Final broadcast primetime live + same-day ratings for Sunday, Jan. 28, 2018
Sunday’s final ratings didn’t bring any further adjustments to the Grammy Awards, which held at their time zone-adjusted fast national ratings. The red-carpet show, however, adjusted down to a 1.5 in adults 18-49 after accounting for the live broadcast.
ABC’s 10 p.m. “Shark Tank” also adjusted down from 1.0 to 0.9.
Downward adjustments in adults 18-49 are in red.Time Show Adults 18-49 rating/share Viewers (millions) 7 p.m. Grammy Red Carpet Live (CBS) (7:07-7:30 p.m.) 1.5/6 6.96 America’s Funniest Home Videos (ABC) – R 1.0/4 6.17 Dateline (NBC) (7-9 p.m.) 0.7/3 3.76 Brooklyn Nine-Nine (FOX) – R 0.3/1 1.13 7:30 p.m. Grammy Awards (CBS) (7:30-11 p.m.) – S 5.9/21 19.80 Bob’s Burgers (FOX) – R 0.4/1 0.94 8 p.m. America’s Funniest Home Videos (ABC) – R 0.9/3 4.78 The Simpsons (FOX) – R 0.5/2 1.31 8:30 p.m. Ghosted (FOX) – R 0.4/1 1.04 9 p.m. Shark Tank (ABC) 1.1/4 4.52 Family Guy (FOX) – R 0.5/2 1.37 Movie: Neighbors (NBC) (9-11 p.m.) 0.4/1 1.38 9:30 p.m. LA to Vegas (FOX) – R 0.4/1 1.30 10 p.m. Shark Tank (ABC) 0.9/3 3.90
Network averages:CBS ABC NBC FOX Adults 18-49 rating/share 5.4/19 1.0/4 0.5/2 0.4/1 Total Viewers (millions) 18.20 4.84 2.57 1.18
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Source: The Nielsen Company.