Monday, December 12, 2016

UPDATED Sunday Ratings - 'Sunday Night Football' Dominates the Night; 'Family Guy' and 'Madam Secretary' Drop

On December 11, 2016, NBC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 6.18 rating - followed by FOX (2.57), ABC (1.33) and CBS (0.83).

Furthermore, NBC won in total viewers with 19.176 million viewers - followed by CBS (7.791), FOX (7.232) and ABC (5.497).




UPDATE - Sunday Night Football and The OT were adjusted up. Football Night in America, NFL Football Overrun, The Simpsons, Son of Zorn, The Last Man on Earth and 60 Minutes were adjusted down.

NBC (6.18 Rating, 19.176 Million Viewers)
        FOOTBALL NIGHT IN AMERICA (1.8)
        FOOTBALL NIGHT IN AMERICA (4.0)
        SUNDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL (8.7)

FOX (2.57 Rating, 7.232 Million Viewers)
        NFL FOOTBALL OVERRUN (5.0)
        THE OT (3.9)
        THE SIMPSONS (2.3, -0.1)
        SON OF ZORN (1.2, -0.1)
        FAMILY GUY (1.4, -0.2)
        THE LAST MAN ON EARTH (0.9, -0.2)

ABC (1.33 Rating, 5.497 Million Viewers)
        AMERICA'S FUNNIEST HOME VIDEOS (1.0, +0.0)
        FROZEN (1.7) REPEAT
        THE MAKING OF FROZEN: A RETURN TO ARENDELLE (0.9)

CBS (0.83 Rating, 7.791 Million Viewers)
        60 MINUTES (1.2, -0.2)
        THE DICK VAN DYKE SHOW (0.7)
        MADAM SECRETARY (0.7, -0.3)
        ELEMENTARY (0.6, -0.1)


                                          The Final Ratings for Sunday, December 11 

Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
7:00.
FOX
NFL Football Overrun
5.0
15.406

CBS
60 Minutes
1.2
11.132

ABC
America’s Funniest Home Videos
1.0
5.545
7:30.
FOX
The OT
3.9
11.894

NBC
Football Night in America
1.8
5.681
8:00.
NBC
Football Night in America
4.0
12.914

FOX
The Simpsons
2.3
5.596

ABC
Frozen (8-10) - R
1.7
6.564

CBS
The Dick Van Dyke Show - Now in Color
0.7
7.046
8:30.
NBC
Sunday Night Football (8:30-11)
8.7
26.499

FOX
Son of Zorn
1.2
2.876
9:00.
FOX
Family Guy
1.4
3.047

CBS
Madam Secretary
0.7
7.821
9:30.
FOX
The Last Man on Earth
0.9
2.213
10:00.
ABC
The Making of Frozen
0.9
3.273

CBS
Elementary
0.6
4.730

Average Rating: 2.25
Average Viewership: 8.265


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.