Sunday, December 11, 2016

UPDATED Saturday Ratings - CBS Leads with 'Rudolph' & 'Frosty' Repeats; 'Saturday Night Live' with John Cena Rises

On December 10, 2016, CBS won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 1.15 rating - followed by ABC (0.77), NBC (0.47) and FOX (0.43).

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 4.678 million viewers - followed by ABC (3.882), NBC (2.419) and FOX (1.284).

ABC aired all repeats for the evening.


UPDATE - Major League Soccer was adjusted up. The repeat of Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer was adjusted down.

CBS (1.15 Rating, 4.678 Million Viewers)
        RUDOLPH THE RED-NOSED REINDEER (1.2) REPEAT
        FROSTY THE SNOWMAN (1.4) REPEAT
        FROSTY RETURNS (1.1) REPEAT
        48 HOURS (0.9, +0.1)

ABC (0.77 Rating, 3.882 Million Viewers)
        MARY POPPINS (0.8) REPEAT

NBC (0.47 Rating, 2.419 Million Viewers)
        THE VOICE (0.4) REPEAT
        SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE (0.7) REPEAT
        SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE (2.3, +0.2)

FOX (0.43 Rating, 1.284 Million Viewers)
        MAJOR LEAGUE SOCCER (0.5)


                                         The Final Ratings for Saturday, December 10 

Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00.
CBS
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer - R
1.2
4.920

ABC
Mary Poppins (8-11)
0.8
3.894

FOX
Major League Soccer (8-11)
0.5
1.411

NBC
The Voice (8-10) - R
0.4
2.069
9:00.
CBS
Frosty the Snowman - R
1.4
4.951
9:30.
CBS
Frosty Returns - R
1.1
3.898
10:00.
CBS
48 Hours
0.9
4.360

NBC
Saturday Night Live - R
0.7
2.951
11:30.
NBC
Saturday Night Live (11:30-1)
2.3


Average Rating: 0.88
Average Viewership: 3.557


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.