Friday, March 17, 2017

Thursday Cable Ratings - 'NCAA Tournament,' 'Swamp People,' 'The Loud House,' 'Flip or Flop,' 'Colony,' 'Baskets,' 'Review' & More!

On March 16, 2017, TNT's NCAA Tournament was the highest rated show on cable with a 1.09 - followed by TBS' NCAA Tournament (0.63), History's Swamp People (0.52) and Nickelodeon's The Loud House (0.47).

TNT's NCAA Tournament was the most viewed program with 2.920 million viewers - followed by Swamp People (2.243), The Loud House (2.055) and TBS' NCAA Tournament (2.021).


                                                   The Cable Ratings for Thursday, March 16


Show
Network
Time
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
1
2017 NCAA Basketball Tournament
TNT
6:38 PM
1.09
2.920
2
2017 NCAA Basketball Tournament
TNT
9:27 PM
0.96
2.287
3
2017 NCAA Basketball Tournament
TBS
7:03 PM
0.63
1.760
4
2017 NCAA Basketball Tournament
TBS
4:25 PM
0.62
2.021
5
2017 NCAA Basketball Tournament
TNT
4:05 PM
0.58
1.660
6
Swamp People
History
9:00 PM
0.52
2.243
7
2017 NCAA Basketball Tournament
TBS
10:16 PM
0.50
1.418
8
The Loud House
Nickelodeon
5:00 PM
0.47
2.055
9
House Hunters
HGTV
10:00 PM
0.41
1.837
10
2017 NCAA Basketball Tournament
TruTV
7:18 PM
0.41
1.399
11
Flip or Flop
HGTV
9:00 PM
0.39
1.724
12
House Hunters International
HGTV
10:30 PM
0.39
1.755
13
Braxton Family Values
WE tv
9:00 PM
0.38
1.027
14
2017 NCAA Basketball Tournament
TruTV
9:56 PM
0.37
1.157
15
Beat Bobby Flay
Food
10:00 PM
0.33
1.103
16
60 Days In
A&E
9:00 PM
0.31
0.822
17
2017 NCAA Basketball Tournament
TBS
1:52 PM
0.30
1.011
18
The Daily Show with Trevor Noah
Comedy
11:00 PM
0.30
0.926
19
2017 NCAA Basketball Tournament
TruTV
12:30 PM
0.30
0.942
20
2017 NCAA Basketball Tournament
TruTV
3:17 PM
0.28
0.922
21
Real Detective
ID
10:00 PM
0.28
1.162
22
Hunter Street
Nickelodeon
7:00 PM
0.27
1.342
23
Colony
USA
10:00 PM
0.24
0.783
24
Hustle & Soul
WE tv
10:00 PM
0.24
0.639
25
Cold Case Files
A&E
10:01 PM
0.24
0.836
26
Nick Cannon Presents: Wild ‘n Out
MTV
9:00 PM
0.22
0.416
27
2017 NCAA Basketball Tournament
TNT
1:22 PM
0.21
0.562
28
Gangland Undercover
History
10:03 PM
0.21
0.753
29
Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs: The Series
Cartoon
5:30 PM
0.19
0.811
30
E! News
E!
7:00 PM
0.17
0.470
31
Baskets
FX
10:00 PM
0.17
0.391
32
Review
Comedy
10:00 PM
0.15
0.267
33
2017 Woodies
MTV
11:00 PM
0.14
0.237
34
@Midnight
Comedy
11:31 PM
0.13
0.312
35
Sun Records
CMT
10:00 PM
0.12
0.530
36
Mysteries at the Museum
Travel
9:00 PM
0.12
0.679
37
Watch What Happens Live
Bravo
11:00 PM
0.11
0.355
38
NBA Basketball
NBA TV
7:00 PM
0.11
0.303
39
Mysteries at the Museum
Travel
10:00 PM
0.11
0.611
40
College Wrestling
ESPN
7:00 PM
0.11
0.303
41
The High Court
Comedy
12:01 AM
0.10
0.211
42
The High Court
Comedy
12:16 AM
0.10
0.189
43
IMPACT Wrestling
Pop
8:00 PM
0.10
0.344
44
Vice News Tonight
HBO
7:30 PM
0.09
0.307
45
Idiot Test
GSN
10:30 PM
0.08
0.306
46
Idiot Test
GSN
10:00 PM
0.07
0.277
47
Divided
GSN
9:00 PM
0.07
0.337

No rating information was made immediately available for American Heroes' Murder of a Pharaoh; Cooking's Carnival Eats; Up's Bringing Up Bates & Growing Up McGhee; and Viceland's Desus & Mero.


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.