“Deadly Class” generated the largest adults 18-49 percentage gain in the cable live +7 ratings for the week of March 11.

The freshman SyFy series took the chart’s no. 1 spot for the week, managing to grow from its initial 0.1 L+SD rating in the demo to a 0.4 (+0.3, +300%), after a week of delayed viewing. Freeform’s “Good Trouble” (0.3) and FX’s “Better Things” (0.3) tied for second place in the chart, as both grew 200% from their initial L+SD ratings.

Elsewhere, AMC’s “The Walking Dead” scored the biggest gains in both the adults 18-49 and total viewers measures yet again, growing by 1.2 points (+71%) and by 2.91 million viewers (64%). MTV’s “Teen Mom II” posted the week’s second-largest 18-49 boost, rising from a 0.5 to a 1.2 (+0.7, +140%).

Here are the top cable shows in the Live +7 rankings for March 11-17, 2019. Rankings include original programs only, not repeats.

Adults 18-49 – total gain

Rank Show Net L + SD L +7 7-day increase 7-day % increase
1 THE WALKING DEAD AMC 1.7 2.9 1.2 71%
2 TEEN MOM II MTV 0.5 1.2 0.7 140%
3 CHALLENGE: WAR OF WORLDS MTV 0.5 1.1 0.6 120%
REAL HOUSEWIVES OF BEVERLY HILLS BRAVO 0.6 1.2 0.6 100%
5 VANDERPUMP RULES BRAVO 0.5 1.0 0.5 100%
REAL HOUSEWIVES OF NYC BRAVO 0.5 1.0 0.5 100%
7 GOLD RUSH DISCOVERY 0.6 1.0 0.4 67%
GOLD RUSH: DIRT AFTERSHOW DISCOVERY 0.5 0.9 0.4 80%
60 DAYS IN REUNION – S A&E 0.4 0.8 0.4 100%
BLACK INK CREW VH1 0.4 0.8 0.4 100%
TOP CHEF BRAVO 0.3 0.7 0.4 133%
MARRIAGE BOOT CAMP WETV 0.3 0.7 0.4 133%
REAL HOUSEWIVES OF ATLANTA BRAVO 0.8 1.2 0.4 50%
CURSE OF OAK ISLAND HISTORY 0.8 1.2 0.4 50%
15 LOVE & HIP HOP MIAMI VH1 0.5 0.8 0.3 60%
DEADLY CLASS SYFY 0.1 0.4 0.3 300%
PROJECT BLUE BOOK HISTORY 0.3 0.6 0.3 100%
MARRIED AT FIRST SIGHT LIFETIME 0.3 0.6 0.3 100%
SUMMER HOUSE BRAVO 0.2 0.5 0.3 150%
VERY CAVALLARI ENT 0.2 0.5 0.3 150%
SIESTA KEY MTV 0.2 0.5 0.3 150%
KIDS BAKING CHAMP FOOD 0.4 0.7 0.3 75%
EX ON THE BEACH MTV 0.4 0.7 0.3 75%
24 WWE SMACKDOWN USA 0.7 0.9 0.2 29%
LOVE AND HIP HOP VH1 0.7 0.9 0.2 29%

Note: 28 shows tied for 25th place with 0.2 gains.

Adults 18-49 – percentage gain

Rank Show Net L + SD L +7 7-day increase 7-day % increase
1 DEADLY CLASS SYFY 0.1 0.4 0.3 300%
2 GOOD TROUBLE FREEFORM 0.1 0.3 0.2 200%
BETTER THINGS FX 0.1 0.3 0.2 200%
4 SUMMER HOUSE BRAVO 0.2 0.5 0.3 150%
VERY CAVALLARI ENT 0.2 0.5 0.3 150%
SIESTA KEY MTV 0.2 0.5 0.3 150%
7 TEEN MOM II MTV 0.5 1.2 0.7 140%
8 TOP CHEF BRAVO 0.3 0.7 0.4 133%
MARRIAGE BOOT CAMP WETV 0.3 0.7 0.4 133%
10 CHALLENGE: WAR OF WORLDS MTV 0.5 1.1 0.6 120%
11 REAL HOUSEWIVES OF BEVERLY HILLS BRAVO 0.6 1.2 0.6 100%
VANDERPUMP RULES BRAVO 0.5 1.0 0.5 100%
REAL HOUSEWIVES OF NYC BRAVO 0.5 1.0 0.5 100%
60 DAYS IN REUNION – S A&E 0.4 0.8 0.4 100%
BLACK INK CREW VH1 0.4 0.8 0.4 100%
PROJECT BLUE BOOK HISTORY 0.3 0.6 0.3 100%
MARRIED AT FIRST SIGHT LIFETIME 0.3 0.6 0.3 100%
PROJECT RUNWAY – P BRAVO 0.2 0.4 0.2 100%
DON’T BE TARDY BRAVO 0.2 0.4 0.2 100%
GARAGE REHAB DISCOVERY 0.2 0.4 0.2 100%
BOTCHED ENT 0.2 0.4 0.2 100%
TOTAL BELLAS ENT 0.2 0.4 0.2 100%
LINDSAY LOHAN’S BEACH CLUB MTV 0.2 0.4 0.2 100%
THE MAGICIANS SYFY 0.2 0.4 0.2 100%

Note: 32 shows tied for 25th place with 100% gains.

