Thursday, October 12, 2017

UPDATED Wednesday Ratings - 'Riverdale' Returns to Series High; 'The Goldbergs' Drops; 'Star' Rises; 'Dynasty' Opens Low

On October 11, 2017, FOX won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 1.70 rating - followed by CBS (1.30), ABC (1.25), NBC (1.10) and The CW (0.60).

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 7.244 million viewers - followed by NBC (5.774), FOX (5.221), ABC (5.062) and The CW (1.819).




UPDATE - Empire, Survivor, The Goldbergs and The Blacklist were adjusted up. Dynasty was adjusted down.

FOX (1.70 Rating, 5.221 Million Viewers)
        EMPIRE (2.0, +0.1)
        STAR (1.5, +0.1)

CBS (1.30 Rating, 7.244 Million Viewers)
        SURVIVOR (1.7, +0.1)
        SEAL TEAM (1.2, +0.0)
        CRIMINAL MINDS (1.1, +0.0)

ABC (1.25 Rating, 5.062 Million Viewers)
        THE GOLDBERGS (1.5, -0.1)
        SPEECHLESS (1.1, -0.2)
        MODERN FAMILY (1.8, -0.1)
        AMERICAN HOUSEWIFE (1.4, +0.0)
        DESIGNATED SURVIVOR (0.9, +0.0)

NBC (1.10 Rating, 5.774 Million Viewers)
        THE BLACKLIST (1.0, +0.0)
        LAW & ORDER: SVU (1.2, -0.1)
        CHICAGO P.D. (1.2, +0.0)

THE CW (0.60 Rating, 1.819 Million Viewers)
        RIVERDALE (0.8) SEASON PREMIERE
        DYNASTY (0.3) SERIES PREMIERE


                                       The Final Ratings for Wednesday, October 11 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
FOX
Empire
2.0
5.931

CBS
Survivor
1.7
8.021

ABC
The Goldbergs
1.5
5.663

NBC
The Blacklist
1.0
5.792

The CW
Riverdale
0.8
2.342
8:30 PM
ABC
Speechless
1.1
4.315
9:00 PM
ABC
Modern Family
1.8
6.272

FOX
Star
1.5
4.513

CBS
SEAL Team
1.2
8.019

NBC
Law & Order: SVU
1.2
5.790

The CW
Dynasty
0.3
1.259
9:30 PM
ABC
American Housewife
1.4
5.024
10:00 PM
NBC
Chicago P.D.
1.2
6.072

CBS
Criminal Minds
1.1
5.865

ABC
Designated Survivor
0.9
4.614

Average Rating: 1.25
Average Viewership: 5.299


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.