Friday, February 16, 2018

UPDATED Thursday Ratings - 'Winter Olympics' Continues to Drop; 'The Bachelor Winter Games' Also Down

On February 15, 2018, NBC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 3.90 rating - followed by CBS (0.85), ABC (0.73), FOX (0.35) and The CW (0.25).

Furthermore, NBC won in total viewers with 16.032 million viewers - followed by CBS (5.526), ABC (3.259), FOX (1.494) and The CW (0.732).

CBS, FOX and The CW aired all repeats for the evening.


UPDATE - The 9PM repeat of The Big Bang Theory was adjusted up.

NBC (3.90 Rating, 16.032 Million Viewers)
        2018 WINTER OLYMPICS (3.9)

CBS (0.85 Rating, 5.526 Million Viewers)
        THE BIG BANG THEORY (1.1) REPEAT
        YOUNG SHELDON (1.0) REPEAT
        THE BIG BANG THEORY (1.1) REPEAT
        MOM (0.8) REPEAT
        S.W.A.T. (0.6) REPEAT

ABC (0.73 Rating, 3.259 Million Viewers)
        THE BACHELOR WINTER GAMES (0.7, -0.1)
        20/20 (0.8)

FOX (0.35 Rating, 1.494 Million Viewers)
        GOTHAM (0.3) REPEAT
        9-1-1 (0.4) REPEAT

THE CW (0.25 Rating, 0.732 Million Viewers)
        SUPERNATURAL (0.3) REPEAT
        ARROW (0.2) REPEAT


                                        The Final Ratings for Thursday, February 15 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
NBC
2018 Winter Olympics (8-11)
3.9
16.196

CBS
The Big Bang Theory - R
1.1
7.394

ABC
The Bachelor Winter Games (8-10)
0.7
3.024

FOX
Gotham - R
0.3
1.279

The CW
Supernatural - R
0.3
0.839
8:30 PM
CBS
Young Sheldon - R
1.0
7.104
9:00 PM
CBS
The Big Bang Theory - R
1.1
6.120

FOX
9-1-1 - R
0.4
1.720

The CW
Arrow - R
0.2
0.596
9:30 PM
CBS
Mom - R
0.8
4.973
10:00 PM
ABC
20|20
0.8
3.724

CBS
S.W.A.T. - R
0.6
3.958

Average Rating: 0.93
Average Viewership: 4.744


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.