Thursday, August 16, 2018

Wednesday Cable Ratings - 'Black Ink Crew: Chicago,' 'Dr. Pimple Popper,' 'The Real Housewives of New York City' & More!

On August 15, 2018, VH1's Black Ink Crew: Chicago was the highest rated show on cable with a 0.60 - followed by TLC's Dr. Pimple Popper (0.53), Bravo's The Real Housewives of New York City (0.42) and Paramount's Yellowstone (0.40).

Yellowstone was the most viewed program with 2.131 million viewers - followed by Dr. Pimple Popper (2.088), HGTV's Property Brothers: Buying & Selling (1.519) and HGTV's House Hunters (1.353).


                                                   The Cable Ratings for Wednesday, August 15

Show
Network
Time
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
1
Black Ink Crew: Chicago
VH1
8:00 PM
0.60
1.207
2
Dr. Pimple Popper
TLC
10:00 PM
0.53
2.088
3
The Real Housewives of New York City
Bravo
8:00 PM
0.42
1.241
4
Yellowstone
Paramount
10:00 PM
0.40
2.131
5
Martha & Snoop’s Potluck Dinner Party
VH1
9:01 PM
0.35
0.732
6
Catfish: The TV Show
MTV
9:00 PM
0.33
0.628
7
The Sinner
USA
10:01 PM
0.30
1.013
8
Full Frontal with Samantha Bee
TBS
10:30 PM
0.28
0.809
9
Martha & Snoop’s Potluck Dinner Party
VH1
9:31 PM
0.28
0.583
10
Suits
USA
9:00 PM
0.28
1.152
11
House Hunters International
HGTV
10:30 PM
0.28
1.287
12
The Real Housewives of Dallas
Bravo
9:00 PM
0.27
0.756
13
Broken Trust
ID
9:00 PM
0.26
1.150
14
House Hunters
HGTV
10:00 PM
0.26
1.353
15
Property Brothers: Buying & Selling
HGTV
9:00 PM
0.25
1.519
16
Are You the One?
MTV
11:03 PM
0.25
0.449
17
Are You the One?
MTV
10:01 PM
0.24
0.485
18
Guy’s Grocery Games
Food
9:00 PM
0.24
0.741
19
The Daily Show with Trevor Noah
Comedy
11:00 PM
0.23
0.812
20
Queen Sugar
OWN
10:00 PM
0.22
1.046
21
Reasonable Doubt
ID
10:00 PM
0.21
0.895
22
MLB Baseball
ESPN
7:00 PM
0.19
0.740
23
American Pickers
History
9:00 PM
0.18
1.234
24
Amateur Softball
ESPN
10:39 PM
0.17
0.535
25
Flipping Virgins
HGTV
11:00 PM
0.16
0.826
26
Frenzy
Syfy
9:00 PM
0.16
0.650
27
Born This Way
A&E
9:00 PM
0.14
0.456
28
Born This Way
A&E
8:00 PM
0.13
0.432
29
Speed Is the New Black
Velocity
9:00 PM
0.12
0.406
30
We Bare Bears
Cartoon
7:00 PM
0.11
0.489
31
Junkyard Empire
Velocity
10:00 PM
0.11
0.380
32
Raising Tourette’s
A&E
10:01 PM
0.10
0.324
33
Drugs, Inc.: The Fix
NatGeo
9:00 PM
0.10
0.319
34
E! News
E!
7:00 PM
0.09
0.279
35
Vice News Tonight
HBO
7:31 PM
0.08
0.242
36
Mysteries at the Museum
Travel
9:00 PM
0.08
0.592
37
Mysteries at the Museum
Travel
10:00 PM
0.07
0.535
38
Misfits & Monsters
TruTV
10:00 PM
0.06
0.142
39
Rehab Addict
DIY
9:00 PM
0.05
0.296
40
MLB Baseball
MLBN
8:00 PM
0.05
0.160
41
Alone Together
Freeform
8:00 PM
0.05
0.114
42
MLB Baseball
MLBN
10:10 PM
0.05
0.231
43
Robot Wars
Science
10:07 PM
0.05
0.265
44
Gangsters: America’s Most Evil
Reelz
9:00 PM
0.05
0.190
45
Alone Together
Freeform
8:31 PM
0.05
0.101
46
MLB Baseball
MLBN
2:22 PM
0.04
0.207
47
Lucha Underground
El Rey
8:00 PM
0.02
0.097

No rating information was made immediately available for Audience's Condor; Cooking's Man Fire Food & Cheap Eats; DIY's Boomtown Builder; Pop's Big Brother After Dark; and Viceland's Hollywood Love Story, Tattoo Age & Mister Tachyon.


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.