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 (Mon.)Season 122.43811.018 millionThru Season 13
05The Voice (Tues.)Season 112.41010.738 millionThru Season 13
06The Voice (Tues.)Season 122.25710.603 millionThru Season 13
07Little Big ShotsSeason 021.6009.774 millionTBA
08Chicago FireSeason 051.5787.213 millionTBA
09The Wall new series!Season 011.5306.194 millionTBA
10Chicago PDSeason 041.4116.618 millionTBA
11Law & Order: SVUSeason 181.4075.949 millionTBA
12Chicago MedSeason 021.2556.689 millionTBA
13The Good Place new series!Season 011.2094.491 millionRenewed
14SuperstoreSeason 021.1784.114 millionRenewed
15Chicago Justice new series!Season 011.1566.267 millionTBA
16Timeless new series!Season 011.1194.638 millionTBA
17The New Celebrity ApprenticeSeason 151.0713.966 millionTBA
18BlindspotSeason 021.0675.039 millionTBA
19The BlacklistSeason 041.0605.471 millionTBA
20Taken new series!Season 011.0505.319 millionTBA
21Trial & Error new series!Season 010.9233.863 millionTBA
22Dateline NBC (Fri.)Season 250.9154.516 millionTBA
23Shades of BlueSeason 020.8004.384 millionTBA
24GrimmSeason 060.8004.147 millionFinal Season
25The Blacklist: Redemption new series!Season 010.7634.043 millionTBA
26First Dates new series!Season 010.7503.468 millionTBA
27Powerless new series!Season 010.7292.316 millionTBA
28Emerald City new series!Season 010.6892.867 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