Sunday, November 6, 2016

UPDATED Saturday Ratings - 'College Football' Dominates on CBS; 'Saturday Night Live' with Benedict Cumberbatch Dips

On November 5, 2016, CBS won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 2.93 rating - followed by ABC (1.43), NBC (0.50) and FOX (0.30).

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 9.829 million viewers - followed by ABC (5.070), NBC (2.777) and FOX (1.363).

FOX aired all repeats for the evening.


UPDATE - CBS' College Football was adjusted up.

CBS (2.93 Rating, 9.829 Million Viewers)
        COLLEGE FOOTBALL (3.1)

ABC (1.43 Rating, 5.070 Million Viewers)
        COLLEGE FOOTBALL (1.4)

NBC (0.50 Rating, 2.777 Million Viewers)
        2016 BREEDERS' CUP (0.3)
        DATELINE NBC (0.5) REPEAT
        SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE (0.7) REPEAT
        SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE (2.8, -0.2)

FOX (0.30 Rating, 1.363 Million Viewers)
        PITCH (0.3) REPEAT
        LETHAL WEAPON (0.3) REPEAT


                                        The Final Ratings for Saturday, November 5 

Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00.
CBS
College Football (8-11)
3.1
10.385

ABC
College Football (8-11)
1.4
4.969

NBC
2016 Breeders’ Cup
0.3
2.264

FOX
Pitch - R
0.3
1.199
9:00.
NBC
Dateline NBC - R
0.5
3.205

FOX
Lethal Weapon - R
0.3
1.542
10:00.
NBC
Saturday Night Live - R
0.7
3.135
11:30.
NBC
Saturday Night Live (11:30-1)
2.8


Average Rating: 0.94
Average Viewership: 3.814


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.