Sunday, October 8, 2017

UPDATED Saturday Ratings - 'Saturday Night Live' with Gal Gadot Dips; 'College Football' on ABC Tops Night

On October 7, 2017, ABC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 1.87 rating - followed by NBC (0.48), CBS (0.47) and FOX (0.430.

Furthermore, ABC won in total viewers with 6.285 million viewers - followed by CBS (3.277), NBC (2.640) and FOX (1.474).




UPDATE - The repeats of Superstore and Dateline were adjusted down.

ABC (1.87 Rating, 6.285 Million Viewers)
        COLLEGE FOOTBALL (1.9)

NBC (0.48 Rating, 2.640 Million Viewers)
        WILL & GRACE (0.3) REPEAT
        SUPERSTORE (0.3) REPEAT
        DATELINE (0.5) REPEAT
        SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE (0.5) REPEAT
        SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE (1.8, -0.1)

CBS (0.47 Rating, 3.277 Million Viewers)
        WISDOM OF THE CROWD (0.4)
        NCIS: NEW ORLEANS (0.5) REPEAT
        48 HOURS (0.5, -0.1)

FOX (0.43 Rating, 1.474 Million Viewers)
        COLLEGE FOOTBALL (0.4)


                                      The Preliminary Ratings for Saturday, October 7 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
ABC
College Football (8-11)
1.9
6.508

FOX
College Football (8-11)
0.5
1.922

CBS
Wisdom of the Crowd - R
0.4
2.737

NBC
Will & Grace - R
0.3
1.963
8:30 PM
NBC
Superstore - R
0.3
1.325
9:00 PM
NBC
Dateline - R
0.5
2.661

CBS
NCIS: New Orleans - R
0.5
3.255
10:00 PM
CBS
48 Hours
0.5
3.711

NBC
Saturday Night Live - R
0.5
2.456
11:30 PM
NBC
Saturday Night Live (11:30-1)
1.8
6.802

Average Rating: 0.72
Average Viewership: 3.334


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.