Monday, February 26, 2018

UPDATED Sunday Ratings - 'Winter Olympics' Closing Ceremony Leads Night; 'Celebrity Big Brother' and 'Shark Tank' Finales Rise

On February 25, 2018, NBC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 2.06 rating - followed by ABC (1.00), CBS (0.98) and FOX (0.60).

Furthermore, NBC won in total viewers with 10.220 million viewers - followed by CBS (5.513), ABC (4.194) and FOX (1.780).

FOX aired all repeats for the evening.


UPDATE - 2018 Winter Olympics and A.P. Bio were adjusted up. Olympic Gold and the repeat of Brooklyn Nine-Nine were adjusted down.

NBC (2.06 Rating, 10.220 Million Viewers)
        OLYMPIC GOLD (1.3)
        2018 WINTER OLYMPICS (3.0)
        A.P. BIO (1.4, +0.6)

ABC (1.00 Rating, 4.194 Million Viewers)
        AMERICA'S FUNNIEST HOME VIDEOS (1.0) REPEAT
        THE BACHELOR (1.1)
        SHARK TANK (0.8, +0.1) SEASON FINALE

CBS (0.98 Rating, 5.513 Million Viewers)
        60 MINUTES (0.8, +0.1)
        CELEBRITY BIG BROTHER (1.4, +0.5) SEASON FINALE
        NCIS: LOS ANGELES (0.4) REPEAT

FOX (0.60 Rating, 1.780 Million Viewers)
        BROOKLYN NINE-NINE (0.6) REPEAT
        BOB'S BURGERS (0.5) REPEAT
        THE SIMPSONS (0.7) REPEAT
        GHOSTED (0.5) REPEAT
        FAMILY GUY (0.5) REPEAT
        LA TO VEGAS (0.4) REPEAT


                                        The Final Ratings for Sunday, February 25 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
7:00 PM
NBC
Olympic Gold
1.3
6.980

ABC
America’s Funniest Home Videos - R
1.0
5.282

CBS
60 Minutes
0.8
8.326

FOX
Brooklyn Nine-Nine - R
0.6
2.117
7:30 PM
FOX
Bob’s Burgers - R
0.5
1.422
8:00 PM
NBC
2018 Winter Olympics (8-10:30)
3.0
14.780

CBS
Celebrity Big Brother (8-10)
1.4
5.210

ABC
The Bachelor (8-10)
1.1
4.263

FOX
The Simpsons - R
0.7
1.735
8:30 PM
FOX
Ghosted - R
0.5
1.160
9:00 PM
FOX
Family Guy - R
0.5
1.273
9:30 PM
FOX
LA to Vegas - R
0.4
1.097
10:00 PM
ABC
Shark Tank
0.8
3.153

CBS
NCIS: Los Angeles - R
0.4
3.457
10:30 PM
NBC
A.P. Bio
1.4
5.888

Average Rating: 0.96
Average Viewership: 4.410


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.