Saturday, January 27, 2018

UPDATED Friday Ratings - CBS Repeats Lead Night; 'Hell's Kitchen' and 'Taken' Steady; 'Blindspot' and 'Jane the Virgin' Dip

On January 26, 2018, CBS won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 0.67 rating - followed by FOX (0.65), ABC (0.63), NBC (0.60) and The CW (0.20).

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 5.698 million viewers - followed by NBC (3.724), ABC (3.101), FOX (2.752) and The CW (0.671).

CBS aired all repeats for the evening.


UPDATE - The repeat of Blue Bloods was adjusted down.

CBS (0.67 Rating, 5.698 Million Viewers)
        BRUNO MARS: 24K MAGIC LIVE AT THE APOLLO (0.7) REPEAT
        HAWAII FIVE-0 (0.6) REPEAT
        BLUE BLOODS (0.6) REPEAT

FOX (0.65 Rating, 2.752 Million Viewers)
        HELL'S KITCHEN (0.9, +0.0)
        THE RESIDENT (0.4) REPEAT

ABC (0.63 Rating, 3.101 Million Viewers)
        CHILD SUPPORT (0.7, +0.0)
        AGENTS OF S.H.I.E.L.D. (0.6, +0.0)
        20/20 (0.6, -0.2)

NBC (0.60 Rating, 3.724 Million Viewers)
        BLINDSPOT (0.6, -0.1)
        TAKEN (0.5, +0.0)
        DATELINE (0.7, +0.0)

THE CW (0.20 Rating, 0.671 Million Viewers)
        CRAZY EX-GIRLFRIEND (0.2, +0.0)
        JANE THE VIRGIN (0.2, -0.1)


                                          The Final Ratings for Friday, January 26 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
FOX
Hell’s Kitchen
0.9
3.433

CBS
Bruno Mars: 24K Magic Live at the Apollo - R
0.7
4.396

ABC
Child Support
0.7
4.106

NBC
Blindspot
0.6
3.752

The CW
Crazy Ex-Girlfriend
0.2
0.648
9:00 PM
CBS
Hawaii Five-0 - R
0.6
5.559

ABC
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.
0.6
2.274

NBC
Taken
0.5
3.141

FOX
The Resident - R
0.4
2.069

The CW
Jane the Virgin
0.2
0.675
10:00 PM
NBC
Dateline
0.7
4.304

CBS
Blue Bloods - R
0.6
6.848

ABC
20|20
0.6
3.028

Average Rating: 0.57
Average Viewership: 3.416


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.