Friday, February 26, 2021

Thursday Ratings - 'The Hustler' and 'Mr. Mayor' Finales Remain Steady; 'Young Sheldon' and 'B Positive' Rise

On February 25, 2021, ABC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 0.63 rating - followed by CBS (0.62), FOX (0.57), NBC (0.50) and The CW (0.12).

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 4.883 million viewers - followed by ABC (4.380), NBC (2.882), FOX (2.465) and The CW (0.645).

The CW aired all repeats for the evening.


ABC (0.63 Rating, 4.380 Million Viewers)
        CELEBRITY WHEEL OF FORTUNE (0.82, -0.04)
        THE CHASE (0.64, +0.00)
        THE HUSTLER (0.44, -0.02) SEASON FINALE

CBS (0.62 Rating, 4.883 Million Viewers)
        YOUNG SHELDON (0.95, +0.11)
        B POSITIVE (0.69, +0.09)
        MOM (0.66, +0.01)
        THE UNICORN (0.53, +0.08)
        CLARICE (0.43, -0.01)

FOX (0.57 Rating, 2.465 Million Viewers)
        HELL'S KITCHEN (0.67, -0.06)
        CALL ME KAT (0.49, +0.00)
        LAST MAN STANDING (0.45, +0.06)

NBC (0.50 Rating, 2.882 Million Viewers)
        MR. MAYOR (0.45, -0.03) SEASON FINALE
        SUPERSTORE (0.46, +0.07)
        LAW & ORDER: SVU (0.66, -0.08)
        DATELINE (0.39, +0.05)

THE CW (0.12 Rating, 0.645 Million Viewers)
        WALKER (0.16) REPEAT
        LEGACIES (0.07) REPEAT


The Final Ratings for Thursday, February 25 


Average Rating: 0.49
Average Viewership: 3.051


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.