Tuesday, August 14, 2018

UPDATED Saturday Ratings - 'Dateline' and '20/20' Repeats Top Quiet Night; 'Pink Collar Crimes' Ticks Up

On August 11, 2018, NBC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 0.40 rating - followed by ABC (0.40), CBS (0.37) and FOX (0.20).

Furthermore, NBC won in total viewers with 2.890 million viewers - followed by CBS (2.199), ABC (2.187) and FOX (0.787).

ABC and NBC aired all repeats for the evening.


UPDATE - The 8PM episode of Pink Collar Crimes, Jr. NBA World Championship and the repeats of Dateline, Castaways and 48 Hours were adjusted down.

NBC (0.40 Rating, 2.890 Million Viewers)
        LITTLE BIG SHOTS (0.3) REPEAT
        DATELINE (0.4) REPEAT

ABC (0.40 Rating, 2.187 Million Viewers)
        CASTAWAYS (0.3) REPEAT
        20/20 (0.4) REPEAT

CBS (0.37 Rating, 2.199 Million Viewers)
        PINK COLLAR CRIMES (0.3, +0.0)
        PINK COLLAR CRIMES (0.3, +0.0)
        48 HOURS (0.3) REPEAT

FOX (0.20 Rating, 0.787 Million Viewers)
        JR. NBA WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP (0.1)
        JR. NBA WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP (0.1)


                                          The Final Ratings for Saturday, August 11 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
7:30 PM
FOX
Jr. NBA World Championship (7:30-9:11)
0.1
0.386
8:00 PM
NBC
Little Big Shots - R
0.3
2.711

CBS
Pink Collar Crimes
0.3
2.007

ABC
Castaways - R
0.3
1.771
9:00 PM
NBC
Dateline (9-11) - R
0.4
2.657

ABC
20/20 (9-11) - R
0.4
2.037

CBS
Pink Collar Crimes
0.3
1.727

FOX
Jr. NBA World Championship (9:11-11)
0.1
0.462
10:00 PM
CBS
48 Hours - R
0.3
2.154

Average Rating: 0.28
Average Viewership: 1.768


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.