Friday, April 6, 2018

UPDATED Thursday Ratings - 'The Big Bang Theory,' 'Grey's Anatomy' and 'Station 19' Drop; 'Will & Grace' Finale Steady

On April 5, 2018, CBS won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 1.35 rating - followed by ABC (1.17), NBC (0.80), FOX (0.65) and The CW (0.50).

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 8.194 million viewers - followed by ABC (5.249), NBC (3.634), FOX (2.613) and The CW (1.619).




UPDATE - The Big Bang Theory and Grey's Anatomy were adjusted up. Mom, Supernatural and Arrow were adjusted down.

CBS (1.35 Rating, 8.194 Million Viewers)
        THE BIG BANG THEORY (2.4, -0.1)
        YOUNG SHELDON (1.9, -0.1)
        MOM (1.3, -0.1)
        LIFE IN PIECES (0.9, -0.1)
        S.W.A.T. (0.8, +0.0)

ABC (1.17 Rating, 5.249 Million Viewers)
        GREY'S ANATOMY (1.7, -0.1)
        STATION 19 (1.0, -0.2)
        SCANDAL (0.9, +0.1)

NBC (0.80 Rating, 3.634 Million Viewers)
        SUPERSTORE (0.8, +0.0)
        A.P. BIO (0.6, +0.0)
        WILL & GRACE (0.9, +0.0) SEASON FINALE
        CHAMPIONS (0.5, +0.0)
        CHICAGO FIRE (1.0, +0.0)

FOX (0.65 Rating, 2.613 Million Viewers)
        GOTHAM (0.7, +0.0)
        SHOWTIME AT THE APOLLO (0.6, +0.0)

THE CW (0.50 Rating, 1.619 Million Viewers)
        SUPERNATURAL (0.4, -0.3)
        ARROW (0.3, -0.1)


                                           The Final Ratings for Thursday, April 5 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
CBS
The Big Bang Theory
2.4
12.996

ABC
Grey’s Anatomy
1.7
6.842

NBC
Superstore
0.8
3.167

FOX
Gotham
0.7
2.532

The CW
Supernatural
0.4
1.414
8:30 PM
CBS
Young Sheldon
1.9
11.656

NBC
A.P. Bio
0.6
2.213
9:00 PM
CBS
Mom
1.3
8.340

ABC
Station 19
1.0
5.087

NBC
Will & Grace
0.9
3.625

FOX
Showtime at the Apollo
0.6
2.656

The CW
Arrow
0.3
0.868
9:30 PM
CBS
Life in Pieces
0.9
6.094

NBC
Champions
0.5
1.981
10:00 PM
NBC
Chicago Fire
1.0
5.475

ABC
Scandal
0.9
3.833

CBS
S.W.A.T.
0.8
5.052

Average Rating: 0.98
Average Viewership: 4.931


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.