Monday, September 14, 2020

UPDATED Thursday Ratings - 'NFL Football' Opens Season with 20.5 Million Viewers; 'Big Brother' Ticks Up

On September 10, 2020, NBC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 6.30 rating - followed by CBS (0.60), ABC (0.37), FOX (0.25) and The CW (0.10).

Furthermore, NBC won in total viewers with 19.489 million viewers - followed by CBS (2.547), ABC (2.172), FOX (1.178) and The CW (0.746).

FOX aired all repeats for the evening.


UPDATE - NFL Football, Football Night in America, Big Brother and Holey Moley were adjusted up.

NBC (6.30 Rating, 19.489 Million Viewers)
        FOOTBALL NIGHT IN AMERICA (4.3)
        NFL FOOTBALL (6.7)

CBS (0.60 Rating, 2.547 Million Viewers)
        BIG BROTHER (1.1, +0.1)
        LOVE ISLAND (0.4, +0.0)
        BULL (0.3) REPEAT

ABC (0.37 Rating, 2.172 Million Viewers)
        HOLEY MOLEY (0.5, +0.0) SEASON FINALE
        HOLEY MOLEY (0.3, -0.2)
        SHARK ATTACK: THE PAIGE WINTER STORY (0.3)

FOX (0.25 Rating, 1.178 Million Viewers)
        24 HOURS TO HELL AND BACK (0.3) REPEAT
        LAST MAN STANDING (0.2) REPEAT
        LAST MAN STANDING (0.2) REPEAT

THE CW (0.10 Rating, 0.746 Million Viewers)
        MYSTERIES DECODED (0.1, +0.0)
        PENN & TELLER: FOOL US (0.1) REPEAT


                                          The Final Ratings for Thursday, September 10 

Time

Network

Show

18 - 49 Rating

Viewers (Millions)

8:00 PM

NBC

Football Night in America

4.3

14.257


CBS

Big Brother

1.1

4.074


ABC

Holey Moley

0.5

2.982


FOX

24 Hours to Hell and Back - R

0.3

1.194


The CW

Mysteries Decoded

0.1

0.815

8:30 PM

NBC

NFL Football (8:30-11)

6.7

20.535

9:00 PM

CBS

Love Island

0.4

1.655


ABC

Holey Moley

0.3

1.757


FOX

Last Man Standing - R

0.2

1.065


The CW

Penn & Teller: Fool Us - R

0.1

0.677

9:30 PM

FOX

Last Man Standing - R

0.2

1.257

10:00 PM

CBS

Bull - R

0.3

1.913


ABC

Shark Attack: The Paige Winter Story

0.3

1.776


Average Rating: 1.14
Average Viewership: 4.151


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.