Friday, December 30, 2016

Thursday Cable Ratings - 'College Football,' 'NBA Basketball,' 'Nightwatch,' 'Alone,' 'Chopped,' 'Evil Kin,' 'Top Chef' & More!

On December 29, 2016, ESPN's College Football was the highest rated show on cable with a 1.33 - followed by TNT's NBA Basketball (0.55), A&E's Nightwatch (0.44) and History's Alone (0.41).

College Football was the most viewed program with 4.963 million viewers - followed by Alone (1.732), NBA Basketball (1.612) and ID's Pandora's Box: Unleashing Evil (1.392).


                                                  The Cable Ratings for Thursday, December 29


Show
Network
Time
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
1
College Football
ESPN
9:32 PM
1.33
4.551
2
College Football
ESPN
5:42 PM
1.33
4.963
3
College Football
ESPN
2:00 PM
0.57
2.308
4
NBA Basketball
TNT
8:14 PM
0.55
1.612
5
NBA Basketball
TNT
10:49 PM
0.49
1.266
6
Nightwatch
A&E
10:01 PM
0.44
1.256
7
Alone
History
9:00 PM
0.41
1.732
8
The First 48
A&E
9:00 PM
0.38
1.229
9
Chopped
Food
9:00 PM
0.35
1.295
10
Pandora’s Box: Unleashing Evil
ID
10:00 PM
0.34
1.392
11
Evil Kin
ID
9:00 PM
0.33
1.260
12
Million Dollar Listing Los Angeles
Bravo
9:00 PM
0.32
1.186
13
Top Chef
Bravo
10:00 PM
0.29
0.968
14
The Selection: Special Operations Experiment
History
10:00 PM
0.28
0.860
15
Project Runway: Junior
Lifetime
9:00 PM
0.24
0.985
16
Bad Twin
LMN
8:00 PM
0.24
0.940
17
E! News
E!
7:00 PM
0.22
0.497
18
Project Runway
Lifetime
8:00 PM
0.21
0.993
19
The Last Alaskans
Animal
10:00 PM
0.17
1.052
20
Mysteries at the Museum
Travel
9:00 PM
0.17
0.749
21
Too Fat to Transition
TLC
9:00 PM
0.16
0.670
22
Tiny House Nation: Family Edition
Lifetime
10:02 PM
0.12
0.527
23
Comedy Knockout
TruTV
11:00 PM
0.10
0.233
24
NHL Hockey
NBC Sports
6:56 PM
0.08
0.181
25
The Pizza Show
Viceland
11:30 PM
0.06
0.135
26
Cheap Eats
Cooking
10:00 PM
0.06
0.172
27
IMPACT Wrestling
Pop
8:00 PM
0.06
0.224
28
The Pizza Show
Viceland
11:00 PM
0.05
0.122

No rating information was made immediately available for Viceland's B. Deep.


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.