Thursday, November 17, 2016

UPDATED Wednesday Ratings - 'Empire,' 'black-ish,' 'Criminal Minds' & 'Blindspot' Tick Up; 'Survivor' & 'The Goldbergs' Dip

On November 16, 2016, FOX won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 2.40 rating - followed by ABC (1.60), CBS (1.37), NBC (1.17) and The CW (0.50).

Furthermore, FOX won in total viewers with 7.489 million viewers - followed by CBS (7.233), ABC (5.995), NBC (5.730) and The CW (1.439).



UPDATE - The Goldbergs and Speechless were adjusted up. black-ish was adjusted down.

FOX (2.40 Rating, 7.489 Million Viewers)
        LETHAL WEAPON (1.7, -0.1)
        EMPIRE (3.1, +0.2)

ABC (1.60 Rating, 5.995 Million Viewers)
        THE GOLDBERGS (1.9, -0.1)
        SPEECHLESS (1.7, +0.0)
        MODERN FAMILY (2.2, -0.1)
        BLACK-ISH (1.5, +0.0)
        DESIGNATED SURVIVOR (1.2, +0.0)

CBS (1.37 Rating, 7.233 Million Viewers)
        SURVIVOR: MILLENNIALS VS. GEN X (1.8, -0.1)
        CRIMINAL MINDS (1.4, +0.1)
        CODE BLACK (0.9, +0.0)

NBC (1.17 Rating, 5.730 Million Viewers)
        BLINDSPOT (1.1, +0.1)
        CHICAGO P.D. (1.1, -0.2)
        CHICAGO P.D. (1.3, +0.0)

THE CW (0.50 Rating, 1.439 Million Viewers)
        ARROW (0.7, +0.0)
        FREQUENCY (0.3, +0.0)


                                        The Final Ratings for Wednesday, November 16 

Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00.
ABC
The Goldbergs
1.9
6.453

CBS
Survivor: Millennials vs. Gen X
1.8
8.486

FOX
Lethal Weapon
1.7
6.604

NBC
Blindspot
1.1
4.999

The CW
Arrow
0.7
1.860
8:30.
ABC
Speechless
1.7
5.722
9:00.
FOX
Empire
3.1
8.389

ABC
Modern Family
2.2
7.328

CBS
Criminal Minds
1.4
7.616

NBC
Chicago P.D. (9-11)
1.2
6.112

The CW
Frequency
0.3
0.973
9:30.
ABC
black-ish
1.5
5.523
10:00.
ABC
Designated Survivor
1.2
5.524

CBS
Code Black
0.9
5.678

Average Rating: 1.48
Average Viewership: 5.805


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.