Sunday, January 12, 2014

Week 16 TV Ratings and Analysis; How the Sitcoms Did

2013-14 Week 16 TV Ratings (first four nights, Mon-Thu): 

Households: #1. CBS 6.7/10.5 rating/share (+46% from first four nights Week 15); #2. ABC 3.8/5.9 (+23%); #3. NBC 3.5/5.5 (+46%); #4. Fox 2.0/3.1 (+54%); #5. The CW 0.5/1 (-29%)
Total Viewers: #1. CBS 10.73 million (+47% from first four nights Week 15); #2. ABC 5.92 million (+13%); #3. NBC 5.39 million (+41%); #4. Fox 3.28 million (+52%); #5. The CW 0.86 million (-25%).
Adults 18-49: #1. CBS 2.2/6.0 rating/share (+57% from first four nights Week 15); #2. ABC 1.7/4.8 (+21%); #3. NBC 1.5/4.1 (+36%); #4. Fox 1.2/3.2 (+71%) #5. The CW 0.3/0.7 (-25%)

For previous week's final ratings, Week 15 (12/30/13-1/5/14) had NBC win the week in 18-49 for the fourteenth time out of fifteen this season with a 2.6 rating (perhaps the last time until Olympics), followed by Fox's 2.2,  ABC's 1.3 and CBS' 1.2. In total viewers, NBC beat usual CBS again with 8.54 million, beating CBS which did 6.8 million, Fox followed with 6.61, and ABC trailed with 5.06 million.
Season to-date (9/23/13-1/5/14) in 18-49, NBC leads with a 3.1, followed by CBS with a 2.5, Fox with a 2.3 and ABC at a 2.2. In total viewers, CBS is on top with 11.17 million, then NBC 9.69, ABC 7.95 and Fox at 6.94.


Week 16 (Jan. 6-12) Analysis















Last Sunday (Jan. 5)(Week 15)This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-
TitleNetworkTimeTotal Viewers18-49 RtgNotes
60 MinutesCBS7:00PM7,955,00010,470,000(2,515,000)1.271.70(0.43)vs. 8P
America's Funniest VideosABC7:00PM6,824,0005,766,0001,058,0001.571.100.47vs. REPEAT
DatelineNBC7:00PM5,907,000
5,907,0001.29
1.297-9P
Animation DominationFox7:00PM

0

0.00preempted
Football Night in AmericaNBC7:30PM
4,391,000(4,391,000)
1.40(1.40)
Animation DominationFox7:30PM

0

0.00preempted
The OTFox7:30PM27,156,00015,324,00011,832,0009.974.805.17751P
ElementaryCBS8:00PM6,750,000
6,750,0001.00
1.00REPEAT
Harry Potter Sorcerer's StoneABC8:00PM
3,708,000(3,708,000)
1.10(1.10)
The Bachelor SpecialABC8:00PM6,400,000
6,400,0001.83
1.83
Football Night in AmericaNBC8:00PM
14,584,000(14,584,000)
4.80(4.80)
The SimpsonsFox8:00PM9,741,0005,603,0004,138,0004.552.202.35807P vs. REPEAT
Sunday Night FootballNBC8:30PM
27,363,000(27,363,000)
9.30(9.30)
Bob's BurgersFox8:30PM5,772,0004,241,0001,531,0002.941.701.24837 vs. Simpsons (R)
Kennedy Center HonorsCBS9:00PM
7,176,000(7,176,000)
0.90(0.90)
The Good WifeCBS9:00PM9,412,000
9,412,0001.44
1.44
RevengeABC9:00PM6,800,000
6,800,0001.81
1.81
Jimmy Fallon SpecialNBC9:00PM5,581,000
5,581,0001.93
1.939-11P
Family GuyFox9:00PM5,885,0003,783,0002,102,0003.071.701.37907 vs. REPEAT
American Dad!Fox9:30PM5,263,0002,154,0003,109,0002.540.901.64938 vs. Anim Dom HD (R)
The MentalistCBS10:00PM10,224,000
10,224,0001.57
1.57
BetrayalABC10:00PM3,362,000
3,362,0000.74
0.74




















