Thursday, January 3, 2019

Wednesday Cable Ratings - 'NBA Basketball,' 'Love & Hip Hop: Miami,' 'Moonshiners,' 'Vikings,' 'Property Brothers' & More!

On January 2, 2019, ESPN's NBA Basketball was the highest rated show on cable with a 0.75 - followed by VH1's Love & Hip Hop: Miami (0.56), VH1's Black Ink Crew: Chicago (0.55), Discovery's Moonshiners (0.44) and Bravo's The Real Housewives of New Jersey (0.42).





                                                   The Cable Ratings for Wednesday, January 2

Show
Network
Time
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
1
NBA Basketball
ESPN
10:43 PM
0.75
1.771
2
NBA Basketball
ESPN
8:12 PM
0.63
1.484
3
Love & Hip Hop: Miami
VH1
8:00 PM
0.56
1.088
4
Black Ink Crew: Chicago
VH1
9:01 PM
0.55
1.071
5
Moonshiners
Discovery
9:00 PM
0.44
1.542
6
The Real Housewives of New Jersey
Bravo
9:00 PM
0.42
1.181
7
Vikings
History
9:00 PM
0.36
1.634
8
Guy’s Grocery Games
Food
9:00 PM
0.35
0.929
9
Property Brothers
HGTV
9:00 PM
0.34
1.612
10
My 600-Lb. Life
TLC
8:00 PM
0.34
1.195
11
The Rachel Maddow Show
MSNBC
9:00 PM
0.32
3.322
12
House Hunters
HGTV
10:00 PM
0.30
1.610
13
Homestead Rescue
Discovery
10:00 PM
0.29
1.069
14
House Hunters International
HGTV
10:30 PM
0.28
1.494
15
Grown-ish
Freeform
8:00 PM
0.28
0.672
16
Family by the Ton
TLC
10:00 PM
0.27
0.963
17
Homicide Hunter: Lt. Joe Kenda
ID
9:00 PM
0.26
1.307
18
Grown-ish
Freeform
8:31 PM
0.24
0.556
19
College Basketball
ESPN2
9:04 PM
0.23
0.739
20
Botched
E!
9:00 PM
0.23
0.675
21
Anderson Cooper 360
CNN
8:00 PM
0.23
1.388
22
The Last Word with Lawrence O’Donnell
MSNBC
10:00 PM
0.21
2.553
23
Hannity
Fox News
9:00 PM
0.21
2.614
24
Tucker Carlson Tonight
Fox News
8:00 PM
0.20
2.704
25
All In with Chris Hayes
MSNBC
8:00 PM
0.20
2.052
26
Anderson Cooper 360
CNN
9:00 PM
0.19
1.186
27
True Life Now
MTV
10:02 PM
0.18
0.334
28
Project Runway All Stars
Lifetime
9:00 PM
0.18
0.803
29
CNN Tonight with Don Lemon
CNN
10:00 PM
0.18
1.175
30
The 11th Hour with Brian Williams
MSNBC
11:00 PM
0.17
1.599
31
CNN Tonight with Don Lemon
CNN
11:00 PM
0.16
1.001
32
College Basketball
ESPN2
7:00 PM
0.16
0.516
33
Deal or No Deal
CNBC
9:00 PM
0.16
0.771
34
Locked Up Abroad
NatGeo
9:00 PM
0.16
0.480
35
NHL Hockey
NBC Sports
7:03 PM
0.15
0.472
36
Texas Metal
MotorTrend
9:00 PM
0.15
0.508
37
The Ingraham Angle
Fox News
10:00 PM
0.15
2.032
38
Deal or No Deal
CNBC
10:00 PM
0.14
0.766
39
Fantomworks
MotorTrend
10:00 PM
0.12
0.577
40
Premier League Soccer
NBC Sports
2:40 PM
0.11
0.261
41
Mysteries at the Museum
Travel
8:00 PM
0.11
0.739
42
Vice News Tonight
HBO
7:31 PM
0.11
0.379
43
Mysteries at the Museum
Travel
9:00 PM
0.10
0.641
44
NHL Hockey
NBC Sports
9:45 PM
0.10
0.241
45
E! News
E!
7:00 PM
0.09
0.325
46
Outrageous Acts of Science
Science
10:00 PM
0.09
0.288
47
Psycho Mother-in-Law
LMN
8:00 PM
0.09
0.463
48
American Beauty Star
Lifetime
10:03 PM
0.08
0.381
49
MythBusters Jr.
Science
9:00 PM
0.08
0.323
50
Beyond the Unknown
Travel
10:00 PM
0.07
0.464
51
Man’s Greatest Food
Cooking
9:00 PM
0.07
0.213
52
America Says
GSN
9:00 PM
0.06
0.437

No rating information was made immediately available for Reelz's Cashed Out and Viceland's Kentucky Ayahuasca.


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.