Tuesday, May 19, 2015

Sunday Cable Ratings - 'Game of Thrones,' 'Keeping Up With the Kardashians,' 'Mad Men,' 'Naked and Afraid,' 'Salem' & More!

On May 17, 2015, HBO's Game of Thrones was the highest rated show on cable with a 3.14 - followed by E!'s Keeping Up With the Kardashians (1.40), AMC's Mad Men (1.08) and Discovery's Naked and Afraid (1.02).

Game of Thrones was the most viewed program with 6.244 million viewers - followed by Mad Men (3.287), Keeping Up With the Kardashians (2.916) and Naked and Afraid (2.368).


                                                   The Cable Ratings for Sunday, May 17


Show
Network
Time
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
1
Game of Thrones
HBO
9:03 PM
3.14
6.244
2
Keeping Up With the Kardashians
E!
9:00 PM
1.40
2.916
3
Mad Men
AMC
10:00 PM
1.08
3.287
4
Naked and Afraid
Discovery
10:00 PM
1.02
2.368
5
Silicon Valley
HBO
10:00 PM
0.84
1.535
6
MLB Baseball
ESPN
8:00 PM
0.58
2.319
7
The Real Housewives of Atlanta: Kandi’s Ski Trip
Bravo
8:00 PM
0.58
1.457
8
The Royals
E!
10:00 PM
0.53
1.148
9
Last Week Tonight with John Oliver
HBO
11:00 PM
0.50
1.036
10
River Monsters
Animal
9:00 PM
0.49
1.440
11
China, IL
Adult Swim
11:30 PM
0.46
1.016
12
Cutthroat Kitchen
Food
10:00 PM
0.45
1.272
13
Spring Baking Championship
Food
9:00 PM
0.45
1.527
14
Wicked Tuna
NatGeo
9:00 PM
0.44
1.288
15
Blood, Sweat & Heels
Bravo
9:00 PM
0.41
0.919
16
River Monsters: Aftershow
Animal
10:02 PM
0.40
1.177
17
Guy’s Grocery Games
Food
8:00 PM
0.40
1.221
18
Veep
HBO
10:31 PM
0.40
0.741
19
Live From the Red Carpet: Billboard Music Awards
E!
6:00 PM
0.39
1.037
20
Lakefront Bargain Hunt
HGTV
8:30 PM
0.39
1.661
21
River Monsters: Jeremy’s Favorites
Animal
8:00 PM
0.35
1.116
22
Premier League Soccer
NBC Sports
10:57 AM
0.34
0.726
23
River Monsters: Repack Special
Animal
10:12 PM
0.33
1.013
24
Lakefront Bargain Hunt
HGTV
8:00 PM
0.32
1.277
25
Intervention
A&E
10:00 PM
0.32
0.798
26
On the Case with Paula Zahn
ID
10:00 PM
0.31
1.137
27
College Softball
ESPN
1:00 PM
0.28
0.723
28
Watch What Happens Live
Bravo
11:00 PM
0.27
0.612
29
Penny Dreadful
Showtime
10:02 PM
0.26
0.639
30
The Lizzie Borden Chronicles
Lifetime
10:02 PM
0.26
0.773
31
College Softball
ESPN
4:11 PM
0.25
0.688
32
In the Line of Fire with Rikki Kileman
ID
9:00 PM
0.23
0.897
33
NASCAR Xfinity Series
FS1
2:00 PM
0.22
1.244
34
Intervention
A&E
9:00 PM
0.22
0.540
35
Submissive Wives’ Guide to Marriage
TLC
9:00 PM
0.21
0.556
36
Breadwinners
Nickelodeon
6:00 PM
0.21
1.158
37
Women’s International Friendly Soccer
FS1
9:25 PM
0.21
0.457
38
Fashion Queens
Bravo
11:30 PM
0.19
0.529
39
Nurse Jackie
Showtime
9:02 PM
0.19
0.783
40
Salem
WGN
10:00 PM
0.18
0.321
41
Sanjay & Craig
Nickelodeon
7:30 PM
0.17
1.218
42
Harvey Beaks
Nickelodeon
7:00 PM
0.16
1.108
43
Inside Combat Rescue
NatGeo
10:06 PM
0.16
0.560
44
Premier League Soccer
NBC Sports
8:23 AM
0.16
0.336
45
No Reservations
Travel
10:00 PM
0.16
0.311
46
Garage Gold
DIY
9:00 PM
0.12
0.401
47
Snapped: Killer Couples
Oxygen
9:00 PM
0.12
0.360
48
Breaking Borders
Travel
11:00 PM
0.12
0.206
49
Happyish
Showtime
9:30 PM
0.08
0.262

No rating information was made immediately available for Destination America's Ghost Asylum; FYI's Outback Nation; NatGeoWild's Super Underdogs & Is Your Dog a Genius?; and TLC's Retro Wives.


NOTE: For the 2014-15 broadcast season, a 1.0 rating in the Adults 18-49 demographic is equal to 1.2698 total million viewers. A18-49 is the rating most commonly reported and helps determine ad rates but is not the sole explanation for whether a show will be renewed or cancelled.