Thursday, October 1, 2020

UPDATED Wednesday Ratings - '2020 NBA Finals' Leads Night; 'The 100' Series Finale and 'The Masked Singer' Rise

On September 30, 2020, ABC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 2.17 rating - followed by FOX (1.55), CBS (0.60), NBC (0.40) and The CW (0.15).

Furthermore, ABC won in total viewers with 5.818 million viewers - followed by FOX (5.692), CBS (2.783), NBC (2.205) and The CW (0.560).

NBC aired all repeats for the evening.


UPDATE - 2020 NBA Finals, The Masked Singer, I Can See Your Voice and the 8PM repeat of Ellen's Game of Games were adjusted up. Jimmy Kimmel Live and NBA Countdown were adjusted down.

ABC (2.17 Rating, 5.818 Million Viewers)
        JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE (0.6)
        NBA COUNTDOWN (0.8)
        2020 NBA FINALS (2.9)

FOX (1.55 Rating, 5.692 Million Viewers)
        THE MASKED SINGER (1.9, +0.3)
        I CAN SEE YOUR VOICE (1.2, +0.0)

CBS (0.60 Rating, 2.783 Million Viewers)
        BIG BROTHER (1.0, -0.2)
        LOVE ISLAND (0.5, -0.1) SEASON FINALE
        48 HOURS: SUSPICION (0.3, -0.1)

NBC (0.40 Rating, 2.205 Million Viewers)
        ELLEN'S GAME OF GAMES (0.5) REPEAT
        ELLEN'S GAME OF GAMES (0.4) REPEAT
        WEAKEST LINK (0.3) REPEAT

THE CW (0.15 Rating, 0.560 Million Viewers)
        THE 100 (0.2, +0.1) SERIES FINALE
        PENN & TELLER: FOOL US (0.1) REPEAT


The Final Ratings for Wednesday, September 30 

Average Rating: 0.82
Average Viewership: 3.088


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.