Wednesday, January 20, 2021

UPDATED Sunday Ratings - 'The Great North' Soars with Second Post-Football Preview; 'Batwoman' Returns Down

On January 17, 2021, FOX won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 8.09 rating - followed by CBS (0.67), ABC (0.43), NBC (0.30) and The CW (0.09).

Furthermore, FOX won in total viewers with 28.618 million viewers - followed by CBS (6.174), ABC (3.192), NBC (1.402) and The CW (0.413).

NBC aired all repeats for the evening.


UPDATE - NFL Football, 60 Minutes and The Rookie were adjusted up. The Great North was adjusted down.

FOX (8.09 Rating, 28.618 Million Viewers)
        NFL FOOTBALL (9.93)
        THE GREAT NORTH (2.13, +1.44)
        FAMILY GUY (1.13, +0.43)

CBS (0.67 Rating, 6.174 Million Viewers)
        60 MINUTES (1.19, -0.92)
        NCIS: LOS ANGELES (0.61, -0.06)
        NCIS: NEW ORLEANS (0.50, -0.01)
        NCIS (0.37) REPEAT

ABC (0.43 Rating, 3.192 Million Viewers)
        AMERICA'S FUNNIEST HOME VIDEOS (0.55, -0.16)
        WHO WANTS TO BE A MILLIONAIRE (0.39, -0.14)
        CARD SHARKS (0.31, +0.01)
        THE ROOKIE (0.48, +0.03)

NBC (0.30 Rating, 1.402 Million Viewers)
        WEAKEST LINK (0.28) REPEAT
        THE WALL (0.29) REPEAT
        AMERICAN NINJA WARRIOR (0.32) REPEAT

THE CW (0.09 Rating, 0.413 Million Viewers)
        BATWOMAN (0.15) SEASON PREMIERE
        ALL AMERICAN STORIES (0.03) REPEAT


The Final Ratings for Sunday, January 17 

Average Rating: 1.17
Average Viewership: 5.461


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.