Wednesday, July 29, 2020

UPDATED Tuesday Ratings - 'America's Got Talent' and 'World of Dance' Rise; 'Tell Me a Story' Goes Low for Linear Debut

On July 28, 2020, NBC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 0.90 rating - followed by ABC (0.53), CBS (0.37), FOX (0.25) and The CW (0.15).

Furthermore, NBC won in total viewers with 5.274 million viewers - followed by CBS (4.104), ABC (3.471), FOX (0.920) and The CW (0.586).

CBS and FOX aired all repeats for the evening.


UPDATE - The repeat of NCIS was adjusted down.

NBC (0.90 Rating, 5.274 Million Viewers)
        AMERICA'S GOT TALENT (1.0, +0.3)
        WORLD OF DANCE (0.7, +0.2)

ABC (0.53 Rating, 3.471 Million Viewers)
        20/20 (0.5)
        20/20 (0.6)
        WHAT WOULD YOU DO? (0.5, +0.2)

CBS (0.37 Rating, 4.104 Million Viewers)
        NCIS (0.4) REPEAT
        FBI (0.4) REPEAT
        FBI: MOST WANTED (0.3) REPEAT

FOX (0.25 Rating, 0.920 Million Viewers)
        HELL'S KITCHEN (0.3) REPEAT
        PRODIGAL SON (0.2) REPEAT

THE CW (0.15 Rating, 0.586 Million Viewers)
        STARGIRL (0.2, +0.0)
        TELL ME A STORY (0.1) SERIES PREMIERE


                                             The Final Ratings for Tuesday, July 28 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
NBC
America’s Got Talent (8-10)
1.0
6.118

ABC
20|20
0.5
3.621

CBS
NCIS - R
0.4
5.076

FOX
Hell’s Kitchen - R
0.3
1.131

The CW
Stargirl
0.2
0.738
9:00 PM
ABC
20|20
0.6
3.751

CBS
FBI - R
0.4
4.023

FOX
Prodigal Son - R
0.2
0.709

The CW
Tell Me a Story
0.1
0.434
10:00 PM
NBC
World of Dance
0.7
3.587

ABC
What Would You Do?
0.5
3.042

CBS
FBI: Most Wanted - R
0.3
3.214

Average Rating: 0.43
Average Viewership: 2.954


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.