Thursday, September 8, 2016

UPDATED Wednesday Ratings - 'Commander-in-Chief Forum' Scores 14.72 Million Viewers; 'American Gothic' Finale Steady

On September 7, 2016, NBC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 1.63 rating - followed by FOX (1.35), CBS (0.97), ABC (0.85) and The CW (0.40).

Furthermore, NBC won in total viewers with 8.798 million viewers - followed by FOX (4.293), CBS (3.730), ABC (2.890) and The CW (1.419).

ABC aired all repeats for the evening.

UPDATE - Commander-in-Chief Forum, America's Got Talent and Big Brother were adjusted up.

NBC (1.63 Rating, 8.798 Million Viewers)
        COMMANDER-IN-CHIEF FORUM (2.4)
        AMERICA'S GOT TALENT (2.0, +0.0)
        RUNNING WILD WITH BEAR GRYLIS (1.2, +0.2)

FOX (1.35 Rating, 4.293 Million Viewers)
        MASTERCHEF (1.3, +0.0)
        MASTERCHEF (1.4, +0.0)

CBS (0.97 Rating, 3.730 Million Viewers)
        BIG BROTHER (1.9, +0.0)
        AMERICAN GOTHIC (0.5, +0.0) SEASON FINALE

ABC (0.85 Rating, 2.890 Million Viewers)
        THE GOLDBERGS (0.9) REPEAT
        THE GOLDBERGS (0.9) REPEAT
        MODERN FAMILY (1.0) REPEAT
        BLACK-ISH (0.8) REPEAT
        MODERN FAMILY (0.8) REPEAT
        THE MIDDLE (0.7) REPEAT

THE CW (0.40 Rating, 1.419 Million Viewers)
        PENN & TELLER: FOOL US (0.4, -0.1)
        WHOSE LINE IS IT ANYWAY? (0.4, +0.0)
        WHOSE LINE IS IT ANYWAY? (0.4) REPEAT


                                          The Final Ratings for Wednesday, September 7 

Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00.
NBC
Commander-in-Chief Forum
2.4
14.721

CBS
Big Brother
1.9
6.142

FOX
MasterChef
1.3
4.342

ABC
The Goldbergs - R
0.9
3.266

The CW
Penn & Teller: Fool Us
0.4
1.537
8:30.
ABC
The Goldbergs - R
0.9
2.917
9:00.
NBC
America’s Got Talent
2.0
10.606

FOX
MasterChef
1.4
4.429

ABC
Modern Family - R
1.0
3.206

CBS
American Gothic (9-11)
0.5
2.547

The CW
Whose Line Is It Anyway?
0.4
1.314
9:30.
ABC
black-ish - R
0.8
2.570

The CW
Whose Line Is It Anyway? - R
0.4
1.253
10:00.
NBC
Running Wild with Bear Grylls
1.2
5.219

ABC
Modern Family - R
0.8
2.633
10:30.
ABC
The Middle - R
0.7
2.422

Average Rating: 1.06
Average Viewership: 4.320


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.