Tuesday, March 2, 2021

UPDATED Saturday Ratings - 'Saturday Night Live' Ticks Down with Nick Jonas as Host and Musical Guest; '48 Hours' Also Dips

On February 27, 2021, ABC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 0.41 rating - followed by CBS (0.26), NBC (0.21) and FOX (0.21).

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 2.723 million viewers - followed by ABC (1.779), NBC (1.392) and FOX (0.981).




UPDATE - NBA Basketball, Boxing and the repeat of FBI were adjusted up. Saturday Night Live and the repeats of Kenan and Weakest Link were adjusted down.

ABC (0.41 Rating, 1.779 Million Viewers)
        NBA COUNTDOWN (0.25)
        NBA BASKETBALL (0.44)

CBS (0.26 Rating, 2.723 Million Viewers)
        FBI (0.27) REPEAT
        FBI: MOST WANTED (0.23) REPEAT
        48 HOURS (0.28, -0.08)

NBC (0.21 Rating, 1.392 Million Viewers)
        YOUNG ROCK (0.19) REPEAT
        KENAN (0.17) REPEAT
        WEAKEST LINK (0.13) REPEAT
        SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE (0.31) REPEAT
        SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE (1.10, -0.10)

FOX (0.21 Rating, 0.981 Million Viewers)
        BOXING (0.21)


The Final Ratings for Saturday, February 27 

Average Rating: 0.27
Average Viewership: 1.719


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.