Tuesday, June 26, 2018

UPDATED Saturday Ratings - 'America's Funniest Home Videos' Repeat and 'MLB Baseball' Top Night; 'Taken' Drops

On June 23, 2018, ABC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 0.40 rating - followed by FOX (0.40), CBS (0.33) and NBC (0.30).

Furthermore, ABC won in total viewers with 2.370 million viewers - followed by CBS (2.303), NBC (2.234) and FOX (1.937).

ABC aired all repeats for the evening.


UPDATE - The repeat of 20/20 was adjusted down.

ABC (0.40 Rating, 2.370 Million Viewers)
        AMERICA'S FUNNIEST HOME VIDEOS (0.5) REPEAT
        20/20 (0.3) REPEAT

FOX (0.40 Rating, 1.937 Million Viewers)
        MLB BASEBALL (0.4)

CBS (0.33 Rating, 2.303 Million Viewers)
        RANSOM (0.3, +0.1)
        48 HOURS (0.3) REPEAT
        48 HOURS (0.4) REPEAT

NBC (0.30 Rating, 2.234 Million Viewers)
        TAKEN (0.2, -0.2)
        DATELINE (0.4) REPEAT


                                            The Final Ratings for Saturday, June 23 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
ABC
America’s Funniest Home Videos - R
0.5
2.806

FOX
MLB Baseball (8-10)
0.4
2.223

CBS
Ransom
0.3
2.283

NBC
Taken
0.2
1.752
9:00 PM
NBC
Dateline (9-11) - R
0.4
2.512

ABC
20/20 (9-11) - R
0.3
2.014

CBS
48 Hours - R
0.3
2.191
10:00 PM
CBS
48 Hours - R
0.4
2.408

Average Rating: 0.35
Average Viewership: 2.274


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.