Wednesday, February 26, 2020

UPDATED Tuesday Ratings - 'Democratic Debate' Averages 15.3 Million Viewers; 'The Conners' Drops; 'The Flash' Steady

On February 25, 2020, CBS won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 1.93 rating - followed by NBC (1.17), ABC (0.62), FOX (0.60) and The CW (0.30).

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 12.085 million viewers - followed by NBC (6.903), ABC (2.953), FOX (2.080) and The CW (0.956).




UPDATE - Democratic Debate was adjusted up.

CBS (1.93 Rating, 12.085 Million Viewers)
        DEMOCRATIC DEBATE (2.5)
        CBS NEWS: THE SPIN ROOM (0.8)

NBC (1.17 Rating, 6.903 Million Viewers)
        THE VOICE (1.4)
        THIS IS US (1.4, +0.1)
        NEW AMSTERDAM (0.7, +0.1)

ABC (0.62 Rating, 2.953 Million Viewers)
        THE CONNERS (0.9, -0.2)
        BLESS THIS MESS (0.6, +0.0)
        MIXED-ISH (0.5, +0.0)
        BLACK-ISH (0.5, +0.0)
        FOR LIFE (0.6, +0.0)

FOX (0.60 Rating, 2.080 Million Viewers)
        24 HOURS TO HELL AND BACK (0.6, +0.0)
        24 HOURS TO HELL AND BACK (0.6, +0.0) SEASON FINALE

THE CW (0.30 Rating, 0.956 Million Viewers)
        THE FLASH (0.4, +0.0)
        LEGENDS OF TOMORROW (0.2, +0.0)


                                          The Final Ratings for Tuesday, February 25 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
CBS
Democratic Debate (8-10)
2.5
15.336

NBC
The Voice
1.4
8.572

ABC
The Conners
0.9
5.107

FOX
24 Hours to Hell and Back
0.6
2.123

The CW
The Flash
0.4
1.168
8:30 PM
ABC
Bless This Mess
0.6
3.139
9:00 PM
NBC
This Is Us
1.4
6.975

FOX
24 Hours to Hell and Back
0.6
2.037

ABC
Mixed-ish
0.5
2.302

The CW
Legends of Tomorrow
0.2
0.744
9:30 PM
ABC
Black-ish
0.5
2.157
10:00 PM
CBS
CBS News: The Spin Room
0.8
5.582

NBC
New Amsterdam
0.7
5.162

ABC
For Life
0.6
2.504

Average Rating: 0.84
Average Viewership: 4.493


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.