Thursday, December 6, 2018

UPDATED Wednesday Ratings - 'Chicago P.D.' and 'Star' Rise; 'Criminal Minds,' 'A Million Little Things' and 'All American' Dip

On December 5, 2018, FOX won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 1.35 rating - followed by NBC (1.17), CBS (1.00), ABC (0.93) and The CW (0.30).

Furthermore, NBC won in total viewers with 7.619 million viewers - followed by CBS (5.765), FOX (4.470), ABC (3.920) and The CW (0.888).




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

FOX (1.35 Rating, 4.470 Million Viewers)
        EMPIRE (1.5, -0.1)
        STAR (1.2, +0.1)

NBC (1.17 Rating, 7.619 Million Viewers)
        CHICAGO MED (1.2, +0.0)
        CHICAGO FIRE (1.2, -0.1)
        CHICAGO P.D. (1.1, +0.1)

CBS (1.00 Rating, 5.765 Million Viewers)
        SURVIVOR (1.5, -0.1)
        SEAL TEAM (0.8, -0.1)
        CRIMINAL MINDS (0.7, -0.2)

ABC (0.93 Rating, 3.920 Million Viewers)
        THE GOLDBERGS (1.2, +0.0)
        AMERICAN HOUSEWIFE (0.9, -0.1)
        MODERN FAMILY (1.3, +0.0)
        SINGLE PARENTS (0.8, -0.1)
        A MILLION LITTLE THINGS (0.7, -0.1)

THE CW (0.30 Rating, 0.888 Million Viewers)
        RIVERDALE (0.4, +0.0)
        ALL AMERICAN (0.2, -0.1)


                                         The Final Ratings for Wednesday, December 5 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
CBS
Survivor
1.5
7.509

FOX
Empire
1.5
5.043

CBS
Chicago Med
1.2
7.908

ABC
The Goldbergs
1.2
4.880

The CW
Riverdale
0.4
1.092
8:30 PM
ABC
American Housewife
0.9
3.946
9:00 PM
ABC
Modern Family
1.3
4.865

NBC
Chicago Fire
1.2
7.939

FOX
Star
1.2
3.924

CBS
SEAL Team
0.8
5.311

The CW
All American
0.2
0.661
9:30 PM
ABC
Single Parents
0.8
3.309
10:00 PM
NBC
Chicago P.D.
1.1
6.815

CBS
Criminal Minds
0.7
4.495

ABC
A Million Little Things
0.7
3.171

Average Rating: 0.98
Average Viewership: 4.725


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.