Friday, April 28, 2017

Thursday Cable Ratings - 'NFL Draft,' 'NBA Playoffs,' 'Impractical Jokers,' 'Swamp People,' 'Married at First Sight' & More!

On April 27, 2017, ESPN's NFL Draft was the highest rated show on cable with a 2.78 - followed by TNT's NBA Basketball (1.14), NFL Network's NFL Draft (1.04) and NBC Sports' NHL Hockey (0.58).

ESPN's NFL Draft was the most viewed program with 6.681 million viewers - followed by NBA Basketball (3.043), NFL Network's NFL Network (2.528) and History's Swamp People (1.842).


                                                   The Cable Ratings for Thursday, April 27


Show
Network
Time
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
1
2017 NFL Draft
ESPN
8:00 PM
2.78
6.681
2
NBA Basketball
TNT
9:56 PM
1.14
3.043
3
2017 NFL Draft
NFL
8:00 PM
1.04
2.528
4
NBA Basketball
TNT
7:09 PM
0.67
1.885
5
NHL Hockey
NBC Sports
7:34 PM
0.58
1.423
6
Impractical Jokers
TruTV
10:00 PM
0.43
0.784
7
Swamp People
History
9:00 PM
0.38
1.842
8
Fear Thy Neighbor
ID
9:00 PM
0.36
1.127
9
60 Days In
A&E
9:00 PM
0.34
0.863
10
The Daily Show with Trevor Noah
Comedy
11:00 PM
0.32
0.986
11
Married at First Sight
Lifetime
9:00 PM
0.31
1.027
12
Braxton Family Values
WE tv
9:00 PM
0.30
0.856
13
60 Days In
A&E
10:01 PM
0.30
0.806
14
Lip Sync Battle
Spike
10:00 PM
0.28
0.649
15
Flip or Flop Vegas
HGTV
9:00 PM
0.27
1.277
16
House Hunters International
HGTV
10:30 PM
0.25
1.405
17
Conan
TBS
11:00 PM
0.23
0.587
18
House Hunters
HGTV
10:00 PM
0.23
1.481
19
The President Show
Comedy
11:31 PM
0.22
0.639
20
Adventure Time
Cartoon
7:30 PM
0.21
0.898
21
Premier League Soccer
NBC Sports
2:53 PM
0.19
0.425
22
Ben 10
Cartoon
5:00 PM
0.17
0.789
23
Married at First Sight: Second Chances
Lifetime
10:17 PM
0.17
0.608
24
E! News
E!
7:00 PM
0.16
0.375
25
We Bare Bears
Cartoon
7:00 PM
0.16
0.846
26
@Midnight
Comedy
12:01 AM
0.15
0.363
27
Inside the FBI: New York
USA
10:00 PM
0.13
0.484
28
Watch What Happens Live
Bravo
11:00 PM
0.12
0.320
29
E! News
E!
11:02 PM
0.10
0.272
30
Mysteries of the Abandoned
Science
10:04 PM
0.09
0.338
31
Vice News Tonight
HBO
7:31 PM
0.09
0.259
32
Mysteries at the Museum
Travel
9:00 PM
0.09
0.513
33
Impossible Engineering
Science
9:02 PM
0.07
0.311
34
Desus & Mero
Viceland
11:00 PM
0.06
0.098
35
IMPACT Wrestling
Pop
8:00 PM
0.06
0.255
36
Divided
GSN
9:00 PM
0.06
0.356
37
Carnival Eats
Cooking
9:00 PM
0.06
0.169
38
Tiny House, Big Living
DIY
9:00 PM
0.05
0.382
39
MLB Baseball
MLBN
7:10 PM
0.05
0.295

No rating information was made immediately available for Cooking's Farmers' Market Flip; GSN's Idiot Test; Logo's Fire Island; Showtime's Dark Net; Up's Bringing Up Bates; and Viceland's Beerland & Dead Set on Life.


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.