Thursday, April 6, 2017

Live+7 Ratings - 'Designated Survivor' Continues to Lead in Viewers; 'Empire' Return Tops Ratings Growth

For the week of March 20-26, 2017, FOX's Empire posted the highest gains after 7 days of DVR usage with a 1.7 - followed by ABC's Designated Survivor (1.4), ABC's Grey's Anatomy (1.3) and ABC's Scandal (1.2).

Designated Survivor had the highest viewership gains with 5.666 million viewers - followed by NBC's Chicago P.D. (3.820), Empire (3.626) and NBC's Chicago Fire (3.508).


The Live+7 Gains by Rating for March 20-26, 2017


Show
Network
Live+SD Rating
Live+7 Rating
Percent Change
Points Gained
1
Empire
FOX
2.8
4.5
+61%
1.7
2
Designated Survivor
ABC
1.1
2.5
+127%
1.4
3
Grey’s Anatomy
ABC
1.9
3.2
+68%
1.3
4
Scandal
ABC
1.3
2.5
+92%
1.2
5
Criminal Minds
CBS
1.3
2.4
+85%
1.1
6
Chicago P.D.
NBC
1.2
2.3
+92%
1.1
7
Law & Order: SVU
NBC
1.2
2.3
+92%
1.1
8
Chicago Fire
NBC
1.5
2.5
+67%
1.0
9
Scorpion
CBS
1.1
1.9
+73%
0.8
10
The Flash
The CW
1.0
1.8
+80%
0.8
11
The Voice - Monday
NBC
2.4
3.1
+29%
0.7
12
The Voice - Tuesday
NBC
2.3
3.0
+30%
0.7
13
Survivor: Game Changers
CBS
1.7
2.4
+41%
0.7
14
Family Guy
FOX
1.0
1.7
+70%
0.7
15
The Mick
FOX
0.8
1.5
+88%
0.7
16
New Girl
FOX
0.8
1.5
+88%
0.7
17
Shades of Blue
NBC
0.8
1.5
+88%
0.7
18
Quantico
ABC
0.7
1.4
+100%
0.7
19
Superstore
NBC
1.1
1.7
+55%
0.6
20
Last Man Standing
ABC
1.0
1.6
+60%
0.6
21
2 Broke Girls
CBS
1.0
1.6
+60%
0.6
22
Chicago Justice
NBC
1.0
1.6
+60%
0.6
23
Blindspot
NBC
0.9
1.5
+67%
0.6
24
24: Legacy
FOX
0.8
1.4
+75%
0.6
25
Bones
FOX
0.8
1.4
+75%
0.6
26
Grimm
NBC
0.8
1.4
+75%
0.6
27
Supergirl
The CW
0.6
1.2
+100%
0.6


The Live+7 Gains by Percent Rating for March 20-26, 2017


Show
Network
Live+SD Rating
Live+7 Rating
Percent Change
Points Gained
1
American Crime
ABC
0.3
0.7
+133%
0.4
2
Jane the Virgin
The CW
0.3
0.7
+133%
0.4
3
Designated Survivor
ABC
1.1
2.5
+127%
1.4
4
Quantico
ABC
0.7
1.4
+100%
0.7
5
Supergirl
The CW
0.6
1.2
+100%
0.6
6
The 100
The CW
0.3
0.6
+100%
0.3
7
Reign
The CW
0.2
0.4
+100%
0.2
8
Scandal
ABC
1.3
2.5
+92%
1.2
9
Chicago P.D.
NBC
1.2
2.3
+92%
1.1
10
Law & Order: SVU
NBC
1.2
2.3
+92%
1.1
11
The Mick
FOX
0.8
1.5
+88%
0.7
12
New Girl
FOX
0.8
1.5
+88%
0.7
13
Shades of Blue
NBC
0.8
1.5
+88%
0.7
14
Criminal Minds
CBS
1.3
2.4
+85%
1.1
15
The Flash
The CW
1.0
1.8
+80%
0.8
16
Sleepy Hollow
FOX
0.5
0.9
+80%
0.4
17
Arrow
The CW
0.5
0.9
+80%
0.4
18
24: Legacy
FOX
0.8
1.4
+75%
0.6
19
Bones
FOX
0.8
1.4
+75%
0.6
20
Grimm
NBC
0.8
1.4
+75%
0.6
21
Time After Time
ABC
0.4
0.7
+75%
0.3
22
The Originals
The CW
0.4
0.7
+75%
0.3
23
Scorpion
CBS
1.1
1.9
+73%
0.8
24
The Catch
ABC
0.7
1.2
+71%
0.5
25
Family Guy
FOX
1.0
1.7
+70%
0.7


