CBS Primetime Averages: Fall 2016-Summer 2017

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RankSeriesSeason No.A18-49ViewersSeries Status
01Thursday Night FootballSeason 114.96014.740 millionRenewed
02The Big Bang TheorySeason 103.10013.974 millionThru Season 12
03The Case of: JonBenét RamseySeason 011.9509.332 millionLimited Series
04Survivor: Millennials vs. Gen XSeason 331.9008.720 millionRenewed
05NCISSeason 141.75714.837 millionThru 2018
0660 MinutesSeason 491.72112.016 millionRenewed
07Survivor: Game Changers
Season 341.7148.059 millionRenewed
08Kevin Can Wait new series!Season 011.6507.779 millionRenewed
09Hunted new series!Season 011.6436.171 millionTBA
10The Great Indoors new series!Season 011.4797.234 millionTBA
11Bull new series!Season 011.46811.605 millionRenewed
12MomSeason 041.4327.485 millionRenewed
13Criminal MindsSeason 121.3847.466 millionRenewed
14NCIS: Los AngelesSeason 081.35310.298 millionRenewed
152 Broke GirlsSeason 061.2955.586 millionTBA
16Life in PiecesSeason 021.2796.166 millionRenewed
17Man w/a Plan new series!Season 011.2686.472 millionRenewed
18Superior Donuts new series!Season 011.2276.470 millionRenewed
19ScorpionSeason 031.1907.135 millionRenewed
20NCIS: New OrleansSeason 031.1859.621 millionRenewed
21Blue BloodsSeason 071.17010.040 millionRenewed
22Hawaii Five-0Season 071.1529.245 millionRenewed
23Undercover BossSeason 081.0835.976 millionTBA
24MacGyver new series!Season 011.0767.728 millionRenewed
25The Odd CoupleSeason 031.0575.095 millionTBA
26Code BlackSeason 020.9695.984 millionTBA
27Madam SecretarySeason 030.9288.443 millionRenewed
28The Amazing RaceSeason 290.8674.132 millionTBA
29Criminal Minds: Beyond BordersSeason 020.8385.059 millionTBA
30Pure Genius new series!Season 010.8315.341 millionTBA
31Doubt new series!Season 010.7004.509 millionCanceled
32ElementarySeason 050.6684.938 millionTBA
3348 HoursSeason 280.6674.364 millionRenewed
34Training Day new series!Season 010.6503.753 millionTBA
35Ransom new series!Season 010.4173.425 millionTBA

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: 04/21/17


Source: Nielsen Media Research // 04/17/17 - 04/23/17
The Voice (Mon.)NBC2.009.57 million
The Voice (Tues.)NBC1.808.85 million
Dancing w/the StarsABC1.8011.19 million
SurvivorCBS1.707.92 million
NCISCBS1.3013.33 million
ScandalABC1.305.11 million
The Big Bang Theory (R)CBS1.308.46 million
Little Big ShotsNBC1.308.40 million
The MiddleABC1.305.26 million
American HousewifeABC1.204.49 million


Sunday Night FootballNBC6.9620.21 million
Thursday Night FootballCBS4.9614.74 million
The Big Bang TheoryCBS3.1314.07 million
EmpireFOX2.988.27 million
This Is UsNBC2.689.82 million
The Voice (Mon.)NBC2.5711.45 million
The BachelorABC2.357.36 million
The Voice (Tues.)NBC2.3310.90 million
Modern FamilyABC2.177.04 million