Saturday, October 7, 2017

UPDATED Friday Ratings - 'Once Upon a Time' Returns Down; 'Inhumans,' 'Blue Bloods' and 'Hell's Kitchen' Also Drop

On October 6, 2017, CBS won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 0.93 rating - followed by NBC (0.83), ABC (0.70), FOX (0.65) and The CW (0.28).

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 8.027 million viewers - followed by NBC (4.874), ABC (3.041), FOX (2.111) and The CW (1.014).

The CW aired all repeats for the evening.


UPDATE - Hawaii Five-0, Dateline and Hell's Kitchen were adjusted up. The Exorcist was adjusted down.

CBS (0.93 Rating, 8.027 Million Viewers)
        MACGYVER (0.8, +0.0)
        HAWAII FIVE-0 (1.1, +0.1)
        BLUE BLOODS (1.0, -0.1)

NBC (0.83 Rating, 4.874 Million Viewers)
        THE BRAVE (0.6) REPEAT
        DATELINE (1.0, +0.1)

ABC (0.70 Rating, 3.041 Million Viewers)
        ONCE UPON A TIME (0.7) SEASON PREMIERE
        INHUMANS (0.7, -0.2)
        20/20 (0.7, +0.1)

FOX (0.65 Rating, 2.111 Million Viewers)
        HELL'S KITCHEN (0.9, +0.0)
        THE EXORCIST (0.4, -0.1)

THE CW (0.28 Rating, 1.014 Million Viewers)
        MASTERS OF ILLUSION (0.3) REPEAT
        MASTERS OF ILLUSION (0.2) REPEAT
        PENN & TELLER: FOOL US (0.3) REPEAT


                                          The Final Ratings for Friday, October 6 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
FOX
Hell’s Kitchen
0.9
2.795

CBS
MacGyver
0.8
6.384

ABC
Once Upon a Time
0.7
3.257

NBC
The Brave - R
0.6
3.467

The CW
Masters of Illusion - R
0.3
0.953
8:30 PM
The CW
Masters of Illusion - R
0.2
0.899
9:00 PM
CBS
Hawaii Five-0
1.1
8.529

NBC
Dateline (9-11)
1.0
5.665

ABC
Inhumans
0.7
2.780

FOX
The Exorcist
0.4
1.359

The CW
Penn & Teller: Fool Us - R
0.3
1.044
10:00 PM
CBS
Blue Bloods
1.0
9.487

ABC
20|20
0.7
3.131

Average Rating: 0.67
Average Viewership: 3.827


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.