Sunday, November 20, 2016

UPDATED Saturday Ratings - 'College Football' Leads for ABC; 'Saturday Night Live' with Kristen Wiig Hits Season Low

On November 19, 2016, ABC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 1.07 rating - followed by CBS (0.67), NBC (0.67) and FOX (0.40).

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 4.270 million viewers - followed by ABC (3.898), NBC (2.469) and FOX (1.420).




UPDATE - FOX's College Football was adjusted up. ABC's College Football and the repeat of Free Birds were adjusted down.

ABC (1.07 Rating, 3.898 Million Viewers)
        COLLEGE FOOTBALL (1.0)

CBS (0.67 Rating, 4.270 Million Viewers)
        NCIS (0.5) REPEAT
        48 HOURS (0.7, -0.1)
        48 HOURS (0.8, +0.0)

NBC (0.67 Rating, 2.469 Million Viewers)
        FREE BIRDS (0.5) REPEAT
        SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE (0.9) REPEAT
        SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE (2.2, -1.7)

FOX (0.40 Rating, 1.420 Million Viewers)
        COLLEGE FOOTBALL (0.6)


                                       The Final Ratings for Saturday, November 19 

Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00.
ABC
College Football (8-11)
1.0
3.825

FOX
College Football (8-11)
0.6
2.181

CBS
NCIS - R
0.5
3.834

NBC
Free Birds (8-10) - R
0.5
2.188
9:00.
CBS
48 Hours
0.7
4.214
10:00.
NBC
Saturday Night Live - R
0.9
3.106

CBS
48 Hours
0.8
4.814
11:30.
NBC
Saturday Night Live (11:30-1)
2.2


Average Rating: 0.71
Average Viewership: 3.452


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.