Friday, September 18, 2020

UPDATED Thursday Ratings - 'Holey Moley' Special Rises; 'Big Brother,' 'Love Island' and 'Mysteries Decoded' Steady

On September 17, 2020, CBS won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 0.60 rating - followed by ABC (0.40), FOX (0.35), NBC (0.27) and The CW (0.10).

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 2.549 million viewers - followed by ABC (2.490), NBC (2.109), FOX (1.314) and The CW (0.703).

NBC and FOX aired all repeats for the evening.

UPDATE - Love Island, Holey Moley and the repeats of Match Game and Law & Order: SVU were adjusted down.

CBS (0.60 Rating, 2.549 Million Viewers)
        BIG BROTHER (1.0, +0.0)
        LOVE ISLAND (0.4, +0.0)

ABC (0.40 Rating, 2.490 Million Viewers)
        CELEBRITY FAMILY FEUD (0.6) REPEAT
        HOLEY MOLEY (0.4, +0.1)
        MATCH GAME (0.2) REPEAT

FOX (0.35 Rating, 1.314 Million Viewers)
        24 HOURS TO HELL AND BACK (0.4) REPEAT
        THE MASKED SINGER (0.3) REPEAT

NBC (0.27 Rating, 2.109 Million Viewers)
        TRANSPLANT (0.3) REPEAT
        TRANSPLANT (0.3) REPEAT
        LAW & ORDER: SVU (0.2) REPEAT

THE CW (0.10 Rating, 0.703 Million Viewers)
        MYSTERIES DECODED (0.1, +0.0)
        PENN & TELLER: FOOL US (0.1) REPEAT


The Final Ratings for Thursday, September 17 

Average Rating: 0.36
Average Viewership: 1.975


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.