Saturday, February 17, 2018

UPDATED Friday Ratings - 'Winter Olympics' Dominates Once More; 'Crazy Ex-Girlfriend' Finale Steady at Low

On February 16, 2018, NBC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 3.90 rating - followed by CBS (0.80), ABC (0.60), FOX (0.30) and The CW (0.20).

Furthermore, NBC won in total viewers with 16.915 million viewers - followed by CBS (3.963), ABC (2.673), FOX (1.364) and The CW (0.647).

FOX aired all repeats for the evening.


UPDATE - 2018 Winter Olympics was adjusted down. The repeat of Hawaii Five-0 was adjusted up.

NBC (3.90 Rating, 16.915 Million Viewers)
        2018 WINTER OLYMPICS (3.8)

CBS (0.80 Rating, 3.963 Million Viewers)
        CELEBRITY BIG BROTHER (1.0, -0.3)
        HAWAII FIVE-0 (0.5) REPEAT

ABC (0.60 Rating, 2.673 Million Viewers)
        A BUG'S LIFE (0.6) REPEAT
        20/20 (0.6, +0.0)

FOX (0.30 Rating, 1.364 Million Viewers)
        THE X-FILES (0.3) REPEAT
        THE X-FILES (0.3) REPEAT

THE CW (0.20 Rating, 0.647 Million Viewers)
        CRAZY EX-GIRLFRIEND (0.2, +0.0) SEASON FINALE
        PENN & TELLER: FOOL US (0.2) REPEAT


                                         The Final Ratings for Friday, February 16 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
NBC
2018 Winter Olympics (8-11)
3.8
16.579

CBS
Celebrity Big Brother (8-10)
1.0
4.379

ABC
A Bug’s Life (8-10) - R
0.6
2.396

FOX
The X-Files - R
0.3
1.463

The CW
Crazy Ex-Girlfriend
0.2
0.602
9:00 PM
FOX
The X-Files - R
0.3
1.258

The CW
Penn & Teller: Fool Us - R
0.2
0.684
10:00 PM
ABC
20|20
0.6
3.224

CBS
Hawaii Five-0 - R
0.5
3.304

Average Rating: 0.83
Average Viewership: 3.765


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.