Wednesday, November 4, 2020

UPDATED Tuesday Ratings - NBC and ABC Lead Tight Night of Election Coverage

On November 3, 2020, NBC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 1.70 rating - followed by ABC (1.60), CBS (1.10), FOX (1.00) and The CW (0.10).

Furthermore, ABC won in total viewers with 6.287 million viewers - followed by NBC (5.792), CBS (4.485), FOX (2.997) and The CW (0.673).

The CW aired all repeats for the evening.



NBC (1.70 Rating, 5.792 Million Viewers)
        NBC NEWS SPECIAL: DECISION 2020 ELECTION NIGHT (1.7)

ABC (1.60 Rating, 6.287 Million Viewers)
        YOUR VOICE/YOUR VOTE: ELECTION NIGHT 2020 (1.6)

CBS (1.10 Rating, 4.485 Million Viewers)
        CBS NEWS 2020: ELECTION NIGHT - AMERICA DECIDES (1.1)

FOX (1.00 Rating, 2.997 Million Viewers)
        FOX DEMOCRACY 2020: ELECTION NIGHT (1.0)

THE CW (0.10 Rating, 0.673 Million Viewers)
        PENN & TELLER: FOOL US (0.1) REPEAT
        PENN & TELLER: FOOL US (0.1) REPEAT


The Final Ratings for Tuesday, November 3 


Average Rating: 0.93
Average Viewership: 3.485


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.