Friday, March 22, 2019

UPDATED Thursday Ratings - 'Station 19,' 'Will & Grace' and 'SVU' Rise; 'Grey's Anatomy,' 'Gotham' and 'Supernatural' Steady

On March 21, 2019, CBS won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 1.00 rating - followed by ABC (0.93), NBC (0.72), FOX (0.60) and The CW (0.35).

Furthermore, ABC won in total viewers with 5.216 million viewers - followed by CBS (3.851), NBC (3.322), FOX (2.589) and The CW (1.240).




UPDATE - Final numbers of CBS' two games of the NCAA Tournament. Plus, Brooklyn Nine-Nine adjusted down.

CBS (1.00 Rating, 3.851 Million Viewers)
        2019 NCAA BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT (0.9)
        2019 NCAA BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT (1.2)

ABC (0.93 Rating, 5.216 Million Viewers)
        GREY'S ANATOMY (1.4, +0.0)
        STATION 19 (0.9, +0.1)
        FOR THE PEOPLE (0.5, +0.0)

NBC (0.72 Rating, 3.322 Million Viewers)
        SUPERSTORE (0.9, +0.0)
        A.P. BIO (0.5, +0.0)
        BROOKLYN NINE-NINE (0.5, -0.1)
        WILL & GRACE (0.7, +0.1)
        LAW & ORDER: SVU (0.8, +0.1)

FOX (0.60 Rating, 2.589 Million Viewers)
        GOTHAM (0.6, +0.0)
        THE ORVILLE (0.6, +0.0)

THE CW (0.35 Rating, 1.240 Million Viewers)
        SUPERNATURAL (0.4, +0.0)
        LEGACIES (0.3, +0.0)


                                          The Final Ratings for Thursday, March 21 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
ABC
Grey’s Anatomy
1.4
7.002

CBS
2019 NCAA Basketball Tournament (8-9:30)
0.9
3.757

NBC
Superstore
0.9
3.863

FOX
Gotham
0.6
2.170

The CW
Supernatural
0.4
1.459
8:30 PM
NBC
A.P. Bio
0.5
2.231
9:00 PM
ABC
Station 19
0.9
5.545

FOX
The Orville
0.6
2.939

NBC
Brooklyn Nine-Nine
0.5
2.130

The CW
Legacies
0.3
1.002
9:30 PM
CBS
2019 NCAA Basketball Tournament (9:30-11)
1.2
3.961

NBC
Will & Grace
0.7
2.963
10:00 PM
NBC
Law & Order: SVU
0.8
4.290

ABC
For the People
0.5
3.074

Average Rating: 0.73
Average Viewership: 3.313


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.