Thursday, March 29, 2018

UPDATED Wednesday Ratings - 'Empire' and 'Star' Return Up; 'Alex, Inc.' Opens Low; 'Riverdale' and 'Life Sentence' Drop

On March 28, 2018, FOX won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 1.75 rating - followed by CBS (1.27), NBC (1.07), ABC (1.02) and The CW (0.20).

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 7.053 million viewers - followed by NBC (5.698), FOX (5.419), ABC (4.417) and The CW (0.701).




UPDATE - SEAL Team was adjusted down.

FOX (1.75 Rating, 5.419 Million Viewers)
        EMPIRE (2.0, +0.1)
        STAR (1.5, +0.2)

CBS (1.27 Rating, 7.053 Million Viewers)
        SURVIVOR (1.7, -0.1)
        SEAL TEAM (0.9, -0.1)
        CRIMINAL MINDS (1.1, +0.2)

NBC (1.07 Rating, 5.698 Million Viewers)
        THE VOICE (1.3)
        ANDREW LLOYD WEBBER TRIBUTE TO A SUPERSTAR (0.6)

ABC (1.02 Rating, 4.417 Million Viewers)
        THE GOLDBERGS (1.4, -0.2)
        ALEX, INC. (1.1) SERIES PREMIERE
        MODERN FAMILY (1.4, -0.3)
        SPLITTING UP TOGETHER (0.8) REPEAT
        DESIGNATED SURVIVOR (0.7, +0.0)

THE CW (0.20 Rating, 0.701 Million Viewers)
        RIVERDALE (0.3, -0.1)
        LIFE SENTENCE (0.1, -0.1)


                                          The Final Ratings for Wednesday, March 28 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
FOX
Empire
2.0
6.217

CBS
Survivor: Ghost Island
1.7
8.152

ABC
The Goldbergs
1.4
5.489

NBC
The Voice (8-10)
1.3
6.945

The CW
Riverdale
0.3
0.962
8:30 PM
ABC
Alex, Inc.
1.1
4.600
9:00 PM
FOX
Star
1.5
4.653

ABC
Modern Family
1.4
5.431

CBS
SEAL Team
0.9
6.478

The CW
Life Sentence
0.1
0.404
9:30 PM
ABC
Splitting Up Together - R
0.8
3.398
10:00 PM
CBS
Criminal Minds
1.1
6.593

ABC
Designated Survivor
0.7
3.796

NBC
Andrew Lloyd Webber Tribute to a Superstar
0.6
3.239

Average Rating: 1.06
Average Viewership: 4.740


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.