Tuesday, October 16, 2018

UPDATED Sunday Ratings - 'Supergirl' and 'Charmed' Provide Solid Premieres for The CW's Return to Sunday Lineup

On October 14, 2018, NBC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 5.04 rating - followed by CBS (1.49), FOX (0.82), ABC (0.68) and The CW (0.50).

Furthermore, NBC won in total viewers with 15.646 million viewers - followed by CBS (9.154), ABC (4.031), FOX (2.200) and The CW (1.534).




UPDATE - Sunday Night Football, NCIS: Los Angeles, Family Guy and Dancing With the Stars: Juniors were adjusted up. Football Night in America, God Friended Me, The Alec Baldwin Show and the repeat of The Simpsons were adjusted down.

NBC (5.04 Rating, 15.646 Million Viewers)
        FOOTBALL NIGHT IN AMERICA (2.0)
        FOOTBALL NIGHT IN AMERICA (3.1)
        SUNDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL (7.0)

CBS (1.49 Rating, 9.154 Million Viewers)
        NFL FOOTBALL (3.5)
        60 MINUTES (1.9, +1.1)
        GOD FRIENDED ME (1.0, +0.1)
        NCIS: LOS ANGELES (1.0, +0.2)
        MADAM SECRETARY (0.6, +0.0)

FOX (0.82 Rating, 2.200 Million Viewers)
        THE SIMPSONS (0.5) REPEAT
        THE COOL KIDS (0.7) REPEAT
        THE SIMPSONS (1.0, -0.8)
        BOB'S BURGERS (0.9, -0.4)
        FAMILY GUY (0.9, -0.2)
        REL (0.5, -0.2)

ABC (0.68 Rating, 4.031 Million Viewers)
        AMERICA'S FUNNIEST HOME VIDEOS (0.9, +0.2)
        DANCING WITH THE STARS: JUNIORS (0.8, +0.1)
        SHARK TANK (0.7, +0.1)
        THE ALEC BALDWIN SHOW (0.3) SERIES PREMIERE

THE CW (0.50 Rating, 1.534 Million Viewers)
        SUPERGIRL (0.5) SEASON PREMIERE
        CHARMED (0.5) SERIES PREMIERE


                                          The Final Ratings for Sunday, October 14 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
7:00 PM
CBS
NFL Football
3.5
12.631

NBC
Football Night in America
2.0
6.713

ABC
America’s Funniest Home Videos
0.9
5.667

FOX
The Simpsons - R
0.5
1.453
7:30 PM
CBS
60 Minutes
1.9
11.727

FOX
The Cool Kids - R
0.7
2.133
8:00 PM
NBC
Football Night in America
3.1
9.850

FOX
The Simpsons
1.0
2.517

ABC
Dancing With the Stars: Juniors
0.8
4.663

The CW
Supergirl
0.5
1.523
8:30 PM
NBC
Sunday Night Football (8:30-11)
7.0
21.107

CBS
God Friended Me
1.0
7.901

FOX
Bob’s Burgers
0.9
2.136
9:00 PM
FOX
Family Guy
0.9
1.987

ABC
Shark Tank
0.7
3.644

The CW
Charmed
0.5
1.569
9:30 PM
CBS
NCIS: Los Angeles
1.0
7.632

FOX
Rel
0.5
1.395
10:00 PM
ABC
The Alec Baldwin Show
0.3
2.073
10:30 PM
CBS
Madam Secretary
0.6
5.478

Average Rating: 1.42
Average Viewership: 5.690


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.