Wednesday, May 29, 2019

UPDATED Saturday Ratings - 'Dateline' Repeat and 'MLB Baseball' Lead Night; 'Ransom' Finale Holds Steady

On May 25, 2019, NBC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 0.40 rating - followed by FOX (0.40), ABC (0.35) and CBS (0.20).

Furthermore, NBC won in total viewers with 2.542 million viewers - followed by ABC (2.235), FOX (2.225) and CBS (1.964).

ABC and NBC aired all repeats for the evening.


UPDATE - The repeat of The Wall was adjusted down.

NBC (0.40 Rating, 2.542 Million Viewers)
        THE WALL (0.2) REPEAT
        DATELINE (0.5) REPEAT

FOX (0.40 Rating, 2.225 Million Viewers)
        MLB BASEBALL (0.4)

ABC (0.35 Rating, 2.235 Million Viewers)
        LIVE IN FRONT OF A STUDIO AUDIENCE: ALL IN THE FAMILY AND THE JEFFERSONS (0.4) REPEAT
        ALL ABOUT "ALL IN THE FAMILY" AND "THE JEFFERSONS" (0.4) REPEAT
        20/20 (0.3) REPEAT

CBS (0.20 Rating, 1.964 Million Viewers)
        GOD FRIENDED ME (0.2) REPEAT
        RANSOM (0.2, +0.0) SEASON FINALE
        48 HOURS (0.2, -0.2)


                                            The Final Ratings for Saturday, May 25 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
ABC
Live in Front of a Studio Audience (8-9:30) - R
0.4
2.437

FOX
MLB Baseball (8-10)
0.4
2.242

NBC
The Wall - R
0.2
1.566

CBS
God Friended Me - R
0.2
1.810
9:00 PM
NBC
Dateline (9-11) - R
0.5
2.993

CBS
Ransom
0.2
1.990
9:30 PM
ABC
All About “All in the Family” & “The Jeffersons” - R
0.4
2.133
10:00 PM
ABC
20/20 - R
0.3
1.807

CBS
48 Hours
0.2
1.692

Average Rating: 0.31
Average Viewership: 2.074


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.