Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Tuesday Cable Ratings - 'WWE SmackDown,' 'The Haves and the Have Nots,' 'The Challenge,' 'Animal Kingdom,' 'Wrecked' & More!

On August 22, 2017, USA's WWE SmackDown was the highest rated show on cable with a 0.87 - followed by OWN's The Haves and the Have Nots (0.65), MTV's The Challenge: Dirty 30 (0.51) and History's Forged in Fire (0.50).

WWE SmackDown was the most viewed program with 2.685 million viewers - followed by The Haves and the Have Nots (2.516), Discovery's Deadliest Catch (1.718) and HGTV's Good Bones (1.688).


                                                   The Cable Ratings for Tuesday, August 22

Show
Network
Time
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
1
WWE SmackDown!
USA
8:00 PM
0.87
2.685
2
The Haves and the Have Nots
OWN
9:00 PM
0.65
2.516
3
The Challenge: Dirty 30
MTV
9:00 PM
0.51
0.831
4
Forged in Fire
History
9:00 PM
0.50
1.300
5
Ink Master
Spike
10:00 PM
0.49
0.968
6
Leah Remini: Scientology and the Aftermath
A&E
9:00 PM
0.47
1.402
7
Deadliest Catch
Discovery
9:00 PM
0.45
1.718
8
Animal Kingdom
TNT
9:00 PM
0.40
1.215
9
Wrecked
TBS
10:30 PM
0.39
1.076
10
Good Bones
HGTV
10:00 PM
0.38
1.688
11
The Murder of Laci Peterson
A&E
10:02 PM
0.35
1.061
12
Being Mary Jane
BET
10:00 PM
0.35
0.881
13
Shooter
USA
10:00 PM
0.34
1.198
14
Outdaughtered
TLC
9:00 PM
0.30
1.245
15
American Ripper
History
10:03 PM
0.29
0.867
16
The Daily Show with Trevor Noah
Comedy
11:00 PM
0.28
0.930
17
Manhunt: Unabomber
Discovery
10:01 PM
0.28
0.928
18
Chopped
Food
10:00 PM
0.27
0.797
19
I Am Homicide
ID
10:00 PM
0.26
1.135
20
Black Girls Rock! 2017
BET
8:00 PM
0.26
0.737
21
Dance Moms
Lifetime
9:00 PM
0.25
0.778
22
Ink Master: Redemption
Spike
11:00 PM
0.25
0.524
23
Rattled
TLC
10:03 PM
0.24
0.888
24
Fear Factor
MTV
10:02 PM
0.24
0.456
25
Hard Knocks: Tampa Bay Buccaneers
HBO
10:00 PM
0.23
0.481
26
The Fosters
Freeform
8:00 PM
0.21
0.586
27
Adam Ruins Everything
TruTV
10:00 PM
0.21
0.392
28
Conan
TBS
11:01 PM
0.21
0.508
29
Oprah’s Master Class
OWN
10:00 PM
0.20
1.130
30
Little League World Series
ESPN
3:00 PM
0.17
0.745
31
Face Off
Syfy
9:00 PM
0.15
0.537
32
So Sharp
Lifetime
10:03 PM
0.15
0.407
33
Bizarre Foods with Andrew Zimmern
Travel
9:00 PM
0.15
0.480
34
Vice News Tonight
HBO
7:31 PM
0.15
0.408
35
MLB Baseball
ESPN
10:00 PM
0.13
0.331
36
The Bold Type
Freeform
9:01 PM
0.12
0.280
37
You Can Do Better
TruTV
10:30 PM
0.12
0.235
38
Iron Resurrection
Velocity
10:00 PM
0.12
0.492
39
E! News
E!
7:00 PM
0.11
0.339
40
Face Off: Game Face
Syfy
10:00 PM
0.11
0.408
41
Little League World Series
ESPN
11:00 AM
0.11
0.394
42
A Night With My Ex
Bravo
10:00 PM
0.11
0.292
43
REAL Sports with Bryant Gumbel
HBO
11:00 PM
0.09
0.213
44
E! News
E!
11:32 PM
0.09
0.236
45
Haunted Towns
Destination
10:00 PM
0.08
0.241
46
Rickey Smiley for Real
TV One
8:00 PM
0.07
0.165
47
Space’s Deepest Secrets
Science
9:02 PM
0.06
0.200
48
Still the King
CMT
1:00 AM
0.05
0.109
49
Divided
GSN
10:30 PM
0.05
0.208
50
Divided
GSN
10:00 PM
0.04
0.188
51
Still the King
CMT
1:30 AM
0.03
0.080

No rating information was made immediately available for Cooking's Man Fire Food; Pop's Big Brother After Dark; Science's The Planets; Velocity's Chasing Classic Cars; and Viceland's Last Chance High, The Therapist & Desus & Mero.


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.