Monday, September 25, 2017

UPDATED Sunday Ratings - 'Sunday Night Football' Drops; 'Star Trek: Discovery' Opens to 9.4 Million Viewers

On September 24, 2017, NBC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 4.51 rating - followed by CBS (2.58), FOX (0.97) and ABC (0.78).

Furthermore, NBC won in total viewers with 12.714 million viewers - followed by CBS (11.787), ABC (4.316) and FOX (2.555).




UPDATED - Sunday Night Football, 60 Minutes, Star Trek: Discovery, Celebrity Family Feud and the repeat of NCIS: Los Angeles were adjusted up. Football Night in America and the repeat of The Simpsons were adjusted down.

NBC (4.51 Rating, 12.714 Million Viewers)
        FOOTBALL NIGHT IN AMERICA (1.5)
        FOOTBALL NIGHT IN AMERICA (3.8)
        SUNDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL (6.3)

CBS (2.58 Rating, 11.787 Million Viewers)
        NFL FOOTBALL (5.5)
        60 MINUTES (2.7) SEASON PREMIERE
        STAR TREK: DISCOVERY (1.9) SEASON PREMIERE
        NCIS: LOS ANGELES (0.8) REPEAT
        MADAM SECRETARY (0.5) REPEAT

FOX (0.97 Rating, 2.555 Million Viewers)
        THE SIMPSONS (0.4) REPEAT
        THE SIMPSONS (0.7) REPEAT
        WHO SHOT BIGGIE & TUPAC? (1.1)

ABC (0.78 Rating, 4.316 Million Viewers)
        AMERICA'S FUNNIEST HOME VIDEOS (0.7) REPEAT
        CELEBRITY FAMILY FEUD (1.1, +0.0)
        STEVE HARVEY'S FUNDERDOME (0.8, +0.2) SEASON FINALE
        THE $100,000 PYRAMID (0.6, +0.1) SEASON FINALE


                                        The Final Ratings for Sunday, September 24 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
7:00 PM
CBS
NFL Football
5.5
20.602

ABC
America’s Funniest Home Videos - R
0.7
4.491

FOX
The Simpsons - R
0.4
1.018
7:30 PM
NBC
Football Night in America
1.5
4.831

FOX
The Simpsons - R
0.7
1.771
8:00 PM
NBC
Football Night in America
3.8
10.618

CBS
60 Minutes (7:48-8:48)
2.7
14.825

FOX
Who Shot Biggie & Tupac? (8-10)
1.1
2.828

ABC
Celebrity Family Feud
1.1
5.230
8:30 PM
NBC
Sunday Night Football (8:30-11)
6.3
17.478
9:00 PM
CBS
Star Trek: Discovery (8:48-9:53)
1.9
9.486

ABC
Steve Harvey’s Funderdome
0.8
3.890
10:00 PM
CBS
NCIS: Los Angeles (9:53-10:50) - R
0.8
5.293

ABC
The $100,000 Pyramid
0.6
3.785
11:00 PM
CBS
Madam Secretary (10:50-11:50) - R
0.5
3.725

Average Rating: 1.89
Average Viewership: 7.325


NOTE: For the 2017-18 broadcast season, Nielsen has determined that there are 119.6 million TV households. The Adults 18-49 demographic 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.