Wednesday, May 8, 2019

Cable Live+7 Ratings - 'Game of Thrones' Leads in Rating and Viewer Growth; 'Into the Badlands' Tops Percent Increases

For the week of April 15-21, 2019, HBO's Game of Thrones posted the highest gains on cable after 7 days of DVR usage with a 1.3 - followed by MTV's Teen Mom 2 (0.7), Bravo's Vanderpump Rules (0.6), Bravo's The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills (0.6) and Bravo's The Real Housewives of Atlanta (0.6).




The Cable Live+7 Gains by Rating for April 15-21, 2019 

Show
Network
Live+SD Rating
Live+7 Rating
Percent Change
Points Gained
1
Game of Thrones
HBO
4.4
5.7
+30%
1.3
2
Teen Mom 2
MTV
0.5
1.2
+140%
0.7
3
Vanderpump Rules
Bravo
0.5
1.1
+120%
0.6
4
The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills
Bravo
0.6
1.2
+100%
0.6
5
The Real Housewives of Atlanta
Bravo
0.6
1.2
+100%
0.6
6
Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta
VH1
0.7
1.2
+71%
0.5
7
The Real Housewives of New York City
Bravo
0.4
0.9
+125%
0.5
8
Keeping Up With the Kardashians
E!
0.4
0.9
+125%
0.5
9
The Curse of Oak Island
History
0.7
1.1
+57%
0.4
10
The Challenge
MTV
0.5
0.9
+80%
0.4
11
Black Ink Crew
VH1
0.4
0.7
+75%
0.3
12
Deadliest Catch
Discovery
0.3
0.6
+100%
0.3
13
Impractical Jokers
TruTV
0.3
0.6
+100%
0.3
14
Summer House
Bravo
0.2
0.5
+150%
0.3
15
Project Runway
Bravo
0.2
0.5
+150%
0.3
16
Tosh.0
Comedy
0.2
0.5
+150%
0.3
17
Very Cavallari
E!
0.2
0.5
+150%
0.3
18
What We Do In the Shadows
FX
0.2
0.5
+150%
0.3
19
Tacoma FD
TruTV
0.2
0.5
+150%
0.3
20
RuPaul’s Drag Race
VH1
0.2
0.5
+150%
0.3
21
Into the Badlands
AMC
0.1
0.4
+300%
0.3

The Cable Live+7 Gains by Percent Rating for April 15-21, 2019 

Show
Network
Live+SD Rating
Live+7 Rating
Percent Change
Points Gained
1
Into the Badlands
AMC
0.1
0.4
+300%
0.3
2
A Discovery of Witches
AMC
0.1
0.3
+200%
0.2
3
Don’t Be Tardy
Bravo
0.1
0.3
+200%
0.2
4
Pretty Little Liars: The Perfectionists
Freeform
0.1
0.3
+200%
0.2
5
Better Things
FX
0.1
0.3
+200%
0.2
6
Knightfall
History
0.1
0.3
+200%
0.2
7
The Chi
Showtime
0.1
0.3
+200%
0.2
8
Happy!
Syfy
0.1
0.3
+200%
0.2
9
Summer House
Bravo
0.2
0.5
+150%
0.3
10
Project Runway
Bravo
0.2
0.5
+150%
0.3
11
Tosh.0
Comedy
0.2
0.5
+150%
0.3
12
Very Cavallari
E!
0.2
0.5
+150%
0.3
13
What We Do In the Shadows
FX
0.2
0.5
+150%
0.3
14
Tacoma FD
TruTV
0.2
0.5
+150%
0.3
15
RuPaul’s Drag Race
VH1
0.2
0.5
+150%
0.3
16
Teen Mom 2
MTV
0.5
1.2
+140%
0.7
17
The Real Housewives of New York City
Bravo
0.4
0.9
+125%
0.5
18
Keeping Up With the Kardashians
E!
0.4
0.9
+125%
0.5
19
Vanderpump Rules
Bravo
0.5
1.1
+120%
0.6
20
The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills
Bravo
0.6
1.2
+100%
0.6
21
The Real Housewives of Atlanta
Bravo
0.6
1.2
+100%
0.6
22
Deadliest Catch
Discovery
0.3
0.6
+100%
0.3
23
Impractical Jokers
TruTV
0.3
0.6
+100%
0.3
24
Restaurant: Impossible
Food
0.2
0.4
+100%
0.2
25
Bar Rescue
Paramount
0.2
0.4
+100%
0.2

