Wednesday, September 20, 2017

UPDATED Tuesday Ratings - 'America's Got Talent' Hits Season High with Performance Finale; 'Somewhere Between' Ticks Up

On September 19, 2017, NBC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 2.33 rating - followed by CBS (0.63), ABC (0.57), FOX (0.48) and The CW (0.20).

Furthermore, NBC won in total viewers with 11.312 million viewers - followed by CBS (5.879), ABC (2.301), FOX (1.821) and The CW (0.695).

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


UPDATE - America's Got Talent was adjusted up. The Paley Center Salutes the Best of Will & Grace was adjusted down.

NBC (2.33 Rating, 11.312 Million Viewers)
        AMERICA'S GOT TALENT (3.0, +0.7)
        THE PALEY CENTER SALUTES THE BEST OF WILL & GRACE (1.1)

CBS (0.63 Rating, 5.879 Million Viewers)
        NCIS (0.7) REPEAT
        BULL (0.6) REPEAT
        NCIS: NEW ORLEANS (0.6) REPEAT

ABC (0.57 Rating, 2.301 Million Viewers)
        THE MIDDLE (0.8) REPEAT
        FRESH OFF THE BOAT (0.6) REPEAT
        BLACK-ISH (0.6) REPEAT
        BLACK-ISH (0.6) REPEAT
        SOMEWHERE BETWEEN (0.4, +0.1) SEASON FINALE

FOX (0.48 Rating, 1.821 Million Viewers)
        LETHAL WEAPON (0.5) REPEAT
        THE ORVILLE (0.4) REPEAT

THE CW (0.20 Rating, 0.695 Million Viewers)
        THE FLASH (0.2) REPEAT
        LEGENDS OF TOMORROW (0.2) REPEAT


                                         The Final Ratings for Tuesday, September 19 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
NBC
America’s Got Talent (8-10)
3.0
14.695

ABC
The Middle - R
0.8
3.273

CBS
NCIS - R
0.7
6.601

FOX
Lethal Weapon - R
0.5
1.951

The CW
The Flash - R
0.2
0.693
8:30 PM
ABC
Fresh Off the Boat - R
0.6
2.256
9:00 PM
CBS
Bull - R
0.6
5.549

ABC
Black-ish - R
0.6
2.208

FOX
The Orville - R
0.4
1.619

The CW
Legends of Tomorrow - R
0.2
0.623
9:30 PM
ABC
Black-ish - R
0.6
2.243
10:00 PM
NBC
Paley Center Salute to Will & Grace
1.1
4.851

CBS
NCIS: New Orleans - R
0.6
5.650

ABC
Somewhere Between
0.4
1.876

Average Rating: 0.74
Average Viewership: 3.863


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.