Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Sunday Cable Ratings - 'The Walking Dead,' 'NCAA Tournament,' 'Naked and Afraid,' 'The Chi,' 'Bar Rescue' & More!

On March 18, 2018, AMC's The Walking Dead was the highest rated show on cable with a 2.83 - followed by TruTV's NCAA Tournament (1.64), TNT's NCAA Tournament (1.16) and AMC's Talking Dead (1.09).

The Walking Dead was the most viewed program with 6.663 million viewers - followed by TruTV's NCAA Tournament (4.597), TNT's NCAA Tournament (3.399) and Talking Dead (2.663).


                                                   The Cable Ratings for Sunday, March 18

Show
Network
Time
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
1
The Walking Dead
AMC
9:00 PM
2.83
6.663
2
2018 NCAA Basketball Tournament
TruTV
7:48 PM
1.64
4.597
3
2018 NCAA Basketball Tournament
TNT
8:39 PM
1.16
3.399
4
Talking Dead
AMC
10:08 PM
1.09
2.663
5
The Real Housewives of Atlanta
Bravo
8:00 PM
0.80
2.069
6
2018 NCAA Basketball Tournament
TBS
9:42 PM
0.78
2.224
7
2018 NCAA Basketball Tournament
TNT
6:00 PM
0.69
1.913
8
2018 NCAA Basketball Tournament
TBS
7:00 PM
0.65
1.864
9
Mike Tyson Mysteries
Adult Swim
11:30 PM
0.58
1.123
10
Naked and Afraid
Discovery
10:00 PM
0.46
1.366
11
Sister Wives
TLC
8:00 PM
0.43
1.547
12
Last Week Tonight with John Oliver
HBO
11:01 PM
0.41
1.227
13
Mr. Pickles
Adult Swim
12:00 AM
0.39
0.831
14
Island Life
HGTV
10:00 PM
0.36
1.673
15
Mr. Pickles
Adult Swim
12:15 AM
0.35
0.790
16
Island Life
HGTV
10:30 PM
0.33
1.601
17
Caribbean Life
HGTV
9:30 PM
0.33
1.437
18
The Chi
Showtime
10:01 PM
0.32
0.872
19
Evil Lives Here
ID
9:00 PM
0.32
1.288
20
Homeland
Showtime
9:05 PM
0.31
1.253
21
On the Case with Paula Zahn
ID
10:00 PM
0.31
1.399
22
Aaron Hernandez Uncovered
Oxygen
7:00 PM
0.30
0.912
23
Caribbean Life
HGTV
9:00 PM
0.29
1.484
24
Bar Rescue
Paramount
10:00 PM
0.29
0.629
25
Guy’s Grocery Games
Food
8:00 PM
0.29
0.927
26
Guy’s Grocery Games
Food
9:00 PM
0.27
0.872
27
How Close Can I Beach?
HGTV
8:30 PM
0.27
1.423
28
How Close Can I Beach?
HGTV
8:00 PM
0.26
1.481
29
When Calls the Heart
Hallmark
9:00 PM
0.26
2.448
30
To Rome for Love
Bravo
9:00 PM
0.26
0.723
31
Three Wives, One Husband
TLC
10:03 PM
0.25
0.831
32
Wicked Tuna
NatGeo
9:00 PM
0.24
0.880
33
The Midwife’s Deception
Lifetime
8:00 PM
0.23
0.822
34
Watch What Happens Live
Bravo
11:00 PM
0.23
0.675
35
Comic Book Men
AMC
12:15 AM
0.20
0.480
36
The Arrangement
E!
9:00 PM
0.19
0.477
37
Kingpin
History
9:00 PM
0.18
0.653
38
Adventure Time
Cartoon
7:30 PM
0.18
0.532
39
Lone Star Law
Animal
10:01 PM
0.18
0.709
40
College Basketball
ESPN
12:00 PM
0.17
0.478
41
Adventure Time
Cartoon
7:00 PM
0.16
0.531
42
Snapped
Oxygen
6:00 PM
0.16
0.464
43
North Woods Law
Animal
9:00 PM
0.15
0.678
44
The Royals
E!
10:01 PM
0.15
0.447
45
School of Rock
Nickelodeon
7:30 PM
0.14
0.647
46
Here and Now
HBO
9:03 PM
0.11
0.357
47
Uncensored
TV One
10:00 PM
0.11
0.276
48
Tennis
ESPN
2:05 PM
0.11
0.540
49
Counterpart
Starz
8:02 PM
0.10
0.342
50
Unsung
TV One
9:00 PM
0.10
0.271
51
NHL Hockey
NBC Sports
7:33 PM
0.10
0.294
52
Top Gear
BBCA
8:00 PM
0.10
0.253
53
Food Paradise
Travel
8:00 PM
0.10
0.328
54
2018 NCAA Women’s Basketball Tournament
ESPN
7:00 PM
0.09
0.412
55
Meet the Peetes
Hallmark
10:00 PM
0.08
0.609
56
Barnwood Builders
DIY
9:00 PM
0.08
0.527
57
2018 NCAA Women’s Basketball Tournament
ESPN
9:00 PM
0.08
0.364
58
Food Paradise
Travel
9:00 PM
0.07
0.282
59
Autopsy: The Last Hours of…
Reelz
8:00 PM
0.07
0.275
60
Dr. K’s Exotic Animal ER
NatGeoWild
9:00 PM
0.07
0.591
61
Ash vs. Evil Dead
Starz
9:00 PM
0.06
0.176
62
Our Cartoon President
Showtime
8:00 PM
0.05
0.199

No rating information was made immediately available for ION's Private Eyes; LMN's Doctor Foster: A Women Scorned; NatGeoWild's Supervet; Reelz's The Price of Fame; Science's Secrets of the Lost; and Travel's Best in Food.


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.