Tuesday, March 23, 2021

UPDATED Sunday Ratings - 'Who Wants to Be a Millionaire' Finale Steady; 'Cherries Wild,' 'Bless the Harts' and 'The Great North' Dip

On March 21, 2021, CBS won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 0.71 rating - followed by ABC (0.66), FOX (0.35), NBC (0.29) and The CW (0.09).

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 4.874 million viewers - followed by ABC (4.818), NBC (1.720), FOX (1.100) and The CW (0.426).




UPDATE - 60 Minutes, Cherries Wild and Bless the Harts were adjusted up.

CBS (0.71 Rating, 4.874 Million Viewers)
        2021 NCAA BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT (2.03)
        60 MINUTES (0.93, -0.02)
        THE EQUALIZER (0.50) REPEAT
        NCIS: LOS ANGELES (0.39) REPEAT
        NCIS: NEW ORLEANS (0.34) REPEAT

ABC (0.66 Rating, 4.818 Million Viewers)
        AMERICA'S FUNNIEST HOME VIDEOS (0.60, -0.07)
        AMERICAN IDOL (0.81, -0.02)
        WHO WANTS TO BE A MILLIONAIRE (0.40, +0.02) SEASON FINALE

FOX (0.35 Rating, 1.100 Million Viewers)
        CHERRIES WILD (0.27, -0.13)
        BLESS THE HARTS (0.26, -0.07)
        THE SIMPSONS (0.41, -0.07)
        THE GREAT NORTH (0.35, -0.06)
        BOB'S BURGERS (0.43, -0.04)
        FAMILY GUY (0.39) REPEAT

NBC (0.29 Rating, 1.720 Million Viewers)
        THE VOICE (0.25) REPEAT
        ELLEN'S GAME OF GAMES (0.32, -0.02)
        GOOD GIRLS (0.32, +0.00)

THE CW (0.09 Rating, 0.426 Million Viewers)
        BATWOMAN (0.11, +0.01)
        CHARMED (0.06, -0.03)


The Final Ratings for Sunday, March 21 

Average Rating: 0.42
Average Viewership: 2.588


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.