Thursday, May 4, 2017

Cable Live+7 Ratings - 'Better Call Saul' Leads in Rating and Viewer Growth; 'Fargo' Premieres Strong

For the week of April 17-23, 2017, AMC's Better Call Saul posted the highest gains on cable after 7 days of DVR usage with a 1.0 - followed by Bravo's The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills (0.6), FX's Fargo (0.6) and VH1's Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta (0.5).

Better Call Saul had the highest viewership gains with 2.300 million viewers - followed by Fargo (2.032), FX's Feud: Bette and Joan (1.373) and A&E's Bates Motel (1.330).

The Cable Live+7 Gains by Rating for April 17-23, 2017


Show
Network
Live+SD Rating
Live+7 Rating
Percent Change
Points Gained
1
Better Call Saul
AMC
0.5
1.5
+200%
1.0
2
The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills
Bravo
0.6
1.2
+100%
0.6
3
Fargo (Premiere)
FX
0.4
1.0
+150%
0.6
4
Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta
VH1
1.6
2.1
+31%
0.5
5
The Real Housewives of Atlanta
Bravo
1.3
1.8
+38%
0.5
6
Keeping Up With the Kardashians
E!
0.7
1.2
+71%
0.5
7
Teen Mom (Premiere)
MTV
0.7
1.2
+71%
0.5
8
Into the Badlands
AMC
0.5
1.0
+100%
0.5
9
The Real Housewives of New York City
Bravo
0.5
1.0
+100%
0.5
10
Bates Motel
A&E
0.4
0.9
+125%
0.5
11
Street Outlaws
Discovery
1.0
1.4
+40%
0.4
12
Pretty Little Liars (Premiere)
Freeform
0.7
1.1
+57%
0.4
13
Vanderpump Rules
Bravo
0.6
1.0
+67%
0.4
14
Black Ink Crew
VH1
0.6
1.0
+67%
0.4
15
The Challenge: Invasion of the Champions
MTV
0.5
0.9
+80%
0.4
16
Impractical Jokers
TruTV
0.5
0.9
+80%
0.4
17
Southern Charm
Bravo
0.4
0.8
+100%
0.4
18
Silicon Valley (Premiere)
HBO
0.4
0.8
+100%
0.4
19
Archer
FXX
0.3
0.7
+133%
0.4
20
Catfish: The TV Show
MTV
0.3
0.7
+133%
0.4
21
Greenleaf
OWN
0.3
0.7
+133%
0.4
22
Billions
Showtime
0.2
0.6
+200%
0.4
23
Basketball Wives (Premiere)
VH1
1.3
1.6
+23%
0.3
24
The Real Housewives of Potomac
Bravo
0.8
1.1
+38%
0.3
25
Naked and Afraid
Discovery
0.7
1.0
+43%
0.3


The Cable Live+7 Gains by Percent Rating for April 17-23, 2017


Show
Network
Live+SD Rating
Live+7 Rating
Percent Change
Points Gained
1
Outsiders
WGN
0.1
0.4
+300%
0.3
2
Better Call Saul
AMC
0.5
1.5
+200%
1.0
3
Billions
Showtime
0.2
0.6
+200%
0.4
4
The Ultimate Fighter
FS1
0.1
0.3
+200%
0.2
5
Brockmire
IFC
0.1
0.3
+200%
0.2
6
Fargo (Premiere)
FX
0.4
1.0
+150%
0.6
7
The Americans
FX
0.2
0.5
+150%
0.3
8
Ghost Adventures
Travel
0.2
0.5
+150%
0.3
9
Archer
FXX
0.3
0.7
+133%
0.4
10
Catfish: The TV Show
MTV
0.3
0.7
+133%
0.4
11
Greenleaf
OWN
0.3
0.7
+133%
0.4
12
Bates Motel
A&E
0.4
0.9
+125%
0.5
13
The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills
Bravo
0.6
1.2
+100%
0.6
14
Into the Badlands
AMC
0.5
1.0
+100%
0.5
15
The Real Housewives of New York City
Bravo
0.5
1.0
+100%
0.5
16
Southern Charm
Bravo
0.4
0.8
+100%
0.4
17
Silicon Valley (Premiere)
HBO
0.4
0.8
+100%
0.4
18
Doctor Who
BBCA
0.3
0.6
+100%
0.3
19
The Arrangement
E!
0.3
0.6
+100%
0.3
20
Feud: Bette and Joan (Finale)
FX
0.3
0.6
+100%
0.3
21
Real Time with Bill Maher
HBO
0.3
0.6
+100%
0.3
22
Veep
HBO
0.3
0.6
+100%
0.3
23
Little Women: LA
Lifetime
0.3
0.6
+100%
0.3
24
Bring It
Lifetime
0.3
0.6
+100%
0.3
25
The Magicians (Finale)
Syfy
0.3
0.6
+100%
0.3
26
RuPaul’s Drag Race
VH1
0.3
0.6
+100%
0.3


