Friday, May 12, 2017

Thursday Cable Ratings - 'NBA Playoffs,' 'Impractical Jokers,' 'Swamp People,' '60 Days In,' 'Lip Sync Battle' & More!

On May 11, 2017, ESPN's NBA Basketball was the highest rated show on cable with a 1.56 - followed by TruTV's Impractical Jokers (0.48), History's Swamp People (0.39) and A&E's 60 Days In (0.37).

NBA Basketball was the most viewed program with 4.181 million viewers - followed by Swamp People (1.755), HGTV's House Hunters International (1.516) and HGTV's House Hunters (1.469).


                                                   The Cable Ratings for Thursday, May 11


Show
Network
Time
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
1
NBA Basketball
ESPN
8:00 PM
1.56
4.181
2
Impractical Jokers
TruTV
10:00 PM
0.48
0.935
3
Swamp People
History
9:00 PM
0.39
1.755
4
60 Days In
A&E
9:00 PM
0.37
0.888
5
Impractical Jokers
TruTV
11:00 PM
0.35
0.642
6
Braxton Family Values
WE tv
9:00 PM
0.33
0.866
7
The Daily Show with Trevor Noah
Comedy
11:00 PM
0.32
1.079
8
Lip Sync Battle
Spike
10:00 PM
0.31
0.663
9
Married at First Sight
Lifetime
9:00 PM
0.31
0.946
10
Flip or Flop Vegas
HGTV
9:00 PM
0.29
1.334
11
House Hunters
HGTV
10:00 PM
0.28
1.469
12
House Hunters International
HGTV
10:30 PM
0.28
1.516
13
Steven Universe
Cartoon
7:00 PM
0.27
1.135
14
Fear Thy Neighbor
ID
9:00 PM
0.27
0.996
15
Beat Bobby Flay
Food
10:00 PM
0.27
0.816
16
Evil Stepmothers
ID
10:00 PM
0.26
0.936
17
Conan
TBS
11:00 PM
0.26
0.644
18
House Hunters
HGTV
8:00 PM
0.20
1.049
19
Inside the FBI: New York
USA
10:00 PM
0.18
0.526
20
E! News
E!
7:00 PM
0.17
0.411
21
The President Show
Comedy
11:31 PM
0.16
0.566
22
Married at First Sight: Second Chances
Lifetime
10:17 PM
0.16
0.496
23
Secrets of My Stepdaughter
LMN
8:00 PM
0.15
0.617
24
Second Wives Club
E!
9:00 PM
0.15
0.318
25
Watch What Happens Live
Bravo
11:00 PM
0.13
0.430
26
Mysteries at the Museum
Travel
9:00 PM
0.11
0.538
27
American Race
TNT
10:00 PM
0.10
0.271
28
@Midnight
Comedy
12:01 AM
0.10
0.266
29
Vice News Tonight
HBO
7:31 PM
0.09
0.241
30
Mysteries of the Abandoned
Science
10:04 PM
0.08
0.292
31
E! News
E!
11:00 PM
0.08
0.260
32
Idiot Test
GSN
10:00 PM
0.08
0.298
33
IMPACT Wrestling
Pop
8:00 PM
0.07
0.309
34
MLB Baseball
MLBN
7:09 PM
0.07
0.373
35
Idiot Test
GSN
10:30 PM
0.07
0.267
36
Desus & Mero
Viceland
11:00 PM
0.06
0.100
37
Carnival Eats
Cooking
9:00 PM
0.06
0.142
38
Farmers’ Market Flip
Cooking
10:00 PM
0.06
0.106
39
Tiny House, Big Living
DIY
9:00 PM
0.06
0.344
40
Beerland
Viceland
10:00 PM
0.06
0.097
41
Dead Set on Life
Viceland
10:30 PM
0.05
0.101
42
Impossible Engineering
Science
9:02 PM
0.05
0.255
43
Ultimate Rivals: Cats vs Dogs
NatGeo
10:00 PM
0.05
0.275
44
Tiny House, Big Living
DIY
10:00 PM
0.05
0.265

No rating information was made immediately available for Logo's Fire Island and Showtime's Dark Net.


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.