Wednesday, August 22, 2018

Tuesday Cable Ratings - 'WWE SmackDown,' 'The Challenge,' 'Deadliest Catch,' 'Animal Kingdom,' 'Wrecked' & More!

On August 21, 2018, USA's WWE SmackDown was the highest rated show on cable with a 0.77 - followed by MTV's The Challenge: Final Reckoning (0.53), USA's Miz & Mrs (0.50) and Bravo's Below Deck Mediterranean (0.50).

WWE SmackDown was the most viewed program with 2.437 million viewers - followed by OWN's The Haves and the Have Nots (1.902), HGTV's House Hunters International (1.650) and TLC's Outdaughtered (1.594).


                                                   The Cable Ratings for Tuesday, August 21

Show
Network
Time
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
1
WWE SmackDown
USA
8:00 PM
0.77
2.437
2
The Challenge: Final Reckoning
MTV
9:00 PM
0.53
0.844
3
Miz & Mrs
USA
10:00 PM
0.50
1.235
4
Below Deck Mediterranean
Bravo
9:00 PM
0.50
1.396
5
The Haves and the Have Nots
OWN
9:00 PM
0.42
1.902
6
Deadliest Catch
Discovery
9:01 PM
0.41
1.562
7
Animal Kingdom
TNT
9:00 PM
0.39
1.367
8
Outdaughtered
TLC
9:00 PM
0.37
1.594
9
Wrecked
TBS
10:00 PM
0.36
0.982
10
Forged in Fire
History
9:00 PM
0.34
1.140
11
The Devil Speaks
ID
10:00 PM
0.34
1.269
12
Chrisley Knows Best
USA
10:31 PM
0.34
1.055
13
Fear Factor
MTV
10:01 PM
0.33
0.594
14
Married at First Sight
Lifetime
9:00 PM
0.33
0.938
15
Hard Knocks: Training Camp with Cleveland Browns
HBO
10:00 PM
0.32
0.634
16
House Hunters International
HGTV
10:30 PM
0.29
1.650
17
Love Is ___
OWN
10:00 PM
0.29
1.056
18
House Hunters Family
HGTV
10:00 PM
0.28
1.511
19
Murder by Numbers
ID
9:00 PM
0.28
1.035
20
Counting Cars
History
10:03 PM
0.25
0.968
21
Counting Cars
History
10:33 PM
0.25
0.999
22
Chopped
Food
9:00 PM
0.24
0.805
23
Desert Flippers
HGTV
9:00 PM
0.23
1.146
24
Million Dollar Listing New York
Bravo
10:00 PM
0.22
0.775
25
Younger
TV Land
10:00 PM
0.22
0.700
26
Rattled
TLC
10:03 PM
0.21
0.826
27
MLB Baseball
ESPN
10:00 PM
0.19
0.605
28
Hit the Floor
BET
10:00 PM
0.16
0.393
29
Hard to Kill
Discovery
10:03 PM
0.16
0.548
30
Seven Year Switch
Lifetime
10:03 PM
0.14
0.407
31
Conan
TBS
11:00 PM
0.13
0.316
32
Jeff Ross Presents: Roast Battle
Comedy
10:00 PM
0.11
0.266
33
Bizarre Foods: Delicious Destinations
Travel
9:30 PM
0.11
0.433
34
Bizarre Foods: Delicious Destinations
Travel
9:00 PM
0.11
0.425
35
Strange Evidence
Science
9:02 PM
0.09
0.351
36
The Jim Jefferies Show
Comedy
10:30 PM
0.09
0.292
37
Food Paradise
Travel
10:00 PM
0.09
0.329
38
REAL Sports with Bryant Gumbel
HBO
11:00 PM
0.08
0.251
39
Vice News Tonight
HBO
7:31 PM
0.08
0.319
40
Holmes & Holmes
DIY
9:00 PM
0.08
0.367
41
E! News
E!
7:00 PM
0.07
0.278
42
We’re the Campbells
TV One
8:00 PM
0.07
0.183
43
Weird, True & Freaky
Animal
10:00 PM
0.07
0.392
44
Paid Off with Michael Torpey
TruTV
10:00 PM
0.06
0.142
45
Food Paradise
Travel
11:00 PM
0.06
0.240
46
MLB Baseball
MLBN
7:12 PM
0.06
0.346
47
Hack My Life
TruTV
10:30 PM
0.05
0.145
48
King of the Road
Viceland
9:00 PM
0.05
0.081
49
Most Expensivest
Viceland
10:00 PM
0.04
0.075
50
Carter
WGN
10:00 PM
0.04
0.361

No rating information was made immediately available for Cooking's Burgers, Brew & 'Que, PBS' Betty White: First Lady of Television; Pop's Big Brother After Dark; Science's The Planets and Beyond; and Viceland's That's Delicious.


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.