Friday, March 24, 2017

Cable Live+7 Ratings - 'The Walking Dead' Leads Rating and Viewer Growth; 'The Americans' Premiere Triples

For the week of March 6-12, 2017, AMC's The Walking Dead posted the highest gains on cable after 7 days of DVR usage with a 2.0 - followed by MTV's Teen Mom 2 (0.8), Discovery's Gold Rush (0.7) and Bravo's The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills (0.7).

The Walking Dead had the highest viewership gains with 3.744 million viewers - followed by TNT's Major Crimes (2.229), History's Six (1.635) and Gold Rush (1.583).


The Cable Live+7 Gains by Rating for March 6-12, 2017


Show
Network
Live+SD Rating
Live+7 Rating
Percent Change
Points Gained
1
The Walking Dead
AMC
4.9
6.9
+41%
2.0
2
Teen Mom 2
MTV
0.8
1.6
+100%
0.8
3
Gold Rush (Finale)
Discovery
1.0
1.7
+70%
0.7
4
The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills
Bravo
0.6
1.3
+117%
0.7
5
Legion
FX
0.4
1.1
+175%
0.7
6
Vanderpump Rules
Bravo
0.6
1.2
+100%
0.6
7
It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia
FXX
0.4
1.0
+150%
0.6
8
Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta (Premiere)
VH1
1.7
2.2
+29%
0.5
9
Chrisley Knows Best
USA
0.8
1.3
+63%
0.5
10
Fixer Upper
HGTV
0.7
1.2
+71%
0.5
11
Bates Motel
A&E
0.5
1.0
+100%
0.5
12
60 Days In
A&E
0.4
0.9
+125%
0.5
13
Six
History
0.4
0.9
+125%
0.5
14
Homeland
Showtime
0.4
0.9
+125%
0.5
15
The Magicians
Syfy
0.2
0.7
+250%
0.5
16
Talking Dead
AMC
1.7
2.1
+24%
0.4
17
The Real Housewives of Atlanta
Bravo
1.2
1.6
+33%
0.4
18
Fast N’ Loud
Discovery
1.1
1.5
+36%
0.4
19
Tangled: The Series (Premiere)
Disney
0.7
1.1
+57%
0.4
20
Keeping Up With the Kardashians (Premiere)
E!
0.7
1.1
+57%
0.4
21
Impractical Jokers
TruTV
0.5
0.9
+80%
0.4
22
Underground (Premiere)
WGN
0.4
0.8
+100%
0.4
23
Feud: Bette and Joan
FX
0.3
0.7
+133%
0.4
24
Nashville
CMT
0.2
0.6
+200%
0.4
25
The Americans (Premiere)
FX
0.2
0.6
+200%
0.4


The Cable Live+7 Gains by Percent Rating for March 6-12, 2017


Show
Network
Live+SD Rating
Live+7 Rating
Percent Change
Points Gained
1
The Expanse
Syfy
0.1
0.4
+300%
0.3
2
The Magicians
Syfy
0.2
0.7
+250%
0.5
3
Nashville
CMT
0.2
0.6
+200%
0.4
4
The Americans (Premiere)
FX
0.2
0.6
+200%
0.4
5
Humans
AMC
0.1
0.3
+200%
0.2
6
Sun Records
CMT
0.1
0.3
+200%
0.2
7
Star Wars Rebels
Disney XD
0.1
0.3
+200%
0.2
8
Legion
FX
0.4
1.1
+175%
0.7
9
It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia
FXX
0.4
1.0
+150%
0.6
10
Imposters
Bravo
0.2
0.5
+150%
0.3
11
Switched at Birth
Freeform
0.2
0.5
+150%
0.3
12
My Big Fat Fabulous Life
TLC
0.2
0.5
+150%
0.3
13
Outsiders
WGN
0.2
0.5
+150%
0.3
14
Feud: Bette and Joan
FX
0.3
0.7
+133%
0.4
15
60 Days In
A&E
0.4
0.9
+125%
0.5
16
Six
History
0.4
0.9
+125%
0.5
17
Homeland
Showtime
0.4
0.9
+125%
0.5
18
The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills
Bravo
0.6
1.3
+117%
0.7
19
Teen Mom 2
MTV
0.8
1.6
+100%
0.8
20
Bates Motel
A&E
0.5
1.0
+100%
0.5
21
Underground (Premiere)
WGN
0.4
0.8
+100%
0.4
22
Summer House
Bravo
0.3
0.6
+100%
0.3
23
The Arrangement
E!
0.3
0.6
+100%
0.3
24
Little Women: Atlanta
Lifetime
0.3
0.6
+100%
0.3
25
Billions
Showtime
0.3
0.6
+100%
0.3
26
Major Crimes
TNT
0.3
0.6
+100%
0.3
27
Colony
USA
0.3
0.6
+100%
0.3
28
Mama June: From Not to Hot
WE tv
0.3
0.6
+100%
0.3


