Wednesday, September 21, 2016

UPDATED Tuesday Ratings - 'Bull' and 'This Is Us' Start Strong; 'Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.' and 'Scream Queens' Return Down

On September 20, 2016, NBC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 3.17 rating - followed by CBS (1.90), ABC (1.37), FOX (1.05), The CW (0.25).

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 14.095 million viewers - followed by NBC (11.428), ABC (6.884), FOX (2.299) and The CW (0.757).




UPDATE - NCIS and Brooklyn Nine-Nine were adjusted up.

NBC (3.17 Rating, 11.428 Million Viewers)
        THE VOICE (3.4)
        THIS IS US (2.8) SERIES PREMIERE

CBS (1.90 Rating, 14.095 Million Viewers)
        NCIS (2.2) SEASON PREMIERE
        BULL (2.2) SERIES PREMIERE
        NCIS: NEW ORLEANS (1.4) SEASON PREMIERE

ABC (1.37 Rating, 6.884 Million Viewers)
        DANCING WITH THE STARS (1.5, -0.2)
        AGENTS OF S.H.I.E.L.D. (1.1) SEASON PREMIERE

FOX (1.05 Rating, 2.299 Million Viewers)
        BROOKLYN NINE-NINE (1.1) SEASON PREMIERE
        NEW GIRL (1.2) SEASON PREMIERE
        SCREAM QUEENS (1.0) SEASON PREMIERE

THE CW (0.25 Rating, 0.757 Million Viewers)
        THE FLASH (0.3) REPEAT
        MADTV (0.2, +0.0)


                                          The Final Ratings for Tuesday, September 20 

Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00.
NBC
The Voice (8-10)
3.4
12.293

CBS
NCIS
2.2
15.992

ABC
Dancing With the Stars (8-10)
1.5
8.601

FOX
Brooklyn Nine-Nine
1.1
2.389

The CW
The Flash - R
0.3
0.877
8:30.
FOX
New Girl
1.2
2.312
9:00.
CBS
Bull
2.2
15.562

FOX
Scream Queens
1.0
2.165

The CW
MADtv
0.2
0.581
10:00.
NBC
This Is Us
2.8
10.065

CBS
NCIS: New Orleans
1.4
11.120

ABC
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.
1.1
3.439

Average Rating: 1.53
Average Viewership: 7.116


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.