Tuesday, April 23, 2019

UPDATED Saturday Ratings - 'The Ten Commandments' Leads Quiet Night; 'Ransom' Drops; '48 Hours' Steady

On April 20, 2019, ABC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 0.57 rating - followed by NBC (0.43), CBS (0.33) and FOX (0.20).

Furthermore, ABC won in total viewers with 4.903 million viewers - followed by CBS (2.826), NBC (1.540) and FOX (1.014).

ABC aired all repeats for the evening.


UPDATE - NHL Hockey and Boxing were adjusted up. The repeat of The Ten Commandments was adjusted down.

ABC (0.57 Rating, 4.903 Million Viewers)
        THE TEN COMMANDMENTS (0.5) REPEAT

NBC (0.43 Rating, 1.540 Million Viewers)
        NHL HOCKEY (0.5)

CBS (0.33 Rating, 2.826 Million Viewers)
        RANSOM (0.2, -0.2)
        48 HOURS (0.3) REPEAT
        48 HOURS (0.5, +0.0)

FOX (0.20 Rating, 1.014 Million Viewers)
        BOXING (0.3)


                                            The Final Ratings for Saturday, April 20 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
ABC
The Ten Commandments (8-11) - R
0.5
4.761

NBC
NHL Hockey (8-11)
0.5
1.555

CBS
Ransom
0.2
2.245

FOX
Boxing (8-10)
0.3
1.082
9:00 PM
CBS
48 Hours - R
0.3
2.634
10:00 PM
CBS
48 Hours
0.5
3.520

Average Rating: 0.38
Average Viewership: 2.633


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.