Thursday, April 13, 2017

UPDATED Wednesday Ratings - 'Survivor' Steady; 'Designated Survivor' Dips; 'Empire' & 'Criminal Minds: Beyond Borders' Rise

On April 12, 2017, FOX won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 1.60 rating - followed by CBS (1.13), ABC (1.00), NBC (0.80) and The CW (0.20).

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 6.352 million viewers - followed by FOX (5.099), ABC (4.345), NBC (4.084) and The CW (0.815).

NBC and The CW aired all repeats for the evening.


UPDATE - Designated Survivor and the repeats of The Goldbergs, Speechless, Modern Family and black-ish were adjusted down.

FOX (1.60 Rating, 5.099 Million Viewers)
        SHOTS FIRED (0.9, -0.1)
        EMPIRE (2.3, +0.1)

CBS (1.13 Rating, 6.352 Million Viewers)
        SURVIVOR: GAME CHANGERS (1.7, +0.0)
        CRIMINAL MINDS: BEYOND BORDERS (0.9, +0.2)
        CRIMINAL MINDS: BEYOND BORDERS (0.8, +0.1)

ABC (1.00 Rating, 4.345 Million Viewers)
        THE GOLDBERGS (0.8) REPEAT
        SPEECHLESS (0.8) REPEAT
        MODERN FAMILY (0.9) REPEAT
        BLACK-ISH (0.8) REPEAT
        DESIGNATED SURVIVOR (0.9, -0.2)

NBC (0.80 Rating, 4.084 Million Viewers)
        LAW & ORDER: SVU (0.8) REPEAT
        LAW & ORDER: SVU (0.8) REPEAT
        CHICAGO P.D. (0.8) REPEAT

THE CW (0.20 Rating, 0.815 Million Viewers)
        ARROW (0.2) REPEAT
        WHOSE LINE IS IT ANYWAY? (0.2) REPEAT
        WHOSE LINE IS IT ANYWAY? (0.2) REPEAT


                                         The Final Ratings for Wednesday, April 12 

Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00.
CBS
Survivor: Game Changers
1.7
8.314

FOX
Shots Fired
0.9
3.601

NBC
Law & Order: SVU - R
0.8
4.114

ABC
The Goldbergs - R
0.8
3.619

The CW
Arrow - R
0.2
0.668
8:30.
ABC
Speechless - R
0.8
3.129
9:00.
FOX
Empire
2.3
6.585

CBS
Criminal Minds: Beyond Borders
0.9
5.735

ABC
Modern Family - R
0.9
3.512

NBC
Law & Order: SVU - R
0.8
4.108

The CW
Whose Line Is It Anyway? - R
0.2
0.660
9:30.
ABC
black-ish - R
0.8
3.073

The CW
Whose Line Is It Anyway? - R
0.2
0.764
10:00.
ABC
Designated Survivor
0.9
4.824

CBS
Criminal Minds: Beyond Borders
0.8
4.917

NBC
Chicago P.D. - R
0.8
3.945

Average Rating: 0.86
Average Viewership: 3.848


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.