Thursday, October 13, 2016

UPDATED Wednesday Ratings - 'Lethal Weapon,' 'black-ish' and 'Criminal Minds' Rise; 'The Goldbergs,' 'SVU' and 'Arrow' Steady

On October 12, 2016, FOX won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 2.65 rating - followed by ABC (1.83), CBS (1.60), NBC (1.30) and The CW (0.50).

Furthermore, FOX won in total viewers with 7.995 million viewers - followed by CBS (7.786), ABC (6.623), NBC (5.758) and The CW (1.533).




UPDATE - Empire and The Goldbergs were adjusted up.

FOX (2.65 Rating, 7.995 Million Viewers)
        LETHAL WEAPON (1.9, +0.2)
        EMPIRE (3.5, +0.1)

ABC (1.83 Rating, 6.623 Million Viewers)
        THE GOLDBERGS (1.9, +0.1)
        SPEECHLESS (1.8, +0.0)
        MODERN FAMILY (2.4, +0.2)
        BLACK-ISH (1.8, +0.3)
        DESIGNATED SURVIVOR (1.6, +0.0)

CBS (1.60 Rating, 7.786 Million Viewers)
        SURVIVOR: MILLENNIALS VS. GEN X (2.0, +0.1)
        CRIMINAL MINDS (1.7, +0.3)
        CODE BLACK (1.1, +0.1)

NBC (1.30 Rating, 5.758 Million Viewers)
        BLINDSPOT (1.1, -0.2)
        LAW & ORDER: SVU (1.4, +0.0)
        CHICAGO P.D. (1.4, +0.0)

THE CW (0.50 Rating, 1.533 Million Viewers)
        ARROW (0.7, +0.0)
        FREQUENCY (0.3, -0.1)


                                         The Final Ratings for Wednesday, October 12 

Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00.
CBS
Survivor: Millennials vs. Gen X
2.0
9.058

FOX
Lethal Weapon
1.9
6.835

ABC
The Goldbergs
1.9
6.467

NBC
Blindspot
1.1
5.533

The CW
Arrow
0.7
1.936
8:30.
ABC
Speechless
1.8
6.025
9:00.
FOX
Empire
3.5
9.266

ABC
Modern Family
2.4
7.500

CBS
Criminal Minds
1.7
8.401

NBC
Law & Order: SVU
1.4
5.878

The CW
Frequency
0.3
1.080
9:30.
ABC
black-ish
1.8
5.838
10:00.
ABC
Designated Survivor
1.6
6.995

NBC
Chicago P.D.
1.4
6.154

CBS
Code Black
1.1
5.993

Average Rating: 1.64
Average Viewership: 6.197


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.