Saturday, September 9, 2017

UPDATED Friday Ratings - NBC Leads 'XQ Super School Live' Coverage; '20/20,' 'Dateline' and 'Masters of Illusion' Rise

On September 8, 2017, NBC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 0.70 rating - followed by ABC (0.60), CBS (0.43), FOX (0.40) and The CW (0.30).

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 3.506 million viewers - followed by NBC (3.183), ABC (2.776), The CW (1.299) and FOX (1.274).



UPDATE - 20/20 and the repeats of America's Got Talent, Blue Bloods and Beat Shazam were adjusted down.

NBC (0.70 Rating, 3.183 Million Viewers)
        EIF PRESENTS: XQ SUPER SCHOOL LIVE (0.6)
        AMERICA'S GOT TALENT (0.5) REPEAT
        DATELINE (0.9, +0.1)

ABC (0.60 Rating, 2.776 Million Viewers)
        EIF PRESENTS: XQ SUPER SCHOOL LIVE (0.5)
        WHAT WOULD YOU DO? (0.6, +0.0)
        20/20 (0.6, +0.0)

CBS (0.43 Rating, 3.506 Million Viewers)
        EIF PRESENTS: XQ SUPER SCHOOL LIVE (0.4)
        HAWAII FIVE-0 (0.4) REPEAT
        BLUE BLOODS (0.4) REPEAT

FOX (0.40 Rating, 1.274 Million Viewers)
        EIF PRESENTS: XQ SUPER SCHOOL LIVE (0.4)
        BEAT SHAZAM (0.3) REPEAT

THE CW (0.30 Rating, 1.299 Million Viewers)
        MASTERS OF ILLUSION (0.3, +0.1)
        MASTERS OF ILLUSION (0.3) REPEAT
        PENN & TELLER: FOOL US (0.3) REPEAT


                                          The Final Ratings for Friday, September 28 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
NBC
EIF Presents: XQ Super School Live
0.6
2.391

ABC
EIF Presents: XQ Super School Live
0.5
2.449

CBS
EIF Presents: XQ Super School Live
0.4
2.292

FOX
EIF Presents: XQ Super School Live
0.4
1.300

The CW
Masters of Illusion
0.3
1.391
8:30 PM
The CW
Masters of Illusion - R
0.3
1.354
9:00 PM
ABC
What Would You Do?
0.6
2.754

NBC
America’s Got Talent - R
0.5
2.679

CBS
Hawaii Five-0 - R
0.4
3.600

FOX
Beat Shazam - R
0.3
1.132

The CW
Penn & Teller: Fool Us - R
0.3
1.187
10:00 PM
NBC
Dateline
0.9
4.203

ABC
20|20
0.6
3.139

CBS
Blue Bloods - R
0.4
4.486

Average Rating: 0.46
Average Viewership: 2.454


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.