Monday, August 6, 2018

UPDATED Friday Ratings - 'Quantico' Series Finale and Relocated 'TKO' Hold Steady; 'What Would You Do?' Dips

On August 3, 2018, NBC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 0.60 rating - followed by CBS (0.47), ABC (0.43), The CW (0.28) and FOX (0.20).

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 3.323 million viewers - followed by NBC (3.162), ABC (2.762), FOX (1.237) and The CW (1.232).

FOX and The CW aired all repeats for the evening.


UPDATE - The repeats of American Ninja Warrior, Masters of Illusion and Penn & Teller: Fool Us were adjusted down.

NBC (0.60 Rating, 3.162 Million Viewers)
        AMERICAN NINJA WARRIOR (0.5) REPEAT
        DATELINE (0.6, +0.0)

CBS (0.47 Rating, 3.323 Million Viewers)
        TKO: TOTAL KNOCK OUT (0.6, +0.0)
        WHISTLEBLOWER (0.4, +0.0)
        BLUE BLOODS (0.4) REPEAT

ABC (0.43 Rating, 2.762 Million Viewers)
        QUANTICO (0.4, +0.0) SERIES FINALE
        WHAT WOULD YOU DO? (0.4, -0.1)
        20/20 (0.5, +0.0)

THE CW (0.28 Rating, 1.232 Million Viewers)
        MASTERS OF ILLUSION (0.1) REPEAT
        MASTERS OF ILLUSION (0.1) REPEAT
        PENN & TELLER: FOOL US (0.2) REPEAT

FOX (0.20 Rating, 1.237 Million Viewers)
        THE RESIDENT (0.2) REPEAT
        THE ORVILLE (0.2) REPEAT


                                            The Final Ratings for Friday, August 3 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
CBS
TKO: Total Knock Out
0.6
2.870

NBC
American Ninja Warrior (8-10) - R
0.5
2.626

ABC
Quantico
0.4
2.656

FOX
The Resident - R
0.2
1.455

The CW
Masters of Illusion - R
0.1
0.826
8:30 PM
The CW
Masters of Illusion - R
0.1
0.749
9:00 PM
CBS
Whistleblower
0.4
2.937

ABC
What Would You Do?
0.4
2.496

The CW
Penn & Teller: Fool Us - R
0.2
0.821

FOX
The Orville - R
0.2
0.953
10:00 PM
NBC
Dateline
0.6
3.553

ABC
20|20
0.5
3.093

CBS
Blue Bloods - R
0.4
4.060

Average Rating: 0.35
Average Viewership: 2.238


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.