Tuesday, August 22, 2017

UPDATED Monday Ratings - Weird Presidential Interruption Scrambles Numbers; 'American Ninja Warrior' Dips

On August 21, 2017, NBC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 1.20 rating - followed by ABC (1.15), FOX (0.68), CBS (0.55) and The CW (0.20).

Furthermore, NBC won in total viewers with 5.231 million viewers - followed by ABC (4.172), CBS (3.485), FOX (2.782) and The CW (0.968).

The CW aired all repeats for the evening.


UPDATE - The repeat of Black-ish was adjusted down.

NBC (1.20 Rating, 5.231 Million Viewers)
        AMERICAN NINJA WARRIOR (1.3, -0.1)
        PRESIDENTIAL ADDRESS (1.4)
        MIDNIGHT, TEXAS (0.6, -0.1)

ABC (1.15 Rating, 4.172 Million Viewers)
        BACHELOR IN PARADISE (1.3, -0.3)
        PRESIDENTIAL ADDRESS (1.2)
        BLACK-ISH (0.5) REPEAT

FOX (0.68 Rating, 2.782 Million Viewers)
        SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE (0.7, +0.0)
        PRESIDENTIAL ADDRESS (0.6)

CBS (0.55 Rating, 3.485 Million Viewers)
        KEVIN CAN WAIT (0.7) REPEAT
        SUPERIOR DONUTS (0.6) REPEAT
        PRESIDENTIAL ADDRESS (0.7)
        MOM (0.5) REPEAT
        CBSN: ON ASSIGNMENT (0.4, +0.0)

THE CW (0.20 Rating, 0.968 Million Viewers)
        SUPERGIRL (0.2) REPEAT
        HOOTEN & THE LADY (0.2) REPEAT


                                           The Final Ratings for Monday, August 21 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
NBC
American Ninja Warrior (8-9 & 9:30-10:30)
1.3
5.712

ABC
Bachelor in Paradise (8-9 & 9:30-10:30)
1.3
4.334

CBS
Kevin Can Wait - R
0.7
4.257

FOX
So You Think You Can Dance (8-9 & 9:30-10:30)
0.7
2.739

The CW
Supergirl - R
0.2
1.075
8:30 PM
CBS
Superior Donuts - R
0.6
3.657
9:00 PM
NBC
Presidential Address
1.4
6.184

ABC
Presidential Address
1.2
4.719

CBS
Presidential Address
0.7
4.142

FOX
Presidential Address
0.6
2.456

The CW
Hooten & the Lady - R
0.2
0.804
9:30 PM
CBS
Mom - R
0.5
3.361
10:00 PM
CBS
CBSN: On Assignment
0.4
2.719
10:30 PM
NBC
Midnight, Texas
0.6
2.853

ABC
Black-ish - R
0.5
1.819

Average Rating: 0.73
Average Viewership: 3.389


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.