Monday, March 5, 2018

UPDATED Sunday Ratings - 'The 90th Annual Academy Awards' Seen by 26.54 Million Viewers

On March 4, 2018, ABC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 5.78 rating - followed by NBC (0.63), CBS (0.50) and FOX (0.47).

Furthermore, ABC won in total viewers with 22.447 million viewers - followed by CBS (4.548), NBC (2.703) and FOX (1.738).




UPDATE - The 90th Annual Academy Awards was adjusted up. Oscars Opening Ceremony adjusted down.

ABC (5.78 Rating, 22.447 Million Viewers)
        OSCARS OPENING CEREMONY: LIVE FROM THE RED CARPET (2.1)
        OSCARS OPENING CEREMONY: LIVE FROM THE RED CARPET (3.2)
        THE 90TH ANNUAL ACADEMY AWARDS (6.8)

NBC (0.63 Rating, 2.703 Million Viewers)
        DATELINE (0.6, +0.0)
        FURIOUS 7 (0.6) REPEAT

CBS (0.50 Rating, 4.548 Million Viewers)
        60 MINUTES (0.8, +0.0)
        NCIS (0.4) REPEAT
        BULL (0.4) REPEAT
        NCIS: LOS ANGELES (0.4) REPEAT

FOX (0.47 Rating, 1.738 Million Viewers)
        BILLY GRAHAM: AN EXTRAORDINARY JOURNEY (0.5)
        THE SIMPSONS (0.5) REPEAT
        GHOSTED (0.4) REPEAT
        FAMILY GUY (0.5) REPEAT
        LA TO VEGAS (0.4) REPEAT


                                           The Final Ratings for Sunday, March 4 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
7:00 PM
ABC
Oscars Opening Ceremony
2.1
10.009

CBS
60 Minutes
0.8
6.585

NBC
Dateline
0.6
4.087

FOX
Billy Graham: An Extraordinary Journey
0.5
2.858
7:30 PM
ABC
Oscars Opening Ceremony
3.2
13.132
8:00 PM
ABC
The 90th Annual Academy Awards (8-11:47)
6.8
26.541

NBC
Furious 7 (8-11) - R
0.6
2.288

FOX
The Simpsons - R
0.5
1.479

CBS
NCIS - R
0.4
4.244
8:30 PM
FOX
Ghosted - R
0.4
0.999
9:00 PM
FOX
Family Guy - R
0.5
1.211

CBS
Bull - R
0.4
3.899
9:30 PM
FOX
LA to Vegas - R
0.4
1.022
10:00 PM
CBS
NCIS: Los Angeles - R
0.4
3.534

Average Rating: 1.26
Average Viewership: 5.849


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.