Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Sunday Cable Ratings - 'Game of Thrones,' 'Rick and Morty,' 'Power,' 'NASCAR Racing,' 'Ray Donovan,' 'Claws' & More!

On August 6, 2017, HBO's Game of Thrones was the highest rated show on cable with a 4.60 - followed by Adult Swim's Rick and Morty (1.26), HBO's Ballers (1.12) and Starz's Power (0.75).

Game of Thrones was the most viewed program with 10.167 million viewers - followed by NBC Sports' NASCAR Racing (3.250), Rick and Morty (2.313) and Ballers (2.280).


                                                   The Cable Ratings for Sunday, August 6

Show
Network
Time
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
1
Game of Thrones
HBO
9:04 PM
4.60
10.167
2
Rick and Morty
Adult Swim
11:30 PM
1.26
2.313
3
Ballers
HBO
10:01 PM
1.12
2.280
4
Power
Starz
9:01 PM
0.75
1.686
5
Last Week Tonight with John Oliver
HBO
11:02 PM
0.71
1.746
6
NASCAR Racing
NBC Sports
3:28 PM
0.62
3.250
7
Insecure
HBO
10:31 PM
0.60
1.158
8
Sharknado 5: Global Swarming
Syfy
8:00 PM
0.57
1.883
9
90 Day Fiancé
TLC
8:00 PM
0.52
1.667
10
Claws
TNT
9:00 PM
0.51
1.339
11
Life of Kylie
E!
9:00 PM
0.51
1.115
12
Life of Kylie
E!
9:30 PM
0.49
1.083
13
Naked and Afraid
Discovery
10:00 PM
0.48
1.553
14
Food Network Star
Food
9:00 PM
0.48
1.854
15
Shahs of Sunset
Bravo
8:00 PM
0.46
1.179
16
The Strain
FX
10:00 PM
0.43
1.169
17
Food Network Star
Food
8:00 PM
0.43
1.564
18
Island Hunters
HGTV
10:00 PM
0.42
1.833
19
Beachfront Bargain Hunt
HGTV
8:00 PM
0.41
1.902
20
90 Day Fiancé: Before the 90 Days
TLC
9:03 PM
0.41
1.305
21
Decker: Mindwipe
Adult Swim
12:00 AM
0.41
0.861
22
MLB Baseball
ESPN
8:00 PM
0.41
1.605
23
Island Hunters
HGTV
10:30 PM
0.39
1.800
24
Caribbean Life
HGTV
9:30 PM
0.38
1.885
25
On the Case with Paula Zahn
ID
10:00 PM
0.37
1.353
26
Beachfront Bargain Hunt
HGTV
8:30 PM
0.36
1.804
27
Caribbean Life
HGTV
9:00 PM
0.34
1.723
28
American Monster
ID
9:00 PM
0.34
1.241
29
Trapped Sisters
Lifetime
8:00 PM
0.33
1.274
30
Apollo Gauntlet
Adult Swim
12:15 AM
0.31
0.676
31
Bar Rescue
Spike
10:00 PM
0.27
0.641
32
Famously Single
E!
10:00 PM
0.25
0.530
33
Hotel Transylvania: The Series
Disney
8:00 PM
0.24
1.047
34
Ray Donovan
Showtime
9:03 PM
0.24
1.125
35
Chesapeake Shores
Hallmark
9:00 PM
0.24
1.870
36
The Spouse House
TLC
10:06 PM
0.23
0.678
37
Teen Wolf
MTV
8:00 PM
0.23
0.470
38
Tangled: The Series
Disney
8:30 PM
0.20
0.869
39
Watch What Happens Live
Bravo
11:00 PM
0.17
0.615
40
I Was Prey
Animal
10:00 PM
0.16
0.645
41
Wicked Tuna: Outer Banks
NatGeo
10:00 PM
0.16
0.731
42
MLB Baseball
TBS
2:00 PM
0.16
0.462
43
Major League Soccer
FS1
8:05 PM
0.14
0.323
44
Snapped
Oxygen
6:00 PM
0.13
0.457
45
Food Paradise
Travel
8:00 PM
0.12
0.395
46
Talking with Chris Hardwick
AMC
11:00 PM
0.12
0.303
47
Unsung
TV One
10:00 PM
0.12
0.294
48
Garage Sale Mystery: The Beach Murder
HMM
9:00 PM
0.12
1.587
49
Legends of Chamberlain Heights
Comedy
11:30 PM
0.10
0.236
50
Major League Soccer
FS1
6:00 PM
0.10
0.240
51
Major League Soccer
ESPN
2:00 PM
0.09
0.265
52
Barnwood Builders
DIY
9:00 PM
0.09
0.595
53
Xtreme Waterparks
Travel
9:00 PM
0.09
0.295
54
Top Secret Swimming Holes
Travel
10:00 PM
0.09
0.284
55
Twin Peaks
Showtime
8:03 PM
0.08
0.280
56
Top Gear America
BBCA
8:00 PM
0.08
0.235
57
I’m Dying Up Here
Showtime
10:00 PM
0.04
0.163

No rating information was made immediately available for NatGeoWild's Snake City; Pop's Big Brother After Dark; and Reelz's The Shocking Truth.


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.