Thursday, August 13, 2020

UPDATED Wednesday Ratings - 'Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.' and 'World of Dance' Finales Hold Steady; 'Big Brother' Ticks Up

On August 12, 2020, CBS won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 0.63 rating - followed by NBC (0.53), ABC (0.35), FOX (0.30) and The CW (0.10).

Furthermore, NBC won in total viewers with 4.255 million viewers - followed by CBS (3.033), ABC (1.796), FOX (1.334) and The CW (0.618).

FOX aired all repeats for the evening.


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

CBS (0.63 Rating, 3.033 Million Viewers)
        BIG BROTHER (1.1, +0.1)
        TOUGH AS NAILS (0.5, +0.0)
        SEAL TEAM (0.3) REPEAT

NBC (0.53 Rating, 4.255 Million Viewers)
        AMERICA'S GOT TALENT (0.7, -0.2)
        WORLD OF DANCE (0.6, +0.0) SEASON FINALE
        CHICAGO P.D. (0.3) REPEAT

ABC (0.35 Rating, 1.796 Million Viewers)
        UNITED WE FALL (0.5, +0.0)
        THE GOLDBERGS (0.4) REPEAT
        AGENTS OF S.H.I.E.L.D. (0.3, +0.0) SERIES FINALE

FOX (0.30 Rating, 1.334 Million Viewers)
        MASTERCHEF (0.3) REPEAT
        MASTERCHEF (0.3) REPEAT

THE CW (0.10 Rating, 0.618 Million Viewers)
        THE 100 (0.1, +0.0)
        CORONER (0.1, +0.0)


                                             The Final Ratings for Wednesday, August 12 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
CBS
Big Brother
1.1
4.105

NBC
America’s Got Talent
0.7
6.150

ABC
United We Fall
0.5
3.173

FOX
MasterChef - R
0.3
1.324

The CW
The 100
0.1
0.581
8:30 PM
ABC
The Goldbergs - R
0.4
1.759
9:00 PM
NBC
World of Dance
0.6
4.074

CBS
Tough as Nails
0.5
3.052

ABC
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (9-11)
0.3
1.461

FOX
MasterChef - R
0.3
1.344

The CW
Coroner
0.1
0.655
10:00 PM
NBC
Chicago P.D. - R
0.3
2.542

CBS
SEAL Team - R
0.3
1.941

Average Rating: 0.42
Average Viewership: 2.474


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.