Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Cable Live+7 Ratings - 'The Walking Dead' Leads Rating and Viewer Growth; 'Westworld' Finale Also Strong

For the week of November 28 - December 4, 2016, AMC's The Walking Dead posted the highest gains on cable after 7 days of DVR usage with a 2.7 - followed by HBO's Westworld (0.7), Comedy Central's South Park (0.7) and MTV's Teen Mom (0.7).

The Walking Dead had the highest viewership gains with 5.285 million viewers - followed by History's Vikings (1.548), HGTV's Fixer Upper (1.544) and Westworld (1.507).


The Cable Live+7 Gains by Rating for November 28 - December 4, 2016


Show
Network
Live+SD Rating
Live+7 Rating
Percent Change
Points Gained
1
The Walking Dead
AMC
5.0
7.7
+54%
2.7
2
Westworld (Finale)
HBO
1.0
1.7
+70%
0.7
3
South Park
Comedy
0.8
1.5
+88%
0.7
4
Teen Mom
MTV
0.7
1.4
+100%
0.7
5
Teen Mom Reunion
MTV
0.6
1.3
+117%
0.7
6
Gold Rush
Discovery
1.0
1.6
+60%
0.6
7
Fixer Upper
HGTV
0.8
1.4
+75%
0.6
8
Vanderpump Rules
Bravo
0.6
1.2
+100%
0.6
9
Top Chef (Premiere)
Bravo
0.3
0.9
+200%
0.6
10
Talking Dead
AMC
1.7
2.2
+29%
0.5
11
The Real Housewives of Atlanta
Bravo
1.1
1.6
+45%
0.5
12
Leah Remini: Scientology and the Aftermath
A&E
0.7
1.2
+71%
0.5
13
Below Deck
Bravo
0.7
1.2
+71%
0.5
14
Vikings
History
0.7
1.2
+71%
0.5
15
Shameless
Showtime
0.6
1.1
+83%
0.5
16
Project Runway
Lifetime
0.5
1.0
+100%
0.5
17
Ink Master
Spike
0.5
1.0
+100%
0.5
18
Love & Hip Hop
VH1
1.3
1.7
+31%
0.4
19
Street Outlaws
Discovery
1.0
1.4
+40%
0.4
20
Queen Sugar (Finale)
OWN
0.6
1.0
+67%
0.4
21
Sister Wives
TLC
0.5
0.9
+80%
0.4
22
Tosh.0
Comedy
0.4
0.8
+100%
0.4
23
WWE RAW - 10PM
USA
1.1
1.4
+27%
0.3
24
The Curse of Oak Island
History
0.9
1.2
+33%
0.3
25
American Dad
TBS
0.6
0.9
+50%
0.3


The Cable Live+7 Gains by Percent Rating for November 28 - December 4, 2016


Show
Network
Live+SD Rating
Live+7 Rating
Percent Change
Points Gained
1
Top Chef (Premiere)
Bravo
0.3
0.9
+200%
0.6
2
Ash vs. Evil Dead
Starz
0.1
0.3
+200%
0.2
3
Van Helsing
Syfy
0.1
0.3
+200%
0.2
4
Incorporated (Premiere)
Syfy
0.1
0.3
+200%
0.2
5
Good Behavior
TNT
0.1
0.3
+200%
0.2
6
Falling Water
USA
0.1
0.3
+200%
0.2
7
Ladies of London (Premiere)
Bravo
0.2
0.5
+150%
0.3
8
Younger
TV Land
0.2
0.5
+150%
0.3
9
Teen Mom Reunion
MTV
0.6
1.3
+117%
0.7
10
Teen Mom
MTV
0.7
1.4
+100%
0.7
11
Vanderpump Rules
Bravo
0.6
1.2
+100%
0.6
12
Project Runway
Lifetime
0.5
1.0
+100%
0.5
13
Ink Master
Spike
0.5
1.0
+100%
0.5
14
Tosh.0
Comedy
0.4
0.8
+100%
0.4
15
Don’t Be Tardy
Bravo
0.3
0.6
+100%
0.3
16
Million Dollar Listing Los Angeles
Bravo
0.3
0.6
+100%
0.3
17
Girl Meets World
Disney
0.3
0.6
+100%
0.3
18
Little Women: Dallas
Lifetime
0.3
0.6
+100%
0.3
19
Bad Girls Club: Social Disruption
Oxygen
0.3
0.6
+100%
0.3
20
Divorce
HBO
0.2
0.4
+100%
0.2
21
Teen Wolf
MTV
0.2
0.4
+100%
0.2
22
Mars
NatGeo
0.2
0.4
+100%
0.2
23
The Affair
Showtime
0.2
0.4
+100%
0.2
24
Z Nation
Syfy
0.2
0.4
+100%
0.2
25
Kindred Spirits
TLC
0.2
0.4
+100%
0.2
26
Adam Ruins Everything
TruTV
0.2
0.4
+100%
0.2
27
Marriage Boot Camp: Reality Stars
WE tv
0.2
0.4
+100%
0.2


