Wednesday, November 7, 2018

Tuesday Cable Ratings - Election Results, 'College Basketball,' 'Below Deck,' 'Mayans MC,' 'The Purge' & More!

On November 6, 2018, CNN's Election Night in America was the highest rated show on cable with a 1.96 - followed by Fox News' America's Election HQ (1.39), ESPN's College Basketball (1.23) and MSNBC's Election Coverage (0.84).

America's Election HQ was the most viewed program with 8.071 million viewers - followed by Election Night in America (5.410), Election Coverage (4.657) and College Basketball (2.849).


                                                   The Cable Ratings for Tuesday, November 6

Show
Network
Time
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
1
Election Night in America
CNN
9:00 PM
1.96
5.410
2
Election Night in America
CNN
10:00 PM
1.88
5.064
3
Election Night in America
CNN
8:00 PM
1.58
4.737
4
America’s Election HQ
Fox News
10:00 PM
1.39
7.912
5
America’s Election HQ
Fox News
9:00 PM
1.39
8.071
6
Election Night in America
CNN
11:00 PM
1.31
3.702
7
College Basketball
ESPN
9:58 PM
1.23
2.849
8
America’s Election HQ
Fox News
8:00 PM
1.20
7.370
9
Election Night in America
CNN
7:00 PM
1.09
3.420
10
America’s Election HQ
Fox News
11:00 PM
1.04
6.048
11
America’s Election HQ
Fox News
7:00 PM
0.86
5.621
12
MSNBC Election Coverage
MSNBC
8:00 PM
0.84
4.657
13
College Basketball
ESPN
7:00 PM
0.76
1.996
14
Election Night in America
CNN
12:00 AM
0.76
2.253
15
Election Night in America
CNN
6:00 PM
0.72
2.563
16
WWE SmackDown!
USA
8:00 PM
0.68
2.088
17
America’s Election HQ
Fox News
12:00 AM
0.63
3.762
18
America’s Election HQ
Fox News
6:00 PM
0.52
4.059
19
Below Deck
Bravo
9:00 PM
0.50
1.318
20
Mayans MC
FX
10:00 PM
0.49
1.306
21
Election Night in America
CNN
1:00 AM
0.48
1.530
22
MSNBC Election Coverage
MSNBC
6:00 PM
0.48
3.016
23
Election Night in America
CNN
5:00 PM
0.47
1.995
24
MSNBC Election Coverage
MSNBC
12:00 AM
0.43
2.531
25
The Challenge: Final Reckoning
MTV
9:00 PM
0.42
0.672
26
The Purge
USA
10:00 PM
0.36
0.986
27
America’s Election HQ
Fox News
1:00 AM
0.36
2.154
28
The Haves and the Have Nots
OWN
9:00 PM
0.34
1.723
29
Gypsy’s Revenge
ID
9:00 PM
0.34
1.362
30
Election Night in America
CNN
2:00 AM
0.33
1.065
31
The Guest Book
TBS
10:30 PM
0.30
0.945
32
Chopped
Food
9:00 PM
0.25
0.814
33
Tosh.0
Comedy
10:00 PM
0.24
0.491
34
House Hunters International
HGTV
10:30 PM
0.23
1.246
35
House Hunters
HGTV
10:00 PM
0.23
1.151
36
7 Little Johnstons
TLC
8:00 PM
0.23
1.046
37
The Little Couple
TLC
9:00 PM
0.23
1.186
38
House Hunters
HGTV
10:00 PM
0.23
1.259
39
The Daily Show with Trevor Noah
Comedy
11:00 PM
0.22
0.667
40
Flipping Out
Bravo
10:00 PM
0.22
0.727
41
House Hunters
HGTV
9:30 PM
0.22
1.110
42
Keep It Spotless
Nickelodeon
7:30 PM
0.17
0.689
43
We Bare Bears
Cartoon
7:00 PM
0.17
0.603
44
The Amazing World of Gumball
Cartoon
8:00 PM
0.16
0.599
45
Teen Titans Go!
Cartoon
6:00 PM
0.15
0.624
46
Counting Cars
History
10:02 PM
0.14
0.827
47
Married at First Sight: Honeymoon Island
Lifetime
9:00 PM
0.12
0.409
48
Hustle in Brooklyn
BET
10:00 PM
0.11
0.234
49
The Jim Jefferies Show
Comedy
10:30 PM
0.11
0.300
50
Married at First Sight: Happily Ever After?
Lifetime
10:03 PM
0.11
0.360
51
Busy Tonight
E!
10:00 PM
0.11
0.187
52
Craig of the Creek
Cartoon
5:00 PM
0.10
0.510
53
Monster Encounters
Travel
10:00 PM
0.10
0.358
54
RAQ Rants
BET
11:00 PM
0.07
0.141
55
Rickey Smiley for Real
TV One
8:00 PM
0.07
0.153
56
Vice News Tonight
HBO
7:31 PM
0.07
0.237
57
Bitchin’ Rides
Velocity
9:00 PM
0.07
0.471
58
E! News
E!
7:00 PM
0.06
0.241
59
Hand Built Hot Rods
Velocity
10:00 PM
0.05
0.327
60
NBA Basketball
NBA TV
8:30 PM
0.05
0.137
61
Building Off the Grid
DIY
9:00 PM
0.05
0.276

No rating information was made immediately available for Audience's Loudermilk; Cooking's Burgers, Brew & 'Que; and Showtime's Inside the NFL.


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.