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


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

Thursday, September 29

Superstore - "Back to Work" (NBC, 8:00PM ET/PT)
Jeff (recurring guest star Michael Bunin), the district manager from corporate, tells the Cloud 9 employees he is going to be around for the day to see what can improve in the store. Amy (America Ferrera) tries to impress him with a perfect day, but a workplace accident threatens her plan. Meanwhile, Glenn (Mark McKinney) tries to come off as a tough boss in front of Jeff, Jonah (Ben Feldman) attempts to help an unyielding Dina (Lauren Ash) win over the employees she betrayed in the strike and Mateo (Nico Santos) discovers something about Jeff in his pursuit to win him over.

The Good Place - "Jason Mendoza" (NBC, 10:00PM ET/PT)
Eleanor (Kristen Bell) faces her toughest test yet in her attempt to remain in hiding. Meanwhile, Michael (Ted Danson) enlists Tahani (Jameela Jamil) to help a fellow neighbor fulfill her true purpose.

The Big Bang Theory - "The Earworm Reverberation" (CBS, 8:00PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
Sheldon has a revelation when he realizes why a song was stuck in his head. Also, Amy invites Dave (Stephen Merchant) over for dinner despite their previously awkward date, and Wolowitz and Koothrappali become obsessed with a fan of their band, “Footprints on the Moon.”

Kevin Can Wait - "Pilot" (CBS, 8:30PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
Kevin James stars as a newly retired police officer looking forward to spending carefree, quality time with his wife and three kids, only to find he faces tougher challenges at home than he ever did on the streets.

Better Things - "Woman Is the Something of the Something" (FX, 10:00PM ET/PT)
Sam gets really looked at.

Complete TV Listings


Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows (Week of September 26)

Thursday, September 29

  • Judith Light (Transparent/Phenom/Who's the Boss?) - Catch Judith on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert at 11:35pm on CBS.
  • Tim Meadows (Son of Zorn/Marry Me/The Michael Richards Show) - Tim appears on Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC. He will also be on the AOL Build Show at 3pm.
  • Max Greenfield (New Girl/Modern Men) - Max drops by The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Ken Jeong (Dr. Ken/Community), Dave Foley (Dr. Ken/NewsRadio) and Suzy Nakamura (Dr. Ken/Go On) - Ken, Dave and Suzy are guests on @midnight on Comedy Central at midnight. Ken will also be on Harry, so check your local listings.
  • January Jones (The Last Man on Earth) - January stops by Watch What Happens: Live at 11pm on Bravo.
  • Jerry O'Connell (We Are Men/Carpoolers/My Secret Identity) - Jerry guest co-hosts LIVE! with Kelly, so check your listings.
  • Sarah Jessica Parker (Divorce/Sex and the City/Square Pegs) - Sarah appears on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check your local listings.
  • Alfonso Ribeiro (The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air/In the House/Silver Spoons) - Alfonso joins the Chew Crew on ABC's The Chew at 1pm ET/12pm PT/CT. He will also be on the AOL Build Show at 11am.
  • Holland Taylor (Two and a Half Men/The Powers That Be) - Holland talks about The Front Page on NBC's Today in the 10am hour.
  • Jamie-Lynn Sigler (Guys with Kids) - Jamie-Lynn is a guest on Good Day New York on WNYW-Fox5 in New York sometime between 7-10am and on New York Live on WNBC in New York at 12:30pm ET.
  • Kristen Bell (The Good Place) - Kristen appears on The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.