Thursday, January 9, 2020

UPDATED Wednesday Ratings - 'Jeopardy!' Remains Strong, Boosts 'Modern Family' and 'Single Parents' to Season Highs

On January 8, 2020, ABC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 1.37 rating - followed by NBC (1.07), CBS (0.70), FOX (0.30) and The CW (0.10).

Furthermore, ABC won in total viewers with 7.486 million viewers - followed by NBC (7.476), CBS (4.519), FOX (1.204) and The CW (0.402).

The CW aired all repeats for the evening.


UPDATE - Jeopardy! The Greatest of All Time was adjusted up.

ABC (1.37 Rating, 7.486 Million Viewers)
        JEOPARDY! THE GREATEST OF ALL TIME (2.4, +0.0)
        MODERN FAMILY (1.5, +0.6)
        SINGLE PARENTS (0.9, +0.3)
        STUMPTOWN (0.5, +0.0)

NBC (1.07 Rating, 7.476 Million Viewers)
        CHICAGO MED (1.1, -0.1)
        CHICAGO FIRE (1.1, -0.1)
        CHICAGO P.D. (1.0, -0.1)

CBS (0.70 Rating, 4.519 Million Viewers)
        UNDERCOVER BOSS (0.7) SEASON PREMIERE
        CRIMINAL MINDS (0.7) SEASON PREMIERE
        CRIMINAL MINDS (0.7)

FOX (0.30 Rating, 1.204 Million Viewers)
        FLIRTY DANCING (0.3, -0.1)
        ALMOST FAMILY (0.3, +0.0)

THE CW (0.10 Rating, 0.402 Million Viewers)
        RIVERDALE (0.1) REPEAT
        NANCY DREW (0.1) REPEAT


                                          The Final Ratings for Wednesday, January 8 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
ABC
Jeopardy! The Greatest of All Time
2.4
14.872

NBC
Chicago Med
1.1
7.459

CBS
Undercover Boss
0.7
4.249

FOX
Flirty Dancing
0.3
1.382

The CW
Riverdale - R
0.1
0.381
9:00 PM
ABC
Modern Family
1.5
6.392

NBC
Chicago Fire
1.1
7.950

CBS
Criminal Minds
0.7
4.820

FOX
Almost Family
0.3
1.026

The CW
Nancy Drew - R
0.1
0.423
9:30 PM
ABC
Single Parents
0.9
3.329
10:00 PM
NBC
Chicago P.D.
1.0
7.018

CBS
Criminal Minds
0.7
4.487

ABC
Stumptown
0.5
2.724

Average Rating: 0.81
Average Viewership: 4.751


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.