Friday, October 13, 2017

UPDATED Thursday Ratings - 'Will & Grace' Continues to Drop; 'Scandal' Also Down; 'Supernatural' and 'Arrow' Return Steady

On October 12, 2017, CBS won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 2.87 rating - followed by ABC (1.40), NBC (1.20), FOX (0.90) and The CW (0.65).

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 10.028 million viewers - followed by ABC (5.623), NBC (5.192), FOX (3.036) and The CW (1.833).




UPDATE - Thursday Night Football, Grey's Anatomy, Will & Grace and Gotham were adjusted up. NFL Thursday Night Kickoff was adjusted down.

CBS (2.87 Rating, 10.028 Million Viewers)
        NFL THURSDAY NIGHT KICKOFF (1.8)
        THURSDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL (4.6)

ABC (1.40 Rating, 5.623 Million Viewers)
        GREY'S ANATOMY (2.1, +0.0)
        SCANDAL (1.2, -0.2)
        HOW TO GET AWAY WITH MURDER (1.0, +0.1)

NBC (1.20 Rating, 5.192 Million Viewers)
        SUPERSTORE (1.1, -0.1)
        THE GOOD PLACE (1.2, +0.0)
        WILL & GRACE (1.8, -0.2)
        GREAT NEWS (1.0, +0.0)
        CHICAGO FIRE (1.1, -0.1)

FOX (0.90 Rating, 3.036 Million Viewers)
        GOTHAM (0.9, +0.0)
        THE ORVILLE (1.0, +0.1)

THE CW (0.65 Rating, 1.833 Million Viewers)
        SUPERNATURAL (0.7) SEASON PREMIERE
        ARROW (0.6) SEASON PREMIERE


                                        The Final Ratings for Thursday, October 12 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
ABC
Grey’s Anatomy
2.1
8.078

CBS
NFL Thursday Night Kickoff
1.8
6.957

NBC
Superstore
1.1
4.325

FOX
Gotham
0.9
2.754

The CW
Supernatural
0.7
2.100
8:30 PM
CBS
Thursday Night Football (8:30-11)
4.6
14.585

NBC
The Good Place
1.2
4.045
9:00 PM
NBC
Will & Grace
1.8
6.719

ABC
Scandal
1.2
4.995

FOX
The Orville
1.0
3.371

The CW
Arrow
0.6
1.522
9:30 PM
NBC
Great News
1.0
4.226
10:00 PM
NBC
Chicago Fire
1.1
6.157

ABC
How to Get Away With Murder
1.0
3.877

Average Rating: 1.44
Average Viewership: 5.265


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.