Wednesday, February 17, 2021

UPDATED Saturday Ratings - 'Saturday Night Live' Ties Season Low with Regina King; 'NBA Basketball' Tops Primetime for ABC

On February 13, 2021, ABC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 0.64 rating - followed by NBC (0.34), CBS (0.28) and FOX (0.19).

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 2.641 million viewers - followed by ABC (2.399), NBC (1.958) and FOX (1.002).

FOX aired all repeats for the evening.


UPDATE - NBA Basketball and the repeats of Clarice and 9-1-1 were adjusted up. Saturday Night Live and the repeats of Ellen's Game of Games and Dateline were adjusted down.

ABC (0.64 Rating, 2.399 Million Viewers)
        NBA COUNTDOWN (0.33)
        NBA BASKETBALL (0.70)

NBC (0.34 Rating, 1.958 Million Viewers)
        ELLEN'S GAME OF GAMES (0.32) REPEAT
        DATELINE (0.31) REPEAT
        SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE (0.39) REPEAT
        SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE (1.20, -0.36)

CBS (0.28 Rating, 2.641 Million Viewers)
        FBI: MOST WANTED (0.24) REPEAT
        CLARICE (0.27) REPEAT
        48 HOURS (0.32, -0.06)

FOX (0.19 Rating, 1.002 Million Viewers)
        9-1-1 (0.16) REPEAT
        NAME THAT TUNE (0.21) REPEAT


The Final Ratings for Saturday, February 13 

Average Rating: 0.36
Average Viewership: 2.000


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.