Tuesday, April 17, 2018

UPDATED Sunday Ratings - 'Academy of Country Music Awards' Dominates Night; James Comey Interview Seen by 9.8 Million

On April 15, 2018, CBS won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 1.88 rating - followed by ABC  (1.38), FOX (0.75) and NBC (0.63).

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 11.664 million viewers - followed by ABC (7.122), NBC (4.003) and FOX (1.690).




UPDATE - Bob's Burgers and Little Big Shots were adjusted up. Genius Junior and the 8:30 episode of Brooklyn Nine-Nine were adjusted down.

CBS (1.88 Rating, 11.664 Million Viewers)
        60 MINUTES (1.1, -0.4)
        53RD ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS (2.1)

ABC (1.38 Rating, 7.122 Million Viewers)
        AMERICA'S FUNNIEST HOME VIDEOS (1.2, +0.3)
        AMERICAN IDOL (1.3, -0.2)
        JAMES COMEY - AN ABC NEWS INTERVIEW (1.7)

FOX (0.75 Rating, 1.690 Million Viewers)
        BOB'S BURGERS (0.5) REPEAT
        BOB'S BURGERS (0.9, +0.1)
        THE SIMPSONS (1.0, +0.1)
        BROOKLYN NINE-NINE (0.8, +0.0)
        BROOKLYN NINE-NINE (0.7, -0.1)
        THE LAST MAN ON EARTH (0.6, -0.1)

NBC (0.63 Rating, 4.003 Million Viewers)
        DATELINE (0.6, +0.0)
        LITTLE BIG SHOTS (0.8, -0.1)
        GENIUS JUNIOR (0.6, -0.1)
        TIMELESS (0.5, -0.1)


                                            The Final Ratings for Sunday, April 15 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
7:00 PM
ABC
America’s Funniest Home Videos
1.2
6.122

CBS
60 Minutes
1.1
10.573

NBC
Dateline
0.6
3.991

FOX
Bob’s Burgers - R
0.5
1.343
7:30 PM
FOX
Bob’s Burgers
0.9
1.830
8:00 PM
CBS
53rd Academy of Country Music Awards (8-11)
2.1
12.061

ABC
American Idol (8-10)
1.3
6.351

FOX
The Simpsons
1.0
2.262

NBC
Little Big Shots
0.8
5.661
8:30 PM
FOX
Brooklyn Nine-Nine
0.8
1.791
9:00 PM
FOX
Brooklyn Nine-Nine
0.7
1.483

NBC
Genius Junior
0.6
3.769
9:30 PM
FOX
The Last Man on Earth
0.6
1.356
10:00 PM
ABC
James Comey - An ABC News Interview
1.7
9.869

NBC
Timeless
0.5
2.471

Average Rating: 0.96
Average Viewership: 4.729


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.