Wednesday, May 20, 2020

UPDATED Tuesday Ratings - 'The Voice' Finale Steady at Season Low; 'Stargirl' Has Solid Linear Debut on The CW

On May 19, 2020, NBC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 0.83 rating - followed by FOX (0.75), CBS (0.50), ABC (0.33) and The CW (0.25).

Furthermore, NBC won in total viewers with 6.748 million viewers - followed by CBS (5.584), FOX (3.059), ABC (2.202) and The CW (1.011).

CBS aired all repeats for the evening.


UPDATE - The recap specials of The Voice and The Masked Singer were adjusted up.

NBC (0.83 Rating, 6.748 Million Viewers)
        THE VOICE (0.7)
        THE VOICE (0.9, +0.0) SEASON FINALE

FOX (0.75 Rating, 3.059 Million Viewers)
        THE MASKED SINGER (1.0)
        24 HOURS TO HELL AND BACK (0.5) REPEAT

CBS (0.50 Rating, 5.584 Million Viewers)
        NCIS (0.5) REPEAT
        FBI (0.5) REPEAT
        FBI: MOST WANTED (0.5) REPEAT

ABC (0.33 Rating, 2.202 Million Viewers)
        AFTER THE DANCE WITH STEPHEN A. SMITH (0.4)
        THE STORY OF SOAPS (0.3)

THE CW (0.25 Rating, 1.011 Million Viewers)
        STARGIRL (0.3) SERIES PREMIERE
        LEGENDS OF TOMORROW (0.2, +0.0)


                                             The Final Ratings for Tuesday, May 19 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
FOX
The Masked Singer
1.0
4.255

NBC
The Voice
0.7
5.162

CBS
NCIS - R
0.5
6.738

ABC
After the Dance with Stephen A. Smith
0.4
2.540

The CW
Stargirl
0.3
1.224
9:00 PM
NBC
The Voice (9-11)
0.9
7.541

CBS
FBI - R
0.5
5.618

FOX
24 Hours to Hell and Back - R
0.5
1.863

ABC
The Story of Soaps (9-11)
0.3
2.033

The CW
Legends of Tomorrow
0.2
0.798
10:00 PM
CBS
FBI: Most Wanted - R
0.5
4.396

Average Rating: 0.53
Average Viewership: 3.833


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.