Thursday, December 14, 2017

UPDATED Wednesday Ratings - 'Designated Survivor,' 'Empire' and 'The Goldbergs' Tick Up; 'Riverdale' and 'Dynasty' Steady

On December 13, 2017, FOX won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 1.60 rating - followed by ABC (1.22), CBS (1.03), NBC (0.80) and The CW (0.35).

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 5.804 million viewers - followed by FOX (5.053), ABC (5.033), NBC (4.203) and The CW (1.071).



UPDATE - Speechless and Survivor were adjusted up.

FOX (1.60 Rating, 5.053 Million Viewers)
        EMPIRE (1.9, +0.1)
        STAR (1.3, +0.1)

ABC (1.22 Rating, 5.033 Million Viewers)
        THE GOLDBERGS (1.6, +0.1)
        SPEECHLESS (1.2, +0.1)
        MODERN FAMILY (1.7, +0.0)
        AMERICAN HOUSEWIFE (1.3, +0.1)
        DESIGNATED SURVIVOR (0.8, +0.1)

CBS (1.03 Rating, 5.804 Million Viewers)
        SURVIVOR (1.8, +0.0)
        SEAL TEAM (0.7) REPEAT
        CRIMINAL MINDS (0.7) REPEAT

NBC (0.80 Rating, 4.203 Million Viewers)
       THE WALL (0.8) REPEAT
       GOLDEN GLOBES 75TH ANNIVERSARY SPECIAL (0.8)

THE CW (0.35 Rating, 1.071 Million Viewers)
        RIVERDALE (0.5, +0.0)
        DYNASTY (0.2, +0.0)


                                        The Final Ratings for Wednesday, December 13 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
FOX
Empire
1.9
5.914

CBS
Survivor
1.8
8.743

ABC
The Goldbergs
1.6
6.076

NBC
The Wall - R
0.8
3.669

The CW
Riverdale
0.5
1.432
8:30 PM
ABC
Speechless
1.2
4.560
9:00 PM
ABC
Modern Family
1.7
5.886

FOX
Star
1.3
4.111

NBC
Golden Globes 75th Anniversary Special (9-11)
0.8
4.407

CBS
SEAL Team - R
0.7
4.730

The CW
Dynasty
0.2
0.685
9:30 PM
ABC
American Housewife
1.3
4.789
10:00 PM
ABC
Designated Survivor
0.8
4.384

CBS
Criminal Minds - R
0.7
4.025

Average Rating: 1.09
Average Viewership: 4.529


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.