Tuesday, February 23, 2021

UPDATED Sunday Ratings - FOX's Entire Lineup Plummets; 'The Equalizer' and 'American Idol' Also Drop; 'Batwoman' Steady

On February 21, 2021, ABC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 0.86 rating - followed by CBS (0.69), FOX (0.41), NBC (0.34) and The CW (0.10).

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 7.130 million viewers - followed by ABC (5.704), NBC (2.505), FOX (1.179) and The CW (0.395).




UPDATE - 60 Minutes, The Equalizer and Cherries Wild were adjusted up.

ABC (0.86 Rating, 5.704 Million Viewers)
        AMERICA'S FUNNIEST HOME VIDEOS (0.84, +0.01)
        AMERICAN IDOL (1.01, -0.16)
        THE ROOKIE (0.59, -0.03)

CBS (0.69 Rating, 7.130 Million Viewers)
        60 MINUTES (0.78, +0.01)
        THE EQUALIZER (0.81, -0.12)
        NCIS: LOS ANGELES (0.61, -0.09)
        NCIS: NEW ORLEANS (0.55, +0.00)

FOX (0.41 Rating, 1.179 Million Viewers)
        CHERRIES WILD (0.26) SERIES PREMIERE
        BLESS THE HARTS (0.25, -0.45)
        THE SIMPSONS (0.49, -0.09)
        THE GREAT NORTH (0.43, -1.70)
        BOB'S BURGERS (0.49, -0.03)
        FAMILY GUY (0.52, -0.61)

NBC (0.34 Rating, 2.505 Million Viewers)
        WEAKEST LINK (0.32) REPEAT
        THE WALL (0.31) REPEAT
        THE WIDOWER (0.37, -0.02) SEASON FINALE

THE CW (0.10 Rating, 0.395 Million Viewers)
        BATWOMAN (0.13, +0.02)
        CHARMED (0.06, -0.03)


The Final Ratings for Sunday, February 21 

Average Rating: 0.48
Average Viewership: 3.383


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.