Tuesday, June 23, 2020

UPDATED Saturday Ratings - 'Dateline,' 'Saturday Night Live' and '48 Hours' Repeats Top Quiet Night

On June 20, 2020, NBC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 0.30 rating - followed by CBS (0.23), FOX (0.15) and ABC (0.13).

Furthermore, NBC won in total viewers with 2.427 million viewers - followed by CBS (2.160), ABC (0.972) and FOX (0.565).

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


UPDATE - The repeats of Dateline and The Last Dance were adjusted down.

NBC (0.30 Rating, 2.427 Million Viewers)
        DATELINE (0.3) REPEAT
        SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE (0.3) REPEAT

CBS (0.23 Rating, 2.160 Million Viewers)
        NCIS: LOS ANGELES (0.2) REPEAT
        48 HOURS (0.2) REPEAT
        48 HOURS (0.3) REPEAT

FOX (0.15 Rating, 0.565 Million Viewers)
        24 HOURS TO HELL AND BACK (0.2) REPEAT
        LEGO MASTERS (0.1) REPEAT

ABC (0.13 Rating, 0.972 Million Viewers)
        THE LAST DANCE (0.2) REPEAT
        THE LAST DANCE (0.1) REPEAT
        THE ROOKIE (0.1) REPEAT


                                             The Final Ratings for Saturday, June 20 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
NBC
Dateline (8-10) - R
0.3
2.755

CBS
NCIS: Los Angeles - R
0.2
2.003

ABC
The Last Dance - R
0.2
1.025

FOX
24 Hours to Hell and Back - R
0.2
0.741
9:00 PM
CBS
48 Hours - R
0.2
1.733

ABC
The Last Dance - R
0.1
0.853

FOX
LEGO Masters - R
0.1
0.389
10:00 PM
CBS
48 Hours - R
0.3
2.744

NBC
Saturday Night Live - R
0.3
1.772

ABC
The Rookie - R
0.1
1.037

Average Rating: 0.20
Average Viewership: 1.505


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.