Tuesday, May 14, 2019

UPDATED Saturday Ratings - 'Saturday Night Live' with Emma Thompson Dips; 'Million Dollar Mile' and 'Ransom' Tick Up

On May 11, 2019, NBC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 0.63 rating - followed by ABC (0.33), CBS (0.33) and FOX (0.30).

Furthermore, NBC won in total viewers with 2.279 million viewers - followed by ABC (2.230), CBS (2.176) and FOX (1.207).

ABC aired all repeats for the evening.


UPDATE - Saturday Night Live was adjusted down.

NBC (0.63 Rating, 2.279 Million Viewers)
        NHL HOCKEY (0.6)
        SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE (1.2, -0.4)

ABC (0.33 Rating, 2.230 Million Viewers)
        AMERICAN IDOL (0.3) REPEAT
        20/20 (0.4) REPEAT

CBS (0.33 Rating, 2.176 Million Viewers)
        MILLION DOLLAR MILE (0.3, +0.1)
        RANSOM (0.3, +0.1)
        48 HOURS (0.4, +0.0)

FOX (0.30 Rating, 1.207 Million Viewers)
        BOXING (0.3)


                                             The Final Ratings for Saturday, May 11 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
NBC
NHL Hockey (8-11)
0.6
2.090

ABC
American Idol (8-10) - R
0.3
2.058

CBS
Million Dollar Mile
0.3
1.539

FOX
Boxing (8-10)
0.3
1.385
9:00 PM
CBS
Ransom
0.3
2.037
10:00 PM
CBS
48 Hours
0.4
2.869

ABC
20/20 - R
0.4
2.549
11:30 PM
NBC
Saturday Night Live (11:30-1)
1.2
5.906

Average Rating: 0.48
Average Viewership: 2.554


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.