Thursday, March 2, 2017

Cable Live+7 Ratings - 'The Walking Dead' Tops Rating and Viewer Growth; 'Legion' and 'Taboo' Strong as Well

For the week of February 13-19, 2017, AMC's The Walking Dead posted the highest gains on cable after 7 days of DVR usage with a 2.6 - followed by MTV's Teen Mom 2 (0.8), FX's Legion (0.8) and FX's Taboo (0.8).

The Walking Dead had the highest viewership gains with 5.084 million viewers - followed by Taboo (1.819), Legion (1.777) and History's Six (1.643).



The Cable Live+7 Gains by Rating for February 13-19, 2017


Show
Network
Live+SD Rating
Live+7 Rating
Percent Change
Points Gained
1
The Walking Dead
AMC
5.3
7.9
+49%
2.6
2
Teen Mom 2
MTV
0.8
1.6
+100%
0.8
3
Legion
FX
0.5
1.3
+160%
0.8
4
Taboo
FX
0.4
1.2
+200%
0.8
5
The Real Housewives of Atlanta
Bravo
1.0
1.6
+60%
0.6
6
Gold Rush
Discovery
1.0
1.6
+60%
0.6
7
The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills
Bravo
0.6
1.2
+100%
0.6
8
Vanderpump Rules
Bravo
0.5
1.1
+120%
0.6
9
It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia
FXX
0.4
1.0
+150%
0.6
10
Talking Dead
AMC
1.8
2.3
+28%
0.5
11
Love & Hip Hop
VH1
1.2
1.7
+42%
0.5
12
Top Chef
Bravo
0.4
0.9
+125%
0.5
13
Six
History
0.4
0.9
+125%
0.5
14
Impractical Jokers
TruTV
0.4
0.9
+125%
0.5
15
Suits
USA
0.3
0.8
+167%
0.5
16
The Curse of Oak Island
History
0.9
1.3
+44%
0.4
17
Diesel Brothers
Discovery
0.7
1.1
+57%
0.4
18
Fixer Upper
HGTV
0.7
1.1
+57%
0.4
19
Worst Cooks in America
Food
0.6
1.0
+67%
0.4
20
Homeland
Showtime
0.3
0.7
+133%
0.4
21
The Magicians
Syfy
0.3
0.7
+133%
0.4
22
Fast N’ Loud
Discovery
0.8
1.1
+38%
0.3
23
Alaskan Bush People
Discovery
0.7
1.0
+43%
0.3
24
The Haves and the Haves Nots
OWN
0.7
1.0
+43%
0.3
25
Black Ink Crew
VH1
0.7
1.0
+43%
0.3


The Cable Live+7 Gains by Percent Rating for February 13-19, 2017


Show
Network
Live+SD Rating
Live+7 Rating
Percent Change
Points Gained
1
Star Wars Rebels
Disney XD
0.1
0.4
+300%
0.3
2
The Expanse
Syfy
0.1
0.4
+300%
0.3
3
Taboo
FX
0.4
1.2
+200%
0.8
4
Girlfriends’ Guide to Divorce
Bravo
0.1
0.3
+200%
0.2
5
Bad Girls Club (Premiere)
Oxygen
0.1
0.3
+200%
0.2
6
Black Sails
Starz
0.1
0.3
+200%
0.2
7
Teachers
TV Land
0.1
0.3
+200%
0.2
8
Suits
USA
0.3
0.8
+167%
0.5
9
Legion
FX
0.5
1.3
+160%
0.8
10
It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia
FXX
0.4
1.0
+150%
0.6
11
Nashville
CMT
0.2
0.5
+150%
0.3
12
Switched at Birth
Freeform
0.2
0.5
+150%
0.3
13
Billions (Premiere)
Showtime
0.2
0.5
+150%
0.3
14
Colony
USA
0.2
0.5
+150%
0.3
15
Outsiders
WGN
0.2
0.5
+150%
0.3
16
Homeland
Showtime
0.3
0.7
+133%
0.4
17
The Magicians
Syfy
0.3
0.7
+133%
0.4
18
Top Chef
Bravo
0.4
0.9
+125%
0.5
19
Six
History
0.4
0.9
+125%
0.5
20
Impractical Jokers
TruTV
0.4
0.9
+125%
0.5
21
Vanderpump Rules
Bravo
0.5
1.1
+120%
0.6
22
Teen Mom 2
MTV
0.8
1.6
+100%
0.8
23
The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills
Bravo
0.6
1.2
+100%
0.6
24
The Fosters
Freeform
0.3
0.6
+100%
0.3
25
Big Little Lies (Premiere)
HBO
0.3
0.6
+100%
0.3
26
Dance Moms
Lifetime
0.3
0.6
+100%
0.3
27
Bar Rescue
Spike
0.3
0.6
+100%
0.3
28
Face Off
Syfy
0.3
0.6
+100%
0.3


