Wednesday, August 21, 2019

UPDATED Tuesday Ratings - 'America's Got Talent' Extends Lead Over 'Bachelor in Paradise'; 'First Responders Live' Falls

On August 20, 2019, NBC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 1.27 rating - followed by ABC (0.85), CBS (0.40), FOX (0.30) and The CW (0.15).

Furthermore, NBC won in total viewers with 7.531 million viewers - followed by CBS (4.222), ABC (3.224), FOX (1.414) and The CW (0.638).

CBS aired all repeats for the evening.


UPDATE - There were no adjustments to any of the preliminary ratings.

NBC (1.27 Rating, 7.531 Million Viewers)
        AMERICA'S GOT TALENT (1.6, +0.2)
        BRING THE FUNNY (0.7, +0.0)

ABC (0.85 Rating, 3.224 Million Viewers)
        BACHELOR IN PARADISE (1.1, +0.0)
        BLESS THIS MESS (0.4) REPEAT
        BLACK-ISH (0.3) REPEAT

CBS (0.40 Rating, 4.222 Million Viewers)
        NCIS (0.4) REPEAT
        FBI (0.4) REPEAT
        NCIS: NEW ORLEANS (0.4) REPEAT

FOX (0.30 Rating, 1.414 Million Viewers)
        THE RESIDENT (0.3) REPEAT
        FIRST RESPONDERS LIVE (0.3, -0.1)

THE CW (0.15 Rating, 0.638 Million Viewers)
        PANDORA (0.2, +0.1)
        MYSTERIES DECODED (0.1, +0.0)


                                            The Final Ratings for Tuesday, August 20 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
NBC
America’s Got Talent (8-10)
1.6
9.421

ABC
Bachelor in Paradise (8-10)
1.1
4.116

CBS
NCIS - R
0.4
4.647

FOX
The Resident - R
0.3
1.313

The CW
Pandora
0.2
0.617
9:00 PM
CBS
FBI - R
0.4
4.072

FOX
First Responders Live
0.3
1.459

The CW
Mysteries Decoded
0.1
0.606
10:00 PM
NBC
Bring the Funny
0.7
3.657

CBS
NCIS: New Orleans - R
0.4
3.946

ABC
Bless This Mess - R
0.4
1.575
10:30 PM
ABC
Black-ish - R
0.3
1.233

Average Rating: 0.52
Average Viewership: 3.055


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.