Sunday, February 01, 2015

Week 19 TV Ratings and Analysis; How the Sitcoms Did

2014-15 Week 19 TV Ratings (first four nights Mon-Thu): 

Households: #1. CBS 6.21/10 rating/share (+3% in rating from first four nights week 18); #2. Fox 4.16/7 (-16%); #3. ABC 4.12/7 (+37%); #4. NBC 2.95/5 (-11%); #5. The CW 1.23/2 (-3%)
Total Viewers: #1. CBS 10.020 million (+4% from first four nights week 18); #2. Fox 6.849 million (-17%); #3. ABC 6.252 million (+38%); #4. NBC 4.532 million (-11%); #5. The CW 2.045 million (-1%).
Adults 18-49: #1. Fox 2.10/6 rating/share (-17% in rating from first four nights week 18); #2. ABC 1.82/6 (+58%); #3. CBS 1.77/5 (+1%); #4. NBC 1.17/4 (-4%) #5. The CW 0.76/2 (-3%)

We have the final ratings for Week 18 (1/19/15-1/25/15 LIVE+SD). Among Adults 18-49, Fox won the slow week with a 1.79 rating. CBS followed with a 1.41 rating. Then we had NBC at 1.25, while ABC trailed with a 1.08.  For Total Viewers, CBS was first with 8.518 million, followed by Fox with 5.423 million, then it was NBC's 5.236 million and ABC trailed with 4.475 million.

For season to-date (9/22/14-1/29/15 LIVE+SD), among Adults 18-49 we have NBC on top with a 2.17 rating, followed by CBS with a 1.96, Fox moves up to a 1.74 and ABC with a 1.61.  In Total Viewers, it is CBS on top with 9.877 million, then NBC with 7.746 million, ABC is next with 6.359 million and Fox with 5.395 million.

Back to week 19 (Jan. 26-Feb. 1), 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. 26-Feb. 1) Analysis















Last Sunday (Jan. 25)(Week 18)This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-
TitleNetworkTimeTotal Viewers18-49 RtgNotes
60 MinutesCBS7:00PM9,211,000
9,211,000 1.09
1.09
AFC Champ GameCBS6:51PM
42,144,000 (42,144,000)
13.89 (13.89)
America's Funniest VideosABC7:00PM7,307,0004,800,000 2,507,000 1.670.93 0.74
DatelineNBC7:00PM6,743,0004,096,000 2,647,000 1.190.66 0.53
MulaneyFox7:00PM1,033,0003,375,000 (2,342,000)0.391.20 (0.81)
The SimpsonsFox7:30PM1,723,0002,572,000 (849,000)0.690.99 (0.30)REPEAT
Undercover BossCBS8:00PM8,796,000
8,796,000 1.52
1.52
GalavantABC8:00PM4,370,0003,415,000 955,000 1.090.88 0.21 FINALE
Miss Universe PageantNBC8:00PM7,676,0003,326,000 4,350,000 2.020.96 1.06 8-11P vs. Movie
The SimpsonsFox8:00PM3,295,0003,016,000 279,000 1.361.14 0.22 vs. REPEAT
Brooklyn Nine-NineFox8:30PM2,758,0002,188,000 570,000 1.230.86 0.37 vs. REPEAT
CSICBS9:00PM8,251,000
8,251,000 1.25
1.25
ResurrectionABC9:00PM3,726,0003,295,000 431,000 1.010.77 0.24 FINALE
Family GuyFox9:00PM3,194,0002,514,000 680,000 1.621.08 0.54 vs. REPEAT
Bob's BurgersFox9:30PM2,486,0002,376,000 110,000 1.190.98 0.21 vs. REPEAT
CSICBS10:00PM8,297,00012,289,000 (3,992,000)1.283.24 (1.96)vs. Scorpion 1028P
AFC Champ. PostCBS10:08PM
19,445,000 (19,445,000)
6.17 (6.17)
Revenge ABC10:00PM3,755,0004,085,000 (330,000)0.920.91 0.01




















