Tuesday, October 11, 2016

Live+7 Ratings - 'Designated Survivor' Continues to Dominate in Rating and Viewer Growth

For the week of September 26 - October 2, 2016, ABC's Designated Survivor posted the highest gains after 7 days of DVR usage with a 2.1 - followed by CBS' The Big Bang Theory (2.0), NBC's This Is Us (1.9) and FOX's Empire (1.9).

Designated Survivor had the highest viewership gains with 7.649 million viewers - followed by The Big Bang Theory (5.482), This Is Us (5.121) and CBS' Bull (4.859).


The Live+7 Gains by Rating for September 26 - October 2, 2016


Show
Network
Live+SD Rating
Live+7 Rating
Percent Change
Points Gained
1
Designated Survivor
ABC
1.8
3.9
+117%
2.1
2
The Big Bang Theory
CBS
3.6
5.6
+56%
2.0
3
This Is Us
NBC
2.6
4.5
+73%
1.9
4
Empire
FOX
3.7
5.6
+51%
1.9
5
Modern Family
ABC
2.3
4.0
+74%
1.7
6
Grey’s Anatomy
ABC
2.4
4.0
+67%
1.6
7
The Blacklist
NBC
1.1
2.4
+118%
1.3
8
How to Get Away With Murder
ABC
1.3
2.5
+92%
1.2
9
Chicago P.D.
NBC
1.5
2.6
+73%
1.1
10
Law & Order: SVU
NBC
1.6
2.7
+69%
1.1
11
Criminal Minds (Premiere)
CBS
1.9
3.0
+58%
1.1
12
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.
ABC
0.9
1.9
+111%
1.0
13
Quantico
ABC
1.0
2.0
+100%
1.0
14
Gotham
FOX
1.2
2.2
+83%
1.0
15
Bull
CBS
1.9
2.9
+53%
1.0
16
Blindspot
NBC
1.3
2.2
+69%
0.9
17
Chicago Med
NBC
1.3
2.2
+69%
0.9
18
black-ish
ABC
1.6
2.5
+56%
0.9
19
The Goldbergs
ABC
1.9
2.8
+47%
0.9
20
NCIS
CBS
2.1
3.0
+43%
0.9
21
Kevin Can Wait
CBS
2.7
3.6
+33%
0.9
22
The Voice - Monday
NBC
3.2
4.1
+28%
0.9
23
New Girl
FOX
1.0
1.8
+80%
0.8
24
Code Black (Premiere)
CBS
1.2
2.0
+67%
0.8
25
MacGyver
CBS
1.3
2.1
+62%
0.8
26
The Good Place
NBC
1.3
2.1
+62%
0.8
27
Speechless
ABC
1.8
2.6
+44%
0.8
28
Lethal Weapon
FOX
2.0
2.8
+40%
0.8
29
The Voice - Tuesday
NBC
3.3
4.1
+24%
0.8


The Live+7 Gains by Percent Rating for September 26 - October 2, 2016


Show
Network
Live+SD Rating
Live+7 Rating
Percent Change
Points Gained
1
The Blacklist
NBC
1.1
2.4
+118%
1.3
2
Designated Survivor
ABC
1.8
3.9
+117%
2.1
3
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.
ABC
0.9
1.9
+111%
1.0
4
Quantico
ABC
1.0
2.0
+100%
1.0
5
Scream Queens
FOX
0.7
1.4
+100%
0.7
6
How to Get Away With Murder
ABC
1.3
2.5
+92%
1.2
7
The Exorcist
FOX
0.6
1.1
+83%
0.5
8
Gotham
FOX
1.2
2.2
+83%
1.0
9
New Girl
FOX
1.0
1.8
+80%
0.8
10
Secrets & Lies
ABC
0.9
1.6
+78%
0.7
11
Elementary (Premiere)
CBS
0.8
1.4
+75%
0.6
12
Modern Family
ABC
2.3
4.0
+74%
1.7
13
Chicago P.D.
NBC
1.5
2.6
+73%
1.1
14
This Is Us
NBC
2.6
4.5
+73%
1.9
15
Blindspot
NBC
1.3
2.2
+69%
0.9
16
Chicago Med
NBC
1.3
2.2
+69%
0.9
17
Law & Order: SVU
NBC
1.6
2.7
+69%
1.1
18
Grey’s Anatomy
ABC
2.4
4.0
+67%
1.6
19
Code Black (Premiere)
CBS
1.2
2.0
+67%
0.8
20
Once Upon a Time
ABC
1.1
1.8
+64%
0.7
21
MacGyver
CBS
1.3
2.1
+62%
0.8
22
The Good Place
NBC
1.3
2.1
+62%
0.8
23
Brooklyn Nine-Nine
FOX
1.0
1.6
+60%
0.6
24
Pitch
FOX
1.0
1.6
+60%
0.6
25
Hell’s Kitchen
FOX
1.0
1.6
+60%
0.6
26
The Last Man on Earth
FOX
1.0
1.6
+60%
0.6


