Thursday, August 9, 2018

UPDATED Wednesday Ratings - 'MasterChef' Rises; 'Burden of Truth' Dips; 'Reverie' Finale and 'World of Dance' Steady

On August 8, 2018, FOX won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 0.95 rating - followed by ABC (0.87), NBC (0.87), CBS (0.80) and The CW (0.10).

Furthermore, ABC won in total viewers with 4.725 million viewers - followed by NBC (3.815), CBS (3.671), FOX (3.336) and The CW (0.694).




UPDATE - Big Brother was adjusted up.

FOX (0.95 Rating, 3.336 Million Viewers)
        MASTERCHEF (1.0, +0.1)
        24 HOURS TO HELL AND BACK (0.9, +0.0)

ABC (0.87 Rating, 4.725 Million Viewers)
        CMA FEST (0.9)

NBC (0.87 Rating, 3.815 Million Viewers)
        WORLD OF DANCE (1.1, +0.0)
        REVERIE (0.4, +0.0) SEASON FINALE

CBS (0.80 Rating, 3.671 Million Viewers)
        BIG BROTHER (1.6, +0.1)
        SEAL TEAM (0.4) REPEAT
        CRIMINAL MINDS (0.5) REPEAT

THE CW (0.10 Rating, 0.694 Million Viewers)
        BURDEN OF TRUTH (0.1, -0.1)
        SUPERGIRL (0.1) REPEAT


                                           The Final Ratings for Wednesday, August 8 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
CBS
Big Brother
1.6
5.628

NBC
World of Dance (8-10)
1.1
4.751

FOX
MasterChef
1.0
3.695

ABC
CMA Fest (8-11)
0.9
4.705

The CW
Burden of Truth
0.1
0.761
9:00 PM
FOX
24 Hours to Hell and Back
0.9
3.016

CBS
SEAL Team - R
0.4
2.523

The CW
Supergirl - R
0.1
0.502
10:00 PM
CBS
Criminal Minds - R
0.5
2.797

NBC
Reverie
0.4
1.920

Average Rating: 0.70
Average Viewership: 3.030


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.