Thursday, September 7, 2017

Live+7 Ratings - 'America's Got Talent' and 'Saturday Night Live: Weekend Update' Lead the Week in Growth

For the week of August 21-27, 2017, NBC's America's Got Talent posted the highest gains after 7 days of DVR usage with a 0.8 - followed by NBC's Saturday Night Live: Weekend Update (0.8), CBS' Big Brother (0.7) and FOX's MasterChef (0.6).

America's Got Talent had the highest viewership gains with 2.806 million viewers - followed by Saturday Night Live: Weekend Update (2.063), NBC's The Night Shift (1.760) and MasterChef (1.550).


The Live+7 Gains by Rating for August 21-27, 2017 

Show
Network
Live+SD Rating
Live+7 Rating
Percent Change
Points Gained
1
America’s Got Talent - Tuesday
NBC
2.6
3.4
+31%
0.8
2
Saturday Night Live: Weekend Update
NBC
1.3
2.1
+62%
0.8
3
Big Brother - Thursday
CBS
1.7
2.4
+41%
0.7
4
Big Brother - Sunday
CBS
1.8
2.4
+33%
0.6
5
MasterChef - 9PM
FOX
1.1
1.7
+55%
0.6
6
Bachelor in Paradise - Tuesday
ABC
1.1
1.7
+55%
0.6
7
MasterChef - 8PM
FOX
1.0
1.6
+60%
0.6
8
America’s Got Talent - Wednesday
NBC
2.0
2.5
+25%
0.5
9
Big Brother - Wednesday
CBS
1.8
2.3
+28%
0.5
10
Bachelor in Paradise - Monday
ABC
1.3
1.8
+38%
0.5
11
Marlon - 9PM
NBC
1.1
1.4
+27%
0.3
12
Marlon - 9:30PM
NBC
1.0
1.3
+30%
0.3
13
The Night Shift
NBC
0.7
1.0
+43%
0.3
14
Zoo
CBS
0.4
0.7
+75%
0.3
15
American Ninja Warrior
NBC
1.3
1.5
+15%
0.2
16
Celebrity Family Feud
ABC
1.1
1.3
+18%
0.2
17
So You Think You Can Dance
FOX
0.7
0.9
+29%
0.2
18
Beat Shazam
FOX
0.7
0.9
+29%
0.2
19
20|20
ABC
0.7
0.9
+29%
0.2
20
Love Connection
FOX
0.6
0.8
+33%
0.2
21
Midnight, Texas
NBC
0.6
0.8
+33%
0.2
22
Salvation
CBS
0.4
0.6
+50%
0.2

The Live+7 Gains by Percent Rating for August 21-27, 2017 

Show
Network
Live+SD Rating
Live+7 Rating
Percent Change
Points Gained
1
Zoo
CBS
0.4
0.7
+75%
0.3
2
Saturday Night Live: Weekend Update
NBC
1.3
2.1
+62%
0.8
3
MasterChef - 8PM
FOX
1.0
1.6
+60%
0.6
4
MasterChef - 9PM
FOX
1.1
1.7
+55%
0.6
5
Bachelor in Paradise - Tuesday
ABC
1.1
1.7
+55%
0.6
6
Salvation
CBS
0.4
0.6
+50%
0.2
7
The Night Shift
NBC
0.7
1.0
+43%
0.3
8
Big Brother - Thursday
CBS
1.7
2.4
+41%
0.7
9
Bachelor in Paradise - Monday
ABC
1.3
1.8
+38%
0.5
10
Big Brother - Sunday
CBS
1.8
2.4
+33%
0.6
11
Love Connection
FOX
0.6
0.8
+33%
0.2
12
Midnight, Texas
NBC
0.6
0.8
+33%
0.2
13
America’s Got Talent - Tuesday
NBC
2.6
3.4
+31%
0.8
14
Marlon - 9:30PM
NBC
1.0
1.3
+30%
0.3
15
So You Think You Can Dance
FOX
0.7
0.9
+29%
0.2
16
Beat Shazam
FOX
0.7
0.9
+29%
0.2
17
20|20
ABC
0.7
0.9
+29%
0.2
18
Big Brother - Wednesday
CBS
1.8
2.3
+28%
0.5
19
Marlon - 9PM
NBC
1.1
1.4
+27%
0.3
20
America’s Got Talent - Wednesday
NBC
2.0
2.5
+25%
0.5
21
Somewhere Between
ABC
0.4
0.5
+25%
0.1
22
Candy Crush
CBS
0.4
0.5
+25%
0.1
23
Whose Line Is It Anyway?
The CW
0.4
0.5
+25%
0.1
24
Penn & Teller: Fool Us
The CW
0.4
0.5
+25%
0.1

