Tuesday, June 2, 2020

UPDATED Saturday Ratings - 'The Last Dance,' 'Despicable Me 2' and '48 Hours' Lead Repeat-Filled Night

On May 30, 2020, ABC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 0.30 rating - followed by NBC (0.27), CBS (0.23) and FOX (0.10).

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 1.775 million viewers - followed by ABC (1.744), NBC (1.592) and FOX (0.436).

CBS, NBC and FOX aired all repeats for the evening.


UPDATE - Every program across the broadcast networks was adjusted down.

ABC (0.30 Rating, 1.744 Million Viewers)
        THE LAST DANCE (0.3) REPEAT
        ABC NEWS SPECIAL REPORT (0.3)

NBC (0.27 Rating, 1.592 Million Viewers)
        DESPICABLE ME 2 (0.3) REPEAT
        SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE (0.2) REPEAT

CBS (0.23 Rating, 1.775 Million Viewers)
        GAME ON (0.2) REPEAT
        48 HOURS (0.2) REPEAT
        48 HOURS (0.3) REPEAT

FOX (0.10 Rating, 0.436 Million Viewers)
        FLIRTY DANCING (0.1) REPEAT
        LEGO MASTERS (0.1) REPEAT


                                             The Final Ratings for Saturday, May 30 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
ABC
The Last Dance - R
0.3
1.268

NBC
Despicable Me 2 (8-10) - R
0.3
1.730

CBS
Game On! - R
0.2
1.226

FOX
Flirty Dancing - R
0.1
0.449
9:00 PM
ABC
ABC News Special Report (9-11)
0.3
1.982

CBS
48 Hours - R
0.2
1.949

FOX
LEGO Masters - R
0.1
0.423
10:00 PM
CBS
48 Hours - R
0.3
2.151

NBC
Saturday Night Live - R
0.2
1.316

Average Rating: 0.22
Average Viewership: 1.388


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.