Tuesday, December 8, 2020

UPDATED Saturday Ratings - 'College Football' Leads Night, with CBS Game Beating ABC and FOX

On December 5, 2020, CBS won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 1.00 rating - followed by ABC (0.70), FOX (0.40) and NBC (0.30).

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 4.218 million viewers - followed by ABC (3.377), FOX (1.834) and NBC (1.745).

UPDATE - College Football (on CBS and ABC) was adjusted up. The repeats of Ellen's Game of Games, The Wall and Saturday Night Live were adjusted down.

CBS (1.00 Rating, 4.218 Million Viewers)
        COLLEGE FOOTBALL (1.0)

ABC (0.70 Rating, 3.377 Million Viewers)
        COLLEGE FOOTBALL (0.7)

FOX (0.40 Rating, 1.834 Million Viewers)
        COLLEGE FOOTBALL (0.4)

NBC (0.30 Rating, 1.745 Million Viewers)
        THE WALL (0.3) REPEAT
        SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE (1.2, -1.4)

The Final Ratings for Saturday, December 5 

Average Rating: 0.60
Average Viewership: 2.978

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.