Saturday, May 27, 2017

Live+7 Ratings - 'The Big Bang Theory' Finale Leads in Rating Growth; 'Designated Survivor' Tops in Viewers

For the week of May 8-14, 2017, CBS' The Big Bang Theory posted the highest gains after 7 days of DVR usage with a 1.8 - followed by ABC's Grey's Anatomy (1.4), ABC's Modern Family (1.3) and FOX's Empire (1.2).

ABC's Designated Survivor had the highest viewership gains with 5.228 million viewers - followed by The Big Bang Theory (4.961), NBC's Chicago P.D. (3.849) and NBC's The Blacklist (3.832).


The Live+7 Gains by Rating for May 8-14, 2017 

Show
Network
Live+SD Rating
Live+7 Rating
Percent Change
Points Gained
1
The Big Bang Theory (Finale)
CBS
2.7
4.5
+67%
1.8
2
Grey’s Anatomy
ABC
1.8
3.2
+78%
1.4
3
Modern Family
ABC
1.6
2.9
+81%
1.3
4
Empire
FOX
2.2
3.4
+55%
1.2
5
Designated Survivor
ABC
1.0
2.2
+120%
1.2
6
Scandal
ABC
1.4
2.4
+71%
1.0
7
Chicago P.D.
NBC
1.3
2.3
+77%
1.0
8
Chicago Fire
NBC
1.2
2.2
+83%
1.0
9
Criminal Minds (Finale)
CBS
1.6
2.5
+56%
0.9
10
Chicago Med (Finale)
NBC
1.2
2.1
+75%
0.9
11
Scorpion
CBS
1.1
2.0
+82%
0.9
12
Law & Order: SVU
NBC
1.1
2.0
+82%
0.9
13
The Flash
The CW
1.0
1.9
+90%
0.9
14
The Blacklist
NBC
0.8
1.7
+113%
0.9
15
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.
ABC
0.7
1.6
+129%
0.9
16
NCIS
CBS
1.4
2.2
+57%
0.8
17
Survivor: Game Changers
CBS
1.7
2.4
+41%
0.7
18
Black-ish (Finale)
ABC
1.3
2.0
+54%
0.7
19
The Goldbergs
ABC
1.3
2.0
+54%
0.7
20
Bull
CBS
1.2
1.9
+58%
0.7
21
NCIS: New Orleans
CBS
1.0
1.7
+70%
0.7
22
Hawaii Five-0 (Finale)
CBS
1.0
1.7
+70%
0.7
23
Lucifer
FOX
0.9
1.6
+78%
0.7
24
The Amazing Race
CBS
0.9
1.6
+78%
0.7
25
The Middle
ABC
1.2
1.8
+50%
0.6
26
American Housewife
ABC
1.2
1.8
+50%
0.6
27
Life in Pieces (Finale)
CBS
1.1
1.7
+55%
0.6
28
Gotham
FOX
1.0
1.6
+60%
0.6
29
Prison Break
FOX
0.9
1.5
+67%
0.6
30
Shades of Blue
NBC
0.9
1.5
+67%
0.6

The Live+7 Gains by Percent Rating for May 8-14, 2017 

Show
Network
Live+SD Rating
Live+7 Rating
Percent Change
Points Gained
1
iZombie
The CW
0.3
0.7
+133%
0.4
2
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.
ABC
0.7
1.6
+129%
0.9
3
Designated Survivor
ABC
1.0
2.2
+120%
1.2
4
The Blacklist
NBC
0.8
1.7
+113%
0.9
5
Quantico
ABC
0.5
1.0
+100%
0.5
6
Arrow
The CW
0.5
1.0
+100%
0.5
7
The 100
The CW
0.3
0.6
+100%
0.3
8
The Originals
The CW
0.3
0.6
+100%
0.3
9
Reign
The CW
0.2
0.4
+100%
0.2
10
The Flash
The CW
1.0
1.9
+90%
0.9
11
Chicago Fire
NBC
1.2
2.2
+83%
1.0
12
Brooklyn Nine-Nine - 8:30PM
FOX
0.6
1.1
+83%
0.5
13
Elementary
CBS
0.6
1.1
+83%
0.5
14
Scorpion
CBS
1.1
2.0
+82%
0.9
15
Law & Order: SVU
NBC
1.1
2.0
+82%
0.9
16
Modern Family
ABC
1.6
2.9
+81%
1.3
17
Supernatural
The CW
0.5
0.9
+80%
0.4
18
Grey’s Anatomy
ABC
1.8
3.2
+78%
1.4
19
Lucifer
FOX
0.9
1.6
+78%
0.7
20
The Amazing Race
CBS
0.9
1.6
+78%
0.7
21
Chicago P.D.
NBC
1.3
2.3
+77%
1.0
22
Chicago Med (Finale)
NBC
1.2
2.1
+75%
0.9
23
Blindspot
NBC
0.8
1.4
+75%
0.6
24
Scandal
ABC
1.4
2.4
+71%
1.0
25
Madam Secretary
CBS
0.7
1.2
+71%
0.5

