Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Sunday Cable Ratings - 'Game of Thrones,' 'Rick and Morty,' 'Power,' '90 Day Fiancé,' 'The Last Ship,' 'The Strain' & More!

On August 20, 2017, HBO's Game of Thrones was the highest rated show on cable with a 4.71 - followed by Adult Swim's Rick and Morty (1.26), HBO's Ballers (1.08) and Starz's Power (0.85).

Game of Thrones was the most viewed program with 10.236 million viewers - followed by Ballers (2.355), Rick and Morty (2.288) and NFL Network's NFL Preseason (2.093).


                                                  The Cable Ratings for Sunday, August 20

Show
Network
Time
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
1
Game of Thrones
HBO
9:04 PM
4.71
10.236
2
Rick and Morty
Adult Swim
11:30 PM
1.26
2.288
3
Ballers
HBO
10:16 PM
1.08
2.355
4
Power
Starz
9:01 PM
0.85
1.898
5
Last Week Tonight with John Oliver
HBO
11:16 PM
0.67
1.759
6
NFL Preseason
NFL
4:00 PM
0.66
2.093
7
Insecure
HBO
10:47 PM
0.66
1.322
8
90 Day Fiancé
TLC
8:00 PM
0.65
1.850
9
90 Day Fiancé: Before the 90 Days
TLC
9:02 PM
0.59
1.629
10
NFL Preseason
NFL
8:00 PM
0.47
1.606
11
Naked and Afraid
Discovery
10:00 PM
0.47
1.583
12
MLB Baseball
ESPN
7:00 PM
0.45
1.776
13
Decker: Mindwipe
Adult Swim
12:00 AM
0.44
0.885
14
Shahs of Sunset
Bravo
8:00 PM
0.43
1.106
15
Survivor’s Remorse
Starz
10:01 PM
0.41
0.976
16
Caribbean Life
HGTV
9:00 PM
0.38
1.868
17
Reunion Road Trip: Return to the Jersey Shore
E!
9:30 PM
0.38
0.743
18
Caribbean Life
HGTV
9:30 PM
0.36
1.833
19
The Great Food Truck Race
Food
9:00 PM
0.36
1.207
20
Life of Kylie
E!
9:00 PM
0.35
0.755
21
Beachfront Bargain Hunt
HGTV
8:30 PM
0.35
1.827
22
American Monster
ID
9:00 PM
0.35
1.253
23
The Last Ship
TNT
9:00 PM
0.34
1.873
24
Island Hunters
HGTV
10:00 PM
0.34
1.631
25
Beachfront Bargain Hunt
HGTV
8:00 PM
0.34
1.741
26
Island Hunters
HGTV
10:30 PM
0.32
1.543
27
The Strain
FX
10:00 PM
0.31
0.794
28
On the Case with Paula Zahn
ID
10:00 PM
0.31
1.285
29
The Spouse House
TLC
10:04 PM
0.31
0.842
30
The Last Ship
TNT
10:00 PM
0.30
1.651
31
Guy’s Grocery Games
Food
8:00 PM
0.29
1.021
32
Bar Rescue
Spike
10:00 PM
0.27
0.671
33
Ray Donovan
Showtime
9:03 PM
0.27
1.061
34
WAGS: Miami
E!
10:00 PM
0.26
0.509
35
Little League World Series
ESPN
2:00 PM
0.26
1.113
36
Premier League Soccer
NBC Sports
10:57 AM
0.26
0.629
37
The Powerpuff Girls
Cartoon
5:30 PM
0.23
0.742
38
Chesapeake Shores
Hallmark
9:00 PM
0.23
1.841
39
Teen Wolf
MTV
8:00 PM
0.22
0.448
40
Little League World Series
ESPN
11:00 AM
0.21
0.836
41
Wicked Tuna: Outer Banks
NatGeo
10:00 PM
0.20
0.808
42
Tangled: The Series
Disney
8:30 PM
0.18
0.925
43
At Home in Mitford
Hallmark
10:00 PM
0.18
1.338
44
Teen Wolf
MTV
9:00 PM
0.17
0.379
45
The New Age of Terror
History
9:00 PM
0.17
0.547
46
MLB Baseball
TBS
1:00 PM
0.17
0.609
47
Hotel Transylvania: The Series
Disney
8:00 PM
0.16
0.804
48
I Was Prey
Animal
10:00 PM
0.16
0.648
49
Garage Sale Mystery: Murder Most Medieval
HMM
9:00 PM
0.12
1.350
50
Food Paradise
Travel
8:00 PM
0.12
0.470
51
Premier League Soccer
NBC Sports
8:22 AM
0.11
0.289
52
Great American Eclipse: Countdown to Darkness
Science
9:02 PM
0.11
0.462
53
Snapped
Oxygen
6:00 PM
0.11
0.311
54
Twin Peaks
Showtime
8:02 PM
0.10
0.329
55
Food Paradise
Travel
9:00 PM
0.10
0.396
56
Talking with Chris Hardwick
AMC
11:00 PM
0.10
0.297
57
Barnwood Builders
DIY
9:00 PM
0.10
0.628
58
Top Gear America
BBCA
8:00 PM
0.09
0.187
59
IndyCar Series
NBC Sports
2:47 PM
0.08
0.618
60
Caribbean Pirate Treasure
Travel
10:30 PM
0.07
0.237
61
Xtreme Waterparks
Travel
11:00 PM
0.07
0.185
62
Legends of Chamberlain Heights
Comedy
11:30 PM
0.07
0.162
63
Episodes
Showtime
10:00 PM
0.05
0.239
64
Dice
Showtime
10:30 PM
0.03
0.177

No rating information was made immediately available for Epix's Get Shorty; NatGeoWild's Snake City; and PBS' Endeavour.


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.