Sunday, November 5, 2017

UPDATED Saturday Ratings - CBS Leads 'College Football' Coverage; 'Saturday Night Live' with Larry David Drops

On November 4, 2017, CBS won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 1.80 rating - followed by FOX (0.87), ABC (0.87) and NBC (0.50).

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 6.487 million viewers - followed by FOX (3.068), ABC (2.967) and NBC (2.765).




UPDATE - CBS' College Football was adjusted up. FOX's College Football and the repeat of Dateline were adjusted down.

CBS (1.80 Rating, 6.487 Million Viewers)
        COLLEGE FOOTBALL (1.9)

FOX (0.87 Rating, 3.068 Million Viewers)
        COLLEGE FOOTBALL (0.8)

ABC (0.87 Rating, 2.967 Million Viewers)
        COLLEGE FOOTBALL (0.9)

NBC (0.50 Rating, 2.765 Million Viewers)
        2017 BREEDERS' CUP (0.3)
        DATELINE (0.5) REPEAT
        SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE (0.6) REPEAT
        SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE (1.8, -0.4)


                                         The Final Ratings for Saturday, November 4 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
CBS
College Football (8-11)
1.9
6.729

ABC
College Football (8-11)
0.9
3.011

FOX
College Football (8-11)
0.8
2.850

NBC
2017 Breeders’ Cup
0.3
2.014
9:00 PM
NBC
Dateline - R
0.5
2.810
10:00 PM
NBC
Saturday Night Live - R
0.6
2.853
11:30 PM
NBC
Saturday Night Live (11:30-1)
1.8


Average Rating: 0.97
Average Viewership: 3.378


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.