The Cable Live+7 Gains by Viewership for April 15-21, 2019 

Show
Network
Live+SD Viewers
Live+7 Viewers
Percent Change
Viewers Gained
1
Game of Thrones
HBO
10.316
13.891
+35%
3.575
2
The Curse of Oak Island
History
3.164
4.506
+42%
1.342
3
The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills
Bravo
1.723
3.012
+75%
1.289
4
Teen Mom 2
MTV
0.898
2.096
+133%
1.198
5
The Real Housewives of Atlanta
Bravo
1.677
2.859
+70%
1.182
6
Vanderpump Rules
Bravo
1.317
2.413
+83%
1.096
7
The Real Housewives of New York City
Bravo
1.177
2.158
+83%
0.981
8
Keeping Up With the Kardashians
E!
0.902
1.830
+103%
0.928
9
Billions
Showtime
0.680
1.578
+132%
0.898
10
Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta
VH1
1.519
2.372
+56%
0.853
11
Project Runway
Bravo
0.862
1.685
+95%
0.823
12
Into the Badlands
AMC
0.401
1.222
+205%
0.821
13
Knightfall
History
0.712
1.494
+110%
0.782
14
The Challenge
MTV
0.765
1.530
+100%
0.765
15
Easter Under Wraps
Hallmark
2.288
3.045
+33%
0.757
16
Deadliest Catch
Discovery
1.392
2.123
+53%
0.731
17
Impractical Jokers
TruTV
0.537
1.267
+136%
0.730
18
Worst Cooks in America (Premiere)
Food
1.371
2.098
+53%
0.727
19
What We Do In the Shadows
FX
0.440
1.139
+159%
0.699
20
Spring Baking Championship
Food
1.224
1.894
+55%
0.670
21
Sister Wives
TLC
1.303
1.951
+50%
0.648
22
Fosse/Verdon
FX
0.426
1.023
+140%
0.597
23
Lost Gold of World War II
History
1.716
2.281
+33%
0.565
24
The Magicians (Finale)
Syfy
0.504
1.059
+110%
0.555
25
Black Ink Crew
VH1
0.843
1.386
+64%
0.543

The Cable Live+7 Gains by Percent Viewership for April 15-21, 2019 

Show
Network
Live+SD Viewers
Live+7 Viewers
Percent Change
Viewers Gained
1
Into the Badlands
AMC
0.401
1.222
+205%
0.821
2
What We Do In the Shadows
FX
0.440
1.139
+159%
0.699
3
Pretty Little Liars: The Perfectionists
Freeform
0.218
0.554
+154%
0.336
4
Happy!
Syfy
0.292
0.705
+141%
0.413
5
Fosse/Verdon
FX
0.426
1.023
+140%
0.597
6
Impractical Jokers
TruTV
0.537
1.267
+136%
0.730
7
Teen Mom 2
MTV
0.898
2.096
+133%
1.198
8
Billions
Showtime
0.680
1.578
+132%
0.898
9
Very Cavallari
E!
0.384
0.890
+132%
0.506
10
The Chi
Showtime
0.339
0.776
+129%
0.437
11
Tacoma FD
TruTV
0.388
0.865
+123%
0.477
12
The Bold Type
Freeform
0.225
0.474
+111%
0.249
13
The Magicians (Finale)
Syfy
0.504
1.059
+110%
0.555
14
Knightfall
History
0.712
1.494
+110%
0.782
15
Don’t Be Tardy
Bravo
0.440
0.921
+109%
0.481
16
Cloak & Dagger
Freeform
0.386
0.786
+104%
0.400
17
Keeping Up With the Kardashians
E!
0.902
1.830
+103%
0.928
18
American Gods
Starz
0.318
0.639
+101%
0.321
19
The Challenge
MTV
0.765
1.530
+100%
0.765
20
A Discovery of Witches
AMC
0.539
1.055
+96%
0.516
21
Untucked
VH1
0.365
0.714
+96%
0.349
22
Project Runway
Bravo
0.862
1.685
+95%
0.823
23
Summer House
Bravo
0.539
1.022
+90%
0.483
24
Tosh.0
Comedy
0.537
1.002
+87%
0.465
25
Better Things
FX
0.364
0.679
+87%
0.315
26
Little Women: LA
Lifetime
0.586
1.093
+87%
0.507


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.