Friday, January 12, 2018

UPDATED Thursday Ratings - 'Will & Grace' and 'Chicago Fire' Hit New Lows; 'Truth and Lies: The Tonya Harding Story' Does Well

On January 11, 2018, CBS won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 1.75 rating - followed by ABC (1.20), FOX (1.00), NBC (0.93) and The CW (0.30).

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 9.833 million viewers - followed by ABC (5.580), NBC (3.987), FOX (3.275) and The CW (1.273).




UPDATE - The Big Bang Theory, Young Sheldon and The Four were adjusted up.

CBS (1.75 Rating, 9.833 Million Viewers)
        THE BIG BANG THEORY (3.1, +0.0)
        YOUNG SHELDON (2.6, +0.0)
        MOM (1.6, -0.1)
        LIFE IN PIECES (1.2, -0.1)
        S.W.A.T. (1.1, +0.0)

ABC (1.20 Rating, 5.580 Million Viewers)
        CHILD SUPPORT (0.7) REPEAT
        TRUTH AND LIES: THE TONYA HARDING STORY (1.4)

FOX (1.00 Rating, 3.275 Million Viewers)
        THE FOUR: BATTLE FOR STARDOM (1.1, -0.1)

NBC (0.93 Rating, 3.987 Million Viewers)
        SUPERSTORE (1.1, +0.0)
        THE GOOD PLACE (1.0, +0.0)
        WILL & GRACE (1.1, -0.3)
        GREAT NEWS (0.6, +0.0)
        CHICAGO FIRE (0.9, -0.2)

THE CW (0.30 Rating, 1.273 Million Viewers)
        THE 23RD ANNUAL CRITICS' CHOICE AWARDS (0.3)


                                          The Final Ratings for Thursday, January 11 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
CBS
The Big Bang Theory
3.1
15.926

NBC
Superstore
1.1
3.830

FOX
The Four (8-10)
1.1
3.290

ABC
Child Support - R
0.7
3.487

The CW
23rd Annual Critics’ Choice Awards (8-10)
0.3
1.283
8:30 PM
CBS
Young Sheldon
2.6
14.171

NBC
The Good Place
1.0
3.105
9:00 PM
CBS
Mom
1.6
9.538

ABC
Truth and Lies: The Tonya Harding Story (9-11)
1.4
6.646

NBC
Will & Grace
1.1
4.165
9:30 PM
CBS
Life in Pieces
1.2
7.184

NBC
Great News
0.6
2.308
10:00 PM
CBS
S.W.A.T.
1.1
6.382

NBC
Chicago Fire
0.9
5.297

Average Rating: 1.27
Average Viewership: 6.187


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.