The Live+7 Gains by Viewership for August 21-27, 2017 

Show
Network
Live+SD Viewers
Live+7 Viewers
Percent Change
Viewers Gained
1
America’s Got Talent - Tuesday
NBC
12.592
15.398
+22%
2.806
2
America’s Got Talent - Wednesday
NBC
10.843
13.069
+21%
2.226
3
Saturday Night Live: Weekend Update
NBC
5.139
7.202
+40%
2.063
4
The Night Shift
NBC
3.721
5.481
+47%
1.760
5
MasterChef - 9PM
FOX
3.634
5.184
+43%
1.550
6
Big Brother - Thursday
CBS
6.036
7.555
+25%
1.519
7
MasterChef - 8PM
FOX
3.311
4.801
+45%
1.490
8
Zoo
CBS
2.420
3.867
+60%
1.447
9
Bachelor in Paradise - Tuesday
ABC
3.797
5.189
+37%
1.392
10
Big Brother - Wednesday
CBS
6.105
7.429
+22%
1.324
11
Big Brother - Sunday
CBS
6.289
7.589
+21%
1.300
12
Bachelor in Paradise - Monday
ABC
4.348
5.531
+27%
1.183
13
Salvation
CBS
3.128
4.311
+38%
1.183
14
So You Think You Can Dance
FOX
2.740
3.619
+32%
0.879
15
Marlon - 9PM
NBC
4.613
5.457
+18%
0.844
16
American Ninja Warrior
NBC
5.460
6.288
+15%
0.828
17
20|20
ABC
3.795
4.545
+20%
0.750
18
Marlon - 9:30PM
NBC
3.704
4.441
+20%
0.737
19
Midnight, Texas
NBC
2.756
3.457
+25%
0.701
20
Somewhere Between
ABC
1.534
2.190
+43%
0.656
21
Celebrity Family Feud
ABC
6.000
6.594
+10%
0.594
22
Hollywood Game Night
NBC
4.832
5.422
+12%
0.590
23
The $100,000 Pyramid
ABC
4.096
4.651
+14%
0.555
24
The Wall
NBC
4.641
5.191
+12%
0.550
25
Love Connection
FOX
2.269
2.750
+21%
0.481

The Live+7 Gains by Percent Viewership for August 21-27, 2017 

Show
Network
Live+SD Viewers
Live+7 Viewers
Percent Change
Viewers Gained
1
Zoo
CBS
2.420
3.867
+60%
1.447
2
The Night Shift
NBC
3.721
5.481
+47%
1.760
3
MasterChef - 8PM
FOX
3.311
4.801
+45%
1.490
4
Somewhere Between
ABC
1.534
2.190
+43%
0.656
5
MasterChef - 9PM
FOX
3.634
5.184
+43%
1.550
6
Saturday Night Live: Weekend Update
NBC
5.139
7.202
+40%
2.063
7
Salvation
CBS
3.128
4.311
+38%
1.183
8
Bachelor in Paradise - Tuesday
ABC
3.797
5.189
+37%
1.392
9
So You Think You Can Dance
FOX
2.740
3.619
+32%
0.879
10
Whose Line Is It Anyway?
The CW
1.239
1.578
+27%
0.339
11
Bachelor in Paradise - Monday
ABC
4.348
5.531
+27%
1.183
12
Midnight, Texas
NBC
2.756
3.457
+25%
0.701
13
Big Brother - Thursday
NBC
6.036
7.555
+25%
1.519
14
Battle of the Network Stars
ABC
2.062
2.529
+23%
0.467
15
America’s Got Talent - Tuesday
NBC
12.592
15.398
+22%
2.806
16
Big Brother - Wednesday
CBS
6.105
7.429
+22%
1.324
17
Love Connection
FOX
2.269
2.750
+21%
0.481
18
Big Brother - Sunday
CBS
6.289
7.589
+21%
1.300
19
America’s Got Talent - Wednesday
NBC
10.843
13.069
+21%
2.226
20
Marlon - 9:30PM
NBC
3.704
4.441
+20%
0.737
21
20|20
ABC
3.795
4.545
+20%
0.750


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.