Sunday, April 30, 2017

UPDATED Saturday Ratings - 'NHL Hockey' Leads Primetime for NBC; 'Training Day' Dips; '48 Hours' Ticks Up

On April 29, 2017, NBC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 0.90 rating - followed by CBS (0.53), ABC (0.40) and FOX (0.30).

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 3.633 million viewers - followed by NBC (2.543), ABC (2.172) and FOX (0.960).

ABC and FOX aired all repeats for the evening.


UPDATE - NHL Hockey was adjusted up. The repeat of MasterChef Junior was adjusted down.

NBC (0.90 Rating, 2.543 Million Viewers)
        NHL HOCKEY (1.0)

CBS (0.53 Rating, 3.633 Million Viewers)
        TRAINING DAY (0.3, -0.1)
        48 HOURS (0.6, +0.0)
        48 HOURS (0.7, +0.1)

ABC (0.40 Rating, 2.172 Million Viewers)
        DREAMGIRLS (0.4) REPEAT

FOX (0.30 Rating, 0.960 Million Viewers)
        MASTERCHEF JUNIOR (0.2) REPEAT
        MASTERCHEF JUNIOR (0.3) REPEAT


                                           The Final Ratings for Saturday, April 29 

Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00.
NBC
NHL Hockey (8-11)
1.0
2.556

ABC
Dreamgirls (8-11) - R
0.4
2.081

CBS
Training Day
0.3
2.629

FOX
MasterChef Junior - R
0.2
0.815
9:00.
CBS
48 Hours
0.6
3.941

FOX
MasterChef Junior - R
0.3
0.960
10:00.
CBS
48 Hours
0.7
4.504

Average Rating: 0.50
Average Viewership: 2.498


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.