Friday, November 6, 2020

UPDATED Thursday Ratings - 'The Bachelorette' Ticks Up with Dramatic Switch; 'Young Sheldon' and 'Mom' Return Down

On November 5, 2020, FOX won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 3.80 rating - followed by ABC (1.27), CBS (0.48), NBC (0.47) and The CW (0.20).

Furthermore, FOX won in total viewers with 13.169 million viewers - followed by ABC (4.808), CBS (4.047), NBC (2.187) and The CW (0.731).




UPDATE - Final numbers were released for the latest night of election coverage. NFL Football and The Bachelorette were adjusted up.

FOX (3.80 Rating, 13.169 Million Viewers)
        NFL FOOTBALL (3.8)

ABC (1.27 Rating, 4.808 Million Viewers)
        THE BACHELORETTE (1.6, +0.3)
        YOUR VOICE/YOUR VOTE: ELECTION NIGHT 2020 (0.6)

CBS (0.48 Rating, 4.047 Million Viewers)
        YOUNG SHELDON (0.7) SEASON PREMIERE
        B POSITIVE (0.6) SERIES PREMIERE
        MOM (0.6) SEASON PREMIERE
        YOUNG SHELDON (0.4) REPEAT
        CBS NEWS 2020: ELECTION NIGHT (0.3)

NBC (0.47 Rating, 2.187 Million Viewers)
        SUPERSTORE (0.5, -0.1)
        SUPERSTORE (0.3) REPEAT
        NBC NEWS SPECIAL: DECISION 2020 (0.5)

THE CW (0.20 Rating, 0.731 Million Viewers)
        SUPERNATURAL (0.3, +0.1)
        THE OUTPOST (0.1, +0.0)


The Final Ratings for Thursday, November 5 

Average Rating: 0.79
Average Viewership: 3.956


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.