Monday, December 31, 2018

UPDATED Thursday Ratings - 'I Feel Bad' Finale Ticks Up Slightly; 'The Big Bang Theory' Repeat Tops Night

On December 27, 2018, CBS won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 0.70 rating - followed by ABC (0.52), FOX (0.48), NBC (0.47) and The CW (0.20).

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 4.711 million viewers - followed by NBC (2.721), ABC (2.461), FOX (2.261) and The CW (0.748).

ABC, CBS, FOX and The CW aired all repeats for the evening.


UPDATE - The 8:30 episode of I Feel Bad was adjusted down.

CBS (0.70 Rating, 4.711 Million Viewers)
        THE BIG BANG THEORY (1.0) REPEAT
        YOUNG SHELDON (0.8) REPEAT
        MOM (0.8) REPEAT
        THE NEIGHBORHOOD (0.6) REPEAT
        S.W.A.T. (0.5) REPEAT

ABC (0.52 Rating, 2.461 Million Viewers)
        HAPPY NEW YEAR, CHARLIE BROWN (0.7) REPEAT
        THE CONNERS (0.6) REPEAT
        THE KIDS ARE ALRIGHT (0.4) REPEAT
        THE CONNERS (0.4) REPEAT
        THE KIDS ARE ALRIGHT (0.3) REPEAT

FOX (0.48 Rating, 2.261 Million Viewers)
        LAST MAN STANDING (0.5) REPEAT
        THE COOL KIDS (0.4) REPEAT
        LAST MAN STANDING (0.5) REPEAT
        THE COOL KIDS (0.5) REPEAT

NBC (0.47 Rating, 2.721 Million Viewers)
        I FEEL BAD (0.5, +0.1)
        I FEEL BAD (0.4, +0.0) SEASON FINALE
        LAW & ORDER: SVU (0.5) REPEAT

THE CW (0.20 Rating, 0.748 Million Viewers)
        SUPERNATURAL (0.2) REPEAT
        LEGACIES (0.2) REPEAT


                                       The Final Ratings for Thursday, December 27 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
CBS
The Big Bang Theory - R
1.0
6.486

ABC
Happy New Year, Charlie Brown - R
0.7
3.340

FOX
Last Man Standing - R
0.5
2.454

NBC
I Feel Bad
0.5
2.477

The CW
Supernatural - R
0.2
0.884
8:30 PM
CBS
Young Sheldon - R
0.8
6.028

FOX
The Cool Kids - R
0.4
2.073

NBC
I Feel Bad
0.4
1.927
9:00 PM
CBS
Mom - R
0.8
5.155

ABC
The Conners - R
0.6
2.458

FOX
Last Man Standing - R
0.5
2.272

NBC
Law & Order: SVU (9-11) - R
0.5
2.980

The CW
Legacies - R
0.2
0.595
9:30 PM
CBS
The Neighborhood - R
0.6
3.958

FOX
The Cool Kids - R
0.5
2.153

ABC
The Kids Are Alright - R
0.4
1.849
10:00 PM
CBS
S.W.A.T. - R
0.5
3.270

ABC
The Conners - R
0.4
2.024
10:30 PM
ABC
The Kids Are Alright - R
0.3
1.727

Average Rating: 0.52
Average Viewership: 2.848


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.