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Tuesday Final Ratings: More Than 34 Million Watch Election Night Coverage Across Eight Networks in Prime Time

What follows are the Live + Same Day rating results for the night’s broadcast network telecasts on Tuesday, November 6:

Broadcast Network Prime Time Averages
NBC: 1.71m A18-49 (#1 – 1.33 rating), 5.41m viewers (#1)
ABC: 1.59m A18-49 (#2 – 1.23 rating), 4.98m viewers (#2)
CBS: 1.04m A18-49 (#3 – 0.81 rating), 3.85m viewers (#3)
Fox: 0.87m A18-49 (#4 – 0.68 rating), 2.67m viewers (#4)
Univision: 0.65m A18-49 (#5 – 0.51 rating), 1.55m viewers (#5)
ION: 0.42m A18-49 (#6 – 0.32 rating), 1.43m viewers (#6)
Telemundo: 0.40m A18-49 (#7 – 0.31 rating), 0.98m viewers (#8)
PBS: 0.31m A18-49 (#8 – 0.24 rating), 1.32m viewers (#7)
CW: 0.24m A18-49 (#9 – 0.19 rating), 0.68m viewers (#9)
UniMás: 0.13m A18-49 (#10 – 0.10 rating), 0.32m viewers (#10)

Election Coverage Prime Time Averages
Fox News Channel: 7.816m viewers (#1)
NBC: 5.407m viewers (#2)
CNN: 5.069m viewers (#3)
ABC: 4.981m viewers (#4)
MSNBC (8pm-midnight): 4.657m viewers (#5)
CBS: 3.848m viewers (#6)
Univision (9-11pm): 1.508m viewers (#7)
Telemundo (9-11pm): 0.922m viewers (#8)

ABC World News Tonight (S) (ABC, 6:30 PM, 30 min.)
• 7.934 million viewers
• 5.2/11 HH
• 0.9/6 A18-49 (1.1/6 F18-49, 0.8/5 M18-49)
• 0.5/4 A18-34 (0.5/4 F18-34, 0.5/5 M18-34)
• 1.4/7 A25-54 (1.6/7 F25-54, 1.3/7 M25-54)

Vote 2018 (S) (ABC, 8:00 PM, 180 min.)
257 affiliates; 87% coverage
• 4.981 million viewers
• 3.2/6 HH
• 1.2/5 A18-49 (1.3/5 F18-49, 1.1/5 M18-49)
• 0.9/5 A18-34 (1.0/5 F18-34, 0.8/5 M18-34)
• 1.5/5 A25-54 (1.7/5 F25-54, 1.3/4 M25-54)
• Median age: 56.5

CBS Evening News-Election Night (S) (CBS, 6:30 PM, 30 min.)
• 5.431 million viewers
• 3.6/7 HH
• 0.7/4 A18-49 (0.8/4 F18-49, 0.6/3 M18-49)
• 0.3/3 A18-34 (0.4/3 F18-34, 0.3/2 M18-34)
• 1.1/4 A25-54 (1.2/5 F25-54, 0.9/4 M25-54)

Campaign 2018-Election Night (SG) (CBS, 8:00 PM, 101 min.)
233 affiliates; 78% coverage
• 3.877 million viewers
• 2.5/4 HH
• 0.8/3 A18-49 (0.9/3 F18-49, 0.7/3 M18-49)
• 0.4/2 A18-34 (0.5/2 F18-34, 0.3/2 M18-34)
• 1.1/3 A25-54 (1.2/4 F25-54, 1.0/3 M25-54)
• Median age: 59.7

Campaign 2018-Election Night (SG) (CBS, 9:30 PM, 79 min.)
251 affiliates; 88% coverage
• 3.811 million viewers
• 2.5/4 HH
• 0.8/3 A18-49 (0.9/3 F18-49, 0.8/3 M18-49)
• 0.4/2 A18-34 (0.5/2 F18-34, 0.4/2 M18-34)
• 1.1/3 A25-54 (1.2/4 F25-54, 1.1/3 M25-54)
• Median age: 59.2

Decision 2018-Election Night (S) (NBC, 8:00 PM, 180 min.)
245 affiliates; 88% coverage
• 5.407 million viewers
• 3.4/6 HH
• 1.3/5 A18-49 (1.4/5 F18-49, 1.2/5 M18-49)
• 0.8/4 A18-34 (0.9/4 F18-34, 0.7/4 M18-34)
• 1.8/6 A25-54 (1.9/6 F25-54, 1.7/5 M25-54)
• Median age: 56.4

