Wednesday, November 18, 2020

UPDATED Tuesday Ratings - 'The Bachelorette' and 'This Is Us' Drop; 'NCIS' Returns Down; 'Big Sky' Has Adequate Debut

On November 17, 2020, ABC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 1.17 rating - followed by NBC (0.90), CBS (0.80), FOX (0.30) and The CW (0.10).

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 7.983 million viewers - followed by NBC (5.847), ABC (4.495), FOX (1.236) and The CW (0.528).



UPDATE - The Bachelorette, Big Sky, FBI and NEXT were adjusted up.

ABC (1.17 Rating, 4.495 Million Viewers)
        THE BACHELORETTE (1.4, -0.3)
        BIG SKY (0.7) SERIES PREMIERE

NBC (0.90 Rating, 5.847 Million Viewers)
        THE VOICE (1.1, +0.0)
        THIS IS US (1.2, -0.1)
        TRANSPLANT (0.4, -0.1)

CBS (0.80 Rating, 7.983 Million Viewers)
        NCIS (0.9) SEASON PREMIERE
        FBI (0.9) SEASON PREMIERE
        FBI: MOST WANTED (0.6) SEASON PREMIERE

FOX (0.30 Rating, 1.236 Million Viewers)
        COSMOS: POSSIBLE WORLDS (0.3, +0.0)
        NEXT (0.3, +0.0)

THE CW (0.10 Rating, 0.528 Million Viewers)
        SWAMP THING (0.1, +0.0)
        TELL ME A STORY (0.1, +0.0)


The Final Ratings for Tuesday, November 17 

Average Rating: 0.67
Average Viewership: 4.486


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.