Saturday, September 2, 2017

UPDATED Friday Ratings - 'Diana, 7 Days' and 'Dateline' Lead Repeat-Filled Night for NBC; '20/20' Dips

On September 1, 2017, NBC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 0.67 rating - followed by ABC (0.63), CBS (0.47), FOX (0.45) and The CW (0.23).

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 4.374 million viewers - followed by NBC (4.023), ABC (3.128), FOX (1.544) and The CW (1.077).

CBS, FOX and The CW aired all repeats for the evening.


UPDATE - The repeat of Masters of Illusion were adjusted down.

NBC (0.67 Rating, 4.023 Million Viewers)
        DIANA, 7 DAYS (0.6)
        DATELINE (0.8, +0.0)

ABC (0.63 Rating, 3.128 Million Viewers)
        SHARK TANK (0.6) REPEAT
        WHAT WOULD YOU DO? (0.7) REPEAT
        20/20 (0.6, -0.1)

CBS (0.47 Rating, 4.374 Million Viewers)
        MACGYVER (0.4) REPEAT
        HAWAII FIVE-0 (0.5) REPEAT
        BLUE BLOODS (0.5) REPEAT

FOX (0.45 Rating, 1.544 Million Viewers)
        MASTERCHEF (0.5) REPEAT
        BEAT SHAZAM (0.4) REPEAT

THE CW (0.23 Rating, 1.077 Million Viewers)
        MASTERS OF ILLUSION (0.2) REPEAT
        MASTERS OF ILLUSION (0.2) REPEAT
        PENN & TELLER: FOOL US (0.2) REPEAT


                                          The Final Ratings for Friday, September 1 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
NBC
Diana, 7 Days (8-10)
0.6
3.962

ABC
Shark Tank - R
0.6
3.471

FOX
MasterChef - R
0.5
1.677

CBS
MacGyver - R
0.4
3.714

The CW
Masters of Illusion - R
0.2
1.108
8:30 PM
The CW
Masters of Illusion - R
0.2
0.986
9:00 PM
ABC
What Would You Do? - R
0.7
3.142

CBS
Hawaii Five-0 - R
0.5
4.386

FOX
Beat Shazam - R
0.4
1.349

The CW
Penn & Teller: Fool Us - R
0.2
1.085
10:00 PM
NBC
Dateline
0.8
4.253

ABC
20|20
0.6
2.689

CBS
Blue Bloods - R
0.5
5.097

Average Rating: 0.48
Average Viewership: 2.840


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.