Tuesday, November 6, 2018

UPDATED Saturday Ratings - 'Alabama at LSU' Dominates Primetime for CBS; 'Saturday Night Live' with Jonah Hill Rises

On November 3, 2018, CBS won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 3.30 rating - followed by ABC (0.63), NBC (0.50) and FOX (0.47).

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 11.280 million viewers - followed by NBC (3.180), ABC (2.753) and FOX (1.398).




UPDATE - ABC and FOX's College Football were adjusted up. The 9PM repeat of Dateline was adjusted down.

CBS (3.30 Rating, 11.280 Million Viewers)
        COLLEGE FOOTBALL (3.3)

ABC (0.63 Rating, 2.753 Million Viewers)
        COLLEGE FOOTBALL (0.8)

NBC (0.50 Rating, 3.180 Million Viewers)
        DATELINE (0.4) REPEAT
        DATELINE (0.5) REPEAT
        SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE (0.5) REPEAT
        SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE (1.7, +0.2)

FOX (0.47 Rating, 1.398 Million Viewers)
        COLLEGE FOOTBALL (0.6)


                                         The Final Ratings for Saturday, November 3 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
CBS
College Football (8-11)
3.3
11.543

ABC
College Football (8-11)
0.8
3.135

FOX
College Football (8-11)
0.6
1.947

NBC
Dateline - R
0.4
2.861
9:00 PM
NBC
Dateline - R
0.5
3.263
10:00 PM
NBC
Saturday Night Live - R
0.5
2.576
11:30 PM
NBC
Saturday Night Live (11:30-1)
1.7


Average Rating: 1.11
Average Viewership: 4.221


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.