The Cable Live+7 Gains by Viewership for February 13-19, 2017


Show
Network
Live+SD Viewers
Live+7 Viewers
Percent Change
Viewers Gained
1
The Walking Dead
AMC
11.087
16.171
+46%
5.084
2
Taboo
FX
1.124
2.943
+162%
1.819
3
Legion
FX
1.133
2.910
+157%
1.777
4
Six
History
1.603
3.246
+102%
1.643
5
Suits
USA
1.211
2.771
+129%
1.560
6
Gold Rush
Discovery
3.425
4.942
+44%
1.517
7
Fixer Upper
HGTV
2.883
4.361
+51%
1.478
8
The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills
Bravo
1.553
2.810
+81%
1.257
9
Homeland
Showtime
1.069
2.320
+117%
1.251
10
Teen Mom 2
MTV
1.459
2.656
+82%
1.197
11
The Curse of Oak Island
History
3.201
4.349
+36%
1.148
12
Vanderpump Rules
Bravo
1.168
2.308
+98%
1.140
13
Top Chef
Bravo
1.041
2.165
+108%
1.124
14
Full Frontal with Samantha Bee
TBS
1.440
2.525
+75%
1.085
15
Nashville
CMT
0.832
1.900
+128%
1.068
16
It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia
FXX
0.573
1.602
+180%
1.029
17
Real Time with Bill Maher
HBO
2.134
3.136
+47%
1.002
18
The Real Housewives of Atlanta
Bravo
2.605
3.589
+38%
0.984
19
The Magicians
Syfy
0.778
1.750
+125%
0.972
20
Impractical Jokers
TruTV
0.832
1.774
+113%
0.942
21
Colony
USA
0.757
1.694
+124%
0.937
22
Talking Dead
AMC
4.057
4.985
+23%
0.928
23
Worst Cooks in America
Food
1.664
2.589
+56%
0.925
24
The Haves and the Haves Nots
OWN
2.581
3.495
+35%
0.914
25
Alaskan Bush People
Discovery
2.881
3.772
+31%
0.891


The Cable Live+7 Gains by Percent Viewership for February 13-19, 2017


Show
Network
Live+SD Viewers
Live+7 Viewers
Percent Change
Viewers Gained
1
It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia
FXX
0.573
1.602
+180%
1.029
2
Taboo
FX
1.124
2.943
+162%
1.819
3
Girlfriends’ Guide to Divorce
Bravo
0.287
0.745
+160%
0.458
4
Legion
FX
1.133
2.910
+157%
1.777
5
Star Wars Rebels
Disney XD
0.362
0.885
+144%
0.523
6
The Expanse
Syfy
0.535
1.229
+130%
0.694
7
Suits
USA
1.211
2.771
+129%
1.560
8
Nashville
CMT
0.832
1.900
+128%
1.068
9
The Magicians
Syfy
0.778
1.750
+125%
0.972
10
Colony
USA
0.757
1.694
+124%
0.937
11
Switched at Birth
Freeform
0.518
1.139
+120%
0.621
12
Homeland
Showtime
1.069
2.320
+117%
1.251
13
Billions (Premiere)
Showtime
0.753
1.608
+114%
0.855
14
Impractical Jokers
TruTV
0.832
1.774
+113%
0.942
15
Top Chef
Bravo
1.041
2.165
+108%
1.124
16
The Royals (Finale)
E!
0.520
1.066
+105%
0.546
17
Six
History
1.603
3.246
+102%
1.643
18
Vanderpump Rules
Bravo
1.168
2.308
+98%
1.140
19
Man Seeking Woman
FXX
0.161
0.313
+94%
0.152
20
Black Sails
Starz
0.484
0.936
+93%
0.452
21
Face Off
Syfy
0.745
1.438
+93%
0.693
22
Baskets
FX
0.463
0.893
+93%
0.430
23
Portlandia
IFC
0.145
0.276
+90%
0.131
24
The Fosters
Freeform
0.761
1.439
+89%
0.678
25
Bringing Up Bates
Up
0.182
0.342
+88%
0.160
26
Are You the One?
MTV
0.682
1.279
+88%
0.597



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.