Tuesday, July 21, 2020

UPDATED Saturday Ratings - 'America's Funniest Home Videos,' 'Shark Tank,' '48 Hours' and 'Dateline' Repeats Top Quiet Night

On July 18, 2020, NBC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 0.30 rating - followed by ABC (0.30), CBS (0.20) and FOX (0.15).

Furthermore, NBC won in total viewers with 2.289 million viewers - followed by CBS (2.060), ABC (2.003) and FOX (0.647).

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


UPDATE - The repeats of Saturday Night Live and Ultimate Tag were adjusted up.

NBC (0.30 Rating, 2.289 Million Viewers)
        DATELINE (0.3) REPEAT
        SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE (0.3) REPEAT

ABC (0.30 Rating, 2.003 Million Viewers)
        AMERICA'S FUNNIEST HOME VIDEOS (0.4) REPEAT
        SHARK TANK (0.3) REPEAT
        THE GOOD DOCTOR (0.2) REPEAT

CBS (0.20 Rating, 2.060 Million Viewers)
        BULL (0.1) REPEAT
        48 HOURS (0.2) REPEAT
        48 HOURS (0.3) REPEAT

FOX (0.15 Rating, 0.647 Million Viewers)
        BEAT SHAZAM (0.1) REPEAT
        ULTIMATE TAG (0.2) REPEAT


                                             The Final Ratings for Saturday, July 18 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
ABC
America’s Funniest Home Videos - R
0.4
2.563

NBC
Dateline (8-10) - R
0.3
2.509

CBS
Bull - R
0.1
1.746

FOX
Beat Shazam - R
0.1
0.705
9:00 PM
ABC
Shark Tank - R
0.3
1.894

CBS
48 Hours - R
0.2
1.757

FOX
Ultimate Tag - R
0.2
0.589
10:00 PM
CBS
48 Hours - R
0.3
2.676

NBC
Saturday Night Live - R
0.3
1.850

ABC
The Good Doctor - R
0.2
1.551

Average Rating: 0.24
Average Viewership: 1.784


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.