Thursday, May 24, 2018

Live+7 Ratings - 'The Big Bang Theory' Finale and 'Roseanne' Lead in Rating and Viewer Growth

For the week of May 7-13, 2018, CBS' The Big Bang Theory posted the highest gains after 7 days of DVR usage with a 2.1 - followed by ABC's Roseanne (2.0), ABC's Grey's Anatomy (1.4) and CBS' Young Sheldon (1.1).

The Big Bang Theory had the highest viewership gains with 6.309 million viewers - followed by Roseanne (5.469), CBS' Blue Bloods (4.506) and CBS' NCIS (4.323).


The Live+7 Gains by Rating for May 7-13, 2018 

Show
Network
Live+SD Rating
Live+7 Rating
Percent Change
Points Gained
1
The Big Bang Theory (Finale)
CBS
2.9
5.0
+72%
2.1
2
Roseanne
ABC
2.6
4.6
+77%
2.0
3
Grey’s Anatomy
ABC
1.9
3.3
+74%
1.4
4
Young Sheldon (Finale)
CBS
2.2
3.3
+50%
1.1
5
Modern Family
ABC
1.3
2.4
+85%
1.1
6
Empire
FOX
1.6
2.5
+56%
0.9
7
NCIS
CBS
1.6
2.5
+56%
0.9
8
Chicago P.D. (Finale)
NBC
1.2
2.1
+75%
0.9
9
Law & Order: SVU
NBC
1.1
2.0
+82%
0.9
10
Chicago Fire (Finale)
NBC
1.0
1.9
+90%
0.9
11
Chicago Med
NBC
1.1
1.9
+73%
0.8
12
S.W.A.T.
CBS
0.9
1.7
+89%
0.8
13
The Middle
ABC
1.5
2.2
+47%
0.7
14
Survivor
CBS
1.5
2.2
+47%
0.7
15
The Goldbergs
ABC
1.2
1.9
+58%
0.7
16
Station 19
ABC
0.9
1.6
+78%
0.7
17
Designated Survivor
ABC
0.5
1.2
+140%
0.7
18
Mom - 9PM
CBS
1.5
2.1
+40%
0.6
19
American Housewife
ABC
1.1
1.7
+55%
0.6
20
Splitting Up Together
ABC
1.0
1.6
+60%
0.6
21
SEAL Team
CBS
0.9
1.5
+67%
0.6
22
Blue Bloods (Finale)
CBS
0.9
1.5
+67%
0.6
23
The Resident
FOX
0.8
1.4
+75%
0.6
24
The Blacklist
NBC
0.8
1.4
+75%
0.6
25
The Flash
The CW
0.7
1.3
+86%
0.6
26
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.
ABC
0.5
1.1
+120%
0.6

The Live+7 Gains by Percent Rating for May 7-13, 2018 

Show
Network
Live+SD Rating
Live+7 Rating
Percent Change
Points Gained
1
Designated Survivor
ABC
0.5
1.2
+140%
0.7
2
The Originals
The CW
0.3
0.7
+133%
0.4
3
Arrow
The CW
0.3
0.7
+133%
0.4
4
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.
ABC
0.5
1.1
+120%
0.6
5
New Girl - 9PM
FOX
0.5
1.0
+100%
0.5
6
New Girl - 9:30PM
FOX
0.5
1.0
+100%
0.5
7
Blindspot
NBC
0.5
1.0
+100%
0.5
8
Quantico
ABC
0.4
0.8
+100%
0.4
9
Supernatural
The CW
0.4
0.8
+100%
0.4
10
Dynasty (Finale)
The CW
0.1
0.2
+100%
0.1
11
Life Sentence
The CW
0.1
0.2
+100%
0.1
12
Chicago Fire (Finale)
NBC
1.0
1.9
+90%
0.9
13
S.W.A.T.
CBS
0.9
1.7
+89%
0.8
14
The Flash
The CW
0.7
1.3
+86%
0.6
15
Modern Family
ABC
1.3
2.4
+85%
1.1
16
Timeless (Finale)
NBC
0.6
1.1
+83%
0.5
17
Law & Order: SVU
NBC
1.1
2.0
+82%
0.9
18
The Crossing
ABC
0.5
0.9
+80%
0.4
19
For the People
ABC
0.5
0.9
+80%
0.4
20
Station 19
ABC
0.9
1.6
+78%
0.7
21
Roseanne
ABC
2.6
4.6
+77%
2.0
22
Chicago P.D. (Finale)
NBC
1.2
2.1
+75%
0.9
23
The Resident
FOX
0.8
1.4
+75%
0.6
24
The Blacklist
NBC
0.8
1.4
+75%
0.6
25
Riverdale
The CW
0.4
0.7
+75%
0.3
26
The 100
The CW
0.4
0.7
+75%
0.3

