Saturday, January 20, 2018

UPDATED Friday Ratings - 'MacGyver,' 'Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.' and 'Blindspot' Steady; 'Hell's Kitchen' Drops

On January 19, 2018, CBS won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 0.97 rating - followed by FOX (0.75), ABC (0.70), NBC (0.63) and The CW (0.30).

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 8.709 million viewers - followed by ABC (3.671), NBC (3.384), FOX (2.704) and The CW (1.035).

The CW aired all repeats for the evening.


UPDATE - The repeat of Penn & Teller: Fool Us was adjusted down.

CBS (0.97 Rating, 8.709 Million Viewers)
        MACGYVER (1.0, +0.0)
        HAWAII FIVE-0 (1.0, -0.1)
        BLUE BLOODS (0.9, -0.1)

FOX (0.75 Rating, 2.704 Million Viewers)
        HELL'S KITCHEN (0.9, -0.2)
        9-1-1 (0.6) REPEAT

ABC (0.70 Rating, 3.671 Million Viewers)
        CHILD SUPPORT (0.7, -0.1)
        AGENTS OF S.H.I.E.L.D. (0.6, +0.0)
        20/20 (0.8, +0.1)

NBC (0.63 Rating, 3.384 Million Viewers)
        BLINDSPOT (0.7, +0.0)
        TAKEN (0.5, +0.0)
        DATELINE (0.7, -0.1)

THE CW (0.30 Rating, 1.035 Million Viewers)
        BLACK LIGHTNING (0.3) REPEAT
        PENN & TELLER: FOOL US (0.2) REPEAT


                                          The Final Ratings for Friday, January 19 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
CBS
MacGyver
1.0
7.681

FOX
Hell’s Kitchen
0.9
3.166

ABC
Child Support
0.7
3.746

NBC
Blindspot
0.7
3.549

The CW
Black Lightning - R
0.3
1.040
9:00 PM
CBS
Hawaii Five-0
1.0
9.138

FOX
9-1-1 - R
0.6
2.230

ABC
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.
0.6
2.411

NBC
Taken
0.5
2.976

The CW
Penn & Teller: Fool Us - R
0.2
1.007
10:00 PM
CBS
Blue Bloods
0.9
9.453

ABC
20|20
0.8
4.838

NBC
Dateline
0.7
3.639

Average Rating: 0.68
Average Viewership: 4.221


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.