Monday, March 16, 2020

UPDATED Friday Ratings - 'Lincoln Rhyme' Finale, 'Hawaii Five-0' and 'Blue Bloods' Rise; 'Shark Tank' Steady

On March 13, 2020, ABC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 0.73 rating - followed by CBS (0.70), FOX (0.70), NBC (0.57) and The CW (0.20).

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 7.027 million viewers - followed by ABC (4.520), NBC (3.475), FOX (2.470) and The CW (0.821).

The CW aired all repeats for the evening.


UPDATE - MacGyver was adjusted up.

ABC (0.73 Rating, 4.520 Million Viewers)
        SHARK TANK (0.8, +0.0)
        20/20 (0.7, +0.0)

CBS (0.70 Rating, 7.027 Million Viewers)
        MACGYVER (0.7, +0.1)
        HAWAII FIVE-0 (0.7, +0.1)
        BLUE BLOODS (0.7, +0.1)

FOX (0.70 Rating, 2.470 Million Viewers)
        WWE SMACKDOWN (0.7)

NBC (0.57 Rating, 3.475 Million Viewers)
        LINCOLN RHYME: HUNT FOR THE BONE COLLECTOR (0.6, +0.1)
        LINCOLN RHYME: HUNT FOR THE BONE COLLECTOR (0.5, +0.0) SEASON FINALE
        DATELINE (0.6, +0.0)

THE CW (0.20 Rating, 0.821 Million Viewers)
        PENN & TELLER: FOOL US (0.2) REPEAT
        WHOSE LINE IS IT ANYWAY? (0.2) REPEAT
        WHOSE LINE IS IT ANYWAY? (0.2) REPEAT


                                             The Final Ratings for Friday, March 13 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
ABC
Shark Tank
0.8
4.723

CBS
MacGyver
0.7
5.835

FOX
WWE SmackDown (8-10)
0.7
2.470

NBC
Lincoln Rhyme: Hunt for the Bone Collector
0.6
3.784

The CW
Penn & Teller: Fool Us - R
0.2
0.959
9:00 PM
CBS
Hawaii Five-0
0.7
7.109

ABC
20/20 (9-11)
0.7
4.418

NBC
Lincoln Rhyme: Hunt for the Bone Collector
0.5
3.435

The CW
Whose Line Is It Anyway? - R
0.2
0.689
9:30 PM
The CW
Whose Line Is It Anyway? - R
0.2
0.675
10:00 PM
CBS
Blue Bloods
0.7
8.136

NBC
Dateline
0.6
3.207

Average Rating: 0.55
Average Viewership: 3.787


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.