Friday, December 28, 2018

UPDATED Wednesday Ratings - 'Chicago P.D.' and 'The Goldbergs' Repeats Lead Night; 'Kennedy Center Honors' Dips

On December 26, 2018, NBC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 0.63 rating - followed by ABC (0.55), CBS (0.53), FOX (0.45) and The CW (0.10).

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 5.393 million viewers - followed by NBC (4.296), ABC (2.365), FOX (1.508) and The CW (0.395).

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


UPDATE - The repeat of Modern Family was adjusted down.

NBC (0.63 Rating, 4.296 Million Viewers)
        CHICAGO FIRE (0.6) REPEAT
        CHICAGO MED (0.6) REPEAT
        CHICAGO P.D. (0.7) REPEAT

ABC (0.55 Rating, 2.365 Million Viewers)
        THE GOLDBERGS (0.7) REPEAT
        AMERICAN HOUSEWIFE (0.6) REPEAT
        MODERN FAMILY (0.5) REPEAT
        SINGLE PARENTS (0.5) REPEAT
        MODERN FAMILY (0.5) REPEAT
        SINGLE PARENTS (0.4) REPEAT

CBS (0.53 Rating, 5.393 Million Viewers)
        THE 41ST ANNUAL KENNEDY CENTER HONORS (0.6)
        MAGNUM P.I. (0.3) REPEAT

FOX (0.45 Rating, 1.508 Million Viewers)
        EMPIRE (0.5) REPEAT
        STAR (0.4) REPEAT

THE CW (0.10 Rating, 0.395 Million Viewers)
        RIVERDALE (0.1) REPEAT
        ALL AMERICAN (0.1) REPEAT


                                   The Preliminary Ratings for Wednesday, December 26 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
ABC
The Goldbergs - R
0.7
3.368

CBS
The 41st Annual Kennedy Center Honors (8-10)
0.6
6.597

NBC
Chicago Fire - R
0.6
4.044

FOX
Empire - R
0.5
1.715

The CW
Riverdale - R
0.1
0.442
8:30 PM
ABC
American Housewife - R
0.6
2.579
9:00 PM
NBC
Chicago Med - R
0.6
4.345

ABC
Modern Family - R
0.5
2.501

FOX
Star - R
0.4
1.272

The CW
All American - R
0.1
0.313
9:30 PM
ABC
Single Parents - R
0.5
2.013
10:00 PM
NBC
Chicago P.D. - R
0.7
4.470

ABC
Modern Family - R
0.5
1.958

CBS
Magnum P.I. - R
0.3
3.006
10:30 PM
ABC
Single Parents - R
0.4
1.707

Average Rating: 0.47
Average Viewership: 2.689


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.