Tuesday, September 29, 2020

UPDATED Sunday Ratings - 'The Simpsons' Posts Solid Return Following Football; 'Big Brother' and 'Love Island' Drop

On September 27, 2020, NBC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 3.63 rating - followed by FOX (2.85), CBS (0.58), ABC (0.28) and The CW (0.10).

Furthermore, NBC won in total viewers with 12.398 million viewers - followed by FOX (9.284), CBS (3.753), ABC (2.091) and The CW (0.466).



UPDATE - NFL Football (on NBC and FOX) and Big Brother were adjusted up. Football Night in America and The Simpsons were adjusted down.

NBC (3.63 Rating, 12.398 Million Viewers)
        FOOTBALL NIGHT IN AMERICA (0.3)
        FOOTBALL NIGHT IN AMERICA (0.4)
        FOOTBALL NIGHT IN AMERICA (1.8)
        NFL FOOTBALL (5.3)

FOX (2.85 Rating, 9.284 Million Viewers)
        NFL FOOTBALL (6.6)
        THE SIMPSONS (1.7) SEASON PREMIERE
        BLESS THE HARTS (0.8) SEASON PREMIERE
        BOB'S BURGERS (0.7) SEASON PREMIERE
        FAMILY GUY (0.7) SEASON PREMIERE

CBS (0.58 Rating, 3.753 Million Viewers)
        60 MINUTES (0.7, -0.9)
        BIG BROTHER (1.0, -0.1)
        LOVE ISLAND (0.4, -0.1)
        NCIS: NEW ORLEANS (0.2) REPEAT

ABC (0.28 Rating, 2.091 Million Viewers)
        AMERICA'S FUNNIEST HOME VIDEOS (0.4) REPEAT
        $ELLEBRITY: THE GO-TO GIRLS (0.3)
        CARD SHARKS (0.1) REPEAT

THE CW (0.10 Rating, 0.466 Million Viewers)
        IHEARTRADIO MUSIC FESTIVAL, NIGHT 1 (0.1)


The Final Ratings for Sunday, September 27 

Average Rating: 1.26
Average Viewership: 4.873


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.