Friday, May 19, 2017

Thursday Cable Ratings - 'NHL Hockey,' 'Swamp People,' 'Married at First Sight,' 'Lip Sync Battle,' 'The Loud House' & More!

On May 18, 2017, NBC Sports' NHL Hockey was the highest rated show on cable with a 0.49 - followed by History's Swamp People (0.48), Lifetime's Married at First Sight (0.33) and Spike's Lip Sync Battle (0.33).

Swamp People was the most viewed program with 2.235 million viewers - followed by Nickelodeon's The Loud House (1.740), HGTV's House Hunters (1.468) and HGTV's Flip or Flop Vegas (1.460).


                                                    The Cable Ratings for Thursday, May 18

Show
Network
Time
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
1
NHL Hockey
NBC Sports
8:02 PM
0.49
1.312
2
Swamp People
History
9:00 PM
0.48
2.235
3
Swamp People
History
10:00 PM
0.48
2.151
4
Married at First Sight
Lifetime
9:00 PM
0.33
0.938
5
Lip Sync Battle
Spike
10:00 PM
0.33
0.745
6
The Daily Show with Trevor Noah
Comedy
11:00 PM
0.33
1.018
7
Evil Stepmothers
ID
10:00 PM
0.33
1.011
8
Fear Thy Neighbor
ID
9:00 PM
0.31
1.044
9
Beat Bobby Flay
Food
10:00 PM
0.30
0.954
10
Flip or Flop Vegas
HGTV
9:00 PM
0.30
1.460
11
The Loud House
Nickelodeon
5:00 PM
0.30
1.740
12
Braxton Family Values
WE tv
9:00 PM
0.29
0.835
13
House Hunters
HGTV
10:00 PM
0.29
1.468
14
House Hunters International
HGTV
10:30 PM
0.27
1.360
15
60 Days In
A&E
9:00 PM
0.25
0.608
16
House Hunters
HGTV
8:00 PM
0.24
1.203
17
Ninjago: Masters of Spinjitzu
Cartoon
5:30 PM
0.21
0.771
18
MLB Baseball
FS1
8:00 PM
0.20
0.909
19
The President Show
Comedy
11:31 PM
0.19
0.510
20
Inside the FBI: New York
USA
10:00 PM
0.18
0.617
21
Married at First Sight: Second Chances
Lifetime
10:17 PM
0.15
0.527
22
Boxing
ESPN
10:38 PM
0.15
0.446
23
@Midnight
Comedy
12:01 AM
0.13
0.299
24
Watch What Happens Live
Bravo
11:00 PM
0.13
0.375
25
Second Wives Club
E!
9:00 PM
0.12
0.262
26
Comedy Knockout
TruTV
11:00 PM
0.12
0.237
27
Mysteries of the Abandoned
Science
10:04 PM
0.12
0.383
28
Mysteries at the Museum
Travel
9:00 PM
0.11
0.593
29
E! News
E!
7:00 PM
0.11
0.370
30
Impossible Engineering
Science
9:02 PM
0.10
0.408
31
E! News
E!
11:00 PM
0.09
0.257
32
College Baseball
ESPN
7:00 PM
0.09
0.266
33
Vice News Tonight
HBO
7:31 PM
0.09
0.268
34
Mysteries at the Museum
Travel
10:00 PM
0.08
0.365
35
Desus & Mero
Viceland
11:00 PM
0.07
0.114
36
IMPACT Wrestling
Pop
8:00 PM
0.06
0.272
37
Idiot Test
GSN
10:00 PM
0.05
0.296
38
Idiot Test
GSN
10:30 PM
0.05
0.253

No rating information was made immediately available for Cooking's Carnival Eats & Farmers' Market Flip; DIY's Tiny Luxury; Logo's Fire Island; Showtime's Dark Net; Up's Bringing Up Bates; and Viceland's Beerland & Dead Set on Life.


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.