Here are the same-day, Live +3 and Live +7 adults 18-49 ratings for every non-sports show that aired on CBS in 2015-16. Same-day ratings are for all new episodes aired in-season (Sept. 21, 2015-May 25, 2016), including those coded as specials. DVR ratings include only regularly scheduled episodes not coded as specials. Summer shows that aired one or two episodes in season aren’t included.

Top-rated show: “The Big Bang Theory.” Same-day, 3.7; Live +3, 5.4; Live +7, 5.8.

Biggest rise in the rankings: “Blue Bloods.” Tied for 19th in same-day (1.2) but 12th in L+3 (1.9) and 14th in L+7 (2.0).

Biggest fall: “60 Minutes.” Fifth in same-day (1.8) but 16th in L+3 and 19th in L+7, with no change from its same-day number.

L +SD rank Show L +SD rating   L +3 rank L +3 rating Rank +/-   L +7 rank L +7 rating Rank +/- (from L3)
1 The Big Bang Theory 3.7 1 5.4    — 1 5.8    —
2 NCIS 2.2 2 2.9    — 2 3.1    —
3 Survivor 2.1 3 2.7    — 4 2.8   -1
4 Life in Pieces 2.0 5 2.5   -1 6 2.7   -1
5 60 Minutes 1.8 16 1.8  -11 19 1.8   -3
Criminal Minds 1.8 3 2.7  +2 3 3.0    —
Scorpion 1.8 5 2.5    — 4 2.8  +1
NCIS: New Orleans 1.8 7 2.3   -2 7 2.5    —
9 Mom 1.7 9 2.2    — 10 2.3   -1
Supergirl 1.7 7 2.3  +2 7 2.5    —
11 The Odd Couple – Thursday 1.6 16 1.8   -5 16 1.9    —
2 Broke Girls 1.6 9 2.2  +2 10 2.3   -1
Mike & Molly 1.6 12 1.9   -1 12 2.1    —
14 Angel from Hell 1.4 16 1.8   -2 16 1.9    —
Limitless 1.4 11 2.1  +3 9 2.4  +2
16 NCIS: Los Angeles 1.3 12 1.9  +4 12 2.1    —
Code Black 1.3 12 1.9  +4 14 2.0   -2
Criminal Minds: Beyond Borders 1.3 19 1.7   -3 16 1.9  +3
19 Blue Bloods 1.2 12 1.9  +7 14 2.0   -2
Madam Secretary 1.2 21 1.6   -2 23 1.6   -2
The Odd Couple – Monday 1.2 25 1.4   -6 26 1.5   -1
Undercover Boss 1.2 28 1.3   -9 28 1.4    —
23 Hawaii Five-0 1.1 19 1.7  +4 19 1.8    —
The Amazing Race 1.1 21 1.6  +2 22 1.7   -1
The Good Wife 1.1 24 1.5   -1 23 1.6  +1
26 Person of Interest – Tuesday 1.0 25 1.4  +1 23 1.6  +2
Elementary 1.0 21 1.6  +5 19 1.8  +2
28 Person of Interest – Monday 0.9 28 1.3    — 28 1.4    —
Rush Hour 0.9 30 1.1   -2 30 1.1    —
CSI: Cyber 0.9 25 1.4  +3 26 1.5   -1
31 48 Hours 0.8 31 1.0    — 31 1.0    —

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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