Friday, July 6, 2018

UPDATED Wednesday Ratings - 'Macy's Fireworks' Easily Tops Night for NBC; 'Big Brother' and 'Code Black' Drop

On July 4, 2018, NBC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 1.3 rating - followed by CBS (0.67), ABC (0.40), FOX (0.40) and The CW (0.13).

Furthermore, NBC won in total viewers with 6.603 million viewers - followed by CBS (4.162), ABC (1.846), FOX (1.530) and The CW (0.643).

ABC, FOX and The CW aired all repeats for the evening.


UPDATE - The repeat of Macy's 4th of July Fireworks Spectacular was adjusted down.

NBC (1.13 Rating, 6.603 Million Viewers)
        MACY'S 4TH OF JULY FIREWORKS SPECTACULAR (1.2)
        MACY'S 4TH OF JULY FIREWORKS SPECTACULAR (0.8) REPEAT

CBS (0.67 Rating, 4.162 Million Viewers)
        YOUNG SHELDON (0.5) REPEAT
        YOUNG SHELDON (0.5) REPEAT
        BIG BROTHER (0.9, -0.6)
        CODE BLACK (0.6, -0.2)

ABC (0.40 Rating, 1.846 Million Viewers)
        THE GOLDBERGS (0.4) REPEAT
        THE GOLDBERGS (0.4) REPEAT
        MODERN FAMILY (0.4) REPEAT
        AMERICAN HOUSEWIFE (0.4) REPEAT
        SHARK TANK (0.4) REPEAT

FOX (0.40 Rating, 1.530 Million Viewers)
        MASTERCHEF (0.4) REPEAT
        GORDON RAMSAY'S 24 HOURS TO HELL AND BACK (0.4) REPEAT

THE CW (0.13 Rating, 0.643 Million Viewers)
        THE 3RD ANNUAL HOWIE MANDEL STAND-UP GALA (0.1) REPEAT
        WHOSE LINE IS IT ANYWAY? (0.1) REPEAT


                                            The Final Ratings for Wednesday, July 4 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
NBC
Macy’s 4th of July Fireworks Spectacular (8-10)
1.2
7.400

CBS
Young Sheldon - R
0.5
3.518

ABC
The Goldbergs - R
0.4
2.057

FOX
MasterChef - R
0.4
1.519

The CW
The 3rd Howie Mandel Stand-Up Gale (7-8:30) - R
0.1
0.633
8:30 PM
CBS
Young Sheldon - R
0.5
3.460

ABC
The Goldbergs - R
0.4
1.620
9:00 PM
CBS
Big Brother
0.9
3.947

ABC
Modern Family - R
0.4
1.601

FOX
Gordon Ramsay’s 24 Hours to Hell and Back - R
0.4
1.460
9:30 PM
ABC
American Housewife - R
0.4
1.490

The CW
Whose Line Is It Anyway? - R
0.1
0.469
10:00 PM
NBC
Macy’s 4th of July Fireworks Spectacular - R
0.8
4.519

CBS
Code Black
0.6
4.803

ABC
Shark Tank - R
0.4
1.672

Average Rating: 0.50
Average Viewership: 2.678


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.