Monday, June 15, 2020

UPDATED Friday Ratings - 'WWE SmackDown' and 'Masters of Illusion' Remain Steady During Repeat-Filled Night

On June 12, 2020, FOX won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 0.50 rating - followed by ABC (0.40), NBC (0.37), CBS (0.33) and The CW (0.10).

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 3.919 million viewers - followed by ABC (3.066), NBC (2.179), FOX (2.065) and The CW (0.662).

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


UPDATE - The repeat of MacGyver was adjusted down.

FOX (0.50 Rating, 2.065 Million Viewers)
        WWE SMACKDOWN (0.5)

ABC (0.40 Rating, 3.066 Million Viewers)
        SHARK TANK (0.4) REPEAT
        20/20 (0.4) REPEAT

NBC (0.37 Rating, 2.179 Million Viewers)
        WORLD OF DANCE (0.3) REPEAT
        THE WALL (0.4) REPEAT
        DATELINE (0.4) REPEAT

CBS (0.33 Rating, 3.919 Million Viewers)
        MACGYVER (0.3) REPEAT
        MAGNUM P.I. (0.4) REPEAT
        BLUE BLOODS (0.3) REPEAT

THE CW (0.10 Rating, 0.662 Million Viewers)
        MASTERS OF ILLUSION (0.1)
        MASTERS OF ILLUSION (0.1) REPEAT
        WHOSE LINE IS IT ANYWAY? (0.1) REPEAT
        WHOSE LINE IS IT ANYWAY? (0.1) REPEAT


                                              The Final Ratings for Friday, June 12 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
FOX
WWE SmackDown (8-10)
0.5
2.065

ABC
Shark Tank - R
0.4
2.916

CBS
MacGyver - R
0.3
3.810

NBC
World of Dance - R
0.3
2.021

The CW
Masters of Illusion
0.1
0.753
8:30 PM
The CW
Masters of Illusion - R
0.1
0.614
9:00 PM
CBS
Magnum P.I. - R
0.4
4.081

ABC
20/20 (9-11) - R
0.4
3.141

NBC
The Wall - R
0.4
1.974

The CW
Whose Line Is It Anyway? - R
0.1
0.614
9:30 PM
The CW
Whose Line Is It Anyway? - R
0.1
0.668
10:00 PM
NBC
Dateline - R
0.4
2.542

CBS
Blue Bloods - R
0.3
3.867

Average Rating: 0.29
Average Viewership: 2.236


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.