Thursday, December 5, 2019

UPDATED Tuesday Ratings - 'The Resident,' 'Empire' and 'The Flash' Rise; 'The Voice' Drops; 'Making It' Steady

On December 3, 2019, NBC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 0.83 rating - followed by FOX (0.75), ABC (0.73), CBS (0.60) and The CW (0.40).

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 5.740 million viewers - followed by ABC (5.476), NBC (4.507), FOX (3.412) and The CW (1.070).

CBS aired all repeats for the evening.


UPDATE - There were no adjustments to any of the preliminary ratings.

NBC (0.83 Rating, 4.507 Million Viewers)
        DR. SEUSS' HOW THE GRINCH STOLE CHRISTMAS (1.1) REPEAT
        HOW TO TRAIN YOUR DRAGON: HOMECOMING (0.9)
        THE VOICE (1.0, -0.1)
        MAKING IT (0.5, +0.0)

FOX (0.75 Rating, 3.412 Million Viewers)
        THE RESIDENT (0.8, +0.2)
        EMPIRE (0.7, +0.1)

ABC (0.73 Rating, 5.476 Million Viewers)
        BRAD PAISLEY THINKS HE'S SPECIAL (0.8)
        CMA COUNTRY CHRISTMAS (0.7)

CBS (0.60 Rating, 5.740 Million Viewers)
        NCIS (0.7) REPEAT
        FBI (0.6) REPEAT
        NCIS: NEW ORLEANS (0.5) REPEAT

THE CW (0.40 Rating, 1.070 Million Viewers)
        THE FLASH (0.5, +0.1)
        ARROW (0.3, +0.0)


                                           The Final Ratings for Tuesday, December 3 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
NBC
How the Grinch Stole Christmas - R
1.1
5.211

ABC
Brad Paisley Thinks He’s Special
0.8
6.261

FOX
The Resident
0.8
4.275

CBS
NCIS - R
0.7
7.178

The CW
The Flash
0.5
1.315
8:30 PM
NBC
How to Train Your Dragon: Homecoming
0.9
3.852
9:00 PM
NBC
The Voice
1.0
6.437

ABC
CMA Country Christmas (9-11)
0.7
5.083

FOX
Empire
0.7
2.548

CBS
FBI - R
0.6
5.590

The CW
Arrow
0.3
0.825
10:00 PM
CBS
NCIS: New Orleans - R
0.5
4.451

NBC
Making It
0.5
2.552

Average Rating: 0.70
Average Viewership: 4.275


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.