Thursday, December 28, 2017

UPDATED Wednesday Ratings - 'The Wall' Tops Night for NBC; 'College Football' Also Does Well for FOX

On December 27, 2017, NBC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 0.80 rating - followed by FOX (0.67), ABC (0.62), CBS (0.50) and The CW (0.25).

Furthermore, NBC won in total viewers with 4.782 million viewers - followed by CBS (4.668), ABC (2.851), FOX (2.779) and The CW (0.822).

ABC and CBS aired all repeats for the evening.


UPDATE - The repeat of The Carol Burnett 50th Anniversary Special was adjusted up.

NBC (0.80 Rating, 4.782 Million Viewers)
        THE WALL (1.0)
        CHRISTMAS OF MANY COLORS: CIRCLE OF LOVE (0.7) REPEAT

FOX (0.67 Rating, 2.779 Million Viewers)
        COLLEGE FOOTBALL (0.7)

ABC (0.62 Rating, 2.851 Million Viewers)
        THE GOLDBERGS (0.8) REPEAT
        SPEECHLESS (0.6) REPEAT
        MODERN FAMILY (0.7) REPEAT
        AMERICAN HOUSEWIFE (0.6) REPEAT
        MATCH GAME (0.5) REPEAT

CBS (0.50 Rating, 4.668 Million Viewers)
        THE CAROL BURNETT 50TH ANNIVERSARY SPECIAL (0.6) REPEAT
        SEAL TEAM (0.4) REPEAT

THE CW (0.25 Rating, 0.822 Million Viewers)
        EA MADDEN NFL 18 CHALLENGE (0.2)
        PENN & TELLER: FOOL US (0.3) REPEAT


                                        The Final Ratings for Wednesday, December 27 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
NBC
The Wall
1.0
5.479

ABC
The Goldbergs - R
0.8
3.506

FOX
College Football (8-11)
0.7
2.825

CBS
Carol Burnett 50th Anniversary Special (8-10) - R
0.6
5.264

The CW
EA Madden NFL 18 Challenge
0.2
0.653
8:30 PM
ABC
Speechless - R
0.6
2.663
9:00 PM
NBC
Christmas of Many Colors: Circle of Love (9-11) - R
0.7
4.444

ABC
Modern Family - R
0.7
2.920

The CW
Penn & Teller: Fool Us - R
0.3
0.989
9:30 PM
ABC
American Housewife - R
0.6
2.644
10:00 PM
ABC
Match Game - R
0.5
2.616

CBS
SEAL Team - R
0.4
3.388

Average Rating: 0.59
Average Viewership: 3.116


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.