Monday

This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-
TitleNetworkTimeTotal Viewers18-49 RtgNotes
Super Bowl CommercialsCBS8:00PM10,833,000
10,833,000 2.13
2.13
2 Broke GirlsCBS8:00PM
8,856,000 (8,856,000)
2.17 (2.17)
The BachelorABC8:00PM7,952,0007,605,000 347,000 2.252.15 0.10 8-10P
Celebrity ApprenticeNBC8:00PM6,322,0006,509,000 (187,000)1.821.86 (0.04)8-10P
GothamFox8:00PM6,041,0006,496,000 (455,000)2.052.20 (0.15)
The OriginalsCW8:00PM1,735,0001,516,000 219,000 0.720.63 0.09
Mike & MollyCBS8:30PM
9,219,000 (9,219,000)
2.11 (2.11)
ScorpionCBS9:00PM8,554,00012,077,000 (3,523,000)1.432.25 (0.82)REPEAT
Sleepy HollowFox9:00PM4,370,0004,194,000 176,000 1.461.34 0.12
Jane the VirginCW9:00PM1,551,0001,388,000 163,000 0.620.51 0.11
NCIS LACBS10:00PM6,949,0009,645,000 (2,696,000)1.061.52 (0.46)REPEAT
CastleABC10:00PM4,742,0007,599,000 (2,857,000)0.821.45 (0.63)REPEAT
State of AffairsNBC10:00PM4,407,0004,485,000 (78,000)1.031.08 (0.05)










Tuesday

This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-
TitleNetworkTimeTotal Viewers18-49 RtgNotes
NCISCBS8:00PM12,889,00011,975,000 914,000 1.601.36 0.24 REPEAT
Shark TankABC8:00PM5,587,0003,106,000 2,481,000 1.400.77 0.63 REPEAT vs. Agent Carter(R)
Parks & RecreationNBC8:00PM3,480,0003,811,000 (331,000)1.371.44 (0.07)
MasterChef JuniorFox8:00PM5,147,0005,533,000 (386,000)1.671.79 (0.12)
FlashCW8:00PM4,077,0003,873,000 204,000 1.321.36 (0.04)
Parks & RecreationNBC8:30PM2,968,0003,305,000 (337,000)1.341.37 (0.03)
NCIS: New OrleansCBS9:00PM11,721,000
11,721,000 1.56
1.56 REPEAT
Marvel's Agent CarterABC9:00PM4,625,000
4,625,000 1.32
1.32
Marry MeNBC9:00PM2,262,000
2,262,000 0.75
0.75
New GirlFox9:00PM2,111,000
2,111,000 0.83
0.83 REPEAT
SupernaturalCW9:00PM2,061,0002,423,000 (362,000)0.740.91 (0.17)
About A BoyNBC9:30PM2,798,000
2,798,000 0.79
0.79
Mindy ProjectFox9:30PM1,707,000
1,707,000 0.65
0.65 REPEAT
State of Union AnalysisCBS10:11PM
6,575,000 (6,575,000)
1.26 (1.26)
CSICBS10:00PM10,377,000
10,377,000 1.56
1.56
State of Union AnalysisABC10:11PM
5,525,000 (5,525,000)
1.16 (1.16)
ForeverABC10:00PM2,958,000
2,958,000 0.67
0.67 REPEAT
State of Union AnalysisNBC10:11PM
5,991,000 (5,991,000)
1.49 (1.49)
Mike & MollyCBS10:39PM
3,919,000 (3,919,000)
0.74 (0.74)
black-ishABC10:38PM
3,332,000 (3,332,000)
0.72 (0.72)
State of Union AnalysisNBC10:36PM
4,243,000 (4,243,000)
0.85 (0.85)
Chicago FireNBC10:00PM3,562,000
3,562,000 0.83
0.83 REPEAT










