Sunday, December 17, 2017

UPDATED Saturday Ratings - 'Saturday Night Live' with Kevin Hart Dips; 'Ten Days in the Valley' Returns Down

On December 16, 2017, NBC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 0.55 rating - followed by FOX (0.55), CBS (0.53) and ABC (0.33).

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 3.611 million viewers - followed by NBC (2.697), ABC (1.819) and FOX (1.778).




UPDATE - UFC Fight Night was adjusted up. 48 Hours and the repeats of Superstore, Dateline, NCIS: New Orleans and S.W.A.T. were adjusted down.

NBC (0.55 Rating, 2.697 Million Viewers)
        WILL & GRACE (0.4) REPEAT
        SUPERSTORE (0.3) REPEAT
        DATELINE (0.5) REPEAT
        SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE (0.6) REPEAT
        SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE (2.0, -0.1)

FOX (0.55 Rating, 1.778 Million Viewers)
        UFC FIGHT NIGHT (0.7)

CBS (0.53 Rating, 3.611 Million Viewers)
        NCIS: NEW ORLEANS (0.4) REPEAT
        S.W.A.T. (0.4) REPEAT
        48 HOURS (0.5, -0.1)

ABC (0.33 Rating, 1.819 Million Viewers)
        I WANT A DOG FOR CHRISTMAS, CHARLIE BROWN! (0.5) REPEAT
        TEN DAYS IN THE VALLEY (0.3, -0.1)
        TEN DAYS IN THE VALLEY (0.2, -0.2)


                                       The Final Ratings for Saturday, December 16 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
FOX
UFC Fight Night (8-10)
0.7
2.107

ABC
I Want a Dog for Christmas, Charlie Brown - R
0.5
2.543

CBS
NCIS: New Orleans - R
0.4
3.036

NBC
Will & Grace - R
0.4
2.032
8:30 PM
NBC
Superstore - R
0.3
1.302
9:00 PM
NBC
Dateline - R
0.5
2.714

CBS
S.W.A.T. - R
0.4
2.833

ABC
Ten Days in the Valley
0.3
1.535
10:00 PM
NBC
Saturday Night Live - R
0.6
2.808

CBS
48 Hours
0.5
3.578

ABC
Ten Days in the Valley
0.2
1.363
11:30 PM
NBC
Saturday Night Live (11:30-1)
2.0


Average Rating: 0.57
Average Viewership: 2.350


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.