Wednesday, September 4, 2019

UPDATED Sunday Ratings - 'College Football' Leads for ABC; 'What Just Happened??!' Finale Steady; 'Big Brother' Drops

On September 1, 2019, ABC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 1.38 rating - followed by CBS (0.50), NBC (0.30), FOX (0.27) and The CW (0.10).

Furthermore, ABC won in total viewers with 5.112 million viewers - followed by CBS (3.884), NBC (2.118), FOX (0.929) and The CW (0.583).

NBC and The CW aired all repeats for the evening.


UPDATE - ABC's Fall Preview Special was adjusted down.

ABC (1.38 Rating, 5.112 Million Viewers)
        ABC FALL PREVIEW SPECIAL (0.5)
        COLLEGE FOOTBALL (1.5)

CBS (0.50 Rating, 3.884 Million Viewers)
        60 MINUTES (0.5) REPEAT
        BIG BROTHER (0.9, -0.3)
        NCIS: LOS ANGELES (0.3) REPEAT
        NCIS: NEW ORLEANS (0.3) REPEAT

NBC (0.30 Rating, 2.118 Million Viewers)
        AMERICA'S GOT TALENT (0.3) REPEAT
        AMERICA'S GOT TALENT (0.3) REPEAT
        BRING THE FUNNY (0.3) REPEAT

FOX (0.27 Rating, 0.929 Million Viewers)
        LAST MAN STANDING (0.2) REPEAT
        LAST MAN STANDING (0.2) REPEAT
        THE SIMPSONS (0.3) REPEAT
        BOB'S BURGERS (0.3) REPEAT
        FAMILY GUY (0.4) REPEAT
        WHAT JUST HAPPENED??! WITH FRED SAVAGE (0.2, +0.0) SEASON FINALE

THE CW (0.10 Rating, 0.583 Million Viewers)
        PENN & TELLER: FOOL US (0.1) REPEAT
        MASTERS OF ILLUSION (0.1) REPEAT
        MASTERS OF ILLUSION (0.1) REPEAT


                                           The Final Ratings for Sunday, September 1 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
7:00 PM
ABC
ABC’s Fall Preview Special
0.5
2.797

CBS
60 Minutes - R
0.5
6.240

NBC
America’s Got Talent (7-9) - R
0.3
2.303

FOX
Last Man Standing - R
0.2
1.086
7:30 PM
ABC
College Football (7:30-11)
1.5
5.442

FOX
Last Man Standing - R
0.2
1.200
8:00 PM
CBS
Big Brother
0.9
4.011

FOX
The Simpsons - R
0.3
0.894

The CW
Penn & Teller: Fool Us - R
0.1
0.624
8:30 PM
FOX
Bob’s Burgers - R
0.3
0.779
9:00 PM
FOX
Family Guy - R
0.4
1.017

CBS
NCIS: Los Angeles - R
0.3
2.462

NBC
America’s Got Talent - R
0.3
2.437

The CW
Masters of Illusion - R
0.1
0.513
9:30 PM
FOX
What Just Happened??! with Fred Savage
0.2
0.600

The CW
Masters of Illusion - R
0.1
0.569
10:00 PM
CBS
NCIS: New Orleans - R
0.3
2.822

NBC
Bring the Funny - R
0.3
1.428

Average Rating: 0.38
Average Viewership: 2.068


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.