The Saturday Night Live repeat hosted by Dana Carvey with musical guest Linkin Park averaged a preliminary 2.0 rating with adults 18-49 in the 25 markets with Local People Meters.
The original broadcast on 2/5/11 scored a 3.3 adults 18-49 rating in the Local People Meter markets. At the time that was the second highest SNL adults 18-49 rating of the season.
via NBC press note:
In late-night metered-market households Saturday night:
An encore telecast of “Saturday Night Live” (3.9/10 in metered-market households), hosted by Dana Carvey and featuring musical guest Linkin Park, dominated its time period. “SNL” matched its highest metered-market household rating for a rebroadcast since January 22 (with an edition hosted by Robert De Niro with musical guest Diddy Dirty Money).
In the 25 markets with Local People Meters, “Saturday Night Live” averaged a 2.0 rating, 9 share in adults 18-49, making it the #1 telecast of the night, outscoring all primetime programs on ABC, CBS, NBC and Fox. “SNL” equaled its highest Local People Meter rating in 18-49 for an encore since February 26 (with an edition hosted by Anne Hathaway with musical guest Florence and the Machine).