Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Sunday Cable Ratings - 'NBA Playoffs,' 'Fear the Walking Dead,' 'Westworld,' 'Naked and Afraid XL,' 'NHL Playoffs' & More!

On May 6, 2018, TNT's NBA Basketball was the highest rated show on cable with a 1.60 - followed by AMC's Fear the Walking Dead (0.85), HBO's Westworld (0.64) and Discovery's Naked and Afraid XL (0.57).

NBA Basketball was the most viewed program with 4.350 million viewers - followed by FS1's NASCAR Racing (2.774), Fear the Walking Dead (2.485) and Hallmark's Good Witch (1.929).


                                                    The Cable Ratings for Sunday, May 6

Show
Network
Time
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
1
NBA Basketball
TNT
8:00 PM
1.60
4.350
2
Fear the Walking Dead
AMC
9:00 PM
0.85
2.485
3
Westworld
HBO
9:02 PM
0.64
1.631
4
Naked and Afraid XL
Discovery
10:00 PM
0.57
1.690
5
Mike Tyson Mysteries
Adult Swim
11:30 PM
0.56
1.109
6
Naked and Afraid
Discovery
9:00 PM
0.51
1.603
7
NASCAR Racing
FS1
1:45 PM
0.47
2.774
8
NHL Hockey
NBC Sports
7:31 PM
0.44
1.335
9
The Real Housewives of Potomac
Bravo
8:00 PM
0.42
1.195
10
Last Week Tonight with John Oliver
HBO
11:06 PM
0.42
1.244
11
Mexico Life
HGTV
10:00 PM
0.39
1.581
12
Silicon Valley
HBO
10:01 PM
0.38
0.853
13
Guy’s Grocery Games
Food
8:00 PM
0.37
1.142
14
Caribbean Life
HGTV
9:30 PM
0.37
1.524
15
Mexico Life
HGTV
10:30 PM
0.36
1.524
16
Worst Cooks in America
Food
9:00 PM
0.36
1.301
17
MLB Baseball
ESPN
8:00 PM
0.35
1.422
18
Ballmastrz 9009
Adult Swim
12:00 AM
0.35
0.739
19
Long Island Medium
TLC
8:00 PM
0.33
1.452
20
Into the Badlands
AMC
10:07 PM
0.33
0.968
21
Caribbean Life
HGTV
9:00 PM
0.31
1.386
22
Lakefront Bargain Hunt
HGTV
8:30 PM
0.31
1.511
23
Snoop Dogg Presents: The Joker’s Wild
TBS
10:00 PM
0.29
0.754
24
Lakefront Bargain Hunt
HGTV
8:00 PM
0.28
1.328
25
Breaking Homicide
ID
11:00 PM
0.28
1.040
26
Ballmastrz 9009
Adult Swim
12:15 AM
0.27
0.620
27
Long Lost Family
TLC
10:05 PM
0.26
1.416
28
Southern Charm New Orleans
Bravo
9:00 PM
0.26
0.802
29
Bar Rescue
Paramount
10:00 PM
0.26
0.665
30
Breaking Homicide
ID
10:00 PM
0.26
1.094
31
Billions
Showtime
9:02 PM
0.25
0.984
32
Drop the Mic
TBS
10:30 PM
0.25
0.598
33
Disappeared
ID
9:00 PM
0.23
1.067
34
Good Witch
Hallmark
9:00 PM
0.23
1.929
35
Barry
HBO
10:33 PM
0.23
0.636
36
The Wrong Daughter
Lifetime
8:00 PM
0.22
0.891
37
Premier League Soccer
NBC Sports
11:26 AM
0.21
0.574
38
Wicked Tuna
NatGeo
9:00 PM
0.20
0.868
39
PBA Bowling
ESPN
12:00 PM
0.18
0.587
40
Talking Dead: Fear
AMC
11:08 PM
0.17
0.516
41
The Arrangement
E!
9:00 PM
0.16
0.421
42
The Powerpuff Girls
Cartoon
4:15 PM
0.14
0.512
43
Watch What Happens Live
Bravo
11:00 PM
0.14
0.450
44
The Powerpuff Girls
Cartoon
4:30 PM
0.13
0.472
45
Killing Eve
BBCA
8:00 PM
0.13
0.518
46
Food Paradise
Travel
9:00 PM
0.13
0.343
47
Jeremy Wade’s Mighty Rivers
Animal
9:00 PM
0.13
0.484
48
Food Paradise
Travel
8:00 PM
0.13
0.377
49
The Royals
E!
10:01 PM
0.13
0.392
50
Premier League Soccer
NBC Sports
8:23 AM
0.10
0.290
51
Snapped
Oxygen
6:00 PM
0.10
0.463
52
Robson Green: Extreme Fisherman
Animal
11:03 PM
0.10
0.291
53
MLB Baseball
ESPN
4:18 PM
0.09
0.357
54
Trust
FX
10:00 PM
0.08
0.382
55
Dr. K’s Exotic Animal ER
NatGeoWild
9:00 PM
0.08
0.485
56
MLB Baseball
MLBN
1:09 PM
0.08
0.368
57
In Ice Cold Blood
Oxygen
7:00 PM
0.07
0.345
58
I’m Dying Up Here
Showtime
10:00 PM
0.04
0.168
59
The Circus
Showtime
8:00 PM
0.03
0.189
60
Sweetbitter
Starz
8:00 PM
0.01
0.038
61
Vida
Starz
8:30 PM
0.01
0.020

No rating information was made immediately available for Cooking's Food: Fact or Fiction; PBS' Call the Midwife & Unforgotten; Reelz's Autopsy: The Last Hours of; and Science's Deadly Intelligence.


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.