Monday, December 4, 2017

UPDATED Sunday Ratings - 'The Simpsons' and 'Ghosted' Rise; 'Carol Burnett Anniversary Special' Averages 15.3 Million Viewers

On December 3, 2017, NBC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 4.54 rating - followed by FOX (1.97), CBS (1.20) and ABC (0.88).

Furthermore, NBC won in total viewers with 14.160 million viewers - followed by CBS (11.996), FOX (5.773) and ABC (4.015).




UPDATE - Sunday Night Football and The OT were adjusted up. Football Night in America and the repeats of NCIS: Los Angeles and America's Funniest Home Videos were adjusted down.

NBC (4.54 Rating, 14.160 Million Viewers)
        FOOTBALL NIGHT IN AMERICA (1.6)
        FOOTBALL NIGHT IN AMERICA (3.1)
        SUNDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL (6.4)

FOX (1.97 Rating, 5.773 Million Viewers)
        NFL FOOTBALL (4.5)
        THE OT (3.3)
        THE SIMPSONS (1.7, +0.6)
        GHOSTED (1.0, +0.2)
        FAMILY GUY (1.1, +0.2)
        THE LAST MAN ON EARTH (0.8, +0.1)

CBS (1.20 Rating, 11.996 Million Viewers)
        60 MINUTES (1.2, -0.7)
        THE CAROL BURNETT 50TH ANNIVERSARY SPECIAL (1.5)
        NCIS: LOS ANGELES (0.6) REPEAT

ABC (0.88 Rating, 4.015 Million Viewers)
        AMERICA'S FUNNIEST HOME VIDEOS (0.7) REPEAT
        AMERICA'S FUNNIEST HOME VIDEOS (1.0, -0.2)
        SHARK TANK (0.9, -0.1)
        SHARK TANK (0.8) REPEAT


                                         The Final Ratings for Sunday, December 3 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
7:00 PM
FOX
NFL Football
4.5
14.855

CBS
60 Minutes
1.2
11.461

ABC
America’s Funniest Home Videos - R
0.7
4.409
7:30 PM
FOX
The OT
3.3
10.193

NBC
Football Night in America
1.6
5.053
8:00 PM
NBC
Football Night in America
3.1
9.708

FOX
The Simpsons
1.7
4.281

CBS
The Carol Burnett 50th Anniversary Special (8-10)
1.5
15.362

ABC
America’s Funniest Home Videos
1.0
4.555
8:30 PM
NBC
Sunday Night Football (8:30-11)
6.4
19.693

FOX
Ghosted
1.0
2.612
9:00 PM
FOX
Family Guy
1.1
2.592

ABC
Shark Tank
0.9
3.695
9:30 PM
FOX
The Last Man on Earth
0.8
1.903
10:00 PM
ABC
Shark Tank - R
0.8
3.329

CBS
NCIS: Los Angeles - R
0.6
5.986

Average Rating: 1.89
Average Viewership: 7.480


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.