Tuesday, May 17, 2016

Sunday Cable Ratings - 'Game of Thrones,' 'Fear the Walking Dead,' 'Naked and Afraid,' 'Bar Rescue,' 'Penny Dreadful' & More!

On May 15, 2016, HBO's Game of Thrones was the highest rated show on cable with a 3.92 - followed by AMC's Fear the Walking Dead (1.94), HBO's Silicon Valley (1.00) and E!'s Keeping Up With the Kardashians (0.84).

Game of Thrones was the most viewed program with 7.822 million viewers - followed by Fear the Walking Dead (4.486), FS1's NASCAR Racing (3.985) and Discovery's Naked and Afraid (2.188).


                                                   The Cable Ratings for Sunday, May 15


Show
Network
Time
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
1
Game of Thrones
HBO
9:02 PM
3.92
7.822
2
Fear the Walking Dead
AMC
9:00 PM
1.94
4.486
3
Silicon Valley
HBO
10:03 PM
1.00
1.887
4
Keeping Up With the Kardashians
E!
9:00 PM
0.84
1.774
5
NASCAR Racing
FS1
1:00 PM
0.78
3.985
6
Naked and Afraid
Discovery
10:00 PM
0.77
2.188
7
Robot Chicken
Adult Swim
11:30 PM
0.68
1.292
8
Talking Dead: Fear
AMC
10:03 PM
0.65
1.600
9
NHL Hockey
NBC Sports
8:04 PM
0.62
1.645
10
Mike Tyson Mysteries
Adult Swim
11:45 PM
0.60
1.154
11
Last Week Tonight with John Oliver
HBO
11:03 PM
0.58
1.377
12
Food Network Star
Food
8:00 PM
0.48
1.569
13
MLB Baseball
ESPN
8:00 PM
0.47
1.671
14
Spring Baking Championship
Food
9:00 PM
0.46
1.681
15
Veep
HBO
10:33 PM
0.46
0.974
16
Shahs of Sunset
Bravo
8:00 PM
0.46
1.221
17
Bar Rescue
Spike
9:00 PM
0.44
1.065
18
Lakefront Bargain Hunt
HGTV
8:30 PM
0.43
1.589
19
Sister Wives
TLC
8:00 PM
0.43
1.438
20
Lakefront Bargain Hunt
HGTV
8:00 PM
0.41
1.536
21
Cutthroat Kitchen
Food
10:00 PM
0.34
0.935
22
K.C. Undercover
Disney
8:00 PM
0.33
1.788
23
Rich Kids of Beverly Hills
E!
10:00 PM
0.33
0.704
24
Best Friends Whenever
Disney
8:30 PM
0.29
1.632
25
On the Case with Paula Zahn
ID
10:00 PM
0.28
1.175
26
I Am Watching You
LMN
8:00 PM
0.28
0.949
27
Life or Debt
Spike
10:00 PM
0.27
0.578
28
Thicker Than Water
Bravo
9:00 PM
0.26
0.658
29
Motive
USA
10:00 PM
0.23
0.841
30
Single Dad Seeking
TLC
10:01 PM
0.23
0.787
31
In the Line of Fire
ID
8:00 PM
0.23
0.903
32
Good Witch
Hallmark
9:00 PM
0.23
2.014
33
Penny Dreadful
Showtime
10:01 PM
0.19
0.599
34
The Other Kingdom
Nickelodeon
7:00 PM
0.19
0.906
35
Watch What Happens Live
Bravo
11:00 PM
0.18
0.555
36
The Other Kingdom
Nickelodeon
7:30 PM
0.17
0.845
37
House of Lies
Showtime
9:01 PM
0.14
0.383
38
Map of Hell
NatGeo
9:00 PM
0.13
0.410
39
Barnwood Builders
DIY
9:00 PM
0.12
0.627
40
Premier League Soccer
NBC Sports
9:59 AM
0.11
0.240
41
Ghost Asylum
Destination
10:00 PM
0.10
0.283
42
Major League Soccer
ESPN
3:30 PM
0.10
0.224
43
NASCAR: The Rise of American Speed
CMT
9:00 PM
0.09
0.379
44
Major League Soccer
FS1
8:10 PM
0.09
0.241
45
Snapped: Killer Couples
Oxygen
9:00 PM
0.08
0.264
46
MLB Baseball
MLBN
1:00 PM
0.08
0.376
47
Forbidden History
AHC
10:00 PM
0.08
0.306
48
Dice
Showtime
9:30 PM
0.07
0.220
49
Premier League Soccer
USA
10:00 AM
0.06
0.163
50
The Girlfriend Experience
Starz
8:00 PM
0.06
0.222

No rating information was made immediately available for American Heroes' Founding Fathers: Masters of Deceit; Epix's Under the Gun; NatGeoWild's Ghost Bear; and PBS' Call the Midwife, Wallander & Mr. Selfridge.


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.