Thursday, September 15, 2016

UPDATED Wednesday Ratings - 'America's Got Talent' Ends Strong; 'Blindspot' Returns Up; 'Big Brother' Dips

On September 14, 2016, NBC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 2.37 rating - followed by FOX (1.40), CBS (1.00), ABC (0.77) and The CW (0.35).

Furthermore, NBC won in total viewers with 11.853 million viewers - followed by CBS (4.390), FOX (4.257), ABC (2.711) and The CW (1.186).

ABC aired all repeats for the evening.

UPDATE - Big Brother and the repeat of Fresh Off the Boat were adjusted up. Blindspot was adjusted down.

NBC (2.37 Rating, 11.853 Million Viewers)
        AMERICA'S GOT TALENT (2.8, +0.8) SEASON FINALE
        BLINDSPOT (1.5) SEASON PREMIERE

FOX (1.40 Rating, 4.257 Million Viewers)
        MASTERCHEF (1.3, +0.0)
        MASTERCHEF (1.5, +0.1) SEASON FINALE

CBS (1.00 Rating, 4.390 Million Viewers)
        BIG BROTHER (1.8, -0.1)
        CRIMINAL MINDS (0.7) REPEAT
        CODE BLACK (0.6) REPEAT

ABC (0.77 Rating, 2.711 Million Viewers)
        THE GOLDBERGS (0.7) REPEAT
        THE GOLDBERGS (0.8) REPEAT
        MODERN FAMILY (0.9) REPEAT
        BLACK-ISH (0.8) REPEAT
        MODERN FAMILY (0.8) REPEAT
        FRESH OFF THE BOAT (0.7) REPEAT

THE CW (0.35 Rating, 1.186 Million Viewers)
        PENN & TELLER: FOOL US (0.4, +0.0)
        WHOSE LINE IS IT ANYWAY? (0.3, -0.1)
        WHOSE LINE IS IT ANYWAY? (0.3) REPEAT


                                         The Final Ratings for Wednesday, September 14 

Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00.
NBC
America’s Got Talent (8-10)
2.8
14.412

CBS
Big Brother
1.8
6.112

FOX
MasterChef
1.3
4.087

ABC
The Goldbergs - R
0.7
3.064

The CW
Penn & Teller: Fool Us
0.4
1.379
8:30.
ABC
The Goldbergs - R
0.8
2.795
9:00.
FOX
MasterChef
1.5
4.641

ABC
Modern Family - R
0.9
2.885

CBS
Criminal Minds - R
0.7
3.338

The CW
Whose Line Is It Anyway?
0.3
1.111
9:30.
ABC
black-ish - R
0.8
2.541

The CW
Whose Line Is It Anyway? - R
0.3
0.882
10:00.
NBC
Blindspot
1.5
7.098

ABC
Modern Family - R
0.8
2.681

CBS
Code Black - R
0.6
3.854
10:30.
ABC
Fresh Off the Boat - R
0.7
2.228

Average Rating: 0.99
Average Viewership: 3.944


NOTE: For the 2016-17 broadcast season, a 1.0 rating in the Adults 18-49 demographic is equal to 1.2832 total million viewers. A18-49 is the rating most commonly reported and helps determine ad rates but is not the sole explanation for whether a show will be renewed or cancelled.