Saturday, December 31, 2016

UPDATED Friday Ratings - 'Dateline' Tops Night; '20/20' Special on Carrie Fisher & Debbie Reynolds Also Leads

On December 30, 2016, NBC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 0.77 rating - followed by ABC (0.70), CBS (0.57), FOX (0.35) and The CW (0.25).

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 5.098 million viewers - followed by ABC (4.243), NBC (3.849), FOX (1.729) and The CW (0.989).

CBS, FOX and The CW aired all repeats for the evening.

UPDATE - The repeat of iHeartRadio Music Festival was adjusted up.

NBC (0.77 Rating, 3.849 Million Viewers)
        CAUGHT ON CAMERA WITH NICK CANNON (0.5, -0.4)
        DATELINE NBC (0.9, -0.1)

ABC (0.70 Rating, 4.243 Million Viewers)
        LAST MAN STANDING (0.7) REPEAT
        DR. KEN (0.5) REPEAT
        SHARK TANK (0.7) REPEAT
        20/20 (0.8, -0.1)

CBS (0.57 Rating, 5.098 Million Viewers)
        MACGYVER (0.6) REPEAT
        HAWAII FIVE-0 (0.5) REPEAT
        BLUE BLOODS (0.6) REPEAT

FOX (0.35 Rating, 1.729 Million Viewers)
        BONES (0.4) REPEAT
        SLEEPY HOLLOW (0.3) REPEAT

THE CW (0.25 Rating, 0.989 Million Viewers)
        IHEARTRADIO MUSIC FESTIVAL - NIGHT ONE (0.3) REPEAT


                                          The Final Ratings for Friday, December 30 

Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00.
ABC
Last Man Standing - R
0.7
4.696

CBS
MacGyver - R
0.6
4.523

NBC
Caught on Camera with Nick Cannon
0.5
2.767

FOX
Bones - R
0.4
2.086

The CW
iHeartRadio Music Festival (8-10) - R
0.3
0.968
8:30.
ABC
Dr. Ken - R
0.5
3.283
9:00.
NBC
Dateline NBC (9-11)
0.9
4.379

ABC
Shark Tank - R
0.7
3.678

CBS
Hawaii Five-0 - R
0.5
5.250

FOX
Sleepy Hollow - R
0.3
1.328
10:00.
ABC
20|20
0.8
5.107

CBS
Blue Bloods - R
0.6
5.544

Average Rating: 0.57
Average Viewership: 3.634


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.