Monday, March 8, 2021

UPDATED Friday Ratings - 'MacGyver' Drops; 'Shark Tank,' 'WWE SmackDown,' 'Blue Bloods,' 'The Blacklist' and 'Fool Us' Steady

On March 5, 2021, ABC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 0.62 rating - followed by FOX (0.60), CBS (0.48), NBC (0.38) and The CW (0.14).

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 5.476 million viewers - followed by ABC (3.904), NBC (2.849), FOX (2.252) and The CW (0.715).




UPDATE - Blue Bloods was adjusted up.

ABC (0.62 Rating, 3.904 Million Viewers)
        SHARK TANK (0.71, -0.03)
        20/20 (0.57, -0.06)

FOX (0.60 Rating, 2.252 Million Viewers)
        WWE SMACKDOWN (0.60)

CBS (0.48 Rating, 5.476 Million Viewers)
        MACGYVER (0.45, -0.12)
        MAGNUM P.I. (0.53, -0.02)
        BLUE BLOODS (0.47, -0.05)

NBC (0.38 Rating, 2.849 Million Viewers)
        THE BLACKLIST (0.35, +0.04)
        DATELINE (0.39, +0.10)

THE CW (0.14 Rating, 0.715 Million Viewers)
        WHOSE LINE IS IT ANYWAY? (0.15) REPEAT
        WHOSE LINE IS IT ANYWAY? (0.18) REPEAT
        PENN & TELLER: FOOL US (0.11, -0.01)


The Final Ratings for Friday, March 5 

Average Rating: 0.44
Average Viewership: 3.039


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.