Wednesday, March 4, 2020

UPDATED Tuesday Ratings - NBC Leads Super Tuesday Election Coverage; 'The Resident' Ticks Up; 'Empire' Returns Down

On March 3, 2020, FOX won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 0.70 rating - followed by NBC (0.60), ABC (0.40), CBS (0.30) and The CW (0.15).

Furthermore, FOX won in total viewers with 3.623 million viewers - followed by NBC (2.948), ABC (2.656), CBS (2.567) and The CW (0.476).




UPDATE - ABC's Super Tuesday election special was adjusted down.

FOX (0.70 Rating, 3.623 Million Viewers)
        THE RESIDENT (0.8, +0.1)
        EMPIRE (0.6, -0.1)

NBC (0.60 Rating, 2.948 Million Viewers)
        NBC NEWS DECISION 2020: SUPER TUESDAY (0.6)

ABC (0.40 Rating, 2.656 Million Viewers)
        SUPER TUESDAY: YOUR VOICE YOUR VOTE 2020 (0.4)

CBS (0.30 Rating, 2.567 Million Viewers)
        CBS NEWS ELECTION SPECIAL: SUPER TUESDAY (0.3)

THE CW (0.15 Rating, 0.476 Million Viewers)
        THE FLASH (0.2) REPEAT
        LEGENDS OF TOMORROW (0.1) REPEAT


                                           The Final Ratings for Tuesday, March 3 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
FOX
The Resident
0.8
4.818

NBC
NBC News Decision 2020: Super Tuesday (8-11)
0.6
2.948

ABC
Super Tuesday: Your Voice Your Vote 2020 (8-11)
0.4
2.656

CBS
CBS News Election Special: Super Tuesday (8-11)
0.3
2.567

The CW
The Flash - R
0.2
0.541
9:00 PM
FOX
Empire
0.6
2.427

The CW
Legends of Tomorrow - R
0.1
0.410

Average Rating: 0.43
Average Viewership: 2.338


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.