Wednesday, July 5, 2017

UPDATED Tuesday Ratings - 'Macy's 4th of July Fireworks Spectacular' Leads Slow Holiday Night for NBC

On July 4, 2017, NBC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 1.20 rating - followed by CBS (0.43), ABC (0.40), FOX (0.28) and The CW (0.15).

Furthermore, NBC won in total viewers with 5.980 million viewers - followed by CBS (4.911), ABC (1.869), FOX (1.318) and The CW (0.620).

ABC, CBS, FOX and The CW aired all repeats for the evening.


UPDATE - The repeats of NCIS: New Orleans, Fresh Off the Boat, Black-ish, American Housewife, The Mick and Whose Line Is It Anyway? were adjusted down.

NBC (1.20 Rating, 5.980 Million Viewers)
        MACY'S 4TH OF JULY FIREWORKS SPECTACULAR (1.3)
        MACY'S 4TH OF JULY FIREWORKS SPECTACULAR (1.1) REPEAT

CBS (0.43 Rating, 4.911 Million Viewers)
        NCIS (0.4) REPEAT
        BULL (0.4) REPEAT
        NCIS: NEW ORLEANS (0.4) REPEAT

ABC (0.40 Rating, 1.869 Million Viewers)
        THE MIDDLE (0.4) REPEAT
        FRESH OFF THE BOAT (0.3) REPEAT
        BLACK-ISH (0.3) REPEAT
        BLACK-ISH (0.3) REPEAT
        AMERICAN HOUSEWIFE (0.3) REPEAT
        THE MIDDLE (0.3) REPEAT

FOX (0.28 Rating, 1.318 Million Viewers)
        LETHAL WEAPON (0.3) REPEAT
        THE MICK (0.2) REPEAT
        BROOKLYN NINE-NINE (0.2) REPEAT

THE CW (0.15 Rating, 0.620 Million Viewers)
        THE FLASH (0.1) REPEAT
        WHOSE LINE IS IT ANYWAY? (0.1) REPEAT
        WHOSE LINE IS IT ANYWAY? (0.2) REPEAT


                                             The Final Ratings for Tuesday, July 4 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
NBC
Macy’s 4th of July Fireworks Spectacular (8-10)
1.3
6.429

CBS
NCIS - R
0.4
5.055

ABC
The Middle - R
0.4
2.295

FOX
Lethal Weapon - R
0.3
1.551

The CW
The Flash - R
0.1
0.495
8:30 PM
ABC
Fresh Off the Boat - R
0.3
1.520
9:00 PM
CBS
Bull - R
0.4
4.637

ABC
Black-ish - R
0.3
1.491

FOX
The Mick - R
0.2
1.007

The CW
Whose Line Is It Anyway? - R
0.1
0.561
9:30 PM
ABC
Black-ish - R
0.3
1.543

FOX
Brooklyn Nine-Nine - R
0.2
0.779

The CW
Whose Line Is It Anyway? - R
0.2
0.683
10:00 PM
NBC
Macy’s 4th of July Fireworks Spectacular - R
1.1
4.755

CBS
NCIS: New Orleans - R
0.4
4.729

ABC
American Housewife - R
0.3
1.532
10:30 PM
ABC
The Middle - R
0.3
1.455

Average Rating: 0.39
Average Viewership: 2.383


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.