Thursday, April 13, 2017

Cable Live+7 Ratings - 'The Walking Dead' Leads in Rating and Viewer Growth; 'Underground' Posts Significant Gains

For the week of March 27-April 2, 2017, AMC's The Walking Dead posted the highest gains on cable after 7 days of DVR usage with a 2.6 - followed by VH1's Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta (0.6), AMC's Into the Badlands (0.6) and Bravo's The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills (0.6).

The Walking Dead had the highest viewership gains with 5.099 million viewers - followed by TNT's Major Crimes (2.223), HGTV's Fixer Upper (1.504) and FX's Feud: Bette and Joan (1.401).


The Cable Live+7 Gains by Rating for March 27-April 2, 2017


Show
Network
Live+SD Rating
Live+7 Rating
Percent Change
Points Gained
1
The Walking Dead (Finale)
AMC
5.4
8.0
+48%
2.6
2
Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta
VH1
1.6
2.2
+38%
0.6
3
Into the Badlands
AMC
1.4
2.0
+43%
0.6
4
The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills
Bravo
0.7
1.3
+86%
0.6
5
Bates Motel
A&E
0.4
1.0
+150%
0.6
6
Legion (Finale)
FX
0.4
1.0
+150%
0.6
7
The Real Housewives of Atlanta
Bravo
1.1
1.6
+45%
0.5
8
Chrisley Knows Best
USA
0.8
1.3
+63%
0.5
9
Vanderpump Rules
Bravo
0.7
1.2
+71%
0.5
10
Fixer Upper
HGTV
0.7
1.2
+71%
0.5
11
Keeping Up With the Kardashians
E!
0.6
1.1
+83%
0.5
12
Teen Mom 2 Reunion
MTV
0.5
1.0
+100%
0.5
13
Impractical Jokers
TruTV
0.4
0.9
+125%
0.5
14
Black Ink Crew
VH1
0.6
1.0
+67%
0.4
15
Mama June: From Not to Hot
WE tv
0.6
1.0
+67%
0.4
16
The Challenge: Invasion of the Champions
MTV
0.5
0.9
+80%
0.4
17
Greenleaf
OWN
0.4
0.8
+100%
0.4
18
Homeland
Showtime
0.4
0.8
+100%
0.4
19
Feud: Bette and Joan
FX
0.3
0.7
+133%
0.4
20
The Magicians
Syfy
0.3
0.7
+133%
0.4
21
Underground
WGN
0.1
0.5
+400%
0.4
22
Street Outlaws
Discovery
1.6
1.9
+19%
0.3
23
WWE RAW - 10PM
USA
1.1
1.4
+27%
0.3
24
Big Little Lies (Finale)
HBO
0.7
1.0
+43%
0.3
25
The Real Housewives of Potomac
Bravo
0.6
0.9
+50%
0.3
26
Real Time with Bill Maher
HBO
0.5
0.8
+60%
0.3
27
The Rap Game
Lifetime
0.5
0.8
+60%
0.3
28
Full Frontal with Samantha Bee
TBS
0.5
0.8
+60%
0.3


The Cable Live+7 Gains by Percent Rating for March 27-April 2, 2017


Show
Network
Live+SD Rating
Live+7 Rating
Percent Change
Points Gained
1
Underground
WGN
0.1
0.5
+400%
0.4
2
Sun Records
CMT
0.1
0.3
+200%
0.2
3
Bates Motel
A&E
0.4
1.0
+150%
0.6
4
Legion (Finale)
FX
0.4
1.0
+150%
0.6
5
Rick and Morty
Adult Swim
0.2
0.5
+150%
0.3
6
Imposters
Bravo
0.2
0.5
+150%
0.3
7
Switched at Birth
Freeform
0.2
0.5
+150%
0.3
8
Ghost Adventures
Travel
0.2
0.5
+150%
0.3
9
Feud: Bette and Joan
FX
0.3
0.7
+133%
0.4
10
The Magicians
Syfy
0.3
0.7
+133%
0.4
11
Impractical Jokers
TruTV
0.4
0.9
+125%
0.5
12
Teen Mom 2 Reunion
MTV
0.5
1.0
+100%
0.5
13
Greenleaf
OWN
0.4
0.8
+100%
0.4
14
Homeland
Showtime
0.4
0.8
+100%
0.4
15
The Quad
BET
0.3
0.6
+100%
0.3
16
The Arrangement
E!
0.3
0.6
+100%
0.3
17
The Fosters
Freeform
0.3
0.6
+100%
0.3
18
The Americans
FX
0.3
0.6
+100%
0.3
19
Girls
HBO
0.3
0.6
+100%
0.3
20
Little Women: LA
Lifetime
0.3
0.6
+100%
0.3
21
Major Crimes
TNT
0.3
0.6
+100%
0.3
22
Young & Hungry
Freeform
0.2
0.4
+100%
0.2
23
When Calls the Heart
Hallmark
0.2
0.4
+100%
0.2
24
Are You the One: Second Chances
MTV
0.2
0.4
+100%
0.2
25
Bad Girls Club
Oxygen
0.2
0.4
+100%
0.2
26
The Expanse
Syfy
0.2
0.4
+100%
0.2
27
Who Do You Think You Are?
TLC
0.2
0.4
+100%
0.2