Monday

This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-
TitleNetworkTimeTotal Viewers18-49 RtgNotes
2 Broke GirlsCBS8:00PM6,820,0004,618,0002,202,0001.701.200.50REPEAT vs. Mother (R)
The BachelorABC8:00PM8,648,000
8,648,0002.73
2.73premiere, 8-10P
Charlie Brown New YearABC8:00PM
4,088,000(4,088,000)
1.10(1.10)
The BlacklistNBC8:00PM4,600,0003,275,0001,325,0001.001.000.00REPEAT vs. Game Night (R)
Almost HumanFox8:00PM6,353,0003,438,0002,915,0001.780.900.88vs. REPEAT
Hart of DixieCW8:00PM670,000
670,0000.20
0.20REPEAT
iHeart RadioCW8:00PM
1,450,000(1,450,000)
0.50(0.50)
MomCBS8:30PM5,180,0005,240,000(60,000)1.301.40(0.10)REPEAT vs. 2 Broke (R)
HostagesCBS9:00PM5,069,000
5,069,0001.11
1.11
Mike & MollyCBS9:00PM
6,345,000(6,345,000)
1.50(1.50)preempted
Rudolph's Shiny New YearABC9:00PM
3,311,000(3,311,000)
0.90(0.90)
The BlacklistNBC9:00PM3,930,0003,091,000839,0001.001.10(0.10)REPEAT vs. Game Night (R)
Sleep HollowFox9:00PM2,800,0002,723,00077,0000.800.700.10REPEAT
Beauty & the BeastCW9:00PM520,000
520,0000.20
0.20REPEAT
MomCBS9:30PM
5,348,000(5,348,000)
1.20(1.20)preempted
HostagesCBS10:00PM4,691,0004,781,000(90,000)0.990.900.09vs. Person of Interest (R)
CastleABC10:00PM8,832,0004,043,0004,789,0001.720.800.92vs. REPEAT
The BlacklistNBC10:00PM4,170,0002,836,0001,334,0001.100.700.40REPEAT










Tuesday

This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-
TitleNetworkTimeTotal Viewers18-49 RtgNotes
NCISCBS8:00PM20,838,0008,145,00012,693,0002.980.902.08vs. REPEAT
NE Rockin' Eve 30 Greatest Women in MusicABC8:00PM
7,524,000(7,524,000)
2.05(2.05)
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.ABC8:00PM6,631,000
6,631,0002.23
2.23
The Biggest LoserNBC8:00PM5,458,0006,107,000(649,000)1.661.640.028-10P, vs. Toast to 2013
DadsFox8:00PM3,636,0001,753,0001,883,0001.480.700.78vs. REPEAT
Brooklyn Nine-NineFox8:30PM3,443,0001,347,0002,096,0001.500.501.00vs. REPEAT
iHeart RadioCW8:00PM
1,382,000(1,382,000)
0.60(0.60)
The OriginalsCW8:00PM910,000
910,0000.30
0.30REPEAT
Intelligence CBS9:00PM16,485,0006,299,00010,186,0002.390.701.69premiere vs. NCIS LA (R)
The GoldbergsABC9:00PM5,284,000
5,284,0001.71
1.71
New GirlFox9:00PM3,196,0001,007,0002,189,0001.640.401.24vs. REPEAT
Trophy WifeABC9:30PM3,832,000
3,832,0001.14
1.14
The Mindy ProjectFox9:30PM2,616,000888,0001,728,0001.300.301.00vs. REPEAT
SupernaturalCW9:00PM890,000
890,0000.40
0.40REPEAT
Person of InterestCBS10:00PM12,102,0004,502,0007,600,0001.950.501.45vs. REPEAT
Killer WomenABC10:00PM3,956,00012,185,000(8,229,000)0.863.76(2.90)premiere, vs. Rockin Eve Prime
Chicago FireNBC10:00PM6,872,0005,738,0001,134,0001.951.750.20vs. New Year's 2013










