Thursday, August 24, 2017

UPDATED Wednesday Ratings - 'MasterChef' and 'Salvation' Rise; 'America's Got Talent,' 'Marlon' and 'Big Brother' Dip

On August 23, 2017, NBC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 1.27 rating - followed by FOX (1.05), CBS (0.87), ABC (0.57) and The CW (0.35).

Furthermore, NBC won in total viewers with 6.002 million viewers - followed by CBS (4.085), FOX (3.436), ABC (2.206) and The CW (1.094).

ABC and The CW aired all repeats for the evening.


UPDATE - Big Brother was adjusted up. Marlon, Salvation and the repeats of Law & Order: SVU, Speechless, Arrow and Supernatural were adjusted down.

NBC (1.27 Rating, 6.002 Million Viewers)
        AMERICA'S GOT TALENT (2.0, -0.1)
        MARLON (1.1, -0.2)
        MARLON (1.0, +0.0)
        LAW & ORDER: SVU (0.6) REPEAT

FOX (1.05 Rating, 3.436 Million Viewers)
        MASTERCHEF (1.0, +0.0)
        MASTERCHEF (1.1, +0.1)

CBS (0.87 Rating, 4.085 Million Viewers)
        BIG BROTHER (1.8, -0.1)
        SALVATION (0.4, +0.0)
        CRIMINAL MINDS (0.4) REPEAT

ABC (0.57 Rating, 2.206 Million Viewers)
        THE GOLDBERGS (0.5) REPEAT
        SPEECHLESS (0.4) REPEAT
        MODERN FAMILY (0.6) REPEAT
        AMERICAN HOUSEWIFE (0.6) REPEAT
        MODERN FAMILY (0.6) REPEAT
        THE GOLDBERGS (0.6) REPEAT

THE CW (0.35 Rating, 1.094 Million Viewers)
        ARROW (0.1) REPEAT
        SUPERNATURAL (0.2) REPEAT


                                           The Final Ratings for Wednesday, August 23 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
NBC
America’s Got Talent
2.0
10.843

CBS
Big Brother
1.8
6.097

FOX
MasterChef
1.0
3.310

ABC
The Goldbergs - R
0.5
2.211

The CW
Arrow - R
0.1
0.607
8:30 PM
ABC
Speechless - R
0.4
1.878
9:00 PM
NBC
Marlon
1.1
4.592

FOX
MasterChef
1.1
3.634

ABC
Modern Family - R
0.6
2.469

CBS
Salvation
0.4
3.126

The CW
Supernatural - R
0.2
0.696
9:30 PM
NBC
Marlon
1.0
3.683

ABC
American Housewife - R
0.6
2.214
10:00 PM
NBC
Law & Order: SVU - R
0.6
2.986

ABC
Modern Family - R
0.6
2.203

CBS
Criminal Minds - R
0.4
2.961
10:30 PM
ABC
The Goldbergs - R
0.6
1.923

Average Rating: 0.76
Average Viewership: 3.261


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.