Tuesday, December 10, 2019

UPDATED Saturday Ratings - 'College Football' on FOX Crushes the Competition; 'Saturday Night Live' with Jennifer Lopez Drops

On December 7, 2019, FOX won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 3.60 rating - followed by ABC (0.90), CBS (0.47) and NBC (0.30).

Furthermore, FOX won in total viewers with 13.550 million viewers - followed by ABC (3.970), CBS (2.914) and NBC (1.761).




UPDATE - FOX's College Football was adjusted up. Saturday Night Live and the repeats of Bull and Dateline were adjusted down.

FOX (3.60 Rating, 13.550 Million Viewers)
        COLLEGE FOOTBALL (3.6)

ABC (0.90 Rating, 3.970 Million Viewers)
        COLLEGE FOOTBALL (0.9)

CBS (0.47 Rating, 2.914 Million Viewers)
        BULL (0.5) REPEAT
        48 HOURS (0.4) REPEAT
        48 HOURS (0.5, +0.0)

NBC (0.30 Rating, 1.761 Million Viewers)
        THE VOICE (0.2) REPEAT
        DATELINE (0.3) REPEAT
        SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE (0.4) REPEAT
        SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE (1.2, -0.2)


                                          The Final Ratings for Saturday, December 7 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
7:30 PM
ABC
College Football (7:30-11)
0.9
3.970
8:00 PM
FOX
College Football (8-11)
3.6
13.550

CBS
Bull - R
0.5
2.812

NBC
The Voice - R
0.2
1.272
9:00 PM
CBS
48 Hours - R
0.4
2.476

NBC
Dateline - R
0.3
1.927
10:00 PM
CBS
48 Hours
0.5
3.455

NBC
Saturday Night Live - R
0.4
2.084
11:30 PM
NBC
Saturday Night Live (11:30-1)
1.2
6.034

Average Rating: 0.89
Average Viewership: 4.176


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.