Wednesday, May 6, 2020

UPDATED Tuesday Ratings - 'The Conners,' 'Black-ish' and 'FBI: Most Wanted' Finales Dip; 'The Flash' Steady

On May 5, 2020, NBC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 0.73 rating - followed by CBS (0.57), ABC (0.53), FOX (0.50) and The CW (0.30).

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 6.715 million viewers - followed by NBC (4.538), ABC (3.227), FOX (2.124) and The CW (0.970).

FOX aired all repeats for the evening.


UPDATE - There were no adjustments to any of the preliminary ratings.

NBC (0.73 Rating, 4.538 Million Viewers)
        THE VOICE (1.0)
        ELLEN'S GAME OF GAMES (0.8, -0.1)
        NEW AMSTERDAM (0.4) REPEAT

CBS (0.57 Rating, 6.715 Million Viewers)
        NCIS (0.6) REPEAT
        FBI (0.5) REPEAT
        FBI: MOST WANTED (0.6, -0.1) SEASON FINALE

ABC (0.53 Rating, 3.227 Million Viewers)
        THE CONNERS (0.9, -0.1) SEASON FINALE
        BLESS THIS MESS (0.6, +0.0) SEASON FINALE
        MIXED-ISH (0.5, +0.0) SEASON FINALE
        BLACK-ISH (0.4, -0.1) SEASON FINALE
        FOR LIFE (0.4, -0.1)

FOX (0.50 Rating, 2.124 Million Viewers)
        THE MASKED SINGER (0.5) REPEAT

THE CW (0.30 Rating, 0.970 Million Viewers)
        THE FLASH (0.4, +0.0)
        LEGENDS OF TOMORROW (0.2, +0.0)


                                               The Final Ratings for Tuesday, May 5 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
NBC
The Voice
1.0
7.176

ABC
The Conners
0.9
6.049

CBS
NCIS - R
0.6
7.197

FOX
The Masked Singer (8-10) - R
0.5
2.124

The CW
The Flash
0.4
1.219
8:30 PM
ABC
Bless This Mess
0.6
3.820
9:00 PM
NBC
Ellen’s Game of Games
0.8
4.069

CBS
FBI - R
0.5
6.331

ABC
Mixed-ish
0.5
2.633

The CW
Legends of Tomorrow
0.2
0.721
9:30 PM
ABC
Black-ish
0.4
2.525
10:00 PM
CBS
FBI: Most Wanted
0.6
6.616

NBC
New Amsterdam - R
0.4
2.369

ABC
For Life
0.4
2.166

Average Rating: 0.56
Average Viewership: 3.930


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.