Tuesday, March 7, 2017

Sunday Cable Ratings - 'The Walking Dead,' 'The Real Housewives of Atlanta,' 'Naked and Afraid,' 'Feud,' 'Homeland' & More!

On March 5, 2017, AMC's The Walking Dead was the highest rated show on cable with a 4.71 - followed by AMC's Talking Dead (1.56), Bravo's The Real Housewives of Atlanta (1.15) and Discovery's Naked and Afraid (0.68).

The Walking Dead was the most viewed program with 10.163 million viewers - followed by Talking Dead (3.560), The Real Housewives of Atlanta (2.591) and FX's Feud: Bette and Joan (2.256).


                                                   The Cable Ratings for Sunday, March 5


Show
Network
Time
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
1
The Walking Dead
AMC
9:00 PM
4.71
10.163
2
Talking Dead
AMC
10:02 PM
1.56
3.560
3
The Real Housewives of Atlanta
Bravo
8:00 PM
1.15
2.591
4
Naked and Afraid
Discovery
10:00 PM
0.68
1.950
5
NBA Basketball
ESPN
8:30 PM
0.58
1.638
6
2017 iHeartRadio Music Awards
TNT
8:00 PM
0.57
1.422
7
Feud: Bette and Joan
FX
10:00 PM
0.52
2.256
8
Homeland
Showtime
9:03 PM
0.51
1.437
9
Evil Lives Here
ID
10:00 PM
0.47
1.548
10
Worst Cooks in America
Food
9:00 PM
0.45
1.465
11
Last Week Tonight with John Oliver
HBO
11:00 PM
0.45
1.278
12
Caribbean Life
HGTV
9:00 PM
0.43
1.690
13
2017 iHeartRadio Music Awards
TBS
8:00 PM
0.43
1.122
14
Beachfront Bargain Hunt
HGTV
8:30 PM
0.43
1.706
15
First Family of Hip Hop
Bravo
9:00 PM
0.42
0.927
16
Murder in Lehigh Valley: Keith Morrison Investigates
ID
9:00 PM
0.41
1.563
17
Big Little Lies
HBO
9:02 PM
0.41
1.040
18
SuperMansion
Adult Swim
12:00 AM
0.40
0.740
19
Island Life
HGTV
10:30 PM
0.40
1.597
20
Caribbean Life
HGTV
9:30 PM
0.39
1.602
21
Island Life
HGTV
10:00 PM
0.39
1.563
22
Watch What Happens Live
Bravo
11:00 PM
0.39
0.947
23
Beachfront Bargain Hunt
HGTV
8:00 PM
0.39
1.567
24
Murder in Lehigh Valley: Keith Morrison Investigates
ID
8:00 PM
0.38
1.447
25
The Arrangement
E!
10:00 PM
0.36
0.848
26
Guy’s Grocery Games
Food
8:00 PM
0.35
1.129
27
Long Island Medium
TLC
8:00 PM
0.34
1.505
28
Long Lost Family
TLC
9:01 PM
0.34
1.734
29
Comic Book Men
AMC
12:02 AM
0.34
0.742
30
Bar Rescue
Spike
10:00 PM
0.31
0.805
31
Billions
Showtime
10:01 PM
0.27
0.851
32
Who Do You Think You Are?
TLC
10:02 PM
0.24
1.353
33
Girls
HBO
10:01 PM
0.24
0.571
34
North Woods Law
Animal
9:00 PM
0.24
1.010
35
When Calls the Heart
Hallmark
9:00 PM
0.21
2.132
36
Lone Star Law
Animal
10:00 PM
0.20
0.939
37
College Basketball
ESPN
1:00 PM
0.19
0.465
38
Major League Soccer
FS1
7:30 PM
0.17
0.375
39
Major League Soccer
ESPN
5:00 PM
0.16
0.411
40
Black Sails
Starz
9:02 PM
0.16
0.448
41
Crashing
HBO
10:31 PM
0.16
0.412
42
A Deadly Affair
LMN
8:00 PM
0.16
0.670
43
College Basketball
ESPN
3:04 PM
0.16
0.420
44
Crashletes
Nickelodeon
8:00 PM
0.15
0.780
45
Wicked Tuna
NatGeo
10:00 PM
0.15
0.477
46
2017 iHeartRadio Music Awards
TruTV
8:00 PM
0.14
0.320
47
Premier League Soccer
NBC Sports
10:57 AM
0.14
0.412
48
Premier League Soccer
NBC Sports
8:23 AM
0.13
0.698
49
Food Paradise
Travel
8:00 PM
0.13
0.511
50
Building Alaska
DIY
10:00 PM
0.12
0.530
51
Jagger Eaton’s Mega Life
Nickelodeon
8:30 PM
0.12
0.645
52
Three Days to Live
Oxygen
6:00 PM
0.10
0.371
53
Building Alaska
DIY
9:00 PM
0.10
0.512
54
Big Time RV
Travel
9:30 PM
0.09
0.338
55
NBA Basketball
NBA TV
6:00 PM
0.08
0.255
56
Big Time RV
Travel
9:00 PM
0.08
0.368
57
Boat Buyers
Travel
10:30 PM
0.08
0.222
58
Boat Buyers
Travel
10:00 PM
0.08
0.238
59
NHL Hockey
NBC Sports
8:03 PM
0.08
0.225
60
Borneo’s Secret Kingdom
NatGeoWild
10:00 PM
0.07
0.289
61
Essence Black Women in Hollywood Awards
OWN
10:00 PM
0.07
0.284
62
Borneo’s Secret Kingdom
NatGeoWild
8:00 PM
0.07
0.338
63
The Missing
Starz
8:00 PM
0.04
0.167

No rating information was made immediately available for American Heroes' How the World Ends; Cooking's Dinner at Tiffani's; PBS' Mercy Street & Victoria; Travel's Beachin' RV's; and Viceland's Trapped.


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.