Tuesday, October 27, 2020

UPDATED Saturday Ratings - 'World Series' and 'College Football' Lead Night; 'Saturday Night Live' Steady with Adele

On October 24, 2020, FOX won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 2.30 rating - followed by ABC (1.40), CBS (0.27) and NBC (0.23).

Furthermore, FOX won in total viewers with 9.332 million viewers - followed by ABC (5.118), CBS (2.148) and NBC (1.621).




UPDATE - 2020 World Series, College Football and 48 Hours were adjusted up. Saturday Night Live and the repeats of Weakest Link and Ellen's Game of Games were adjusted down.

FOX (2.30 Rating, 9.332 Million Viewers)
        2020 WORLD SERIES (2.3)

ABC (1.40 Rating, 5.118 Million Viewers)
        COLLEGE FOOTBALL (1.4)

CBS (0.27 Rating, 2.148 Million Viewers)
        MANHUNT: DEADLY GAMES (0.2, +0.0)
        MANHUNT: DEADLY GAMES (0.2, +0.0)
        48 HOURS (0.4, +0.1)

NBC (0.23 Rating, 1.621 Million Viewers)
        WEAKEST LINK (0.2) REPEAT
        ELLEN'S GAME OF GAMES (0.2) REPEAT
        SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE (0.3) REPEAT
        SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE (1.4, +0.0)


The Final Ratings for Saturday, October 24 

Average Rating: 0.73
Average Viewership: 3.643


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.