Tuesday, November 5, 2019

UPDATED Saturday Ratings - 'College Football' Leads Primetime for ABC and FOX; 'Saturday Night Live' with Kristen Stewart Rises

On November 2, 2019, FOX won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 0.80 rating - followed by ABC (0.80), CBS (0.40) and NBC (0.33).

Furthermore, FOX won in total viewers with 3.433 million viewers - followed by CBS (3.060), ABC (2.947) and NBC (2.164).




UPDATE - FOX's College Football was adjusted up. Saturday Night Live, 2019 Breeders Cup and the repeat of Dateline were adjusted down.

FOX (0.80 Rating, 3.433 Million Viewers)
        COLLEGE FOOTBALL (0.8)

ABC (0.80 Rating, 2.947 Million Viewers)
        COLLEGE FOOTBALL (0.8)

CBS (0.40 Rating, 3.060 Million Viewers)
        BULL (0.4) REPEAT
        NCIS: LOS ANGELES (0.3) REPEAT
        48 HOURS (0.5, +0.1)

NBC (0.33 Rating, 2.164 Million Viewers)
        2019 BREEDERS' CUP (0.2)
        DATELINE (0.4) REPEAT
        SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE (0.4) REPEAT
        SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE (1.3, +0.1)


                                           The Final Ratings for Saturday, November 2 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
7:30 PM
ABC
College Football (7:30-11)
0.8
2.947
8:00 PM
FOX
College Football (8-11)
0.8
3.433

CBS
Bull - R
0.4
2.949

NBC
2019 Breeders’ Cup
0.2
1.740
9:00 PM
NBC
Dateline - R
0.4
2.442

CBS
NCIS: Los Angeles - R
0.3
2.647
10:00 PM
CBS
48 Hours
0.5
3.575

NBC
Saturday Night Live - R
0.4
2.309
11:30 PM
NBC
Saturday Night Live (11:30-1)
1.3
5.943

Average Rating: 0.57
Average Viewership: 3.109


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.