Monday, February 24, 2020

UPDATED Friday Ratings - 'Fresh Off the Boat' Series Finale Holds Steady; 'MacGyver' and 'Hawaii Five-0' Dip

On February 21, 2020, FOX won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 0.70 rating - followed by CBS (0.57), NBC (0.53), ABC (0.42) and The CW (0.15).

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 5.872 million viewers - followed by NBC (3.615), ABC (2.661), FOX (2.484) and The CW (0.461).




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

FOX (0.70 Rating, 2.484 Million Viewers)
        WWE SMACKDOWN (0.7)

CBS (0.57 Rating, 5.872 Million Viewers)
        MACGYVER (0.6, -0.1)
        HAWAII FIVE-0 (0.6, -0.1)
        BLUE BLOODS (0.5) REPEAT

NBC (0.53 Rating, 3.615 Million Viewers)
        LINCOLN RHYME: HUNT FOR THE BONE COLLECTOR (0.4, +0.0)
        DATELINE (0.6, +0.0)

ABC (0.42 Rating, 2.661 Million Viewers)
        FRESH OFF THE BOAT (0.5, +0.1)
        FRESH OFF THE BOAT (0.4, +0.0) SERIES FINALE
        20/20 (0.4, +0.0)

THE CW (0.15 Rating, 0.461 Million Viewers)
        CHARMED (0.2, +0.0)
        DYNASTY (0.1, +0.0)


                                          The Final Ratings for Friday, February 21 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
FOX
WWE SmackDown (8-10)
0.7
2.484

CBS
MacGyver
0.6
5.830

ABC
Fresh Off the Boat
0.5
2.997

NBC
Lincoln Rhyme: Hunt for the Bone Collector
0.4
3.574

The CW
Charmed
0.2
0.600
8:30 PM
ABC
Fresh Off the Boat
0.4
2.387
9:00 PM
CBS
Hawaii Five-0
0.6
6.660

NBC
Dateline (9-11)
0.6
3.635

ABC
20/20 (9-11)
0.4
2.646

The CW
Dynasty
0.1
0.321
10:00 PM
CBS
Blue Bloods - R
0.5
5.126

Average Rating: 0.45
Average Viewership: 3.296


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.