Tuesday, December 27, 2016

Friday Cable Ratings - 'College Football,' 'Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives,' 'Truth Is Stranger Than Florida,' 'NBA Basketball' & More!

On December 23, 2016, ESPN's College Football was the highest rated show on cable with a 0.60 - followed by Food's Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives (0.31), ID's Truth is Stranger Than Florida (0.28) and Bravo's Married to Medicine (0.26).

College Football was the most viewed program with 2.512 million viewers - followed by Truth is Stranger Than Florida (1.078), Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives (0.983) and Married to Medicine (0.690).


                                                  The Cable Ratings for Friday, December 23


Show
Network
Time
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
1
College Football
ESPN
8:10 PM
0.60
2.512
2
College Football
ESPN
4:30 PM
0.59
2.341
3
College Football
ESPN
1:00 PM
0.37
1.371
4
Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives
Food
9:00 PM
0.31
0.983
5
Truth is Stranger Than Florida
ID
10:00 PM
0.28
1.078
6
Married to Medicine
Bravo
8:00 PM
0.26
0.690
7
Paranormal Lockdown
TLC
9:00 PM
0.18
0.558
8
Treehouse Masters
Animal
10:00 PM
0.15
0.610
9
Married to Medicine Houston
Bravo
9:00 PM
0.15
0.431
10
Alaska Haunting: Dead of Winter
TLC
10:00 PM
0.12
0.463
11
NBA Basketball
NBA TV
7:30 PM
0.11
0.387
12
Rachel Dratch’s Late Night Snack
TruTV
11:30 PM
0.11
0.259
13
NBA Basketball
NBA TV
10:30 PM
0.09
0.341
14
Payday
Viceland
9:00 PM
0.07
0.119
15
It Takes a Killer
Oxygen
11:00 PM
0.06
0.243
16
Vice News Tonight
HBO
7:31 PM
0.06
0.225
17
Polar World
NatGeoWild
9:00 PM
0.04
0.226
18
Wildlife Below Zero
NatGeoWild
8:00 PM
0.04
0.223

No rating information was made immediately available for Epix's Road to the NHL Outdoor Classic.


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.