Saturday Night Live hosted by Channing Tatum with musical guest Bon Iver averaged a 2.8 rating with adults 18-49 in the 25 markets with Local People Meters. In the metered-market ratings last night's SNL averaged a 4.7 household rating /11 share.
Both of those numbers are about average for this season's first run SNL episodes.
via NBC press note:
In Late-Night Metered-Market Household Averages for Saturday night:
“Saturday Night Live" (4.7/11 in metered-market households) with host Channing Tatum and musical guest Bon Iver, dominated its time period with the highest rating of the night in metered-market households, ahead of all Saturday primetime telecasts on ABC, CBS, NBC and Fox.
In the 25 markets with Local People Meters, “Saturday Night Live” averaged a 2.8 rating, 12 share in adults 18-49 to rank #1 among the night's telecasts ahead of all Saturday primetime programs on ABC, CBS, NBC and Fox.