Sunday, February 02, 2014

Week 19 TV Ratings and Analysis; How the Sitcoms Did

2013-14 Week 19 TV Ratings (first four nights, Mon-Thu): 

Households: #1. CBS 5.8/9 rating/share (+4% from first four nights Week 18); #2. Fox 4.8/7 (-4%); #3. NBC 3.7/6 (+6%); #4. ABC 3.6/6 (-3%); #5. The CW 1.2/2 (even)
Total Viewers: #1. CBS 9.3 million (+6% from first four nights Week 18); #2. Fox 7.96 million (-5%); #3. NBC 5.85 million (+6%); #4. ABC 5.4 million (-4%); #5. The CW 1.97 million (+4%).
Adults 18-49: #1. Fox 2.4/6 rating/share (-8% from first four nights Week 18); #2. CBS 2.0/6 (+18%); #3. NBC 1.7/5 (+6%); #4. ABC 1.5/4 (-6%) #5. The CW 0.8/2 (even)

For previous week's final ratings, Week 18 (1/20/14-1/26/14) had CBS win the week in 18-49 with a 2.7 rating thanks to the Grammy Awards, followed by Fox's 2.0,  NBC's 1.7 and ABC's 1.4. In total viewers, CBS also lead with 11.28 million, beating Fox which did 6.12 million, NBC followed with 5.95, and ABC trailed with 5.44 million.
Season to-date (9/23/13-1/26/14) in 18-49, NBC leads with a 2.9, followed by CBS with a 2.6, Fox with a 2.5 and ABC at a 2.1. In total viewers, CBS is on top with 11.42 million, then NBC 9.16, ABC 7.61 and Fox at 7.36. The Super Bowl airing tonight will put Fox on top for the season likely in 18-49 and perhaps total viewers.

Back to week 19, 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 19 (Jan. 27-Feb. 2) Analysis















Last Sunday (Jan. 26)(Week 18)This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-
TitleNetworkTimeTotal Viewers18-49 RtgNotes
60 MinutesCBS7:00PM14,309,0007,889,0006,420,0001.981.300.68vs. REPEAT
America's Funniest VideosABC7:00PM6,970,0004,394,0002,576,0001.500.900.60vs. REPEAT
Chris Collinsworth SpecialNBC7:00PM5,555,0004,274,0001,281,0001.470.800.67vs. Dateline (R) 7-8P
NFL NFC Championship Fox7:00PM
55,911,000(55,911,000)
19.04(19.04)
Animation DominationFox7:00PM1,630,000
1,630,0000.60
0.60REPEAT
Pro BowlNBC7:30PM11,378,000
11,378,0003.78
3.78730-11P
Animation DominationFox7:30PM2,030,000
2,030,0000.80
0.80REPEAT
The OTFox7:30PM
30,339,000(30,339,000)
11.32(11.32)
56th Grammy AwardsCBS8:00PM28,510,000
28,510,0009.88
9.888-11P
The Good WifeCBS8:00PM
4,421,000(4,421,000)
0.70(0.70)
The Bachelor WeddingABC8:00PM6,149,0003,937,0002,212,0001.540.930.618-10P vs. Bachelor Special 8-9P
The SimpsonsFox8:00PM3,866,000
3,866,0001.66
1.66
Bob's BurgersFox8:30PM3,240,000
3,240,0001.46
1.46
The MentalistCBS9:00PM
4,568,000(4,568,000)
0.70(0.70)
RevengeABC9:00PM
5,365,000(5,365,000)
1.28(1.28)preempted
NBC MovieNBC9:00PM
3,215,000(3,215,000)
0.90(0.90)
Family GuyFox9:00PM4,106,000
4,106,0001.97
1.97
American Dad!Fox9:30PM3,300,000
3,300,0001.52
1.52
The FollowingFox10:00PM
11,179,000(11,179,000)
4.45(4.45)
Criminal MindsCBS10:00PM
6,188,000(6,188,000)
1.00(1.00)
CastleABC10:00PM3,260,0003,314,000(54,000)0.500.70(0.20)REPEAT vs. Betrayal




















