Saturday, May 13, 2017

UPDATED Friday Ratings - 'Hawaii Five-0' Finale Ticks Up; 'The Originals' and 'Reign' Also Rise; 'Shark Tank' Dips

On May 12, 2017, CBS won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 0.83 rating - followed by NBC (0.77), ABC (0.63), The CW (0.35) and FOX (0.30).

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 6.144 million viewers - followed by NBC (3.843), ABC (3.212), FOX (1.356) and The CW (1.170).

FOX aired all repeats for the evening.


UPDATE - Shark Tank and 48 Hours: NCIS were adjusted up. The Originals and Reign were adjusted down.

CBS (0.83 Rating, 6.144 Million Viewers)
        UNDERCOVER BOSS (0.9, +0.2)
        HAWAII FIVE-0 (1.0, +0.1) SEASON FINALE
        48 HOURS: NCIS (0.7, +0.1)

NBC (0.77 Rating, 3.843 Million Viewers)
        FIRST DATES (0.7, +0.0)
        DATELINE NBC (0.8, +0.0)

ABC (0.63 Rating, 3.212 Million Viewers)
        THE TOY BOX (0.5, -0.1)
        SHARK TANK (0.9, -0.1) SEASON FINALE
        20/20 (0.6, -0.3)

THE CW (0.35 Rating, 1.170 Million Viewers)
        THE ORIGINALS (0.3, +0.0)
        REIGN (0.2, +0.0)

FOX (0.30 Rating, 1.356 Million Viewers)
        LUCIFER (0.3) REPEAT
        LETHAL WEAPON (0.3) REPEAT


                                             The Final Ratings for Friday, May 12 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00.
CBS
Undercover Boss
0.9
5.471

NBC
First Dates
0.7
3.338

ABC
The Toy Box
0.5
2.332

FOX
Lucifer - R
0.3
1.305

The CW
The Originals
0.3
0.846
9:00.
CBS
Hawaii Five-0
1.0
8.221

ABC
Shark Tank
0.9
4.013

NBC
Dateline NBC (9-11)
0.8
4.141

FOX
Lethal Weapon - R
0.3
1.319

The CW
Reign
0.2
0.756
10:00.
CBS
48 Hours: NCIS
0.7
4.969

ABC
20|20
0.6
3.239

Average Rating: 0.60
Average Viewership: 3.329


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.