Thursday, October 5, 2017

UPDATED Wednesday Ratings - 'Empire,' 'Modern Family,' 'SEAL Team,' 'Chicago P.D.' and 'Designated Survivor' Drop

On October 4, 2017, FOX won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 1.65 rating - followed by ABC (1.33), CBS (1.30), NBC (1.17) and The CW (0.25).

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 7.509 million viewers - followed by NBC (5.890), FOX (5.234), ABC (5.209) and The CW (1.013).




UPDATE - There were no adjustments to any of the preliminary ratings.

FOX (1.65 Rating, 5.234 Million Viewers)
        EMPIRE (1.9, -0.5)
        STAR (1.4, -0.4)

ABC (1.33 Rating, 5.209 Million Viewers)
        THE GOLDBERGS (1.6, -0.2)
        SPEECHLESS (1.3, -0.1)
        MODERN FAMILY (1.9, -0.2)
        AMERICAN HOUSEWIFE (1.4, -0.2)
        DESIGNATED SURVIVOR (0.9, -0.2)

CBS (1.30 Rating, 7.509 Million Viewers)
        SURVIVOR (1.6, -0.2)
        SEAL TEAM (1.2, -0.3)
        CRIMINAL MINDS (1.1, -0.2)

NBC (1.17 Rating, 5.890 Million Viewers)
        THE BLACKLIST (1.0, -0.1)
        LAW & ORDER: SVU (1.3, -0.1)
        CHICAGO P.D. (1.2, -0.1)

THE CW (0.25 Rating, 1.013 Million Viewers)
        WHOSE LINE IS IT ANYWAY? (0.3) REPEAT
        WHOSE LINE IS IT ANYWAY? (0.3) REPEAT
        MASTERS OF ILLUSION (0.2) REPEAT
        MASTERS OF ILLUSION (0.2) REPEAT


                                        The Final Ratings for Wednesday, October 4 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
FOX
Empire
1.9
5.889

CBS
Survivor
1.6
8.151

ABC
The Goldbergs
1.6
5.791

NBC
The Blacklist
1.0
5.871

The CW
Whose Line Is It Anyway? - R
0.3
1.197
8:30 PM
ABC
Speechless
1.3
4.548

The CW
Whose Line Is It Anyway? - R
0.3
1.163
9:00 PM
ABC
Modern Family
1.9
6.357

FOX
Star
1.4
4.560

NBC
Law & Order: SVU
1.3
5.818

CBS
SEAL Team
1.2
8.389

The CW
Masters of Illusion - R
0.2
0.831
9:30 PM
ABC
American Housewife
1.4
4.955

The CW
Masters of Illusion - R
0.2
0.783
10:00 PM
NBC
Chicago P.D.
1.2
6.193

CBS
Criminal Minds
1.1
6.169

ABC
Designated Survivor
0.9
4.798

Average Rating: 1.11
Average Viewership: 4.792


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.