The Live+7 Gains by Viewership for March 20-26, 2017


Show
Network
Live+SD Viewers
Live+7 Viewers
Percent Change
Viewers Gained
1
Designated Survivor
ABC
5.208
10.874
+109%
5.666
2
Chicago P.D.
NBC
6.388
10.208
+60%
3.820
3
Empire
FOX
7.954
11.580
+46%
3.626
4
Chicago Fire
NBC
7.210
10.718
+49%
3.508
5
Criminal Minds
CBS
7.465
10.856
+45%
3.391
6
Scorpion
CBS
6.464
9.809
+52%
3.345
7
Grey’s Anatomy
ABC
7.805
10.993
+41%
3.188
8
Law & Order: SVU
NBC
5.191
8.350
+61%
3.159
9
Scandal
ABC
5.399
8.331
+54%
2.932
10
Chicago Justice
NBC
5.841
8.490
+45%
2.649
11
Shades of Blue
NBC
4.356
6.899
+58%
2.543
12
Madam Secretary
CBS
8.775
11.170
+27%
2.395
13
The Voice - Monday
NBC
10.740
13.056
+22%
2.316
14
Criminal Minds: Beyond Borders
CBS
4.781
7.043
+47%
2.262
15
The Voice - Tuesday
NBC
10.837
13.095
+21%
2.258
16
Elementary
CBS
5.160
7.408
+44%
2.248
17
Bones
FOX
3.545
5.752
+62%
2.207
18
Dancing With the Stars (Premiere)
ABC
12.092
14.277
+18%
2.185
19
Blindspot
NBC
4.256
6.409
+51%
2.153
20
The Blacklist: Redemption
NBC
3.956
5.979
+51%
2.023
21
24: Legacy
FOX
3.296
5.315
+61%
2.019
22
Survivor: Game Changers
CBS
8.104
10.104
+25%
2.000
23
The Flash
The CW
2.708
4.588
+69%
1.880
24
Last Man Standing
ABC
6.118
7.934
+30%
1.816
25
Taken
NBC
4.721
6.535
+38%
1.814


The Live+7 Gains by Percent Viewership for March 20-26, 2017


Show
Network
Live+SD Viewers
Live+7 Viewers
Percent Change
Viewers Gained
1
Designated Survivor
ABC
5.208
10.874
+109%
5.666
2
American Crime
ABC
1.621
3.028
+87%
1.407
3
Jane the Virgin
The CW
0.840
1.548
+84%
0.708
4
The 100
The CW
0.895
1.633
+82%
0.738
5
The Flash
The CW
2.708
4.588
+69%
1.880
6
Supergirl
The CW
2.068
3.499
+69%
1.431
7
Arrow
The CW
1.379
2.328
+69%
0.949
8
The Mick
FOX
2.249
3.769
+68%
1.520
9
Reign
The CW
0.746
1.238
+66%
0.492
10
Sleepy Hollow
FOX
1.959
3.211
+64%
1.252
11
Bones
FOX
3.545
5.752
+62%
2.207
12
24: Legacy
FOX
3.296
5.315
+61%
2.019
13
Law & Order: SVU
NBC
5.191
8.350
+61%
3.159
14
The Originals
The CW
0.991
1.592
+61%
0.601
15
A.P.B.
FOX
2.879
4.613
+60%
1.734
16
Chicago P.D.
NBC
6.388
10.208
+60%
3.820
17
Shades of Blue
NBC
4.356
6.899
+58%
2.543
18
Legends of Tomorrow
The CW
1.718
2.695
+57%
0.977
19
The Last Man on Earth
FOX
1.967
3.046
+55%
1.079
20
Scandal
ABC
5.399
8.331
+54%
2.932
21
Quantico
ABC
3.313
5.052
+52%
1.739
22
Family Guy
FOX
2.170
3.307
+52%
1.137
23
Scorpion
CBS
6.464
9.809
+52%
3.345
24
New Girl
FOX
1.975
2.989
+51%
1.014
25
The Blacklist: Redemption
NBC
3.956
5.979
+51%
2.023
26
The Catch
ABC
3.407
5.139
+51%
1.732
27
Blindspot
NBC
4.256
6.409
+51%
2.153



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.