Monday, February 22, 2021

UPDATED Friday Ratings - 'Shark Tank' and 'WWE SmackDown' Lead Night Once More; 'MacGyver' and 'Magnum P.I.' Also Steady

On February 19, 2021, FOX won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 0.59 rating - followed by ABC (0.55), CBS (0.50), NBC (0.38) and The CW (0.12).

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 5.112 million viewers - followed by ABC (3.673), NBC (3.175), FOX (2.217) and The CW (0.714).




UPDATE - Shark Tank, WWE SmackDown and MacGyver were adjusted up.

FOX (0.59 Rating, 2.217 Million Viewers)
        WWE SMACKDOWN (0.59)

ABC (0.55 Rating, 3.673 Million Viewers)
        SHARK TANK (0.72, +0.01)
        20/20 (0.47, -0.12)

CBS (0.50 Rating, 5.112 Million Viewers)
        MACGYVER (0.57, +0.07)
        MAGNUM P.I. (0.55, +0.04)
        BLUE BLOODS (0.38) REPEAT

NBC (0.38 Rating, 3.175 Million Viewers)
        THE BLACKLIST (0.35, +0.00)
        THE WIDOWER (0.39, -0.10)

THE CW (0.12 Rating, 0.714 Million Viewers)
        WHOSE LINE IS IT ANYWAY? (0.15, +0.00)
        WHOSE LINE IS IT ANYWAY? (0.12) REPEAT
        PENN & TELLER: FOOL US (0.10, -0.01)


The Final Ratings for Friday, February 19 

Average Rating: 0.43
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.