Tuesday, August 25, 2020

UPDATED Monday Ratings - 'Love Island' Returns Down Slightly; ABC Leads First Night of Republican Convention Coverage

On August 24, 2020, NBC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 0.37 rating - followed by ABC (0.33), CBS (0.33), FOX (0.20) and The CW (0.20).

Furthermore, NBC won in total viewers with 2.249 million viewers - followed by ABC (2.225), CBS (1.753), FOX (1.443) and The CW (0.988).

FOX aired all repeats for the evening.



UPDATE - The repeat of American Ninja Warrior was adjusted down.

NBC (0.37 Rating, 2.249 Million Viewers)
        AMERICAN NINJA WARRIOR (0.4) REPEAT
        2020 REPUBLICAN CONVENTION (0.3)

ABC (0.33 Rating, 2.225 Million Viewers)
        HOLEY MOLEY (0.4) REPEAT
        TO TELL THE TRUTH (0.3) REPEAT
        2020 REPUBLICAN CONVENTION (0.3)

CBS (0.33 Rating, 1.753 Million Viewers)
        LOVE ISLAND (0.4) SEASON PREMIERE
        2020 REPUBLICAN CONVENTION (0.2)

FOX (0.20 Rating, 1.443 Million Viewers)
        THE KING'S SPEECH (0.2) REPEAT

THE CW (0.20 Rating, 0.988 Million Viewers)
        WHOSE LINE IS IT ANYWAY? (0.2, +0.0)
        WHOSE LINE IS IT ANYWAY? (0.2) REPEAT
        PENN & TELLER: FOOL US (0.2, +0.0)


                                           The Final Ratings for Monday, August 24 

Time

Network

Show

18 - 49 Rating

Viewers (Millions)

8:00 PM

NBC

American Ninja Warrior (8-10) - R

0.4

2.504


ABC

Holey Moley - R

0.4

2.426


CBS

Love Island (8-10)

0.4

1.890


FOX

The King’s Speech (8-10) - R

0.2

1.443


The CW

Whose Line Is It Anyway?

0.2

0.999

8:30 PM

The CW

Whose Line Is It Anyway? - R

0.2

0.927

9:00 PM

ABC

To Tell the Truth - R

0.3

2.270


The CW

Penn & Teller: Fool Us

0.2

1.013

10:00 PM

ABC

2020 Republican Convention

0.3

1.978


NBC

2020 Republican Convention

0.3

1.740


CBS

2020 Republican Convention

0.2

1.479


Average Rating: 0.28
Average Viewership: 1.697


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.