Per usual this fall, “American Horror Story: Roanoke” was the clear leader in gains from DVR and on-demand viewing for the week of Oct. 10-16.

The FX series grew by 1.4 points in adults 18-49, nearly doubling its same-day rating of 1.5 to reach a 2.9 in Live +3 ratings. It also came close to doubling its total audience, growing by 94 percent (2.83 million to 5.48 million).

“South Park” and “The Real Housewives of Orange County” each grew by 0.7 in adults 18-49. They also had some of the bigger viewer gains among the Top 25, growing by 1.13 million and 1.3 million viewers. The season premiere of “Gold Rush” on Discovery also grew by about 1.1 million people.

Top 25 cable shows (including ties) in Live +3 adults 18-49 for Oct. 10-16, 2016

Rank Show Net L+3 18-49 rating Gain vs. Live + SD % gain vs. Live + SD
1 MONDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL – JETS/CARDINALS ESPN 3.3 0.0 0%
2 AMERICAN HORROR STORY: ROANOKE FX 2.9 1.4 93%
3 NLCS GM 2 – DODGERS/CUBS FS1 2.1 0.0 0%
4 NL DIVISION SERIES GM 4 – CUBS/GIANTS FS1 2.0 0.0 0%
5 SOUTH PARK CMDY 1.8 0.7 64%
6 NLCS GM 1 – DODGERS/CUBS FS1 1.6 0.0 0%
LOVE & HIP HOP HOLLYWOOD VH1 1.6 0.4 33%
8 THE REAL HOUSEWIVES OF OC BRVO 1.4 0.7 100%
THURSDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL – BRONCOS/CHARGERS NFLN 1.4 0.0 0%
10 GOLD RUSH – P DISC 1.3 0.5 62%
NL DIVISION SERIES GM 3 – GIANTS/CUBS FS1 1.3 0.0 0%
WESTWORLD HBOM 1.3 0.4 44%
SURVIVING COMPTON – P LIF 1.3 0.4 44%
TEEN MOM MTV 1.3 0.6 86%
15 THE WALKING DEAD: THE JOURNEY SO FAR – S AMC 1.2 0.3 33%
16 THE REAL HOUSEWIVES OF NJ BRVO 1.1 0.5 83%
BELOW DECK BRVO 1.1 0.5 83%
ALCS GM 1 – BLUE JAYS/INDIANS TBSC 1.1 0.0 0%
WWE MONDAY NIGHT RAW – 9 p.m. USA 1.1 0.1 10%
WWE MONDAY NIGHT RAW – 10 p.m. USA 1.1 0.2 22%
BASKETBALL WIVES LA VH1 1.1 0.3 38%
BLACK INK CREW CHICAGO VH1 1.1 0.2 22%
23 INK MASTER SPK 1.0 0.4 67%
WWE MONDAY NIGHT RAW – 8 p.m. USA 1.0 0.1 11%
CHRISLEY KNOWS BEST – 10 p.m. USA 1.0 0.3 43%
CHRISLEY KNOWS BEST – 10:30 p.m. USA 1.0 0.3 43%
WWE SMACKDOWN USA 1.0 0.2 25%

 

Top 25 cable shows in Live +3 viewers for Oct. 10-162016

Rank Show Net L+3 viewers (000s) Gain vs. Live + SD (000s) % gain vs. Live + SD
1 MONDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL – JETS/CARDINALS ESPN 9100 43 0%
2 NLCS GM 2 – DODGERS/CUBS FS1 7333 33 0%
3 NL DIVISION SERIES GM 4 – CUBS/GIANTS FS1 6416 40 1%
4 NLCS GM 1 – DODGERS/CUBS FS1 5983 51 1%
5 AMERICAN HORROR STORY: ROANOKE FX 5475 2650 94%
6 NL DIVISION SERIES GM 3 – GIANTS/CUBS FS1 4152 49 1%
7 ALCS GM 1 – BLUE JAYS/INDIANS TBSC 4139 26 1%
8 GOLD RUSH – P DISC 3962 1109 39%
9 THE O’REILLY FACTOR – WEDS. FXNC 3780 51 1%
10 THE O’REILLY FACTOR – MON. FXNC 3609 77 2%
11 THE O’REILLY FACTOR – TUES. FXNC 3577 59 2%
12 ALASKA: THE LAST FRONTIER – P DISC 3557 470 15%
13 THURSDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL – BRONCOS/CHARGERS NFLN 3390 12 0%
14 THE O’REILLY FACTOR – THURS. FXNC 3259 34 1%
15 THE KELLY FILE – WEDS. FXNC 3220 22 1%
16 WWE MONDAY NIGHT RAW – 9 p.m. USA 3193 316 11%
17 THE REAL HOUSEWIVES OF OC BRVO 3148 1303 71%
18 THE KELLY FILE – TUES. FXNC 3130 15 0%
19 WWE MONDAY NIGHT RAW – 8 p.m. USA 3106 314 11%
20 HANNITY – TUES. FXNC 3070 68 2%
21 WESTWORLD HBOM 3039 942 45%
SURVIVING COMPTON – P LIF 2992 706 31%
23 WWE MONDAY NIGHT RAW – 10 p.m. USA 2979 368 14%
24 LOVE & HIP HOP HOLLYWOOD VH1 2963 593 25%
25 SOUTH PARK CMDY 2944 1126 62%

Source: The Nielsen Company

Posted by:Rick Porter

Rick Porter has been covering TV since the days when networks sent screeners on VHS, one of which was a teaser for the first season of "American Idol." He's left-handed, makes a very solid grilled cheese and has been editor of TV by the Numbers since October 2015. He lives in Austin.

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