Wednesday, January 17, 2018

UPDATED Tuesday Ratings - 'Black Lightning' Starts Strong; 'This Is Us' Dips; 'The Middle' and 'Chicago Med' Tick Up

On January 16, 2018, NBC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 2.07 rating - followed by FOX (1.03), ABC (0.90), CBS (0.87) and The CW (0.80).

Furthermore, NBC won in total viewers with 8.802 million viewers - followed by CBS (8.073), FOX (3.754), ABC (3.623) and The CW (2.390).

CBS aired all repeats for the evening.


UPDATE - The repeat of Modern Family was adjusted down.

NBC (2.07 Rating, 8.802 Million Viewers)
        ELLEN'S GAME OF GAMES (2.2, +0.1)
        THIS IS US (2.5, -0.2)
        CHICAGO MED (1.5, +0.1)

FOX (1.03 Rating, 3.754 Million Viewers)
        LETHAL WEAPON (1.2, +0.2)
        LA TO VEGAS (0.9, +0.1)
        THE MICK (0.8, +0.1)

ABC (0.90 Rating, 3.623 Million Viewers)
        THE MIDDLE (1.4, +0.1)
        FRESH OFF THE BOAT (1.0, +0.0)
        BLACK-ISH (1.0, +0.0)
        MODERN FAMILY (0.7) REPEAT
        KEVIN (PROBABLY) SAVES THE WORLD (0.6, +0.0)

CBS (0.87 Rating, 8.073 Million Viewers)
        NCIS (1.0) REPEAT
        NCIS: NEW ORLEANS (0.9) REPEAT
        BULL (0.7) REPEAT

THE CW (0.80 Rating, 2.390 Million Viewers)
        THE FLASH (0.8, +0.0)
        BLACK LIGHTNING (0.8) SERIES PREMIERE


                                          The Final Ratings for Tuesday, January 16 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
NBC
Ellen’s Game of Games
2.2
8.779

ABC
The Middle
1.4
6.133

FOX
Lethal Weapon
1.2
5.025

CBS
NCIS - R
1.0
9.876

The CW
The Flash
0.8
2.509
8:30 PM
ABC
Fresh Off the Boat
1.0
3.905
9:00 PM
NBC
This Is Us
2.5
9.820

ABC
Black-ish
1.0
3.756

CBS
NCIS: New Orleans - R
0.9
8.823

FOX
LA to Vegas
0.9
2.770

The CW
Black Lightning
0.8
2.305
9:30 PM
FOX
The Mick
0.8
2.288

ABC
Modern Family - R
0.7
2.835
10:00 PM
NBC
Chicago Med
1.5
7.879

CBS
Bull - R
0.7
5.849

ABC
Kevin (Probably) Saves the World
0.6
2.463

Average Rating: 1.13
Average Viewership: 5.313


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.