Thursday, November 15, 2018

UPDATED Wednesday Ratings - 'CMA Awards' Dominates Night; 'Survivor,' 'Empire' and 'Chicago P.D.' Drop

On November 14, 2018, ABC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 2.13 rating - followed by FOX (1.25), NBC (1.17), CBS (0.97) and The CW (0.35).

Furthermore, ABC won in total viewers with 10.060 million viewers - followed by NBC (6.925), CBS (5.622), FOX (4.297) and The CW (0.954).



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

ABC (2.13 Rating, 10.060 Million Viewers)
        THE 52ND ANNUAL CMA AWARDS (2.1)

FOX (1.25 Rating, 4.297 Million Viewers)
        EMPIRE (1.4, -0.1)
        STAR (1.1, +0.0)

NBC (1.17 Rating, 6.925 Million Viewers)
        CHICAGO MED (1.2, +0.0)
        CHICAGO FIRE (1.3, +0.0)
        CHICAGO P.D. (1.0, -0.1)

CBS (0.97 Rating, 5.622 Million Viewers)
        SURVIVOR (1.4, -0.2)
        SEAL TEAM (0.8, -0.1)
        CRIMINAL MINDS (0.7, -0.1)

THE CW (0.35 Rating, 0.954 Million Viewers)
        RIVERDALE (0.4, +0.0)
        ALL AMERICAN (0.3, +0.0)


                                         The Final Ratings for Wednesday, November 14 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
ABC
The 52nd Annual CMA Awards (8-11)
2.1
10.102

CBS
Survivor
1.4
7.201

FOX
Empire
1.4
4.887

NBC
Chicago Med
1.2
7.527

The CW
Riverdale
0.4
1.248
9:00 PM
NBC
Chicago Fire
1.3
7.290

FOX
Star
1.1
3.677

CBS
SEAL Team
0.8
5.174

The CW
All American
0.3
0.668
10:00 PM
NBC
Chicago P.D.
1.0
5.998

CBS
Criminal Minds
0.7
4.521

Average Rating: 1.06
Average Viewership: 5.299


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.