September 6, 2016



Ninjas over bachelors on a quiet holiday night.

DEMOGRAPHIC DETAIL: For each broadcast program (or hour segment), the chart below displays preliminary key advertiser demographics (adult 18-34, 18-49 and 25-54 ratings), audience skews (women 18-49, men 18-49 and adults 50+ shares) and total viewership (thousands of people over the age of 2).

Ratings analysis and comparisons follow the chart.

Fast Demo 2016 Sep MON.05

NBC:  Pending adjustments, AMERICAN NINJA WARRIORS has the night’s lead, despite a 0.4 drop from last week to 1.5.  RUNNING WILD was also down 0.4 to 1.0.

ABC:  BACHELOR IN PARADISE lost 0.2 to 1.4, and MISTRESSES was down 0.1 to 0.5.

FOX:  SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE fell 0.2 to 0.5.

CBS:  Reruns, led by the 8PM BIG BANG THEORY at 1.0.

CW:  SUPERGIRL reruns at 0.3.

Tonight’s exits include BACHELOR IN PARADISE and MISTRESSES, along with ZOO, and major arrivals include FX’s ATLANTA and OWN’s QUEEN SUGAR.

COMPARISONS TO SIMILAR NIGHTS: Preliminary adult 18-49 ratings versus the same night last year and same night last week.

Fast Track 3-way 2016 Sep MON.05

CABLE RATINGS: Come back Wednesday afternoon for detailed demographic ratings for top cable programs from this day, a day later than normal because of the Labor Day holiday.


About the Author

Mitch Metcalf
MITCH METCALF has been tracking every US film release of over 500 screens (over 2300 movies and counting) since the storied weekend of May 20, 1994, when Maverick and Beverly Hills Cop 3 inspired countless aficionados to devote their lives to the art of cinema. Prior to that, he studied Politics and Economics at Princeton in order to prepare for his dream of working in television. He has been Head of West Coast Research at ABC, then moved to NBC in 2000 and became Head of Scheduling for 11 years.