Sunday, October 13, 2013

Week 3 TV Ratings and Analysis; How the Sitcoms Did

2013-14 Week 3 TV Ratings (first four nights, Mon-Thu): 

Households: #1. CBS 6.7/11 rating/share (-6% in rating from first four nights week 2); #2. ABC 5.3/9 (-4%); #3. NBC 5.0/8 (-11%); #4. Fox 3.8/6 (+3%); #5. The CW 1.2/2 (+33%).
Total Viewers: #1. CBS 10.52 million (-6%); #2. ABC 8.19 million (-4%); #3. NBC 7.96 million (-12%); #4. Fox 6.29 million (+2%); #5. The CW 1.85 million (+28%).
Adults 18-49: #1. CBS 2.4/7 rating/share (-8%); #2. NBC 2.3/7 (-18%); #3. ABC 2.2/6 (-4%); #4. Fox 2.2/6 (+5%); #5. The CW 0.8/2 (+33%).

It's a new season, and a new format to the weekly ratings report! It might be a bit more cleaner, but we are working on tweaking this and making it even better. So bare with us! Week 2 had NBC win the week in 18-49 again with a 2.81 rating, followed by CBS' 2.48, ABC's 2.08 and Fox's 1.75. In total viewers, CBS prevailed with 10.89 million, followed by NBC's 8.72, ABC's 7.37, and Fox's 4.81 million. Back to week 3, 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 3 (Oct. 7-13) Analysis















Last Sunday (Oct. 6)(Week 2)This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-
TitleNetworkTimeTotal Viewers18-49 RtgNotes
60 MinutesCBS7:00PM17,939,00010,674,0007,265,0003.841.372.47Aired 744P
America's Funniest VideosABC7:00PM

0

0.00Premieres 10/13/13
Once Upon a Time (R) ABC7:00PM2,880,0005,053,000(2,173,000)0.671.37(0.70)REPEAT vs. Clip Show
Animation DominationFox7:00PM3,381,000
3,381,0001.39
1.39JIP 7:14P
Football Night in AmericaNBC7:30PM5,714,0005,404,000310,0002.142.040.10
Animation DominationFox7:30PM4,279,000
4,279,0001.83
1.83
The OTFox7:30PM
12,885,000(12,885,000)
4.74(4.74)
The Amazing RaceCBS8:00PM9,744,0008,616,0001,128,0002.352.010.34Aired 844P
Once Upon a TimeABC8:00PM7,998,0008,519,000(521,000)2.612.64(0.03)
Football Night in AmericaNBC8:00PM10,397,00011,359,000(962,000)4.104.11(0.01)
The SimpsonsFox8:00PM6,423,0006,368,00055,0002.972.870.10
Sunday Night FootballNBC8:20PM17,686,00020,493,000(2,807,000)6.997.58(0.59)
Bob's BurgersFox8:30PM4,029,0004,475,000(446,000)1.902.16(0.26)
The Good WifeCBS9:00PM9,227,0009,149,00078,0001.621.470.15Aired 944P
RevengeABC9:00PM6,838,0008,106,000(1,268,000)1.942.35(0.41)
Family GuyFox9:00PM5,201,0005,226,000(25,000)2.472.63(0.16)
American Dad!Fox9:30PM4,471,0004,320,000151,0002.132.110.02
The MentalistCBS10:00PM8,552,0009,697,000(1,145,000)1.501.58(0.08)Aired 1044P
BetrayalABC10:00PM3,896,0005,159,000(1,263,000)1.131.49(0.36)




















Monday

This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-
TitleNetworkTimeTotal Viewers18-49 RtgNotes
How I Met Your MotherCBS8:00PM7,530,0007,875,000(345,000)3.043.13(0.09)
Dancing with the StarsABC8:00PM12,998,00013,100,000(102,000)2.022.03(0.01)
The VoiceNBC8:00PM14,635,00014,119,000516,0004.634.66(0.03)
BonesFox8:00PM7,296,0007,257,00039,0002.062.24(0.18)
Hart of DixieCW8:00PM1,028,000
1,028,0000.37
0.37Season Premiere
We Are MenCBS8:30PM5,415,0006,607,000(1,192,000)1.842.02(0.18)
2 Broke GirlsCBS9:00PM7,268,0007,715,000(447,000)2.252.42(0.17)
Sleep HollowFox9:00PM7,961,0007,967,000(6,000)2.813.01(0.20)
Beauty & the BeastCW9:00PM864,000
864,0000.30
0.30Season Premiere
MomCBS9:30PM6,857,0007,005,000(148,000)2.112.17(0.06)
HostagesCBS10:00PM5,215,0005,962,000(747,000)1.221.49(0.27)
CastleABC10:00PM10,511,00010,884,000(373,000)1.942.22(0.28)
The BlacklistNBC10:00PM11,184,00011,348,000(164,000)3.093.29(0.20)