The Live+7 Gains by Viewership for September 26 - October 2, 2016


Show
Network
Live+SD Viewers
Live+7 Viewers
Percent Change
Viewers Gained
1
Designated Survivor
ABC
7.969
15.618
+96%
7.649
2
The Big Bang Theory
CBS
14.247
19.729
+38%
5.482
3
This Is Us
NBC
8.748
13.869
+59%
5.121
4
Bull
CBS
13.618
18.477
+36%
4.859
5
The Blacklist
NBC
5.994
10.680
+78%
4.686
6
Empire
FOX
9.651
13.889
+44%
4.238
7
Modern Family
ABC
7.415
11.562
+56%
4.147
8
Blue Bloods
CBS
10.558
14.558
+38%
4.000
9
NCIS
CBS
15.521
19.497
+26%
3.976
10
Criminal Minds (Premiere)
CBS
8.928
12.763
+43%
3.835
11
Chicago P.D.
NBC
6.139
9.881
+61%
3.742
12
Grey’s Anatomy
ABC
8.416
12.125
+44%
3.709
13
NCIS: New Orleans
CBS
10.766
14.276
+33%
3.510
14
Code Black (Premiere)
CBS
6.368
9.787
+54%
3.419
15
Chicago Med
NBC
6.789
10.120
+49%
3.331
16
How to Get Away With Murder
ABC
4.332
7.657
+77%
3.325
17
Law & Order: SVU
NBC
6.056
9.289
+53%
3.233
18
Hawaii Five-0
CBS
9.728
12.763
+31%
3.035
19
Blindspot
NBC
5.604
8.507
+52%
2.903
20
Quantico
ABC
3.566
6.438
+81%
2.872
21
MacGyver
CBS
9.069
11.888
+31%
2.819
22
Elementary (Premiere)
CBS
6.033
8.839
+47%
2.806
23
Madam Secretary (Premiere)
CBS
9.196
11.975
+30%
2.779
24
Lethal Weapon
FOX
7.234
9.911
+37%
2.677
25
The Voice - Monday
NBC
11.746
14.402
+23%
2.656


The Live+7 Gains by Percent Viewership for September 26 - October 2, 2016


Show
Network
Live+SD Viewers
Live+7 Viewers
Percent Change
Viewers Gained
1
Designated Survivor
ABC
7.969
15.618
+96%
7.649
2
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.
ABC
2.956
5.389
+82%
2.433
3
Quantico
ABC
3.566
6.438
+81%
2.872
4
The Blacklist
NBC
5.994
10.680
+78%
4.686
5
How to Get Away With Murder
ABC
4.332
7.657
+77%
3.325
6
Scream Queens
FOX
1.697
2.901
+71%
1.204
7
Gotham
FOX
3.537
5.926
+68%
2.389
8
The Exorcist
FOX
1.976
3.302
+67%
1.326
9
New Girl
FOX
2.027
3.294
+63%
1.267
10
Chicago P.D.
NBC
6.139
9.881
+61%
3.742
11
This Is Us
NBC
8.748
13.869
+59%
5.121
12
Modern Family
ABC
7.415
11.562
+56%
4.147
13
Secrets & Lies
ABC
3.688
5.736
+56%
2.048
14
Pitch
FOX
3.677
5.687
+55%
2.010
15
Code Black (Premiere)
CBS
6.368
9.787
+54%
3.419
16
Law & Order: SVU
NBC
6.056
9.289
+53%
3.233
17
Blindspot
NBC
5.604
8.507
+52%
2.903
18
Notorious
ABC
4.512
6.798
+51%
2.286
19
The Good Place
NBC
4.447
6.689
+50%
2.242
20
Brooklyn Nine-Nine
FOX
2.337
3.496
+50%
1.159
21
Chicago Med
NBC
6.789
10.120
+49%
3.331
22
The Last Man on Earth
FOX
2.496
3.717
+49%
1.221
23
Elementary (Premiere)
CBS
6.033
8.839
+47%
2.806
24
Empire
FOX
9.651
13.889
+44%
4.238
25
Grey’s Anatomy
ABC
8.416
12.125
+44%
3.709



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.