Tuesday, September 18, 2018

UPDATED Saturday Ratings - 'College Football' Dominates Night for ABC; 'Pink Collar Crimes' Ticks Up

On September 15, 2018, ABC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 2.07 rating - followed by FOX (0.73), CBS (0.40) and NBC (0.33).

Furthermore, ABC won in total viewers with 7.086 million viewers - followed by FOX (2.627), CBS (2.563) and NBC (2.376).

NBC aired all repeats for the evening.


UPDATE - College Football on ABC and FOX was adjusted up.

ABC (2.07 Rating, 7.086 Million Viewers)
        COLLEGE FOOTBALL (2.2)

FOX (0.73 Rating, 2.627 Million Viewers)
        COLLEGE FOOTBALL (0.8)

CBS (0.40 Rating, 2.563 Million Viewers)
        PINK COLLAR CRIMES (0.4, +0.1)
        48 HOURS (0.4) REPEAT
        48 HOURS (0.4) REPEAT

NBC (0.33 Rating, 2.376 Million Viewers)
        AMERICA'S GOT TALENT (0.3) REPEAT
        DATELINE (0.4) REPEAT


                                      The Final Ratings for Saturday, September 15 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
ABC
College Football (8-11)
2.2
7.232

FOX
College Football (8-11)
0.8
2.950

CBS
Pink Collar Crimes
0.4
2.146

NBC
America’s Got Talent (8-10) - R
0.3
2.070
9:00 PM
CBS
48 Hours - R
0.4
2.802
10:00 PM
NBC
Dateline - R
0.4
2.897

CBS
48 Hours - R
0.4
2.624

Average Rating: 0.70
Average Viewership: 3.246


NOTE: For the 2018-19 broadcast season, Nielsen has determined that there are 119.9 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.