Monday, October 22, 2018

UPDATED Friday Ratings - 'Last Man Standing' and 'The Cool Kids' Drop; 'Fresh Off the Boat' and 'Speechless' Rise

On October 19, 2018, FOX won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 0.88 rating - followed by CBS (0.77), NBC (0.53), ABC (0.48) and The CW (0.15).

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 7.256 million viewers - followed by FOX (4.010), NBC (3.357), ABC (2.505) and The CW (0.536).




UPDATE - Last Man Standing was adjusted up.

FOX (0.88 Rating, 4.010 Million Viewers)
        LAST MAN STANDING (1.3, -0.1)
        THE COOL KIDS (0.9, -0.1)
        HELL'S KITCHEN (0.7, -0.1)

CBS (0.77 Rating, 7.256 Million Viewers)
        MACGYVER (0.7, -0.1)
        HAWAII FIVE-0 (0.8, +0.0)
        BLUE BLOODS (0.8, +0.0)

NBC (0.53 Rating, 3.357 Million Viewers)
        BLINDSPOT (0.4, -0.1)
        DATELINE (0.6, -0.1)

ABC (0.48 Rating, 2.505 Million Viewers)
        FRESH OFF THE BOAT (0.6, +0.1)
        SPEECHLESS (0.5, +0.1)
        CHILD SUPPORT (0.4, +0.0)
        20/20 (0.5, +0.0)

THE CW (0.15 Rating, 0.536 Million Viewers)
        DYNASTY (0.2, +0.0)
        CRAZY EX-GIRLFRIEND (0.1, +0.0)


                                           The Final Ratings for Friday, October 19 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
FOX
Last Man Standing
1.3
6.281

CBS
MacGyver
0.7
6.008

ABC
Fresh Off the Boat
0.6
2.866

NBC
Blindspot
0.4
2.516

The CW
Dynasty
0.2
0.614
8:30 PM
FOX
The Cool Kids
0.9
4.640

ABC
Speechless
0.5
2.304
9:00 PM
CBS
Hawaii Five-0
0.8
7.484

FOX
Hell’s Kitchen
0.7
2.543

NBC
Dateline (9-11)
0.6
3.795

ABC
Child Support
0.4
1.900

The CW
Crazy Ex-Girlfriend
0.1
0.383
10:00 PM
CBS
Blue Bloods
0.8
8.463

ABC
20|20
0.5
2.905

Average Rating: 0.61
Average Viewership: 3.764


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.