Thursday, December 22, 2016

Live+7 Ratings - 'This Is Us' Leads in Rating Growth; 'Designated Survivor' Tops in Viewers; 'Empire' Also Strong

For the week of December 5-11, 2016, NBC's This Is Us posted the highest gains after 7 days of DVR usage with a 2.1 - followed by ABC's Designated Survivor (1.7), FOX's Empire (1.5) and CBS' Criminal Minds (1.2).

Designated Survivor had the highest viewership gains with 6.691 million viewers - followed by NBC's This Is Us (5.447), CBS' Blue Bloods (4.353) and CBS' Bull (4.064).


The Live+7 Gains by Rating for December 5-11, 2016


Show
Network
Live+SD Rating
Live+7 Rating
Percent Change
Points Gained
1
This Is Us
NBC
2.8
4.9
+75%
2.1
2
Designated Survivor
ABC
1.1
2.8
+155%
1.7
3
Empire
FOX
2.5
4.0
+60%
1.5
4
Criminal Minds
CBS
1.3
2.5
+92%
1.2
5
Chicago Fire
NBC
1.7
2.7
+59%
1.0
6
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.
ABC
0.7
1.6
+129%
0.9
7
NCIS
CBS
1.8
2.6
+44%
0.8
8
The Goldbergs
ABC
1.5
2.3
+53%
0.8
9
Bull
CBS
1.5
2.3
+53%
0.8
10
Lethal Weapon
FOX
1.4
2.2
+57%
0.8
11
black-ish
ABC
1.2
2.0
+67%
0.8
12
The Flash
The CW
1.2
2.0
+67%
0.8
13
Timeless
NBC
1.2
2.0
+67%
0.8
14
Survivor
CBS
1.7
2.4
+41%
0.7
15
Family Guy
FOX
1.4
2.1
+50%
0.7
16
The Middle
ABC
1.4
2.1
+50%
0.7
17
NCIS: New Orleans
CBS
1.2
1.9
+58%
0.7
18
Blue Bloods
CBS
1.2
1.9
+58%
0.7
19
Code Black
CBS
1.1
1.8
+64%
0.7
20
New Girl
FOX
0.8
1.5
+88%
0.7
21
Hairspray Live
NBC
2.3
2.9
+26%
0.6
22
American Housewife
ABC
1.4
2.0
+43%
0.6
23
Speechless
ABC
1.3
1.9
+46%
0.6
24
Life in Pieces
CBS
1.3
1.9
+46%
0.6
25
Hawaii Five-0
CBS
1.2
1.8
+50%
0.6
26
Last Man Standing
ABC
1.1
1.7
+55%
0.6
27
Hell’s Kitchen
FOX
1.0
1.6
+60%
0.6
28
Brooklyn Nine-Nine
FOX
1.0
1.6
+60%
0.6
29
Shark Tank
ABC
1.0
1.6
+60%
0.6
30
The Last Man on Earth
FOX
0.9
1.5
+67%
0.6


The Live+7 Gains by Percent Rating for December 5-11, 2016


Show
Network
Live+SD Rating
Live+7 Rating
Percent Change
Points Gained
1
Designated Survivor
ABC
1.1
2.8
+155%
1.7
2
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.
ABC
0.7
1.6
+129%
0.9
3
The Vampire Diaries
The CW
0.4
0.9
+125%
0.5
4
Notorious (Finale)
ABC
0.5
1.0
+100%
0.5
5
Criminal Minds
CBS
1.3
2.5
+92%
1.2
6
New Girl
FOX
0.8
1.5
+88%
0.7
7
The Exorcist
FOX
0.6
1.1
+83%
0.5
8
Conviction
ABC
0.6
1.1
+83%
0.5
9
Elementary
CBS
0.6
1.1
+83%
0.5
10
Supernatural
The CW
0.6
1.1
+83%
0.5
11
This Is Us
NBC
2.8
4.9
+75%
2.1
12
Madam Secretary
CBS
0.7
1.2
+71%
0.5
13
Legends of Tomorrow
The CW
0.7
1.2
+71%
0.5
14
Arrow
The CW
0.7
1.2
+71%
0.5
15
black-ish
ABC
1.2
2.0
+67%
0.8
16
The Flash
The CW
1.2
2.0
+67%
0.8
17
Timeless
NBC
1.2
2.0
+67%
0.8
18
The Last Man on Earth
FOX
0.9
1.5
+67%
0.6
19
Code Black
CBS
1.1
1.8
+64%
0.7
20
Empire
FOX
2.5
4.0
+60%
1.5
21
Hell’s Kitchen
FOX
1.0
1.6
+60%
0.6
22
Brooklyn Nine-Nine
FOX
1.0
1.6
+60%
0.6
23
Shark Tank
ABC
1.0
1.6
+60%
0.6
24
Scream Queens
FOX
0.5
0.8
+60%
0.3
25
Chicago Fire
NBC
1.7
2.7
+59%
1.0