Wednesday
This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-
TitleNetworkTimeTotal Viewers18-49 RtgNotes
2 Broke GirlsCBS8:00PM5,940,000
5,940,0001.50
1.50REPEAT
Hawaii Five-0CBS8:00PM
6,270,000(6,270,000)
0.90(0.90)
The MiddleABC8:00PM8,821,0005,466,0003,355,0002.221.201.02vs. REPEAT
2 Broke GirlsCBS8:30PM6,350,000
6,350,0001.50
1.50REPEAT
Super Fun NightABC8:30PM4,871,0004,734,000137,0001.511.200.31vs. Goldbergs (R)
RevolutionNBC8:00PM5,929,0002,012,0003,917,0001.530.401.13vs. REPEAT
Fox Movie: Step BrothersFox8:00PM2,910,000
2,910,0001.20
1.208-10P
DadsFox8:00PM
2,152,000(2,152,000)
0.80(0.80)
ArrowCW8:00PM1,150,0001,023,000127,0000.300.300.00REPEAT
DadsFox8:30PM
1,797,000(1,797,000)
0.70(0.70)
People's Choice AwardsCBS9:00PM10,356,000
10,356,0002.40
2.409-11P
Criminal MindsCBS9:00PM
7,125,000(7,125,000)
1.30(1.30)preempted
Modern FamilyABC9:00PM9,513,0005,304,0004,209,0003.461.501.96vs. REPEAT
Law & Order: SVUNBC9:00PM8,815,0002,956,0005,859,0002.130.701.43vs. REPEAT
Brooklyn Nine-NineFox9:00PM
1,583,000(1,583,000)
0.60(0.60)
Super Fun NightABC9:30PM4,683,0003,642,0001,041,0001.691.000.69vs. REPEAT
Brooklyn Nine-NineFox9:30PM
1,395,000(1,395,000)
0.50(0.50)
Tomorrow PeopleCW9:00PM750,000923,000(173,000)0.200.30(0.10)REPEAT
CSICBS10:00PM
6,671,000(6,671,000)
1.00(1.00)preempted
David Blaine: Real or MagicABC10:00PM3,850,0002,351,0001,499,0001.400.500.90REPEAT vs. Nashville (R)
Chicago P.D.NBC10:00PM8,589,0003,737,0004,852,0002.131.001.13premiere, vs. SVU (R)










Thursday
This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-
TitleNetworkTimeTotal Viewers18-49 RtgNotes
The Big Bang TheoryCBS8:00PM20,345,00019,200,0001,145,0005.685.410.27
The TasteABC8:00PM4,472,0004,746,000(274,000)1.281.250.03
CommunityNBC8:00PM3,579,0003,494,00085,0001.371.310.06vs. 2 eps
Sleepy HollowFox8:00PM2,370,0002,072,000298,0000.700.600.10REPEAT
The Vampire DiariesCW8:00PM950,000791,000159,0000.400.300.10REPEAT
The MillersCBS8:30PM13,386,00011,332,0002,054,0003.262.840.42
Parks & RecreationNBC8:30PM3,425,000
3,425,0001.47
1.47
The Crazy OnesCBS9:00PM9,522,0008,196,0001,326,0002.411.990.42
Sean Saves the WorldNBC9:00PM3,121,0002,790,000331,0000.990.850.14
Sleepy HollowFox9:00PM2,480,0003,057,000(577,000)0.700.700.00REPEAT vs. Bones (R)
ReignCW9:00PM950,000790,000160,0000.300.200.10REPEAT
Two and a Half MenCBS9:30PM9,579,0008,736,000843,0002.402.180.22
The Michael J. Fox ShowNBC9:30PM3,111,0002,502,000609,0000.960.760.20
ElementaryCBS10:00PM9,974,0009,035,000939,0002.011.850.16
The AssetsABC10:00PM2,920,0003,773,000(853,000)0.600.66(0.06)
ParenthoodNBC10:00PM4,256,0003,960,000296,0001.281.260.02










Friday(PRELIMINARY #s) This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-
TitleNetworkTimeTotal Viewers18-49 RtgNotes
IntellgenceCBS8:00PM5,046,0005,530,000(484,000)0.901.20(0.30)vs. Boss (R)
Last Man StandingABC8:00PM7,173,0005,160,0002,013,0001.501.100.40vs. REPEAT
Going for GoldNBC8:00PM3,606,0007,929,000(4,323,000)0.801.51(0.71)vs. Dateline
Cotton BowlFox8:00PM
6,541,000(6,541,000)
1.94(1.94)
BonesFox8:00PM6,788,000
6,788,0001.50
1.50
Carrie DiariesCW8:00PM837,000994,000(157,000)0.300.38(0.08)
The NeighborsABC8:30PM4,909,0004,430,000479,0001.101.000.10vs. Last Man (R)
Hawaii Five-0CBS9:00PM10,442,0005,990,0004,452,0001.500.900.60vs. REPEAT
Shark TankABC9:00PM7,305,0005,380,0001,925,0002.101.400.70vs. REPEAT
GrimmNBC9:00PM5,228,0005,683,000(455,000)1.301.46(0.16)
SupernaturalCW9:00PM470,000830,000(360,000)0.200.30(0.10)REPEAT
Raising HopeFox9:00PM2,679,000
2,679,0000.80
0.80
EnlistedFox9:30PM2,386,000
2,386,0000.70
0.70premiere
Blue BloodsCBS10:00PM12,490,0008,030,0004,460,0001.500.900.60vs. REPEAT
20/20ABC10:00PM6,718,0006,055,000663,0001.701.460.24
DraculaNBC10:00PM2,591,0002,900,000(309,000)0.800.86(0.06)










