Thursday, April 27, 2017

UPDATED Wednesday Ratings - 'Empire' Drops Again; 'Designated Survivor' Rises; 'Arrow' and 'Blindspot' Steady

On April 26, 2017, FOX won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 1.45 rating - followed by CBS (1.27), ABC (1.20), NBC (1.07) and The CW (0.40).

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 6.593 million viewers - followed by NBC (5.327), FOX (4.765), ABC (4.748) and The CW (1.215).




UPDATE - Survivor and black-ish were adjusted up.

FOX (1.45 Rating, 4.765 Million Viewers)
        SHOTS FIRED (0.8, +0.0)
        EMPIRE (2.1, -0.2)

CBS (1.27 Rating, 6.593 Million Viewers)
        SURVIVOR: GAME CHANGERS (1.8, +0.1)
        CRIMINAL MINDS (1.3, +0.0)
        CRIMINAL MINDS: BEYOND BORDERS (0.8, +0.0)

ABC (1.20 Rating, 4.748 Million Viewers)
        THE GOLDBERGS (1.4, -0.2)
        SPEECHLESS (1.2, -0.2)
        BLACK-ISH (1.2, -0.1)
        BLACK-ISH (1.3, +0.0)
        DESIGNATED SURVIVOR (1.1, +0.1)

NBC (1.07 Rating, 5.327 Million Viewers)
        BLINDSPOT (0.9, +0.0)
        LAW & ORDER: SVU (1.1, -0.1)
        CHICAGO P.D. (1.2, -0.1)

THE CW (0.40 Rating, 1.215 Million Viewers)
        ARROW (0.5, +0.0)
        THE 100 (0.3, +0.0)


                                          The Final Ratings for Wednesday, April 26 

Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00.
CBS
Survivor: Game Changers
1.8
8.493

ABC
The Goldbergs
1.4
5.227

NBC
Blindspot
0.9
4.327

FOX
Shots Fired
0.8
3.326

The CW
Arrow
0.5
1.363
8:30.
ABC
Speechless
1.2
4.454
9:00.
FOX
Empire
2.1
6.313

CBS
Criminal Minds
1.3
6.907

ABC
black-ish
1.2
4.421

NBC
Law & Order: SVU
1.1
5.217

The CW
The 100
0.3
0.812
9:30.
ABC
black-ish
1.3
4.218
10:00.
NBC
Chicago P.D.
1.2
6.270

ABC
Designated Survivor
1.1
5.109

CBS
Criminal Minds: Beyond Borders
0.8
4.564

Average Rating: 1.13
Average Viewership: 4.735


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.