Sunday, September 18, 2016

Cable Live+3 Ratings - 'Fear the Walking Dead' Leads in Ratings Growth; 'Major Crimes' Tops in Viewers

For the week of September 5-11, 2016, AMC's Fear the Walking Dead posted the highest gains on cable after 3 days of DVR usage with a 0.9 - followed by MTV's Teen Mom (0.7), Bravo's The Real Housewives of Orange County (0.6) and VH1's Love & Hip Hop: Hollywood (0.5).

TNT's Major Crimes had the highest viewership gains with 2.309 million viewers - followed by TNT's Rizzoli & Isles (1.917), Fear the Walking Dead (1.784) and TNT's The Last Ship (1.455).


The Cable Live+3 Gains by Rating for September 5-11, 2016


Show
Network
Live+SD Rating
Live+3 Rating
Percent Change
Points Gained
1
Fear the Walking Dead
AMC
1.5
2.4
+60%
0.9
2
Teen Mom
MTV
0.6
1.3
+117%
0.7
3
The Real Housewives of Orange County
Bravo
0.8
1.4
+75%
0.6
4
Love & Hip Hop: Hollywood
VH1
1.1
1.6
+45%
0.5
5
The Comedy Central Roast of Rob Lowe
Comedy
0.7
1.2
+71%
0.5
6
The Real Housewives of New Jersey - Monday
Bravo
0.6
1.1
+83%
0.5
7
The Real Housewives of New York City
Bravo
0.6
1.1
+83%
0.5
8
Ballers
HBO
0.4
0.9
+125%
0.5
9
Rob & Chyna
E!
1.1
1.5
+36%
0.4
10
Harley and the Davidsons - Wednesday
Discovery
0.9
1.3
+44%
0.4
11
Harley and the Davidsons - Tuesday
Discovery
0.9
1.3
+44%
0.4
12
Rizzoli & Isles (Finale)
TNT
0.7
1.1
+57%
0.4
13
Chrisley Knows Best
USA
0.7
1.1
+57%
0.4
14
The Real Housewives of New Jersey - Sunday
Bravo
0.6
1.0
+67%
0.4
15
60 Days In
A&E
0.5
0.9
+80%
0.4
16
Below Deck (Premiere)
Bravo
0.5
0.9
+80%
0.4
17
Atlanta (Premiere)
FX
0.5
0.9
+80%
0.4
18
The Strain
FX
0.5
0.9
+80%
0.4
19
Little Women: Atlanta
Lifetime
0.5
0.9
+80%
0.4
20
Ink Master
Spike
0.5
0.9
+80%
0.4
21
Major Crimes
TNT
0.5
0.9
+80%
0.4
22
The Last Ship
TNT
0.5
0.9
+80%
0.4
23
Suits
USA
0.5
0.9
+80%
0.4
24
Catfish: The TV Show
MTV
0.4
0.8
+100%
0.4
25
Vice Principals
HBO
0.3
0.7
+133%
0.4


The Cable Live+3 Gains by Viewership for September 5-11, 2016


Show
Network
Live+SD Viewers
Live+3 Viewers
Percent Change
Viewers Gained
1
Major Crimes
TNT
4.137
6.446
+56%
2.309
2
Rizzoli & Isles (Finale)
NBC
5.256
7.173
+36%
1.917
3
Fear the Walking Dead
AMC
3.401
5.185
+52%
1.784
4
The Last Ship
TNT
2.266
3.721
+64%
1.455
5
Suits
USA
1.866
3.189
+71%
1.323
6
The Real Housewives of New Jersey - Monday
Bravo
1.599
2.707
+69%
1.108
7
The Real Housewives of Orange County
Bravo
2.006
3.099
+54%
1.093
8
Harley and the Davidsons - Wednesday
Discovery
3.338
4.406
+32%
1.068
9
Harley and the Davidsons - Tuesday
Discovery
3.361
4.410
+31%
1.049
10
Chrisley Knows Best
USA
1.821
2.849
+56%
1.028
11
Queen Sugar - Tuesday (Premiere)
OWN
2.688
3.693
+37%
1.005
12
The Real Housewives of New York City
Bravo
1.805
2.796
+55%
0.991
13
Teen Mom
MTV
1.085
2.066
+90%
0.981
14
Ballers
HBO
0.867
1.845
+113%
0.978
15
Queen Sugar - Wednesday
OWN
2.144
3.117
+45%
0.973
16
Harley and the Davidsons - Monday
Discovery
3.395
4.359
+28%
0.964
17
The Strain
FX
1.107
2.022
+83%
0.915
18
The Haves and the Have Nots (Finale)
OWN
3.235
4.142
+28%
0.907
19
Queen of the South
USA
1.119
2.022
+81%
0.903
20
60 Days In
A&E
1.102
2.003
+82%
0.901
21
Ray Donovan
Showtime
1.472
2.354
+60%
0.882
22
The Comedy Central Roast of Rob Lowe
Comedy
1.303
2.138
+64%
0.835
23
Love & Hip Hop: Hollywood
VH1
2.216
3.034
+37%
0.818
24
Below Deck (Premiere)
Bravo
1.405
2.210
+57%
0.805
25
The Real Housewives of New Jersey - Sunday
Bravo
1.584
2.375
+50%
0.791



NOTE: For the 2016-17 broadcast season, a 1.0 rating in the Adults 18-49 demographic is equal to 1.2832 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. Live+3 data helps inform the networks which shows have solid audiences after the initial broadcast.