The Gifted (S) (Fox, 8:00 PM, 60 min.)
256 affiliates; 88% coverage
• 2.307 million viewers
• 1.5/3 HH
• 0.7/3 A18-49 (0.7/3 F18-49, 0.7/3 M18-49)
• 0.4/2 A18-34 (0.4/2 F18-34, 0.4/2 M18-34)
• 0.9/3 A25-54 (0.9/3 F25-54, 0.9/3 M25-54)
• Median age: 51.5

Lethal Weapon (S) (Fox, 9:00 PM, 60 min.)
256 affiliates; 88% coverage
• 3.026 million viewers
• 1.9/3 HH
• 0.7/2 A18-49 (0.7/2 F18-49, 0.6/2 M18-49)
• 0.3/1 A18-34 (0.3/1 F18-34, 0.3/2 M18-34)
• 1.0/3 A25-54 (1.0/3 F25-54, 0.9/3 M25-54)
• Median age: 57.2

The Flash (R) (CW, 8:00 PM, 60 min.)
260 affiliates; 82% coverage
• 0.784 million viewers
• 0.5/1 HH
• 0.2/1 A18-49 (0.2/1 F18-49, 0.2/1 M18-49)
• 0.1/1 A18-34 (0.2/1 F18-34, 0.1/1 M18-34)
• 0.3/1 A25-54 (0.3/1 F25-54, 0.3/1 M25-54)
• Median age: 51.5

Black Lightning (R) (CW, 9:00 PM, 60 min.)
260 affiliates; 82% coverage
• 0.576 million viewers
• 0.4/1 HH
• 0.2/1 A18-49 (0.2/1 F18-49, 0.1/0 M18-49)
• 0.1/1 A18-34 (0.1/1 F18-34, 0.1/0 M18-34)
• 0.2/1 A25-54 (0.2/1 F25-54, 0.2/1 M25-54)
• Median age: 52.5

Criminal Minds (R) (ION, 6:00 PM, 60 min.)
80% coverage
• 0.893 million viewers
• 0.6/1 HH
• 0.3/1 A18-49
• 0.1 A18-34
• 0.3 A25-54
• Median age: 55.2

Criminal Minds (R) (ION, 7:00 PM, 60 min.)
80% coverage
• 1.067 million viewers
• 0.7/1 HH
• 0.3/1 A18-49
• 0.2 A18-34
• 0.3 A25-54
• Median age: 55.8

Criminal Minds (R) (ION, 8:00 PM, 60 min.)
80% coverage
• 1.448 million viewers
• 0.9/2 HH
• 0.3/1 A18-49
• 0.2 A18-34
• 0.4 A25-54
• Median age: 56.1

Criminal Minds (R) (ION, 9:00 PM, 60 min.)
80% coverage
• 1.513 million viewers
• 1.0/2 HH
• 0.3/1 A18-49
• 0.2 A18-34
• 0.4 A25-54
• Median age: 56.3

Criminal Minds (R) (ION, 10:00 PM, 60 min.)
80% coverage
• 1.319 million viewers
• 0.9/2 HH
• 0.3/1 A18-49
• 0.2 A18-34
• 0.4 A25-54
• Median age: 57.7

La Rosa de Guadalupe (Univision, 7:00 PM, 60 min.)
69% coverage
• 1.345 million viewers
• 0.7/1 HH
• 0.5/2 A18-49
• 0.4/2 A18-34
• Median age: 44.1

Jesús (P) (Univision, 8:00 PM, 60 min.)
69% coverage
• 1.634 million viewers
• 0.9/2 HH
• 0.6/2 A18-49
• Median age: 47.3

Noticias Univision Presenta: El Poder en Juego (S) (Univision, 9:00 PM, 30 min.)
69% coverage
• 1.455 million viewers
• 0.8/1 HH
• 0.5/2 A18-49
• Median age: 47.5

Noticias Univision Presenta: El Poder en Juego (S) (Univision, 9:30 PM, 30 min.)
69% coverage
• 1.825 million viewers
• 1.0/2 HH
• 0.6/2 A18-49
• Median age: 48.4

Noticias Univision Presenta: El Poder en Juego (S) (Univision, 10:00 PM, 60 min.)
69% coverage
• 1.376 million viewers
• 0.8/1 HH
• 0.4/2 A18-49
• Median age: 49.7

Entre Dos Amores (UniMás, 7:00 PM, 60 min.)
51% coverage
• 0.254 million viewers
• 0.2/0 HH
• 0.1/0 A18-49
• Median age: 46.8

