Thursday, March 22, 2018

UPDATED Wednesday Ratings - 'The X-Files,' '9-1-1' and 'Speechless' Finales Rise; 'Survivor' and 'Riverdale' Steady

On March 21, 2018, FOX won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 1.30 rating - followed by CBS (1.20), ABC (1.18), NBC (1.17) and The CW (0.30).

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 6.734 million viewers - followed by NBC (6.037), FOX (4.973), ABC (4.759) and The CW (0.838).




UPDATE - Survivor, The Goldbergs and Modern Family were adjusted up. Speechless was adjusted down.

FOX (1.30 Rating, 4.973 Million Viewers)
        THE X-FILES (0.9, +0.2) SEASON FINALE
        9-1-1 (1.7, +0.1) SEASON FINALE

CBS (1.20 Rating, 6.734 Million Viewers)
        SURVIVOR (1.8, +0.1)
        SEAL TEAM (1.0, +0.1)
        CRIMINAL MINDS (0.9, +0.0)

ABC (1.18 Rating, 4.759 Million Viewers)
        THE GOLDBERGS (1.6, +0.1)
        SPEECHLESS (1.2, +0.3) SEASON FINALE
        MODERN FAMILY (1.7, +0.3)
        AMERICAN HOUSEWIFE (1.3, +0.3)
        DESIGNATED SURVIVOR (0.7, +0.0)

NBC (1.17 Rating, 6.037 Million Viewers)
        LAW & ORDER: SVU (0.8) REPEAT
        LAW & ORDER: SVU (1.4, +0.1)
        CHICAGO P.D. (1.3, +0.1)

THE CW (0.30 Rating, 0.838 Million Viewers)
        RIVERDALE (0.4, +0.0)
        LIFE SENTENCE (0.2, +0.0)


                                         The Final Ratings for Wednesday, March 21 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
CBS
Survivor: Ghost Island
1.8
8.607

ABC
The Goldbergs
1.6
5.730

FOX
The X-Files
0.9
3.430

NBC
Law & Order: SVU - R
0.8
4.839

The CW
Riverdale
0.4
1.156
8:30 PM
ABC
Speechless
1.2
4.598
9:00 PM
FOX
9-1-1.
1.7
6.627

ABC
Modern Family
1.7
5.561

NBC
Law & Order: SVU
1.4
6.513

CBS
SEAL Team
1.0
6.355

The CW
Life Sentence
0.2
0.488
9:30 PM
ABC
American Housewife
1.3
4.445
10:00 PM
NBC
Chicago P.D.
1.3
6.919

CBS
Criminal Minds
0.9
5.262

ABC
Designated Survivor
0.7
3.979

Average Rating: 1.13
Average Viewership: 4.967


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.