Monday, August 20, 2018

Friday Cable Ratings - 'Live PD,' 'NFL Preseason,' 'House Hunters,' 'Real Time,' 'Ancient Aliens,' 'Wynonna Earp' & More!

On August 17, 2018, A&E's Live PD was the highest rated show on cable with a 0.57 - followed by NFL Network's NFL Preseason (0.42), HGTV's House Hunters (0.31) and HBO's Real Time with Bill Maher (0.30).

Live PD was the most viewed program with 1.842 million viewers - followed by Real Time with Bill Maher (1.690), House Hunters (1.437) and HGTV's House Hunters International (1.395).


                                                   The Cable Ratings for Friday, August 17

Show
Network
Time
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
1
Live PD
A&E
9:00 PM
0.57
1.842
2
NFL Preseason
NFL
7:30 PM
0.42
1.323
3
House Hunters
HGTV
10:00 PM
0.31
1.437
4
Real Time with Bill Maher
HBO
10:00 PM
0.30
1.690
5
Nick Cannon Presents: Wild ’n Out
MTV
10:00 PM
0.29
0.617
6
Mama June: From Not to Hot
WE tv
9:00 PM
0.28
0.972
7
House Hunters International
HGTV
10:30 PM
0.28
1.395
8
Tiny Paradise
HGTV
9:30 PM
0.27
1.142
9
Little League World Series
ESPN
8:37 PM
0.24
1.191
10
Tiny Paradise
HGTV
9:00 PM
0.23
0.992
11
Cooper’s Treasure
Discovery
9:01 PM
0.21
0.822
12
Ancient Aliens
History
9:00 PM
0.21
1.075
13
In Search Of
History
10:03 PM
0.20
1.091
14
BattleBots
Discovery
8:00 PM
0.20
0.826
15
The Killer Closer
ID
10:00 PM
0.19
0.894
16
Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives
Food
9:00 PM
0.19
0.927
17
Treehouse Masters
Animal
8:00 PM
0.18
0.761
18
Little League World Series
ESPN
4:16 PM
0.15
0.775
19
NASCAR Racing
NBC Sports
7:37 PM
0.13
0.826
20
Wynonna Earp
Syfy
9:00 PM
0.13
0.601
21
Little League World Series
ESPN
2:00 PM
0.13
0.631
22
The Dead Files
Travel
10:00 PM
0.13
0.520
23
Cash Cab
Discovery
7:00 PM
0.13
0.478
24
Kevin Hart Presents: The Next Level
Comedy
11:00 PM
0.13
0.265
25
My Little Girl Is Gone
LMN
8:00 PM
0.12
0.434
26
David Tutera’s CELEBrations
WE tv
10:00 PM
0.11
0.467
27
Mad Dog Made
Discovery
10:03 PM
0.11
0.414
28
Bellator MMA Live
Paramount
9:00 PM
0.10
0.319
29
Killjoys
Syfy
10:00 PM
0.10
0.434
30
The Paynes
OWN
9:00 PM
0.10
0.395
31
Unikitty!
Cartoon
6:10 PM
0.10
0.459
32
E! News
E!
7:00 PM
0.09
0.283
33
Texas Flip and Move
DIY
9:00 PM
0.08
0.436
34
Rachel Dratch’s Late Night Snack
TruTV
11:30 PM
0.06
0.115
35
VICE
HBO
7:30 PM
0.05
0.218
36
Outcast
Cinemax
10:00 PM
0.05
0.157
37
Animals
HBO
11:30 PM
0.05
0.208
38
Extreme Cake Makers
Cooking
10:00 PM
0.04
0.152
39
Random Acts of Flyness
HBO
12:00 AM
0.04
0.213
40
MLB Baseball
MLBN
10:08 PM
0.04
0.168

No rating information was made immediately available for PBS' The Great British Baking Show; Pop's Big Brother After Dark; and Up's Our Wedding Story & Crazy Beautiful Weddings.


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.