Tuesday, December 22, 2020

UPDATED Monday Ratings - 'The Bachelorette' Sees Slight Increase Before Finale; 'NEXT' Remains Low

On December 21, 2020, ABC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 0.93 rating - followed by CBS (0.32), NBC (0.30), FOX (0.20) and The CW (0.10).

Furthermore, ABC won in total viewers with 3.972 million viewers - followed by CBS (2.610), NBC (1.399), FOX (1.051) and The CW (0.681).

CBS, NBC and The CW aired all repeats for the evening.

UPDATE - The repeats of The Neighborhood and Bob Hearts Abishola were adjusted up.

ABC (0.93 Rating, 3.972 Million Viewers)
        THE BACHELORETTE (1.2, +0.1)
        CMA COUNTRY CHRISTMAS (0.4) REPEAT

CBS (0.32 Rating, 2.610 Million Viewers)
        THE NEIGHBORHOOD (0.6) REPEAT
        BOB HEARTS ABISHOLA (0.5) REPEAT
        KID OF THE YEAR (0.2) REPEAT
        BULL (0.2) REPEAT

NBC (0.30 Rating, 1.399 Million Viewers)
        DR. SEUSS' THE GRINCH MUSICAL! (0.3) REPEAT
        WEAKEST LINK (0.3) REPEAT

FOX (0.20 Rating, 1.051 Million Viewers)
        NEXT (0.2, +0.0)
        COSMOS: POSSIBLE WORLDS (0.2, -0.1)

THE CW (0.10 Rating, 0.681 Million Viewers)
        GRANDMA GOT RUN OVER BY A REINDEER (0.1) REPEAT
        GREATEST HOLIDAY COMMERCIALS COUNTDOWN (0.1) REPEAT


The Final Ratings for Monday, December 21 


Average Rating: 0.36
Average Viewership: 2.075


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.