Sunday, January 15, 2017

UPDATED Saturday Ratings - 'AFC Divisional' Dominates for CBS; 'Saturday Night Live' Drops to Season Low

On January 14, 2017, CBS won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 8.17 rating - followed by FOX (1.10), NBC (0.70) and ABC (0.47).

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 26.326 million viewers - followed by NBC (3.736), FOX (3.278) and ABC (2.414).

ABC and FOX aired all repeats for the evening.



UPDATE - AFC Divisional was adjusted up. The repeat of Lethal Weapon was adjusted down.

CBS (8.17 Rating, 26.326 Million Viewers)
        AFC DIVISIONAL (9.4)

FOX (1.10 Rating, 3.278 Million Viewers)
        LETHAL WEAPON (1.2) REPEAT
        STAR (0.6) REPEAT

NBC (0.70 Rating, 3.736 Million Viewers)
        DATELINE NBC (0.7) REPEAT
        SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE (0.7) REPEAT
        SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE (2.0, -0.4)

ABC (0.47 Rating, 2.414 Million Viewers)
        TO TELL THE TRUTH (0.4) REPEAT
        MATCH GAME (0.5) REPEAT
        MATCH GAME (0.5) REPEAT


                                         The Final Ratings for Saturday, January 14 

Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00.
CBS
AFC Divisional (8-11)
9.4
29.816

FOX
Lethal Weapon - R
1.2
3.695

NBC
Dateline NBC (8-10) - R
0.7
4.077

ABC
To Tell the Truth - R
0.4
2.439
9:00.
FOX
Star - R
0.6
1.823

ABC
Match Game - R
0.5
2.376
10:00.
NBC
Saturday Night Live - R
0.7
3.093

ABC
Match Game - R
0.5
2.415
11:30.
NBC
Saturday Night Live (11:30-1)
2.0


Average Rating: 1.75
Average Viewership: 6.217


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.