Monday, August 28, 2017

UPDATED Sunday Ratings - NBC Wins Night with 'NFL Preseason'; 'Celebrity Family Feud' Rises; 'Big Brother' Steady

On August 27, 2017, NBC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 1.50 rating - followed by FOX (0.95), ABC (0.93) and CBS (0.85).

Furthermore, NBC won in total viewers with 6.238 million viewers - followed by ABC (5.134), CBS (4.653) and FOX (2.593).




UPDATE - NBC's NFL Preseason was adjusted up. Celebrity Family Feud, Steve Harvey's Funderdome, The $100,000 Pyramid, Candy Crush and the repeats of Dateline and America's Funniest Home Videos were adjusted down.

NBC (1.50 Rating, 6.238 Million Viewers)
        DATELINE (0.8) REPEAT
        NFL PRESEASON (1.9)

FOX (0.95 Rating, 2.593 Million Viewers)
        NFL PRESEASON (1.5)
        BOB'S BURGERS (0.9) REPEAT
        THE SIMPSONS (0.9) REPEAT
        FAMILY GUY (0.8) REPEAT
        THE SIMPSONS (0.8) REPEAT
        FAMILY GUY (0.8) REPEAT

ABC (0.93 Rating, 5.134 Million Viewers)
        AMERICA'S FUNNIEST HOME VIDEOS (0.9) REPEAT
        CELEBRITY FAMILY FEUD (1.1, +0.1)
        STEVE HARVEY'S FUNDERDOME (0.7, -0.1)
        THE $100,000 PYRAMID (0.6, -0.1)

CBS (0.85 Rating, 4.653 Million Viewers)
        60 MINUTES (0.7) REPEAT
        BIG BROTHER (1.8, +0.0)
        CANDY CRUSH (0.4, +0.0)
        NCIS: LOS ANGELES (0.4) REPEAT


                                           The Final Ratings for Sunday, August 27 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
7:00 PM
FOX
NFL Preseason
1.5
4.979

ABC
America’s Funniest Home Videos - R
0.9
4.896

NBC
Dateline - R
0.8
4.554

CBS
60 Minutes - R
0.7
7.162
7:30 PM
FOX
Bob’s Burgers - R
0.9
2.421
8:00 PM
NBC
NFL Preseason (8-11)
1.9
7.316

CBS
Big Brother
1.8
6.281

ABC
Celebrity Family Feud
1.1
6.000

FOX
The Simpsons - R
0.9
2.256
8:30 PM
FOX
Family Guy - R
0.8
2.020
9:00 PM
FOX
The Simpsons - R
0.8
1.865

ABC
Steve Harvey’s Funderdome
0.7
3.970

CBS
Candy Crush
0.4
2.014
9:30 PM
FOX
Family Guy - R
0.8
1.784
10:00 PM
ABC
The $100,000 Pyramid
0.6
4.096

CBS
NCIS: Los Angeles - R
0.4
2.856

Average Rating: 0.94
Average Viewership: 4.029


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.