Monday, October 9, 2017

UPDATED Sunday Ratings - 'The Simpsons' Rises; 'Shark Tank' and 'NCIS: Los Angeles' Drop; 'Madam Secretary' Returns Steady

On October 8, 2017, NBC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 4.29 rating - followed by FOX (3.02), CBS (0.98) and ABC (0.70).

Furthermore, NBC won in total viewers with 12.323 million viewers - followed by FOX (8.658), CBS (8.325) and ABC (3.429).




UPDATE - Sunday Night Football was adjusted up. Football Night in America, NFL Football and The OT were adjusted down.

NBC (4.29 Rating, 12.323 Million Viewers)
        FOOTBALL NIGHT IN AMERICA (1.4)
        FOOTBALL NIGHT IN AMERICA (3.0)
        SUNDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL (5.8)

FOX (3.02 Rating, 8.658 Million Viewers)
        NFL FOOTBALL (6.6)
        THE OT (4.4)
        THE SIMPSONS (2.2, +0.8)
        GHOSTED (1.4, +0.0)
        FAMILY GUY (1.4, +0.1)
        THE LAST MAN ON EARTH (1.0, +0.1)

CBS (0.98 Rating, 8.325 Million Viewers)
        60 MINUTES (1.1, -1.0)
        WISDOM OF THE CROWD (1.0, -0.3)
        NCIS: LOS ANGELES (1.0, -0.3)
        MADAM SECRETARY (0.8) SEASON PREMIERE

ABC (0.70 Rating, 3.429 Million Viewers)
        THE TOY BOX (0.4, +0.0)
        AMERICA'S FUNNIEST HOME VIDEOS (0.9) SEASON PREMIERE
        SHARK TANK (1.1, -0.2)
        TEN DAYS IN THE VALLEY (0.4, -0.1)


                                          The Final Ratings for Sunday, October 8 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
7:00 PM
FOX
NFL Football
6.6
19.482

CBS
60 Minutes
1.1
10.243

ABC
The Toy Box
0.4
1.872
7:30 PM
FOX
The OT
4.4
12.886

NBC
Football Night in America
1.4
4.202
8:00 PM
NBC
Football Night in America
3.0
9.277

FOX
The Simpsons
2.2
5.245

CBS
Wisdom of the Crowd
1.0
7.836

ABC
America’s Funniest Home Videos
0.9
4.574
8:30 PM
NBC
Sunday Night Football (8:30-11)
5.8
16.528

FOX
Ghosted
1.4
3.582
9:00 PM
FOX
Family Guy
1.4
3.049

ABC
Shark Tank
1.1
4.727

CBS
NCIS: Los Angeles
1.0
8.458
9:30 PM
FOX
The Last Man on Earth
1.0
2.233
10:00 PM
CBS
Madam Secretary
0.8
7.207

ABC
Ten Days in the Valley
0.4
2.591

Average Rating: 1.99
Average Viewership: 7.294


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.