Friday, November 3, 2017

UPDATED Thursday Ratings - 'The Big Bang Theory' and 'Young Sheldon' Hold Strong; 'Will & Grace' and 'The Orville' Drop

On November 2, 2017, CBS won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 1.83 rating - followed by ABC (1.27), NBC (1.03), FOX (0.95) and The CW (0.55).

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 9.945 million viewers - followed by ABC (5.297), NBC (4.405), FOX (3.240) and The CW (1.586).




UPDATE - Will & Grace was adjusted up. Young Sheldon, Mom, Life in Pieces and S.W.A.T. were adjusted down.

CBS (1.83 Rating, 9.945 Million Viewers)
        THE BIG BANG THEORY (2.7, -0.1)
        YOUNG SHELDON (2.2, -1.6)
        MOM (1.4) SEASON PREMIERE
        LIFE IN PIECES (1.2) SEASON PREMIERE
        S.W.A.T. (1.1) SERIES PREMIERE

ABC (1.27 Rating, 5.297 Million Viewers)
        GREY'S ANATOMY (1.8, +0.0)
        SCANDAL (1.1, +0.0)
        HOW TO GET AWAY WITH MURDER (0.9, +0.0)

NBC (1.03 Rating, 4.405 Million Viewers)
        SUPERSTORE (1.0, -0.2)
        THE GOOD PLACE (1.0, -0.1)
        WILL & GRACE (1.6, -0.2)
        GREAT NEWS (0.7, -0.3)
        CHICAGO FIRE (1.0, -0.2)

FOX (0.95 Rating, 3.240 Million Viewers)
        GOTHAM (0.9, +0.0)
        THE ORVILLE (1.0, -0.2)

THE CW (0.55 Rating, 1.586 Million Viewers)
        SUPERNATURAL (0.6, +0.0)
        ARROW (0.5, +0.0)


                                        The Final Ratings for Thursday, November 2 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
CBS
The Big Bang Theory
2.7
14.142

ABC
Grey’s Anatomy
1.8
7.384

NBC
Superstore
1.0
3.543

FOX
Gotham
0.9
2.746

The CW
Supernatural
0.6
1.824
8:30 PM
CBS
Young Sheldon
2.2
12.656

NBC
The Good Place
1.0
3.062
9:00 PM
NBC
Will & Grace
1.6
5.735

CBS
Mom
1.4
8.457

ABC
Scandal
1.1
4.885

FOX
The Orville
1.0
3.826

The CW
Arrow
0.5
1.326
9:30 PM
CBS
Life in Pieces
1.2
6.668

NBC
Great News
0.7
2.609
10:00 PM
CBS
S.W.A.T.
1.1
6.741

NBC
Chicago Fire
1.0
5.878

ABC
How to Get Away With Murder
0.9
3.563

Average Rating: 1.22
Average Viewership: 5.591


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.