Saturday, July 15, 2017

UPDATED Friday Ratings - 'America's Got Talent' Repeat and 'Dateline' Lead Night; 'Masters of Illusion' and '20/20' Steady

On July 14, 2017, NBC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 0.70 rating - followed by ABC (0.63), CBS (0.50), FOX (0.45) and The CW (0.20).

Furthermore, NBC won in total viewers with 4.028 million viewers - followed by CBS (3.983), ABC (3.342), FOX (1.516) and The CW (1.027).

CBS and FOX aired all repeats for the evening.


UPDATE - The repeat of Salvation was adjusted down.

NBC (0.70 Rating, 4.028 Million Viewers)
        AMERICA'S GOT TALENT (0.7) REPEAT
        DATELINE (0.7, -0.2)

ABC (0.63 Rating, 3.342 Million Viewers)
        SHARK TANK (0.7) REPEAT
        WHAT WOULD YOU DO? (0.6, -0.1)
        20/20 (0.6, +0.0)

CBS (0.50 Rating, 3.983 Million Viewers)
        MACGYVER (0.5) REPEAT
        SALVATION (0.4) REPEAT
        BLUE BLOODS (0.5) REPEAT

FOX (0.45 Rating, 1.516 Million Viewers)
        MASTERCHEF (0.5) REPEAT
        BEAT SHAZAM (0.4) REPEAT

THE CW (0.20 Rating, 1.027 Million Viewers)
        MASTERS OF ILLUSION (0.2, +0.0)
        MASTERS OF ILLUSION (0.2) REPEAT
        PENN & TELLER: FOOL US (0.2) REPEAT


                                             The Final Ratings for Friday, July 14 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
NBC
America’s Got Talent (8-10) - R
0.7
4.102

ABC
Shark Tank - R
0.7
3.377

CBS
MacGyver - R
0.5
3.812

FOX
MasterChef - R
0.5
1.679

The CW
Masters of Illusion
0.2
0.978
8:30 PM
The CW
Masters of Illusion - R
0.2
0.913
9:00 PM
ABC
What Would You Do?
0.6
3.248

CBS
Salvation - R
0.4
3.246

FOX
Beat Shazam - R
0.4
1.331

The CW
Penn & Teller: Fool Us - R
0.2
1.098
10:00 PM
NBC
Dateline
0.7
3.993

ABC
20|20
0.6
3.445

CBS
Blue Bloods - R
0.5
4.841

Average Rating: 0.48
Average Viewership: 2.774


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.