Friday, February 9, 2018

UPDATED Thursday Ratings - 'Winter Olympics' Dominates in First Night; 'The Four' Finale Steady; 'Grey's Anatomy' Drops

On February 8, 2018, NBC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 3.37 rating - followed by ABC (1.30), FOX (1.30), CBS (0.98) and The CW (0.50).

Furthermore, NBC won in total viewers with 14.525 million viewers - followed by CBS (5.188), ABC (5.063), FOX (4.026) and The CW (1.557).




UPDATE - 2018 Winter Olympics was adjusted up.

NBC (3.37 Rating, 14.525 Million Viewers)
        2018 WINTER OLYMPICS (3.7)

ABC (1.30 Rating, 5.063 Million Viewers)
        GREY'S ANATOMY (2.0, -0.3)
        SCANDAL (1.1, -0.3)
        HOW TO GET AWAY WITH MURDER (0.8, -0.2)

FOX (1.30 Rating, 4.026 Million Viewers)
        THE FOUR: BATTLE FOR STARDOM (1.3, +0.0) SEASON FINALE

CBS (0.98 Rating, 5.188 Million Viewers)
        CELEBRITY BIG BROTHER (1.4, -0.4)
        THE BIG BANG THEORY (1.0) REPEAT
        YOUNG SHELDON (0.9) REPEAT
        S.W.A.T. (0.6) REPEAT

THE CW (0.50 Rating, 1.557 Million Viewers)
        SUPERNATURAL (0.6, +0.0)
        ARROW (0.4, +0.0)


                                         The Final Ratings for Thursday, February 8 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
NBC
2018 Winter Olympics (8-11)
3.7
15.995

ABC
Grey’s Anatomy
2.0
7.321

CBS
Celebrity Big Brother
1.4
5.493

FOX
The Four (8-10)
1.3
3.918

The CW
Supernatural
0.6
1.811
9:00 PM
ABC
Scandal
1.1
4.637

CBS
The Big Bang Theory - R
1.0
5.542

The CW
Arrow
0.4
1.296
9:30 PM
CBS
Young Sheldon - R
0.9
5.379
10:00 PM
ABC
How to Get Away With Murder
0.8
3.258

CBS
S.W.A.T. - R
0.6
4.489

Average Rating: 1.25
Average Viewership: 5.376


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.