TV Ratings Sunday: ‘Big Brother’ ticks up, ‘The $100000 Pyramid’ earnings down

Broadcast primetime live + same-day ratings for Sunday, Aug 11, 2019

The numbers for Sunday:


A tiny uptick not usually kept “Big Brother” on tip of a Sunday primetime ratings, though also delivered it some of a best ratings of a deteriorate to date.

The CBS reality-competition array led a night with a 1.2 rating in adults 18-49 and 4.7 million viewers, adult one-tenth from a 1.1 rating final Sunday. It is “Big Brother’s” highest-rated part given a deteriorate premiere, and a second-highest-rated and second-most-watched part of a season.

Back-to-back episodes of “Instinct” dull out a night for CBS, scoring 0.4 and 0.3 ratings. Assuming it doesn’t adjust down in a finals tomorrow too, a 0.4 outlines a new deteriorate high in a adults 18-49 demo for a sophomore drama.

On ABC, “The $100,000 Pyramid” returned from a week off with a 0.7, down one-tenth from a final episode’s 0.8. A new “To Tell a Truth” followed it and matched a final outing’s 0.6. Meanwhile, tentative updates, NBC’s coverage of a U.S. Gymnastics Championships averaged a 0.6 with 2.78 million viewers.

Elsewhere, FOX’s promote of this year’s Teen Choice Awards were a lowest-rated book of a awards uncover to date – scoring only a 0.2 rating and 721,000 viewers, down from 0.4 and 1.03 million viewers that a 2018 promote posted.

Network averages:


: Estimated commission of a star of TV households (or other specified group) tuned to a module in a normal minute. Ratings are voiced as a percent.
Fast Affiliate Ratings: These initial inhabitant ratings are accessible during approximately 11 a.m. ET the day after telecast. The total might embody stations that did not atmosphere a whole network feed, as good as internal news breaks or cutaways for internal coverage or other programming. Fast Affiliate ratings are not as useful for live programs and are expected to differ significantly from a final results, since a information simulate normal promote feed patterns. 
Share (of Audience): 
The percent of households (or persons) regulating radio who are tuned to a specific program, hire or network in a specific area during a specific time. 
Time Shifted Viewing:
 Program ratings for inhabitant sources are constructed in 3 streams of information – Live, Live +Same-Day and Live +7 Day. Time-shifted total comment for incremental observation that takes place with DVRs. Live+SD includes observation during a same promote day as a strange telecast, with a cut-off of 3 a.m. internal time when meters broadcast daily observation to Nielsen for processing. Live +7 ratings embody  viewing that takes place during a 7 days following a telecast.

Source: The Nielsen Company.