ABC Primetime Averages: Fall 2016-Summer 2017

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RankSeriesSeason No.A18-49ViewersSeries Status
01The BachelorSeason 212.3457.357 millionRenewed
02Modern FamilySeason 082.1056.880 millionThru Season 10
03Grey's AnatomySeason 132.0637.846 millionRenewed
04Saturday Night FootballSeason 111.8005.941 millionRenewed
05The GoldbergsSeason 041.7216.053 millionThru Season 06
06Dancing with the StarsSeason 231.70011.000 millionRenewed
07Dancing with the StarsSeason 241.65610.650 millionRenewed
08Speechless new series!Season 011.5525.380 millionRenewed
09black-ishSeason 031.5085.149 millionRenewed
10The MiddleSeason 081.4966.047 millionRenewed
11ScandalSeason 061.4405.695 millionRenewed
12American Housewife new series!Season 011.4395.193 millionRenewed
13How to Get Away with MurderSeason 031.2864.583 millionRenewed
14Designated Survivor new series!Season 011.2685.900 millionRenewed
15Shark TankSeason 081.1965.181 millionRenewed
16Fresh Off the BoatSeason 031.1743.943 millionRenewed
17The Great Christmas Light FightSeason 041.1675.140 millionTBA
18Last Man StandingSeason 061.1556.406 millionCanceled
19Downward Dog new series!Season 011.1004.672 millionTBA
20America's Funniest Home VideosSeason 270.9455.120 millionRenewed
21The Great American Baking ShowSeason 020.9334.435 millionTBA
22Once Upon a TimeSeason 060.9333.162 millionRenewed
23The Real O'NealsSeason 020.9253.069 millionCanceled
24Imaginary Mary new series!Season 010.9003.273 millionCanceled
25To Tell the TruthSeason 020.8893.995 millionRenewed
26Notorious new series!Season 010.8703.971 millionCanceled
2720/20Season 390.8694.323 millionRenewed
28Dr. KenSeason 020.8684.406 millionCanceled
29Match GameSeason 020.8503.352 millionTBA
30Big Fan new series!Season 010.8502.878 millionTBA
31Secrets and LiesSeason 020.7563.242 millionCanceled
32Marvel's Agents of SHIELDSeason 040.7432.348 millionRenewed
33The CatchSeason 020.6803.284 millionCanceled
34QuanticoSeason 020.6732.778 millionRenewed
35Conviction new series!Season 010.6383.574 millionCanceled
36The Toy Box new series!Season 010.6333.031 millionTBA
37People Icons new series!Season 010.5752.638 millionTBA
38When We Rise new series!Season 010.5252.261 millionLimited Series
39Time After Time new series!Season 010.5252.115 millionCanceled
40American CrimeSeason 030.3891.920 millionCanceled

All figures in the chart above are compiled using Nielsen Media Research’s live plus same day (L+SD) final nationals. The chart is listed such that the series with the highest adults 18-49 demographic (A18-49) is listed first and the series with the lowest demo rating is ranked last.

Each corresponding television program also lists its total viewership. If the network has announced the status of the series (i.e. renewed or canceled), it is noted on the far right. Otherwise, it is listed as “TBA,” an abbreviation for to be announced.

Viewership and ratings demographics are based on the average of the program’s current or most recent season.

Last Updated: 05/20/17


Source: Nielsen Media Research // 05/15/17 - 05/21/17
Billboard Music AwardsABC2.608.70 million
EmpireFOX2.206.14 million
Grey's AnatomyABC2.007.92 million
The Voice (Mon.)NBC1.809.11 million
SurvivorCBS1.708.28 million
Modern FamilyABC1.706.20 million
The Voice (Tues.)NBC1.508.60 million
Dancing w/the StarsABC1.5010.07 million
NCISCBS1.5013.19 million
The GoldbergsABC1.405.27 million


Sunday Night FootballNBC6.9620.21 million
Thursday Night FootballCBS4.9614.74 million
The Big Bang TheoryCBS3.0413.81 million
EmpireFOX2.737.66 million
This Is UsNBC2.689.82 million
The BachelorABC2.357.36 million
The Voice (Mon.)NBC2.2410.41 million
Modern FamilyABC2.116.88 million
Grey's AnatomyABC2.067.85 million