Sunday, December 4, 2016

UPDATED Saturday Ratings - 'Wisconsin vs. Penn State' on FOX Edges Out 'Clemson vs. Virginia Tech' on ABC

On December 3, 2016, FOX won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 2.33 rating - followed by ABC (1.50), CBS (0.80) and NBC (0.63).

Furthermore, FOX won in total viewers with 8.334 million viewers - followed by ABC (5.323), CBS (4.302) and NBC (3.742).




UPDATE - College Football on ABC and FOX was adjusted up. The repeats of NCIS: New Orleans and Criminal Minds were adjusted down.

FOX (2.33 Rating, 8.334 Million Viewers)
        COLLEGE FOOTBALL (2.7)

ABC (1.50 Rating, 5.323 Million Viewers)
        COLLEGE FOOTBALL (1.6)

CBS (0.80 Rating, 4.302 Million Viewers)
        NCIS: NEW ORLEANS (0.8) REPEAT
        CRIMINAL MINDS (0.6) REPEAT
        48 HOURS (0.8, +0.2)

NBC (0.63 Rating, 3.742 Million Viewers)
        IT'S A WONDERFUL LIFE (0.6) REPEAT
        SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE (2.1, -0.1)


                                          The Final Ratings for Saturday, December 3 

Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00.
FOX
College Football (8-11)
2.7
9.189

ABC
College Football (8-11)
1.6
5.338

CBS
NCIS: New Orleans - R
0.8
4.556

NBC
It’s a Wonderful Life (8-11) - R
0.6
3.676
9:00.
CBS
Criminal Minds - R
0.6
3.752
10:00.
CBS
48 Hours
0.8
4.266
11:30.
NBC
Saturday Night Live (11:30-1)
2.1


Average Rating: 1.31
Average Viewership: 5.130


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.