Tuesday, March 9, 2021

UPDATED Saturday Ratings - '48 Hours' and 'Saturday Night Live' Repeat Lead Overall Night Full of Repeats

On March 6, 2021, NBC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 0.23 rating - followed by ABC (0.23), CBS (0.22) and FOX (0.18).

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 2.443 million viewers - followed by NBC (1.747), ABC (1.621) and FOX (0.953).

ABC, NBC and FOX aired all repeats for the evening.


UPDATE - The repeat of 9-1-1 was adjusted up.

NBC (0.23 Rating, 1.747 Million Viewers)
        THE VOICE (0.22) REPEAT
        DEBRIS (0.20) REPEAT
        SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE (0.26) REPEAT

ABC (0.23 Rating, 1.621 Million Viewers)
        SHARK TANK (0.22) REPEAT
        AMERICAN IDOL (0.23) REPEAT

CBS (0.22 Rating, 2.443 Million Viewers)
        NCIS: NEW ORLEANS (0.21) REPEAT
        BULL (0.18) REPEAT
        48 HOURS (0.27, -0.01)

FOX (0.18 Rating, 0.953 Million Viewers)
        9-1-1 (0.16) REPEAT
        NAME THAT TUNE (0.20) REPEAT


The Final Ratings for Saturday, March 6 

Average Rating: 0.22
Average Viewership: 1.691


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.