Monday, July 27, 2020

UPDATED Friday Ratings - 'WWE SmackDown' Maintains Lead Over the Night; 'The Greatest #AtHome Videos' Starts Low

On July 24, 2020, FOX won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 0.50 rating - followed by ABC (0.37), NBC (0.37), CBS (0.33) and The CW (0.10).

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 3.332 million viewers - followed by ABC (2.611), NBC (2.565), FOX (1.924) and The CW (0.565).

ABC, NBC and The CW aired all repeats for the evening.


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

FOX (0.50 Rating, 1.924 Million Viewers)
        WWE SMACKDOWN (0.5)

ABC (0.37 Rating, 2.611 Million Viewers)
        SHARK TANK (0.3) REPEAT
        20/20 (0.4) REPEAT

NBC (0.37 Rating, 2.565 Million Viewers)
        THE WALL (0.3) REPEAT
        DATELINE (0.4) REPEAT

CBS (0.33 Rating, 3.332 Million Viewers)
        THE GREATEST #ATHOME VIDEOS (0.4) SERIES PREMIERE
        MAGNUM P.I. (0.3) REPEAT
        BLUE BLOODS (0.3) REPEAT

THE CW (0.10 Rating, 0.565 Million Viewers)
        MASTERS OF ILLUSION (0.1) REPEAT
        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, July 24 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
FOX
WWE SmackDown (8-10)
0.5
1.924

CBS
The Greatest #AtHomeVideos
0.4
3.488

ABC
Shark Tank - R
0.3
2.582

NBC
The Wall - R
0.3
2.038

The CW
Masters of Illusion - R
0.1
0.617
8:30 PM
The CW
Masters of Illusion - R
0.1
0.500
9:00 PM
NBC
Dateline (9-11) - R
0.4
2.829

ABC
20/20 (9-11) - R
0.4
2.625

CBS
Magnum P.I. - R
0.3
3.194

The CW
Whose Line Is It Anyway? - R
0.1
0.540
9:30 PM
The CW
Whose Line Is It Anyway? - R
0.1
0.604
10:00 PM
CBS
Blue Bloods - R
0.3
3.313

Average Rating: 0.28
Average Viewership: 2.021


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.