Sunday, March 11, 2018

UPDATED Saturday Ratings - 'Saturday Night Live' with Sterling K. Brown Ties Season Low; '48 Hours' Dips

On March 10, 2018, NBC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 0.62 rating - followed by ABC (0.55), CBS (0.43) and FOX (0.40).

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 3.284 million viewers - followed by NBC (2.915), ABC (2.008) and FOX (1.520).




UPDATE - NBA Countdown, 48 Hours, College Basketball and the repeats of Superstore, Dateline, Saturday Night Live, NCIS, NCIS: New Orleans and Showtime at the Apollo were adjusted down.

NBC (0.62 Rating, 2.915 Million Viewers)
        WILL & GRACE (0.4) REPEAT
        SUPERSTORE (0.3) REPEAT
        DATELINE (0.5) REPEAT
        SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE (0.6) REPEAT
        SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE (1.7, -0.2)

ABC (0.55 Rating, 2.008 Million Viewers)
        NBA COUNTDOWN (0.3)
        NBA BASKETBALL (0.6)

CBS (0.43 Rating, 3.284 Million Viewers)
        NCIS (0.3) REPEAT
        NCIS: NEW ORLEANS (0.3) REPEAT
        48 HOURS (0.4, -0.2)

FOX (0.40 Rating, 1.520 Million Viewers)
        COLLEGE BASKETBALL (0.4)
        SHOWTIME AT THE APOLLO (0.2) REPEAT


                                          The Final Ratings for Saturday, March 10 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
NBC
Will & Grace - R
0.4
2.113

FOX
College Basketball
0.4
1.491

CBS
NCIS - R
0.3
2.661

ABC
NBA Countdown
0.3
1.687
8:30 PM
ABC
NBA Basketball (8:30-11)
0.6
2.190

NBC
Superstore - R
0.3
1.512
9:00 PM
NBC
Dateline - R
0.5
2.415

CBS
NCIS: New Orleans - R
0.3
3.178

FOX
Showtime at the Apollo - R
0.2
0.831
10:00 PM
NBC
Saturday Night Live - R
0.6
2.623

CBS
48 Hours
0.4
2.113
11:30 PM
NBC
Saturday Night Live (11:30-1)
1.7


Average Rating: 0.50
Average Viewership: 2.074


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.