Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Live+7 Ratings - 'Roseanne' Return Breaks Growth Records; 'The Good Doctor' Finale Also Does Well

For the week of March 26-April 1, 2018, ABC's Roseanne posted the highest gains after 7 days of DVR usage with a 2.9 - followed by CBS' The Big Bang Theory (1.7), ABC's The Good Doctor (1.6) and ABC's Grey's Anatomy (1.4).

Roseanne had the highest viewership gains with 8.812 million viewers - followed by The Good Doctor (6.324), The Big Bang Theory (4.899) and CBS' NCIS (4.351).


The Live+7 Gains by Rating for March 26-April 1, 2018 

Show
Network
Live+SD Rating
Live+7 Rating
Percent Change
Points Gained
1
Roseanne (Premiere)
ABC
5.2
8.1
+56%
2.9
2
The Big Bang Theory
CBS
2.5
4.2
+68%
1.7
3
The Good Doctor (Finale)
ABC
1.7
3.3
+94%
1.6
4
Grey’s Anatomy
ABC
1.8
3.2
+78%
1.4
5
Young Sheldon
CBS
2.0
3.2
+60%
1.2
6
Modern Family
ABC
1.4
2.6
+86%
1.2
7
Chicago Fire
NBC
1.0
2.1
+110%
1.1
8
Will & Grace
NBC
0.9
1.9
+111%
1.0
9
Empire
FOX
2.0
2.9
+45%
0.9
10
Criminal Minds
CBS
1.1
2.0
+82%
0.9
11
Chicago Med
NBC
1.0
1.9
+90%
0.9
12
Scandal
ABC
0.8
1.7
+113%
0.9
13
S.W.A.T.
CBS
0.8
1.7
+113%
0.9
14
Splitting Up Together (Premiere)
ABC
2.1
2.9
+38%
0.8
15
Survivor
CBS
1.7
2.5
+47%
0.8
16
NCIS
CBS
1.3
2.1
+62%
0.8
17
Station 19
ABC
1.2
2.0
+67%
0.8
18
SEAL Team
CBS
0.9
1.7
+89%
0.8
19
NCIS: New Orleans
CBS
0.9
1.7
+89%
0.8
20
Blue Bloods
CBS
0.9
1.7
+89%
0.8
21
Bull
CBS
1.1
1.8
+64%
0.7
22
The Resident
FOX
0.9
1.6
+78%
0.7
23
Family Guy
FOX
0.9
1.6
+78%
0.7
24
Scorpion
CBS
0.8
1.5
+88%
0.7
25
Designated Survivor
ABC
0.7
1.4
+100%
0.7

The Live+7 Gains by Percent Rating for March 26-April 1, 2018 

Show
Network
Live+SD Rating
Live+7 Rating
Percent Change
Points Gained
1
Riverdale
The CW
0.3
0.7
+133%
0.4
2
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.
ABC
0.5
1.1
+120%
0.6
3
Scandal
ABC
0.8
1.7
+113%
0.9
4
S.W.A.T.
CBS
0.8
1.7
+113%
0.9
5
Will & Grace
NBC
0.9
1.9
+111%
1.0
6
Chicago Fire
NBC
1.0
2.1
+110%
1.1
7
Designated Survivor
ABC
0.7
1.4
+100%
0.7
8
Arrow
The CW
0.4
0.8
+100%
0.4
9
Taken
NBC
0.3
0.6
+100%
0.3
10
iZombie
The CW
0.2
0.4
+100%
0.2
11
Life Sentence
The CW
0.1
0.2
+100%
0.1
12
The Good Doctor (Finale)
ABC
1.7
3.3
+94%
1.6
13
Chicago Med
NBC
1.0
1.9
+90%
0.9
14
SEAL Team
CBS
0.9
1.7
+89%
0.8
15
NCIS: New Orleans
CBS
0.9
1.7
+89%
0.8
16
Blue Bloods
CBS
0.9
1.7
+89%
0.8
17
Scorpion
CBS
0.8
1.5
+88%
0.7
18
Modern Family
ABC
1.4
2.6
+86%
1.2
19
Gotham
FOX
0.7
1.3
+86%
0.6
20
Supernatural
The CW
0.7
1.3
+86%
0.6
21
LA to Vegas
FOX
0.6
1.1
+83%
0.5
22
Blindspot
NBC
0.6
1.1
+83%
0.5
23
Criminal Minds
CBS
1.1
2.0
+82%
0.9
24
Madam Secretary
CBS
0.5
0.9
+80%
0.4
25
Black Lightning
The CW
0.5
0.9
+80%
0.4

