Monday, December 19, 2016

Friday Cable Ratings - 'Gold Rush,' 'NBA Basketball,' 'Live PD,' 'Married to Medicine,' 'House Hunters,' 'Z Nation' & More!

On December 16, 2016, Discovery's Gold Rush was the highest rated show on cable with a 1.02 - followed by Discovery's Treasure Quest: Snake Island (0.62), ESPN's NBA Basketball (0.45) and A&E's Live PD (0.36).

Gold Rush was the most viewed program with 3.346 million viewers - followed by Treasure Quest: Snake Island (1.988), HGTV's House Hunters International (1.344) and HGTV's House Hunters (1.299).


                                                   The Cable Ratings for Friday, December 16


Show
Network
Time
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
1
Gold Rush
Discovery
9:00 PM
1.02
3.346
2
Treasure Quest: Snake Island
Discovery
10:02 PM
0.62
1.988
3
NBA Basketball
ESPN
10:42 PM
0.45
1.062
4
NBA Basketball
ESPN
8:01 PM
0.44
1.116
5
Live PD
A&E
9:00 PM
0.36
1.192
6
Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives
Food
9:00 PM
0.28
0.898
7
House Hunters International
HGTV
10:30 PM
0.28
1.344
8
Married to Medicine
Bravo
8:00 PM
0.27
0.685
9
House Hunters
HGTV
10:00 PM
0.26
1.299
10
Z Nation
Syfy
9:00 PM
0.25
0.874
11
Truth is Stranger Than Florida
ID
10:00 PM
0.24
0.965
12
Bellator MMA Live
Spike
9:00 PM
0.21
0.643
13
Marriage Boot Camp: Reality Stars
WE tv
9:00 PM
0.20
0.522
14
Wives with Knives
ID
9:00 PM
0.20
0.826
15
Tanked
Animal
10:00 PM
0.18
0.495
16
Paranormal Lockdown
TLC
10:00 PM
0.18
0.518
17
Married to Medicine Houston
Bravo
9:00 PM
0.18
0.465
18
Uncle Grandpa
Cartoon
4:30 PM
0.18
0.854
19
Paranormal Lockdown
TLC
9:00 PM
0.17
0.539
20
True Life
MTV
8:01 PM
0.12
0.215
21
E! News
E!
7:00 PM
0.12
0.343
22
True Life
MTV
7:00 PM
0.12
0.245
23
Kickboxing
Spike
11:12 PM
0.12
0.316
24
NHL Hockey
NBC Sports
7:03 PM
0.11
0.263
25
Rachel Dratch’s Late Night Snack
TruTV
11:30 PM
0.08
0.189
26
Payday
Viceland
9:00 PM
0.07
0.148
27
Texas Flip and Move
DIY
9:00 PM
0.07
0.406
28
Vice News Tonight
HBO
7:30 PM
0.07
0.216
29
It Takes a Killer
Oxygen
11:00 PM
0.06
0.199
30
Secret Life of Predators
NatGeoWild
9:00 PM
0.05
0.174
31
Running For His Life: The Lawrence Phillips Story
Showtime
9:00 PM
0.05
0.165
32
Secret Life of Predators
NatGeoWild
10:00 PM
0.05
0.217

No rating information was made immediately available for Epix's Road to the NHL Outdoor Classic; National Geographic's Apollo 13 to Mars: Critical Situation; and Reelz's Behind the Camera: Mork and Mindy.


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.