Monday, January 8, 2018

Friday Cable Ratings - 'Live PD,' 'Gold Rush,' 'NBA Basketball,' 'Married to Medicine,' 'My Lottery Dream Home' & More!

On January 5, 2018, A&E's Live PD was the highest rated show on cable with a 0.74 - followed by Discovery's Gold Rush (0.74), ESPN's NBA Basketball (0.59) and Bravo's Married to Medicine (0.42).

Gold Rush was the most viewed program with 2.858 million viewers - followed by Live PD (2.078), HGTV's My Lottery Dream Home (1.616) and NBA Basketball (1.595).


                                                   The Cable Ratings for Friday, January 5

Show
Network
Time
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
1
Live PD
A&E
9:00 PM
0.74
2.078
2
Gold Rush
Discovery
9:00 PM
0.74
2.858
3
NBA Basketball
ESPN
7:00 PM
0.59
1.595
4
NBA Basketball
ESPN
9:35 PM
0.51
1.301
5
Married to Medicine
Bravo
9:00 PM
0.42
1.051
6
My Lottery Dream Home
HGTV
9:00 PM
0.38
1.616
7
House Hunters
HGTV
10:00 PM
0.36
1.478
8
The Rap Game
Lifetime
10:02 PM
0.34
0.885
9
Steven Universe
Cartoon
7:30 PM
0.34
1.108
10
Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives
Food
9:00 PM
0.33
1.092
11
Ridiculousness
MTV
8:00 PM
0.32
0.766
12
Ridiculousness
MTV
8:31 PM
0.32
0.772
13
House Hunters International
HGTV
10:30 PM
0.30
1.287
14
Bring It!
Lifetime
9:00 PM
0.30
0.836
15
We Bare Bears
Cartoon
7:00 PM
0.29
1.100
16
The Grill Dads
Food
9:30 PM
0.29
0.911
17
The Amazing World of Gumball
Cartoon
6:00 PM
0.28
1.229
18
Unikitty!
Cartoon
6:30 PM
0.28
1.157
19
Untold Stories of the E.R.
TLC
10:00 PM
0.27
1.103
20
Untold Stories of the E.R.
TLC
9:00 PM
0.26
1.090
21
Married With Secrets
ID
9:00 PM
0.26
1.154
22
Treehouse Masters
Animal
8:00 PM
0.21
0.790
23
Amazingness
MTV
9:02 PM
0.21
0.524
24
Paradise Run
Nickelodeon
7:00 PM
0.21
1.092
25
Josh Gates’ Destination Truth
Travel
9:00 PM
0.16
0.582
26
Mama June: From Not to Hot
WE tv
9:00 PM
0.15
0.488
27
Blood, Sweat and Lies
LMN
8:00 PM
0.13
0.657
28
Vice News Tonight
HBO
7:30 PM
0.13
0.414
29
Texas Flip and Move
DIY
9:00 PM
0.12
0.632
30
Red Carpet Icons
E!
10:00 PM
0.10
0.240
31
Mysteries & Scandals
Oxygen
9:00 PM
0.10
0.326
32
E! News
E!
11:00 PM
0.09
0.267
33
U.S. Olympic Trials
NBC Sports
6:00 PM
0.08
0.332
34
Toymakerz
Velocity
8:00 PM
0.06
0.318
35
Extreme Cake Makers
Cooking
11:00 PM
0.05
0.172

No rating information was made immediately available for Showtime's Unsportsmanlike Comedy with Rob Gronkowski.


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.