The Cable Live+7 Gains by Viewership for March 6-12, 2017


Show
Network
Live+SD Viewers
Live+7 Viewers
Percent Change
Viewers Gained
1
The Walking Dead
AMC
10.686
14.430
+35%
3.744
2
Major Crimes
TNT
2.478
4.707
+90%
2.229
3
Six
History
1.588
3.223
+103%
1.635
4
Gold Rush (Finale)
Discovery
3.558
5.141
+44%
1.583
5
The Americans (Premiere)
FX
0.925
2.421
+162%
1.496
6
The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills
Bravo
1.629
3.100
+90%
1.471
7
Feud: Bette and Joan
FX
1.320
2.778
+110%
1.458
8
Fixer Upper
HGTV
3.246
4.668
+44%
1.422
9
Legion
FX
0.796
2.194
+176%
1.398
10
Bates Motel
A&E
1.281
2.595
+103%
1.314
11
Teen Mom 2
MTV
1.409
2.707
+92%
1.298
12
Chrisley Knows Best
USA
2.018
3.312
+64%
1.294
13
Nashville
CMT
0.965
2.246
+133%
1.281
14
Homeland
Showtime
1.274
2.492
+96%
1.218
15
Tangled: The Series (Premiere)
Disney
2.869
4.032
+41%
1.163
16
Vanderpump Rules
Bravo
1.338
2.454
+83%
1.116
17
It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia
FXX
0.640
1.631
+155%
0.991
18
Colony
USA
0.774
1.761
+128%
0.987
19
Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta (Premiere)
VH1
3.221
4.194
+30%
0.973
20
Full Frontal with Samantha Bee
TBS
1.420
2.386
+68%
0.966
21
Impractical Jokers
TruTV
0.850
1.801
+112%
0.951
22
Underground (Premiere)
WGN
1.103
2.046
+85%
0.943
23
Billions
Showtime
0.981
1.923
+96%
0.942
24
60 Days In
A&E
1.102
2.040
+85%
0.938


The Cable Live+7 Gains by Percent Viewership for March 6-12, 2017


Show
Network
Live+SD Viewers
Live+7 Viewers
Percent Change
Viewers Gained
1
Legion
FX
0.796
2.194
+176%
1.398
2
The Americans (Premiere)
FX
0.925
2.421
+162%
1.496
3
It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia
FXX
0.640
1.631
+155%
0.991
4
Star Wars Rebels
Disney XD
0.361
0.864
+139%
0.503
5
Switched at Birth
Freeform
0.436
1.024
+135%
0.588
6
The Magicians
Syfy
0.626
1.469
+135%
0.843
7
Sun Records
CMT
0.557
1.298
+133%
0.741
8
Nashville
CMT
0.965
2.246
+133%
1.281
9
The Expanse
Syfy
0.452
1.035
+129%
0.583
10
Colony
USA
0.774
1.761
+128%
0.987
11
Humans
AMC
0.457
0.971
+112%
0.514
12
Impractical Jokers
TruTV
0.850
1.801
+112%
0.951
13
Feud: Bette and Joan
FX
1.320
2.778
+110%
1.458
14
Six
History
1.588
3.223
+103%
1.635
15
Bates Motel
A&E
1.281
2.595
+103%
1.314
16
Outsiders
WGN
0.721
1.458
+102%
0.737
17
The Arrangement
E!
0.714
1.413
+98%
0.699
18
Imposters
Bravo
0.702
1.382
+97%
0.680
19
Billions
Showtime
0.981
1.923
+96%
0.942
20
Homeland
Showtime
1.274
2.492
+96%
1.218
21
Face Off
Syfy
0.702
1.352
+93%
0.650
22
Teen Mom 2
MTV
1.409
2.707
+92%
1.298
23
The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills
Bravo
1.629
3.100
+90%
1.471
24
TIME: The Kalief Browder Story
Spike
0.229
0.435
+90%
0.206
25
Major Crimes
TNT
2.478
4.707
+90%
2.229



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.