Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Live+7 Ratings - 'Designated Survivor,' 'Empire' and 'The Big Bang Theory' Post Strong Rating Growth

For the week of October 3-9, 2016, ABC's Designated Survivor posted the highest gains after 7 days of DVR usage with a 1.9 - followed by FOX's Empire (1.9), CBS' The Big Bang Theory (1.9) and ABC's Modern Family (1.6).

Designated Survivor had the highest viewership gains with 7.324 million viewers - followed by The Big Bang Theory (5.044), NBC's The Blacklist (4.786) and NBC's Timeless (4.435).


The Live+7 Gains by Rating for October 3-9, 2016


Show
Network
Live+SD Rating
Live+7 Rating
Percent Change
Points Gained
1
Designated Survivor
ABC
1.6
3.5
+119%
1.9
2
Empire
FOX
3.4
5.3
+56%
1.9
3
The Big Bang Theory
CBS
3.5
5.4
+54%
1.9
4
Modern Family
ABC
2.2
3.8
+73%
1.6
5
How to Get Away With Murder
ABC
1.2
2.7
+125%
1.5
6
Grey’s Anatomy
ABC
2.3
3.8
+65%
1.5
7
The Blacklist
NBC
1.2
2.4
+100%
1.2
8
Timeless (Premiere)
NBC
1.8
3.0
+67%
1.2
9
Criminal Minds
CBS
1.4
2.5
+79%
1.1
10
Law & Order: SVU
NBC
1.4
2.5
+79%
1.1
11
Chicago P.D
NBC
1.4
2.4
+71%
1.0
12
Lucifer
FOX
1.1
2.0
+82%
0.9
13
Blindspot
NBC
1.3
2.2
+69%
0.9
14
black-ish
ABC
1.5
2.4
+60%
0.9
15
Lethal Weapon
FOX
1.7
2.6
+53%
0.9
16
Code Black
CBS
1.0
1.8
+80%
0.8
17
Gotham
FOX
1.0
1.8
+80%
0.8
18
The Flash (Premiere)
The CW
1.3
2.1
+62%
0.8
19
Chicago Med
NBC
1.3
2.1
+62%
0.8
20
The Good Place
NBC
1.4
2.2
+57%
0.8
21
Scorpion
CBS
1.6
2.4
+50%
0.8
22
Speechless
ABC
1.7
2.5
+47%
0.8
23
The Goldbergs
ABC
1.8
2.6
+44%
0.8
24
NCIS
CBS
1.9
2.7
+42%
0.8
25
Kevin Can Wait
CBS
2.2
3.0
+36%
0.8
26
The Voice - Monday
NBC
3.0
3.8
+27%
0.8


The Live+7 Gains by Percent Rating for October 3-9, 2016


Show
Network
Live+SD Rating
Live+7 Rating
Percent Change
Points Gained
1
How to Get Away With Murder
ABC
1.2
2.7
+125%
1.5
2
Designated Survivor
ABC
1.6
3.5
+119%
1.9
3
The Blacklist
NBC
1.2
2.4
+100%
1.2
4
Arrow (Premiere)
The CW
0.7
1.3
+86%
0.6
5
Lucifer
FOX
1.1
2.0
+82%
0.9
6
Code Black
CBS
1.0
1.8
+80%
0.8
7
Gotham
FOX
1.0
1.8
+80%
0.8
8
Criminal Minds
CBS
1.4
2.5
+79%
1.1
9
Law & Order: SVU
NBC
1.4
2.5
+79%
1.1
10
Conviction (Premiere)
ABC
0.9
1.6
+78%
0.7
11
Notorious
ABC
0.9
1.6
+78%
0.7
12
Modern Family
ABC
2.2
3.8
+73%
1.6
13
The Exorcist
FOX
0.7
1.2
+71%
0.5
14
Chicago P.D
NBC
1.4
2.4
+71%
1.0
15
New Girl
FOX
1.0
1.7
+70%
0.7
16
Blindspot
NBC
1.3
2.2
+69%
0.9
17
Timeless (Premiere)
NBC
1.8
3.0
+67%
1.2
18
Grey’s Anatomy
ABC
2.3
3.8
+65%
1.5
19
MacGyver
CBS
1.1
1.8
+64%
0.7
20
The Flash (Premiere)
The CW
1.3
2.1
+62%
0.8
21
Chicago Med
NBC
1.3
2.1
+62%
0.8
22
black-ish
ABC
1.5
2.4
+60%
0.9
23
Brooklyn Nine-Nine
FOX
1.0
1.6
+60%
0.6
24
Pitch
FOX
1.0
1.6
+60%
0.6
25
Once Upon a Time
ABC
1.2
1.9
+58%
0.7
26
Blue Bloods
CBS
1.2
1.9
+58%
0.7