Wednesday
This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-
TitleNetworkTimeTotal Viewers18-49 RtgNotes
The MentalistCBS8:00PM9,167,0009,599,000 (432,000)1.341.50 (0.16)
The MiddleABC8:00PM5,573,0005,573,000 - 1.311.34 (0.03)REPEAT
Mysteries of LauraNBC8:00PM4,131,0004,751,000 (620,000)0.660.82 (0.16)REPEAT
American IdolFox8:00PM11,284,00011,758,000 (474,000)2.953.38 (0.43)
ArrowCW8:00PM2,914,0003,064,000 (150,000)1.081.14 (0.06)
The GoldbergsABC8:30PM4,636,0004,633,000 3,000 1.311.33 (0.02)REPEAT
Criminal MindsCBS9:00PM10,703,00010,286,000 417,000 2.131.95 0.18
Modern FamilyABC9:00PM5,254,0005,362,000 (108,000)1.491.54 (0.05)REPEAT
Law & Order: SVUNBC9:00PM3,634,0006,774,000 (3,140,000)0.651.26 (0.61)REPEAT
EmpireFox9:00PM11,355,00011,071,000 284,000 4.324.40 (0.08)
The HundredCW9:00PM1,529,0001,484,000 45,000 0.520.53 (0.01)
black-ishABC9:30PM3,754,0003,915,000 (161,000)1.141.10 0.04 REPEAT
StalkerCBS10:00PM8,344,0008,075,000 269,000 1.541.49 0.05
black-ishABC10:00PM3,369,000
3,369,000 1.08
1.08 REPEAT
GalavantABC10:00PM
1,644,000 (1,644,000)
0.45 (0.45)
black-ishABC10:30PM2,930,000
2,930,000 0.92
0.92 REPEAT
Chicago P.D.NBC10:00PM4,056,0006,999,000 (2,943,000)0.651.48 (0.83)REPEAT










Thursday
This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-
TitleNetworkTimeTotal Viewers18-49 RtgNotes
The Big Bang TheoryCBS8:00PM17,248,00011,518,000 5,730,000 4.472.40 2.07 vs. REPEAT
Grey's AnatomyABC8:00PM8,714,000
8,714,000 2.76
2.76
The TasteABC8:00PM
3,062,000 (3,062,000)
0.78 (0.78)
Biggest LoserNBC8:00PM5,368,0004,477,000 891,000 1.401.18 0.22 FINALE 8-10P vs. 8-9P
American IdolFox8:00PM9,366,00010,647,000 (1,281,000)2.242.77 (0.53)
The Vampire DiariesCW8:00PM1,472,0001,635,000 (163,000)0.720.76 (0.04)
MomCBS8:30PM11,777,00011,052,000 725,000 2.772.44 0.33
Two and a Half MenCBS9:00PM9,707,0009,308,000 399,000 2.282.20 0.08
ScandalABC9:00PM10,476,000
10,476,000 3.62
3.62
Bad JudgeNBC9:00PM
2,855,000 (2,855,000)
0.70 (0.70)
BackstromFox9:00PM5,321,0007,891,000 (2,570,000)1.351.95 (0.60)
ReignCW9:00PM1,023,0001,159,000 (136,000)0.380.41 (0.03)
The McCarthysCBS9:30PM7,107,0008,032,000 (925,000)1.621.78 (0.16)vs. Big Bang(R)
A to ZNBC9:30PM
2,089,000 (2,089,000)
0.60 (0.60)
ElementaryCBS10:00PM7,688,0008,285,000 (597,000)1.301.51 (0.21)
How To Get Away w/MurderABC10:00PM9,183,0002,235,000 6,948,000 3.090.45 2.64 vs. REPEAT
ParenthoodNBC10:00PM5,459,0004,400,000 1,059,000 1.691.33 0.36 FINALE










