Tuesday, September 1, 2020

UPDATED Sunday Ratings - 'Black Panther' and 'Chadwick Boseman' Tribute Absolutely Dominate for ABC

On August 30, 2020, ABC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 1.20 rating - followed by NBC (0.48), CBS (0.45), The CW (0.20) and FOX (0.17).

Furthermore, ABC won in total viewers with 5.694 million viewers - followed by CBS (3.352), NBC (1.576), The CW (0.863) and FOX (0.636).

FOX aired all repeats for the evening.


UPDATE - Chadwick Boseman: A Tribute for a King and the repeat of America's Funniest Home Videos were adjusted up. Love Island and the repeats of Last Man Standing and Duncanville were adjusted down.

ABC (1.20 Rating, 5.694 Million Viewers)
        AMERICA'S FUNNIEST HOME VIDEOS (0.7) REPEAT
        BLACK PANTHER (1.4) REPEAT
        CHADWICK BOSEMAN: A TRIBUTE FOR A KING (1.2)

NBC (0.48 Rating, 1.576 Million Viewers)
        CANNONBALL (0.4, +0.0)
        NHL HOCKEY (0.5)

CBS (0.45 Rating, 3.352 Million Viewers)
        60 MINUTES (0.5) REPEAT
        BIG BROTHER (0.9, -0.1)
        LOVE ISLAND (0.2)
        NCIS: NEW ORLEANS (0.2) REPEAT

THE CW (0.20 Rating, 0.863 Million Viewers)
        2020 MTV VIDEO MUSIC AWARDS (0.2)

FOX (0.17 Rating, 0.636 Million Viewers)
        LAST MAN STANDING (0.1) REPEAT
        DUNCANVILLE (0.1) REPEAT
        THE SIMPSONS (0.2) REPEAT
        BLESS THE HARTS (0.2) REPEAT
        BOB'S BURGERS (0.2) REPEAT
        FAMILY GUY (0.2) REPEAT


                                           The Final Ratings for Sunday, August 30 

Time

Network

Show

18 - 49 Rating

Viewers (Millions)

7:00 PM

ABC

America’s Funniest Home Videos - R

0.7

4.622


CBS

60 Minutes - R

0.5

6.205


NBC

Cannonball

0.4

1.622


FOX

Last Man Standing - R

0.1

0.866

7:30 PM

FOX

Duncanville - R

0.1

0.466

8:00 PM

ABC

Black Panther (8-10:30) - R

1.4

6.272


CBS

Big Brother

0.9

3.806


NBC

NHL Hockey (8-11)

0.5

1.561


The CW

2020 MTV Video Music Awards (8-10)

0.2

0.863


FOX

The Simpsons - R

0.2

0.690

8:30 PM

FOX

Bless the Harts - R

0.2

0.542

9:00 PM

CBS

Love Island

0.2

1.387


FOX

Bob’s Burgers - R

0.2

0.592

9:30 PM

FOX

Family Guy - R

0.2

0.662

10:00 PM

CBS

NCIS: New Orleans - R

0.2

2.008

10:30 PM

ABC

Chadwick Boseman: A Tribute for a King

1.2

4.950


Average Rating: 0.45
Average Viewership: 2.320


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.