Tuesday, March 10, 2020

UPDATED Saturday Ratings - 'Saturday Night Live' with Daniel Craig Holds Steady; '48 Hours' and 'NBA Basketball' Drop

On March 7, 2020, NBC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 0.40 rating - followed by ABC (0.38), CBS (0.30) and FOX (0.30).

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 2.900 million viewers - followed by NBC (2.824), ABC (1.851) and FOX (1.443).




UPDATE - Saturday Night Live, NBA Basketball, The Jump, 48 Hours and the 9PM repeat of Dateline were adjusted down.

NBC (0.40 Rating, 2.824 Million Viewers)
        DATELINE (0.4) REPEAT
        DATELINE (0.4) REPEAT
        SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE (0.4) REPEAT
        SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE (1.2, +0.0)

ABC (0.38 Rating, 1.851 Million Viewers)
        THE JUMP (0.3)
        NBA BASKETBALL (0.4)

CBS (0.30 Rating, 2.900 Million Viewers)
        FBI (0.3) REPEAT
        NCIS: LOS ANGELES (0.3) REPEAT
        48 HOURS (0.3, -0.1)

FOX (0.30 Rating, 1.443 Million Viewers)
        BOXING (0.3)


                                             The Final Ratings for Saturday, March 7 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
NBC
Dateline - R
0.4
3.020

CBS
FBI - R
0.3
2.585

ABC
The Jump
0.3
1.449

FOX
Boxing (8-10)
0.3
1.443
8:30 PM
ABC
NBA Basketball (8:30-11)
0.4
1.931
9:00 PM
NBC
Dateline - R
0.4
2.961

CBS
NCIS: Los Angeles - R
0.3
2.650
10:00 PM
NBC
Saturday Night Live - R
0.4
2.491

CBS
48 Hours
0.3
3.465
11:30 PM
NBC
Saturday Night Live (11:30-1)
1.2
6.064

Average Rating: 0.43
Average Viewership: 2.806


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.