The Live+7 Gains by Viewership for May 7-13, 2018 

Show
Network
Live+SD Viewers
Live+7 Viewers
Percent Change
Viewers Gained
1
The Big Bang Theory (Finale)
CBS
15.517
21.826
+41%
6.309
2
Roseanne
ABC
10.295
15.764
+53%
5.469
3
Blue Bloods (Finale)
CBS
8.880
13.386
+51%
4.506
4
NCIS
CBS
15.086
19.409
+29%
4.323
5
Young Sheldon (Finale)
CBS
12.450
16.412
+32%
3.962
6
Chicago P.D. (Finale)
NBC
6.346
10.137
+60%
3.791
7
Chicago Med
NBC
5.848
9.630
+65%
3.782
8
Chicago Fire (Finale)
NBC
5.955
9.628
+62%
3.673
9
Designated Survivor
ABC
3.283
6.899
+110%
3.616
10
Bull (Finale)
CBS
11.780
15.278
+30%
3.498
11
NCIS: New Orleans
CBS
8.138
11.565
+42%
3.427
12
Grey’s Anatomy
ABC
7.355
10.712
+46%
3.357
13
S.W.A.T.
CBS
5.544
8.832
+59%
3.288
14
Code Black
CBS
5.030
7.961
+58%
2.931
15
Modern Family
ABC
4.736
7.601
+60%
2.865
16
SEAL Team
CBS
6.157
9.021
+47%
2.864
17
NCIS: Los Angeles
CBS
7.325
10.183
+39%
2.858
18
Madam Secretary
CBS
5.898
8.719
+48%
2.821
19
Law & Order: SVU
NBC
5.714
8.391
+47%
2.677
20
Hawaii Five-0
CBS
7.091
9.763
+38%
2.672
21
The Resident
FOX
4.009
6.632
+65%
2.623
22
The Blacklist
NBC
4.956
7.502
+51%
2.546
23
Elementary
CBS
4.592
6.973
+52%
2.381
24
Lethal Weapon (Finale)
FOX
3.153
5.493
+74%
2.340
25
Mom - 9PM
CBS
9.079
11.411
+26%
2.332

The Live+7 Gains by Percent Viewership for May 7-13, 2018 

Show
Network
Live+SD Viewers
Live+7 Viewers
Percent Change
Viewers Gained
1
The Originals
The CW
0.757
1.608
+112%
0.851
2
Designated Survivor
ABC
3.283
6.899
+110%
3.616
3
Riverdale
The CW
1.001
1.901
+90%
0.900
4
The Flash
The CW
1.741
3.261
+87%
1.520
5
For the People
ABC
2.046
3.754
+83%
1.708
6
The 100
The CW
1.082
1.967
+82%
0.885
7
Arrow
The CW
1.057
1.911
+81%
0.854
8
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.
ABC
1.940
3.434
+77%
1.494
9
Lethal Weapon (Finale)
FOX
3.153
5.493
+74%
2.340
10
Timeless (Finale)
NBC
2.429
4.170
+72%
1.741
11
New Girl - 9:30PM
FOX
1.240
2.099
+69%
0.859
12
New Girl - 9PM
FOX
1.400
2.334
+67%
0.934
13
iZombie
The CW
0.778
1.288
+66%
0.510
14
The Resident
FOX
4.009
6.632
+65%
2.623
15
Chicago Med
NBC
5.848
9.630
+65%
3.782
16
Supernatural
The CW
1.344
2.199
+64%
0.855
17
Quantico
ABC
1.970
3.214
+63%
1.244
18
Blindspot
NBC
2.765
4.491
+62%
1.726
19
Chicago Fire (Finale)
NBC
5.955
9.628
+62%
3.673
20
Modern Family
ABC
4.736
7.601
+60%
2.865
21
Chicago P.D. (Finale)
NBC
6.346
10.137
+60%
3.791
22
Supergirl
The CW
1.595
2.545
+60%
0.950
23
S.W.A.T.
CBS
5.544
8.832
+59%
3.288
24
Code Black
CBS
5.030
7.961
+58%
2.931
25
Gotham
FOX
2.212
3.479
+57%
1.267


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.