Thursday, January 2, 2020

UPDATED Tuesday Ratings - 'New Year's Rockin' Eve with Ryan Seacrest' Once Again Dominates New Year's Eve Coverage

On December 31, 2019, ABC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 2.40 rating - followed by NBC (1.13), FOX (0.80), CBS (0.33) and The CW (0.10).

Furthermore, ABC won in total viewers with 8.487 million viewers - followed by NBC (4.687), CBS (4.204), FOX (2.795) and The CW (0.531).

CBS and The CW aired all repeats for the evening.


UPDATE - The repeats of NCIS and FBI were adjusted down.

ABC (2.40 Rating, 8.487 Million Viewers)
        PRIMETIME NEW YEAR'S ROCKIN' EVE WITH RYAN SEACREST 2020 (2.0)
        PRIMETIME NEW YEAR'S ROCKIN' EVE WITH RYAN SEACREST 2020 (3.2)

NBC (1.13 Rating, 4.687 Million Viewers)
        A TOAST TO 2019! (1.0)
        NEW YEAR'S EVE 2020 (1.4)

FOX (0.80 Rating, 2.795 Million Viewers)
        NEW YEAR'S EVE WITH STEVE HARVEY (0.8)

CBS (0.33 Rating, 4.204 Million Viewers)
        NCIS (0.4) REPEAT
        FBI (0.3) REPEAT
        FBI (0.3) REPEAT

THE CW (0.10 Rating, 0.531 Million Viewers)
        IHEARTRADIO MUSIC FESTIVAL NIGHT 2 (0.1) REPEAT


                                          The Final Ratings for Tuesday, December 31 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
ABC
Primetime New Year’s Rockin’ Eve 2020 (8-10)
2.0
7.321

NBC
A Toast to 2019 (8-10)
1.0
4.375

FOX
New Year’s Eve with Steve Harvey (8-10)
0.8
2.795

CBS
NCIS - R
0.4
5.081

The CW
iHeartRadio Music Festival Night 2 (8-10) - R
0.1
0.531
9:00 PM
CBS
FBI - R
0.3
4.012
10:00 PM
ABC
Primetime New Year’s Rockin’ Eve 2020
3.2
10.819

NBC
New Year’s Eve Special 2020
1.4
5.310

CBS
FBI - R
0.3
3.520

Average Rating: 1.06
Average Viewership: 4.863


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.