Saturday, September 17, 2016

Live+3 Ratings - 'Big Brother,' 'MasterChef' & 'Bachelor in Paradise' Top Ratings Growth; 'America's Got Talent' Leads in Viewers

For the week of September 5-11, 2016, CBS' Big Brother posted the highest gains after 3 days of DVR usage with a 0.5 - followed by FOX's MasterChef (0.5), ABC's Bachelor in Paradise (0.5) and NBC's America's Got Talent (0.4).

America's Got Talent had the highest viewership gains with 1.636 million viewers - followed by MasterChef (1.364), CBS' Zoo (1.274) and NBC's Better Late Than Never (1.271).


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


Show
Network
Live+SD Rating
Live+3 Rating
Percent Change
Points Gained
1
Big Brother - Wednesday
CBS
1.9
2.4
+26%
0.5
2
Big Brother - Sunday
CBS
1.8
2.3
+28%
0.5
3
Big Brother - Thursday
CBS
1.7
2.2
+29%
0.5
4
MasterChef - 9PM
FOX
1.4
1.9
+36%
0.5
5
Bachelor in Paradise - Monday
ABC
1.4
1.9
+36%
0.5
6
MasterChef - 8PM
FOX
1.3
1.8
+38%
0.5
7
America’s Got Talent - Tuesday
NBC
2.5
2.9
+16%
0.4
8
Bachelor in Paradise - Tuesday (Finale)
ABC
1.6
2.0
+25%
0.4
9
America’s Got Talent - Wednesday
NBC
2.0
2.3
+15%
0.3
10
Better Late Than Never
NBC
1.5
1.8
+20%
0.3
11
Dateline
NBC
1.2
1.5
+25%
0.3
12
Zoo (Finale)
CBS
0.7
1.0
+43%
0.3
13
Mistresses - Tuesday (Finale)
ABC
0.6
0.9
+50%
0.3
14
Mistresses - Monday
ABC
0.5
0.8
+60%
0.3
15
Son of Zorn (Premiere)
FOX
2.4
2.6
+8%
0.2
16
American Ninja Warrior
NBC
1.6
1.8
+13%
0.2
17
Celebrity Family Feud (Finale)
ABC
1.3
1.5
+15%
0.2
18
Running Wild with Bear Grylls - Wednesday
NBC
1.2
1.4
+17%
0.2
19
Bachelor in Paradise: After Paradise (Finale)
ABC
1.1
1.3
+18%
0.2
20
Running Wild with Bear Grylls - Monday
NBC
1.0
1.2
+20%
0.2
21
20|20 - 10PM
ABC
0.7
0.9
+29%
0.2
22
So You Think You Can Dance
FOX
0.5
0.7
+40%
0.2
23
American Gothic (Finale)
CBS
0.5
0.7
+40%
0.2


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


Show
Network
Live+SD Viewers
Live+3 Viewers
Percent Change
Viewers Gained
1
America’s Got Talent - Tuesday
NBC
11.958
13.594
+14%
1.636
2
America’s Got Talent - Wednesday
NBC
10.606
12.122
+14%
1.516
3
MasterChef - 9PM
FOX
4.429
5.793
+31%
1.364
4
MasterChef - 8PM
FOX
4.342
5.637
+30%
1.295
5
Zoo (Finale)
CBS
4.220
5.494
+30%
1.274
6
Better Late Than Never
NBC
6.911
8.182
+18%
1.271
7
Big Brother - Thursday
CBS
5.658
6.923
+22%
1.265
8
Dateline
NBC
6.330
7.513
+19%
1.183
9
Bachelor in Paradise - Monday
ABC
4.964
6.049
+22%
1.085
10
Big Brother - Wednesday
CBS
6.146
7.230
+18%
1.084
11
Big Brother - Sunday
CBS
6.216
7.239
+16%
1.023
12
Bachelor in Paradise - Tuesday (Finale)
ABC
5.580
6.448
+16%
0.868
13
American Gothic (Finale)
CBS
2.547
3.397
+33%
0.850
14
Mistresses - Monday
ABC
2.524
3.368
+33%
0.844
15
Mistresses - Tuesday (Finale)
ABC
2.567
3.367
+31%
0.800
16
20|20 - 10PM
ABC
4.599
5.353
+16%
0.754
17
BrainDead - 10PM (Finale)
CBS
2.056
2.800
+36%
0.744
18
BrainDead - 9PM
CBS
2.153
2.867
+33%
0.714
19
American Ninja Warrior
NBC
5.810
6.495
+12%
0.685
20
Running Wild with Bear Grylls - Wednesday
NBC
5.219
5.863
+12%
0.644
21
20|20 - 9PM (Premiere)
ABC
3.603
4.219
+17%
0.616
22
Running Wild with Bear Grylls - Monday
NBC
3.252
3.837
+18%
0.585
23
Bachelor in Paradise: After Paradise (Finale)
ABC
3.905
4.443
+14%
0.538
24
So You Think You Can Dance
FOX
2.370
2.895
+22%
0.525
25
Celebrity Family Feud (Finale)
ABC
6.666
7.153
+7%
0.487



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.