Friday, May 24, 2019

UPDATED Thursday Ratings - 'This Is Farrah Fawcett' Leads Quiet Night; 'Elementary' Returns Steady with Final Season

On May 23, 2019, ABC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 0.60 rating - followed by CBS (0.58), FOX (0.40), NBC (0.37) and The CW (0.20).

Furthermore, ABC won in total viewers with 4.820 million viewers - followed by CBS (4.664), NBC (2.165), FOX (1.238) and The CW (0.673).




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

ABC (0.60 Rating, 4.820 Million Viewers)
        THIS IS FARRAH FAWCETT (0.7)
        SHARK TANK (0.4) REPEAT

CBS (0.58 Rating, 4.664 Million Viewers)
        YOUNG SHELDON (0.6) REPEAT
        YOUNG SHELDON (0.7) REPEAT
        MOM (0.6) REPEAT
        LIFE IN PIECES (0.6, -0.2)
        ELEMENTARY (0.5) SEASON PREMIERE

FOX (0.40 Rating, 1.238 Million Viewers)
        PARADISE HOTEL (0.4, +0.0)

NBC (0.37 Rating, 2.165 Million Viewers)
        RED NOSE DAY (0.4)
        HOLLYWOOD GAME NIGHT (0.4)

THE CW (0.20 Rating, 0.673 Million Viewers)
        IZOMBIE (0.2, +0.0)
        IN THE DARK (0.2, +0.0)


                                             The Final Ratings for Thursday, May 23 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
ABC
This Is Farrah Fawcett (8-10)
0.7
5.843

CBS
Young Sheldon - R
0.6
5.259

NBC
Red Nose Day (8-10)
0.4
2.217

FOX
Paradise Hotel (8-10)
0.4
1.250

The CW
iZombie
0.2
0.693
8:30 PM
CBS
Young Sheldon - R
0.7
5.369
9:00 PM
CBS
Mom - R
0.6
4.683

The CW
In the Dark
0.2
0.597
9:30 PM
CBS
Life In Pieces
0.6
4.475
10:00 PM
CBS
Elementary
0.5
4.082

ABC
Shark Tank - R
0.4
2.755

NBC
Hollywood Game Night
0.4
2.040

Average Rating: 0.48
Average Viewership: 3.272


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.