Tuesday, March 1, 2016

Sunday Cable Ratings - 'The Walking Dead,' 'Live From the Red Carpet,' 'The Venture Bros.,' 'Last Week Tonight' & More!

On February 28, 2016, AMC's The Walking Dead was the highest rated show on cable with a 6.08 - followed by AMC's Talking Dead (2.23), E!'s Live From the Red Carpet (0.73) and Adult Swim's The Venture Bros. (0.53).

The Walking Dead was the most viewed program with 12.794 million viewers - followed by Talking Dead (4.890), Live From the Red Carpet (2.103) and History's Ax Men (1.751).


                                                   The Cable Ratings for Sunday, February 28


Show
Network
Time
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
1
The Walking Dead
AMC
9:00 PM
6.08
12.794
2
Talking Dead
AMC
10:02 PM
2.23
4.890
3
Live From the Red Carpet: 2016 Academy Awards
E!
5:30 PM
0.73
2.103
4
The Venture Bros.
Adult Swim
12:00 AM
0.53
0.986
5
Ax Men
History
9:00 PM
0.43
1.751
6
Guy’s Grocery Games
Food
8:00 PM
0.36
1.184
7
Comic Book Men
AMC
12:30 AM
0.36
0.747
8
Evil Lives Here
ID
10:00 PM
0.34
1.216
9
Premier League Soccer
NBC Sports
8:58 AM
0.34
0.717
10
All-Star Academy
Food
9:00 PM
0.32
1.200
11
Cutthroat Kitchen
Food
10:00 PM
0.30
0.896
12
Unusual Suspects
ID
9:00 PM
0.29
1.153
13
Girls
HBO
10:01 PM
0.26
0.533
14
Last Week Tonight with John Oliver
HBO
11:00 PM
0.26
0.699
15
When Calls the Heart
Hallmark
9:00 PM
0.23
1.738
16
Vinyl
HBO
9:00 PM
0.20
0.779
17
PBA Bowling
ESPN
1:00 PM
0.18
0.631
18
Cruel
LMN
8:00 PM
0.18
0.687
19
Countdown to the Red Carpet: Academy Awards
E!
1:30 PM
0.18
0.499
20
Steve Austin’s Broken Skull Challenge
CMT
8:00 PM
0.16
0.424
21
NHL Hockey
NBC Sports
6:33 PM
0.15
0.474
22
Snapped
Oxygen
9:00 PM
0.15
0.489
23
Togetherness
HBO
10:31 PM
0.15
0.336
24
NHL Hockey
NBC Sports
9:15 PM
0.15
0.364
25
Brain Games
NatGeo
9:00 PM
0.13
0.332
26
E! After Party
E!
11:45 PM
0.13
0.380
27
Curse of the Frozen Gold
Animal
10:02 PM
0.13
0.527
28
College Track & Field
ESPN
7:00 PM
0.11
0.438
29
America’s National Parks
NatGeoWild
8:00 PM
0.09
0.407
30
Salvage Dawgs
DIY
9:30 PM
0.09
0.385
31
NBA Basketball
NBA TV
7:01 PM
0.09
0.243
32
Generation X
NatGeo
10:00 PM
0.09
0.226
33
College Basketball
FS1
12:30 PM
0.07
0.242
34
Salvage Dawgs
DIY
9:00 PM
0.07
0.372

No rating information was made immediately available for Showtime's The Circus: Inside the Greatest Political Show on Earth.


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.