Wednesday, August 30, 2017

Cable Live+7 Ratings - 'Game of Thrones' and 'The Sinner' Continue to Lead in Rating and Viewer Growth

For the week of August 14-20, 2017, HBO's Game of Thrones posted the highest gains on cable after 7 days of DVR usage with a 1.6 - followed by USA's The Sinner (0.8), MTV's Teen Mom 2 (0.7) and Bravo's The Real Housewives of Orange County (0.7).

Game of Thrones had the highest viewership gains with 3.736 million viewers - followed by The Sinner (2.372), TNT's The Last Ship (1.566) and The Real Housewives of Orange County (1.476).


The Cable Live+7 Gains by Rating for August 14-20, 2017 

Show
Network
Live+SD Rating
Live+7 Rating
Percent Change
Points Gained
1
Game of Thrones
HBO
4.7
6.3
+34%
1.6
2
The Sinner
USA
0.5
1.3
+160%
0.8
3
Teen Mom 2
MTV
0.8
1.5
+88%
0.7
4
The Real Housewives of Orange County
Bravo
0.6
1.3
+117%
0.7
5
Ballers
HBO
1.1
1.6
+45%
0.5
6
Love & Hip Hop: Hollywood
VH1
1.1
1.6
+45%
0.5
7
Power
Starz
0.9
1.4
+56%
0.5
8
The Real Housewives of New York City
Bravo
0.6
1.1
+83%
0.5
9
Snowfall
FX
0.4
0.9
+125%
0.5
10
Basketball Wives
VH1
1.1
1.5
+36%
0.4
11
The Haves and the Have Nots
OWN
0.6
1.0
+67%
0.4
12
Leah Remini: Scientology and the Aftermath (P)
A&E
0.5
0.9
+80%
0.4
13
The Challenge: Dirty 30
MTV
0.5
0.9
+80%
0.4
14
Ink Master
Spike
0.5
0.9
+80%
0.4
15
Impractical Jokers
TruTV
0.5
0.9
+80%
0.4
16
Preacher
AMC
0.4
0.8
+100%
0.4
17
Project Runway (Premiere)
Lifetime
0.4
0.8
+100%
0.4
18
Animal Kingdom
TNT
0.4
0.8
+100%
0.4
19
Queen of the South
USA
0.4
0.8
+100%
0.4
20
Suits
USA
0.4
0.8
+100%
0.4
21
The Strain
FX
0.3
0.7
+133%
0.4
22
The Last Ship - 9PM (Premiere)
TNT
0.3
0.7
+133%
0.4
23
Shooter
USA
0.3
0.7
+133%
0.4
24
Younger
TV Land
0.2
0.6
+200%
0.4
25
90 Day Fiancé
TLC
0.6
0.9
+50%
0.3

The Cable Live+7 Gains by Percent Rating for August 14-20, 2017 

Show
Network
Live+SD Rating
Live+7 Rating
Percent Change
Points Gained
1
Younger
TV Land
0.2
0.6
+200%
0.4
2
Girlfriends’ Guide to Divorce (Premiere)
Bravo
0.1
0.3
+200%
0.2
3
The Bold Type
Freeform
0.1
0.3
+200%
0.2
4
The Mist
Spike
0.1
0.3
+200%
0.2
5
Dark Matter
Syfy
0.1
0.3
+200%
0.2
6
Killjoys
Syfy
0.1
0.3
+200%
0.2
7
Wynonna Earp
Syfy
0.1
0.3
+200%
0.2
8
I’m Sorry
TruTV
0.1
0.3
+200%
0.2
9
Kendra on Top
WE tv
0.1
0.3
+200%
0.2
10
The Sinner
USA
0.5
1.3
+160%
0.8
11
The Strain
FX
0.3
0.7
+133%
0.4
12
The Last Ship - 9PM (Premiere)
TNT
0.3
0.7
+133%
0.4
13
Shooter
USA
0.3
0.7
+133%
0.4
14
Snowfall
FX
0.4
0.9
+125%
0.5
15
The Real Housewives of Orange County
Bravo
0.6
1.3
+117%
0.7
16
Preacher
AMC
0.4
0.8
+100%
0.4
17
Project Runway (Premiere)
Lifetime
0.4
0.8
+100%
0.4
18
Animal Kingdom
TNT
0.4
0.8
+100%
0.4
19
Queen of the South
USA
0.4
0.8
+100%
0.4
20
Suits
USA
0.4
0.8
+100%
0.4
21
Flipping Out (Premiere)
Bravo
0.3
0.6
+100%
0.3
22
The Real Housewives of Dallas (Premiere)
Bravo
0.3
0.6
+100%
0.3
23
Tosh.0
Comedy
0.3
0.6
+100%
0.3
24
The Fosters
Freeform
0.3
0.6
+100%
0.3
25
Catfish: The TV Show
MTV
0.3
0.6
+100%
0.3
26
Siesta Key
MTV
0.3
0.6
+100%
0.3
27
Ray Donovan
Showtime
0.3
0.6
+100%
0.3
28
The Last Ship - 10PM
TNT
0.3
0.6
+100%
0.3

