Sunday, November 10, 2013

Week 7 TV Ratings and Analysis; How the Sitcoms Did

2013-14 Week 7 TV Ratings (first four nights, Mon-Thu): 

Households: #1. ABC 6.7/11 rating/share (+34% in rating from first four nights week 6); #2. CBS 6.6/11 (even); #3. NBC 5.0/8 (+4%); #4. Fox 2.9/4 (-58%); #5. The CW 1.2/2 (even).
Total Viewers: #1. CBS 10.51 million (+2%); #2. ABC 10.37 million (+34%); #3. NBC 8.02 million (+4%); #4. Fox 4.74 million (-58%); #5. The CW 1.81 million (+5%).
Adults 18-49: #1. ABC 2.6/7 rating/share (+37%); #2. NBC 2.3/7 (flat); #3. CBS 2.3/7 (even); #4. Fox 1.7/5 (-48%); #5. The CW 0.7/2 (even).

For previous week's final ratings, Week 6 had NBC win the week in 18-49 for the fifth time this season with a 2.4 rating, followed closely by Fox's 2.3, CBS' 2.2 and ABC's 1.9. In total viewers, CBS prevailed with 10.495 million, followed by Fox' 7.698, ABC's 7.426, and NBC's 7.426 million. Back to week 7, read our full night-by-night analysis followed by how the sitcoms did! GREAT showings are in BOLD. If they are in bold in both total viewers and 18-49, then it is very impressive.


Week 7 (Nov. 4-10) Analysis















Last Sunday (Nov. 3)(Week 6)This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-
TitleNetworkTimeTotal Viewers18-49 RtgNotes
60 MinutesCBS7:00PM15,812,00010,081,0005,731,0004.291.302.997:59P
America's Funniest VideosABC7:00PM6,961,0006,120,000841,0001.431.370.06
Animation DominationFox7:00PM1,877,000
1,877,0000.80
0.80
Football Night in AmericaNBC7:30PM3,761,0004,361,000(600,000)1.241.44(0.20)
Animation DominationFox7:30PM3,481,000
3,481,0001.40
1.40
The OTFox7:30PM
15,236,000(15,236,000)
5.15(5.15)preempted
The Amazing RaceCBS8:00PM9,377,0008,106,0001,271,0002.151.760.398:59P
Once Upon a TimeABC8:00PM7,551,0007,231,000320,0002.322.240.08
Football Night in AmericaNBC8:00PM9,424,00010,130,000(706,000)3.393.62(0.23)
World SeriesFox8:00PM
15,975,000(15,975,000)
4.60(4.60)
The SimpsonsFox8:00PM5,430,000
5,430,0002.43
2.43
Sunday Night FootballNBC8:30PM17,040,00016,893,000147,0006.356.310.04
Bob's BurgersFox8:30PM3,750,000
3,750,0001.77
1.77
The Good WifeCBS9:00PM10,217,0009,350,000867,0001.631.370.269:59P
RevengeABC9:00PM6,326,0005,714,000612,0001.711.440.27
Family GuyFox9:00PM4,866,000
4,866,0002.47
2.47
American Dad!Fox9:30PM3,747,000
3,747,0001.91
1.91
The MentalistCBS10:00PM7,011,0008,825,000(1,814,000)1.101.31(0.21)REPEAT 1059P
BetrayalABC10:00PM3,436,0003,303,000133,0000.990.910.08




















