Tuesday, April 14, 2020

UPDATED Sunday Ratings - 'American Idol' Drops to Season Low; 'God Friended Me' and 'NCIS: Los Angeles' Steady

On April 12, 2020, ABC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 0.85 rating - followed by CBS (0.70), NBC (0.40), FOX (0.37) and The CW (0.10).

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 7.003 million viewers - followed by ABC (5.355), NBC (2.980), FOX (1.135) and The CW (0.374).

NBC, FOX and The CW aired all repeats for the evening.


UPDATE - The Rookie was adjusted down.

ABC (0.85 Rating, 5.355 Million Viewers)
        AMERICA'S FUNNIEST HOME VIDEOS (0.8) REPEAT
        AMERICAN IDOL (1.0, -0.2)
        THE ROOKIE (0.6, -0.2)

CBS (0.70 Rating, 7.003 Million Viewers)
        60 MINUTES (0.9, +0.0)
        GOD FRIENDED ME (0.6, +0.0)
        NCIS: LOS ANGELES (0.7, +0.0)
        NCIS: NEW ORLEANS (0.6, -0.1)

NBC (0.40 Rating, 2.980 Million Viewers)
        JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR LIVE IN CONCERT (0.4) REPEAT
        DATELINE (0.4) REPEAT

FOX (0.37 Rating, 1.135 Million Viewers)
        THE SIMPSONS (0.3) REPEAT
        ICE AGE: THE GREAT EGG-SCAPADE (0.3) REPEAT
        THE SIMPSONS (0.4) REPEAT
        DUNCANVILLE (0.4) REPEAT
        BOB'S BURGERS (0.4) REPEAT
        FAMILY GUY (0.4) REPEAT

THE CW (0.10 Rating, 0.374 Million Viewers)
        BATWOMAN (0.1) REPEAT
        SUPERGIRL (0.1) REPEAT


                                              The Final Ratings for Sunday, April 12 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
7:00 PM
CBS
60 Minutes
0.9
9.681

ABC
America’s Funniest Home Videos - R
0.8
5.595

NBC
Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert (7-9:30 - R
0.4
3.131

FOX
The Simpsons - R
0.3
1.039
7:30 PM
FOX
Ice Age: The Great Egg-Scapade - R
0.3
0.988
8:00 PM
ABC
American Idol (8-10)
1.0
5.628

CBS
God Friended Me
0.6
5.690

FOX
The Simpsons - R
0.4
1.255

The CW
Batwoman - R
0.1
0.442
8:30 PM
FOX
Duncanville - R
0.4
1.076
9:00 PM
CBS
NCIS: Los Angeles
0.7
6.766

FOX
Bob’s Burgers - R
0.4
1.139

The CW
Supergirl - R
0.1
0.306
9:30 PM
NBC
Dateline (9:30-11) - R
0.4
2.729

FOX
Family Guy - R
0.4
1.314
10:00 PM
CBS
NCIS: New Orleans
0.6
5.876

ABC
The Rookie
0.6
4.570

Average Rating: 0.49
Average Viewership: 3.366


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.