Friday, April 27, 2018

UPDATED Thursday Ratings - 'The Big Bang Theory' and 'Grey's Anatomy' Plummet; 'Quantico' Returns Low

On April 26, 2018, CBS won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 1.25 rating - followed by FOX (1.13), ABC (0.93), NBC (0.63) and The CW (0.35).

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 7.961 million viewers - followed by ABC (4.794), FOX (3.835), NBC (3.122) and The CW (1.198).




UPDATE - The Big Bang Theory, Young Sheldon, Grey's Anatomy and Supernatural were adjusted up.

CBS (1.25 Rating, 7.961 Million Viewers)
        THE BIG BANG THEORY (2.0, -0.4)
        YOUNG SHELDON (1.8, -0.1)
        MOM (1.3, -0.1)
        LIFE IN PIECES (1.0, +0.0)
        S.W.A.T. (0.8, +0.0)

FOX (1.13 Rating, 3.835 Million Viewers)
        2018 NFL DRAFT (1.1)

ABC (0.93 Rating, 4.794 Million Viewers)
        GREY'S ANATOMY (1.5, -0.2)
        STATION 19 (0.9, -0.2)
        QUANTICO (0.5) SEASON PREMIERE

NBC (0.63 Rating, 3.122 Million Viewers)
        SUPERSTORE (0.7, -0.1)
        A.P. BIO (0.5, -0.1)
        WILL & GRACE (0.4) REPEAT
        CHAMPIONS (0.4, +0.0)
        CHICAGO FIRE (0.9, -0.1)

THE CW (0.35 Rating, 1.198 Million Viewers)
        SUPERNATURAL (0.5, +0.0)
        ARROW (0.3, +0.0)


                                           The Final Ratings for Thursday, April 26 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
CBS
The Big Bang Theory
2.0
11.793

ABC
Grey’s Anatomy
1.5
6.544

FOX
2018 NFL Draft (8-11)
1.1
3.736

NBC
Superstore
0.7
2.851

The CW
Supernatural
0.5
1.506
8:30 PM
CBS
Young Sheldon
1.8
11.154

NBC
A.P. Bio
0.5
1.692
9:00 PM
CBS
Mom
1.3
8.310

ABC
Station 19
0.9
5.169

NBC
Will & Grace - R
0.4
1.730

The CW
Arrow
0.3
0.867
9:30 PM
CBS
Life in Pieces
1.0
6.222

NBC
Champions
0.4
1.497
10:00 PM
NBC
Chicago Fire
0.9
5.552

CBS
S.W.A.T.
0.8
5.219

ABC
Quantico
0.5
2.661

Average Rating: 0.91
Average Viewership: 4.781


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.