Monday

This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-
TitleNetworkTimeTotal Viewers18-49 RtgNotes
How I Met Your MotherCBS8:00PM8,669,0007,750,000919,0003.393.040.35
Dancing with the StarsABC8:00PM13,718,00013,281,000437,0001.972.08(0.11)
The VoiceNBC8:00PM11,748,00013,221,000(1,473,000)3.644.30(0.66)
BonesFox8:00PM6,974,000
6,974,0002.04
2.04
World SeriesFox8:00PM
14,446,000(14,446,000)
4.14(4.14)no game
Hart of DixieCW8:00PM1,004,0001,052,000(48,000)0.390.40(0.01)
2 Broke GirlsCBS8:30PM8,116,0007,708,000408,0002.642.70(0.06)
Mike & MollyCBS9:00PM9,216,0008,005,0001,211,0002.612.510.10vs. Big Bang (R)
Sleep HollowFox9:00PM7,077,000
7,077,0002.51
2.51
Beauty & the BeastCW9:00PM679,000832,000(153,000)0.270.29(0.02)
MomCBS9:30PM7,379,0006,636,000743,0002.032.11(0.08)
HostagesCBS10:00PM4,787,0004,901,000(114,000)1.061.23(0.17)
CastleABC10:00PM10,871,00010,687,000184,0002.172.080.09
The BlacklistNBC10:00PM10,337,00010,511,000(174,000)2.863.06(0.20)










Tuesday

This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-
TitleNetworkTimeTotal Viewers18-49 RtgNotes
NCISCBS8:00PM19,178,00019,296,000(118,000)2.873.04(0.17)
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.ABC8:00PM7,147,0004,085,0003,062,0002.531.221.31vs. REPEAT
The Biggest LoserNBC8:00PM6,821,0006,050,000771,0002.111.830.28
DadsFox8:00PM3,649,000
3,649,0001.41
1.41
X Factor SpecialFox8:00PM
4,903,000(4,903,000)
1.53(1.53)
Brooklyn Nine-NineFox8:30PM3,835,000
3,835,0001.58
1.58
The OriginalsCW8:00PM2,031,0002,053,000(22,000)0.930.96(0.03)
NCIS: Los AngelesCBS9:00PM14,763,00014,897,000(134,000)2.412.64(0.23)
The GoldbergsABC9:00PM4,894,0005,430,000(536,000)1.481.66(0.18)
The VoiceNBC9:00PM11,299,00011,618,000(319,000)3.383.62(0.24)9-11P
New GirlFox9:00PM3,852,000
3,852,0002.00
2.00
Trophy WifeABC9:30PM3,659,0004,325,000(666,000)1.141.39(0.25)
The Mindy ProjectFox9:30PM2,882,000
2,882,0001.46
1.46
SupernaturalCW9:00PM2,150,0002,192,000(42,000)0.941.06(0.12)
Person of InterestCBS10:00PM11,789,00011,997,000(208,000)1.921.860.06
In the Spotlight Robin RobertsABC10:00PM3,385,0003,201,000184,0000.750.94(0.19)vs. Shark Tank (R)
Chicago FireNBC10:00PM

0

0.00preempted










Wednesday

This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-
TitleNetworkTimeTotal Viewers18-49 RtgNotes
SurvivorCBS8:00PM9,293,0009,002,000291,0002.512.340.17
CMA AwardsABC8:00PM16,762,000
16,762,0004.71
4.71
The MiddleABC8:00PM
8,028,000(8,028,000)
2.16(2.16)preempted
Back in the GameABC8:30PM
6,110,000(6,110,000)
1.72(1.72)preempted
RevolutionNBC8:00PM5,208,0004,873,000335,0001.441.350.09
The X FactorFox8:00PM4,544,000
4,544,0001.49
1.49
MLB World SeriesFox8:00PM
19,178,000(19,178,000)
5.70(5.70)
ArrowCW8:00PM2,804,0002,367,000437,0001.010.750.26
Criminal MindsCBS9:00PM9,698,00010,642,000(944,000)2.352.40(0.05)
Modern FamilyABC9:00PM
7,216,000(7,216,000)
2.18(2.18)preempted
Law & Order: SVUNBC9:00PM5,652,0004,216,0001,436,0001.541.060.48vs. REPEAT
Super Fun NightABC9:30PM
5,166,000(5,166,000)
1.73(1.73)preempted
Tomorrow PeopleCW9:00PM1,560,0001,717,000(157,000)0.570.570.00
CSICBS10:00PM9,080,0009,495,000(415,000)1.761.720.04
NashvilleABC10:00PM
5,249,000(5,249,000)
1.39(1.39)preempted
DatelineNBC10:00PM4,400,000
4,400,0001.07
1.07










