Tuesday, September 11, 2018

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

On September 8, 2018, ABC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 0.90 rating - followed by FOX (0.70), CBS (0.43) and NBC (0.43).

Furthermore, ABC won in total viewers with 3.410 million viewers - followed by CBS (2.607), NBC (2.460) and FOX (2.110).

NBC aired all repeats for the evening.


UPDATE - Pink Collar Crimes and the repeats of 48 Hours and Dateline were adjusted down.

ABC (0.90 Rating, 3.410 Million Viewers)
        COLLEGE FOOTBALL (0.9)

FOX (0.70 Rating, 2.110 Million Viewers)
        COLLEGE FOOTBALL (0.7)

CBS (0.43 Rating, 2.607 Million Viewers)
        PINK COLLAR CRIMES (0.3, -0.1)
        48 HOURS (0.4) REPEAT
        48 HOURS (0.4) REPEAT

NBC (0.43 Rating, 2.460 Million Viewers)
        AMERICA'S GOT TALENT (0.4) REPEAT
        DATELINE (0.4) REPEAT


                                       The Final Ratings for Saturday, September 8 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
ABC
College Football (8-11)
0.9
3.286

FOX
College Football (8-11)
0.7
2.290

NBC
America’s Got Talent (8-10) - R
0.4
2.240

CBS
Pink Collar Crimes
0.3
2.104
9:00 PM
CBS
48 Hours - R
0.4
2.839
10:00 PM
NBC
Dateline - R
0.4
2.921

CBS
48 Hours - R
0.4
2.710

Average Rating: 0.50
Average Viewership: 2.627


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.