Reto 4 Elementos: Naturaleza Extrema (UniMás, 8:00 PM, 180 min.)
51% coverage
• 0.316 million viewers
• 0.2/0 HH
• 0.1/0 A18-49
• Median age: 45.2

Caso Cerrado: Edición Estelar (Telemundo, 7:00 PM, 60 min.)
55% coverage
• 1.292 million viewers
• 0.8/1 HH
• 0.4/2 A18-49
• 0.3/2 A18-34
• Median age: 53.3

La Sultana (Telemundo, 8:00 PM, 60 min.)
55% coverage
• 1.086 million viewers
• 0.7/1 HH
• 0.3/1 A18-49
• 0.2/1 A18-34
• Median age: 52.0

El Voto: Nuestro Futuro Latino Part I (Telemundo, 9:00 PM, 30 min.)
55% coverage
• 0.839 million viewers
• 0.5/1 HH
• 0.3/1 A18-49
• 0.2/1 A18-34
• Median age: 49.6

El Voto: Nuestro Futuro Latino Part II (Telemundo, 9:30 PM, 30 min.)
55% coverage
• 1.077 million viewers
• 0.7/1 HH
• 0.3/1 A18-49
• 0.2/1 A18-34
• Median age: 50.9

El Voto: Nuestro Futuro Latino Part III (Telemundo, 10:00 PM, 60 min.)
55% coverage
• 0.885 million viewers
• 0.5/1 HH
• 0.3/1 A18-49
• 0.2/1 A18-34
• Median age: 48.9

What follows are the Live + Same Day rating results for the night’s select cable telecasts on Tuesday, November 6 (with the night’s cable ranks according to total viewers, households and demo ratings in parentheses):

The Amazing World of Gumball (TOON, 8:00 PM, 30 min.)
• 0.599 million viewers (#55)
• 0.38 HH (#53)
• 0.16 A18-49 (#54)
• 0.17 A18-34 (#39)
• 0.13 A25-54 (#86)

The Amazing World of Gumball (repeat) (TOON, 8:30 PM, 30 min.)
• 0.628 million viewers (#54)
• 0.36 HH (#55)
• 0.17 A18-49 (#52)
• 0.16 A18-34 (#44)
• 0.15 A25-54 (#69)

American Dad (repeat) (ADSM, 9:00 PM, 30 min.)
• 0.698 million viewers (#45)
• 0.44 HH (#48)
• 0.31 A18-49 (#26)
• 0.35 A18-34 (#18)
• 0.26 A25-54 (#43)

American Dad (repeat) (ADSM, 9:30 PM, 30 min.)
• 0.716 million viewers (#43)
• 0.48 HH (#43)
• 0.37 A18-49 (#22)
• 0.44 A18-34 (#15)
• 0.31 A25-54 (#30)

Bob’s Burgers (repeat) (ADSM, 10:00 PM, 30 min.)
• 0.821 million viewers (#36)
• 0.55 HH (#37)
• 0.41 A18-49 (#21)
• 0.49 A18-34 (#12)
• 0.36 A25-54 (#25)

Bob’s Burgers (repeat) (ADSM, 10:30 PM, 30 min.)
• 0.925 million viewers (#33)
• 0.60 HH (#34)
• 0.47 A18-49 (#19)
• 0.56 A18-34 (#9)
• 0.43 A25-54 (#21)

Hustle In Brooklyn (BET, 10:00 PM, 60 min.)
• 0.234 million viewers (#98)
• 0.16 HH (#93)
• 0.11 A18-49 (#92)
• 0.09 A18-34 (#83)
• 0.10 A25-54 (#98)

Below Deck (BRAVO, 9:00 PM, 60 min.)
• 1.318 million viewers (#20)
• 0.91 HH (#21)
• 0.50 A18-49 (#16)
• 0.32 A18-34 (#20)
• 0.62 A25-54 (#17)

Flipping Out (BRAVO, 10:00 PM, 60 min.)
• 0.727 million viewers (#42)
• 0.52 HH (#39)
• 0.22 A18-49 (#40)
• 0.11 A18-34 (#74)
• 0.31 A25-54 (#30)

Tosh.O (CMDY, 10:00 PM, 30 min.)
• 0.491 million viewers (#64)
• 0.31 HH (#66)
• 0.24 A18-49 (#32)
• 0.21 A18-34 (#31)
• 0.27 A25-54 (#41)

