Monday, September 17, 2018

UPDATED Friday Ratings - '20/20' and 'TKO: Total Knock Out' Dip; 'Dateline' and 'Masters of Illusion' Steady

On September 14, 2018, NBC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 0.60 rating - followed by ABC (0.45), CBS (0.37), FOX (0.25) and The CW (0.20).

Furthermore, NBC won in total viewers with 3.162 million viewers - followed by CBS (3.044), ABC (2.392), FOX (1.533) and The CW (1.160).

FOX aired all repeats for the evening.


UPDATE - The repeat of American Ninja Warrior was adjusted down.

NBC (0.60 Rating, 3.162 Million Viewers)
        AMERICAN NINJA WARRIOR (0.5) REPEAT
        DATELINE (0.7, +0.0)

ABC (0.45 Rating, 2.392 Million Viewers)
        FRESH OFF THE BOAT (0.5) REPEAT
        SPEECHLESS (0.4) REPEAT
        CHILD SUPPORT (0.4) REPEAT
        20/20 (0.5, -0.1)

CBS (0.37 Rating, 3.044 Million Viewers)
        SUNDAY'S BEST: CELEBRATING 40 YEARS OF CBS SUNDAY MORNING (0.4)
        TKO: TOTAL KNOCK OUT (0.3, -0.1)
        BLUE BLOODS (0.4) REPEAT

FOX (0.25 Rating, 1.533 Million Viewers)
        THE RESIDENT (0.3) REPEAT
        THE ORVILLE (0.2) REPEAT

THE CW (0.20 Rating, 1.160 Million Viewers)
        MASTERS OF ILLUSION (0.2, +0.0)
        MASTERS OF ILLUSION (0.2) REPEAT
        PENN & TELLER: FOOL US (0.2) REPEAT


                                         The Final Ratings for Friday, September 14 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
NBC
American Ninja Warrior (8-10) - R
0.5
2.783

ABC
Fresh Off the Boat - R
0.5
2.581

CBS
Celebrating 40 Years of CBS Sunday Morning
0.4
3.315

FOX
The Resident - R
0.3
1.726

The CW
Masters of Illusion
0.2
0.830
8:30 PM
ABC
Speechless - R
0.4
1.895

The CW
Masters of Illusion - R
0.2
0.718
9:00 PM
ABC
Child Support - R
0.4
1.921

CBS
TKO: Total Knock Out
0.3
2.002

FOX
The Orville - R
0.2
1.274

The CW
Penn & Teller: Fool Us - R
0.2
0.931
10:00 PM
NBC
Dateline
0.7
3.633

ABC
20|20
0.5
2.972

CBS
Blue Bloods - R
0.4
3.615

Average Rating: 0.37
Average Viewership: 2.157


NOTE: For the 2018-19 broadcast season, Nielsen has determined that there are 119.9 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.