The Cable Live+7 Gains by Viewership for August 14-20, 2017 

Show
Network
Live+SD Viewers
Live+7 Viewers
Percent Change
Viewers Gained
1
Game of Thrones
HBO
10.249
13.985
+36%
3.736
2
The Sinner
USA
1.644
4.016
+144%
2.372
3
The Last Ship - 10PM
TNT
1.651
3.217
+95%
1.566
4
The Last Ship - 9PM (Premiere)
TNT
1.873
3.413
+82%
1.540
5
The Real Housewives of Orange County
Bravo
1.658
3.134
+89%
1.476
6
Animal Kingdom
TNT
1.158
2.484
+115%
1.326
7
Shooter
USA
1.195
2.466
+106%
1.271
8
Suits
USA
1.467
2.734
+86%
1.267
9
Preacher
AMC
0.993
2.247
+126%
1.254
10
Teen Mom 2
MTV
1.329
2.561
+93%
1.232
11
Snowfall
FX
0.815
1.956
+140%
1.141
12
Leah Remini: Scientology and the Aftermath (P)
A&E
1.406
2.546
+81%
1.140
13
Ray Donovan
Showtime
1.061
2.198
+107%
1.137
14
Queen of the South
USA
1.239
2.303
+86%
1.064
15
Ballers
HBO
2.357
3.410
+45%
1.053
16
Power
Starz
1.901
2.936
+54%
1.035
17
The Real Housewives of New York City
Bravo
1.617
2.649
+64%
1.032
18
Project Runway (Premiere)
Lifetime
1.603
2.615
+63%
1.012
19
The Strain
FX
0.794
1.768
+123%
0.974
20
Deadliest Catch
Discovery
1.629
2.588
+59%
0.959
21
Real Time with Bill Maher
HBO
1.921
2.876
+50%
0.955
22
Chesapeake Shores
Hallmark
1.841
2.774
+51%
0.933
23
The Haves and the Have Nots
OWN
2.402
3.315
+38%
0.913
24
Greenleaf - Tuesday
OWN
1.813
2.685
+48%
0.872
25
Greenleaf - Wednesday
OWN
1.248
2.114
+69%
0.866

The Cable Live+7 Gains by Percent Viewership for August 14-20, 2017 

Show
Network
Live+SD Viewers
Live+7 Viewers
Percent Change
Viewers Gained
1
The Sinner
USA
1.644
4.016
+144%
2.372
2
The Bold Type
Freeform
0.295
0.720
+144%
0.425
3
Snowfall
FX
0.815
1.956
+140%
1.141
4
Adam Ruins Everything
TruTV
0.392
0.923
+135%
0.531
5
The Mist
Spike
0.399
0.932
+134%
0.533
6
Preacher
AMC
0.993
2.247
+126%
1.254
7
The Strain
FX
0.794
1.768
+123%
0.974
8
The Fosters
Freeform
0.613
1.354
+121%
0.741
9
Younger
TV Land
0.698
1.506
+116%
0.808
10
Broadchurch (Finale)
BBCA
0.377
0.811
+115%
0.434
11
Animal Kingdom
TNT
1.158
2.484
+115%
1.326
12
Teen Wolf
MTV
0.379
0.797
+110%
0.418
13
Ray Donovan
Showtime
1.061
2.198
+107%
1.137
14
Shooter
USA
1.195
2.466
+106%
1.271
15
Being Mary Jane
BET
0.585
1.169
+100%
0.584
16
Dark Matter
Syfy
0.643
1.278
+99%
0.635
17
Girlfriends’ Guide to Divorce (Premiere)
Bravo
0.378
0.747
+98%
0.369
18
Stitchers
Freeform
0.365
0.713
+95%
0.348
19
The Last Ship - 10PM
TNT
1.651
3.217
+95%
1.566
20
Teen Mom 2
MTV
1.329
2.561
+93%
1.232
21
Impractical Jokers
TruTV
0.914
1.750
+91%
0.836
22
Catfish: The TV Show
MTV
0.616
1.169
+90%
0.553
23
Face Off
Syfy
0.701
1.329
+90%
0.628
24
The Real Housewives of Orange County
Bravo
1.658
3.134
+89%
1.476
25
Shadowhunters
Freeform
0.588
1.105
+88%
0.517
26
Flipping Out (Premiere)
Bravo
0.927
1.740
+88%
0.813


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.