Tuesday, May 19, 2020

UPDATED Sunday Ratings - 'American Idol' and 'Batwoman' Finales Steady; 'The Simpsons' and 'Supergirl' Finales Rise

On May 17, 2020, ABC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 0.80 rating - followed by FOX (0.58), CBS (0.46), NBC (0.30) and The CW (0.20).

Furthermore, ABC won in total viewers with 5.677 million viewers - followed by CBS (5.096), FOX (2.316), NBC (2.003) and The CW (0.694).




UPDATE - The repeat of Bob's Burgers was adjusted down.

ABC (0.80 Rating, 5.677 Million Viewers)
        AMERICA'S FUNNIEST HOME VIDEOS (0.7, +0.0)
        AMERICAN IDOL (1.0, +0.0) SEASON FINALE
        TAYLOR SWIFT CITY OF LOVER CONCERT (0.5)

FOX (0.58 Rating, 2.316 Million Viewers)
        NASCAR RACING (1.0)
        BOB'S BURGERS (0.5) REPEAT
        THE SIMPSONS (0.6, +0.1) SEASON FINALE
        DUNCANVILLE (0.4, +0.1) SEASON FINALE
        BOB'S BURGERS (0.5, +0.1) SEASON FINALE
        FAMILY GUY (0.5, +0.0) SEASON FINALE

CBS (0.46 Rating, 5.096 Million Viewers)
        60 MINUTES (0.7, +0.0)
        MISSION: IMPOSSIBLE (0.4) REPEAT
        MAN WITH A PLAN (0.3) REPEAT

NBC (0.30 Rating, 2.003 Million Viewers)
        LITTLE BIG SHOTS (0.3, +0.0)
        BEVERLY HILLS DOG SHOW (0.3)
        THE WALL (0.3, -0.2)

THE CW (0.20 Rating, 0.694 Million Viewers)
        BATWOMAN (0.2, +0.0) SEASON FINALE
        SUPERGIRL (0.2, +0.1) SEASON FINALE


                                             The Final Ratings for Sunday, May 17 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
4:00 PM
FOX
NASCAR Racing (3:55-7:39)
1.0
6.323
7:00 PM
CBS
60 Minutes
0.7
9.938

ABC
America’s Funniest Home Videos
0.7
4.615

NBC
Little Big Shots
0.3
2.078
7:30 PM
FOX
Bob’s Burgers - R
0.5
1.679
8:00 PM
ABC
American Idol (8-10)
1.0
7.276

FOX
The Simpsons
0.6
1.894

CBS
Mission: Impossible (8-10:30) - R
0.4
3.807

NBC
Beverly Hills Dog Show (8-10)
0.3
1.963

The CW
Batwoman
0.2
0.739
8:30 PM
FOX
Duncanville
0.4
1.208
9:00 PM
FOX
Bob’s Burgers
0.5
1.284

The CW
Supergirl
0.2
0.648
9:30 PM
FOX
Family Guy
0.5
1.508
10:00 PM
ABC
Taylor Swift City of Lover Concert
0.5
3.540

NBC
The Wall
0.3
2.008
10:30 PM
CBS
Man With a Plan - R
0.3
1.854

Average Rating: 0.49
Average Viewership: 3.080


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.