Election Night In America (CNN, 8:00 PM, 60 min.)
• 4.737 million viewers (#6)
• 2.91 HH (#6)
• 1.58 A18-49 (#3)
• 1.13 A18-34 (#5)
• 1.86 A25-54 (#5)

Election Night In America (CNN, 9:00 PM, 60 min.)
• 5.410 million viewers (#4)
• 3.24 HH (#4)
• 1.96 A18-49 (#1)
• 1.42 A18-34 (#1)
• 2.28 A25-54 (#1)

Election Night In America (CNN, 10:00 PM, 60 min.)
• 5.064 million viewers (#5)
• 3.03 HH (#5)
• 1.88 A18-49 (#2)
• 1.35 A18-34 (#2)
• 2.19 A25-54 (#2)

College Basketball Regular Season Michigan State vs. Kansas (ESPN, 7:00 PM, 146 min.)
• 1.996 million viewers (#11)
• 1.23 HH (#11)
• 0.76 A18-49 (#10)
• 0.78 A18-34 (#6)
• 0.72 A25-54 (#14)

CFP Rankings Show (ESPN, 9:26 PM, 32 min.)
• 2.892 million viewers (#8)
• 1.70 HH (#9)
• 1.17 A18-49 (#8)
• 1.16 A18-34 (#4)
• 1.13 A25-54 (#8)

College Basketball Regular Season Duke vs. Kentucky (ESPN, 9:58 PM, 138 min.)
• 2.849 million viewers (#9)
• 1.72 HH (#8)
• 1.23 A18-49 (#6)
• 1.25 A18-34 (#3)
• 1.18 A25-54 (#7)

College Basketball Regular Season North Carolina at Wofford (ESPN2, 7:00 PM, 123 min.)
• 0.457 million viewers (#69)
• 0.27 HH (#71)
• 0.20 A18-49 (#44)
• 0.20 A18-34 (#33)
• 0.17 A25-54 (#58)

Chopped (FOOD, 9:00 PM, 60 min.)
• 0.814 million viewers (#37)
• 0.56 HH (#35)
• 0.25 A18-49 (#29)
• 0.17 A18-34 (#39)
• 0.30 A25-54 (#32)

America’s Election HQ (FOXNC, 8:00 PM, 60 min.)
• 7.370 million viewers (#3)
• 4.40 HH (#3)
• 1.20 A18-49 (#7)
• 0.53 A18-34 (#10)
• 1.83 A25-54 (#6)

America’s Election HQ (FOXNC, 9:00 PM, 60 min.)
• 8.071 million viewers (#1)
• 4.78 HH (#1)
• 1.39 A18-49 (#4)
• 0.62 A18-34 (#8)
• 2.08 A25-54 (#3)

America’s Election HQ (FOXNC, 10:00 PM, 60 min.)
• 7.912 million viewers (#2)
• 4.70 HH (#2)
• 1.39 A18-49 (#4)
• 0.68 A18-34 (#7)
• 2.03 A25-54 (#4)

FX Movie Prime Jason Bourne (FX, 7:30 PM, 150 min.)
• 1.060 million viewers (#29)
• 0.70 HH (#29)
• 0.24 A18-49 (#32)
• 0.17 A18-34 (#39)
• 0.36 A25-54 (#25)

Mayans M.C. (FX, 10:00 PM, 82 min.)
• 1.306 million viewers (#21)
• 0.84 HH (#24)
• 0.49 A18-49 (#18)
• 0.30 A18-34 (#22)
• 0.61 A25-54 (#18)

House Hunters (HGTV, 9:00 PM, 30 min.)
• 1.151 million viewers (#26)
• 0.74 HH (#27)
• 0.23 A18-49 (#34)
• 0.11 A18-34 (#74)
• 0.34 A25-54 (#28)

House Hunters (HGTV, 9:30 PM, 30 min.)
• 1.110 million viewers (#27)
• 0.75 HH (#26)
• 0.22 A18-49 (#40)
• 0.13 A18-34 (#58)
• 0.30 A25-54 (#32)

House Hunters (HGTV, 10:00 PM, 30 min.)
• 1.259 million viewers (#23)
• 0.85 HH (#23)
• 0.23 A18-49 (#34)
• 0.15 A18-34 (#47)
• 0.30 A25-54 (#32)

House Hunters International (HGTV, 10:30 PM, 30 min.)
• 1.246 million viewers (#24)
• 0.87 HH (#22)
• 0.23 A18-49 (#34)
• 0.14 A18-34 (#51)
• 0.30 A25-54 (#32)

