Sunday, September 25, 2016

UPDATED Saturday Ratings - 'College Football' Leads Night on ABC; '48 Hours' Returns Steady

On September 24, 2016, ABC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 0.83 rating - followed by NBC (0.70), CBS (0.67) and FOX (0.50).

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 4.304 million viewers - followed by NBC (3.038), ABC (2.983) and FOX (1.675).

NBC aired all repeats for the evening.


UPDATE - ABC's College Football was adjusted up. FOX's College Football was adjusted down.

ABC (0.83 Rating, 2.983 Million Viewers)
        COLLEGE FOOTBALL (1.0)

NBC (0.70 Rating, 3.038 Million Viewers)
        THE VOICE (0.7) REPEAT
        THIS IS US (0.7) REPEAT

CBS (0.67 Rating, 4.304 Million Viewers)
        NCIS: LOS ANGELES (0.6) REPEAT
        NCIS: NEW ORLEANS (0.6) REPEAT
        48 HOURS (0.8) SEASON PREMIERE

FOX (0.50 Rating, 1.675 Million Viewers)
        COLLEGE FOOTBALL (0.4)


                                        The Final Ratings for Saturday, September 24 

Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00.
ABC
College Football (8-11)
1.0
3.786

NBC
The Voice (8-10) - R
0.7
2.977

CBS
NCIS: Los Angeles - R
0.6
3.789

FOX
College Football (8-11)
0.4
1.239
9:00.
CBS
NCIS: New Orleans - R
0.6
4.267
10:00.
CBS
48 Hours
0.8
4.829

NBC
This Is Us - R
0.7
2.857

Average Rating: 0.69
Average Viewership: 3.392


NOTE: For the 2016-17 broadcast season, a 1.0 rating in the Adults 18-49 demographic is equal to 1.2832 total million viewers. A18-49 is the rating most commonly reported and helps determine ad rates but is not the sole explanation for whether a show will be renewed or cancelled.