Thursday, December 17, 2020

UPDATED Wednesday Ratings - 'The Masked Singer' and 'The Amazing Race' Finales Rise; 'Devils' Finale Remains Steady

On December 16, 2020, FOX won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 1.55 rating - followed by CBS (0.60), ABC (0.60), NBC (0.47) and The CW (0.10).

Furthermore, FOX won in total viewers with 6.427 million viewers - followed by CBS (4.333), ABC (3.212), NBC (2.921) and The CW (0.384).

NBC aired all repeats for the evening.


UPDATE - The Masked Singer and The Great Christmas Light Fight were adjusted up.

FOX (1.55 Rating, 6.427 Million Viewers)
        THE MASKED SINGER (1.3)
        THE MASKED SINGER (1.8, +0.7) SEASON FINALE

CBS (0.60 Rating, 4.333 Million Viewers)
        THE AMAZING RACE (0.8, +0.1) SEASON FINALE
        SEAL TEAM (0.5, -0.1)
        S.W.A.T. (0.5, +0.0)

ABC (0.60 Rating, 3.212 Million Viewers)
        THE GREAT CHRISTMAS LIGHT FIGHT (0.7, +0.0)
        FOR LIFE (0.4, +0.0)

NBC (0.47 Rating, 2.921 Million Viewers)
        CHRISTMAS SPECTACULAR STARRING THE RADIO CITY ROCKETTES (0.4) REPEAT
        A SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE CHRISTMAS (0.5) REPEAT

THE CW (0.10 Rating, 0.384 Million Viewers)
        DEVILS (0.1, +0.0) SEASON FINALE
        PENN & TELLER: FOOL US (0.1) REPEAT


The Final Ratings for Wednesday, December 16 

Average Rating: 0.65
Average Viewership: 3.500


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.