Monday, April 3, 2017

Friday Cable Ratings - 'NBA Basketball,' 'Mama June,' 'The Rap Game,' 'Real Time,' 'RuPaul's Drag Race,' 'Live PD' & More!

On March 31, 2017, ESPN's NBA Basketball was the highest rated show on cable with a 0.89 - followed by WE tv's Mama June: From Not to Hot (0.58), Lifetime's The Rap Game (0.47) and HBO's Real Time with Bill Maher (0.46).

NBA Basketball was the most viewed program with 2.213 million viewers - followed by Real Time with Bill Maher (1.675), Mama June: From Not to Hot (1.674) and Discovery's Gold Rush (1.661).


                                                   The Cable Ratings for Friday, March 31


Show
Network
Time
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
1
NBA Basketball
ESPN
10:36 PM
0.89
2.213
2
NBA Basketball
ESPN
8:03 PM
0.61
1.609
3
Mama June: From Not to Hot
WE tv
9:00 PM
0.58
1.674
4
The Rap Game
Lifetime
10:02 PM
0.47
1.181
5
Real Time with Bill Maher
HBO
10:00 PM
0.46
1.675
6
Gold Rush
Discovery
9:00 PM
0.44
1.661
7
Live PD
A&E
9:00 PM
0.42
1.310
8
RuPaul’s Drag Race
VH1
8:00 PM
0.40
0.754
9
Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives
Food
9:00 PM
0.39
1.266
10
Bellator MMA Live
Spike
9:00 PM
0.38
0.907
11
Bring It!
Lifetime
9:00 PM
0.38
1.032
12
Teen Titans Go!
Cartoon
6:00 PM
0.26
1.003
13
The Powerpuff Girls
Cartoon
7:45 PM
0.25
0.886
14
The Pop Game
Lifetime
11:06 PM
0.22
0.563
15
Hunter Street
Nickelodeon
7:00 PM
0.22
1.190
16
Tangled: The Series
Disney
7:30 PM
0.22
1.047
17
Ridiculousness
MTV
8:00 PM
0.21
0.443
18
Rank the Prank
Nickelodeon
7:30 PM
0.21
0.924
19
Bunk’d
Disney
6:00 PM
0.19
1.111
20
VICE
HBO
11:00 PM
0.16
0.438
21
Dr. Miami
WE tv
10:05 PM
0.16
0.492
22
Greatest Ever
TruTV
11:30 PM
0.15
0.357
23
A Haunting
TLC
9:00 PM
0.13
0.423
24
VICE
HBO
7:30 PM
0.12
0.279
25
Ghost Brothers
TLC
10:00 PM
0.11
0.419
26
Animals
HBO
11:31 PM
0.11
0.228
27
Major League Soccer
FS1
9:58 PM
0.11
0.224
28
ELeague
TBS
10:00 PM
0.10
0.200
29
E! News
E!
7:00 PM
0.09
0.269
30
It Takes a Killer
Oxygen
11:00 PM
0.06
0.252
31
Major League Soccer
FS1
7:30 PM
0.05
0.113
32
Tattoo Age
Viceland
9:00 PM
0.04
0.101
33
Cesar Millan’s Dog Nation
NatGeoWild
9:00 PM
0.04
0.186

No rating information was made immediately available for CMT's Hometown Heroes; NatGeoWild's Pet Talk; Reelz's Rock Hudson's Will; Showtime's Disgraced; and Starz's Robert Klein Still Can't Stop His Leg.


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.