Tuesday, December 22, 2020

UPDATED Saturday Ratings - 'SEC Championship' Towers Over All Other Programs; 'Saturday Night Live' with Kristen Wiig Rises

On December 19, 2020, CBS won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 2.20 rating - followed by ABC (0.40), FOX (0.25) and NBC (0.23).

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 8.921 million viewers - followed by ABC (1.882), NBC (1.544) and FOX (0.877).

FOX aired all repeats for the evening.


UPDATE - CBS' College Football and Saturday Night Live were adjusted up. The repeats of The Masked Singer and The Wall were adjusted down.

CBS (2.20 Rating, 8.921 Million Viewers)
        COLLEGE FOOTBALL (2.2)

ABC (0.40 Rating, 1.882 Million Viewers)
        COLLEGE FOOTBALL (0.4)

FOX (0.25 Rating, 0.877 Million Viewers)
        THE MASKED SINGER (0.2) REPEAT
        THE MASKED SINGER (0.3) REPEAT

NBC (0.23 Rating, 1.544 Million Viewers)
        GLOBAL CITIZEN PRIZE (0.2)
        THE WALL (0.2) REPEAT
        SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE (0.3) REPEAT
        SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE (1.4, +0.1)


The Final Ratings for Saturday, December 19 

Average Rating: 0.65
Average Viewership: 2.965


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.