Tuesday, February 9, 2021

UPDATED Saturday Ratings - 'Saturday Night Live' Rises with Dan Levy; 'NFL Honors' and 'NBA Basketball' Lead Primetime

On February 6, 2021, ABC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 0.54 rating - followed by CBS (0.47), NBC (0.30) and FOX (0.18).

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 2.913 million viewers - followed by ABC (2.066), NBC (1.762) and FOX (1.063).

FOX aired all repeats for the evening.


UPDATE - NBA Basketball and the repeat of Saturday Night Live were adjusted up. Saturday Night Live and the repeats of Ellen's Game of Games and Law & Order: SVU were adjusted down.

ABC (0.54 Rating, 2.066 Million Viewers)
        NBA COUNTDOWN (0.26)
        NBA BASKETBALL (0.60)

CBS (0.47 Rating, 2.913 Million Viewers)
        SUPER BOWL GREATEST COMMERCIALS 2021 (0.42) REPEAT
        NFL HONORS (0.49)

NBC (0.30 Rating, 1.762 Million Viewers)
        ELLEN'S GAME OF GAMES (0.32) REPEAT
        LAW & ORDER: SVU (0.21) REPEAT
        SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE (0.36) REPEAT
        SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE (1.56, +0.12)

FOX (0.18 Rating, 1.063 Million Viewers)
        9-1-1 (0.12) REPEAT
        NAME THAT TUNE (0.23) REPEAT


The Final Ratings for Saturday, February 6 

Average Rating: 0.37
Average Viewership: 1.951


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.