Friday(PRELIMINARY #s) This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-
TitleNetworkTimeTotal Viewers18-49 RtgNotes
Undercover BossCBS8:00PM8,139,0008,424,000 (285,000)1.301.43 (0.13)
Last Man StandingABC8:00PM7,478,0005,838,000 1,640,000 1.301.00 0.30 vs. REPEAT
ConstantineNBC8:00PM3,306,0003,468,000 (162,000)0.800.91 (0.11)
World's Funniest FallsFox8:00PM3,057,0003,041,000 16,000 1.100.97 0.13
Hart of DixieCW8:00PM1,057,0001,218,000 (161,000)0.300.48 (0.18)
CristelaABC8:30PM5,707,0004,433,000 1,274,000 1.100.90 0.20 vs. REPEAT
Hawaii Five-0CBS9:00PM10,396,0008,180,000 2,216,000 1.401.06 0.34 vs. REPEAT
Shark TankABC9:00PM7,904,0006,328,000 1,576,000 1.901.48 0.42 vs. REPEAT
GrimmNBC9:00PM4,832,0005,024,000 (192,000)1.201.25 (0.05)
GleeFox9:00PM1,879,0001,823,000 56,000 0.700.67 0.03
Whose Line Is It?CW9:00PM854,000950,000 (96,000)0.300.43 (0.13)REPEAT
Masters of IllusionCW9:30PM889,000749,000 140,000 0.300.28 0.02 vs. REPEAT
Blue BloodsCBS10:00PM11,860,0008,797,000 3,063,000 1.301.01 0.29 vs. REPEAT
20/20ABC10:00PM6,028,0004,781,000 1,247,000 1.501.12 0.38
DatelineNBC10:00PM4,524,0005,737,000 (1,213,000)1.201.32 (0.12)










Saturday(PRELIMINARY #s) This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-
TitleNetworkTimeTotal Viewers18-49 RtgNotes
Crimetime SaturdayCBS8:00PM3,730,0004,369,000 (639,000)0.500.49 0.01 REPEAT
ABC MovieABC8:00PM3,240,0002,909,000 331,000 0.900.59 0.31 8-10P
SNL NFL SaturdayNBC8:00PM3,800,000
3,800,000 0.90
0.90
Figure SkatingNBC8:00PM
3,334,000 (3,334,000)
0.48 (0.48)
BackstromFox8:00PM1,740,000
1,740,000 0.40
0.40 REPEAT
UFC on FoxFox8:00PM
3,049,000 (3,049,000)
1.22 (1.22)
Crimetime SaturdayCBS9:00PM4,380,0004,085,000 295,000 0.700.51 0.19 REPEAT
NFL HonorsNBC9:00PM4,700,000
4,700,000 1.20
1.20 9-11P
Red Band SocietyFox9:00PM1,790,000
1,790,000 0.50
0.50
48 Hours MysteryCBS10:00PM5,610,0005,194,000 416,000 0.800.72 0.08
20/20 SaturdayABC10:00PM3,070,0002,828,000 242,000 0.700.60 0.10
SNL(R) NBC10:00PM

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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. 26-Feb. 1) 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 TheoryCBS8:00PMThu17,248,0004.47
MomCBS8:30PMThu11,777,0002.77
Two and a Half MenCBS9:00PMThu9,707,0002.28
Family GuyFox9:00PMSun3,194,0001.62
The McCarthysCBS9:30PMThu7,107,0001.62
Modern FamilyABC9:00PMWed5,254,0001.49REPEAT
Parks & RecreationNBC8:00PMTue3,480,0001.37
The SimpsonsFox8:00PMSun3,296,0001.36
Parks & RecreationNBC8:30PMTue2,968,0001.34
The MiddleABC8:00PMWed5,573,0001.31REPEAT
The GoldbergsABC8:30PMWed4,636,0001.31REPEAT
Last Man StandingABC8:00PMFri7,478,0001.3
Brooklyn Nine-NineFox8:30PMSun2,758,0001.23
Bob's BurgersFox9:30PMSun2,486,0001.19
black-ishABC9:30PMWed3,754,0001.14REPEAT
CristelaABC8:30PMFri5,707,0001.1
GalavantABC8:00PMSun4,370,0001.09FINALE 2eps
black-ishABC10:00PMWed3,369,0001.08REPEAT
black-ishABC10:30PMWed2,930,0000.92REPEAT
New GirlFox9:00PMTue2,111,0000.83REPEAT
About a BoyNBC9:30PMTue2,798,0000.79
Marry MeNBC9:00PMTue2,262,0000.75
Animation DominationFox7:30PMSun1,723,0000.69REPEAT
The Mindy ProjectFox9:30PMTue1,707,0000.65REPEAT
MulaneyFox7:00PMSun1,033,0000.39
2 Broke GirlsCBS8:00PMMon

