Tuesday, January 14, 2020

UPDATED Sunday Ratings - 'NFL Football' Dominates for FOX, Boosting 'Bob's Burgers' and 'Bless the Harts' to Strong Numbers

On January 12, 2020, FOX won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 8.26 rating - followed by CBS (0.90), ABC (0.55), NBC (0.43) and The CW (0.20).

Furthermore, FOX won in total viewers with 28.987 million viewers - followed by CBS (6.708), ABC (3.138), NBC (2.138) and The CW (1.193).

NBC aired all repeats for the evening.


UPDATE - NFL Football was adjusted up. Bob's Burgers and Bless the Harts were adjusted down.

FOX (8.26 Rating, 28.987 Million Viewers)
        NFL FOOTBALL (10.5)
        BOB'S BURGERS (2.1, +1.1)
        BLESS THE HARTS (1.0, +0.0)

CBS (0.90 Rating, 6.708 Million Viewers)
        60 MINUTES (1.5, +0.9)
        GOD FRIENDED ME (0.8, +0.4)
        NCIS: LOS ANGELES (0.8, +0.3)
        FBI: MOST WANTED (0.5) REPEAT

ABC (0.55 Rating, 3.138 Million Viewers)
        AMERICA'S FUNNIEST HOME VIDEOS (0.7, +0.0)
        KIDS SAY THE DARNDEST THINGS (0.5, +0.0)
        SHARK TANK (0.5, -0.1)
        SHARK TANK (0.5) REPEAT

NBC (0.43 Rating, 2.138 Million Viewers)
        AMERICA'S GOT TALENT: THE CHAMPIONS (0.4) REPEAT
        ELLEN'S GAME OF GAMES (0.4) REPEAT
        ELLEN'S GAME OF GAMES (0.5) REPEAT

THE CW (0.20 Rating, 1.193 Million Viewers)
        25TH ANNUAL CRITICS' CHOICE AWARDS (0.2)


                                      The Preliminary Ratings for Sunday, January 12 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
6:30 PM
FOX
NFL Football (6:41-9:57)
10.5
37.244
7:00 PM
CBS
60 Minutes
1.5
10.122

ABC
America’s Funniest Home Videos
0.7
4.353

NBC
America’s Got Talent: The Champions (8-10) - R
0.4
2.159

The CW
25th Annual Critics’ Choice Awards (7-10)
0.2
1.193
8:00 PM
CBS
God Friended Me
0.8
6.187

ABC
Kids Say the Darndest Things
0.5
2.880
9:00 PM
CBS
NCIS: Los Angeles
0.8
6.374

ABC
Shark Tank
0.5
2.750

NBC
Ellen’s Game of Games - R
0.4
1.878
10:00 PM
FOX
Bob’s Burgers
2.1
5.757

CBS
FBI: Most Wanted - R
0.5
4.150

ABC
Shark Tank - R
0.5
2.569

NBC
Ellen’s Game of Games - R
0.5
2.355
10:30 PM
FOX
Bless the Harts
1.0
2.673

Average Rating: 1.39
Average Viewership: 6.176


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.