Tuesday, August 27, 2019

UPDATED Saturday Ratings - 'America's Got Talent' and 'Dateline' Repeats Lead Night for NBC; CBS Tops in Viewers

On August 24, 2019, NBC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 0.30 rating - followed by CBS (0.20), FOX (0.20) and ABC (0.13)

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 1.917 million viewers - followed by NBC (1.725), ABC (1.045) and FOX (0.710).

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


UPDATE - Every program on all of the broadcast networks was adjusted down.

NBC (0.30 Rating, 1.725 Million Viewers)
        AMERICA'S GOT TALENT (0.3) REPEAT
        DATELINE (0.3) REPEAT

CBS (0.20 Rating, 1.917 Million Viewers)
        NCIS (0.2) REPEAT
        FBI (0.2) REPEAT
        48 HOURS (0.2) REPEAT

FOX (0.20 Rating, 0.710 Million Viewers)
        SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE (0.2) REPEAT
        BEAT SHAZAM (0.2) REPEAT

ABC (0.13 Rating, 1.045 Million Viewers)
        A MILLION LITTLE THINGS (0.2) REPEAT
        A MILLION LITTLE THINGS (0.1) REPEAT
        A MILLION LITTLE THINGS (0.1) REPEAT


                                           The Final Ratings for Saturday, August 24 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
NBC
America’s Got Talent (8-10) - R
0.3
1.635

CBS
NCIS - R
0.2
1.955

ABC
A Million Little Things - R
0.2
1.271

FOX
So You Think You Can Dance - R
0.2
0.715
9:00 PM
CBS
FBI - R
0.2
1.806

FOX
Beat Shazam - R
0.2
0.704

ABC
A Million Little Things - R
0.1
0.922
10:00 PM
NBC
Dateline - R
0.3
1.906

CBS
48 Hours - R
0.2
1.990

ABC
A Million Little Things - R
0.1
0.941

Average Rating: 0.20
Average Viewership: 1.385


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.