Tuesday, February 16, 2021

UPDATED Friday Ratings - 'MacGyver,' 'Magnum P.I.' and 'Blue Bloods' Hold Steady; '20/20' and 'Dateline' Drop

On February 12, 2021, ABC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 0.63 rating - followed by FOX (0.57), CBS (0.51), NBC (0.34) and The CW (0.09).

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 5.667 million viewers - followed by ABC (3.706), NBC (2.978), FOX (1.990) and The CW (0.680).

The CW aired all repeats for the evening.


UPDATE - WWE SmackDown was adjusted up.

ABC (0.63 Rating, 3.706 Million Viewers)
        SHARK TANK (0.71, -0.07)
        20/20 (0.59, -0.05)

FOX (0.57 Rating, 1.990 Million Viewers)
        WWE SMACKDOWN (0.57)

CBS (0.51 Rating, 5.667 Million Viewers)
        MACGYVER (0.50, -0.02)
        MAGNUM P.I. (0.51, +0.00)
        BLUE BLOODS (0.52, +0.03)

NBC (0.34 Rating, 2.978 Million Viewers)
        THE BLACKLIST (0.35, -0.01)
        DATELINE (0.33, -0.12)

THE CW (0.09 Rating, 0.680 Million Viewers)
        GO-BIG SHOW (0.08) REPEAT
        PENN & TELLER: FOOL US (0.09) REPEAT


The Final Ratings for Friday, February 12 

Average Rating: 0.43
Average Viewership: 3.004


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.