Friday, December 23, 2016

UPDATED Thursday Ratings - 'Thursday Night Football' Easily Dominates Night; 'The Great American Baking Show' Rises

On December 22, 2016, NBC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 3.30 rating - followed by ABC (1.00), CBS (0.83), FOX (0.50) and The CW (0.20).

Furthermore, NBC won in total viewers with 12.555 million viewers - followed by CBS (4.839), ABC (4.437), FOX (1.898) and The CW (0.743).

CBS and FOX aired all repeats for the evening.

UPDATE - Thursday Night Football was adjusted up. Football Night in America and the repeat of The Great Indoors were adjusted down.

NBC (3.30 Rating, 12.555 Million Viewers)
        FOOTBALL NIGHT IN AMERICA (1.8)
        THURSDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL (5.1)

ABC (1.00 Rating, 4.437 Million Viewers)
        A CHARLIE BROWN CHRISTMAS (1.2) REPEAT
        THE GREAT AMERICAN BAKING SHOW (0.9, +0.1)

CBS (0.83 Rating, 4.839 Million Viewers)
        THE BIG BANG THEORY (1.2) REPEAT
        THE GREAT INDOORS (0.8) REPEAT
        MOM (0.9) REPEAT
        LIFE IN PIECES (0.8) REPEAT
        LIFE IN PIECES (0.7) REPEAT
        LIFE IN PIECES (0.6) REPEAT

FOX (0.50 Rating, 1.898 Million Viewers)
        HELL'S KITCHEN (0.5) REPEAT
        HELL'S KITCHEN (0.5) REPEAT

THE CW (0.20 Rating, 0.743 Million Viewers)
        TERRY CREWS SAVES CHRISTMAS (0.2, -0.1)
        SUPERNATURAL (0.2) REPEAT


                                         The Final Ratings for Thursday, December 22 

Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00.
NBC
Football Night in America
1.8
7.488

CBS
The Big Bang Theory - R
1.2
7.869

ABC
A Charlie Brown Christmas - R
1.2
5.488

FOX
Hell’s Kitchen - R
0.5
1.920

The CW
Terry Crews Saves Christmas
0.2
0.782
8:30.
NBC
Thursday Night Football (8:30-11)
5.1
17.943

CBS
The Great Indoors - R
0.8
4.743
9:00.
ABC
The Great American Baking Show (9-11)
0.9
3.918

CBS
Mom - R
0.9
5.028

FOX
Hell’s Kitchen - R
0.5
1.864

The CW
Supernatural - R
0.2
0.658
9:30.
CBS
Life in Pieces - R
0.8
4.436
10:00.
CBS
Life in Pieces - R
0.7
3.555
10:30.
CBS
Life in Pieces - R
0.6
3.211

Average Rating: 1.10
Average Viewership: 4.922


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.