Friday, May 29, 2020

UPDATED Wednesday Ratings - 'Ultimate Tag' Plummets Without 'The Masked Singer' Lead-In; 'Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.' Returns Low

On May 27, 2020, NBC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 0.50 rating - followed by FOX (0.50), CBS (0.43), ABC (0.43) and The CW (0.15).

Furthermore, NBC won in total viewers with 3.875 million viewers - followed by CBS (3.165), ABC (2.297), FOX (1.915) and The CW (0.541).

NBC aired all repeats for the evening.


UPDATE - Game On! was adjusted up. Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. was adjusted down.

NBC (0.50 Rating, 3.875 Million Viewers)
        CHICAGO MED (0.5) REPEAT
        CHICAGO FIRE (0.5) REPEAT
        CHICAGO P.D. (0.5) REPEAT

FOX (0.50 Rating, 1.915 Million Viewers)
        MASTERCHEF (0.4) REPEAT
        ULTIMATE TAG (0.6, -0.7)

CBS (0.43 Rating, 3.165 Million Viewers)
        GAME ON! (0.7) SERIES PREMIERE
        SEAL TEAM (0.3) REPEAT
        S.W.A.T. (0.3) REPEAT

ABC (0.43 Rating, 2.297 Million Viewers)
        THOR: THE DARK WORLD (0.5) REPEAT
        AGENTS OF S.H.I.E.L.D. (0.3) SEASON PREMIERE

THE CW (0.15 Rating, 0.541 Million Viewers)
        THE 100 (0.2, +0.0)
        BULLETPROOF (0.1) REPEAT


                                             The Final Ratings for Wednesday, May 27 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
CBS
Game On!
0.7
4.441

NBC
Chicago Med - R
0.5
3.868

ABC
Thor: The Dark World (8-10) - R
0.5
2.537

FOX
MasterChef - R
0.4
1.753

The CW
The 100
0.2
0.757
9:00 PM
FOX
Ultimate Tag
0.6
2.076

NBC
Chicago Fire - R
0.5
3.951

CBS
SEAL Team - R
0.3
2.586

The CW
Bulletproof - R
0.1
0.325
10:00 PM
NBC
Chicago P.D. - R
0.5
3.805

CBS
S.W.A.T. - R
0.3
2.468

ABC
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.
0.3
1.818

Average Rating: 0.41
Average Viewership: 2.532


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.