Monday, February 8, 2021

UPDATED Friday Ratings - 'Shark Tank,' 'WWE SmackDown,' 'The Blacklist' and 'Penn & Teller: Fool Us' Hold Steady

On February 5, 2021, ABC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 0.69 rating - followed by FOX (0.65), CBS (0.51), NBC (0.42) and The CW (0.12).

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 5.793 million viewers - followed by ABC (4.231), NBC (3.037), FOX (2.257) and The CW (0.859).




UPDATE - Shark Tank and The Blacklist were adjusted up.

ABC (0.69 Rating, 4.231 Million Viewers)
        SHARK TANK (0.78, -0.04)
        20/20 (0.64, +0.12)

FOX (0.65 Rating, 2.257 Million Viewers)
        WWE SMACKDOWN (0.65)

CBS (0.51 Rating, 5.793 Million Viewers)
        MACGYVER (0.52, -0.05)
        MAGNUM P.I. (0.51, -0.09)
        BLUE BLOODS (0.49, -0.06)

NBC (0.42 Rating, 3.037 Million Viewers)
        THE BLACKLIST (0.36, -0.02)
        DATELINE (0.45, +0.06)

THE CW (0.12 Rating, 0.859 Million Viewers)
        WHOSE LINE IS IT ANYWAY? (0.15, -0.04)
        WHOSE LINE IS IT ANYWAY? (0.12) REPEAT
        PENN & TELLER: FOOL US (0.11, -0.02)


The Final Ratings for Friday, February 5 

Average Rating: 0.48
Average Viewership: 3.235


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.