Tuesday, February 23, 2016

Sunday Cable Ratings - 'The Walking Dead,' 'Real Housewives of Atlanta,' 'Shameless,' 'The Venture Bros.,' 'Girls' & More!

On February 21, 2016, AMC's The Walking Dead was the highest rated show on cable with a 6.58 - followed by AMC's Talking Dead (2.68), Bravo's The Real Housewives of Atlanta (1.40) and E!'s Keeping Up With the Kardashians (0.91).

The Walking Dead was the most viewed program with 13.483 million viewers - followed by Talking Dead (5.693), The Real Housewives of Atlanta (3.170) and Keeping Up With the Kardashians (1.900).


                                                   The Cable Ratings for Sunday, February 21


Show
Network
Time
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
1
The Walking Dead
AMC
9:00 PM
6.58
13.483
2
Talking Dead
AMC
10:02 PM
2.68
5.693
3
The Real Housewives of Atlanta
Bravo
8:00 PM
1.40
3.170
4
Keeping Up With the Kardashians
E!
9:00 PM
0.91
1.900
5
Shameless
Showtime
9:03 PM
0.72
1.658
6
The Real Housewives of Potomac
Bravo
9:00 PM
0.69
1.619
7
NBA Basketball: LA Lakers vs. Chicago
ESPN
7:59 PM
0.68
1.645
8
The Venture Bros.
Adult Swim
12:00 AM
0.57
1.075
9
Ax Men
History
9:00 PM
0.46
1.715
10
Watch What Happens Live
Bravo
11:00 PM
0.45
1.116
11
Beachfront Bargain Hunt
HGTV
8:30 PM
0.44
1.776
12
Hollywood Medium with Tyler Henry
E!
10:01 PM
0.41
1.062
13
Cutthroat Kitchen
Food
10:00 PM
0.41
0.984
14
UFC Fight Night
FS1
9:00 PM
0.40
0.983
15
Beachfront Bargain Hunt
HGTV
8:00 PM
0.39
1.611
16
Guy’s Grocery Games
Food
8:00 PM
0.39
1.171
17
Billions
Showtime
10:00 PM
0.38
1.172
18
All-Star Academy
Food
9:00 PM
0.37
1.175
19
Caribbean Life
HGTV
9:00 PM
0.35
1.548
20
Comic Book Men
AMC
12:05 AM
0.35
0.721
21
Last Week Tonight with John Oliver
HBO
11:00 PM
0.34
0.919
22
Evil Lives Here
ID
10:00 PM
0.34
1.227
23
Caribbean Life
HGTV
9:30 PM
0.34
1.495
24
Island Life
HGTV
10:00 PM
0.32
1.483
25
Island Life
HGTV
10:30 PM
0.32
1.491
26
Liv and Maddie
Disney
8:00 PM
0.32
1.806
27
UFC Prelims
FS1
7:00 PM
0.31
0.829
28
Best Friends Whenever
Disney
8:30 PM
0.30
1.643
29
Long Island Medium
TLC
9:00 PM
0.29
1.162
30
Vinyl
HBO
9:02 PM
0.27
0.667
31
Unusual Suspects
ID
9:00 PM
0.26
1.130
32
Hoarders
A&E
9:00 PM
0.25
0.846
33
Married by Mom & Dad
TLC
10:01 PM
0.23
0.818
34
Girls
HBO
10:02 PM
0.23
0.489
35
NHL Hockey: Detroit vs. NY Rangers
NBC Sports
7:01 PM
0.22
0.694
36
When Calls the Heart
Hallmark
9:00 PM
0.22
1.702
37
Steve Austin’s Broken Skull Challenge
CMT
8:00 PM
0.21
0.485
38
North Woods Law
Animal
8:00 PM
0.19
0.735
39
PBA Bowling
ESPN
1:00 PM
0.19
0.633
40
Brain Games
NatGeo
9:00 PM
0.17
0.427
41
Togetherness
HBO
10:32 PM
0.15
0.430
42
Snapped
Oxygen
9:00 PM
0.14
0.392
43
Curse of the Frozen Gold
Animal
10:00 PM
0.13
0.483
44
PBA Bowling
ESPN
3:00 PM
0.12
0.463
45
Women’s Soccer
NBC Sports
10:00 PM
0.10
0.290
46
Generation X
NatGeo
10:00 PM
0.09
0.254
47
A Haunting
Destination
10:00 PM
0.08
0.234
48
Peru’s Wild Kingdom
NatGeoWild
8:00 PM
0.08
0.407
49
The Circus: Inside the Greatest Political Show
Showtime
8:00 PM
0.07
0.198
50
Amazon Underworld
NatGeoWild
9:00 PM
0.06
0.305

No rating information was made immediately available for DIY's Garage Gold; and PBS' Downton Abbey & Mercy Street.


NOTE: For the 2015-16 broadcast season, a 1.0 rating in the Adults 18-49 demographic is equal to 1.2681 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.