Thursday, April 19, 2018

Cable Live+7 Ratings - 'The Walking Dead' Leads the Week in Growth; 'Fixer Upper' Series Finale Posts Significant Growth

For the week of April 2-8, 2018, AMC's The Walking Dead posted the highest gains on cable after 7 days of DVR usage with a 1.7 - followed by MTV's Jersey Shore Family Vacation (0.8), MTV's Teen Mom (0.8) and Bravo's The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills (0.6).

The Walking Dead had the highest viewership gains with 3.635 million viewers - followed by HGTV's Fixer Upper (1.538), Syfy's Krypton (1.295) and Teen Mom (1.287).


The Cable Live+7 Gains by Rating for April 2-8, 2018 

Show
Network
Live+SD Rating
Live+7 Rating
Percent Change
Points Gained
1
The Walking Dead
AMC
2.8
4.5
+61%
1.7
2
Jersey Shore Family Vacation - 8PM (Premiere)
MTV
1.4
2.2
+57%
0.8
3
Teen Mom
MTV
0.5
1.3
+160%
0.8
4
Jersey Shore Family Vacation - 9PM
MTV
1.5
2.2
+47%
0.7
5
The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills
Bravo
0.6
1.2
+100%
0.6
6
Atlanta
FX
0.4
1.0
+150%
0.6
7
The Real Housewives of Atlanta
Bravo
0.9
1.4
+56%
0.5
8
Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta
VH1
0.9
1.4
+56%
0.5
9
The Last O.G. (Premiere)
TBS
0.7
1.2
+71%
0.5
10
Vanderpump Rules
Bravo
0.6
1.1
+83%
0.5
11
Ink Master
Paramount
0.3
0.8
+167%
0.5
12
Fixer Upper (Finale)
HGTV
0.7
1.1
+57%
0.4
13
The Real Housewives of New York City
Bravo
0.5
0.9
+80%
0.4
14
The Challenge: Vendettas
MTV
0.5
0.9
+80%
0.4
15
Legion (Premiere)
FX
0.3
0.7
+133%
0.4
16
Married at First Sight
Lifetime
0.3
0.7
+133%
0.4
17
Krypton
Syfy
0.3
0.7
+133%
0.4
18
Talking Dead
AMC
1.0
1.3
+30%
0.3
19
The Real Housewives of Potomac
Bravo
0.4
0.7
+75%
0.3
20
Southern Charm (Premiere)
Bravo
0.4
0.7
+75%
0.3
21
Gold Rush: Parker’s Trail
Discovery
0.4
0.7
+75%
0.3
22
Naked and Afraid
Discovery
0.4
0.7
+75%
0.3
23
Forged in Fire
History
0.4
0.7
+75%
0.3
24
Black Ink Crew
VH1
0.4
0.7
+75%
0.3
25
RuPaul’s Drag Race
VH1
0.4
0.7
+75%
0.3

The Cable Live+7 Gains by Percent Rating for April 2-8, 2018 

Show
Network
Live+SD Rating
Live+7 Rating
Percent Change
Points Gained
1
Imposters (Premiere)
Bravo
0.1
0.4
+300%
0.3
2
The Americans
FX
0.1
0.4
+300%
0.3
3
Trust
FX
0.1
0.3
+200%
0.2
4
UnREAL
Lifetime
0.1
0.3
+200%
0.2
5
Adam Ruins Everything
TruTV
0.1
0.3
+200%
0.2
6
Ink Master
Paramount
0.3
0.8
+167%
0.5
7
Teen Mom
MTV
0.5
1.3
+160%
0.8
8
Atlanta
FX
0.4
1.0
+150%
0.6
9
Siren
Freeform
0.2
0.5
+150%
0.3
10
The Magicians (Finale)
Syfy
0.2
0.5
+150%
0.3
11
Legion (Premiere)
FX
0.3
0.7
+133%
0.4
12
Married at First Sight
Lifetime
0.3
0.7
+133%
0.4
13
Krypton
Syfy
0.3
0.7
+133%
0.4
14
The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills
Bravo
0.6
1.3
+100%
0.7
15
The Terror
AMC
0.3
0.6
+100%
0.3
16
Summer House - Monday
Bravo
0.3
0.6
+100%
0.3
17
Tosh.0
Comedy
0.3
0.6
+100%
0.3
18
Bering Sea Gold
Discovery
0.3
0.6
+100%
0.3
19
Teen Mom: Young and Pregnant
MTV
0.3
0.6
+100%
0.3
20
Unsolved
USA
0.3
0.6
+100%
0.3
21
Summer House - Tuesday
Bravo
0.2
0.4
+100%
0.2
22
Shadowhunters
Freeform
0.2
0.4
+100%
0.2
23
When Calls the Heart
Hallmark
0.2
0.4
+100%
0.2
24
Barry
HBO
0.2
0.4
+100%
0.2
25
Little Women: LA
Lifetime
0.2
0.4
+100%
0.2
26
Wicked Tuna
NatGeo
0.2
0.4
+100%
0.2
27
Long Lost Family (Premiere)
TLC
0.2
0.4
+100%
0.2
28
Marriage Boot Camp: Reality Stars
WE tv
0.2
0.4
+100%
0.2

