Sunday, October 29, 2017

UPDATED Saturday Ratings - Game 4 of the 'World Series' Easily Tops Night; '48 Hours' Steady

On October 28, 2017, FOX won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 2.93 rating - followed by ABC (0.93), NBC (0.53) and CBS (0.47).

Furthermore, FOX won in total viewers with 12.467 million viewers - followed by CBS (3.709), ABC (3.445) and NBC (3.190).




UPDATE - World Series was adjusted up.

FOX (2.93 Rating, 12.467 Million Viewers)
        2017 WORLD SERIES (3.7)

ABC (0.93 Rating, 3.445 Million Viewers)
        COLLEGE FOOTBALL (0.9)

NBC (0.53 Rating, 3.190 Million Viewers)
        DATELINE (0.5) REPEAT
        SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE (0.6) REPEAT

CBS (0.47 Rating, 3.709 Million Viewers)
        NCIS: LOS ANGELES (0.4) REPEAT
        NCIS: NEW ORLEANS (0.4) REPEAT
        48 HOURS (0.6, +0.0)


                                     The Preliminary Ratings for Saturday, October 28 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
FOX
2017 World Series (8-11)
3.7
15.400

ABC
College Football (8-11)
0.9
3.464

NBC
Dateline (8-10) - R
0.5
3.441

CBS
NCIS: Los Angeles - R
0.4
3.042
9:00 PM
CBS
NCIS: New Orleans - R
0.4
3.466
10:00 PM
CBS
48 Hours
0.6
4.719

NBC
Saturday Night Live - R
0.6
2.688

Average Rating: 1.01
Average Viewership: 5.174


NOTE: For the 2017-18 broadcast season, Nielsen has determined that there are 119.6 million TV households. The Adults 18-49 demographic 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.