Monday

This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-
TitleNetworkTimeTotal Viewers18-49 RtgNotes
How I Met Your MotherCBS8:00PM10,811,0008,827,0001,984,0003.853.070.78200th ep
The BachelorABC8:00PM8,613,0007,936,000677,0002.542.300.248-10P
Hollywood Game NightNBC8:00PM5,495,0004,715,000780,0001.511.330.18
The FollowingFox8:00PM3,950,0006,823,000(2,873,000)1.102.24(1.14)REPEAT vs. Sleepy Hollow
Hart of DixieCW8:00PM1,157,000998,000159,000
0.39(0.39)
2 Broke GirlsCBS8:30PM10,053,0009,027,0001,026,0003.022.700.32
Mike & MollyCBS9:00PM10,757,0008,916,0001,841,0002.592.090.50
Hollywood Game NightNBC9:00PM4,558,0004,230,000328,0001.311.46(0.15)
The FollowingFox9:00PM6,024,0007,047,000(1,023,000)2.022.35(0.33)vs. Sleepy Hollow
Beauty & the BeastCW9:00PM823,000738,00085,0000.310.310.00
MomCBS9:30PM9,579,0008,265,0001,314,0002.371.930.44
IntellgenceCBS10:00PM6,845,0005,769,0001,076,0001.521.070.45
CastleABC10:00PM6,820,0008,957,000(2,137,000)1.402.03(0.63)REPEAT
The BlacklistNBC10:00PM10,171,0008,832,0001,339,0002.542.300.24










Tuesday

This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-
TitleNetworkTimeTotal Viewers18-49 RtgNotes
NCISCBS8:00PM11,740,00014,204,000(2,464,000)1.501.90(0.40)REPEAT
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.ABC8:00PM3,790,0003,582,000208,0001.000.900.10REPEAT
The Biggest LoserNBC8:00PM6,555,0006,717,000(162,000)1.721.93(0.21)8-9P vs. 8-10P
DadsFox8:00PM3,956,0003,876,00080,0001.481.51(0.03)
Brooklyn Nine-NineFox8:30PM3,350,0004,546,000(1,196,000)1.201.91(0.71)REPEAT
The OriginalsCW8:00PM2,319,0002,512,000(193,000)1.011.09(0.08)
NCIS: LACBS9:00PM
10,417,000(10,417,000)
1.50(1.50)preempted
The GoldbergsABC9:00PM
4,707,000(4,707,000)
1.47(1.47)preempted
New GirlFox9:00PM
3,753,000(3,753,000)
1.85(1.85)preempted
Trophy WifeABC9:30PM
3,368,000(3,368,000)
0.93(0.93)preempted
The Mindy ProjectFox9:30PM
3,016,000(3,016,000)
1.45(1.45)preempted
SupernaturalCW9:00PM2,757,0002,648,000109,0001.201.090.11
State of the Union AnalysisCBS10:00PM6,558,000
6,558,0001.18
1.181020P
State of the Union AnalysisABC10:00PM5,565,000
5,565,0001.27
1.271020P
State of the Union AnalysisNBC10:00PM6,702,000
6,702,0001.71
1.711020P
Person of InterestCBS10:00PM
7,353,000(7,353,000)
1.10(1.10)preempted
Killer WomenABC10:00PM
3,619,000(3,619,000)
0.67(0.67)preempted
Chicago FireNBC10:00PM
7,131,000(7,131,000)
1.84(1.84)preempted










