Monday, September 9, 2019

UPDATED Thursday Ratings - 'NFL Football' Opens New Season with 22 Million Viewers; 'Big Brother' and 'Reef Break' Rise

On September 5, 2019, NBC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 6.43 rating - followed by CBS (0.67), FOX (0.40), ABC (0.30) and The CW (0.10).

Furthermore, NBC won in total viewers with 20.210 million viewers - followed by CBS (3.563), FOX (2.076), ABC (1.339) and The CW (0.587).



UPDATE - NFL Football and Big Brother were adjusted up. NFL Kickoff, Spin the Wheel and the repeat of The LEGO Movie were adjusted down.

NBC (6.43 Rating, 20.210 Million Viewers)
        NFL KICKOFF 2019 (3.1)
        NFL FOOTBALL (7.1)

CBS (0.67 Rating, 3.563 Million Viewers)
        YOUNG SHELDON (0.5) REPEAT
        YOUNG SHELDON (0.5) REPEAT
        BIG BROTHER (1.1, +0.2)
        FBI (0.4) REPEAT

FOX (0.40 Rating, 2.076 Million Viewers)
        SPIN THE WHEEL (0.4, -0.1)
        SPIN THE WHEEL (0.4, -0.1) SEASON FINALE

ABC (0.30 Rating, 1.339 Million Viewers)
        THE LEGO MOVIE (0.3) REPEAT
        REEF BREAK (0.3, +0.1)

THE CW (0.10 Rating, 0.587 Million Viewers)
        THE OUTPOST (0.1, +0.0)
        TWO SENTENCE HORROR STORIES (0.1, +0.0)
        TWO SENTENCE HORROR STORIES (0.1) REPEAT


                                           The Final Ratings for Thursday, September 5 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
NBC
NFL Kickoff 2019
3.1
10.655

CBS
Young Sheldon - R
0.5
3.965

FOX
Spin the Wheel
0.4
1.984

ABC
The LEGO Movie (8-10) - R
0.3
1.283

The CW
The Outpost
0.1
0.639
8:30 PM
NBC
NFL Football (8:30-11)
7.1
22.121

CBS
Young Sheldon - R
0.5
3.869
9:00 PM
CBS
Big Brother
1.1
4.160

FOX
Spin the Wheel
0.4
2.168

The CW
Two Sentence Horror Stories
0.1
0.565
9:30 PM
The CW
Two Sentence Horror Stories - R
0.1
0.506
10:00 PM
CBS
FBI - R
0.4
2.612

ABC
Reef Break
0.3
1.450

Average Rating: 1.11
Average Viewership: 4.306


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.