Tuesday, February 5, 2019

UPDATED Saturday Ratings - 'NBA Basketball' Easily Leads Primetime for ABC; 'Celebrity Big Brother' Drops

On February 2, 2019, ABC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 0.90 rating - followed by CBS (0.63), FOX (0.30) and NBC (0.30).

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 3.364 million viewers - followed by ABC (2.916), FOX (1.373) and NBC (1.291).

FOX aired all repeats for the evening.


UPDATE - NBA Basketball was adjusted up. NBA Countdown was adjusted down.

ABC (0.90 Rating, 2.916 Million Viewers)
        NBA COUNTDOWN (0.5)
        NBA BASKETBALL (1.3)

CBS (0.63 Rating, 3.364 Million Viewers)
        CELEBRITY BIG BROTHER (0.7, -0.5)
        NFL HONORS (0.6)

FOX (0.30 Rating, 1.373 Million Viewers)
        9-1-1 (0.3) REPEAT
        THE PASSAGE (0.3) REPEAT

NBC (0.30 Rating, 1.291 Million Viewers)
        NHL HOCKEY (0.3)


                                          The Final Ratings for Saturday, February 2 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
CBS
Celebrity Big Brother
0.7
3.277

ABC
NBA Countdown
0.5
2.190

FOX
9-1-1 - R
0.3
1.551

NBC
NHL Hockey (8-11)
0.3
1.103
8:30 PM
ABC
NBA Basketball (8:30-11)
1.3
4.085
9:00 PM
CBS
NFL Honors (9-11)
0.6
3.422

FOX
The Passage - R
0.3
1.162

Average Rating: 0.57
Average Viewership: 2.399


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.