Tuesday

This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-
TitleNetworkTimeTotal Viewers18-49 RtgNotes
NCISCBS8:00PM18,328,00019,978,000(1,650,000)2.803.52(0.72)
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.ABC8:00PM7,868,0008,662,000(794,000)2.913.26(0.35)
The Biggest LoserNBC8:00PM

0

0.00Premieres 10/15
DadsFox8:00PM3,102,0003,396,000(294,000)1.291.35(0.06)
Brooklyn Nine-NineFox8:30PM3,345,0003,428,000(83,000)1.491.430.06
The OriginalsCW8:00PM1,921,000
1,921,0000.90
0.90Night Premiere
NCIS: Los AngelesCBS9:00PM14,839,00015,086,000(247,000)2.552.69(0.14)
The GoldbergsABC9:00PM5,756,0006,061,000(305,000)1.942.17(0.23)
The VoiceNBC9:00PM10,199,00014,539,000(4,340,000)3.004.49(1.49)2-Hr , 8-10P
New GirlFox9:00PM3,962,0003,846,000116,0002.051.940.11
Trophy WifeABC9:30PM4,775,0004,302,000473,0001.451.430.02
The Mindy ProjectFox9:30PM2,889,0002,861,00028,0001.451.47(0.02)
SupernaturalCW9:00PM2,592,000
2,592,0001.20
1.20Season Premiere
Person of InterestCBS10:00PM11,652,00012,347,000(695,000)2.032.05(0.02)
Scandal (R) ABC10:00PM3,036,0002,623,000413,0000.880.740.14REPEAT vs. Lucky 7
Chicago FireNBC10:00PM7,429,0008,743,000(1,314,000)2.132.64(0.51)










Wednesday

This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-
TitleNetworkTimeTotal Viewers18-49 RtgNotes
SurvivorCBS8:00PM9,604,00010,156,000(552,000)2.462.69(0.23)
The MiddleABC8:00PM8,249,0008,033,000216,0002.242.25(0.01)
Back in the GameABC8:30PM6,530,0006,712,000(182,000)1.771.88(0.11)
RevolutionNBC8:00PM5,448,0005,461,000(13,000)1.481.57(0.09)
The X FactorFox8:00PM7,248,0007,800,000(552,000)2.252.44(0.19)
ArrowCW8:00PM2,737,000
2,737,0000.93
0.93Season Premiere
Criminal MindsCBS9:00PM10,977,00011,121,000(144,000)2.592.75(0.16)
Modern FamilyABC9:00PM10,643,00011,124,000(481,000)3.904.23(0.33)
Law & Order: SVUNBC9:00PM6,312,0006,852,000(540,000)1.611.99(0.38)
Super Fun NightABC9:30PM6,637,0008,226,000(1,589,000)2.493.20(0.71)
Tomorrow PeopleCW9:00PM2,321,000
2,321,0000.85
0.85Series Premiere
CSICBS10:00PM8,816,0009,657,000(841,000)1.892.06(0.17)
NashvilleABC10:00PM5,845,0005,982,000(137,000)1.631.90(0.27)
IronsideNBC10:00PM5,182,0006,814,000(1,632,000)1.071.34(0.27)