The Live+7 Gains by Viewership for December 5-11, 2016


Show
Network
Live+SD Viewers
Live+7 Viewers
Percent Change
Viewers Gained
1
Designated Survivor
ABC
5.185
11.876
+129%
6.691
2
This Is Us
NBC
10.949
16.396
+50%
5.447
3
Blue Bloods
CBS
10.179
14.532
+43%
4.353
4
Bull
CBS
11.677
15.741
+35%
4.064
5
NCIS: New Orleans
CBS
9.358
13.387
+43%
4.029
6
Chicago Fire
NBC
7.774
11.712
+51%
3.938
7
NCIS
CBS
14.686
18.533
+26%
3.847
8
Criminal Minds
CBS
7.770
11.439
+47%
3.669
9
Empire
FOX
6.998
10.656
+52%
3.658
10
Code Black
CBS
6.749
10.286
+52%
3.537
11
Hawaii Five-0
CBS
9.406
12.538
+33%
3.132
12
Elementary
CBS
4.731
7.674
+62%
2.943
13
Timeless
NBC
5.075
7.969
+57%
2.894
14
Madam Secretary
CBS
7.823
10.687
+37%
2.864
15
Lethal Weapon
FOX
6.257
9.004
+44%
2.747
16
Pure Genius
CBS
5.624
8.156
+45%
2.532
17
black-ish
ABC
4.220
6.401
+52%
2.181
18
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.
ABC
2.374
4.492
+89%
2.118
19
Last Man Standing
ABC
6.568
8.629
+31%
2.061
20
MacGyver
CBS
7.418
9.457
+27%
2.039
21
Survivor
CBS
8.498
10.475
+23%
1.977
22
Life in Pieces
CBS
6.450
8.427
+31%
1.977
23
Conviction
ABC
3.344
5.310
+59%
1.966
24
Notorious (Finale)
ABC
2.579
4.486
+74%
1.907
25
Hairspray Live
NBC
9.046
10.879
+20%
1.833


The Live+7 Gains by Percent Viewership for December 5-11, 2016


Show
Network
Live+SD Viewers
Live+7 Viewers
Percent Change
Viewers Gained
1
Designated Survivor
ABC
5.185
11.876
+129%
6.691
2
The Vampire Diaries
The CW
0.982
1.880
+91%
0.898
3
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.
ABC
2.374
4.492
+89%
2.118
4
Notorious (Finale)
ABC
2.579
4.486
+74%
1.907
5
The Exorcist
FOX
1.656
2.784
+68%
1.128
6
New Girl
FOX
1.729
2.809
+62%
1.080
7
Elementary
CBS
4.731
7.674
+62%
2.943
8
Supernatural
The CW
1.734
2.804
+62%
1.070
9
Conviction
ABC
3.344
5.310
+59%
1.966
10
Legends of Tomorrow
The CW
2.001
3.171
+58%
1.170
11
Arrow
The CW
1.944
3.073
+58%
1.129
12
The Flash
The CW
3.138
4.940
+57%
1.802
13
Timeless
NBC
5.075
7.969
+57%
2.894
14
The Last Man on Earth
FOX
2.213
3.387
+53%
1.174
15
Frequency
The CW
0.847
1.293
+53%
0.446
16
Code Black
CBS
6.749
10.286
+52%
3.537
17
Empire
FOX
6.998
10.656
+52%
3.658
18
black-ish
ABC
4.220
6.401
+52%
2.181
19
Chicago Fire
NBC
7.774
11.712
+51%
3.938
20
This Is Us
NBC
10.949
16.396
+50%
5.447
21
Pitch (Finale)
FOX
2.882
4.301
+49%
1.419
22
Criminal Minds
CBS
7.770
11.439
+47%
3.669
23
Pure Genius
CBS
5.624
8.156
+45%
2.532
24
Lethal Weapon
FOX
6.257
9.004
+44%
2.747
25
Brooklyn Nine-Nine
FOX
2.312
3.322
+44%
1.010



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.