Tuesday, January 3, 2017

Live+7 Ratings - 'The Big Bang Theory' Tops Ratings Growth; 'Designated Survivor' Leads in Viewers & Percent Increases

For the week of December 12-18, 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 (1.7), ABC's Modern Family (1.7) and FOX's Empire (1.4).

Designated Survivor had the highest viewership gains with 6.190 million viewers - followed by The Big Bang Theory (5.305), Modern Family (4.095) and CBS' NCIS (3.797).


The Live+7 Gains by Rating for December 12-18, 2016


Show
Network
Live+SD Rating
Live+7 Rating
Percent Change
Points Gained
1
The Big Bang Theory
CBS
3.4
5.4
+59%
2.0
2
Designated Survivor
ABC
1.2
2.9
+142%
1.7
3
Modern Family
ABC
2.0
3.7
+85%
1.7
4
Empire
FOX
2.7
4.1
+52%
1.4
5
Timeless
NBC
1.0
1.9
+90%
0.9
6
The Goldbergs
ABC
1.7
2.5
+47%
0.8
7
black-ish
ABC
1.6
2.4
+50%
0.8
8
American Housewife
ABC
1.5
2.3
+53%
0.8
9
Bull
CBS
1.4
2.2
+57%
0.8
10
Scorpion
CBS
1.1
1.9
+73%
0.8
11
NCIS
CBS
1.8
2.5
+39%
0.7
12
The Middle
ABC
1.6
2.3
+44%
0.7
13
Life in Pieces
CBS
1.3
2.0
+54%
0.7
14
NCIS: New Orleans
CBS
1.2
1.9
+58%
0.7
15
Hawaii Five-0
CBS
1.1
1.8
+64%
0.7
16
New Girl
FOX
0.8
1.5
+88%
0.7
17
Star (Premiere)
FOX
2.2
2.8
+27%
0.6
18
Survivor (Finale)
CBS
1.9
2.5
+32%
0.6
19
Speechless
ABC
1.6
2.2
+38%
0.6
20
NCIS: Los Angeles
CBS
1.4
2.0
+43%
0.6
21
Kevin Can Wait
CBS
1.4
2.0
+43%
0.6
22
2 Broke Girls
CBS
1.2
1.8
+50%
0.6
23
Last Man Standing
ABC
1.2
1.8
+50%
0.6
24
Brooklyn Nine-Nine
FOX
0.9
1.5
+67%
0.6
25
Elementary
CBS
0.7
1.3
+86%
0.6


The Live+7 Gains by Percent Rating for December 12-18, 2016


Show
Network
Live+SD Rating
Live+7 Rating
Percent Change
Points Gained
1
Designated Survivor
ABC
1.2
2.9
+142%
1.7
2
Timeless
NBC
1.0
1.9
+90%
0.9
3
New Girl
FOX
0.8
1.5
+88%
0.7
4
Elementary
CBS
0.7
1.3
+86%
0.6
5
Modern Family
ABC
2.0
3.7
+85%
1.7
6
The Exorcist (Finale)
FOX
0.6
1.1
+83%
0.5
7
Scorpion
CBS
1.1
1.9
+73%
0.8
8
Brooklyn Nine-Nine
FOX
0.9
1.5
+67%
0.6
9
Hawaii Five-0
CBS
1.1
1.8
+64%
0.7
10
Scream Queens
FOX
0.5
0.8
+60%
0.3
11
The Big Bang Theory
CBS
3.4
5.4
+59%
2.0
12
NCIS: New Orleans
CBS
1.2
1.9
+58%
0.7
13
Bull
CBS
1.4
2.2
+57%
0.8
14
Life in Pieces
CBS
1.3
2.0
+54%
0.7
15
American Housewife
ABC
1.5
2.3
+53%
0.8
16
Empire
FOX
2.7
4.1
+52%
1.4
17
Last Man Standing
ABC
1.2
1.8
+50%
0.6
18
black-ish
ABC
1.6
2.4
+50%
0.8
19
MacGyver
CBS
1.0
1.5
+50%
0.5
20
2 Broke Girls
CBS
1.2
1.8
+50%
0.6
21
Hell’s Kitchen
FOX
1.0
1.5
+50%
0.5
22
The Goldbergs
ABC
1.7
2.5
+47%
0.8
23
Madam Secretary
CBS
1.1
1.6
+45%
0.5
24
The Real O’Neals
ABC
0.9
1.3
+44%
0.4
25
The Middle
ABC
1.6
2.3
+44%
0.7
26
Pure Genius
CBS
0.9
1.3
+44%
0.4