The Cable Live+7 Gains by Viewership for March 27-April 2, 2017


Show
Network
Live+SD Viewers
Live+7 Viewers
Percent Change
Viewers Gained
1
The Walking Dead (Finale)
AMC
11.328
16.427
+45%
5.099
2
Major Crimes
TNT
2.437
4.660
+91%
2.223
3
Fixer Upper
HGTV
3.708
5.212
+41%
1.504
4
Feud: Bette and Joan
FX
1.355
2.756
+103%
1.401
5
Into the Badlands
AMC
3.115
4.499
+44%
1.384
6
Bates Motel
A&E
1.300
2.676
+106%
1.376
7
The Americans
FX
0.891
2.144
+141%
1.253
8
The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills
Bravo
1.904
3.151
+65%
1.247
9
Chrisley Knows Best
USA
2.015
3.236
+61%
1.221
10
Homeland
Showtime
1.343
2.546
+90%
1.203
11
Legion (Finale)
FX
0.812
2.008
+147%
1.196
12
Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta
VH1
3.088
4.107
+33%
1.019
13
Greenleaf
OWN
1.316
2.328
+77%
1.012
14
The Real Housewives of Atlanta
Bravo
2.584
3.595
+39%
1.011
15
Real Time with Bill Maher
HBO
1.676
2.680
+60%
1.004
16
Colony
USA
0.819
1.789
+118%
0.970
17
Billions
Showtime
0.904
1.846
+104%
0.942
18
Keeping Up With the Kardashians
E!
1.165
2.101
+80%
0.936
19
Big Little Lies (Finale)
HBO
1.863
2.788
+50%
0.925
20
Impractical Jokers
TruTV
0.747
1.654
+121%
0.907
21
Full Frontal with Samantha Bee
TBS
1.374
2.265
+65%
0.891
22
Vanderpump Rules
Bravo
1.567
2.433
+55%
0.866
23
The Magicians
Syfy
0.724
1.573
+117%
0.849
24
Underground
WGN
0.476
1.314
+176%
0.838
25
Mama June: From Not to Hot
WE tv
1.675
2.506
+50%
0.831


The Cable Live+7 Gains by Percent Viewership for March 27-April 2, 2017


Show
Network
Live+SD Viewers
Live+7 Viewers
Percent Change
Viewers Gained
1
Underground
WGN
0.476
1.314
+176%
0.838
2
Legion (Finale)
FX
0.812
2.008
+147%
1.196
3
The Americans
FX
0.891
2.144
+141%
1.253
4
Sun Records
CMT
0.508
1.218
+140%
0.710
5
Hap and Leonard
Sundance
0.152
0.354
+133%
0.202
6
The Arrangement
E!
0.570
1.278
+124%
0.708
7
Impractical Jokers
TruTV
0.747
1.654
+121%
0.907
8
Switched at Birth
Freeform
0.474
1.040
+119%
0.566
9
Colony
USA
0.819
1.789
+118%
0.970
10
The Expanse
Syfy
0.573
1.250
+118%
0.677
11
The Magicians
Syfy
0.724
1.573
+117%
0.849
12
Are You the One: Second Chances
MTV
0.343
0.720
+110%
0.377
13
Imposters
Bravo
0.637
1.323
+108%
0.686
14
Bates Motel
A&E
1.300
2.676
+106%
1.376
15
Billions
Showtime
0.904
1.846
+104%
0.942
16
Feud: Bette and Joan
FX
1.355
2.756
+103%
1.401
17
The Fosters
Freeform
0.695
1.413
+103%
0.718
18
Major Crimes
TNT
2.437
4.660
+91%
2.223
19
Homeland
Showtime
1.343
2.546
+90%
1.203
20
Black Sails
Starz
0.569
1.075
+89%
0.506
21
Teen Mom 2 Unseen
MTV
0.692
1.273
+84%
0.581
22
Ghost Adventures
Travel
0.640
1.169
+83%
0.529
23
Teen Mom 2 Reunion
MTV
0.921
1.662
+80%
0.741
24
Keeping Up With the Kardashians
E!
1.165
2.101
+80%
0.936
25
Baby Daddy
Freeform
0.501
0.899
+79%
0.398



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.