Thursday, December 7, 2017

UPDATED Wednesday Ratings - 'Empire' and 'Modern Family' Rise; 'Survivor' and 'Riverdale' Steady; 'SVU' Drops

On December 6, 2017, FOX won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 1.50 rating - followed by CBS (1.27), ABC (1.15), NBC (1.10) and The CW (0.35).

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 7.012 million viewers - followed by NBC (5.836), FOX (4.851), ABC (4.633) and The CW (1.074).




UPDATE - There were no adjustments to any of the preliminary ratings.

FOX (1.50 Rating, 4.851 Million Viewers)
        EMPIRE (1.8, +0.2)
        STAR (1.2, +0.0)

CBS (1.27 Rating, 7.012 Million Viewers)
        SURVIVOR (1.8, +0.0)
        SEAL TEAM (1.1, +0.0)
        CRIMINAL MINDS (0.9, -0.1)

ABC (1.15 Rating, 4.633 Million Viewers)
        THE GOLDBERGS (1.5, +0.1)
        SPEECHLESS (1.1, +0.0)
        MODERN FAMILY (1.7, +0.1)
        AMERICAN HOUSEWIFE (1.2, +0.2)
        DESIGNATED SURVIVOR (0.7, +0.0)

NBC (1.10 Rating, 5.836 Million Viewers)
        A VERY PENTATONIX CHRISTMAS (0.8) REPEAT
        LAW & ORDER: SVU (1.3, -0.2)
        CHICAGO P.D. (1.2, -0.1)

THE CW (0.35 Rating, 1.074 Million Viewers)
        RIVERDALE (0.5, +0.0)
        DYNASTY (0.2, +0.0)


                                       The Final Ratings for Wednesday, December 6 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
CBS
Survivor
1.8
8.961

FOX
Empire
1.8
5.683

ABC
The Goldbergs
1.5
5.433

NBC
A Very Pentatonix Christmas - R
0.8
4.832

The CW
Riverdale
0.5
1.478
8:30 PM
ABC
Speechless
1.1
4.253
9:00 PM
ABC
Modern Family
1.7
5.814

NBC
Law & Order: SVU
1.3
6.176

FOX
Star
1.2
4.012

CBS
SEAL Team
1.1
6.895

The CW
Dynasty
0.2
0.637
9:30 PM
ABC
American Housewife
1.2
4.521
10:00 PM
NBC
Chicago P.D.
1.2
6.518

CBS
Criminal Minds
0.9
5.341

ABC
Designated Survivor
0.7
3.869

Average Rating: 1.13
Average Viewership: 4.962


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.