Sunday, February 12, 2017

UPDATED Saturday Ratings - 'Saturday Night Live' Soars with Alec Baldwin as Host; 'NBA Basketball' Leads Primetime

On February 11, 2017, ABC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 1.72 rating - followed by NBC (0.70), CBS (0.47) and FOX (0.30).

Furthermore, ABC won in total viewers with 4.677 million viewers - followed by NBC (4.161), CBS (3.362) and FOX (1.309).

FOX aired all repeats for the evening.


UPDATE - NBA Basketball was adjusted up. NBA Countdown and Ransom were adjusted down.

ABC (1.72 Rating, 4.677 Million Viewers)
        NBA COUNTDOWN (1.0)
        NBA BASKETBALL (2.2)

NBC (0.70 Rating, 4.161 Million Viewers)
        DATELINE NBC (0.7) REPEAT
        SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE (0.8) REPEAT
        SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE (3.6, +1.1)

CBS (0.47 Rating, 3.362 Million Viewers)
        RANSOM (0.3, -0.1)
        48 HOURS (0.4) REPEAT
        48 HOURS (0.6, +0.0)

FOX (0.30 Rating, 1.309 Million Viewers)
        24: LEGACY (0.3) REPEAT
        24: LEGACY (0.3) REPEAT


                                          The Final Ratings for Saturday, February 11 

Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00.
ABC
NBA Countdown
1.0
3.139

NBC
Dateline NBC (8-10) - R
0.7
4.494

CBS
Ransom
0.3
3.204

FOX
24: Legacy - R
0.3
1.274
8:30.
ABC
NBA Basketball (8:30-11)
2.2
6.036
9:00.
CBS
48 Hours - R
0.4
2.553

FOX
24: Legacy - R
0.3
1.361
10:00.
NBC
Saturday Night Live - R
0.8
3.517

CBS
48 Hours
0.6
4.463
11:30.
NBC
Saturday Night Live (11:30-1)
3.6


Average Rating: 0.73
Average Viewership: 3.338


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.