Wednesday, September 2, 2020

UPDATED Tuesday Ratings - 'NBA Basketball' Tops Night; 'Love Island' Ticks Up; 'Transplant' Has Okay Start

On September 1, 2020, ABC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 1.08 rating - followed by NBC (0.67), CBS (0.40), FOX (0.25) and The CW (0.08).

Furthermore, NBC won in total viewers with 5.588 million viewers - followed by ABC (3.170), CBS (2.703), FOX (0.969) and The CW (0.287).

FOX aired all repeats for the evening.


UPDATE - NBA Basketball and America's Got Talent were adjusted up.

ABC (1.08 Rating, 3.170 Million Viewers)
        NBA COUNTDOWN (0.5)
        NBA BASKETBALL (1.2)

NBC (0.67 Rating, 5.588 Million Viewers)
        AMERICA'S GOT TALENT (0.8, +0.1)
        TRANSPLANT (0.4) SERIES PREMIERE

CBS (0.40 Rating, 2.703 Million Viewers)
        NCIS (0.5) REPEAT
        LOVE ISLAND (0.4, +0.1)
        FBI: MOST WANTED (0.3) REPEAT

FOX (0.25 Rating, 0.969 Million Viewers)
        HELL'S KITCHEN (0.3) REPEAT
        PRODIGAL SON (0.2) REPEAT

THE CW (0.08 Rating, 0.287 Million Viewers)
        DEAD PIXELS (0.1, +0.0)
        DEAD PIXELS (0.0) REPEAT
        TELL ME A STORY (0.1, +0.0)


                                           The Final Ratings for Tuesday, September 1 

Time

Network

Show

18 - 49 Rating

Viewers (Millions)

8:00 PM

NBC

America’s Got Talent (8-10)

0.8

6.403


CBS

NCIS - R

0.5

4.306


ABC

NBA Countdown

0.5

2.095


FOX

Hell’s Kitchen - R

0.3

1.210


The CW

Dead Pixels

0.1

0.395

8:30 PM

ABC

NBA Basketball (8:30-11)

1.2

3.385


The CW

Dead Pixels - R

0.0

0.191

9:00 PM

CBS

Love Island

0.4

1.698


FOX

Prodigal Son - R

0.2

0.728


The CW

Tell Me a Story

0.1

0.281

10:00 PM

NBC

Transplant

0.4

3.958


CBS

FBI: Most Wanted - R

0.3

2.105


Average Rating: 0.40
Average Viewership: 2.230


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.