Tuesday, January 8, 2019

UPDATED Saturday Ratings - NFL Playoff Game on FOX Easily Dominates Repeat-Filled Night

On January 5, 2019, FOX won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 7.40 rating - followed by NBC (0.43), ABC (0.38) and CBS (0.30).

Furthermore, FOX won in total viewers with 24.566 million viewers - followed by CBS (3.240), ABC (1.707) and NBC (1.695).

ABC, CBS and NBC aired all repeats for the evening.


UPDATE - NFL Football was adjusted up.

FOX (7.40 Rating, 24.566 Million Viewers)
        NFL FOOTBALL (8.9)

NBC (0.43 Rating, 1.695 Million Viewers)
        THE TITAN GAMES (0.5) REPEAT
        SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE (0.4) REPEAT

ABC (0.38 Rating, 1.707 Million Viewers)
        THE KIDS ARE ALRIGHT (0.6) REPEAT
        THE KIDS ARE ALRIGHT (0.4) REPEAT
        SINGLE PARENTS (0.4) REPEAT
        SINGLE PARENTS (0.3) REPEAT
        THE ROOKIE (0.3) REPEAT

CBS (0.30 Rating, 3.240 Million Viewers)
        NCIS (0.2) REPEAT
        FBI (0.3) REPEAT
        48 HOURS (0.4) REPEAT


                                          The Final Ratings for Saturday, January 5 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
FOX
NFL Football (8-11)
8.9
29.377

ABC
The Kids Are Alright - R
0.6
2.564

NBC
The Titan Games (8-10) - R
0.5
1.661

CBS
NCIS - R
0.2
3.128
8:30 PM
ABC
The Kids Are Alright - R
0.4
1.749
9:00 PM
ABC
Single Parents - R
0.4
1.497

CBS
FBI - R
0.3
3.115
9:30 PM
ABC
Single Parents - R
0.3
1.298
10:00 PM
CBS
48 Hours - R
0.4
3.441

NBC
Saturday Night Live - R
0.4
1.750

ABC
The Rookie - R
0.3
1.554

Average Rating: 1.15
Average Viewership: 4.649


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.