Saturday(PRELIMINARY #s) This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-
TitleNetworkTimeTotal Viewers18-49 RtgNotes
NFL AFC PlayoffCBS8:00PM27,876,000
27,876,0008.90
8.908-11P
ComedytimeCBS8:00PM
1,571,000(1,571,000)
0.30(0.30)preempted
The BachelorABC8:00PM1,417,0002,666,000(1,249,000)0.300.70(0.40)REPEAT vs. ABC Movie
Figure Skating Champ.NBC8:00PM4,123,00034,363,000(30,240,000)0.7011.39(10.69)vs. NFL Wild Card
Almost HumanFox8:00PM4,574,0001,700,0002,874,0001.600.301.30REPEAT
ComedytimeCBS8:30PM
1,655,000(1,655,000)
0.40(0.40)preempted
CrimetimeCBS9:00PM
2,734,000(2,734,000)
0.40(0.40)preempted
The BlacklistNBC9:00PM

0

0.00preempted
BonesFox9:00PM2,929,0001,629,0001,300,0000.800.400.40REPEAT
48 Hours MysteryCBS10:00PM
4,670,000(4,670,000)
0.68(0.68)preempted
Killer WomenABC10:00PM2,646,0002,291,000355,0000.400.60(0.20)REPEAT vs. Shield (R)
SNL (R) NBC10:00PM

0

0.00preempted


Back to week 16, 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:
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 16 (Jan. 6-12) 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 TheoryCBS8:00PMThur20,345,0005.68
The SimpsonsFox8:00PMSun9,741,0004.558:07P
Modern FamilyABC9:00PMWed9,513,0003.46
The MillersCBS8:30PMThur13,386,0003.26
Family GuyFox9:00PMSun5,885,0003.079:07P
Bob's BurgersFox8:30PMSun5,772,0002.948:37P
American Dad!Fox9:30PMSun5,263,0002.549:38P
The Crazy OnesCBS9:00PMThur9,522,0002.41
Two and a Half MenCBS9:30PMThur9,579,0002.40
The MiddleABC8:00PMWed8,821,0002.22
The GoldbergsABC9:00PMTues5,284,0001.71
Super Fun NightABC9:30PMWed4,683,0001.69
New GirlFox9:00PMTues3,196,0001.64
Super Fun NightABC8:30PMWed4,871,0001.51
2 Broke GirlsCBS8:00PMWed5,940,0001.50REPEAT
2 Broke GirlsCBS8:30PMWed6,350,0001.50REPEAT
Last Man StandingABC8:00PMFri7,173,0001.5
Brooklyn Nine-NineFox8:30PMTues3,443,0001.50
DadsFox8:00PMTues3,636,0001.48
Parks & RecreationNBC8:30PMThur3,425,0001.47
CommunityNBC8:00PMThur3,579,0001.37
MomCBS8:30PMMon5,180,0001.30REPEAT
The Mindy ProjectFox9:30PMTues2,616,0001.30
2 Broke GirlsCBS8:00PMMon6,820,0001.20REPEAT
Trophy WifeABC9:30PMTues3,832,0001.14
The NeighborsABC8:30PMFri4,909,0001.1
Sean Saves the WorldNBC9:00PMThur3,121,0000.99
The Michael J. Fox ShowNBC9:30PMThur3,111,0000.96
Raising HopeFox9:00PMFri2,679,0000.8
EnlistedFox9:30PMFri2,386,0000.7premiere
Mike & MollyCBS9:00PMMon

