Tuesday, December 17, 2019

UPDATED Saturday Ratings - 'Saturday Night Live' with Scarlett Johansson Steady; '48 Hours' Drops

On December 14, 2019, CBS won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 0.47 rating - followed by FOX (0.30), ABC (0.30) and NBC (0.28)

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 2.707 million viewers - followed by NBC (1.753), FOX (1.646) and ABC (1.490).

ABC and FOX aired all repeats for the evening.


UPDATE - Saturday Night Live and the repeats of DreamWorks Trolls Holiday and Dateline were adjusted down.

CBS (0.47 Rating, 2.707 Million Viewers)
        RUDOLPH THE RED-NOSED REINDEER (0.6) REPEAT
        FROSTY THE SNOWMAN (0.6) REPEAT
        FROSTY RETURNS (0.4) REPEAT
        48 HOURS (0.3, -0.2)

FOX (0.30 Rating, 1.646 Million Viewers)
        THE MASKED SINGER (0.3) REPEAT
        THE MASKED SINGER (0.3) REPEAT

ABC (0.30 Rating, 1.490 Million Viewers)
        THE LITTLE MERMAID LIVE! (0.3) REPEAT
        20/20 (0.3) REPEAT

NBC (0.28 Rating, 1.753 Million Viewers)
        HOW TO TRAIN YOUR DRAGON: HOMECOMING (0.2) REPEAT
        DREAMWORKS TROLLS HOLIDAY (0.1) REPEAT
        DATELINE (0.3) REPEAT
        SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE (0.4) REPEAT
        SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE (1.2, +0.0)


                                            The Final Ratings for Saturday, December 14 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
CBS
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer - R
0.6
3.066

FOX
The Masked Singer - R
0.3
1.488

ABC
The Little Mermaid Live! (8-10) - R
0.3
1.395

NBC
How to Train Your Dragon: Homecoming - R
0.2
1.292
8:30 PM
NBC
DreamWorks Trolls Holiday - R
0.1
0.890
9:00 PM
CBS
Frosty the Snowman - R
0.6
3.041

NBC
Dateline - R
0.3
2.068

FOX
The Masked Singer - R
0.3
1.803
9:30 PM
CBS
Frosty Returns - R
0.4
2.239
10:00 PM
NBC
Saturday Night Live - R
0.4
2.099

CBS
48 Hours
0.3
2.414

ABC
20/20 - R
0.3
1.680
11:30 PM
NBC
Saturday Night Live (11:30-1)
1.2
5.969

Average Rating: 0.41
Average Viewership: 2.265


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.