Viewers – total gain

Rank Show Net L+SD (000s) L+7 (000s) 7-day increase
7-day % increase
1 THE WALKING DEAD AMC 4,573 7,485 2,912 64%
2 CURSE OF OAK ISLAND HISTORY 3,469 4,847 1,378 40%
3 REAL HOUSEWIVES OF BEVERLY HILLS BRAVO 1,559 2,936 1,377 88%
4 PROJECT BLUE BOOK HISTORY 1,550 2,867 1,317 85%
5 TEEN MOM II MTV 987 2,168 1,181 120%
6 GOLD RUSH: DIRT AFTERSHOW DISCOVERY 2,014 3,157 1,143 57%
7 TOP CHEF BRAVO 911 2,026 1,115 122%
8 GOLD RUSH DISCOVERY 2,599 3,706 1,107 43%
9 REAL HOUSEWIVES OF NYC BRAVO 1,387 2,479 1,092 79%
10 VANDERPUMP RULES BRAVO 1,172 2,238 1,066 91%
11 REAL TIME WITH BILL MAHER HBO 1,636 2,581 945 58%
12 CHALLENGE: WAR OF WORLDS MTV 843 1,688 845 100%
13 MARRIED AT FIRST SIGHT LIFETIME 862 1,704 842 98%
14 KIDS BAKING CHAMP FOOD 1,665 2,493 828 50%
15 REAL HOUSEWIVES OF ATLANTA BRAVO 2,089 2,910 821 39%
16 ALASKAN BUSH PEOPLE DISCOVERY 1,785 2,557 772 43%
17 BILLIONS – P SHOWTIME 843 1,606 763 91%
18 HALL ORIGINAL MOVIE – P HALLMARK 2,524 3,276 752 30%
19 HAVES AND THE HAVE NOTS OWN 1,803 2,550 747 41%
20 60 DAYS IN REUNION – S A&E 1,096 1,820 724 66%
21 MARRIAGE BOOT CAMP WETV 777 1,442 665 86%
22 PROJECT RUNWAY – P BRAVO 1,020 1,668 648 64%
23 MIRACLE WORKERS TBS 945 1,588 643 68%
24 BLACK INK CREW VH1 847 1,467 620 73%
25 HOME TOWN HGTV 1,381 2,000 619 45%

Viewers – percentage gain

Rank Show Net L+SD (000s) L+7 (000s) 7-day increase
7-day % increase
1 DEADLY CLASS SYFY 369 912 543 147%
2 LINDSAY LOHAN’S BEACH CLUB MTV 327 757 430 131%
3 TOP CHEF BRAVO 911 2,026 1,115 122%
4 TEEN MOM II MTV 987 2,168 1,181 120%
BETTER THINGS FX 337 740 403 120%
6 I’M SORRY TRU 198 434 236 119%
SCHITT’S CREEK POP 247 540 293 119%
8 AMERICAN GODS STARZ 348 760 412 118%
9 GOOD TROUBLE FREEFORM 314 664 350 111%
TOTAL BELLAS ENT 396 837 441 111%
VERY CAVALLARI ENT 406 858 452 111%
SHADOWHUNTERS FREEFORM 348 734 386 111%
13 SIESTA KEY MTV 444 926 482 109%
14 THE PROFIT CNBC 259 537 278 107%
15 CHALLENGE: WAR OF WORLDS MTV 843 1,688 845 100%
THE MAGICIANS SYFY 537 1,073 536 100%
17 DON’T BE TARDY BRAVO 568 1,127 559 98%
MARRIED AT FIRST SIGHT LIFETIME 862 1,704 842 98%
19 VANDERPUMP RULES BRAVO 1,172 2,238 1,066 91%
BILLIONS – P SHOWTIME 843 1,606 763 91%
21 REAL HOUSEWIVES OF BEVERLY HILLS BRAVO 1,559 2,936 1,377 88%
22 MARRIAGE BOOT CAMP WETV 777 1,442 665 86%
23 PROJECT BLUE BOOK HISTORY 1,550 2,867 1,317 85%
CORPORATE COMEDY 171 316 145 85%
25 IMPRACTICAL JOKERS – S TRU 291 527 236 81%

Source: The Nielsen Company.

Posted by:Alex Welch

Alex Welch has been writing for TV by the Numbers since January 2016. In his off time he enjoys rewatching old episodes of Game of Thrones and unironically singing along to ABBA. Every now and then, he even does them at the same time. He lives in Los Angeles.

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