The Cable Live+7 Gains by Viewership for April 2-8, 2018 

Show
Network
Live+SD Viewers
Live+7 Viewers
Percent Change
Viewers Gained
1
The Walking Dead
AMC
6.682
10.317
+54%
3.635
2
Fixer Upper (Finale)
HGTV
3.271
4.809
+47%
1.538
3
Krypton
Syfy
0.956
2.251
+135%
1.295
4
Teen Mom
MTV
0.995
2.282
+129%
1.287
5
Jersey Shore Family Vacation - 8PM (Premiere)
MTV
2.430
3.697
+52%
1.267
6
The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills
Bravo
1.764
3.026
+72%
1.262
7
Jersey Shore Family Vacation - 9PM
MTV
2.564
3.797
+48%
1.233
8
The Americans
FX
0.617
1.767
+186%
1.150
9
The Last O.G. (Premiere)
TBS
1.755
2.877
+64%
1.122
10
The Terror
AMC
1.107
2.182
+97%
1.075
11
Suits
USA
1.057
2.106
+99%
1.049
12
Real Time with Bill Maher
HBO
1.841
2.865
+56%
1.024
13
The Real Housewives of New York City
Bravo
1.395
2.387
+71%
0.992
14
Atlanta
FX
0.779
1.770
+127%
0.991
15
When Calls the Heart
Hallmark
2.123
3.072
+45%
0.949
16
Gold Rush: Parker’s Trail
Discovery
2.087
3.002
+44%
0.915
17
Ink Master
Paramount
0.719
1.633
+127%
0.914
18
The Real Housewives of Atlanta
Bravo
2.450
3.359
+37%
0.909
19
Vanderpump Rules
Bravo
1.484
2.373
+60%
0.889
20
Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta
VH1
1.909
2.751
+44%
0.842
21
Trust
FX
0.602
1.438
+139%
0.836
22
Legion (Premiere)
FX
0.670
1.501
+124%
0.831
23
Once Upon a Prince
Hallmark
2.635
3.393
+29%
0.758
24
Homeland
Showtime
1.243
1.984
+60%
0.741
25
Project Runway All Stars
Lifetime
1.259
1.998
+59%
0.739

The Cable Live+7 Gains by Percent Viewership for April 2-8, 2018 

Show
Network
Live+SD Viewers
Live+7 Viewers
Percent Change
Viewers Gained
1
The Americans
FX
0.617
1.767
+186%
1.150
2
Trust
FX
0.602
1.438
+139%
0.836
3
Krypton
Syfy
0.956
2.251
+135%
1.295
4
Imposters (Premiere)
Bravo
0.442
1.031
+133%
0.589
5
McMafia
AMC
0.218
0.503
+131%
0.285
6
Teen Mom
MTV
0.995
2.282
+129%
1.287
7
Atlanta
FX
0.779
1.770
+127%
0.991
8
Ink Master
Paramount
0.719
1.633
+127%
0.914
9
Legion (Premiere)
FX
0.670
1.501
+124%
0.831
10
Famous in Love
Freeform
0.194
0.423
+118%
0.229
11
Ash vs. Evil Dead
Starz
0.136
0.296
+118%
0.160
12
The Magicians (Finale)
Syfy
0.660
1.395
+111%
0.735
13
The Graham Norton Show
BBCA
0.134
0.281
+110%
0.147
14
Siren
Freeform
0.622
1.264
+103%
0.642
15
Suits
USA
1.057
2.106
+99%
1.049
16
The Terror
AMC
1.107
2.182
+97%
1.075
17
Barry
HBO
0.595
1.150
+93%
0.555
18
Hap and Leonard
Sundance
0.190
0.364
+92%
0.174
19
Silicon Valley
HBO
0.625
1.192
+91%
0.567
20
The Artful Detective
Ovation
0.127
0.239
+88%
0.112
21
Tosh.0
Comedy
0.589
1.087
+85%
0.498
22
Killing Eve (Premiere)
BBCA
0.423
0.771
+82%
0.348
23
Billions
Showtime
0.850
1.533
+80%
0.683
24
Married at First Sight
Lifetime
0.913
1.642
+80%
0.729
25
Schitt’s Creek
Pop
0.244
0.435
+78%
0.191


NOTE: For the 2017-18 broadcast season, Nielsen has determined that there are 119.6 million TV households. The Adults 18-49 demographic 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.