Sunday, September 25, 2016

Live+3 Ratings - 'This Is Us' Leads in Ratings Growth; 'Bull' Tops in Viewers; 'Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.' Also Strong

For September 20, 2016, NBC's This Is Us posted the highest gains after three days of DVR usage with a 1.4 - followed by ABC's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (0.9), CBS' Bull (0.7) and CBS' NCIS (0.7).

Bull had the highest viewership gains with 3.867 million viewers - followed by This Is Us (3.465), NCIS (3.227) and CBS' NCIS: New Orleans (3.044).



The Live+3 Gains by Rating for September 20, 2016


Show
Network
Live+SD Rating
Live+3 Rating
Percent Change
Points Gained
1
This Is Us
NBC
2.8
4.2
+50%
1.4
2
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.
ABC
1.1
2.0
+82%
0.9
3
Bull
CBS
2.2
2.9
+32%
0.7
4
NCIS
CBS
2.2
2.9
+32%
0.7
5
The Voice
NBC
3.4
4.0
+18%
0.6
6
NCIS: New Orleans
CBS
1.4
2.0
+43%
0.6
7
New Girl
FOX
1.2
1.7
+42%
0.5
8
Scream Queens
FOX
1.0
1.5
+50%
0.5
9
Brooklyn Nine-Nine
FOX
1.1
1.5
+36%
0.4
10
Dancing With the Stars
ABC
1.5
1.7
+13%
0.2


The Live+3 Gains by Viewership for September 20, 2016


Show
Network
Live+SD Viewers
Live+3 Viewers
Percent Change
Viewers Gained
1
Bull
CBS
15.556
19.423
+25%
3.867
2
This Is Us
NBC
10.065
13.530
+34%
3.465
3
NCIS
CBS
15.995
19.222
+20%
3.227
4
NCIS: New Orleans
CBS
11.122
14.166
+27%
3.044
5
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.
ABC
3.440
5.549
+61%
2.109
6
The Voice
NBC
12.293
14.138
+15%
1.845
7
Scream Queens
FOX
2.165
3.268
+34%
1.103
8
Dancing With the Stars
ABC
8.603
9.555
+11%
0.952
9
New Girl
FOX
2.312
3.120
+35%
0.808
10
Brooklyn Nine-Nine
FOX
2.389
3.163
+32%
0.774



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.