March 15, 2016



Unscripted veterans won Monday’s rating roses.

DEMOGRAPHIC DETAIL: For each broadcast program (or hour segment), the chart below displays preliminary key advertiser demographics (adult 18-34, 18-49 and 25-54 ratings), audience skews (women 18-49, men 18-49 and adults 50+ shares) and total viewership (thousands of people over the age of 2).

Ratings analysis and comparisons follow the chart.

Fasts Demo 2016 Mar MON.14

ABC:  The season finale of THE BACHELOR climbed 0.6 from last week to a season-high 2.8, and the AFTER THE FINAL ROSE post-show was just slightly lower at 2.7.  Both maintained last year’s numbers.

NBC:  THE VOICE slipped 0.2 to 3.0, and BLINDSPOT, with much stronger than usual 10PM competition, held at 1.7.

CBS:  SUPERGIRL fell 0.1 to a new low 1.3 from its last new airing 2 weeks ago.  SCORPION was steady at 1.5.  NCIS: LA, on the other hand, managed to gain 0.1 to 1.3.

FOX:  GOTHAM dropped 0.2 to 1.3, and LUCIFER was off by 0.1 to 1.2.

CW:  Reruns at twin 0.2s.

Plenty of comings and goings tonight.  NBC, following its recent pattern, previews new sitcom CROWDED with 2 episodes after THE VOICE.  On cable, AWKWARD and FAKING IT return to MTV, while TNT’S RIZZOLI & ISLES and Freeform’s PRETTY LITTLE LIARS have finales.

COMPARISONS TO SIMILAR NIGHTS: Preliminary adult 18-49 ratings versus the same night last year and same night last week.

Fasts Track 2016 Mar MON.14

CABLE RATINGS: Come back this afternoon for detailed demographic ratings for top cable programs from this day.


About the Author

Mitch Metcalf
MITCH METCALF has been tracking every US film release of over 500 screens (over 2300 movies and counting) since the storied weekend of May 20, 1994, when Maverick and Beverly Hills Cop 3 inspired countless aficionados to devote their lives to the art of cinema. Prior to that, he studied Politics and Economics at Princeton in order to prepare for his dream of working in television. He has been Head of West Coast Research at ABC, then moved to NBC in 2000 and became Head of Scheduling for 11 years.