Thursday, August 3, 2017

UPDATED Wednesday Ratings - 'Big Brother' and 'The Carmichael Show' Rise; 'MasterChef' Steady; 'Salvation' Drops

On August 2, 2017, CBS won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 0.93 rating - followed by FOX (0.80), NBC (0.68), ABC (0.58) and The CW (0.20).

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 4.587 million viewers - followed by NBC (3.378), FOX (2.809), ABC (2.588) and The CW (0.670).

ABC and The CW aired all repeats for the evening.


UPDATE - MasterChef and the repeat of Law & Order: SVU were adjusted up. The repeat of Arrow was adjusted down.

CBS (0.93 Rating, 4.587 Million Viewers)
        BIG BROTHER (1.9, +0.1)
        SALVATION (0.5, -0.1)

FOX (0.80 Rating, 2.809 Million Viewers)
        MASTERCHEF (1.1, +0.1)
        THE F WORD WITH GORDON RAMSAY (0.6, +0.0)

NBC (0.68 Rating, 3.378 Million Viewers)
        AMERICA'S GOT TALENT (0.9) REPEAT
        THE CARMICHAEL SHOW (0.7, +0.1)
        THE CARMICHAEL SHOW (0.6) REPEAT
        LAW & ORDER: SVU (0.6) REPEAT

ABC (0.58 Rating, 2.588 Million Viewers)
        THE GOLDBERGS (0.6) REPEAT
        SPEECHLESS (0.5) REPEAT
        MODERN FAMILY (0.8) REPEAT
        AMERICAN HOUSEWIFE (0.6) REPEAT
        MODERN FAMILY (0.5) REPEAT
        THE GOLDBERGS (0.5) REPEAT

THE CW (0.20 Rating, 0.670 Million Viewers)
        ARROW (0.1) REPEAT
        SUPERNATURAL (0.2) REPEAT


                                         The Final Ratings for Wednesday, August 2 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
CBS
Big Brother
1.9
6.572

FOX
MasterChef
1.1
3.747

NBC
America’s Got Talent - R
0.9
4.802

ABC
The Goldbergs - R
0.6
3.059

The CW
Arrow - R
0.1
6.380
8:30 PM
ABC
Speechless - R
0.5
2.372
9:00 PM
ABC
Modern Family - R
0.8
3.064

NBC
The Carmichael Show
0.7
2.979

FOX
The F World with Gordon Ramsay
0.6
1.830

CBS
Salvation (9-11)
0.5
3.613

The CW
Supernatural - R
0.2
0.603
9:30 PM
ABC
American Housewife - R
0.6
2.515

NBC
The Carmichael Show - R
0.6
2.305
10:00 PM
NBC
Law & Order: SVU - R
0.6
2.652

ABC
Modern Family - R
0.5
2.258
10:30 PM
ABC
The Goldbergs - R
0.5
1.996

Average Rating: 0.67
Average Viewership: 3.172


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.