Wednesday, November 23, 2016

Live+7 Ratings - 'The Big Bang Theory' Leads Rating Growth; 'Designated Survivor' Continues to Post Impressive Gains

For the week of November 7-13, 2016, CBS' The Big Bang Theory posted the highest gains after 7 days of DVR usage with a 2.0 - followed by ABC's Designated Survivor (1.8), ABC's Modern Family (1.6) and FOX's Empire (1.6).

Designated Survivor had the highest viewership gains with 6.359 million viewers - followed by The Big Bang Theory (5.316), NBC's The Blacklist (4.733) and CBS' Blue Bloods (4.041).


The Live+7 Gains by Rating for November 7-13, 2016


The Live+7 Gains by Percent Rating for November 7-13, 2016


The Live+7 Gains by Viewership for November 7-13, 2016


The Live+7 Gains by Percent Viewership for November 7-13, 2016



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.