The Cable Live+7 Gains by Viewership for April 17-23, 2017


Show
Network
Live+SD Viewers
Live+7 Viewers
Percent Change
Viewers Gained
1
Better Call Saul
AMC
1.464
3.764
+157%
2.300
2
Fargo (Premiere)
FX
1.423
3.455
+143%
2.032
3
Feud: Bette and Joan (Finale)
FX
1.303
2.676
+105%
1.373
4
Bates Motel
A&E
1.225
2.555
+109%
1.330
5
The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills
Bravo
1.933
3.169
+64%
1.236
6
Into the Badlands
AMC
1.312
2.530
+93%
1.218
7
The Americans
FX
0.791
1.979
+150%
1.188
8
The Real Housewives of New York City
Bravo
1.377
2.502
+82%
1.125
9
Real Time with Bill Maher
HBO
1.512
2.504
+66%
0.992
10
Greenleaf
OWN
1.343
2.324
+73%
0.981
11
Billions
Showtime
0.913
1.894
+107%
0.981
12
The Real Housewives of Atlanta
Bravo
2.948
3.897
+32%
0.949
13
Teen Mom (Premiere)
MTV
1.198
2.125
+77%
0.927
14
Deadliest Catch
Discovery
2.089
2.987
+43%
0.898
15
Pretty Little Liars (Premiere)
Freeform
1.338
2.191
+64%
0.853
16
Keeping Up With the Kardashians
E!
1.475
2.324
+58%
0.849
17
Vanderpump Rules
Bravo
1.432
2.271
+59%
0.839
18
When Calls the Heart
Hallmark
2.577
3.389
+32%
0.812
19
Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta
VH1
3.146
3.954
+26%
0.808
20
Impractical Jokers
TruTV
0.877
1.684
+92%
0.807
21
Southern Charm
Bravo
1.160
1.965
+69%
0.805
22
Henry Danger
Nickelodeon
1.834
2.593
+41%
0.759
23
Doctor Who
BBCA
0.779
1.538
+97%
0.759
24
The Magicians (Finale)
Syfy
0.668
1.415
+112%
0.747
25
Street Outlaws
Discovery
2.198
2.944
+34%
0.746


The Cable Live+7 Gains by Percent Viewership for April 17-23, 2017


Show
Network
Live+SD Viewers
Live+7 Viewers
Percent Change
Viewers Gained
1
Better Call Saul
AMC
1.464
3.764
+157%
2.300
2
The Americans
FX
0.791
1.979
+150%
1.188
3
Fargo (Premiere)
FX
1.423
3.455
+143%
2.032
4
Underground
WGN
0.500
1.206
+141%
0.706
5
Brockmire
IFC
0.262
0.623
+138%
0.361
6
Archer
FXX
0.471
1.092
+132%
0.621
7
The Arrangement
E!
0.573
1.270
+122%
0.697
8
Hap and Leonard (Finale)
Sundance
0.167
0.355
+113%
0.188
9
The Magicians (Finale)
Syfy
0.668
1.415
+112%
0.747
10
Outsiders
WGN
0.622
1.312
+111%
0.690
11
Bates Motel
A&E
1.225
2.555
+109%
1.330
12
Billions
Showtime
0.913
1.894
+107%
0.981
13
Feud: Bette and Joan (Finale)
FX
1.303
2.676
+105%
1.373
14
The Expanse (Finale)
Syfy
0.582
1.161
+99%
0.579
15
Veep
HBO
0.626
1.241
+98%
0.615
16
Doctor Who
BBCA
0.779
1.538
+97%
0.759
17
The Ultimate Fighter
FS1
0.289
0.561
+94%
0.272
18
Are You the One: Second Chances
MTV
0.324
0.626
+93%
0.302
19
Into the Badlands
AMC
1.312
2.530
+93%
1.218
20
Impractical Jokers
TruTV
0.877
1.684
+92%
0.807
21
Class
BBCA
0.305
0.577
+89%
0.272
22
Catfish: The TV Show
MTV
0.627
1.159
+85%
0.532
23
Face Off
Syfy
0.799
1.473
+84%
0.674
24
The Real Housewives of New York City
Bravo
1.377
2.502
+82%
1.125



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.