The Live+7 Gains by Viewership for December 12-18, 2016


Show
Network
Live+SD Viewers
Live+7 Viewers
Percent Change
Viewers Gained
1
Designated Survivor
ABC
6.177
12.367
+100%
6.190
2
The Big Bang Theory
CBS
15.958
21.263
+33%
5.305
3
Modern Family
ABC
6.813
10.908
+60%
4.095
4
NCIS
CBS
14.764
18.561
+26%
3.797
5
Bull
CBS
11.619
15.378
+32%
3.759
6
NCIS: New Orleans
CBS
10.034
13.763
+37%
3.729
7
Empire
FOX
7.578
11.048
+46%
3.470
8
Scorpion
CBS
6.984
10.434
+49%
3.450
9
Timeless
NBC
4.812
7.924
+65%
3.112
10
Madam Secretary
CBS
9.049
12.052
+33%
3.003
11
Hawaii Five-0
CBS
9.464
12.361
+31%
2.897
12
Elementary
CBS
5.079
7.751
+53%
2.672
13
NCIS: Los Angeles
CBS
10.375
12.929
+25%
2.554
14
black-ish
ABC
5.465
7.761
+42%
2.296
15
Pure Genius
CBS
5.505
7.687
+40%
2.182
16
MacGyver
CBS
7.671
9.711
+27%
2.040
17
American Housewife
ABC
5.350
7.357
+38%
2.007
18
Life in Pieces
CBS
6.936
8.911
+28%
1.975
19
Last Man Standing
ABC
6.774
8.746
+29%
1.972
20
Star (Premiere)
FOX
6.707
8.560
+28%
1.853
21
Survivor (Finale)
CBS
9.094
10.930
+20%
1.836
22
The Middle
ABC
6.431
8.256
+28%
1.825
23
The Goldbergs
ABC
6.203
8.005
+29%
1.802
24
Mom
CBS
8.234
9.939
+21%
1.705
25
The Voice - Tuesday (Finale)
NBC
12.140
13.740
+13%
1.600


The Live+7 Gains by Percent Viewership for December 12-18, 2016


Show
Network
Live+SD Viewers
Live+7 Viewers
Percent Change
Viewers Gained
1
Designated Survivor
ABC
6.177
12.367
+100%
6.190
2
New Girl
FOX
1.621
2.765
+71%
1.144
3
Timeless
NBC
4.812
7.924
+65%
3.112
4
The Exorcist (Finale)
FOX
1.747
2.846
+63%
1.099
5
Modern Family
ABC
6.813
10.908
+60%
4.095
6
Scream Queens
FOX
1.132
1.741
+54%
0.609
7
Elementary
CBS
5.079
7.751
+53%
2.672
8
Scorpion
CBS
6.984
10.434
+49%
3.450
9
Empire
FOX
7.578
11.048
+46%
3.470
10
Brooklyn Nine-Nine
FOX
2.147
3.066
+43%
0.919
11
black-ish
ABC
5.465
7.761
+42%
2.296
12
Pure Genius
CBS
5.505
7.687
+40%
2.182
13
American Housewife
ABC
5.350
7.357
+38%
2.007
14
Hell’s Kitchen
fOX
3.314
4.566
+38%
1.252
15
NCIS: New Orleans
CBS
10.034
13.763
+37%
3.729
16
Fresh Off the Boat
ABC
3.897
5.242
+35%
1.345
17
The Big Bang Theory
CBS
15.958
21.263
+33%
5.305
18
Madam Secretary
CBS
9.049
12.052
+33%
3.003
19
Bull
CBS
11.619
15.378
+32%
3.759
20
Hawaii Five-0
CBS
9.464
12.361
+31%
2.897
21
Last Man Standing
ABC
6.774
8.746
+29%
1.972
22
The Goldbergs
ABC
6.203
8.005
+29%
1.802
23
Speechless
ABC
5.461
7.030
+29%
1.569
24
The Real O’Neals
ABC
3.091
4.002
+29%
0.911
25
Life in Pieces
CBS
6.936
8.911
+28%
1.975
26
Star (Premiere)
FOX
6.707
8.560
+28%
1.853
27
The Middle
ABC
6.431
8.256
+28%
1.825



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.