Friday, May 19, 2017

UPDATED Thursday Ratings - 'Grey's Anatomy,' 'The Blacklist,' 'MasterChef Junior' and 'Supernatural' Finales Rise

On May 18, 2017, ABC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 1.43 rating - followed by CBS (0.93), FOX (0.90), NBC (0.80) and The CW (0.60).

Furthermore, ABC won in total viewers with 6.096 million viewers - followed by CBS (4.794), NBC (4.366), FOX (3.433) and The CW (1.699).




UPDATE - Grey's Anatomy, The Amazing Race and MasterChef Junior were adjusted up.

ABC (1.43 Rating, 6.096 Million Viewers)
        GREY'S ANATOMY (2.0, +0.2) SEASON FINALE
        SCANDAL (1.2, -0.2) SEASON FINALE

CBS (0.93 Rating, 4.794 Million Viewers)
        THE BIG BANG THEORY (1.4) REPEAT
        THE GREAT INDOORS (1.0) REPEAT
        THE AMAZING RACE (0.9, +0.0)
        THE AMAZING RACE (0.8, -0.1)

FOX (0.90 Rating, 3.433 Million Viewers)
        MASTERCHEF JUNIOR (0.9, +0.0)
        MASTERCHEF JUNIOR (1.0, +0.1) SEASON FINALE

NBC (0.80 Rating, 4.366 Million Viewers)
        LAW & ORDER: SVU (0.6) REPEAT
        THE BLACKLIST (0.9, +0.1)
        THE BLACKLIST (0.9, +0.1) SEASON FINALE

THE CW (0.60 Rating, 1.699 Million Viewers)
        SUPERNATURAL (0.6, +0.1) SEASON FINALE


                                            The Final Ratings for Thursday, May 18 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00.
ABC
Grey’s Anatomy
2.0
7.916

CBS
The Big Bang Theory - R
1.4
7.522

FOX
MasterChef Junior
0.9
3.368

NBC
Law & Order: SVU - R
0.6
3.434

The CW
Supernatural (8-10)
0.6
1.697
8:30.
CBS
The Great Indoors - R
1.0
5.019
9:00.
ABC
Scandal
1.2
5.229

FOX
MasterChef Junior
1.0
3.663

NBC
The Blacklist
0.9
4.941

CBS
The Amazing Race
0.9
4.416
10:00.
NBC
The Blacklist
0.9
4.921

CBS
The Amazing Race
0.8
3.859

Average Rating: 1.02
Average Viewership: 4.665


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.