Monday, June 3, 2019

UPDATED Friday Ratings - 'Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.' and '20/20' Rise; 'Blindspot' Finale and 'Whistleblower' Dip

On May 31, 2019, ABC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 0.53 rating - followed by FOX (0.45), CBS (0.40), NBC (0.40) and The CW (0.30).

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 4.266 million viewers - followed by ABC (3.169), NBC (2.556), FOX (1.578) and The CW (1.400).

FOX aired all repeats for the evening.


UPDATE - Masters of Illusion Anniversary Special and the repeats of Whose Line Is It Anyway? were adjusted down.

ABC (0.53 Rating, 3.169 Million Viewers)
        AGENTS OF S.H.I.E.L.D. (0.5, +0.1)
        20/20 (0.6, +0.1)

FOX (0.45 Rating, 1.578 Million Viewers)
        BEAT SHAZAM (0.5) REPEAT
        MASTERCHEF (0.4) REPEAT

CBS (0.40 Rating, 4.266 Million Viewers)
        WHISTLEBLOWER (0.4, -0.1)
        HAWAII FIVE-0 (0.4) REPEAT
        BLUE BLOODS (0.4) REPEAT

NBC (0.40 Rating, 2.556 Million Viewers)
        BLINDSPOT (0.4, +0.0)
        BLINDSPOT (0.3, -0.1) SEASON FINALE
        DATELINE (0.5, -0.1)

THE CW (0.30 Rating, 1.400 Million Viewers)
        MASTERS OF ILLUSION ANNIVERSARY SPECIAL (0.2)
        WHOSE LINE IS IT ANYWAY? (0.2) REPEAT
        WHOSE LINE IS IT ANYWAY? (0.1) REPEAT


                                              The Final Ratings for Friday, May 31 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
ABC
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.
0.5
2.354

FOX
Beat Shazam - R
0.5
1.663

CBS
Whistleblower
0.4
4.194

NBC
Blindspot
0.4
2.491

The CW
Masters of Illusion Anniversary Special
0.2
0.858
9:00 PM
ABC
20/20 (9-11)
0.6
3.536

CBS
Hawaii Five-0 - R
0.4
3.982

FOX
MasterChef - R
0.4
1.366

NBC
Blindspot
0.3
2.045

The CW
Whose Line Is It Anyway? - R
0.2
0.647
9:30 PM
The CW
Whose Line Is It Anyway? - R
0.1
0.618
10:00 PM
NBC
Dateline
0.5
2.961

CBS
Blue Bloods - R
0.4
4.553

Average Rating: 0.38
Average Viewership: 2.405


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.