Wednesday
This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-
TitleNetworkTimeTotal Viewers18-49 RtgNotes
Super Bowl CommercialsCBS8:00PM9,636,000
9,636,0001.95
1.958-9P
Crazy OnesCBS8:00PM
3,865,000(3,865,000)
0.80(0.80)
The MiddleABC8:00PM5,810,0008,043,000(2,233,000)1.502.26(0.76)REPEAT
MomCBS8:30PM
3,871,000(3,871,000)
0.90(0.90)
SuburgatoryABC8:30PM5,102,0005,913,000(811,000)1.541.76(0.22)
RevolutionNBC8:00PM5,038,0005,280,000(242,000)1.271.50(0.23)
American IdolFox8:00PM12,731,00013,287,000(556,000)3.834.01(0.18)8-10P
ArrowCW8:00PM2,953,0002,494,000459,0001.100.860.24
Criminal MindsCBS9:00PM6,420,00010,351,000(3,931,000)1.202.22(1.02)REPEAT
Modern FamilyABC9:00PM5,960,0009,590,000(3,630,000)1.803.42(1.62)REPEAT
Law & Order: SVUNBC9:00PM7,592,0006,683,000909,0001.961.850.11
Super Fun NightABC9:30PM3,818,0004,833,000(1,015,000)1.321.67(0.35)
Tomorrow PeopleCW9:00PM1,717,0001,357,000360,0000.680.510.17
CSICBS10:00PM6,890,0009,472,000(2,582,000)1.101.60(0.50)REPEAT
NashvilleABC10:00PM5,282,0005,033,000249,0001.461.440.02
Chicago P.D.NBC10:00PM6,886,0006,236,000650,0001.661.620.04










Thursday
This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-
TitleNetworkTimeTotal Viewers18-49 RtgNotes
The Big Bang TheoryCBS8:00PM19,047,00012,938,0006,109,0005.213.002.21vs. REPEAT
The TasteABC8:00PM3,625,0004,023,000(398,000)1.061.10(0.04)
CommunityNBC8:00PM3,006,0003,023,000(17,000)1.101.100.00
American IdolFox8:00PM11,424,00012,391,000(967,000)3.163.40(0.24)
The Vampire DiariesCW8:00PM2,416,0002,720,000(304,000)1.071.20(0.13)
The MillersCBS8:30PM11,496,0008,856,0002,640,0002.651.900.75vs. REPEAT
Parks & RecreationNBC8:30PM3,026,0002,975,00051,0001.251.200.05
The Crazy OnesCBS9:00PM8,249,0009,881,000(1,632,000)1.912.50(0.59)vs. Big Bang (R)
SNL Sports SpectacularNBC9:00PM4,792,000
4,792,0001.78
1.789-11P
Sean Saves the WorldNBC9:00PM
2,582,000(2,582,000)
0.70(0.70)preempted
RakeFox9:00PM5,237,0006,953,000(1,716,000)1.301.70(0.40)
ReignCW9:00PM1,616,0001,745,000(129,000)0.620.600.02
Two and a Half MenCBS9:30PM8,858,0006,052,0002,806,0001.981.400.58vs. Crazy Ones(R)
The Michael J. Fox ShowNBC9:30PM
2,185,000(2,185,000)
0.70(0.70)preempted
ElementaryCBS10:00PM10,399,0007,703,0002,696,0001.951.200.75vs. REPEAT
Shark TankABC10:00PM3,750,0004,052,000(302,000)1.001.20(0.20)REPEAT
ParenthoodNBC10:00PM
4,259,000(4,259,000)
1.30(1.30)preempted










Friday(PRELIMINARY #s) This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-
TitleNetworkTimeTotal Viewers18-49 RtgNotes
Undercover BossCBS8:00PM9,228,0006,390,0002,838,0001.701.200.50vs. REPEAT
Last Man StandingABC8:00PM6,873,0006,344,000529,0001.501.370.13
Hollywood Game NightNBC8:00PM3,380,0007,288,000(3,908,000)0.901.39(0.49)REPEAT vs. Dateline
BonesFox8:00PM6,814,0007,494,000(680,000)1.601.81(0.21)
Carrie DiariesCW8:00PM917,000896,00021,0000.400.330.07FINALE
The NeighborsABC8:30PM4,326,0003,786,000540,0001.100.820.28
Hawaii Five-0CBS9:00PM11,126,0008,053,0003,073,0001.701.000.70vs. REPEAT
Shark TankABC9:00PM7,362,0008,178,000(816,000)2.102.18(0.08)
DatelineNBC9:00PM5,998,000
5,998,0001.20
1.209-11P
GrimmNBC9:00PM
5,877,000(5,877,000)
1.54(1.54)preempted
SupernaturalCW9:00PM769,000628,000141,0000.300.200.10REPEAT
EnlistedFox9:00PM2,793,0003,228,000(435,000)0.801.05(0.25)
Raising HopeFox9:30PM1,903,0002,354,000(451,000)0.600.84(0.24)
Blue BloodsCBS10:00PM12,788,0009,681,0003,107,0001.601.000.60vs. REPEAT
20/20ABC10:00PM5,450,0008,292,000(2,842,000)1.701.85(0.15)
DraculaNBC10:00PM
3,043,000(3,043,000)
0.98(0.98)










