Sunday, January 7, 2018

UPDATED Saturday Ratings - 'NFL Wildcard' Dominates on NBC; 'Ten Days in the Valley' Finale Ticks Up

On January 6, 2018, NBC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 5.93 rating - followed by ABC (0.60), CBS (0.40) and FOX (0.35).

Furthermore, NBC won in total viewers with 19.562 million viewers - followed by CBS (3.715), ABC (3.064) and FOX (1.191).

FOX aired all repeats for the evening.


UPDATE - NFL Wildcard was adjusted up. The repeats of The Good Doctor and The Four were adjusted down.

NBC (5.93 Rating, 19.562 Million Viewers)
        NFL WILDCARD (7.0)

ABC (0.60 Rating, 3.064 Million Viewers)
        THE GOOD DOCTOR (0.8) REPEAT
        TEN DAYS IN THE VALLEY (0.5, +0.3)
        TEN DAYS IN THE VALLEY (0.4, +0.2) SEASON FINALE

CBS (0.40 Rating, 3.715 Million Viewers)
        NCIS (0.3) REPEAT
        NCIS: NEW ORLEANS (0.4) REPEAT
        48 HOURS (0.5, -0.1)

FOX (0.35 Rating, 1.191 Million Viewers)
        THE FOUR: BATTLE FOR STARDOM (0.3) REPEAT


                                          The Final Ratings for Saturday, January 6 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
NBC
NFL Wildcard (8-11)
7.0
22.815

ABC
The Good Doctor - R
0.8
4.170

FOX
The Four (8-10) - R
0.3
1.167

CBS
NCIS - R
0.3
3.455
9:00 PM
ABC
Ten Days in the Valley
0.5
2.549

CBS
NCIS: New Orleans - R
0.4
3.775
10:00 PM
CBS
48 Hours
0.5
3.960

ABC
Ten Days in the Valley
0.4
2.243

Average Rating: 1.28
Average Viewership: 5.517


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.