Thursday, July 26, 2018

UPDATED Wednesday Ratings - 'World of Dance' Does Okay in Nightly Debut; 'Burden of Truth' Premieres Low

On July 25, 2018, FOX won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 0.95 rating - followed by CBS (0.87), NBC (0.80), ABC (0.60) and The CW (0.25).

Furthermore, NBC won in total viewers with 3.972 million viewers - followed by CBS (3.719), FOX (3.392), ABC (2.458) and The CW (0.911).

ABC aired all repeats for the evening.


UPDATE - The repeat of American Housewife was adjusted down.

FOX (0.95 Rating, 3.392 Million Viewers)
        MASTERCHEF (1.0, +0.0)
        24 HOURS TO HELL AND BACK (0.9, -0.1)

CBS (0.87 Rating, 3.719 Million Viewers)
        BIG BROTHER (1.5, +0.1)
        TKO: TOTAL KNOCK OUT (0.6, -0.2)
        SEAL TEAM (0.5) REPEAT

NBC (0.80 Rating, 3.972 Million Viewers)
        WORLD OF DANCE (1.0)
        REVERIE (0.4, +0.0)

ABC (0.60 Rating, 2.458 Million Viewers)
        THE GOLDBERGS (0.6) REPEAT
        THE GOLDBERGS (0.6) REPEAT
        MODERN FAMILY (0.6) REPEAT
        AMERICAN HOUSEWIFE (0.5) REPEAT
        SHARK TANK (0.6) REPEAT

THE CW (0.25 Rating, 0.911 Million Viewers)
        BURDEN OF TRUTH (0.2) SERIES PREMIERE
        THE ORIGINALS (0.3, +0.1)


                                           The Final Ratings for Wednesday, July 25 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
CBS
Big Brother
1.5
5.687

NBC
World of Dance (8-10)
1.0
4.937

FOX
MasterChef
1.0
3.710

ABC
The Goldbergs - R
0.6
3.033

The CW
Burden of Truth
0.2
0.925
8:30 PM
ABC
The Goldbergs - R
0.6
2.389
9:00 PM
FOX
24 Hours to Hell and Back
0.9
3.166

CBS
TKO: Total Knock Out
0.6
2.712

ABC
Modern Family - R
0.6
2.417

The CW
The Originals
0.3
0.850
9:30 PM
ABC
American Housewife - R
0.5
2.128
10:00 PM
ABC
Shark Tank - R
0.6
2.330

CBS
SEAL Team - R
0.5
2.731

NBC
Reverie
0.4
2.080

Average Rating: 0.66
Average Viewership: 2.793


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.