This week’s episode of Saturday Night Live with host Dakota Johnson and musical guest Alabama Shakes averaged a 1.9 adults 18-49 rating in the 25 markets with local people meters, down from a 2.1 for its most recent original with host J.K. Simmons and musical guest D’Angelo, which averaged a 2.1 adults 18-49 rating.
via NBC press notes
In Late-Night Metered-Market Household Averages for Saturday night
“Saturday Night Live,” with host Dakota Johnson and musical guest Alabama Shakes, averaged a 3.8 rating, 9 share in household results in Nielsen’s 56 metered markets and a 1.9/9 in adults 18-49 in the 25 markets with Local People Meters,
“SNL” is the #1 telecast of the night on the Big 4 networks in adults 18-49 in the Local People Meters, ahead of all primetime programs on the Big 4 networks in that key measure. “SNL’s” margin over the night’s #2 show in 18-49 was +171% (1.9 vs. 0.7 for CBS’s “48 Hours” in the Local People Meters).