Friday, January 3, 2020

Wednesday Cable Ratings - 'Rose Bowl,' 'Sugar Bowl,' 'The First 48,' 'The Real Housewives of New Jersey,' 'Doctor Who' & More!

On January 1, 2020, ESPN's Rose Bowl was the highest rated show on cable with a 3.77 - followed by ESPN's Sugar Bowl (2.67), ESPN's Outback Bowl (0.90), A&E's The First 48 (0.43) and Bravo's The Real Housewives of New Jersey (0.42).





                                                    The Cable Ratings for Wednesday, January 1

Show
Network
Time
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
1
Rose Bowl
ESPN
5:06 PM
3.77
15.698
2
Sugar Bowl
ESPN
8:57 PM
2.67
9.915
3
Outback Bowl
ESPN
12:58 PM
0.90
3.985
4
The First 48
A&E
8:00 PM
0.43
1.321
5
The Real Housewives of New Jersey
Bravo
8:00 PM
0.42
1.194
6
Alaska PD
A&E
10:00 PM
0.36
1.258
7
All Elite Wrestling: Dynamite
TNT
8:00 PM
0.36
0.967
8
Alaskan Bush People
Discovery
8:00 PM
0.30
1.562
9
Premier League Soccer
NBC Sports
2:57 PM
0.30
0.721
10
Black Ink Crew: Chicago
VH1
8:00 PM
0.28
0.583
11
Property Brothers: Forever Home
HGTV
9:02 PM
0.28
1.483
12
HGTV Dream Home 2020
HGTV
8:00 PM
0.28
1.329
13
Mind of a Monster
ID
10:00 PM
0.28
1.135
14
Homicide Hunter: Lt. Joe Kenda
ID
9:00 PM
0.27
1.233
15
Forged in Fire
History
9:00 PM
0.26
1.069
16
Married at First Sight
Lifetime
8:00 PM
0.26
0.981
17
My Lottery Dream Home
HGTV
7:30 PM
0.26
1.329
18
My 600-Lb. Life
TLC
8:00 PM
0.26
0.960
19
Guy’s Grocery Games
Food
9:00 PM
0.25
0.877
20
The Real Housewives of Dallas
Bravo
9:00 PM
0.25
0.750
21
My Lottery Dream Home
HGTV
7:00 PM
0.25
1.134
22
1000-Lb. Sisters
TLC
10:02 PM
0.23
0.963
23
Self-Made Mansions
HGTV
6:30 PM
0.23
1.023
24
Premier League Soccer
NBC Sports
12:27 PM
0.22
0.582
25
100 Day Dream Home
HGTV
10:02 PM
0.21
1.082
26
Paranormal Caught on Camera
Travel
9:00 PM
0.20
0.699
27
Doctor Who
BBCA
8:00 PM
0.19
0.790
28
Killer Bods
ID
8:00 PM
0.19
0.844
29
Premier League Soccer
NBC Sports
9:57 AM
0.18
0.480
30
Man vs. Bear
Discovery
9:03 PM
0.17
0.639
31
Rose Parade
Hallmark
11:00 AM
0.17
1.298
32
Locked Up Abroad
NatGeo
9:00 PM
0.16
0.414
33
Supernanny
Lifetime
10:00 PM
0.15
0.639
34
To Catch a Smuggler
NatGeo
10:00 PM
0.15
0.381
35
WWE NXT
USA
8:00 PM
0.15
0.548
36
Vikings
History
10:00 PM
0.14
0.885
37
HGTV House Party
HGTV
11:02 PM
0.13
0.707
38
Linda Ronstadt: The Sound of My Voice
CNN
9:00 PM
0.12
1.904
39
Rose Bowl
ESPN2
5:06 PM
0.12
0.606
40
Hannity
Fox News
9:00 PM
0.11
1.539
41
Tucker Carlson Tonight
Fox News
8:00 PM
0.10
1.762
42
Impossible Engineering
Science
9:00 PM
0.10
0.430
43
Five Day Biz Fix
CNBC
10:00 PM
0.10
0.282
44
The Explosion Show
Science
10:00 PM
0.09
0.352
45
Escaping My Stalker
LMN
8:00 PM
0.09
0.459
46
The Ingraham Angle
Fox News
10:00 PM
0.09
1.487
47
Premier League Soccer
NBC Sports
7:25 AM
0.08
0.187
48
AKC National Championship Dog Show
Animal
6:00 PM
0.08
0.472
49
Sugar Bowl
ESPN2
8:57 PM
0.07
0.309
50
Blind Date
Bravo
12:00 AM
0.06
0.169
51
Blind Date
Bravo
11:00 PM
0.06
0.196

No rating information was made immediately available for Epix's NFL: The Grind.


NOTE: For the 2019-20 broadcast season, Nielsen has determined that there are 120.6 million TV households in the United States - with 307.3 million people ages 2 and up. 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.