Friday, September 7, 2018

UPDATED Wednesday Ratings - 'America's Got Talent,' 'World of Dance,' 'Big Brother' and 'MasterChef' Dip

On September 5, 2018, NBC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 1.17 rating - followed by FOX (0.95), CBS (0.83), ABC (0.57) and The CW (0.10).

Furthermore, NBC won in total viewers with 6.701 million viewers - followed by CBS (3.752), FOX (3.362), ABC (2.262) and The CW (0.575).

ABC aired all repeats for the evening.


UPDATE - America's Got Talent, World of Dance and Big Brother were adjusted up. The repeats of SEAL Team, The Goldbergs and American Housewife were adjusted down.

NBC (1.17 Rating, 6.701 Million Viewers)
        AMERICA'S GOT TALENT (1.5, +0.0)
        WORLD OF DANCE (1.1, +0.0)

FOX (0.95 Rating, 3.362 Million Viewers)
        MASTERCHEF (0.9, -0.1)
        MASTERCHEF (1.0, +0.0)

CBS (0.83 Rating, 3.752 Million Viewers)
        BIG BROTHER (1.6, +0.0)
        SEAL TEAM (0.4) REPEAT
        CRIMINAL MINDS (0.5) REPEAT

ABC (0.57 Rating, 2.262 Million Viewers)
        THE GOLDBERGS (0.6) REPEAT
        AMERICAN HOUSEWIFE (0.5) REPEAT
        MODERN FAMILY (0.6) REPEAT
        AMERICAN HOUSEWIFE (0.5) REPEAT
        SHARK TANK (0.5) REPEAT

THE CW (0.10 Rating, 0.575 Million Viewers)
        BURDEN OF TRUTH (0.1, +0.0)
        BACK TO SCHOOL JUST FOR LAUGHS (0.1)


                                     The Final Ratings for Wednesday, September 5 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
CBS
Big Brother
1.6
5.516

NBC
America’s Got Talent
1.5
9.889

FOX
MasterChef
0.9
3.124

ABC
The Goldbergs - R
0.6
2.766

The CW
Burden of Truth
0.1
0.625
8:30 PM
ABC
American Housewife - R
0.5
2.244
9:00 PM
NBC
World of Dance (9-11)
1.1
5.172

FOX
MasterChef
1.0
3.615

ABC
Modern Family - R
0.6
2.460

CBS
SEAL Team - R
0.4
2.556

The CW
Back to School Just for Laughs
0.1
0.465
9:30 PM
ABC
American Housewife - R
0.5
2.018
10:00 PM
CBS
Criminal Minds - R
0.5
3.101

ABC
Shark Tank - R
0.5
1.960

Average Rating: 0.71
Average Viewership: 3.251


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.