Tuesday, September 22, 2020

UPDATED Sunday Ratings - '2020 Emmy Awards' Averages 6.36 Million Viewers; 'Big Brother' and 'Love Island' Steady

On September 20, 2020, NBC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 3.65 rating - followed by CBS (1.80), ABC (1.10), FOX (0.33) and The CW (0.10).

Furthermore, NBC won in total viewers with 12.912 million viewers - followed by CBS (7.324), ABC (5.809), FOX (0.931) and The CW (0.261).

FOX and The CW aired all repeats for the evening.

UPDATE - NFL Football (on NBC and CBS), 60 Minutes, Big Brother, Love Island and the repeat of The Simpsons were adjusted up. Football Night in America, Celebrity Family Feud and the repeat of Last Man Standing were adjusted down.

NBC (3.65 Rating, 12.912 Million Viewers)
        2020 U.S. OPEN GOLF (0.4)
        FOOTBALL NIGHT IN AMERICA (2.4)
        NFL FOOTBALL (5.2)

CBS (1.80 Rating, 7.324 Million Viewers)
        NFL FOOTBALL (5.5)
        60 MINUTES (1.6) SEASON PREMIERE
        BIG BROTHER (1.1, +0.0)
        LOVE ISLAND (0.5, +0.0)
        NCIS: NEW ORLEANS (0.3) REPEAT

ABC (1.10 Rating, 5.809 Million Viewers)
        CELEBRITY FAMILY FEUD (0.5, -0.2)
        THE 72ND PRIMETIME EMMY AWARDS (1.3)

FOX (0.33 Rating, 0.931 Million Viewers)
        LAST MAN STANDING (0.4) REPEAT
        DUNCANVILLE (0.3) REPEAT
        THE SIMPSONS (0.4) REPEAT
        BLESS THE HARTS (0.3) REPEAT
        BOB'S BURGERS (0.3) REPEAT
        FAMILY GUY (0.3) REPEAT

THE CW (0.10 Rating, 0.261 Million Viewers)
        FRIDGE WARS (0.1) REPEAT
        SUPERNATURAL (0.1) REPEAT


The Final Ratings for Sunday, September 20 

Average Rating: 1.17
Average Viewership: 4.587


NOTE: For the 2020-21 broadcast season, Nielsen has determined that there are 121 million TV households in the United States - with 307.9 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.