Monday, January 13, 2020

UPDATED Friday Ratings - 'WWE SmackDown' and 'Hawaii Five-0' Continue to Lead Night; 'Lincoln Rhyme' Has Okay Debut

On January 10, 2020, FOX won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 0.80 rating - followed by CBS (0.73), NBC (0.67), ABC (0.57) and The CW (0.20).

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 7.565 million viewers - followed by NBC (4.185), ABC (3.087), FOX (2.497) and The CW (0.874).

The CW aired all repeats for the evening.


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

FOX (0.80 Rating, 2.497 Million Viewers)
        WWE SMACKDOWN (0.8)

CBS (0.73 Rating, 7.565 Million Viewers)
        HAWAII FIVE-0 (0.8, -0.1)
        MAGNUM P.I. (0.7, -0.1)
        BLUE BLOODS (0.7, +0.0)

NBC (0.67 Rating, 4.185 Million Viewers)
        LINCOLN RHYME: HUNT FOR THE BONE COLLECTOR (0.6) SERIES PREMIERE
        DATELINE (0.7, +0.1)

ABC (0.57 Rating, 3.087 Million Viewers)
        AMERICAN HOUSEWIFE (0.6) REPEAT
        FRESH OFF THE BOAT (0.4) REPEAT
        20/20 (0.6, -0.2)

THE CW (0.20 Rating, 0.874 Million Viewers)
        PENN & TELLER: FOOL US (0.2) REPEAT
        WHOSE LINE IS IT ANYWAY? (0.2) REPEAT
        WHOSE LINE IS IT ANYWAY? (0.2) REPEAT


                                           The Final Ratings for Friday, January 10 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
CBS
Hawaii Five-0
0.8
7.749

FOX
WWE SmackDown (8-10)
0.8
2.497

NBC
Lincoln Rhyme: Hunt for the Bone Collector
0.6
4.370

ABC
American Housewife - R
0.6
3.352

The CW
Penn & Teller: Fool Us - R
0.2
1.056
8:30 PM
ABC
Fresh Off the Boat - R
0.4
2.242
9:00 PM
CBS
Magnum P.I.
0.7
7.041

NBC
Dateline (9-11)
0.7
4.093

ABC
20/20 (9-11)
0.6
3.232

The CW
Whose Line Is It Anyway? - R
0.2
0.731
9:30 PM
The CW
Whose Line Is It Anyway? - R
0.2
0.653
10:00 PM
CBS
Blue Bloods
0.7
7.906

Average Rating: 0.54
Average Viewership: 3.744


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.