Wednesday, May 23, 2018

UPDATED Tuesday Ratings - 'Roseanne' and 'NCIS' Finales Dip; 'The Voice,' 'The Middle' and 'The Flash' Finales Rise

On May 22, 2018, NBC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 1.33 rating - followed by ABC (1.30), CBS (0.80), The CW (0.55) and FOX (0.45).

Furthermore, NBC won in total viewers with 7.830 million viewers - followed by CBS (7.559), FOX (1.549) and The CW (1.541).

FOX aired all repeats for the evening.


UPDATE - Roseanne and NCIS were adjusted up.

NBC (1.33 Rating, 7.830 Million Viewers)
        THE VOICE (1.1)
        THE VOICE (1.5, +0.1) SEASON FINALE

ABC (1.30 Rating, 5.575 Million Viewers)
        ROSEANNE (2.5, -0.1) SEASON FINALE
        THE MIDDLE (1.8, +0.3)
        THE MIDDLE (1.6, +0.1) SERIES FINALE
        SPLITTING UP TOGETHER (1.0, +0.0) SEASON FINALE
        FOR THE PEOPLE (0.5, +0.0) SEASON FINALE

CBS (0.80 Rating, 7.559 Million Viewers)
        NCIS (1.3, +0.0) SEASON FINALE
        NCIS (0.7) REPEAT
        48 HOURS: NCIS (0.5) SEASON PREMIERE

THE CW (0.55 Rating, 1.541 Million Viewers)
        THE FLASH (0.8, +0.1) SEASON FINALE
        THE 100 (0.3, +0.0)

FOX (0.45 Rating, 1.549 Million Viewers)
        HANCOCK (0.5) REPEAT


                                             The Final Ratings for Tuesday, May 22 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
ABC
Roseanne
2.5
10.579

CBS
NCIS
1.3
12.067

NBC
The Voice
1.1
6.093

The CW
The Flash
0.8
2.159

FOX
Hancock (8-10) - R
0.5
1.522
8:30 PM
ABC
The Middle (8:30-9:30)
1.7
7.087
9:00 PM
NBC
The Voice (9-11)
1.5
8.774

CBS
NCIS - R
0.7
6.619

The CW
The 100
0.3
0.938
9:30 PM
ABC
Splitting Up Together
1.0
4.024
10:00 PM
CBS
48 Hours: NCIS
0.5
4.123

ABC
For the People
0.5
2.371

Average Rating: 1.03
Average Viewership: 5.530


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.