The Live+7 Gains by Viewership for May 8-14, 2017 

Show
Network
Live+SD Viewers
Live+7 Viewers
Percent Change
Viewers Gained
1
Designated Survivor
ABC
4.926
10.154
+106%
5.228
2
The Big Bang Theory (Finale)
CBS
12.993
17.954
+38%
4.961
3
Chicago P.D.
NBC
6.169
10.018
+62%
3.849
4
The Blacklist
NBC
4.866
8.698
+79%
3.832
5
Chicago Fire
NBC
5.922
9.628
+63%
3.706
6
Bull
CBS
11.035
14.721
+33%
3.686
7
NCIS
CBS
13.392
17.073
+27%
3.681
8
NCIS: New Orleans
CBS
9.014
12.651
+40%
3.637
9
Chicago Med (Finale)
NBC
7.006
10.367
+48%
3.361
10
Modern Family
ABC
5.711
9.031
+58%
3.320
11
Grey’s Anatomy
ABC
7.024
10.285
+46%
3.261
12
Scorpion
CBS
7.522
10.729
+43%
3.207
13
Criminal Minds (Finale)
CBS
8.111
11.313
+39%
3.202
14
Scandal
ABC
5.106
8.133
+59%
3.027
15
Law & Order: SVU
NBC
5.012
7.796
+56%
2.784
16
Hawaii Five-0 (Finale)
CBS
8.222
11.002
+34%
2.780
17
Madam Secretary
CBS
7.834
10.592
+35%
2.758
18
Empire
FOX
6.311
8.939
+42%
2.628
19
Shades of Blue
NBC
4.643
7.247
+56%
2.604
20
Elementary
CBS
4.427
6.951
+57%
2.524
21
The Amazing Race
CBS
4.045
6.557
+62%
2.512
22
Chicago Justice (Finale)
NBC
5.725
8.201
+43%
2.476
23
NCIS: Los Angeles
CBS
9.398
11.720
+25%
2.322
24
Criminal Minds: Beyond Borders
CBS
4.845
6.875
+42%
2.030
25
Survivor: Game Changers
CBS
8.295
10.320
+24%
2.025

The Live+7 Gains by Percent Viewership for May 8-14, 2017 

Show
Network
Live+SD Viewers
Live+7 Viewers
Percent Change
Viewers Gained
1
Designated Survivor
ABC
4.926
10.154
+106%
5.228
2
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.
ABC
2.138
4.018
+88%
1.880
3
The Blacklist
NBC
4.866
8.698
+79%
3.832
4
The 100
The CW
0.861
1.523
+77%
0.662
5
The Flash
The CW
2.706
4.627
+71%
1.921
6
Brooklyn Nine-Nine - 8:30PM
FOX
1.438
2.393
+66%
0.955
7
The Originals
The CW
0.886
1.462
+65%
0.576
8
Reign
The CW
0.776
1.276
+64%
0.500
9
iZombie
The CW
0.967
1.580
+63%
0.613
10
Supergirl
The CW
1.884
3.073
+63%
1.189
11
Chicago Fire
NBC
5.922
9.628
+63%
3.706
12
Chicago P.D.
NBC
6.169
10.018
+62%
3.849
13
The Amazing Race
CBS
4.045
6.557
+62%
2.512
14
Arrow
The CW
1.639
2.635
+61%
0.996
15
Supernatural
The CW
1.420
2.272
+60%
0.852
16
Scandal
ABC
5.106
8.133
+59%
3.027
17
Lucifer
FOX
3.246
5.157
+59%
1.911
18
Modern Family
ABC
5.711
9.031
+58%
3.320
19
Riverdale (Finale)
The CW
0.962
1.517
+58%
0.555
20
Elementary
CBS
4.427
6.951
+57%
2.524
21
Prison Break
FOX
2.369
3.704
+56%
1.335
22
Shades of Blue
NBC
4.643
7.247
+56%
2.604
23
Law & Order: SVU
NBC
5.012
7.796
+56%
2.784
24
Blindspot
NBC
3.921
5.940
+51%
2.019
25
Quantico
ABC
2.540
3.846
+51%
1.306


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.