Tuesday, December 1, 2020

UPDATED Friday Ratings - 'How the Grinch Stole Christmas' and 'Minions Holiday Special' Lead Primetime for NBC

On November 27, 2020, FOX won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 0.60 rating - followed by NBC (0.57), ABC (0.47), CBS (0.38) and The CW (0.15).

Furthermore, NBC won in total viewers with 3.359 million viewers - followed by ABC (2.581), CBS (2.576), FOX (2.141) and The CW (0.906).



UPDATE - The repeats of Santa Claus Is Comin' to Town, Frosty the Snowman and Frosty Returns were adjusted up.

FOX (0.60 Rating, 2.141 Million Viewers)
        WWE SMACKDOWN (0.6)

NBC (0.57 Rating, 3.359 Million Viewers)
        HOW THE GRINCH STOLE CHRISTMAS (0.7) REPEAT
        MINIONS HOLIDAY SPECIAL (0.7)
        DATELINE (0.5) REPEAT

ABC (0.47 Rating, 2.581 Million Viewers)
        SANTA CLAUS IS COMIN' TO TOWN (0.6) REPEAT
        20/20 (0.4, -0.2)

CBS (0.38 Rating, 2.576 Million Viewers)
        FROSTY THE SNOWMAN (0.6) REPEAT
        FROSTY RETURNS (0.5) REPEAT
        CBS NEWS SUNDAY MORNING (0.3)
        BLUE BLOODS (0.3) REPEAT

THE CW (0.15 Rating, 0.906 Million Viewers)
        WORLD'S FUNNIEST ANIMALS (0.1, +0.0)
        WORLD'S FUNNIEST ANIMALS (0.1) REPEAT
        GRANDMA GOT RUN OVER BY A REINDEER (0.2) REPEAT


The Final Ratings for Friday, November 27 

Average Rating: 0.43
Average Viewership: 2.408


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.