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
03America's Got TalentSeason 122.63112.902 millionTBA
04The Voice (Mon.)Season 112.53110.764 millionThru Season 13
05The Voice (Tues.)Season 112.41010.738 millionThru Season 13
06The Voice (Mon.)Season 122.22310.353 millionThru Season 13
07The Voice (Tues.)Season 122.0259.947 millionThru Season 13
08World of Dance new series!Season 011.8407.751 millionTBA
09Chicago FireSeason 051.5187.048 millionRenewed
10The Wall new series!Season 011.4505.956 millionRenewed
11American Ninja WarriorSeason 091.4335.861 millionTBA
12Little Big ShotsSeason 021.4008.693 millionRenewed
13Chicago PDSeason 041.3816.555 millionRenewed
14Law & Order: SVUSeason 181.3405.810 millionRenewed
15Chicago MedSeason 021.2356.662 millionRenewed
16SNL Weekend Update Summer new series!Season 011.2334.905 millionTBA
17The Good Place new series!Season 011.2094.491 millionRenewed
18SuperstoreSeason 021.1293.946 millionRenewed
19Chicago Justice new series!Season 011.1236.097 millionTBA
20Timeless new series!Season 011.1194.638 millionRenewed
21The New Celebrity ApprenticeSeason 151.0713.966 millionTBA
22Marlon new series!Season 011.0704.267 millionRenewed
23BlindspotSeason 021.0324.882 millionRenewed
24Taken new series!Season 011.0005.133 millionRenewed
25The BlacklistSeason 040.9915.284 millionRenewed
26Spartan: Ultimate Team ChallengeSeason 020.9833.784 millionTBA
27The WallSeason 020.9674.815 millionTBA
28Hollywood Game NightSeason 050.9404.091 millionTBA
29Trial & Error new series!Season 010.9233.863 millionRenewed
30Little Big Shots: Forever Young new series!Season 010.9176.396 millionTBA
31Dateline NBC (Fri.)Season 250.9104.541 millionRenewed
32GrimmSeason 060.8004.147 millionFinal Season
33Great News new series!Season 010.7903.348 millionRenewed
34Shades of BlueSeason 020.7774.304 millionRenewed
35The Blacklist: Redemption new series!Season 010.7634.043 millionCanceled
36Midnight, Texas new series!Season 010.7402.994 millionTBA
37The Carmichael ShowSeason 030.7253.314 millionCanceled
38First Dates new series!Season 010.7133.411 millionTBA
39Powerless new series!Season 010.7132.280 millionCanceled
40Emerald City new series!Season 010.6892.867 millionCanceled
41The Night ShiftSeason 040.6603.849 millionCanceled
42Sunday Night w/Megyn Kelly new series!Season 010.5253.689 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: 09/22/17


Source: Nielsen Media Research // 01/08/18 - 01/14/18
NFL Divisional PlayoffCBS7.9026.69 million
The SimpsonsFOX3.308.04 million
The Big Bang TheoryCBS3.1015.93 million
The NFL TodayCBS2.7010.23 million
This Is UsNBC2.709.65 million
Young SheldonCBS2.6014.17 million
Bob's BurgersFOX2.104.76 million
Ellen's Game of GamesNBC2.107.89 million
Family GuyFOX1.804.10 million
MomCBS1.609.54 million


Sunday Night FootballNBC6.7719.04 million
Thursday Night FootballCBS4.7314.75 million
Young SheldonCBS3.8015.86 million
The Big Bang TheoryCBS3.2514.48 million
This Is UsNBC3.1811.42 million
The Voice (Mon.)NBC2.5010.72 million
The Voice (Tues.)NBC2.4010.62 million
Will & GraceNBC2.137.69 million
Grey's AnatomyABC2.178.07 million
The Good DoctorABC2.1010.86 million