Tuesday, October 15, 2019

UPDATED Saturday Ratings - 'MLB Playoffs' Leads Primetime for FOX; 'Saturday Night Live' with David Harbour Steady

On October 12, 2019, FOX won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 1.50 rating - followed by ABC (0.90), NBC (0.70) and CBS (0.37).

Furthermore, FOX won in total viewers with 6.108 million viewers - followed by ABC (3.695), NBC (3.161) and CBS (3.014).




UPDATE - MLB Baseball and ABC's College Football were adjusted up. Saturday Night Live and the repeat of NCIS were adjusted down.

FOX (1.50 Rating, 6.108 Million Viewers)
        MLB BASEBALL (1.5)

ABC (0.90 Rating, 3.695 Million Viewers)
        COLLEGE FOOTBALL (0.9)

NBC (0.70 Rating, 3.161 Million Viewers)
        COLLEGE FOOTBALL (0.7)
        SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE (1.2, +0.0)

CBS (0.37 Rating, 3.014 Million Viewers)
        NCIS (0.4) REPEAT
        ALL RISE (0.3) REPEAT
        48 HOURS (0.4, -0.1)


                                            The Final Ratings for Saturday, October 12 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
7:30 PM
ABC
College Football (7:30-11)
0.9
3.695

NBC
College Football (7:30-11)
0.7
3.161
8:00 PM
FOX
MLB Baseball (8-11)
1.5
6.108

CBS
NCIS - R
0.4
3.250
9:00 PM
CBS
All Rise - R
0.3
2.499
10:00 PM
CBS
48 Hours
0.4
3.292
11:30 PM
NBC
Saturday Night Live (11:30-1)
1.2
5.653

Average Rating: 0.77
Average Viewership: 3.951


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.