Tuesday, October 20, 2020

UPDATED Sunday Ratings - 'Supermarket Sweep' Posts Solid Premiere Opposite 'NFL Football' and 'MLB Baseball'

On October 18, 2020, FOX won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 3.34 rating - followed by NBC (3.11), ABC (0.65), CBS (0.56) and The CW (0.08).

Furthermore, FOX won in total viewers with 11.363 million viewers - followed by NBC (10.609), CBS (4.147), ABC (4.008) and The CW (0.358).




UPDATE - NFL Football (on NBC and FOX), MLB Baseball, America's Funniest Home Videos and 60 Minutes were adjusted up. Football Night in America and the repeat of Mom were adjusted down.

FOX (3.34 Rating, 11.363 Million Viewers)
        NFL FOOTBALL (6.1)
        THE OT (3.2)
        MLB BASEBALL (2.9)

NBC (3.11 Rating, 10.609 Million Viewers)
        FOOTBALL NIGHT IN AMERICA (1.2)
        FOOTBALL NIGHT IN AMERICA (2.1)
        NFL FOOTBALL (3.7)

ABC (0.65 Rating, 4.008 Million Viewers)
        AMERICA'S FUNNIEST HOME VIDEOS (0.6) SEASON PREMIERE
        SUPERMARKET SWEEP (1.0) SERIES PREMIERE
        WHO WANTS TO BE A MILLIONAIRE (0.6) SEASON PREMIERE
        CARD SHARKS (0.4) SEASON PREMIERE

CBS (0.56 Rating, 4.147 Million Viewers)
        60 MINUTES (0.9, -0.8)
        FERRIS BUELLER'S DAY OFF (0.5) REPEAT
        MOM (0.2) REPEAT

THE CW (0.08 Rating, 0.358 Million Viewers)
        PANDORA (0.1, +0.0)
        WHOSE LINE IS IT ANYWAY? (0.0) REPEAT
        WHOSE LINE IS IT ANYWAY? (0.1) REPEAT


The Final Ratings for Sunday, October 18 

Average Rating: 1.48
Average Viewership: 6.049


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.