Friday, August 18, 2017

Thursday Cable Ratings - 'NFL Preseason,' 'Impractical Jokers,' 'Project Runway,' 'Queen of the South,' 'Alone' & More!

On August 17, 2017, ESPN's NFL Preseason was the highest rated show on cable with a 0.88 - followed by TruTV's Impractical Jokers (0.48), Lifetime's Project Runway (0.44) and USA's Queen of the South (0.42).

NFL Preseason was the most viewed program with 2.560 million viewers - followed by HGTV's House Hunters (1.730), Project Runway (1.603) and HGTV's House Hunters International (1.594).


                                                   The Cable Ratings for Thursday, August 17

Show
Network
Time
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
1
NFL Preseason
ESPN
8:00 PM
0.88
2.560
2
Impractical Jokers
TruTV
10:00 PM
0.48
0.913
3
Project Runway
Lifetime
8:00 PM
0.44
1.603
4
Queen of the South
USA
10:00 PM
0.42
1.238
5
Nick Cannon Presents: Wild ’n Out
MTV
11:00 PM
0.40
0.690
6
The Guest Book
TBS
10:30 PM
0.40
1.080
7
House Hunters
HGTV
10:00 PM
0.36
1.730
8
Alone
History
9:00 PM
0.35
1.378
9
House Hunters International
HGTV
10:30 PM
0.33
1.594
10
Desert Flippers
HGTV
9:30 PM
0.31
1.523
11
Alvinnn!!! and the Chipmunks
Nickelodeon
4:00 PM
0.31
1.349
12
Bad Blood
ID
10:00 PM
0.30
1.099
13
Flip or Flop Atlanta
HGTV
9:00 PM
0.30
1.487
14
Beat Bobby Flay
Food
10:00 PM
0.29
0.914
15
Flipping Out
Bravo
9:00 PM
0.29
0.926
16
Botched
E!
9:00 PM
0.28
0.759
17
Murder Among Friends
ID
9:00 PM
0.28
1.010
18
Growing Up Hip Hop
WE tv
9:00 PM
0.25
0.511
19
SafeWord
MTV
11:31 PM
0.24
0.416
20
Vice News Tonight
HBO
7:31 PM
0.21
0.536
21
Conan
TBS
11:00 PM
0.19
0.421
22
Little League Baseball
ESPN
5:24 PM
0.18
0.763
23
Life Below Zero
NatGeo
10:00 PM
0.15
0.839
24
Little League Baseball
ESPN
3:03 PM
0.14
0.672
25
Little League Baseball
ESPN
1:00 PM
0.14
0.513
26
Mysteries at the Museum
Travel
9:00 PM
0.13
0.654
27
Girlfriends’ Guide to Divorce
Bravo
10:00 PM
0.12
0.377
28
The Mist
Spike
10:00 PM
0.12
0.399
29
The Chris Gethard Show
TruTV
11:00 PM
0.11
0.272
30
Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders: Making the Team
CMT
10:00 PM
0.11
0.320
31
First in Human
Discovery
9:00 PM
0.10
0.550
32
E! News
E!
7:00 PM
0.09
0.284
33
E! News
E!
11:00 PM
0.09
0.281
34
Desus & Mero
Viceland
11:00 PM
0.08
0.140
35
How It’s Made
Science
8:31 PM
0.08
0.266
36
IMPACT Wrestling
Pop
8:00 PM
0.07
0.320
37
Tiny House, Big Living
DIY
9:30 PM
0.06
0.330
38
I Love Kellie Pickler
CMT
11:00 PM
0.06
0.193
39
Driven to Love
WE tv
11:00 PM
0.06
0.136
40
Nuts & Bolts
Viceland
10:30 PM
0.06
0.114
41
Date Night Live
Lifetime
9:32 PM
0.05
0.220
42
Carnival Eats
Cooking
9:00 PM
0.05
0.167
43
MLB Baseball
MLBN
7:12 PM
0.05
0.264
44
MLB Baseball
MLBN
10:07 PM
0.05
0.155
45
What Would Diplo Do?
Viceland
10:00 PM
0.05
0.092
46
King of the Road
Viceland
9:00 PM
0.05
0.082

No rating information was made immediately available for Pop's Big Brother After Dark; Reelz's Mary Tyler Moore: Behind the Smile; and Up's Bringing Up Bates & Small Town, Big Mayor.


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.