Friday, April 21, 2017

UPDATED Thursday Ratings - 'Scandal' Steady; 'The Blacklist' Dips in Return; 'The Amazing Race' and 'Superstore' Rise

On April 20, 2017, CBS won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 0.95 rating - followed by ABC (0.83), NBC (0.82), FOX (0.80) and The CW (0.20).

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 5.084 million viewers - followed by NBC (4.101), ABC (3.800), FOX (2.702) and The CW (0.622).




UPDATE - There were no adjustments to any of the preliminary ratings.

CBS (0.95 Rating, 5.084 Million Viewers)
        THE BIG BANG THEORY (1.3) REPEAT
        THE GREAT INDOORS (1.0) REPEAT
        THE AMAZING RACE (0.9, +0.1)
        THE AMAZING RACE (0.8, +0.0)

ABC (0.83 Rating, 3.800 Million Viewers)
        SCANDAL (0.6) REPEAT
        SCANDAL (1.3, +0.0)
        THE CATCH (0.6, -0.1)

NBC (0.82 Rating, 4.101 Million Viewers)
        SUPERSTORE (0.9, +0.1)
        POWERLESS (0.6, +0.0)
        THE BLACKLIST (0.9, +0.0)
        THE BLACKLIST (0.8, -0.1)

FOX (0.80 Rating, 2.702 Million Viewers)
        MASTERCHEF JUNIOR (1.0, +0.1)
        KICKING & SCREAMING (0.6, +0.1)

THE CW (0.20 Rating, 0.622 Million Viewers)
        SUPERNATURAL (0.2) REPEAT
        H1Z1: FIGHT FOR THE CROWN (0.2)


                                           The Final Ratings for Thursday, April 20 

Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00.
CBS
The Big Bang Theory - R
1.3
8.454

FOX
MasterChef Junior
1.0
3.585

NBC
Superstore
0.9
3.145

ABC
Scandal - R
0.6
3.236

The CW
Supernatural - R
0.2
0.805
8:30.
CBS
The Great Indoors - R
1.0
5.473

NBC
Powerless
0.6
2.031
9:00.
ABC
Scandal
1.3
5.105

NBC
The Blacklist
0.9
4.875

CBS
The Amazing Race
0.9
4.398

FOX
Kicking & Screaming
0.6
1.786

The CW
H1Z1: Fight for the Crown
0.2
0.378
10:00.
NBC
The Blacklist
0.8
4.901

CBS
The Amazing Race
0.8
3.838

ABC
The Catch
0.6
2.981

Average Rating: 0.78
Average Viewership: 3.666


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.