Wednesday, October 17, 2018

UPDATED Tuesday Ratings - 'The Conners' Opens to 10.5 Million Total Viewers; 'NCIS' and 'New Amsterdam' Drop

On October 16, 2018, NBC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 1.70 rating - followed by ABC (1.30), CBS (1.00), FOX (0.65) and The CW (0.45).

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 9.481 million viewers - followed by NBC (8.020), ABC (6.007), FOX (2.428) and The CW (1.336).




UPDATE - The Voice, The Conners and The Flash were adjusted up. Black-ish and Splitting Up Together were adjusted down.

NBC (1.70 Rating, 8.020 Million Viewers)
        THE VOICE (1.8, +0.0)
        THIS IS US (2.2, -0.1)
        NEW AMSTERDAM (1.2, -0.2)

ABC (1.30 Rating, 6.007 Million Viewers)
        THE CONNERS (2.4) SERIES PREMIERE
        THE KIDS ARE ALRIGHT (1.4) SERIES PREMIERE
        BLACK-ISH (1.0) SEASON PREMIERE
        SPLITTING UP TOGETHER (0.9) SEASON PREMIERE
        THE ROOKIE (1.0) SERIES PREMIERE

CBS (1.00 Rating, 9.481 Million Viewers)
        NCIS (1.2, -0.2)
        FBI (1.0, +0.0)
        NCIS: NEW ORLEANS (0.8, -0.1)

FOX (0.65 Rating, 2.428 Million Viewers)
        THE GIFTED (0.6, -0.1)
        LETHAL WEAPON (0.7, +0.0)

THE CW (0.45 Rating, 1.336 Million Viewers)
        THE FLASH (0.7, -0.1)
        BLACK LIGHTNING (0.3, -0.1)


                                         The Final Ratings for Tuesday, October 16 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
ABC
The Conners
2.4
10.563

NBC
The Voice
1.8
8.987

CBS
NCIS
1.2
11.865

The CW
The Flash
0.7
1.685

FOX
The Gifted
0.6
1.932
8:30 PM
ABC
The Kids Are Alright
1.4
6.522
9:00 PM
NBC
This Is Us
2.2
8.919

ABC
Black-ish
1.0
4.097

CBS
FBI
1.0
9.308

FOX
Lethal Weapon
0.7
2.859

The CW
Black Lightning
0.3
1.023
9:30 PM
ABC
Splitting Up Together
0.9
3.292
10:00 PM
NBC
New Amsterdam
1.2
6.270

ABC
The Rookie
1.0
5.426

CBS
NCIS: New Orleans
0.8
7.199

Average Rating: 1.15
Average Viewership: 5.996


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.