Wednesday, May 16, 2018

UPDATED Tuesday Ratings - 'NCIS' Plummets Following Pauley Perrette's Exit; 'New Girl' Series Finale Ticks Up

On May 15, 2018, ABC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 1.20 rating - followed by CBS (1.00), NBC (1.00), FOX (0.55) and The CW (0.55).

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 10.487 million viewers - followed by NBC (5.920), ABC (4.939), FOX (1.629) and The CW (1.507).




UPDATE - The Middle, NCIS and Chicago Med were adjusted up. The 100 was adjusted down.

ABC (1.20 Rating, 4.939 Million Viewers)
        ROSEANNE (2.6, +0.0)
        THE MIDDLE (1.5, +0.0)
        BLACK-ISH (1.2, +0.0) SEASON FINALE
        SPLITTING UP TOGETHER (1.0, +0.0)
        FOR THE PEOPLE (0.5, +0.0)

CBS (1.00 Rating, 10.487 Million Viewers)
        NCIS (1.3, -0.3)
        NCIS: NEW ORLEANS (0.9, +0.1) SEASON FINALE

NBC (1.00 Rating, 5.920 Million Viewers)
        THE VOICE (1.4, +0.1)
        RISE (0.7, +0.0) SERIES FINALE
        CHICAGO MED (1.0, -0.1) SEASON FINALE

FOX (0.55 Rating, 1.629 Million Viewers)
        MASTERCHEF JUNIOR (0.5, -0.2)
        NEW GIRL (0.6, +0.1)
        NEW GIRL (0.6, +0.1) SERIES FINALE

THE CW (0.55 Rating, 1.507 Million Viewers)
        THE FLASH (0.7, +0.0)
        THE 100 (0.3, -0.1)


                                             The Final Ratings for Tuesday, May 15 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
ABC
Roseanne
2.6
10.733

NBC
The Voice
1.4
8.154

CBS
NCIS
1.3
12.707

The CW
The Flash
0.7
1.934

FOX
MasterChef Junior
0.5
1.741
8:30 PM
ABC
The Middle
1.5
6.341
9:00 PM
ABC
Black-ish
1.2
4.955

CBS
NCIS: New Orleans (9-11)
0.9
9.443

NBC
Rise
0.7
4.102

FOX
New Girl
0.6
1.472

The CW
The 100
0.3
1.074
9:30 PM
ABC
Splitting Up Together
1.0
3.642

FOX
New Girl
0.6
1.459
10:00 PM
NBC
Chicago Med
1.0
5.620

ABC
For the People
0.5
1.945

Average Rating: 0.99
Average Viewership: 5.021


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.