Counting Cars (HIST, 10:02 PM, 63 min.)
• 0.827 million viewers (#35)
• 0.56 HH (#35)
• 0.14 A18-49 (#64)
• 0.05 A18-34 (#95)
• 0.23 A25-54 (#46)

Gypsy’s Revenge (ID, 9:00 PM, 120 min.)
• 1.362 million viewers (#19)
• 0.95 HH (#19)
• 0.34 A18-49 (#24)
• 0.20 A18-34 (#33)
• 0.46 A25-54 (#20)

Married at First Sight: Honeymoon Island (LIF, 9:00 PM, 63 min.)
• 0.409 million viewers (#73)
• 0.27 HH (#71)
• 0.12 A18-49 (#83)
• 0.10 A18-34 (#77)
• 0.15 A25-54 (#69)

MSNBC Election Coverage (MSNBC, 8:00 PM, 240 min.)
• 4.657 million viewers (#7)
• 2.89 HH (#7)
• 0.84 A18-49 (#9)
• 0.53 A18-34 (#10)
• 1.09 A25-54 (#9)

The Challenge: Final Reckoning (MTV, 9:00 PM, 61 min.)
• 0.672 million viewers (#51)
• 0.42 HH (#50)
• 0.42 A18-49 (#20)
• 0.47 A18-34 (#14)
• 0.42 A25-54 (#23)

Henry Danger (repeat) (NICK, 8:00 PM, 60 min.)
• 0.549 million viewers (#59)
• 0.37 HH (#54)
• 0.13 A18-49 (#69)
• 0.17 A18-34 (#39)
• 0.08 A25-54 (#100)

Spongebob (repeat) (NAN, 9:00 PM, 30 min.)
• 0.521 million viewers (#60)
• 0.35 HH (#58)
• 0.15 A18-49 (#59)
• 0.18 A18-34 (#36)
• 0.12 A25-54 (#96)

Spongebob (repeat) (NAN, 9:30 PM, 30 min.)
• 0.589 million viewers (#56)
• 0.36 HH (#55)
• 0.19 A18-49 (#46)
• 0.25 A18-34 (#25)
• 0.16 A25-54 (#65)

Friends (repeat) (NAN, 10:00 PM, 30 min.)
• 0.475 million viewers (#66)
• 0.29 HH (#67)
• 0.18 A18-49 (#50)
• 0.23 A18-34 (#26)
• 0.15 A25-54 (#69)

Friends (repeat) (NAN, 10:30 PM, 30 min.)
• 0.463 million viewers (#68)
• 0.32 HH (#63)
• 0.19 A18-49 (#46)
• 0.22 A18-34 (#28)
• 0.15 A25-54 (#69)

The Haves and the Have Nots (OWN, 9:00 PM, 60 min.)
• 1.723 million viewers (#14)
• 1.16 HH (#14)
• 0.34 A18-49 (#24)
• 0.18 A18-34 (#36)
• 0.51 A25-54 (#19)

The Guest Book (TBS, 10:30 PM, 30 min.)
• 0.945 million viewers (#32)
• 0.66 HH (#31)
• 0.30 A18-49 (#27)
• 0.15 A18-34 (#47)
• 0.40 A25-54 (#24)

7 Little Johnstons (TLC, 8:00 PM, 60 min.)
• 1.046 million viewers (#30)
• 0.72 HH (#28)
• 0.23 A18-49 (#34)
• 0.14 A18-34 (#51)
• 0.28 A25-54 (#38)

Little Couple (TLC, 9:00 PM, 60 min.)
• 1.186 million viewers (#25)
• 0.84 HH (#24)
• 0.23 A18-49 (#34)
• 0.14 A18-34 (#51)
• 0.28 A25-54 (#38)

Expedition Unknown: Afterlife (TRAV, 9:00 PM, 60 min.)
• 0.518 million viewers (#61)
• 0.34 HH (#60)
• 0.13 A18-49 (#69)
• 0.07 A18-34 (#91)
• 0.16 A25-54 (#65)

WWE Smackdown (USA, 8:00 PM, 120 min.)
• 2.088 million viewers (#10)
• 1.27 HH (#10)
• 0.68 A18-49 (#11)
• 0.48 A18-34 (#13)
• 0.83 A25-54 (#10)

The Purge (USA, 10:00 PM, 60 min.)
• 0.986 million viewers (#31)
• 0.62 HH (#33)
• 0.36 A18-49 (#23)
• 0.30 A18-34 (#22)
• 0.43 A25-54 (#21)

Source: Live+Same Day data, Nielsen Media Research

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