Saturday(PRELIMINARY #s) This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-
TitleNetworkTimeTotal Viewers18-49 RtgNotes
ComedytimeCBS8:00PM2,816,0003,360,000(544,000)0.600.600.00REPEAT
ABC MovieABC8:00PM2,154,0002,210,000(56,000)0.600.500.108-10P
Jimmy Fallon Best OfNBC8:00PM3,855,0002,145,0001,710,0000.900.440.468-10P REPEAT vs. Shaun White
NFL HonorsFox8:00PM3,148,0003,169,000(21,000)0.901.47(0.57)8-10P vs. UFC
Almost HumanFox8:00PM

0

0.00
ComedytimeCBS8:30PM2,937,0003,600,000(663,000)0.700.700.00REPEAT
48 Hours MysteryCBS9:00PM4,540,0005,160,000(620,000)0.800.800.00vs. Crimetime
The FollowingFox9:00PM

0

0.00
48 Hours MysteryCBS10:00PM5,292,0005,315,000(23,000)0.800.88(0.08)
20/20ABC10:00PM2,954,0003,601,000(647,000)0.800.610.19
SNL (R) NBC10:00PM3,805,0002,670,0001,135,0001.200.900.30REPEAT


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 19 (Jan. 27-Feb. 2) 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 TheoryCBS8:00PMThur19,047,0005.21
How I Met Your MotherCBS8:00PMMon10,811,0003.85200th ep
2 Broke GirlsCBS8:30PMMon10,053,0003.02
The MillersCBS8:30PMThur11,496,0002.65
Mike & MollyCBS9:00PMMon10,757,0002.59
MomCBS9:30PMMon9,579,0002.37
Two and a Half MenCBS9:30PMThur8,858,0001.98
Family GuyFox9:00PMSun4,106,0001.97
The Crazy OnesCBS9:00PMThur8,249,0001.91
Modern FamilyABC9:00PMWed5,960,0001.80REPEAT
The SimpsonsFox8:00PMSun3,866,0001.66
SuburgatoryABC8:30PMWed5,102,0001.54
American Dad!Fox9:30PMSun3,300,0001.52
The MiddleABC8:00PMWed5,810,0001.50REPEAT
Last Man StandingABC8:00PMFri6,873,0001.5
DadsFox8:00PMTues3,956,0001.48
Bob's BurgersFox8:30PMSun3,240,0001.46
Super Fun NightABC9:30PMWed3,818,0001.32
Parks & RecreationNBC8:30PMThur3,026,0001.25
Brooklyn Nine-NineFox8:30PMTues3,350,0001.20REPEAT
CommunityNBC8:00PMThur3,006,0001.10
The NeighborsABC8:30PMFri4,326,0001.1
EnlistedFox9:00PMFri2,793,0000.8
Animnation DominationFox7:30PMSun2,030,0000.80REPEAT
Comedytime (R) CBS8:30PMSat2,937,0000.7REPEAT
Raising HopeFox9:30PMFri1,903,0000.6
Animation DominationFox7:00PMSun1,630,0000.60REPEAT
Comedytime (R) CBS8:00PMSat2,816,0000.6REPEAT
New GirlFox9:00PMTues

preempted
The GoldbergsABC9:00PMTues

preempted
The Mindy ProjectFox9:30PMTues

preempted
Trophy WifeABC9:30PMTues

preempted
Sean Saves the WorldNBC9:00PMThur

preempted
The Michael J. Fox ShowNBC9:30PMThur

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

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.