Thursday

This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-
TitleNetworkTimeTotal Viewers18-49 RtgNotes
The Big Bang TheoryCBS8:00PM16,888,00011,797,0005,091,0004.922.602.32vs. REPEAT
Once in WonderlandABC8:00PM3,555,0006,980,000(3,425,000)0.922.20(1.28)vs. Charlie Brown
Parks & RecreationNBC8:00PM

0

0.00preempted
The VoiceNBC8:00PM9,737,0005,320,0004,417,0002.521.650.87vs. SNL
The X FactorFox8:00PM3,668,0003,251,000417,0001.210.770.44vs. REPEAT
The Vampire DiariesCW8:00PM2,587,0002,069,000518,0001.260.880.38
The MillersCBS8:30PM10,378,0009,671,000707,0002.602.080.52
Parks & RecreationNBC8:30PM

0

0.00preempted
The Crazy OnesCBS9:00PM8,000,0008,057,000(57,000)2.101.880.22
Grey's AnatomyABC9:00PM8,678,0008,942,000(264,000)2.702.630.07
Sean Saves the WorldNBC9:00PM4,551,0003,724,000827,0001.361.090.27
GleeFox9:00PM4,005,0001,888,0002,117,0001.520.600.92vs. REPEAT
ReignCW9:00PM1,640,0001,572,00068,0000.590.590.00
Two and a Half MenCBS9:30PM8,271,0008,476,000(205,000)2.022.10(0.08)vs. Big Bang (R)
The Michael J. Fox ShowNBC9:30PM3,453,0003,336,000117,0001.031.05(0.02)
ElementaryCBS10:00PM8,894,0009,471,000(577,000)1.761.77(0.01)
ScandalABC10:00PM8,655,0009,179,000(524,000)2.762.90(0.14)
ParenthoodNBC10:00PM3,878,0003,673,000205,0001.271.210.06










Friday(PRELIMINARY #s) This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-
TitleNetworkTimeTotal Viewers18-49 RtgNotes
Undercover BossCBS8:00PM9,337,0009,051,000286,0001.801.390.41
Last Man StandingABC8:00PM6,175,0006,359,000(184,000)1.401.400.00
DatelineNBC8:00PM5,601,0002,587,0003,014,0001.000.690.31
Masterchef JuniorFox8:00PM4,209,0004,008,000201,0001.501.300.20FINALE
BonesFox8:00PM

0

0.00Moves 11/15/13
Carrie DiariesCW8:00PM804,000890,000(86,000)0.300.33(0.03)
The NeighborsABC8:30PM4,554,0004,501,00053,0001.101.040.06
Hawaii Five-0CBS9:00PM9,385,0009,709,000(324,000)1.401.280.12
Shark TankABC9:00PM7,251,0007,314,000(63,000)2.001.960.04
GrimmNBC9:00PM4,935,0004,960,000(25,000)1.301.51(0.21)
Sleepy HollowFox9:00PM1,864,0001,690,000174,0000.600.500.10REPEAT
America's Top ModelCW9:00PM1,050,0001,009,00041,0000.400.380.02
Raising HopeFox9:00PM

0

0.00Premieres 11/15/13
Raising HopeFox9:30PM

0

0.00Premieres 11/15/13
Blue BloodsCBS10:00PM10,976,00011,009,000(33,000)1.301.240.06
20/20ABC10:00PM5,976,0007,650,000(1,674,000)1.401.52(0.12)
DraculaNBC10:00PM2,991,0003,387,000(396,000)1.001.28(0.28)










