Monday, July 16, 2018

UPDATED Friday Ratings - 'Whistleblower' Opens Low; 'Dateline' and '20/20' Steady; 'Masters of Illusion' Dips

On July 13, 2018, NBC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 0.60 rating - followed by ABC (0.50), CBS (0.40), FOX (0.25) and The CW (0.20).

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 3.660 million viewers - followed by ABC (2.920), NBC (2.830), FOX (1.102) and The CW (1.013).

FOX aired all repeats for the evening.


UPDATE - The repeat of American Ninja Warrior was adjusted down.

NBC (0.60 Rating, 2.830 Million Viewers)
        AMERICAN NINJA WARRIOR (0.5) REPEAT
        DATELINE (0.6, +0.0)

ABC (0.50 Rating, 2.920 Million Viewers)
        QUANTICO (0.4, -0.1)
        WHAT WOULD YOU DO? (0.5, +0.0)
        20/20 (0.6, +0.0)

CBS (0.40 Rating, 3.660 Million Viewers)
        WHISTLEBLOWER (0.4) SERIES PREMIERE
        HAWAII FIVE-0 (0.4) REPEAT
        BLUE BLOODS (0.4) REPEAT

FOX (0.25 Rating, 1.102 Million Viewers)
        THE RESIDENT (0.3) REPEAT
        THE ORVILLE (0.2) REPEAT

THE CW (0.20 Rating, 1.013 Million Viewers)
        MASTERS OF ILLUSION (0.2, -0.1)
        MASTERS OF ILLUSION (0.2) REPEAT
        PENN & TELLER: FOOL US (0.2) REPEAT


                                              The Final Ratings for Friday, July 13 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
NBC
American Ninja Warrior (8-10) - R
0.5
2.437

CBS
Whistleblower
0.4
3.036

ABC
Quantico
0.4
2.675

FOX
The Resident - R
0.3
1.320

The CW
Masters of Illusion
0.2
1.069
8:30 PM
The CW
Masters of Illusion - R
0.2
0.951
9:00 PM
ABC
What Would You Do?
0.5
2.625

CBS
Hawaii Five-0 - R
0.4
3.594

The CW
Penn & Teller: Fool Us - R
0.2
0.929

FOX
The Orville - R
0.2
0.836
10:00 PM
ABC
20|20
0.6
3.507

NBC
Dateline
0.6
3.020

CBS
Blue Bloods - R
0.4
4.387

Average Rating: 0.38
Average Viewership: 2.337


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.