Thursday

This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-
TitleNetworkTimeTotal Viewers18-49 RtgNotes
The Big Bang TheoryCBS8:00PM17,636,00018,216,000(580,000)5.145.19(0.05)
Once Upon a Time in WonderlandABC8:00PM5,821,0005,753,00068,0001.691.620.07Series Premiere vs. Scandal Clip Show
Parks & RecreationNBC8:00PM3,228,0003,142,00086,0001.201.22(0.02)
The X FactorFox8:00PM6,492,0007,126,000(634,000)2.002.04(0.04)
The Vampire DiariesCW8:00PM2,139,0002,588,000(449,000)1.051.22(0.17)
The MillersCBS8:30PM11,729,00013,093,000(1,364,000)3.033.30(0.27)
Welcome to the FamilyNBC8:30PM2,491,0002,985,000(494,000)0.811.10(0.29)
The Crazy OnesCBS9:00PM9,685,00011,709,000(2,024,000)2.392.89(0.50)
Grey's AnatomyABC9:00PM8,791,0009,602,000(811,000)2.823.08(0.26)
Sean Saves the WorldNBC9:00PM3,257,0004,428,000(1,171,000)1.021.43(0.41)
GleeFox9:00PM7,385,0004,417,0002,968,0002.871.631.24
The OriginalsCW9:00PM1,216,0002,208,000(992,000)0.530.97(0.44)REPEAT vs. Premiere
Two and a Half MenCBS9:30PM9,140,0009,340,000(200,000)2.332.39(0.06)
The Michael J. Fox ShowNBC9:30PM3,856,0005,347,000(1,491,000)1.181.74(0.56)
ElementaryCBS10:00PM9,057,0009,379,000(322,000)1.921.99(0.07)
ScandalABC10:00PM9,006,00010,517,000(1,511,000)3.103.63(0.53)
ParenthoodNBC10:00PM3,769,0004,168,000(399,000)1.181.52(0.34)










Friday(PRELIMINARY #s) This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-
TitleNetworkTimeTotal Viewers18-49 RtgNotes
Undercover BossCBS8:00PM7,820,0007,623,000197,0001.301.38(0.08)
Last Man StandingABC8:00PM5,860,0006,314,000(454,000)1.201.44(0.24)
The Michael J. Fox ShowNBC8:00PM2,840,0003,181,000(341,000)0.600.76(0.16)REPEAT
Junior MasterchefFox8:00PM3,780,0003,954,000(174,000)1.401.350.05
BonesFox8:00PM

0

0.00Moves 11/8/13
The NeighborsABC8:30PM4,130,0004,138,000(8,000)0.900.99(0.09)
Sean Saves the WorldNBC8:30PM2,830,0003,164,000(334,000)0.600.81(0.21)REPEAT
Hawaii Five-0CBS9:00PM9,080,0009,750,000(670,000)1.401.49(0.09)
Shark TankABC9:00PM6,410,0006,446,000(36,000)1.701.90(0.20)
DatelineNBC9:00PM5,240,0005,758,000(518,000)1.101.25(0.15)9-11P
GrimmNBC9:00PM

0

0.00Premieres 10/25/13
Sleep HollowFox9:00PM2,220,0002,178,00042,0000.700.660.04REPEAT
Raising HopeFox9:00PM

0

0.00Premieres 11/8/13
Raising HopeFox9:30PM

0

0.00Premieres 11/8/13
Blue BloodsCBS10:00PM10,190,00011,366,000(1,176,000)1.401.41(0.01)
20/20ABC10:00PM4,860,0005,890,000(1,030,000)1.101.57(0.47)
DraculaNBC10:00PM

0

0.00Premieres 10/25/13










Saturday(PRELIMINARY #s) This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-
TitleNetworkTimeTotal Viewers18-49 RtgNotes
MLB PlayoffsFox7:00PM6,360,0002,022,0004,338,0001.700.740.96vs. College Football
ComedytimeCBS8:00PM3,480,0003,084,000396,0000.800.680.12REPEAT
NASCARABC8:00PM5,190,0007,355,000(2,165,000)1.202.48(1.28)vs. College Football
Notre Dame FootballNBC8:00PM
3,681,000(3,681,000)
0.90(0.90)
Law & Order SVUNBC8:00PM2,610,000
2,610,0000.50
0.50REPEAT
ComedytimeCBS8:30PM3,130,0002,834,000296,0000.700.590.11REPEAT
CrimetimeCBS9:00PM3,880,0002,799,0001,081,0000.700.450.25REPEAT
The BlacklistNBC9:00PM2,730,000
2,730,0000.50
0.50REPEAT
48 Hours MysteryCBS10:00PM5,160,0004,873,000287,0000.800.89(0.09)
SNLNBC10:00PM2,730,000
2,730,0000.80
0.80REPEAT


