Friday, September 14, 2018

UPDATED Thursday Ratings - 'Match Game' and 'Take Two' Finales Rise; 'Big Brother' Also Ticks Up

On September 13, 2018, CBS won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 1.15 rating - followed by ABC (0.73), NBC (0.52), FOX (0.50) and The CW (0.15).

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 5.305 million viewers - followed by ABC (4.162), NBC (2.238), FOX (1.683) and The CW (0.634).

NBC, FOX and The CW aired all repeats for the evening.


UPDATE - Big Brother and the repeats of The Big Bang Theory, Young Sheldon, S.W.A.T., The Good Place and Law & Order: SVU were adjusted down.

CBS (1.15 Rating, 5.305 Million Viewers)
        THE BIG BANG THEORY (1.1) REPEAT
        YOUNG SHELDON (1.0) REPEAT
        BIG BROTHER (1.6, +0.1)
        S.W.A.T. (0.5) REPEAT

ABC (0.73 Rating, 4.162 Million Viewers)
        CELEBRITY FAMILY FEUD (0.9) REPEAT
        MATCH GAME (0.8, +0.2) SEASON FINALE
        TAKE TWO (0.5, +0.1) SEASON FINALE

NBC (0.52 Rating, 2.238 Million Viewers)
        THE GOOD PLACE (0.5) REPEAT
        THE GOOD PLACE (0.4) REPEAT
        THE GOOD PLACE (0.4) REPEAT
        THE GOOD PLACE (0.4) REPEAT
        LAW & ORDER: SVU (0.4) REPEAT

FOX (0.50 Rating, 1.683 Million Viewers)
        MASTERCHEF (0.6) REPEAT
        THE GIFTED (0.4) REPEAT

THE CW (0.15 Rating, 0.634 Million Viewers)
        SUPERNATURAL (0.2) REPEAT
        THE ORIGINALS (0.1) REPEAT


                                         The Final Ratings for Thursday, September 13 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
CBS
The Big Bang Theory - R
1.1
6.548

ABC
Celebrity Family Feud - R
0.9
5.193

FOX
MasterChef - R
0.6
1.788

NBC
The Good Place - R
0.5
2.254

The CW
Supernatural - R
0.2
0.800
8:30 PM
CBS
Young Sheldon - R
1.0
6.028

NBC
The Good Place - R
0.4
1.600
9:00 PM
CBS
Big Brother
1.6
5.573

ABC
Match Game
0.8
4.306

NBC
The Good Place - R
0.4
1.788

FOX
The Gifted - R
0.4
1.372

The CW
The Originals - R
0.1
0.425
9:30 PM
NBC
The Good Place - R
0.4
1.604
10:00 PM
CBS
S.W.A.T. - R
0.5
2.873

ABC
Take Two
0.5
2.908

NBC
Law & Order: SVU - R
0.4
1.949

Average Rating: 0.61
Average Viewership: 2.938


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.