Wednesday, July 8, 2020

UPDATED Saturday Ratings - 'Macy's 4th of July Fireworks Spectacular' Easily Leads Holiday Night for NBC

On July 4, 2020, NBC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 0.67 rating - followed by ABC (0.23), CBS (0.17) and FOX (0.10).

Furthermore, NBC won in total viewers with 4.251 million viewers - followed by CBS (1.694), ABC (1.518) and FOX (0.456).

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


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

NBC (0.67 Rating, 4.251 Million Viewers)
        MACY'S 4TH OF JULY FIREWORKS SPECTACULAR (0.7)
        MACY'S 4TH OF JULY FIREWORKS SPECTACULAR (0.6) REPEAT

ABC (0.23 Rating, 1.518 Million Viewers)
        AMERICA'S FUNNIEST HOME VIDEOS (0.3) REPEAT
        SHARK TANK (0.2) REPEAT
        THE GOOD DOCTOR (0.2) REPEAT

CBS (0.17 Rating, 1.694 Million Viewers)
        SEAL TEAM (0.1) REPEAT
        48 HOURS (0.2) REPEAT
        48 HOURS (0.2) REPEAT

FOX (0.10 Rating, 0.456 Million Viewers)
        CELEBRITY WATCH PARTY (0.1) REPEAT
        ULTIMATE TAG (0.1) REPEAT


                                              The Final Ratings for Saturday, July 4 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
NBC
Macy’s 4th of July Fireworks Spectacular (8-10)
0.7
4.761

ABC
America’s Funniest Home Videos - R
0.3
2.153

CBS
SEAL Team - R
0.1
1.185

FOX
Celebrity Watch Party - R
0.1
0.478
9:00 PM
CBS
48 Hours - R
0.2
1.765

ABC
Shark Tank - R
0.2
1.267

FOX
Ultimate Tag - R
0.1
0.434
10:00 PM
NBC
Macy’s 4th of July Fireworks Spectacular - R
0.6
3.230

CBS
48 Hours - R
0.2
2.132

ABC
The Good Doctor - R
0.2
1.133

Average Rating: 0.27
Average Viewership: 1.854


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.