Broadcast primetime live + same-day ratings for Sunday, Feb. 11, 2018
Note: NBC’s live Olympics broadcast will result in greater adjustments than usual for the network.
The numbers for Sunday:
|Time||Show||Adults 18-49 rating/share||
|7 p.m.||Winter Olympics (NBC) (7-11 p.m.)||5.1/18||21.32|
|America’s Funniest Home Videos (ABC)||1.0/4||5.04|
|60 Minutes (CBS)||0.7/3||7.48|
|Brooklyn Nine-Nine (FOX) – R||0.3/1||0.88|
|7:30 p.m.||Bob’s Burgers (FOX) – R||0.4/1||1.01|
|8 p.m.||Big Brother: Celebrity Edition (CBS)||1.2/5||4.74|
|Celebrity Family Feud (ABC) – R||0.8/3||3.62|
|The Simpsons (FOX) – R||0.6/2||1.54|
|8:30 p.m.||Ghosted (FOX) – R||0.4/1||1.08|
|9 p.m.||Celebrity Family Feud (ABC) – R||0.9/3||3.75|
|Family Guy (FOX) – R||0.6/2||1.33|
|SEAL Team (CBS) – R||0.4/1||2.56|
|9:30 p.m.||LA to Vegas (FOX) – R||0.4/1||1.12|
|10 p.m.||Shark Tank (ABC)||0.8/3||2.89|
|NCIS: Los Angeles (CBS) – R||0.4/1||3.18|
NBC’s Winter Olympics telecasts continued to dominate the primetime ratings; Sunday night the network more than doubled the audience of ABC, CBS and FOX combined. The handful of original shows on the other networks, however, held up reasonably well.
“Big Brother: Celebrity Edition” posted a 1.2 rating among adults 18-49, rising 0.2 from Friday’s episode and stopping two straight declines after its premiere. “America’s Funniest Home Videos” (1.0) was on par with its season average for ABC. “Shark Tank” posted a 0.8 at 10 p.m., off 0.1 from its last airing.
The Olympics had a combined metered-market household rating and share of 16.5/27 on NBC and NBC Sports Network, up from 15.7/23 (NBC only) for the first Sunday of the 2014 winter games. NBC’s preliminary 5.1 in adults 18-49 will likely end up trailing the 7.2 for the comparable night four years ago.
|Adults 18-49 rating/share||5.1/18||0.9/3||0.7/3||0.5/2|
|Total Viewers (millions)||21.32||3.83||4.49||1.16|
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Fast Affiliate Ratings: These first national ratings are available at approximately 11 a.m. ET the day after telecast. The figures may include stations that did not air the entire network feed, as well as local news breaks or cutaways for local coverage or other programming. Fast Affiliate ratings are not as useful for live programs and are likely to differ significantly from the final results, because the data reflect normal broadcast feed patterns.
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Source: The Nielsen Company.