Friday, January 19, 2018

Thursday Cable Ratings - 'NBA Basketball,' 'Lip Sync Battle,' 'The First 48,' 'House Hunters,' 'Top Chef' & More!

On January 18, 2018, TNT's NBA Basketball was the highest rated show on cable with a 0.64 - followed by Paramount's Lip Sync Battle (0.47), A&E's The First 48 (0.37) and A&E's 60 Days In (0.37).

HGTV's House Hunters was the most viewed program with 1.543 million viewers - followed by NBA Basketball (1.499), HGTV's House Hunters International (1.457) and HGTV's Flip or Flop Nashville (1.238).


                                                   The Cable Ratings for Thursday, January 18

Show
Network
Time
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
1
NBA Basketball
TNT
9:33 PM
0.64
1.499
2
Lip Sync Battle
Paramount
9:00 PM
0.47
1.048
3
NBA Basketball
TNT
7:01 PM
0.46
1.198
4
The First 48
A&E
9:00 PM
0.37
1.108
5
60 Days In
A&E
10:00 PM
0.37
0.876
6
House Hunters
HGTV
10:00 PM
0.34
1.543
7
Betrayed
ID
10:00 PM
0.33
1.226
8
Beat Bobby Flay
Food
10:00 PM
0.32
1.106
9
House Hunters International
HGTV
10:30 PM
0.29
1.457
10
Top Chef
Bravo
10:00 PM
0.29
0.864
11
The Daily Show with Trevor Noah
Comedy
11:00 PM
0.29
0.881
12
Flip or Flop Nashville
HGTV
9:00 PM
0.29
1.238
13
Million Dollar Listing Los Angeles
Bravo
9:00 PM
0.28
0.912
14
The Perfect Suspect
ID
9:00 PM
0.26
1.061
15
Project Runway All Stars
Lifetime
9:00 PM
0.24
1.021
16
Nick Cannon Presents: Wild ’n Out
MTV
11:00 PM
0.24
0.450
17
Paradise Run
Nickelodeon
7:00 PM
0.23
0.998
18
Growing Up Hip Hop Atlanta
WE tv
9:00 PM
0.21
0.407
19
Killing Fields
Discovery
9:00 PM
0.20
0.874
20
K.C. Undercover
Disney
8:00 PM
0.18
0.911
21
The Opposition with Jordan Klepper
Comedy
11:31 PM
0.17
0.367
22
The Carbonaro Effect
TruTV
10:00 PM
0.16
0.402
23
Life Below Zero
NatGeo
9:00 PM
0.16
1.142
24
College Basketball
ESPN
9:00 PM
0.15
0.527
25
Mysteries at the Museum
Travel
9:00 PM
0.15
0.612
26
E! News
E!
7:00 PM
0.14
0.367
27
Vice News Tonight
HBO
7:31 PM
0.14
0.410
28
Black Card Revoked
BET
10:00 PM
0.13
0.332
29
Women’s College Basketball
ESPN
7:00 PM
0.12
0.453
30
Superstition
Syfy
11:00 PM
0.12
0.317
31
Mysteries at the Museum
Travel
10:00 PM
0.12
0.579
32
Mega Machines
Science
10:04 PM
0.12
0.501
33
Damnation
USA
10:00 PM
0.12
0.629
34
Conan
TBS
11:00 PM
0.11
0.216
35
Nashville
CMT
9:00 PM
0.11
0.728
36
Watch What Happens Live
Bravo
11:15 PM
0.10
0.385
37
Beyond
Freeform
8:00 PM
0.10
0.312
38
Building Giants
Science
9:02 PM
0.09
0.439
39
Mancave
BET
10:30 PM
0.09
0.213
40
E! News
E!
11:00 PM
0.09
0.285
41
NHL Hockey
NBC Sports
10:15 PM
0.08
0.193
42
Making a Model with Yolanda Hadid
Lifetime
10:02 PM
0.08
0.354
43
IMPACT Wrestling
Pop
8:00 PM
0.07
0.309
44
The Rundown with Robin Thede
BET
11:00 PM
0.07
0.197
45
Desus & Mero
Viceland
11:00 PM
0.06
0.110

No rating information was made immediately available for Cooking's Carnival Kings; FYI's Waterfront House Hunting & Sheffield Real Estate; IFC's Portlandia; Up's Bringing Up Bates & Expecting; and Viceland's The Untitled Action Bronson Show.


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.