The Live+7 Gains by Viewership for October 3-9, 2016


Show
Network
Live+SD Viewers
Live+7 Viewers
Percent Change
Viewers Gained
1
Designated Survivor
ABC
7.003
14.327
+105%
7.324
2
The Big Bang Theory
CBS
14.322
19.366
+35%
5.044
3
The Blacklist
NBC
6.278
11.064
+76%
4.786
4
Timeless (Premiere)
NBC
7.597
12.032
+58%
4.435
5
Empire
FOX
9.250
13.591
+47%
4.341
6
NCIS
CBS
14.444
18.397
+27%
3.953
7
Blue Bloods
CBS
9.829
13.728
+40%
3.899
8
Modern Family
ABC
6.870
10.753
+57%
3.883
9
Chicago P.D
NBC
6.218
9.994
+61%
3.776
10
Grey’s Anatomy
ABC
8.101
11.869
+47%
3.768
11
Criminal Minds
CBS
7.559
11.317
+50%
3.758
12
How to Get Away With Murder
ABC
4.410
7.983
+81%
3.573
13
Code Black
CBS
5.825
9.386
+61%
3.561
14
Scorpion
CBS
8.355
11.790
+41%
3.435
15
Law & Order: SVU
NBC
5.758
8.998
+56%
3.240
16
Chicago Med
NBC
6.863
9.950
+45%
3.087
17
Hawaii Five-0
CBS
9.628
12.644
+31%
3.016
18
Conviction (Premiere)
ABC
5.175
8.175
+58%
3.000
19
Blindspot
NBC
5.708
8.615
+51%
2.907
20
Lucifer
FOX
3.674
6.368
+73%
2.694
21
Lethal Weapon
FOX
6.616
9.236
+40%
2.620
22
The Voice - Monday
NBC
11.783
14.232
+21%
2.449
23
MacGyver
CBS
8.057
10.421
+29%
2.364
24
Notorious
ABC
4.207
6.536
+55%
2.329
25
Kevin Can Wait
CBS
9.617
11.750
+22%
2.133


The Live+7 Gains by Percent Viewership for October 3-9, 2016


Show
Network
Live+SD Viewers
Live+7 Viewers
Percent Change
Viewers Gained
1
Designated Survivor
ABC
7.003
14.327
+105%
7.324
2
How to Get Away With Murder
ABC
4.410
7.983
+81%
3.573
3
The Blacklist
NBC
6.278
11.064
+76%
4.786
4
Lucifer
FOX
3.674
6.368
+73%
2.694
5
The Exorcist
FOX
1.929
3.283
+70%
1.354
6
Gotham
FOX
3.185
5.237
+64%
2.052
7
Arrow (Premiere)
The CW
1.871
3.069
+64%
1.198
8
Chicago P.D
NBC
6.218
9.994
+61%
3.776
9
Code Black
CBS
5.825
9.386
+61%
3.561
10
The Flash (Premiere)
The CW
3.166
5.055
+60%
1.889
11
Timeless (Premiere)
NBC
7.597
12.032
+58%
4.435
12
Conviction (Premiere)
ABC
5.175
8.175
+58%
3.000
13
Modern Family
ABC
6.870
10.753
+57%
3.883
14
Law & Order: SVU
NBC
5.758
8.998
+56%
3.240
15
Notorious
ABC
4.207
6.536
+55%
2.329
16
Frequency (Premiere)
The CW
1.352
2.064
+53%
0.712
17
New Girl
FOX
2.034
3.092
+52%
1.058
18
Blindspot
NBC
5.708
8.615
+51%
2.907
19
Criminal Minds
CBS
7.559
11.317
+50%
3.758
20
Pitch
FOX
3.475
5.198
+50%
1.723
21
Empire
FOX
9.250
13.591
+47%
4.341
22
Grey’s Anatomy
ABC
8.101
11.869
+47%
3.768
23
Chicago Med
NBC
6.863
9.950
+45%
3.087
24
The Good Place
NBC
4.870
6.979
+43%
2.109
25
Hell’s Kitchen
FOX
3.102
4.437
+43%
1.335
26
Brooklyn Nine-Nine
FOX
2.398
3.422
+43%
1.024



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+7 data helps inform the networks which shows have solid audiences after the initial broadcast.