ABC executives are sure hoping for better ratings -- 2018's Oscars were watched by 26.5 million viewers, the lowest Nielsen rating
in the show's history.
Books are not "media," and neither book buyers nor authors - a book publisher's two customer - bear any resemblance to what the Nielsen rating
means by "audience." Sooner or later, usually sooner, a business requires a decision.
Airing after "The Big Bang Theory," "Kevin Can Wait" drew a solid 2.6 live-plus-same-day Nielsen rating
among adults 18-49.
A second factor that is quite important for NFL broadcasts is that advertisers are typically guaranteed a certain Nielsen rating
or they will receive future advertising as compensation.
Among Hyatt's criteria are non-cable show episodes, series, movies, and specials with advertising because only they have Nielsen ratings
. Counting down from 100 to 1, entries include show overviews; Nielsen rating
; audience share; the competition; and backstory.
Setting approval at 50%, near its mean level, we find that for every percentage point decline in the broadcast audience, the president lost .3 percentage points of his Nielsen rating
. These estimates closely match presidents' observed audience losses since the early 1970s.
Overnight television ratings for Game 2 of the 2010 World Series -- a 9-0 beat-down by the San Francisco Giants on the Texas Rangers -- drew a 9.9 overnight Nielsen rating
, a decline of 27 percent compared to last year's Fall Classic between the Phillies and Yankees.
(3) For our measure of the size of the audience watching a basketball game, we use the so-called Nielsen rating
This not only placed us amongst the top shows on Nick Jr., but also delivered a higher Nielsen rating
than a number of established hit franchises.
But for a long time, the networks still weren't able to interpret digital ratings the way that they pore over every tenth of a Nielsen rating
System, a plastic lens for Kodak, and the method of adding synchronized sound to film.
The online betting Web site Bovada has set the odds at minus 140 that the game will register a Nielsen rating