Friday, April 26, 2019

UPDATED Thursday Ratings - 'Gotham' Series Finale Dips; 'The Orville' Finale Ticks Up; 'Supernatural' Finale Also Down

On April 25, 2019, ABC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 1.20 rating - followed by CBS (1.07), FOX (0.60), NBC (0.55) and The CW (0.25).

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 7.652 million viewers - followed by ABC (4.876), FOX (2.563), NBC (2.504) and The CW (1.040).




UPDATE - The Big Bang Theory was adjusted up. NFL Draft and Mom were adjusted down.

ABC (1.20 Rating, 4.876 Million Viewers)
        2019 NFL DRAFT (1.1)

CBS (1.07 Rating, 7.652 Million Viewers)
        THE BIG BANG THEORY (1.8, +0.0)
        YOUNG SHELDON (1.4, -0.1)
        MOM (1.0, +0.0)
        LIFE IN PIECES (0.8, +0.0)
        S.W.A.T. (0.7, -0.1)

FOX (0.60 Rating, 2.563 Million Viewers)
        GOTHAM (0.5, -0.1) SERIES FINALE
        THE ORVILLE (0.7, +0.1) SEASON FINALE

NBC (0.55 Rating, 2.504 Million Viewers)
        SUPERSTORE (0.7, -0.2)
        A.P. BIO (0.4, -0.1)
        BROOKLYN NINE-NINE (0.5, +0.0)
        ABBY'S (0.3, -0.1)
        LAW & ORDER: SVU (0.7, +0.0)

THE CW (0.25 Rating, 1.040 Million Viewers)
        SUPERNATURAL (0.3, -0.1) SEASON FINALE
        IN THE DARK (0.2, +0.0)


                                             The Final Ratings for Thursday, April 25 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
CBS
The Big Bang Theory
1.8
11.841

ABC
2019 NFL Draft (8-11)
1.1
4.539

NBC
Superstore
0.7
2.953

FOX
Gotham
0.5
2.191

The CW
Supernatural
0.3
1.303
8:30 PM
CBS
Young Sheldon
1.4
10.461

NBC
A.P. Bio
0.4
1.657
9:00 PM
CBS
Mom
1.0
7.911

FOX
The Orville
0.7
2.970

NBC
Brooklyn Nine-Nine
0.5
1.694

The CW
In the Dark
0.2
0.747
9:30 PM
CBS
Life in Pieces
0.8
5.685

NBC
Abby’s
0.3
1.469
10:00 PM
CBS
S.W.A.T.
0.7
5.009

NBC
Law & Order: SVU
0.7
3.625

Average Rating: 0.74
Average Viewership: 4.270


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.