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


New on DVD/Blu-ray (September)

The Big Bang Theory - The Complete Ninth Season Newhart - The Complete Sixth Season 2 Broke Girls - The Complete Fifth Season Family Matters - The Complete Eighth Season Modern Family - The Complete Season 7

09/06 - Coach - Season One (Mill Creek) / Season Two / Seasons One and Two
09/06 - South Park - The Complete Ninteenth Season (Blu-ray)
09/13 - The Big Bang Theory - The Complete Ninth Season (Blu-ray)
09/13 - Newhart - The Complete Sixth Season
09/20 - 2 Broke Girls - The Complete Fifth Season
09/20 - Family Matters - The Complete Eighth Season
09/20 - Modern Family - The Complete Season 7
09/20 - Veep - Season 5
09/27 - The Wonder Years - Season Six
More TV DVD Releases / DVD Reviews Archive / SitcomsOnline Digest


Sitcoms Airing Tonight

Sunday, September 25

Family Guy - "A Lot Going on Upstairs" (Fox, 7:00PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
When Stewie refuses to sleep in his own bed because of nightmares, Peter can’t stand it, so he goes to sleep in the attic. Peter turns the attic into a man cave and all of the guys begin hanging out there, which makes Lois incredibly angry. Meanwhile, Brian helps Stewie overcome his fears by building a device to go into his nightmares and defeat his demons.

Bob's Burgers - "Flu-oise" (Fox, 7:30PM ET/PT)
When the youngest Belcher comes down with an epic case of the flu, Linda has a mishap as she tries to deliver Louise’s favorite toy to her daughter’s bedside. After Louise vows that she will never forgive her family for their mistake, she falls into a wild fever dream filled with familiar faces, zany musical numbers and a crazy adventure.

The Simpsons - "Monty Burns' Fleeing Circus" (Fox, 8:00PM ET/PT)
When Springfield is burned to the ground, the Simpsons beg Mr. Burns to fund its rebuilding. Burns agrees – with one condition: he gets to put on a variety show at the Springfield Bowl.

Son of Zorn - "Defender of Teen Love" (Fox, 8:30PM ET/PT)
After embarrassing Alan in front of his crush, Nancy, Zorn uses the Stone of Sight to spy on the girl for his son. Meanwhile, Edie is determined to move on and forces Zorn to finally move his old boxes out of her garage and into his own apartment.

Family Guy - "The Boy in the Band" (Fox, 9:00PM ET/PT)
Stewie and Brian form a children’s band that quickly rises to fame until they let a girl get between them and drive the band apart. Meanwhile, Peter and Lois insist that Chris gets a job so he takes a job managing Quagmire’s sex life as his personal assistant.

The Last Man on Earth - "General Breast Theme with Cobras" (Fox, 9:30PM ET/PT)
The safety of Tandy and the group is in jeopardy as armed intruders storm the Malibu beach near their home, and no one can agree on what to do. While Melissa takes drastic action, Tandy gets a new lesson in fashion.

K.C. Undercover - "In Too Deep 2" (Disney Channel, 8:00PM ET/PT)
The Volunteens give K.C. an assignment that pits her against Craig and his job of protecting the ambassador.

Bizaardvark - "Pretty-Con" (Disney Channel, 8:30PM ET/PT)
The annual beauty convention Pretty-Con comes to Vuuugle and Amelia obsesses with beating out a beauty guru for the Golden Powder Puff Award; Paige and Frankie agree to help so they can meet the host and debut their music video.

Complete TV Listings


Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows (Week of September 26)

Sunday, September 25

  • Mark Consuelos (Hope & Faith) - Catch Mark on Watch What Happens: Live at 11pm on Bravo.
Monday, September 26
  • Zach Galifianakis (Baskets) - Watch Zach on on Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Rob Lowe (The Grinder/Parks and Recreation) - Rob appears on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert at 11:35pm on CBS. He also talks about Code Black on CBS This Morning sometime between 7-9am and on LIVE! with Kelly, so check your listings. He will be on New York Live on WNBC in New York at 12:30pm ET.
  • Kal Penn (We Are Men/How I Met Your Mother) - Kal is a guest on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert at 11:35pm on CBS.
  • Will Forte (The Last Man on Earth) - Will visits Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC. He will also be on LIVE! with Kelly, so check your listings.
  • Norm Macdonald (Norm) - Norm stops by The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Margaret Cho (All-American Girl) - Margaret appears on @midnight on Comedy Central at midnight.
  • Jaleel White (Family Matters/Grown Ups) - Jaleel is a guest on @midnight on Comedy Central at midnight.
  • Patton Oswalt (The Goldbergs/The King of Queens) - Patton visits Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Whoopi Goldberg (Whoopi/Bagdad Cafe) - Whoopi drops by Harry, so check your local listings.
  • Kristin Chenoweth (Kristin) - Kristin performs live on NBC's Today sometime between 7-9am. She also talks about her new album on the AOL Build Show at 3pm.
  • Sutton Foster (Younger) - Sutton talks about Younger on NBC's Today in the 10am hour.
  • The Cast of Younger) - Sutton Foster, Debi Mazar, Hilary Duff, Nico Tortorella, Peter Hermann, Miriam Shor and Molly Bernard are guests on the AOL Build Show at 2:15pm.