Tuesday, September 17, 2019

UPDATED Saturday Ratings - 'College Football' Continues to Lead Night on ABC and FOX; '48 Hours' Returns Steady

On September 14, 2019, ABC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 0.90 rating - followed by FOX (0.70), CBS (0.37) and NBC (0.33).

Furthermore, ABC won in total viewers with 3.618 million viewers - followed by CBS (3.094), FOX (2.738) and NBC (1.904).

NBC aired all repeats for the evening.


UPDATE - College Football on ABC and FOX was adjusted up.

ABC (0.90 Rating, 3.618 Million Viewers)
        COLLEGE FOOTBALL (0.9)

FOX (0.70 Rating, 2.738 Million Viewers)
        COLLEGE FOOTBALL (0.7)

CBS (0.37 Rating, 3.094 Million Viewers)
        NCIS (0.3) REPEAT
        48 HOURS (0.4) SEASON PREMIERE
        48 HOURS (0.4)

NBC (0.33 Rating, 1.904 Million Viewers)
        AMERICA'S GOT TALENT (0.3) REPEAT
        DATELINE (0.4) REPEAT


                                           The Final Ratings for Saturday, September 14 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
7:30 PM
ABC
College Football (7:30-11)
0.9
3.618
8:00 PM
FOX
College Football (8-11)
0.7
2.738

CBS
NCIS - R
0.3
2.669

NBC
America’s Got Talent (8-10) - R
0.3
1.743
9:00 PM
CBS
48 Hours
0.4
3.355
10:00 PM
CBS
48 Hours
0.4
3.259

NBC
Dateline - R
0.4
2.226

Average Rating: 0.49
Average Viewership: 2.801


NOTE: For the 2019-20 broadcast season, Nielsen has determined that there are 120.6 million TV households in the United States - with 307.3 million people ages 2 and up. 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.