Friday, August 2, 2019

UPDATED Thursday Ratings - 'NFL Preseason' Leads Night; 'Holey Moley' and 'MasterChef' Tick Up; 'iZombie' Series Finale Steady

On August 1, 2019, NBC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 1.40 rating - followed by FOX (0.65), CBS (0.60), ABC (0.47) and The CW (0.20).

Furthermore, NBC won in total viewers with 4.995 million viewers - followed by FOX (2.877), CBS (2.867), ABC (2.358) and The CW (0.727).




UPDATE - NFL Preseason was adjusted up.

NBC (1.40 Rating, 4.995 Million Viewers)
        NFL PRESEASON (1.5)

FOX (0.65 Rating, 2.877 Million Viewers)
        MASTERCHEF (0.8, +0.1)
        SPIN THE WHEEL (0.5, +0.0)

CBS (0.60 Rating, 2.867 Million Viewers)
        LOVE ISLAND (0.5, +0.0)
        BIG BROTHER (1.0, +0.0)
        ELEMENTARY (0.3, +0.0)

ABC (0.47 Rating, 2.358 Million Viewers)
        HOLEY MOLEY (0.7, +0.1)
        FAMILY FOOD FIGHT (0.4, +0.0)
        REEF BREAK (0.3, +0.0)

THE CW (0.20 Rating, 0.727 Million Viewers)
        IZOMBIE (0.2, +0.0) SERIES FINALE
        THE OUTPOST (0.2, +0.1)


                                            The Final Ratings for Thursday, August 1 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
NBC
NFL Preseason (8-11)
1.5
5.329

FOX
MasterChef
0.8
3.336

ABC
Holey Moley
0.7
3.188

CBS
Love Island
0.5
2.259

The CW
iZombie
0.2
0.749
9:00 PM
CBS
Big Brother
1.0
3.803

FOX
Spin the Wheel
0.5
2.427

ABC
Family Food Fight
0.4
1.807

The CW
The Outpost
0.2
0.652
10:00 PM
CBS
Elementary
0.3
2.417

ABC
Reef Break
0.3
1.967

Average Rating: 0.58
Average Viewership: 2.539


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.