The Live+7 Gains by Viewership for March 26-April 1, 2018 

Show
Network
Live+SD Viewers
Live+7 Viewers
Percent Change
Viewers Gained
1
Roseanne (Premiere)
ABC
18.451
27.263
+48%
8.812
2
The Good Doctor (Finale)
ABC
9.522
15.846
+66%
6.324
3
The Big Bang Theory
CBS
13.268
18.167
+37%
4.899
4
NCIS
CBS
11.944
16.295
+36%
4.351
5
Blue Bloods
CBS
8.435
12.663
+50%
4.228
6
NCIS: New Orleans
CBS
8.530
12.719
+49%
4.189
7
Chicago Fire
NBC
5.423
9.538
+76%
4.115
8
Young Sheldon
CBS
11.916
15.977
+34%
4.061
9
Designated Survivor
ABC
3.797
7.791
+105%
3.994
10
Chicago Med
NBC
5.808
9.742
+68%
3.934
11
Bull
CBS
10.652
14.458
+36%
3.806
12
S.W.A.T.
CBS
5.266
9.049
+72%
3.783
13
Criminal Minds
CBS
6.584
10.125
+54%
3.541
14
Grey’s Anatomy
ABC
7.154
10.656
+49%
3.502
15
SEAL Team
CBS
6.477
9.692
+50%
3.215
16
Hawaii Five-0
CBS
7.801
10.877
+39%
3.076
17
Scorpion
CBS
4.907
7.942
+62%
3.035
18
NCIS: Los Angeles
CBS
7.125
10.086
+42%
2.961
19
Modern Family
ABC
5.432
8.377
+54%
2.945
20
The Resident
FOX
4.209
7.105
+69%
2.896
21
Madam Secretary
CBS
5.752
8.626
+50%
2.874
22
Will & Grace
NBC
3.726
6.458
+73%
2.732
23
Station 19
ABC
5.859
8.559
+46%
2.700
24
Scandal
ABC
3.715
6.364
+71%
2.649
25
Empire
FOX
6.220
8.663
+39%
2.443

The Live+7 Gains by Percent Viewership for March 26-April 1, 2018 

Show
Network
Live+SD Viewers
Live+7 Viewers
Percent Change
Viewers Gained
1
Designated Survivor
ABC
3.797
7.791
+105%
3.994
2
Riverdale
The CW
0.962
1.869
+94%
0.907
3
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.
ABC
1.878
3.492
+86%
1.614
4
Arrow
The CW
1.117
2.068
+85%
0.951
5
Chicago Fire
NBC
5.423
9.538
+76%
4.115
6
Taken
NBC
2.150
3.747
+74%
1.597
7
Will & Grace
NBC
3.726
6.458
+73%
2.732
8
The Last Man on Earth
FOX
1.370
2.360
+72%
0.990
9
S.W.A.T.
CBS
5.266
9.049
+72%
3.783
10
Scandal
ABC
3.715
6.364
+71%
2.649
11
iZombie
The CW
0.715
1.224
+71%
0.509
12
The Resident
FOX
4.209
7.105
+69%
2.896
13
Chicago Med
NBC
5.808
9.742
+68%
3.934
14
The Good Doctor (Finale)
ABC
9.522
15.846
+66%
6.324
15
Blindspot
NBC
2.928
4.861
+66%
1.933
16
Supernatural
The CW
2.034
3.361
+65%
1.327
17
Life Sentence
The CW
0.404
0.664
+64%
0.260
18
Family Guy
FOX
2.050
3.339
+63%
1.289
19
Scorpion
CBS
4.907
7.942
+62%
3.035
20
For the People
ABC
3.504
5.665
+62%
2.161
21
Gotham
FOX
2.395
3.866
+61%
1.471
22
Legends of Tomorrow
The CW
1.276
2.043
+60%
0.767
23
Black Lightning
The CW
1.550
2.467
+59%
0.917
24
Brooklyn Nine-Nine
FOX
1.778
2.825
+59%
1.047
25
The Mick
FOX
1.766
2.747
+56%
0.981


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.