Saturday(PRELIMINARY #s) This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-
TitleNetworkTimeTotal Viewers18-49 RtgNotes
College FootballFox7:00PM2,624,0002,386,000238,0000.700.660.04
ComedytimeCBS8:00PM
3,331,000(3,331,000)
0.70(0.70)preempted
College FootballCBS8:00PM11,546,000
11,546,0003.90
3.90
Saturday Night FootballABC8:00PM2,673,0008,354,000(5,681,000)0.502.76(2.26)
Breeder's CupNBC8:00PM
2,118,000(2,118,000)
0.40(0.40)
ComedytimeCBS8:30PM
3,826,000(3,826,000)
0.90(0.90)preempted
CrimetimeCBS9:00PM
4,376,000(4,376,000)
0.80(0.80)
Miss Universe 2013NBC9:00PM3,757,000
3,757,0000.90
0.90
The BlacklistNBC9:00PM
1,951,000(1,951,000)
0.40(0.40)preempted
48 Hours MysteryCBS10:00PM
6,385,000(6,385,000)
1.16(1.16)
SNLNBC10:00PM2,544,0002,350,000194,0000.700.700.008P


Sitcoms in green did excellent for the week, while yellow indicates OK showings and red is not good! This is sorted by adults 18-49:

Week 7 (Nov. 4-10) How the Sitcoms Did
(Sun comedies are previous week and Fri/Sat are prelim ratings)
Sorted by 18-49 Rtg
TitleNetworkTimeDayTotal Viewers18-49 RtgNotes







The Big Bang TheoryCBS8:00PMThur16,888,0004.92
How I Met Your MotherCBS8:00PMMon8,699,0003.39
2 Broke GirlsCBS8:30PMMon8,116,0002.64
Mike & MollyCBS9:00PMMon9,216,0002.61season prem
The MillersCBS8:30PMThur10,378,0002.60
Family GuyFox9:00PMSun4,866,0002.47
The SimpsonsFox8:00PMSun5,430,0002.43
The Crazy OnesCBS9:00PMThur8,000,0002.10
MomCBS9:30PMMon7,379,0002.03
Two and a Half MenCBS9:30PMThur8,271,0002.02
New GirlFox9:00PMTues3,852,0002.00
American Dad!Fox9:30PMSun3,747,0001.91
Bob's BurgersFox8:30PMSun3,750,0001.77
Brooklyn Nine-NineFox8:30PMTues3,835,0001.58
The GoldbergsABC9:00PMTues4,894,0001.48
The Mindy ProjectFox9:30PMTues2,882,0001.46
DadsFox8:00PMTues3,649,0001.41
Last Man StandingABC8:00PMFri6,175,0001.4
Animation DominationFox7:00PMSun3,481,0001.40REPEAT
Sean Saves the WorldNBC9:00PMThur4,551,0001.36
Trophy WifeABC9:30PMWed3,659,0001.14
The NeighborsABC8:30PMFri4,554,0001.1
The Michael J. Fox ShowNBC9:30PMThur3,453,0001.03
Animnation DominationFox7:30PMSun1,877,0000.80REPEAT
Modern FamilyABC9:00PMWed

preempted
The MiddleABC8:00PMWed

preempted
Super Fun NightABC9:30PMWed

preempted
Back in the GameABC8:30PMWed

preempted
Comedytime (R) CBS8:30PMSat

preempted
Comedytime (R) CBS8:00PMSat

preempted
Parks & RecreationNBC8:00PMThur

preempted
Welcome to the FamilyNBC8:30PMThur

canceled
We Are MenCBS8:30PMMon

canceled
Raising HopeFox9:00PMFri

Premieres 11/15
Raising HopeFox9:30PMFri

Premieres 11/15

SOURCE: Nielsen Media Research


Sitcoms Airing Tonight

Thursday, April 19

The Big Bang Theory - "The Comet Polarization" (CBS, 8:00PM ET/PT)
Sheldon’s comic book store experiences changes when writer Neil Gaiman puts Stuart’s store on the map. Also, Koothrappali takes credit for Penny’s astronomical discovery, and friendships are threatened.

