Monday, May 10, 2021

UPDATED Friday Ratings - 'WWE SmackDown' Leads Night; 'Dynasty' Returns Low; 'Shark Tank' and 'Magnum P.I.' Drop

On May 7, 2021, FOX won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 0.65 rating - followed by ABC (0.46), CBS (0.40), NBC (0.39) and The CW (0.07).

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 4.659 million viewers - followed by ABC (3.298), NBC (2.932), FOX (2.282) and The CW (0.302).




UPDATE - There were no adjustments to any of the preliminary ratings.

FOX (0.65 Rating, 2.282 Million Viewers)
        WWE SMACKDOWN (0.60)

ABC (0.46 Rating, 3.298 Million Viewers)
        SHARK TANK (0.54, -0.08)
        20/20 (0.42, +0.03)

CBS (0.40 Rating, 4.659 Million Viewers)
        KIDS SAY THE DARNDEST THINGS (0.33) REPEAT
        MAGNUM P.I. (0.41, -0.06) SEASON FINALE
        BLUE BLOODS (0.45, +0.00)

NBC (0.39 Rating, 2.932 Million Viewers)
        THE BLACKLIST (0.35, +0.00)
        DATELINE (0.41, -0.01)

THE CW (0.07 Rating, 0.302 Million Viewers)
        CHARMED (0.08, -0.03)
        DYNASTY (0.05) SEASON PREMIERE


The Final Ratings for Friday, May 7 

Average Rating: 0.39
Average Viewership: 2.695


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.