Wednesday, February 19, 2020

UPDATED Saturday Ratings - '48 Hours' Leads Night for CBS; 'NHL Hockey' and 'Boxing' Go Low

On February 15, 2020, CBS won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 0.30 rating - followed by FOX (0.30), NBC (0.30) and ABC (0.20).

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 2.568 million viewers - followed by ABC (1.959), FOX (1.528) and NBC (1.002).

ABC aired all repeats for the evening.


UPDATE - NHL Hockey was adjusted up. Boxing was adjusted down.

CBS (0.30 Rating, 2.568 Million Viewers)
        GOD FRIENDED ME (0.2) REPEAT
        NCIS: NEW ORLEANS (0.3) REPEAT
        48 HOURS (0.4, +0.0)

FOX (0.30 Rating, 1.528 Million Viewers)
        BOXING (0.3)

NBC (0.30 Rating, 1.002 Million Viewers)
        NHL HOCKEY (0.3)

ABC (0.20 Rating, 1.959 Million Viewers)
        THE ROOKIE (0.2) REPEAT
        THE ROOKIE (0.2) REPEAT
        THE ROOKIE (0.2) REPEAT


                                           The Final Ratings for Saturday, February 15 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
FOX
Boxing (8-10)
0.3
1.528

NBC
NHL Hockey (8-11)
0.3
1.002

ABC
The Rookie - R
0.2
1.986

CBS
God Friended Me - R
0.2
1.878
9:00 PM
CBS
NCIS: New Orleans - R
0.3
2.402

ABC
The Rookie - R
0.2
1.905
10:00 PM
CBS
48 Hours
0.4
3.424

ABC
The Rookie - R
0.2
1.987

Average Rating: 0.26
Average Viewership: 2.014


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.