Tuesday, December 3, 2019

UPDATED Friday Ratings - 'WWE SmackDown' and 'Frosty the Snowman' Lead Night; 'Fresh Off the Boat' and 'Dateline' Steady

On November 29, 2019, FOX won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 0.70 rating - followed by ABC (0.55), NBC (0.50), CBS (0.48) and The CW (0.15).

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 3.806 million viewers - followed by ABC (3.319), NBC (3.110), FOX (2.325) and The CW (0.826).

CBS aired all repeats for the evening.


UPDATE - Penn & Teller: Fool Us was adjusted down.

FOX (0.70 Rating, 2.325 Million Viewers)
        WWE SMACKDOWN (0.7)

ABC (0.55 Rating, 3.319 Million Viewers)
        AMERICAN HOUSEWIFE (0.5, -0.1)
        FRESH OFF THE BOAT (0.4, +0.0)
        20/20 (0.6, +0.1)

NBC (0.50 Rating, 3.110 Million Viewers)
        THE NATIONAL DOG SHOW (0.5) REPEAT
        DATELINE (0.5, +0.0)

CBS (0.48 Rating, 3.806 Million Viewers)
        FROSTY THE SNOWMAN (0.7) REPEAT
        FROSTY RETURNS (0.6) REPEAT
        HAWAII FIVE-0 (0.4) REPEAT
        BLUE BLOODS (0.4) REPEAT

THE CW (0.15 Rating, 0.826 Million Viewers)
        GRANDMA GOT RUN OVER BY A REINDEER (0.2) REPEAT
        PENN & TELLER: FOOL US (0.1)


                                           The Final Ratings for Friday, November 29 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
CBS
Frosty the Snowman - R
0.7
4.045

FOX
WWE SmackDown (8-10)
0.7
2.325

NBC
The National Dog Show (8-10) - R
0.5
3.220

ABC
American Housewife
0.5
2.858

The CW
Grandma Got Run Over by a Reindeer - R
0.2
0.855
8:30 PM
CBS
Frosty Returns - R
0.6
3.387

ABC
Fresh Off the Boat
0.4
2.057
9:00 PM
ABC
20/20 (9-11)
0.6
3.749

CBS
Hawaii Five-0 - R
0.4
3.348

The CW
Penn & Teller: Fool Us
0.1
0.796
10:00 PM
NBC
Dateline
0.5
2.890

CBS
Blue Bloods - R
0.4
4.355

Average Rating: 0.47
Average Viewership: 2.824


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.