CW’s ‘The 100’ Season 6 Premiere Is Tuesday’s Lowest-Rated Show

“NCIS” carries CBS past NBC

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The CW returned “The 100” Tuesday night for its Season 6 premiere. Any anticipation for the post-apocalyptic show’s comeback wasn’t exactly reflected on the ratings sheets.

CBS topped Tuesday with “NCIS” outdoing “The Voice” results show. NBC finished in second on a slow night.

“The 100” received a 0.3 rating/1 share among adults 18-49 and 901,000 total viewers. Those were the smallest numbers of any broadcast show in Tuesday primetime (something called “Por Amar Sin Ley” at 10 p.m. on Univision had a 0.3/2 and 1.1 million viewers) — not exactly a shocker, but still not a positive distinction.

CBS was first in ratings with a 0.9 rating/4 share in the advertiser-coveted 18-49 demographic and in total viewers with an average of 9.2 million, according to preliminary numbers. “NCIS” at 8 p.m. put up a 1.1/5 and 11.6 million viewers. “FBI” at 9 had a 0.8/4 and 8.8 million viewers. “NCIS: New Orleans” at 10 got a 0.7/3 and 7.2 million viewers.

NBC was second in ratings with a 0.8/4 and in viewers with 5.3 million. “The Village” at 8 received a 0.7/3 and 4.4 million viewers. At 9, “The Voice” landed a 0.9/4 and 6.2 million viewers. “New Amsterdam” at 10 finished off primetime with a 0.8/4 and 5.2 million viewers.

Fox was third in ratings with a 0.7/3 and fourth in viewers with 2.3 million. “MasterChef Junior” at 8 had a 0.7/3 and 2.8 million viewers. at 9, “Mental Samurai” got a 0.6/2 and 1.8 million viewers.

ABC and Telemundo tied for fourth in ratings, both with a 0.6/3. ABC was third in total viewers with 3.1 million, Telemundo was fifth with 1.6 million.

For ABC, “American Housewife” at 8 had a 0.9/4 and 4.3 million viewers. At 8:30, “The Kids Are Alright” got a 0.7/3 and 3.3 million viewers. “Black-ish” at 9 received a 0.7/3 and 2.9 million viewers. At 9:30, “Bless This Mess” closed the comedy block to a 0.7/3 and 3.2 million viewers. At 10, the second week of docuseries “1969” managed a 0.4/2 and 2.4 million viewers.

Univision and The CW tied for sixth in ratings, both with a 0.4/2. Univision was sixth in total viewers with 1.2 million, CW was seventh with 1.1 million.

For CW, leading in to “The 100,” “The Flash” at 8 had a 0.5/2 and 1.4 million viewers.