Friday, October 27, 2017

UPDATED Thursday Ratings - 'Thursday Night Football' Hits New Low; 'Grey's Anatomy' Drops; 'The Orville' and 'Great News' Rise

On October 26, 2017, CBS won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 2.07 rating - followed by ABC (1.27), NBC (1.25), FOX (1.05) and The CW (0.55).

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 7.858 million viewers - followed by NBC (5.380), ABC (5.378), FOX (3.490) and The CW (1.648).




UPDATE - Thursday Night Football was adjusted up. NFL Thursday Night Kickoff was adjusted down.

CBS (2.07 Rating, 7.858 Million Viewers)
        NFL THURSDAY NIGHT KICKOFF (1.4)
        THURSDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL (3.4)

ABC (1.27 Rating, 5.378 Million Viewers)
        GREY'S ANATOMY (1.8, -0.3)
        SCANDAL (1.1, +0.0)
        HOW TO GET AWAY WITH MURDER (0.9, +0.0)

NBC (1.25 Rating, 5.380 Million Viewers)
        SUPERSTORE (1.2, +0.1)
        THE GOOD PLACE (1.1, +0.0)
        WILL & GRACE (1.8, +0.1)
        GREAT NEWS (1.0, +0.2)
        CHICAGO FIRE (1.2, +0.1)

FOX (1.05 Rating, 3.490 Million Viewers)
        GOTHAM (0.9, +0.0)
        THE ORVILLE (1.2, +0.2)

THE CW (0.55 Rating, 1.648 Million Viewers)
        SUPERNATURAL (0.6, -0.1)
        ARROW (0.5, +0.0)


                                        The Final Ratings for Thursday, October 26 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
ABC
Grey’s Anatomy
1.8
7.668

CBS
NFL Thursday Night Kickoff
1.4
6.002

NBC
Superstore
1.2
4.612

FOX
Gotham
0.9
2.868

The CW
Supernatural
0.6
1.933
8:30 PM
CBS
Thursday Night Football (8:30-11)
3.4
11.363

NBC
The Good Place
1.1
3.969
9:00 PM
NBC
Will & Grace
1.8
6.788

FOX
The Orville
1.2
4.181

ABC
Scandal
1.1
4.875

The CW
Arrow
0.5
1.337
9:30 PM
NBC
Great News
1.0
3.870
10:00 PM
NBC
Chicago Fire
1.2
6.549

ABC
How to Get Away With Murder
0.9
3.562

Average Rating: 1.29
Average Viewership: 4.970


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.