Wednesday, April 1, 2020

UPDATED Tuesday Ratings - 'FBI' Finale Ticks Up; 'NCIS' and 'For Life' Steady; 'Empire' and 'FBI: Most Wanted' Dip

On March 31, 2020, CBS won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 1.13 rating - followed by NBC (0.70), FOX (0.55), ABC (0.52) and The CW (0.10).

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 10.864 million viewers - followed by NBC (3.737), ABC (2.593), FOX (2.386) and The CW (0.439).

The CW aired all repeats for the evening.


UPDATE - The repeat of Black-ish was adjusted up.

CBS (1.13 Rating, 10.864 Million Viewers)
        NCIS (1.3, +0.0)
        FBI (1.2, +0.1) SEASON FINALE
        FBI: MOST WANTED (0.9, -0.1)

NBC (0.70 Rating, 3.737 Million Viewers)
        ELLEN'S GAME OF GAMES (1.0) REPEAT
        NEW AMSTERDAM (0.5) REPEAT
        NBC NEWS SPECIAL REPORT: CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC (0.6)

FOX (0.55 Rating, 2.386 Million Viewers)
        THE RESIDENT (0.5) REPEAT
        EMPIRE (0.6, -0.1)

ABC (0.52 Rating, 2.593 Million Viewers)
        THE CONNERS (0.6) REPEAT
        BLESS THIS MESS (0.4) REPEAT
        MIXED-ISH (0.4) REPEAT
        BLACK-ISH (0.5) REPEAT
        FOR LIFE (0.6, +0.0)

THE CW (0.10 Rating, 0.439 Million Viewers)
        THE FLASH (0.1) REPEAT
        LEGENDS OF TOMORROW (0.1) REPEAT


                                           The Final Ratings for Tuesday, March 31 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
CBS
NCIS
1.3
13.646

NBC
Ellen’s Game of Games - R
1.0
4.714

ABC
The Conners - R
0.6
3.951

FOX
The Resident - R
0.5
2.195

The CW
The Flash - R
0.1
0.526
8:30 PM
ABC
Bless This Mess - R
0.4
2.520
9:00 PM
CBS
FBI
1.2
10.849

FOX
Empire
0.6
2.577

NBC
New Amsterdam - R
0.5
2.919

ABC
Mixed-ish - R
0.4
2.278

The CW
Legends of Tomorrow - R
0.1
0.351
9:30 PM
ABC
Black-ish - R
0.5
2.065
10:00 PM
CBS
FBI: Most Wanted
0.9
8.098

NBC
NBC News Special Report: Coronavirus Pandemic
0.6
3.579

ABC
For Life
0.6
2.373

Average Rating: 0.62
Average Viewership: 4.176


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.