Monday, June 3, 2019

UPDATED Thursday Ratings - Game 1 of 'NBA Finals' Dominates Night but Down from Last Year; 'Life in Pieces' Ticks Up

On May 30, 2019, ABC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 3.28 rating - followed by CBS (0.67), FOX (0.40), NBC (0.35) and The CW (0.20).

Furthermore, ABC won in total viewers with 9.560 million viewers - followed by CBS (4.925), NBC (1.958), FOX (1.486) and The CW (0.881).




UPDATE - 2019 NBA Finals, Paradise Hotel and the repeat of The Big Bang Theory were adjusted up. Jimmy Kimmel Live, NBA Countdown and In the Dark were adjusted down.

ABC (3.28 Rating, 9.560 Million Viewers)
        JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE (0.9)
        NBA COUNTDOWN (1.4)
        2019 NBA FINALS (4.8)

CBS (0.67 Rating, 4.925 Million Viewers)
        THE BIG BANG THEORY (0.9) REPEAT
        YOUNG SHELDON (0.8) REPEAT
        MOM (0.7) REPEAT
        LIFE IN PIECES (0.7, +0.1)
        ELEMENTARY (0.5, +0.0)

FOX (0.40 Rating, 1.486 Million Viewers)
        PARADISE HOTEL (0.5, +0.1)

NBC (0.35 Rating, 1.958 Million Viewers)
        A.P. BIO (0.4, -0.1)
        A.P. BIO (0.4, -0.1)
        ABBY'S (0.4, +0.0)
        ABBY'S (0.3, -0.1)
        LAW & ORDER: SVU (0.3) REPEAT

THE CW (0.20 Rating, 0.881 Million Viewers)
        IZOMBIE (0.2, +0.0)
        IN THE DARK (0.1, -0.1)


                                           The Final Ratings for Thursday, May 30 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
CBS
The Big Bang Theory - R
0.9
6.022

ABC
Jimmy Kimmel Live
0.9
4.070

FOX
Paradise Hotel (8-10)
0.5
1.471

NBC
A.P. Bio
0.4
2.257

The CW
iZombie
0.2
0.669
8:30 PM
ABC
NBA Countdown
1.4
4.760

CBS
Young Sheldon - R
0.8
5.861

NBC
A.P. Bio
0.4
1.599
9:00 PM
ABC
2019 NBA Finals (9-11)
4.8
13.310

CBS
Mom - R
0.7
5.111

NBC
Abby’s
0.4
1.550

The CW
In the Dark
0.1
0.579
9:30 PM
CBS
Life In Pieces
0.7
4.801

NBC
Abby’s
0.3
1.456
10:00 PM
CBS
Elementary
0.5
3.783

NBC
Law & Order: SVU - R
0.3
2.409

Average Rating: 0.83
Average Viewership: 3.732


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.