This week's episode of Saturday Night Live hosted by Joseph Gordon-Levitt with musical guest Mumford & Sons averaged a 3.0 rating with adults 18-49 in the 25 markets with local people meters. That's up 7 percent from last week's season premiere, which scored a 2.8 adults 18-49 rating.
via press notes:
In Late-Night Metered-Market Household Averages for Saturday night:
- “Saturday Night Live," with host Joseph Gordon-Levitt and musical guest Mumford & Sons (5.0/12 in metered-market households), dominated its time period. In the 25 markets with Local People Meters, “Saturday Night Live” averaged a 3.0 rating, 13 share in adults 18-49. Versus the same night last year, the September 22 “SNL” is up 11 percent in the Local People Meters (3.0 vs. 2.7) and versus the prior week, “SNL” is up 7 percent (3.0 vs. 2.8).
- “Saturday Night Live” was the #1 telecast of the night on ABC, CBS, NBC and Fox both in 18-49 rating in the Local People Meters and in metered-market household rating, outscoring all primetime programs on those networks.