Monday, September 24, 2018

Cable Live+7 Ratings - 'Mayans MC' Premiere Dominates in Rating and Viewer Growth; 'The Purge' Also Posts Strong Gains

For the week of September 3-9, 2018, FX's Mayans MC posted the highest gains on cable after 7 days of DVR usage with a 1.0 - followed by MTV's Jersey Shore: Family Vacation (0.8), AMC's Better Call Saul (0.7) and BET's The Bobby Brown Story (0.5).

Mayans MC had the highest viewership gains with 2.512 million viewers - followed by USA's The Sinner (1.899), Better Call Saul (1.871) and Jersey Shore: Family Vacation (1.293).


The Cable Live+7 Gains by Rating for September 3-9, 2018 

Show
Network
Live+SD Rating
Live+7 Rating
Percent Change
Points Gained
1
Mayans MC (Premiere)
FX
1.1
2.1
+91%
1.0
2
Jersey Shore: Family Vacation
MTV
0.9
1.7
+89%
0.8
3
Better Call Saul
AMC
0.4
1.1
+175%
0.7
4
The Bobby Brown Story (Premiere)
BET
1.0
1.5
+50%
0.5
5
The Bobby Brown Story (Finale)
BET
1.0
1.5
+50%
0.5
6
Love & Hip Hop: Hollywood
VH1
1.0
1.5
+50%
0.5
7
Fear the Walking Dead
AMC
0.6
1.1
+83%
0.5
8
Keeping Up With the Kardashians
E!
0.5
1.0
+100%
0.5
9
The Purge (Premiere)
USA
0.5
1.0
+100%
0.5
10
Snowfall
FX
0.3
0.8
+167%
0.5
11
The Sinner
USA
0.3
0.8
+167%
0.5
12
90 Day Fiancé: Before the 90 Days
TLC
0.6
1.0
+67%
0.4
13
Below Deck Mediterranean
Bravo
0.5
0.9
+80%
0.4
14
The Real Housewives of New York City
Bravo
0.5
0.9
+80%
0.4
15
The Challenge: Final Reckoning
MTV
0.5
0.9
+80%
0.4
16
Shameless (Premiere)
Showtime
0.5
0.9
+80%
0.4
17
Basketball Wives
VH1
0.5
0.9
+80%
0.4
18
It’s Always Sunny In Philadelphia (Premiere)
FXX
0.4
0.8
+100%
0.4
19
Queen of the South
USA
0.4
0.8
+100%
0.4
20
Ballers
HBO
0.3
0.7
+133%
0.4
21
Married at First Sight
Lifetime
0.3
0.7
+133%
0.4
22
Floribama Shore
MTV
0.3
0.7
+133%
0.4
23
Ink Master
Paramount
0.2
0.6
+200%
0.4
24
Power
Starz
0.6
0.9
+50%
0.3
25
Shahs of Sunset
Bravo
0.3
0.6
+100%
0.3
26
Hard Knocks
HBO
0.3
0.6
+100%
0.3
27
Real Time with Bill Maher
HBO
0.3
0.6
+100%
0.3

The Cable Live+7 Gains by Percent Rating for September 3-9, 2018 

Show
Network
Live+SD Rating
Live+7 Rating
Percent Change
Points Gained
1
Shooter
USA
0.1
0.4
+300%
0.3
2
Ink Master
Paramount
0.2
0.6
+200%
0.4
3
Southern Charm Savannah
Bravo
0.1
0.3
+200%
0.2
4
Marriage Boot Camp: Reality Stars (Premiere)
WE tv
0.1
0.3
+200%
0.2
5
Braxton Family Values
WE tv
0.1
0.3
+200%
0.2
6
Better Call Saul
AMC
0.4
1.1
+175%
0.7
7
Snowfall
FX
0.3
0.8
+167%
0.5
8
The Sinner
USA
0.3
0.8
+167%
0.5
9
The Real Housewives of Dallas
Bravo
0.2
0.5
+150%
0.3
10
Million Dollar Listing New York
Bravo
0.2
0.5
+150%
0.3
11
Insecure
HBO
0.2
0.5
+150%
0.3
12
Greenleaf
OWN
0.2
0.5
+150%
0.3
13
Counting On
TLC
0.2
0.5
+150%
0.3
14
The Last Ship (Premiere)
TNT
0.2
0.5
+150%
0.3
15
Ballers
HBO
0.3
0.7
+133%
0.4
16
Married at First Sight
Lifetime
0.3
0.7
+133%
0.4
17
Floribama Shore
MTV
0.3
0.7
+133%
0.4
18
Keeping Up With the Kardashians
E!
0.5
1.0
+100%
0.5
19
The Purge (Premiere)
USA
0.5
1.0
+100%
0.5
20
It’s Always Sunny In Philadelphia (Premiere)
FXX
0.4
0.8
+100%
0.4
21
Queen of the South
USA
0.4
0.8
+100%
0.4
22
Shahs of Sunset
Bravo
0.3
0.6
+100%
0.3
23
Hard Knocks
HBO
0.3
0.6
+100%
0.3
24
Real Time with Bill Maher
HBO
0.3
0.6
+100%
0.3

