Wednesday, October 5, 2016

Tuesday Cable Ratings - 'MLB Baseball,' 'Vice Presidential Debate,' 'Hip Hop Awards,' 'WWE SmackDown,' 'Below Deck' & More!

On October 4, 2016, TBS' MLB Baseball was the highest rated show on cable with a 1.36 - followed by CNN's VP Debate (1.15), Fox News' VP Debate (0.90) and BET's 2016 Hip Hop Awards (0.78).

Fox News' VP Debate was the most viewed program with 6.116 million viewers - followed by MLB Baseball (4.195), CNN's VP Debate (4.169) and MSNBC's VP Debate (3.135).


                                                   The Cable Ratings for Tuesday, October 4


Show
Network
Time
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
1
MLB Baseball
TBS
8:00 PM
1.36
4.195
2
Vice Presidential Debate
CNN
9:03 PM
1.15
4.169
3
Vice Presidential Debate
Fox News
9:03 PM
0.90
6.116
4
2016 Hip Hop Awards
BET
8:00 PM
0.78
1.643
5
WWE SmackDown!
USA
8:00 PM
0.71
2.316
6
Chrisley Knows Best
USA
10:00 PM
0.61
1.711
7
Below Deck
Bravo
9:00 PM
0.58
1.410
8
Vice Presidential Debate
MSNBC
9:04 PM
0.58
3.135
9
If Loving You Is Wrong
OWN
9:00 PM
0.57
2.063
10
NBA Basketball
ESPN
10:32 PM
0.51
1.202
11
House Hunters
HGTV
10:00 PM
0.48
2.062
12
Tosh.0
Comedy
10:00 PM
0.47
0.836
13
House Hunters International
HGTV
10:30 PM
0.47
1.968
14
Ink Master
Spike
10:00 PM
0.46
1.041
15
Forged in Fire
History
9:00 PM
0.46
1.234
16
Atlanta
FX
10:00 PM
0.40
0.827
17
The Daily Show with Trevor Noah
Comedy
11:00 PM
0.38
0.934
18
Married at First Sight
A&E
8:45 PM
0.32
0.890
19
Dance Moms
Lifetime
9:00 PM
0.32
0.919
20
Counting On
TLC
8:00 PM
0.32
0.939
21
Drunk History
Comedy
10:30 PM
0.30
0.531
22
NBA Basketball
ESPN
8:00 PM
0.29
0.770
23
Chopped Junior
Food
8:00 PM
0.29
0.856
24
Taking Fire
Discovery
10:00 PM
0.29
0.770
25
Deadliest Catch: Dungeon Cove
Discovery
9:00 PM
0.28
0.955
26
Swamp Murders
ID
10:00 PM
0.27
1.125
27
Cry Wolfe
ID
9:30 PM
0.26
1.085
28
Adam Ruins Everything
TruTV
10:00 PM
0.25
0.503
29
Bad Girls Club: Social Disruption
Oxygen
8:00 PM
0.24
0.481
30
Regular Show
Cartoon
8:00 PM
0.23
0.952
31
Cry Wolfe
ID
9:00 PM
0.23
1.036
32
@Midnight
Comedy
11:36 PM
0.22
0.406
33
Star Plates
Food
11:00 PM
0.22
0.602
34
Born This Way
A&E
10:01 PM
0.22
0.671
35
Conan
TBS
12:31 AM
0.20
0.496
36
Aftermath
Syfy
10:00 PM
0.19
0.755
37
Married at First Sight
FYI
8:45 PM
0.17
0.448
38
E! News
E!
7:00 PM
0.17
0.428
39
2016 Hip Hop Awards
MTV
8:00 PM
0.17
0.337
40
Best Friends Whenever
Disney
9:00 PM
0.16
1.053
41
Sweet 15: Quinceañera
TLC
9:00 PM
0.15
0.472
42
The Meltdown with Jonah and Kumail
Comedy
12:06 AM
0.14
0.251
43
You Can Do Better
TruTV
10:30 PM
0.14
0.262
44
Bizarre Foods: Delicious Destinations
Travel
9:30 PM
0.14
0.535
45
Watch What Happens Live
Bravo
11:00 PM
0.13
0.405
46
Halt and Catch Fire
AMC
10:00 PM
0.13
0.366
47
Bizarre Foods: Delicious Destinations
Travel
9:00 PM
0.12
0.457
48
Beyond Bitchin’ Rides
Velocity
9:00 PM
0.09
0.220
49
Strut
Oxygen
9:00 PM
0.08
0.184

No rating information was made immediately available for American Heroes' Hatfields vs. McCoys; Cooking's MasterChef Canada & Sugar Showdown; El Rey's From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series; Science's NASA's Unexplained Files; Showtime's 60 Minutes Sports, Inside the NFL & A Season with Florida State Football; and Viceland's Black Market: Dispatches & Football in Virtual Reality.


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.