Delayed Viewing Ratings: Multiple Shows Double in Week 31

Multiple shows doubled in the delayed viewing ratings during week 31 of the 2017-2018 broadcast season, which began on April 23.

Looking at the top 25 shows in adults 18-49, “Chicago Fire,” “SWAT,” “Designated Survivor,” “The Flash,” and “New Girl” all saw increases of 100% or over. In total viewers, “Designated Survivor” also doubled. Of those shows, “Designated Survivor” was the only one not to get renewed for a new season, while “New Girl” airs it series finale this week.

Read the full top 25 lists of the Live+7 ratings below.

Top 25 Broadcast Series Live+7 Adults 18-49

Series Network Air Date Live+SD
Adults 18-49
Live+7
Adults 18-49
+7 Actual Gain +7 Percent Gain
THE BIG BANG THEORY CBS 04/26/2018 2.0 3.6 +1.6 +80%
GREY’S ANATOMY ABC 04/26/2018 1.5 2.8 +1.3 +87%
YOUNG SHELDON CBS 04/26/2018 1.8 2.8 +1.0 +56%
CHICAGO FIRE NBC 04/26/2018 0.9 1.9 +1.0 +111%
CHICAGO MED NBC 04/24/2018 1.0 1.9 +0.9 +90%
S.W.A.T. CBS 04/26/2018 0.8 1.6 +0.8 +100%
EMPIRE FOX 04/25/2018 1.7 2.5 +0.8 +47%
DESIGNATED SURVIVOR ABC 04/25/2018 0.5 1.2 +0.7 +140%
STATION 19 ABC 04/26/2018 0.9 1.6 +0.7 +78%
SEAL TEAM CBS 04/25/2018 0.8 1.5 +0.7 +88%
FLASH CW 04/24/2018 0.6 1.3 +0.7 +117%
MARVEL AGENTS OF S.H.I.E.L.D ABC 04/27/2018 0.4 1.0 +0.6 +150%
BLUE BLOODS CBS 04/27/2018 0.8 1.4 +0.6 +75%
LIFE IN PIECES CBS 04/26/2018 1.0 1.6 +0.6 +60%
MOM CBS 04/26/2018 1.3 1.9 +0.6 +46%
SURVIVOR CBS 04/25/2018 1.6 2.2 +0.6 +38%
NEW GIRL FOX 04/24/2018 0.6 1.2 +0.6 +100%
LETHAL WEAPON FOX 04/24/2018 0.9 1.5 +0.6 +67%
THE RESIDENT FOX 04/23/2018 0.9 1.5 +0.6 +67%
FAMILY GUY FOX 04/29/2018 1.0 1.6 +0.6 +60%
SUPERSTORE NBC 04/26/2018 0.7 1.3 +0.6 +86%
AMERICAN IDOL-SUNDAY ABC 04/29/2018 1.9 2.4 +0.5 +26%
CODE BLACK CBS 04/25/2018 0.7 1.2 +0.5 +71%
NCIS: LOS ANGELES CBS 04/29/2018 0.7 1.2 +0.5 +71%
HAWAII FIVE-0 CBS 04/27/2018 0.9 1.4 +0.5 +56%

Top 25 Broadcast Series Live+7 Total Viewers

Series Network Air Date Live+SD Total Viewers (in millions) Live+7 Total Viewers (in millions) +7 Actual Gain +7 Percent Gain
THE BIG BANG THEORY CBS 04/26/2018 11797 16345 +4548 +39%
BLUE BLOODS CBS 04/27/2018 8130 12634 +4504 +55%
CHICAGO FIRE NBC 04/26/2018 5553 9524 +3971 +72%
CHICAGO MED NBC 04/24/2018 6153 9876 +3723 +61%
DESIGNATED SURVIVOR ABC 04/25/2018 3362 7073 +3711 +110%
YOUNG SHELDON CBS 04/26/2018 11158 14783 +3625 +32%
S.W.A.T. CBS 04/26/2018 5222 8695 +3473 +67%
GREY’S ANATOMY ABC 04/26/2018 6549 9936 +3387 +52%
SEAL TEAM CBS 04/25/2018 6267 9580 +3313 +53%
CODE BLACK CBS 04/25/2018 5641 8844 +3203 +57%
THE RESIDENT FOX 04/23/2018 3965 6702 +2737 +69%
HAWAII FIVE-0 CBS 04/27/2018 7792 10487 +2695 +35%
BLACKLIST NBC 04/25/2018 5241 7923 +2682 +51%
MADAM SECRETARY CBS 04/29/2018 6036 8707 +2671 +44%
NCIS: LOS ANGELES CBS 04/29/2018 7624 10275 +2651 +35%
MOM CBS 04/26/2018 8314 10648 +2334 +28%
STATION 19 ABC 04/26/2018 5171 7475 +2304 +45%
SURVIVOR CBS 04/25/2018 7815 9929 +2114 +27%
LETHAL WEAPON FOX 04/24/2018 4279 6376 +2097 +49%
THE CROSSING ABC 04/23/2018 4086 6159 +2073 +51%
TIMELESS NBC 04/29/2018 2520 4592 +2072 +82%
EMPIRE FOX 04/25/2018 5344 7413 +2069 +39%
BLINDSPOT NBC 04/27/2018 2686 4574 +1888 +70%
INSTINCT CBS 04/29/2018 7009 8804 +1795 +26%
LIFE IN PIECES CBS 04/26/2018 6224 7999 +1775 +29%

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