Monday, August 5, 2019

UPDATED Friday Ratings - NBC Leads Night with 'American Ninja Warrior' Repeat; 'Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.' Finale Ticks Up

On August 2, 2019, NBC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 0.47 rating - followed by ABC (0.43), CBS (0.30), FOX (0.30) and The CW (0.13).

Furthermore, NBC won in total viewers with 2.835 million viewers - followed by CBS (2.629), ABC (1.909), FOX (1.514) and The CW (0.568).

NBC and FOX aired all repeats for the evening.


UPDATE - Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., Masters of Illusion and the repeat of American Ninja Warrior were adjusted down.

NBC (0.47 Rating, 2.835 Million Viewers)
        AMERICAN NINJA WARRIOR (0.4) REPEAT
        DATELINE (0.5) REPEAT

ABC (0.43 Rating, 1.909 Million Viewers)
        AGENTS OF S.H.I.E.L.D. (0.4, +0.0) SEASON FINALE
        20/20 (0.4) REPEAT

CBS (0.30 Rating, 2.629 Million Viewers)
        LOVE ISLAND (0.3, +0.0)
        HAWAII FIVE-0 (0.3) REPEAT
        BLUE BLOODS (0.3) REPEAT

FOX (0.30 Rating, 1.514 Million Viewers)
        FIRST RESPONDERS LIVE (0.3) REPEAT
        MASTERCHEF (0.3) REPEAT

THE CW (0.13 Rating, 0.568 Million Viewers)
        MASTERS OF ILLUSION (0.1, -0.1)
        THE BIG STAGE (0.1, -0.1)
        THE OUTPOST (0.1) REPEAT


                                             The Final Ratings for Friday, August 2 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
NBC
American Ninja Warrior (8-10) - R
0.4
2.151

ABC
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (8-10)
0.4
1.875

CBS
Love Island
0.3
1.918

FOX
First Responders Live - R
0.3
1.620

The CW
Masters of Illusion
0.1
0.771
8:30 PM
The CW
The Big Stage
0.1
0.600
9:00 PM
CBS
Hawaii Five-0 - R
0.3
2.570

FOX
MasterChef - R
0.3
1.339

The CW
The Outpost - R
0.1
0.360
10:00 PM
NBC
Dateline - R
0.5
3.256

ABC
20/20 - R
0.4
1.878

CBS
Blue Bloods - R
0.3
3.368

Average Rating: 0.29
Average Viewership: 1.809


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.