Friday, January 19, 2018

UPDATED Thursday Ratings - 'Grey's Anatomy,' 'Scandal' and 'Will & Grace' Rise; 'The Big Bang Theory' Drops

On January 18, 2018, CBS won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 1.68 rating - followed by ABC (1.50), FOX (1.15), NBC (1.00) and The CW (0.55).

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 9.326 million viewers - followed by ABC (5.705), NBC (4.180), FOX (3.469) and The CW (1.646).




UPDATE - Grey's Anatomy was adjusted up. Scandal, The Four and Great News were adjusted down.

CBS (1.68 Rating, 9.326 Million Viewers)
        THE BIG BANG THEORY (2.9, -0.2)
        YOUNG SHELDON (2.4, -0.2)
        MOM (1.6, +0.0)
        LIFE IN PIECES (1.2, +0.0)
        S.W.A.T. (1.0, -0.1)

ABC (1.50 Rating, 5.705 Million Viewers)
        GREY'S ANATOMY (2.3, +0.5)
        SCANDAL (1.2, +0.1)
        HOW TO GET AWAY WITH MURDER (1.0, +0.1)

FOX (1.15 Rating, 3.469 Million Viewers)
        THE FOUR: BATTLE FOR STARDOM (1.1, +0.0)

NBC (1.00 Rating, 4.180 Million Viewers)
        SUPERSTORE (1.0, -0.1)
        THE GOOD PLACE (1.0, +0.0)
        WILL & GRACE (1.3, +0.2)
        GREAT NEWS (0.6, +0.0)
        CHICAGO FIRE (1.0, +0.1)

THE CW (0.55 Rating, 1.646 Million Viewers)
        SUPERNATURAL (0.6, +0.0)
        ARROW (0.5, +0.1)


                                        The Final Ratings for Thursday, January 18 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
CBS
The Big Bang Theory
2.9
14.922

ABC
Grey’s Anatomy
2.3
8.274

FOX
The Four (8-10)
1.1
3.468

NBC
Superstore
1.0
3.565

The CW
Supernatural
0.6
1.847
8:30 PM
CBS
Young Sheldon
2.4
13.326

NBC
The Good Place
1.0
2.997
9:00 PM
CBS
Mom
1.6
9.260

NBC
Will & Grace
1.3
4.391

ABC
Scandal
1.2
5.165

The CW
Arrow
0.5
1.384
9:30 PM
CBS
Life in Pieces
1.2
6.785

NBC
Great News
0.6
2.237
10:00 PM
CBS
S.W.A.T.
1.0
6.020

NBC
Chicago Fire
1.0
5.675

ABC
How to Get Away With Murder
1.0
3.797

Average Rating: 1.29
Average Viewership: 5.820


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.