Friday, December 8, 2017

UPDATED Thursday Ratings - 'The Big Bang Theory' and 'Young Sheldon' Rise; 'The Orville' Steady with Finale

On December 7, 2017, NBC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 2.70 rating - followed by CBS (1.55), ABC (0.85), FOX (0.85) and The CW (0.45).

Furthermore, NBC won in total viewers with 10.005 million viewers - followed by CBS (9.065), ABC (3.916), FOX (3.051) and The CW (1.535).




UPDATE - Thursday Night Football and Supernatural were adjusted up. Football Night in America was adjusted down.

NBC (2.70 Rating, 10.005 Million Viewers)
        FOOTBALL NIGHT IN AMERICA (1.5)
        THURSDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL (4.3)

CBS (1.55 Rating, 9.065 Million Viewers)
        THE BIG BANG THEORY (2.8, +0.3)
        YOUNG SHELDON (2.2, +0.1)
        MOM (1.4, +0.0)
        LIFE IN PIECES (1.1, +0.0)
        S.W.A.T. (0.9, -0.1)

ABC (0.85 Rating, 3.916 Million Viewers)
        SHREK THE HALLS (1.0) REPEAT
        TOY STORY THAT TIME FORGOT (0.9) REPEAT
        THE GREAT AMERICAN BAKING SHOW (0.8) SEASON PREMIERE

FOX (0.85 Rating, 3.051 Million Viewers)
        GOTHAM (0.8, +0.0)
        THE ORVILLE (0.9, +0.0) SEASON FINALE

THE CW (0.45 Rating, 1.535 Million Viewers)
        SUPERNATURAL (0.6, +0.0)
        ARROW (0.4, -0.5)


                                       The Final Ratings for Thursday, December 7 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
CBS
The Big Bang Theory
2.8
14.410

NBC
Football Night in America
1.5
5.888

ABC
Shrek the Halls - R
1.0
4.534

FOX
Gotham
0.8
2.533

The CW
Supernatural
0.6
1.735
8:30 PM
NBC
Thursday Night Football (8:30-11)
4.3
14.606

CBS
Young Sheldon
2.2
12.493

ABC
Toy Story That Time Forgot - R
0.9
3.683
9:00 PM
CBS
Mom
1.4
8.779

FOX
The Orville
0.9
3.543

ABC
The Great American Baking Show (9-11)
0.8
3.838

The CW
Arrow
0.4
1.304
9:30 PM
CBS
Life in Pieces
1.1
6.490
10:00 PM
CBS
S.W.A.T.
0.9
6.254

Average Rating: 1.40
Average Viewership: 6.435


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.