Ratings: ‘The Voice’ Battles Slip, NBC Drops Into Second-Place Tie With ABC

Fox tops key demo with Black Lives Matter-focused “9-1-1” episode

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“The Voice” slipped one-tenth of a Nielsen ratings point on Monday when “9-1-1” rose the same small amount, handing Fox a standalone win in primetime ratings among adults 18-49.

Fox settled for fourth in total viewers, however.

NBC settled for a second-place tie with ABC among adults 18-49, though it is possible that ABC will decline once a local market or two carrying ESPN’s “Monday Night Football” blowout are factored out. The CW carried the NFL game in the New York City market.

Fox was first in ratings with a 1.1 rating/5 share in the advertiser-coveted 18-49 demographic, but fourth in total viewers with an average of 4.9 million, according to preliminary numbers. At 8 p.m., “9-1-1” posted a 1.5/7 and 6.3 million viewers. At 9, “Prodigal Son” had a 0.8/3 and 3.4 million viewers.

ABC and NBC tied for second in ratings, both with a 1.0. NBC had a 5 share, ABC got a 4. ABC was first in total viewers with 6.8 million, NBC was second with 6.5 million.

For ABC, “Dancing With the Stars” from 8-10 averaged a 0.9/4 and 7.1 million viewers. At 10, “The Good Doctor” got a 1.0/5 and 6.3 million viewers.

For NBC, “The Voice” from 8-10 put up a 1.3/6 and 8 million viewers. “Bluff City Law” at 10 received a 0.5/3 and 3.7 million viewers.

CBS was fourth in ratings with a 0.7 and third in viewers with 5.6 million. “The Neighborhood” at 8 had a 0.9/4 and 5.7 million viewers. “Bob Hearts Abishola” at 9 got a 0.7/3 and 5.2 million viewers. “All Rise” at 9 received a 0.7/3 and 5.4 million viewers. “Bull” at 10 finished primetime with a 0.7/3 and 6 million viewers.

Telemundo was fifth in ratings with a 0.5/2 and in viewers with 1.4 million.

Univision was sixth in ratings with a 0.4/2 and in viewers with 1.3 million.

The CW was seventh in ratings with a 0.3/1 and in viewers with 931,000. “All American” at 8 had a 0.3/1 and 963,000 viewers. “Black Lightning” at 9 got a 0.3/1 and 898,000 viewers.