Friday, April 2, 2021

Thursday Ratings - 'SVU' Surges with Stabler's Return; 'United States of Al' Has Okay Start; 'B Positive' and 'Clarice' Drop

On April 1, 2021, NBC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 1.30 rating - followed by ABC (0.70), FOX (0.48), CBS (0.45) and The CW (0.12).

Furthermore, NBC won in total viewers with 6.628 million viewers - followed by CBS (4.258), ABC (3.985), FOX (1.830) and The CW (0.662).

The CW aired all repeats for the evening.


NBC (1.30 Rating, 6.628 Million Viewers)
        MANIFEST (0.65) SEASON PREMIERE
        LAW & ORDER: SVU (1.69, +1.03)
        LAW & ORDER: ORGANIZED CRIME (1.56) SERIES PREMIERE

ABC (0.70 Rating, 3.985 Million Viewers)
        STATION 19 (0.78, -0.02)
        GREY'S ANATOMY (0.92, -0.01)
        A MILLION LITTLE THINGS (0.39, -0.09)

FOX (0.48 Rating, 1.830 Million Viewers)
        HELL'S KITCHEN (0.71, -0.09)
        THE MOODYS (0.25) SEASON PREMIERE

CBS (0.45 Rating, 4.258 Million Viewers)
        YOUNG SHELDON (0.69, -0.05)
        UNITED STATES OF AL (0.58) SERIES PREMIERE
        MOM (0.55, +0.04)
        B POSITIVE (0.42, -0.17)
        CLARICE (0.24, -0.12)

THE CW (0.12 Rating, 0.662 Million Viewers)
        PENN & TELLER: FOOL US (0.12) REPEAT
        PENN & TELLER: FOOL US (0.11) REPEAT


The Preliminary Ratings for Thursday, April 1 


Average Rating: 0.61
Average Viewership: 3.473


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.