Tuesday, May 21, 2019

UPDATED Sunday Ratings - 'American Idol' Finale Ticks Up; 'The Red Line,' 'Supergirl' and 'Charmed' Finales Steady

On May 19, 2019, ABC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 1.15 rating - followed by NBC (0.60), CBS (0.48), FOX (0.37) and The CW (0.25).

Furthermore, ABC won in total viewers with 7.183 million viewers - followed by CBS (5.025), NBC (3.425), FOX (1.117) and The CW (0.827).

FOX aired all repeats for the evening.


UPDATE - American Idol was adjusted up. America's Funniest Home Videos was adjusted down.

ABC (1.15 Rating, 7.183 Million Viewers)
        AMERICA'S FUNNIEST HOME VIDEOS (0.6, -0.4) SEASON FINALE
        AMERICAN IDOL (1.5, +0.3) SEASON FINALE

NBC (0.60 Rating, 3.425 Million Viewers)
        ELLEN'S GAME OF GAMES (0.5) REPEAT
        DATELINE (0.7)
        GOOD GIRLS (0.5, +0.1)

CBS (0.48 Rating, 5.025 Million Viewers)
        60 MINUTES (0.8, +0.1)
        THE RED LINE (0.3, +0.0) SEASON FINALE
        NCIS: LOS ANGELES (0.5, -0.1) SEASON FINALE

FOX (0.37 Rating, 1.117 Million Viewers)
        THE SIMPSONS (0.3) REPEAT
        FAMILY GUY (0.3) REPEAT
        HOTEL TRANSYLVANIA 2 (0.4) REPEAT

THE CW (0.25 Rating, 0.827 Million Viewers)
        SUPERGIRL (0.3, +0.0) SEASON FINALE
        CHARMED (0.2, +0.0) SEASON FINALE


                                             The Final Ratings for Sunday, May 19 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
7:00 PM
CBS
60 Minutes
0.8
8.420

ABC
America’s Funniest Home Videos
0.6
4.489

NBC
Ellen’s Game of Games - R
0.5
2.539

FOX
The Simpsons - R
0.3
0.809
7:30 PM
FOX
Family Guy - R
0.3
0.827
8:00 PM
ABC
American Idol (8-11)
1.5
8.739

NBC
Dateline (8-10)
0.7
4.361

FOX
Hotel Transylvania 2 (8-10) - R
0.4
1.220

CBS
The Red Line (8-10)
0.3
3.233

The CW
Supergirl
0.3
1.074
9:00 PM
The CW
Charmed
0.2
0.589
10:00 PM
CBS
NCIS: Los Angeles
0.5
5.275

NBC
Good Girls
0.5
2.350

Average Rating: 0.53
Average Viewership: 3.379


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.