Thursday, March 2, 2017

UPDATED Wednesday Ratings - Three-Part 'Chicago' Crossover Event Dominates; 'Criminal Minds' and 'Star' Dip

On March 1, 2017, NBC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 1.77 rating - followed by CBS (1.03), ABC (1.02), FOX (0.90) and The CW (0.50).

Furthermore, NBC won in total viewers with 9.133 million viewers - followed by CBS (5.127), ABC (3.444), FOX (3.348) and The CW (1.313).




UPDATE - The Goldbergs and Criminal Minds were adjusted up.

NBC (1.77 Rating, 9.133 Million Viewers)
        CHICAGO FIRE (1.7, +0.1)
        CHICAGO P.D. (1.9, +0.6)
        CHICAGO JUSTICE (1.7) SERIES PREMIERE

CBS (1.03 Rating, 5.127 Million Viewers)
        HUNTED (1.2, +0.0) SEASON FINALE
        CRIMINAL MINDS (1.3, +0.0)
        BULL (0.7) REPEAT

ABC (1.02 Rating, 3.444 Million Viewers)
        THE GOLDBERGS (1.8, +0.0)
        MODERN FAMILY (2.0, +0.0)
        WHEN WE RISE (0.6, -0.1)

FOX (0.90 Rating, 3.348 Million Viewers)
        LETHAL WEAPON (0.7) REPEAT
        STAR (1.1, -0.1)

THE CW (0.50 Rating, 1.313 Million Viewers)
        ARROW (0.6, +0.1)
        THE 100 (0.4, +0.0)


                                          The Final Ratings for Wednesday, March 1 

Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00.
ABC
The Goldbergs
1.8
6.169

NBC
Chicago Fire
1.7
9.013

CBS
Hunted
1.2
4.789

FOX
Lethal Weapon - R
0.7
3.362

The CW
Arrow
0.6
1.602
8:30.
ABC
Modern Family
2.0
6.414
9:00.
NBC
Chicago P.D.
1.9
9.586

CBS
Criminal Minds
1.3
6.540

FOX
Star
1.1
3.363

ABC
When We Rise (9-11)
0.6
2.018

The CW
The 100
0.4
1.023
10:00.
NBC
Chicago Justice
1.7
8.732

CBS
Bull - R
0.7
4.048

Average Rating: 1.21
Average Viewership: 5.128


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.