preempted
2 Broke GirlsCBS8:30PMMon

preempted
MomCBS9:30PMMon

preempted
How I Met Your MotherCBS8:00PMMon

preempted
Comedytime (R) CBS8:30PMSat

preempted
Comedytime (R) CBS8:00PMSat

preempted
Animnation DominationFox7:30PMSun

preempted
Animation DominationFox7:00PMSun

preempted
We Are MenCBS8:30PMMon

canceled
Welcome to the FamilyNBC8:30PMThur

canceled
Back in the GameABC8:30PMWed

canceled


SOURCE: Nielsen Media Research


Sitcoms Airing Tonight

Tuesday, October 17

The Middle - "Meet the Parents" (ABC, 8:00PM ET/PT)
Frankie is stoked when Axl invites her and Mike to meet and have dinner with girlfriend Lexie’s rich parents, Tammy (Lisa Rinna) and Bennett. But Frankie is worried that their less then luxurious lifestyle may put a damper on their meeting. Meanwhile, Brick is excited to be a part of the Sophomore Slammer fundraiser, in which fellow classmates fake arrest each other and friends come to pay money – which will go to charity – to bail them out. But Brick soon discovers that no matter how hard he tries, he just can’t get arrested.

Fresh Off the Boat - "Kids" (ABC, 8:30PM ET/PT)
With the realization that Eddie is finally mature enough to be left on his own, Louis and Jessica see the light at the end of their parenting tunnel and make plans to spend more time with friends Honey and Marvin. Until their neighbors announce a plan of their own: Marvin is getting his vasectomy reversed so the couple can conceive a baby. The Huangs do their best to dissuade them.

black-ish - "Elder. Scam." (ABC, 9:00PM ET/PT)
Ruby gets scammed and Dre begins to suspect that she isn’t as sharp as she used to be, particularly because she was the one who used to scam other people. Zoey’s friend Aaron visits and Diane develops an instant crush on him.

The Mayor - "Buyer's Remorse" (ABC, 9:30PM ET/PT)
As Courtney settles into his new role as mayor, he’s faced with a dismal approval rating as the citizens of Fort Grey express their lack of confidence in his ability to lead, as well as those on his own staff. He realizes that he needs to take an unconventional approach when dealing with Councilman Ed Gunt (David Spade) and comes up with a plan to quickly turn public opinion in his favor.

The Mick - "The Haunted House" (Fox, 9:00PM ET/PT)
Mickey and Jimmy organize a special Halloween party at their mansion, but the party soon goes awry; Sabrina hopes to further her legacy with the party; Mickey becomes determined to give a group of practical jokers a lesson.

Brooklyn Nine-Nine - "Halloveen" (Fox, 9:30PM ET/PT)
When the fifth annual Nine-Nine Halloween Heist begins, everybody scrambles to make a plan to come out on top of the competition, which tests various friendships and relationships as they struggle to earn the title of "Amazing Human Slash Genius."

Complete TV Listings


Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows (Week of October 16)

Tuesday, October 17

  • Paul Shaffer (A Year at the Top) - Paul sits in with Cleto and The Cletones on Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Jerry Seinfeld (Seinfeld) - Jerry appears on a repeat of The Late Show with Stephen Colbert at 11:35pm on CBS.
  • Bobby Moynihan (Me, Myself & I) - Bobby is a guest on a repeat of Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC.
  • Kate Micucci (Raising Hope/Scrubs) - Kate appears on a repeat of Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • David Arquette (In Case of Emergency/Parenthood) - David stops by Watch What Happens: Live at 11pm on Bravo.
  • Jason Alexander (Seinfeld/Bob Patterson/Listen Up!) - Jason visits The Wendy Williams Show at 2am on BET or on your local stations.
  • Terry Crews (Brooklyn Nine-Nine/Are We There Yet?/Everybody Hates Chris) - Terry teaches Harry his signature jump pose on Harry, so check your local listings.
  • Brandon Micheal Hall (The Mayor) - Brandon is a guest on Harry, so check your local listings.
  • Jason Ritter (The Class) - Jason talks about his new ABC show Kevin (Probably) Saves the World on the People Now at 8:30am.
  • Lana Parrilla (Spin City) - Lana appears on Rachael Ray, so check your local listings.
  • Ron Livingston (Loudermilk) - Ron talks about the Audience Network's Loudermilk on the AOL Build Show at 2pm and on New York Live on WNBC in New York at 11:30am ET.
  • Kimberly Williams-Paisley (According to Jim) - Kimberly talks about the Hallmark Movies & Mysteries original Darrow & Darrow on Home & Family on Hallmark Channel at 10am ET/PT.
  • Randall Park (Fresh Off the Boat) - Randall is a guest on Access Hollywood Live, so check your local listings.


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