Tuesday, October 4, 2016

Live+7 Ratings - 'Designated Survivor' Wins Premiere Week in Both Rating and Viewer Growth

For the week of September 19-25, 2016, ABC's Designated Survivor posted the highest gains after 7 days of DVR usage with a 2.2 - followed by CBS' The Big Bang Theory (2.0), NBC's This Is Us (1.8) and ABC's Modern Family (1.7).

Designated Survivor had the highest viewership gains with 7.670 million viewers - followed by The Big Bang Theory (5.699), NBC's The Blacklist (5.261) and CBS' Bull (4.939).


The Live+7 Gains by Rating for September 19-25, 2016


Show
Network
Live+SD Rating
Live+7 Rating
Percent Change
Points Gained
1
Designated Survivor (Premiere)
ABC
2.2
4.4
+100%
2.2
2
The Big Bang Theory (Premiere)
CBS
3.8
5.8
+53%
2.0
3
This Is Us (Premiere)
NBC
2.8
4.6
+64%
1.8
4
Modern Family (Premiere)
ABC
2.6
4.3
+65%
1.7
5
Empire (Premiere)
FOX
4.2
5.9
+40%
1.7
6
How to Get Away With Murder (Premiere)
ABC
1.4
2.9
+107%
1.5
7
Grey’s Anatomy (Premiere)
ABC
2.5
4.0
+60%
1.5
8
The Blacklist (Premiere)
NBC
1.3
2.7
+108%
1.4
9
Law & Order: SVU (Premiere)
NBC
1.8
3.1
+72%
1.3
10
The Good Place - Monday (Premiere)
NBC
2.3
3.5
+52%
1.2
11
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (Premiere)
ABC
1.1
2.2
+100%
1.1
12
Chicago P.D. (Premiere)
NBC
1.6
2.7
+69%
1.1
13
Quantico (Premiere)
ABC
1.0
2.0
+100%
1.0
14
Blindspot
NBC
1.3
2.3
+77%
1.0
15
Chicago Med (Premiere)
NBC
1.4
2.4
+71%
1.0
16
black-ish (Premiere)
ABC
2.0
3.0
+50%
1.0
17
Lethal Weapon (Premiere)
FOX
2.2
3.2
+45%
1.0
18
Gotham (Premiere)
FOX
1.3
2.2
+69%
0.9
19
Lucifer (Premiere)
FOX
1.3
2.2
+69%
0.9
20
MacGyver (Premiere)
CBS
1.7
2.6
+53%
0.9
21
The Goldbergs (Premiere)
ABC
2.0
2.9
+45%
0.9
22
Speechless (Premiere)
ABC
2.0
2.9
+45%
0.9
23
NCIS (Premiere)
CBS
2.2
3.1
+41%
0.9
24
Bull (Premiere)
CBS
2.2
3.1
+41%
0.9
25
Kevin Can Wait (Premiere)
CBS
2.6
3.5
+35%
0.9
26
The Voice - Monday (Premiere)
NBC
3.3
4.2
+27%
0.9


The Live+7 Gains by Percent Rating for September 19-25, 2016


Show
Network
Live+SD Rating
Live+7 Rating
Percent Change
Points Gained
1
The Blacklist (Premiere)
NBC
1.3
2.7
+108%
1.4
2
How to Get Away With Murder (Premiere)
ABC
1.4
2.9
+107%
1.5
3
Designated Survivor (Premiere)
ABC
2.2
4.4
+100%
2.2
4
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (Premiere)
ABC
1.1
2.2
+100%
1.1
5
Quantico (Premiere)
ABC
1.0
2.0
+100%
1.0
6
The Last Man on Earth (Premiere)
FOX
0.9
1.6
+78%
0.7
7
Blindspot
NBC
1.3
2.3
+77%
1.0
8
Law & Order: SVU (Premiere)
NBC
1.8
3.1
+72%
1.3
9
Rosewood (Premiere)
FOX
0.7
1.2
+71%
0.5
10
Chicago Med (Premiere)
NBC
1.4
2.4
+71%
1.0
11
Secrets & Lies (Premiere)
ABC
1.0
1.7
+70%
0.7
12
Scream Queens (Premiere)
FOX
1.0
1.7
+70%
0.7
13
Gotham (Premiere)
FOX
1.3
2.2
+69%
0.9
14
Lucifer (Premiere)
FOX
1.3
2.2
+69%
0.9
15
Chicago P.D. (Premiere)
NBC
1.6
2.7
+69%
1.1
16
Whose Line Is It Anyway?
The CW
0.3
0.5
+67%
0.2
17
Modern Family (Premiere)
ABC
2.6
4.3
+65%
1.7
18
This Is Us (Premiere)
NBC
2.8
4.6
+64%
1.8
19
Notorious (Premiere)
ABC
1.1
1.8
+64%
0.7
20
Last Man Standing (Premiere)
ABC
1.1
1.8
+64%
0.7
21
Pitch (Premiere)
FOX
1.1
1.8
+64%
0.7
22
Blue Bloods (Premiere)
CBS
1.3
2.1
+62%
0.8
23
Family Guy (Premiere)
FOX
1.3
2.1
+62%
0.8
24
Grey’s Anatomy (Premiere)
ABC
2.5
4.0
+60%
1.5
25
The Exorcist (Premiere)
FOX
1.0
1.6
+60%
0.6


