NBC Primetime Averages: Fall 2016-Summer 2017

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RankSeriesSeason No.A18-49ViewersSeries Status
01Sunday Night FootballSeason 116.96320.210 millionUntil 2022
02This Is Us new series!Season 012.6839.818 millionThru Season 03
03The Voice (Mon.)Season 112.53110.764 millionThru Season 13
04The Voice (Tues.)Season 112.41010.738 millionThru Season 13
05The Voice (Mon.)Season 122.24210.412 millionThru Season 13
06The Voice (Tues.)Season 122.03610.001 millionThru Season 13
07Chicago FireSeason 051.5187.048 millionRenewed
08Little Big ShotsSeason 021.4909.124 millionRenewed
09The Wall new series!Season 011.4505.956 millionRenewed
10Chicago PDSeason 041.3826.555 millionRenewed
11Law & Order: SVUSeason 181.3425.794 millionRenewed
12Chicago MedSeason 021.2356.662 millionRenewed
13The Good Place new series!Season 011.2094.491 millionRenewed
14SuperstoreSeason 021.1293.946 millionRenewed
15Chicago Justice new series!Season 011.1236.097 millionTBA
16Timeless new series!Season 011.1194.638 millionRenewed
17The New Celebrity ApprenticeSeason 151.0713.966 millionTBA
18BlindspotSeason 021.0324.882 millionRenewed
19Taken new series!Season 011.0005.133 millionRenewed
20The BlacklistSeason 040.9915.284 millionRenewed
21Trial & Error new series!Season 010.9233.863 millionRenewed
22Dateline NBC (Fri.)Season 250.9104.520 millionRenewed
23GrimmSeason 060.8004.147 millionFinal Season
24Great News new series!Season 010.8003.412 millionRenewed
25Shades of BlueSeason 020.7914.370 millionRenewed
26The Blacklist: Redemption new series!Season 010.7634.043 millionCanceled
27First Dates new series!Season 010.7173.424 millionTBA
28Powerless new series!Season 010.7132.280 millionCanceled
29Emerald City new series!Season 010.6892.867 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