Tuesday, August 13, 2019

UPDATED Saturday Ratings - Two Episodes of '48 Hours' Lead Repeat-Filled Night for CBS

On August 10, 2019, NBC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 0.53 rating - followed by NBC (0.30), ABC (0.30) and FOX (0.25).

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 3.215 million viewers - followed by NBC (2.255), ABC (1.692) and FOX (0.892).

ABC, CBS, NBC and FOX aired all repeats for the evening.


UPDATE - The repeats of NCIS: New Orleans, 48 Hours, Press Your Luck, Card Sharks and Beat Shazam were adjusted down.

CBS (0.53 Rating, 3.215 Million Viewers)
        NCIS: NEW ORLEANS (0.2) REPEAT
        48 HOURS (0.3) REPEAT
        48 HOURS (0.3) REPEAT

NBC (0.30 Rating, 2.255 Million Viewers)
        AMERICA'S GOT TALENT (0.3) REPEAT
        DATELINE (0.4) REPEAT

ABC (0.30 Rating, 1.692 Million Viewers)
        SHARK TANK (0.3) REPEAT
        PRESS YOUR LUCK (0.2) REPEAT
        CARD SHARKS (0.2) REPEAT

FOX (0.25 Rating, 0.892 Million Viewers)
        SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE (0.2) REPEAT
        BEAT SHAZAM (0.2) REPEAT


                                           The Final Ratings for Saturday, August 10 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
NBC
America’s Got Talent (8-10) - R
0.3
2.027

ABC
Shark Tank - R
0.3
1.849

CBS
NCIS: New Orleans - R
0.2
1.738

FOX
So You Think You Can Dance - R
0.2
0.646
9:00 PM
CBS
48 Hours - R
0.3
1.945

ABC
Press Your Luck - R
0.2
1.274

FOX
Beat Shazam - R
0.2
0.776
10:00 PM
NBC
Dateline - R
0.4
2.455

CBS
48 Hours - R
0.3
2.430

ABC
Card Sharks - R
0.2
1.209

Average Rating: 0.26
Average Viewership: 1.635


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.