Wednesday, December 18, 2019

UPDATED Tuesday Ratings - 'The Voice' Down from Previous Winter Finale; 'NCIS,' 'FBI' and 'The Resident' Also Dip

On December 17, 2019, NBC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 1.20 rating - followed by CBS (0.90), ABC (0.75), FOX (0.70) and The CW (0.15).

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 8.873 million viewers - followed by NBC (8.008), FOX (3.184), ABC (3.059) and The CW (0.658).

ABC aired all repeats for the evening.


UPDATE - The repeat of Olaf's Frozen Adventure was adjusted up.

NBC (1.20 Rating, 8.008 Million Viewers)
        THE VOICE (1.0)
        THE VOICE (1.3, +0.1) SEASON FINALE

CBS (0.90 Rating, 8.873 Million Viewers)
        NCIS (1.0, -0.1)
        FBI (0.8, -0.1)
        NCIS: NEW ORLEANS (0.9, +0.1)

ABC (0.75 Rating, 3.059 Million Viewers)
        A CHARLIE BROWN CHRISTMAS (1.1) REPEAT
        OLAF'S FROZEN ADVENTURE (0.9) REPEAT
        SHREK THE HALLS (0.7) REPEAT
        THE CONNERS (0.4) REPEAT
        BLESS THIS MESS (0.3) REPEAT

FOX (0.70 Rating, 3.184 Million Viewers)
        THE RESIDENT (0.7, -0.1)
        EMPIRE (0.7, +0.0)

THE CW (0.15 Rating, 0.658 Million Viewers)
        DOGS OF THE YEAR (0.2)
        ARROW (0.1) REPEAT


                                          The Final Ratings for Tuesday, December 17 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
ABC
A Charlie Brown Christmas - R
1.1
4.589

CBS
NCIS
1.0
11.100

NBC
The Voice
1.0
6.703

FOX
The Resident
0.7
3.845

The CW
Dogs of the Year
0.2
0.945
9:00 PM
NBC
The Voice (9-11)
1.3
8.661

ABC
Olaf’s Frozen Adventure - R
0.9
3.229

CBS
FBI
0.8
8.465

FOX
Empire
0.7
2.523

The CW
Arrow - R
0.1
0.370
9:30 PM
ABC
Shrek the Halls - R
0.7
2.637
10:00 PM
CBS
NCIS: New Orleans
0.9
7.054

ABC
The Conners - R
0.4
1.816
10:30 PM
ABC
Bless This Mess - R
0.3
1.495

Average Rating: 0.72
Average Viewership: 4.531


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.