Sunday, August 6, 2017

UPDATED Saturday Ratings - 'Doubt' Continues to Hold Steady; 'Dateline' and 'SVU' Repeats Lead Night

On August 5, 2017, NBC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 0.57 rating - followed by ABC (0.43), CBS (0.27) and FOX (0.10).

Furthermore, NBC won in total viewers with 3.340 million viewers - followed by CBS (2.135), ABC (1.960) and FOX (0.652).

ABC, NBC and FOX aired all repeats for the evening.


UPDATE - The repeat of Law & Order: SVU was adjusted down.

NBC (0.57 Rating, 3.340 Million Viewers)
        DATELINE (0.6) REPEAT
        LAW & ORDER: SVU (0.4) REPEAT

ABC (0.43 Rating, 1.960 Million Viewers)
        BIG HERO 6 (0.5) REPEAT
        20/20: IN AN INSTANT (0.4) REPEAT

CBS (0.27 Rating, 2.135 Million Viewers)
        DOUBT (0.2, +0.0)
        DOUBT (0.2, +0.0)
        48 HOURS (0.4) REPEAT

FOX (0.10 Rating, 0.652 Million Viewers)
        THE F WORD WITH GORDON RAMSAY (0.1) REPEAT
        LOVE CONNECTION (0.1) REPEAT


                                           The Final Ratings for Saturday, August 5 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
NBC
Dateline (8-10) - R
0.6
3.666

ABC
Big Hero 6 (8-10) - R
0.5
1.924

CBS
Doubt
0.2
1.916

FOX
The F World with Gordon Ramsay - R
0.1
0.536
9:00 PM
CBS
Doubt
0.2
1.983

FOX
Love Connection - R
0.1
0.731
10:00 PM
NBC
Law & Order: SVU - R
0.4
2.378

CBS
48 Hours - R
0.4
2.405

ABC
20/20: In an Instant - R
0.4
1.820

Average Rating: 0.32
Average Viewership: 1.929


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.