The Live+7 Gains by Viewership for September 19-25, 2016


Show
Network
Live+SD Viewers
Live+7 Viewers
Percent Change
Viewers Gained
1
Designated Survivor (Premiere)
ABC
10.042
17.712
+76%
7.670
2
The Big Bang Theory (Premiere)
CBS
15.822
21.521
+36%
5.699
3
The Blacklist (Premiere)
NBC
6.397
11.658
+82%
5.261
4
Bull (Premiere)
CBS
15.569
20.508
+32%
4.939
5
This Is Us (Premiere)
NBC
10.065
14.612
+45%
4.547
6
Blue Bloods (Premiere)
CBS
10.557
14.872
+41%
4.315
7
NCIS (Premiere)
CBS
15.999
20.236
+26%
4.237
8
Modern Family (Premiere)
ABC
8.235
12.350
+50%
4.115
9
Empire (Premiere)
FOX
10.868
14.947
+38%
4.079
10
NCIS: New Orleans (Premiere)
CBS
11.125
15.128
+36%
4.003
11
Chicago P.D. (Premiere)
NBC
6.874
10.705
+56%
3.831
12
How to Get Away With Murder (Premiere)
ABC
5.121
8.855
+73%
3.734
13
Chicago Med (Premiere)
NBC
7.022
10.715
+53%
3.693
14
The Good Place - Monday (Premiere)
NBC
8.036
11.687
+45%
3.651
15
Grey’s Anatomy (Premiere)
ABC
8.764
12.324
+41%
3.560
16
Law & Order: SVU (Premiere)
NBC
7.818
11.280
+44%
3.462
17
MacGyver (Premiere)
CBS
10.728
14.107
+31%
3.379
18
Hawaii Five-0 (Premiere)
CBS
10.225
13.452
+32%
3.227
19
Lethal Weapon (Premiere)
FOX
7.932
11.093
+40%
3.161
20
Quantico (Premiere)
ABC
3.637
6.785
+87%
3.148
21
Blindspot
NBC
6.082
9.101
+50%
3.019
22
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (Premiere)
ABC
3.441
6.235
+81%
2.794
23
Lucifer (Premiere)
FOX
4.360
7.111
+63%
2.751
24
Notorious (Premiere)
ABC
5.400
8.133
+51%
2.733
25
black-ish (Premiere)
ABC
6.396
9.113
+42%
2.717


The Live+7 Gains by Percent Viewership for September 19-25, 2016


Show
Network
Live+SD Viewers
Live+7 Viewers
Percent Change
Viewers Gained
1
Quantico (Premiere)
ABC
3.637
6.785
+87%
3.148
2
The Blacklist (Premiere)
NBC
6.397
11.658
+82%
5.261
3
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (Premiere)
ABC
3.441
6.235
+81%
2.794
4
Designated Survivor (Premiere)
ABC
10.042
17.712
+76%
7.670
5
How to Get Away With Murder (Premiere)
ABC
5.121
8.855
+73%
3.734
6
Scream Queens (Premiere)
FOX
2.165
3.637
+68%
1.472
7
The Exorcist (Premiere)
FOX
2.854
4.708
+65%
1.854
8
Lucifer (Premiere)
FOX
4.360
7.111
+63%
2.751
9
Secrets & Lies (Premiere)
ABC
4.061
6.493
+60%
2.432
10
The Last Man on Earth (Premiere)
FOX
2.228
3.558
+60%
1.330
11
Gotham (Premiere)
FOX
3.897
6.137
+57%
2.240
12
Chicago P.D. (Premiere)
NBC
6.874
10.705
+56%
3.831
13
Pitch (Premiere)
FOX
4.227
6.594
+56%
2.367
14
Chicago Med (Premiere)
NBC
7.022
10.715
+53%
3.693
15
Notorious (Premiere)
ABC
5.400
8.133
+51%
2.733
16
Modern Family (Premiere)
ABC
8.235
12.350
+50%
4.115
17
Blindspot
NBC
6.082
9.101
+50%
3.019
18
New Girl (Premiere)
FOX
2.312
3.476
+50%
1.164
19
Brooklyn Nine-Nine (Premiere)
FOX
2.389
3.535
+48%
1.146
20
Family Guy (Premiere)
FOX
2.796
4.082
+46%
1.286
21
This Is Us (Premiere)
NBC
10.065
14.612
+45%
4.547
22
The Good Place - Monday (Premiere)
NBC
8.036
11.687
+45%
3.651
23
The Good Place - Thursday
NBC
5.251
7.636
+45%
2.385
24
Law & Order: SVU (Premiere)
NBC
7.818
11.280
+44%
3.462
25
Hell’s Kitchen (Premiere)
FOX
3.374
4.852
+44%
1.478



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.