Monday, October 8, 2018

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

On October 5, 2018, FOX won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 1.00 rating - followed by CBS (0.77), NBC (0.50), ABC (0.45) and The CW (0.20).

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 7.175 million viewers - followed by FOX (4.102), NBC (2.940), ABC (2.411) and The CW (0.885).




UPDATE - There were no adjustments to any of the preliminary ratings.

FOX (1.00 Rating, 4.102 Million Viewers)
        LAST MAN STANDING (1.3, -0.5)
        THE COOL KIDS (1.1, -0.4)
        HELL'S KITCHEN (0.8, -0.1)

CBS (0.77 Rating, 7.175 Million Viewers)
        MACGYVER (0.7, +0.0)
        HAWAII FIVE-0 (0.8, -0.1)
        BLUE BLOODS (0.8, -0.1)

NBC (0.50 Rating, 2.940 Million Viewers)
        MANIFEST (0.5) REPEAT
        NEW AMSTERDAM (0.4) REPEAT
        DATELINE (0.6, -0.1)

ABC (0.45 Rating, 2.411 Million Viewers)
        FRESH OFF THE BOAT (0.6) SEASON PREMIERE
        SPEECHLESS (0.5) SEASON PREMIERE
        CHILD SUPPORT (0.4) SEASON PREMIERE
        20/20 (0.4, -0.3)

THE CW (0.20 Rating, 0.885 Million Viewers)
        MASTERS OF ILLUSION (0.2, +0.1) SEASON FINALE
        MASTERS OF ILLUSION (0.2) REPEAT
        PENN & TELLER: FOOL US (0.2) REPEAT


                                          The Final Ratings for Friday, October 5 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
FOX
Last Man Standing
1.3
6.149

CBS
MacGyver
0.7
5.734

ABC
Fresh Off the Boat
0.6
2.850

NBC
Manifest - R
0.5
3.000

The CW
Masters of Illusion
0.2
0.817
8:30 PM
FOX
The Cool Kids
1.1
4.895

ABC
Speechless
0.5
2.428

The CW
Masters of Illusion - R
0.2
0.792
9:00 PM
CBS
Hawaii Five-0
0.8
7.392

FOX
Hell’s Kitchen
0.8
2.656

NBC
New Amsterdam - R
0.4
2.605

ABC
Child Support
0.4
2.074

The CW
Penn & Teller: Fool Us - R
0.2
0.933
10:00 PM
CBS
Blue Bloods
0.8
8.572

NBC
Dateline
0.6
3.251

ABC
20|20
0.4
2.531

Average Rating: 0.59
Average Viewership: 3.542


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.