Friday, December 27, 2019

UPDATED Wednesday Ratings - 'NBA Basketball' Easily Dominates Christmas Night for ABC

On December 25, 2019, ABC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 2.00 rating - followed by NBC (0.58), CBS (0.28), FOX (0.20) and The CW (0.18).

Furthermore, ABC won in total viewers with 6.362 million viewers - followed by CBS (2.596), NBC (2.399), FOX (0.835) and The CW (0.758).

CBS, NBC, FOX and The CW aired all repeats for the evening.


UPDATE - NBA Basketball was adjusted up. The repeats of Black-ish and Mom were adjusted down.

ABC (2.00 Rating, 6.362 Million Viewers)
        NBA BASKETBALL (2.2)
        BLACK-ISH (1.0) REPEAT

NBC (0.58 Rating, 2.399 Million Viewers)
        DR. SEUSS' HOW THE GRINCH STOLE CHRISTMAS (0.5) REPEAT
        HOW THE GRINCH STOLE CHRISTMAS (0.6) REPEAT

CBS (0.28 Rating, 2.596 Million Viewers)
        THE NEIGHBORHOOD (0.4) REPEAT
        BOB HEARTS ABISHOLA (0.3) REPEAT
        MOM (0.3) REPEAT
        CAROL'S SECOND ACT (0.3) REPEAT
        ALL RISE (0.2) REPEAT

FOX (0.20 Rating, 0.835 Million Viewers)
        THE MOODYS (0.2) REPEAT
        THE MOODYS (0.2) REPEAT

THE CW (0.18 Rating, 0.758 Million Viewers)
        IHEARTRADIO JINGLE BALL 2019 (0.2) REPEAT
        WHOSE LINE IS IT ANYWAY? (0.1) REPEAT


                                          The Final Ratings for Wednesday, December 25 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
ABC
NBA Basketball (8-10:39)
2.2
6.983

NBC
Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas - R
0.5
2.440

CBS
The Neighborhood - R
0.4
3.215

FOX
The Moodys - R
0.2
0.871

The CW
iHeartRadio Jingle Ball 2019 (8-9:30) - R
0.2
0.823
8:30 PM
NBC
How the Grinch Stole Christmas (8:30-11) - R
0.6
2.391

CBS
Bob Hearts Abishola - R
0.3
2.956
9:00 PM
CBS
Mom - R
0.3
3.039

FOX
The Moodys - R
0.2
0.798
9:30 PM
CBS
Carol’s Second Act - R
0.3
2.475

The CW
Whose Line Is It Anyway? - R
0.1
0.561
10:00 PM
CBS
All Rise - R
0.2
1.946
10:30 PM
ABC
Black-ish - R
1.0
3.255

Average Rating: 0.50
Average Viewership: 2.443


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.