Friday, September 4, 2020

UPDATED Thursday Ratings - 'To Tell the Truth' Finale Drops; 'Big Brother,' 'Love Island' and 'Mysteries Decoded' Steady

On September 3, 2020, CBS won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 0.63 rating - followed by ABC (0.43), FOX (0.40), NBC (0.33) and The CW (0.10).

Furthermore, ABC won in total viewers with 3.033 million viewers - followed by CBS (2.450), NBC (2.213), FOX (1.364) and The CW (0.665).

NBC and FOX aired all repeats for the evening.


UPDATE - Big Brother and the repeats of Beat Shazam, The Wall and Law & Order: SVU were adjusted up.

CBS (0.63 Rating, 2.450 Million Viewers)
        BIG BROTHER (1.1, +0.1)
        LOVE ISLAND (0.4, +0.0)

ABC (0.43 Rating, 3.033 Million Viewers)
        HOLEY MOLEY (0.5, -0.1)
        TO TELL THE TRUTH (0.4, -0.2)
        TO TELL THE TRUTH (0.4, -0.2) SEASON FINALE

FOX (0.40 Rating, 1.364 Million Viewers)
        BEAT SHAZAM (0.4) REPEAT
        BEAT SHAZAM (0.4) REPEAT

NBC (0.33 Rating, 2.213 Million Viewers)
        THE WALL (0.4) REPEAT
        TRANSPLANT (0.3) REPEAT
        LAW & ORDER: SVU (0.3) REPEAT

THE CW (0.10 Rating, 0.665 Million Viewers)
        MYSTERIES DECODED (0.1, +0.0)
        PENN & TELLER: FOOL US (0.1) REPEAT


                                        The Final Ratings for Thursday, September 3 

Time

Network

Show

18 - 49 Rating

Viewers (Millions)

8:00 PM

CBS

Big Brother

1.1

4.223


ABC

Holey Moley

0.5

3.152


NBC

The Wall - R

0.4

2.568


FOX

Beat Shazam - R

0.4

1.384


The CW

Mysteries Decoded

0.1

0.761

9:00 PM

ABC

To Tell the Truth

0.4

3.002


CBS

Love Island (8-10)

0.4

1.563


FOX

Beat Shazam - R

0.4

1.344


NBC

Transplant - R

0.3

2.058


The CW

Penn & Teller: Fool Us - R

0.1

0.568

10:00 PM

ABC

To Tell the Truth

0.4

2.944


NBC

Law & Order: SVU - R

0.3

2.012


Average Rating: 0.40
Average Viewership: 2.132


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.