Wednesday, October 5, 2016

UPDATED Tuesday Ratings - NBC Leads 'Vice Presidential Debate' Coverage; 'The Voice' Plummets; 'No Tomorrow' Opens Low

On October 4, 2016, NBC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 1.83 rating - followed by CBS (1.27), ABC (1.20), The CW (0.85) and FOX (0.84).

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 8.727 million viewers - followed by NBC (6.822), ABC (6.713), The CW (2.359) and FOX (2.241).




UPDATE - NCIS and The Flash were adjusted up.

NBC (1.83 Rating, 6.822 Million Viewers)
        THE VOICE (2.0, -1.3)
        VICE PRESIDENTIAL DEBATE (1.9)
        DEBATE ANALYSIS (1.4)

CBS (1.27 Rating, 8.727 Million Viewers)
        NCIS (1.9, -0.2)
        VICE PRESIDENTIAL DEBATE (1.0)
        DEBATE ANALYSIS (0.9)

ABC (1.20 Rating, 6.713 Million Viewers)
        DANCING WITH THE STARS (1.4, +0.1)
        VICE PRESIDENTIAL DEBATE (1.1)
        DEBATE ANALYSIS (0.9)

THE CW (0.85 Rating, 2.359 Million Viewers)
        THE FLASH (1.3) SEASON PREMIERE
        NO TOMORROW (0.5) SERIES PREMIERE

FOX (0.84 Rating, 2.241 Million Viewers)
        BROOKLYN NINE-NINE (1.0, +0.0)
        NEW GIRL (1.0, +0.0)
        VICE PRESIDENTIAL DEBATE (0.7)


                                          The Final Ratings for Tuesday, October 4 

Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00.
NBC
The Voice
2.0
7.925

CBS
NCIS
1.9
14.440

ABC
Dancing With the Stars
1.4
9.115

The CW
The Flash
1.3
3.166

FOX
Brooklyn Nine-Nine
1.0
2.398
8:30.
FOX
New Girl
1.0
2.034
9:00.
NBC
Vice Presidential Debate (9-10:30)
1.9
6.692

ABC
Vice Presidential Debate (9-10:30)
1.1
5.991

CBS
Vice Presidential Debate (9-10:30)
1.0
6.491

FOX
Vice Presidential Debate (9-10:30)
0.7
2.196

The CW
No Tomorrow
0.5
1.514
10:30.
NBC
Debate Analysis
1.4
5.105

ABC
Debate Analysis
0.9
4.576

CBS
Debate Analysis
0.9
4.828

Average Rating: 1.21
Average Viewership: 5.462


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.