The Cable Live+7 Gains by Viewership for November 28 - December 4, 2016


Show
Network
Live+SD Viewers
Live+7 Viewers
Percent Change
Viewers Gained
1
The Walking Dead
AMC
10.491
15.776
+50%
5.285
2
Vikings
History
2.407
3.955
+64%
1.548
3
Fixer Upper
HGTV
3.388
4.932
+46%
1.544
4
Westworld (Finale)
HBO
2.241
3.748
+67%
1.507
5
Gold Rush
Discovery
3.295
4.797
+46%
1.502
6
Project Runway
Lifetime
1.792
3.143
+75%
1.351
7
Top Chef (Premiere)
Bravo
0.796
2.055
+158%
1.259
8
Henry Danger
Nickelodeon
2.496
3.732
+50%
1.236
9
The Librarians
TNT
1.867
3.065
+64%
1.198
10
Shooter
USA
1.674
2.813
+68%
1.139
11
South Park
Comedy
1.449
2.559
+77%
1.110
12
Shameless
Showtime
1.603
2.710
+69%
1.107
13
Below Deck
Bravo
1.526
2.628
+72%
1.102
14
Leah Remini: Scientology and the Aftermath
A&E
2.118
3.214
+52%
1.096
15
Vanderpump Rules
Bravo
1.253
2.346
+87%
1.093
16
Teen Mom
MTV
1.298
2.388
+84%
1.090
17
Mars
NatGeo
0.795
1.864
+134%
1.069
18
Teen Mom Reunion
MTV
1.126
2.192
+95%
1.066
19
The Real Housewives of Atlanta
Bravo
2.741
3.791
+38%
1.050
20
Queen Sugar (Finale)
OWN
1.913
2.958
+55%
1.045
21
Talking Dead
AMC
3.774
4.816
+28%
1.042
22
The Curse of Oak Island
History
2.970
3.962
+33%
0.992
23
Ink Master
Spike
1.105
2.033
+84%
0.928
24
Alaska: The Last Frontier
Discovery
2.873
3.728
+30%
0.855
25
Real Vikings
History
1.705
2.548
+49%
0.843


The Cable Live+7 Gains by Percent Viewership for November 28 - December 4, 2016


Show
Network
Live+SD Viewers
Live+7 Viewers
Percent Change
Viewers Gained
1
Top Chef (Premiere)
Bravo
0.796
2.055
+158%
1.259
2
Mars
NatGeo
0.795
1.864
+134%
1.069
3
Ash vs. Evil Dead
Starz
0.266
0.568
+114%
0.302
4
Star Wars Rebels
Disney XD
0.362
0.763
+111%
0.401
5
Don’t Be Tardy
Bravo
0.645
1.335
+107%
0.690
6
The Affair
Showtime
0.662
1.353
+104%
0.691
7
Teen Wolf
MTV
0.429
0.874
+104%
0.445
8
Van Helsing
Syfy
0.502
1.006
+100%
0.504
9
Steve Austin’s Broken Skull Challenge
CMT
0.164
0.327
+99%
0.163
10
Adam Ruins Everything
TruTV
0.382
0.755
+98%
0.373
11
Teen Mom Reunion
MTV
1.126
2.192
+95%
1.066
12
Those Who Can’t
TruTV
0.123
0.232
+89%
0.109
13
Vanderpump Rules
Bravo
1.253
2.346
+87%
1.093
14
Dirk Gently’s Holistic Detective Agency
BBCA
0.307
0.572
+86%
0.265
15
Younger
TV Land
0.655
1.209
+85%
0.554
16
Ink Master
Spike
1.105
2.033
+84%
0.928
17
Teen Mom
MTV
1.298
2.388
+84%
1.090
18
Incorporated (Premiere)
Syfy
0.523
0.949
+81%
0.426
19
Divorce
HBO
0.638
1.151
+80%
0.513
20
The Royals (Premiere)
E!
0.609
1.094
+80%
0.485
21
The Graham Norton Show
BBCA
0.225
0.403
+79%
0.178
22
Drunk History
Comedy
0.717
1.284
+79%
0.567
23
Hotel Impossible
Travel
0.314
0.562
+79%
0.248
24
Good Behavior
TNT
0.516
0.921
+78%
0.405
25
Aftermath
Syfy
0.608
1.081
+78%
0.473



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.