Tuesday, February 11, 2020

UPDATED Saturday Ratings - 'Saturday Night Live' with RuPaul Dips; 'NBA Basketball' Leads Primetime on ABC

On February 8, 2020, ABC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 0.72 rating - followed by FOX (0.50), NBC (0.37) and CBS (0.27).

Furthermore, NBC won in total viewers with 2.693 million viewers - followed by CBS (2.682), ABC (2.672) and FOX (1.608).

FOX aired all repeats for the evening.


UPDATE - NBA Basketball was adjusted up. The Jump, Saturday Night Live and the repeats of The Masked Singer and Dateline were adjusted down.

ABC (0.72 Rating, 2.672 Million Viewers)
        THE JUMP (0.3)
        NBA BASKETBALL (0.8)

FOX (0.50 Rating, 1.608 Million Viewers)
        THE MASKED SINGER (0.5) REPEAT
        LEGO MASTERS (0.5) REPEAT

NBC (0.37 Rating, 2.693 Million Viewers)
        DATELINE (0.4) REPEAT
        DATELINE (0.3) REPEAT
        SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE (0.4) REPEAT
        SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE (1.2, -0.1)

CBS (0.27 Rating, 2.682 Million Viewers)
        TOMMY (0.2) REPEAT
        48 HOURS (0.2) REPEAT
        48 HOURS (0.4, +0.0)


                                           The Final Ratings for Saturday, February 8 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
FOX
The Masked Singer - R
0.5
1.688

NBC
Dateline - R
0.4
2.873

ABC
The Jump
0.3
1.625

CBS
Tommy - R
0.2
2.504
8:30 PM
ABC
NBA Basketball (8:30-11)
0.8
2.881
9:00 PM
FOX
LEGO Masters - R
0.5
1.527

NBC
Dateline - R
0.3
2.667

CBS
48 Hours - R
0.2
2.150
10:00 PM
CBS
48 Hours
0.4
3.393

NBC
Saturday Night Live - R
0.4
2.540
11:30 PM
NBC
Saturday Night Live (11:30-1)
1.2
6.212

Average Rating: 0.47
Average Viewership: 2.733


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.