The Cable Live+7 Gains by Viewership for September 3-9, 2018 

Show
Network
Live+SD Viewers
Live+7 Viewers
Percent Change
Viewers Gained
1
Mayans MC (Premiere)
FX
2.542
5.054
+99%
2.512
2
The Sinner
USA
1.134
3.033
+167%
1.899
3
Better Call Saul
AMC
1.528
3.399
+122%
1.871
4
Jersey Shore: Family Vacation
MTV
1.435
2.728
+90%
1.293
5
Fear the Walking Dead
AMC
1.714
2.979
+74%
1.265
6
The Last Ship (Premiere)
TNT
1.259
2.511
+99%
1.252
7
Suits
USA
1.302
2.512
+93%
1.210
8
Real Time with Bill Maher
HBO
1.683
2.834
+68%
1.151
9
The Bobby Brown Story (Premiere)
BET
2.180
3.314
+52%
1.134
10
The Purge (Premiere)
USA
1.392
2.519
+81%
1.127
11
Snowfall
FX
0.755
1.856
+146%
1.101
12
Shameless (Premiere)
Showtime
1.308
2.367
+81%
1.059
13
The Bobby Brown Story (Finale)
BET
2.321
3.350
+44%
1.029
14
Queen of the South
USA
1.143
2.159
+89%
1.016
15
Below Deck Mediterranean
Bravo
1.300
2.268
+74%
0.968
16
Greenleaf
OWN
1.126
2.094
+86%
0.968
17
Keeping Up With the Kardashians
E!
1.066
1.982
+86%
0.916
18
Shooter
USA
0.593
1.489
+151%
0.896
19
Love & Hip Hop: Hollywood
VH1
1.962
2.837
+45%
0.875
20
Ballers
HBO
0.726
1.595
+120%
0.869
21
The Real Housewives of New York City
Bravo
1.263
2.124
+68%
0.861
22
Chesapeake Shores
Hallmark
1.436
2.266
+58%
0.830
23
Married at First Sight
Lifetime
0.827
1.636
+98%
0.809
24
Power
Starz
1.535
2.323
+51%
0.788
25
The Haves and the Have Nots
OWN
1.846
2.622
+42%
0.776

The Cable Live+7 Gains by Percent Viewership for September 3-9, 2018 

Show
Network
Live+SD Viewers
Live+7 Viewers
Percent Change
Viewers Gained
1
The Sinner
USA
1.134
3.033
+167%
1.899
2
Shooter
USA
0.593
1.489
+151%
0.896
3
Snowfall
FX
0.755
1.856
+146%
1.101
4
Ink Master
Paramount
0.534
1.290
+142%
0.756
5
Are You the One?
MTV
0.449
1.047
+133%
0.598
6
Better Call Saul
AMC
1.528
3.399
+122%
1.871
7
Floribama Shore
MTV
0.562
1.241
+121%
0.679
8
Ballers
HBO
0.726
1.595
+120%
0.869
9
It’s Always Sunny In Philadelphia (Premiere)
FXX
0.609
1.300
+113%
0.691
10
Lodge 49
AMC
0.410
0.819
+100%
0.409
11
The Last Ship (Premiere)
TNT
1.259
2.511
+99%
1.252
12
Mayans MC (Premiere)
FX
2.542
5.054
+99%
2.512
13
Million Dollar Listing New York
Bravo
0.772
1.528
+98%
0.756
14
Married at First Sight
Lifetime
0.827
1.636
+98%
0.809
15
Suits
USA
1.302
2.512
+93%
1.210
16
Jersey Shore: Family Vacation
MTV
1.435
2.728
+90%
1.293
17
Queen of the South
USA
1.143
2.159
+89%
1.016
18
The Challenge: Final Reckoning
MTV
0.761
1.437
+89%
0.676
19
Killjoys
Syfy
0.482
0.908
+88%
0.426
20
Insecure
HBO
0.564
1.053
+87%
0.489
21
Greenleaf
OWN
1.126
2.094
+86%
0.968
22
Keeping Up With the Kardashians
E!
1.066
1.982
+86%
0.916
23
Hard Knocks
HBO
0.608
1.121
+84%
0.513
24
Shameless (Premiere)
Showtime
1.308
2.367
+81%
1.059
25
The Purge (Premiere)
USA
1.392
2.519
+81%
1.127


NOTE: For the 2018-19 broadcast season, Nielsen has determined that there are 119.9 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.