Tuesday, September 24, 2019

UPDATED Saturday Ratings - CBS Easily Leads the Night with 'College Football'; ABC Also Performs Decently with the Sport

On September 21, 2019, CBS won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 2.50 rating - followed by ABC (0.90), NBC (0.17) and FOX (0.25).

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 9.287 million viewers - followed by ABC (3.637), NBC (2.156) and FOX (0.865).

NBC and FOX aired all repeats for the evening.


UPDATE - CBS' College Football was adjusted up. The repeat of America's Got Talent was adjusted down.

CBS (2.50 Rating, 9.287 Million Viewers)
        COLLEGE FOOTBALL (2.4)

ABC (0.90 Rating, 3.637 Million Viewers)
        COLLEGE FOOTBALL (0.9)

NBC (0.27 Rating, 2.156 Million Viewers)
        AMERICA'S GOT TALENT (0.2) REPEAT
        DATELINE (0.4) REPEAT

FOX (0.25 Rating, 0.865 Million Viewers)
        THE SIMPSONS (0.2) REPEAT
        BOB'S BURGERS (0.2) REPEAT
        THE MASKED SINGER (0.3) REPEAT


                                         The Final Ratings for Saturday, September 21 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
7:30 PM
ABC
College Football (7:30-11)
0.9
3.637
8:00 PM
CBS
College Football (8-11)
2.5
9.287

NBC
America’s Got Talent (8-10) - R
0.2
1.734

FOX
The Simpsons - R
0.2
0.692
8:30 PM
FOX
Bob’s Burgers - R
0.2
0.581
9:00 PM
FOX
The Masked Singer - R
0.3
1.093
10:00 PM
NBC
Dateline - R
0.4
3.000

Average Rating: 0.67
Average Viewership: 2.861


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.