preempted
Mike & MollyCBS8:30PMMon

preempted
The Big Bang TheoryCBS9:30PMThu

preempted
Mike & MollyCBS10:39PMTue

preempted
Bad JudgeNBC9:00PMThu

canceled
A to ZNBC9:30PMThu

canceled
Fresh off the BoatABC8:30PMWed

premieres 2/4
Fresh off the BoatABC9:30PMWed

premieres 2/4
The Last Man on EarthFox9:30PMSun

premieres 3/1
The Odd CoupleCBS8:30PMThu

premieres 2/19
One Big HappyNBC9:30PMTue

premieres 3/17
Weird LonersFox9:30PMTue

premieres 3/31
The MillersCBS8:30PMMon

canceled
SelfieABC8:00PMTue

canceled
Manhattan Love StoryABC8:30PMTue

canceled
American Dad!Fox9:30PMSun

completed

SOURCE: Nielsen Media Research


Sitcoms Airing Tonight

Sunday, August 19

The Simpsons - "Left Behind" (Fox, 7:30PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
Homer gets Flanders a job at the plant; Homer regrets it when Flanders starts to insist on carpools and demands more from Homer's work performance; Marge feels that her marriage has lost its spark.

The Simpsons - "Throw Grampa from the Dane" (Fox, 8:00PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
The Simpsons go to Denmark so Grampa can benefit from the country's free health care.

Bob's Burgers - "Go Tina on the Mountain" (Fox, 8:30PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
The Belcher kids go to Outdoor Education only to have it rain; Tina meets a hermit living in the woods; Bob and Linda experience what it's like to be empty nesters.

Family Guy - "The Woof on Wall Street" (Fox, 9:00PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
Brian convinces Stewie to teach him how to invest in the stock market; Peter, Quagmire, Cleveland and Joe look after the Drunken Clam while Jerome is away.

Bob's Burgers - "Are You There Bob? It's Me, Birthday" (Fox, 9:30PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
After forgetting Bob's birthday, Linda and the kids attempt to plan a last-minute surprise party; Linda asks Hugo if Bob can go with him while he's doing restaurant health inspections.

Complete TV Listings


Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows (Week of August 13)

Friday, August 17

  • Paul Rudd (Wet Hot American Summer: Ten Years Later/Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp/Wild Oats) - Watch Paul on a repeat of The Late Show with Stephen Colbert at 11:35pm on CBS.
  • Ken Jeong (Dr. Ken/Community) - Ken appears on a repeat of The Late Show with Stephen Colbert at 11:35pm on CBS. He also talks about Crazy Rich Asians on NBC's Today in the 10am hour.
  • Debra Messing (Will & Grace) - Debra is a guest on a repeat of The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Nick Offerman (Parks and Recreation) - Nick appears on a repeat of The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Ed Helms (The Office) - Ed chats with the ladies of The View on a repeat on ABC at 11am ET/10am CT-PT.
  • Craig T. Nelson (Coach) - Craig is a guest on a repeat of The View on ABC at 11am ET/10am CT-PT.
  • Molly Shannon (Divorce/Kath & Kim/Cracking Up) - Molly appears on a repeat of The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
  • Peter Facinelli (Nurse Jackie) - Peter chats about the film Breaking & Exiting on LIVE! with Kelly and Ryan, so check your listings.
  • Portia de Rossi (Arrested Development) - Portia is a guest on a repeat of The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check your local listings.
  • Lori Loughlin (Fuller House/Hudson Street/Full House) - Lori appears on a repeat of Harry, so check your local listings.
  • Yara Shahidi (grown-ish/black-ish) and Trevor Jackson (grown-ish) - Yara and Trevor are guests on a repeat of The Real, so check your local listings.
  • Melissa Peterman (Baby Daddy/Reba) - Melissa guest co-hosts Access Live, so check your local listings.
  • Rob Riggle (Rob Riggle's Ski Master Academy/Golan the Insatiable/Gary Unmarried) - Rob talks about Rob Riggle’s Ski Master Academy on Chatter on PeopleTV at 8pm.
  • Christina Milian (Grandfathered) - Christina dances on a repeat of Rachael Ray, so check your local listings.
  • Debby Ryan (Insatiable/Jessie/The Suite Life on Deck) - Debby talks about Insatiable's on Access Live, so check your local listings.


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