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 3 (Oct. 7-13) 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 TheoryCBS8:00PMThur17,636,0005.14
Modern FamilyABC9:00PMWed10,643,0003.90
How I Met Your MotherCBS8:00PMMon7,530,0003.04
The MillersCBS8:30PMThur11,729,0003.03
The SimpsonsFox8:00PMSun6,423,0002.97
Super Fun NightABC9:30PMWed6,637,0002.49
Family GuyFox9:00PMSun5,201,0002.47
The Crazy OnesCBS9:00PMThur9,685,0002.39
Two and a Half MenCBS9:30PMThur9,140,0002.33
2 Broke GirlsCBS9:00PMMon7,268,0002.25
The MiddleABC8:00PMWed8,249,0002.24
American Dad!Fox9:30PMSun4,471,0002.13
MomCBS9:30PMMon6,857,0002.11
New GirlFox9:00PMTues3,962,0002.05
The GoldbergsABC9:00PMTues5,756,0001.94
Bob's BurgersFox8:30PMSun4,029,0001.90
We Are MenCBS8:30PMMon5,415,0001.84
The SimpsonsFox7:30PMSun4,279,0001.83REPEAT
Back in the GameABC8:30PMWed6,530,0001.77
Brooklyn Nine-NineFox8:30PMTues3,345,0001.49
The Mindy ProjectFox9:30PMTues2,889,0001.45
Trophy WifeABC9:30PMWed4,775,0001.45
The SimpsonsFox7:00PMSun3,381,0001.39JIP REPEAT
DadsFox8:00PMTues3,102,0001.29
Last Man StandingABC8:00PMFri5,860,0001.20
Parks & RecreationNBC8:00PMThur3,228,0001.20
The Michael J. Fox ShowNBC9:30PMThur3,856,0001.18
Sean Saves the WorldNBC9:00PMThur3,257,0001.02
The NeighborsABC8:30PMFri4,130,0000.90
Welcome to the FamilyNBC8:30PMThur2,491,0000.81
Two and a Half MenCBS8:00PMSat3,848,0000.80REPEAT
2 Broke GirlsCBS8:30PMSat3,130,0000.70REPEAT
The Michael J. Fox ShowNBC8:00PMFri2,840,0000.60REPEAT
Sean Saves the WorldNBC8:30PMFri2,830,0000.60REPEAT
Raising HopeFox9:00PMFri

Premieres 11/8
Raising HopeFox9:30PMFri

Premieres 11/8

SOURCE: Nielsen Media Research


Sitcoms Airing Tonight

Sunday, March 29

Last Man Standing - "Break Out the Campaign" (Fox, 8:00PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
Vanessa turns to Mike and Carol for advice on her State Assembly campaign; Kyle is overcome with anxiety when Ed gifts him an expensive watch.

Outmatched - "Royal Rumble" (Fox, 8:30PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
When Mike and Kay get caught in a lie about Leila's birthdate, they throw her a party with a theme of her choice; Brian, Nicole and Marc struggle with the news that Rita and Irwin would be their guardians if something happens to Mike and Kay.

The Simpsons - "Screenless" (Fox, 8:00PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
When Marge implements a screen time limit for the whole family, she realizes that she is the one addicted -- not her husband and children.

Duncanville - "Pilot" (Fox, 8:30PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
Annie worries about her very average teenage son.

Bob's Burgers - "A Fish Called Tina" (Fox, 9:00PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
Tina goes too far trying to be a perfect mentor; Bob and Linda test out the gym next door.

Family Guy - "Peter & Lois' Wedding" (Fox, 9:30PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
The Wi-Fi goes out in the Griffin house, leaving the family with nothing to do for the evening; Peter and Lois decide to tell the kids the story of how they met and fell in love in the '90s.

Complete TV Listings


Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows (Week of March 23)

Friday, March 27

  • Tina Fey (30 Rock) - Watch Tina on Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Jim Gaffigan (The Jim Gaffigan Show/My Boys/Welcome to New York) - Jim is a guest on a repeat of The Late Show with Stephen Colbert at 11:35pm on CBS.
  • Glenn Howerton (A.P. Bio/The Mindy Project/That '80s Show) - Glenn appears on a repeat of Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC.
  • John Krasinski (The Office) - John is a guest on a repeat of The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check your local listings.
  • Garcelle Beauvais (The Jamie Foxx Show) - Garcelle visits The Real, so check your local listings.
  • Amy Poehler (Bless the Harts/Parks and Recreation) - Amy appears on a repeat of The Kelly Clarkson Show, so check your local listings.
  • Nick Offerman (Parks and Recreation) - Nick talks about Devs on Couch Surfing at 8am.
  • Christopher Knight (The Brady Bunch) - Christopher is a guest on a repeat of The Doctors, so check your local listings.


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02/11 - Step by Step - The Complete Sixth Season (WBShop.com)
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