Young Sheldon - "Gluons, Guacamole, and the Color Purple" (CBS, 8:30PM ET/PT)
When Sheldon is no longer academically challenged at Medford High, he audits a college class taught by Dr. John Sturgis (Wallace Shawn).

Mom - "Spaghetti Sauce and a Dumpster Fire" (CBS, 9:00PM ET/PT)
Christy considers getting a new sponsor, Nora (Yvette Nicole Brown), after witnessing Marjorie have a major meltdown in a grocery store, and Bonnie tries her hand at being a supportive friend.

Life in Pieces - "Portrait Plagiarism Renter Scam" (CBS, 9:30PM ET/PT)
When Jen is offered a custom painting as payment from a hot new artist, she is thrilled until she sees the final product. Also, Sophia convinces Matt and Colleen to use her idea for a children’s book but it isn’t a new concept; Tyler and Clementine advertise their tiny house as a rental property; and John and Joan fall prey to a sleazy IRS scam.

Superstore - "Gender Reveal" (NBC, 8:00PM ET/PT)
The store hosts a gender reveal party for Glenn (Mark McKinney) and his wife Jerusha (Kerri Kenney), just as Dina (Lauren Ash) is freaking out at the realities of having to deliver a baby. Meanwhile, Amy (America Ferrera) receives some unsettling news.

A.P. Bio - "Eight Pigs and a Bat" (NBC, 8:30PM ET/PT)
When one of Jack's (Glenn Howerton) students anonymously reports him for canceling their much-anticipated fetal pig dissection, he sets out to find the snitch. Durbin's (Patton Oswalt) chances at Principal of the Year are in jeopardy when the superintendent visits.

Will & Grace - "The Wedding" (NBC, 9:00PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
Will (Eric McCormack), Grace (Debra Messing), Jack (Sean Hayes), and Karen (Megan Mullally) attend the wedding of Will's ex-boyfriend, Vince (special guest star Bobby Cannavle). While Grace tries to keep Will from making a scene, Jack learns that his wedding hook-up has many strings attached.

Champions - "Grandma Dearest" (NBC, 9:30PM ET/PT)
Vince begrudgingly reconnects with his mother, Gayle (Carolyn Hennesy), so Michael can complete a school project.

Nobodies - "Double Fault" (TV Land, 10:00PM ET/PT)
Rachel and Hugh enlist the help of Blaine Kaine to break some unfortunate news to Larry; Mark-Paul, Sam, Rachel and Hugh have a tennis double date; Larry is forced to move in with Pat after Jen kicks him out.

Atlanta - "Woods" (FX, 10:00PM ET/PT)
It is believed wealth has something to do with Paper Boi's attitude.

Complete TV Listings


Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows (Week of April 16)

Thursday, April 19

  • Tina Fey (30 Rock) - Catch Tina on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:34pm on NBC.
  • Edie Falco (Nurse Jackie) - Edie appears on a repeat of Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC.
  • Busy Philipps (Vice Principals/Cougar Town) - Busy is a guest on The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Jason Sudeikis (Son of Zorn/The Last Man on Earth/The Cleveland Show) - Jason stops by Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Malin Akerman (Trophy Wife/Sin City Saints) - Malin visits Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Erica Ash (Survivor's Remorse) - Erica guest co-hosts The Real, so check your local listings.
  • Shiri Appleby (Sunday Dinner/Knight & Daye) - Shiri talks about Lifetime's UnREAL on Steve, so check your local listings.
  • Rory Scovel (Ground Floor) - Rory talks about I Feel Pretty on NBC's Today in the 10am hour.
  • Eddie Leavy (A.P. Bio) - Eddie talks about A.P. Bio on Home & Family on Hallmark Channel at 10am ET/PT.
  • Cedric the Entertainer (The Soul Man/The Steve Harvey Show) - Cedric is a guest on The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.


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