Thursday, August 10, 2017

UPDATED Wednesday Ratings - 'Big Brother' and 'The Carmichael Show' Rise; 'MasterChef' Dips; 'The Story of Diana' Does Okay

On August 9, 2017, NBC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 1.18 rating - followed by CBS (1.03), ABC (0.93), FOX (0.70) and The CW (0.25).

Furthermore, NBC won in total viewers with 5.768 million viewers - followed by ABC (5.215), CBS (4.368), FOX (2.549) and The CW (0.924).

The CW aired all repeats for the evening.


UPDATE - America's Got Talent, The Carmichael Show, Big Brother, Salvation, The Story of Diana and the repeats of The Goldbergs, Speechless and Supernatural were adjusted down.

NBC (1.18 Rating, 5.768 Million Viewers)
        AMERICA'S GOT TALENT (1.3)
        THE CARMICHAEL SHOW (0.7, +0.0)
        THE CARMICHAEL SHOW (0.6, -0.1) SERIES FINALE

CBS (1.03 Rating, 4.368 Million Viewers)
        BIG BROTHER (1.9, +0.0)
        SALVATION (0.5, +0.0)
        CRIMINAL MINDS (0.5) REPEAT

ABC (0.93 Rating, 5.215 Million Viewers)
        THE GOLDBERGS (0.6) REPEAT
        SPEECHLESS (0.5) REPEAT
        THE STORY OF DIANA (0.7) SERIES PREMIERE

FOX (0.70 Rating, 2.549 Million Viewers)
        MASTERCHEF (0.9, -0.2)
        THE F WORD WITH GORDON RAMSAY (0.5, -0.1)

THE CW (0.25 Rating, 0.924 Million Viewers)
        ARROW (0.2) REPEAT
        SUPERNATURAL (0.2) REPEAT


                                          The Final Ratings for Wednesday, August 9 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
CBS
Big Brother
1.9
6.388

NBC
America’s Got Talent (8-10)
1.3
7.013

FOX
MasterChef
0.9
3.323

ABC
The Goldbergs - R
0.6
2.739

The CW
Arrow - R
0.2
0.681
8:30 PM
ABC
Speechless - R
0.5
2.432
9:00 PM
ABC
The Story of Diana (9-11)
0.7
5.427

CBS
Salvation
0.5
3.111

FOX
The F World with Gordon Ramsay
0.5
1.468

The CW
Supernatural - R
0.2
0.651
10:00 PM
NBC
The Carmichael Show
0.7
2.833

CBS
Criminal Minds - R
0.5
2.824
10:30 PM
NBC
The Carmichael Show
0.6
2.356

Average Rating: 0.70
Average Viewership: 3.173


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.