Live+7 Day Ratings for the Week of Oct. 19, 2020 (Week No. 5):
ABC's 'The Conners' Premiere Is Week's No. 1 Gainer in Live+7 Day Playback
'The Bachelorette' and 'The Goldbergs' Premiere Tie as No. 2 Playback Gainer
'Supermarket Sweep' Is No. 1 Gainer Among New Series for 2nd Week in a Row
'The Conners' Hits 1-Year Playback High in Total Viewers
During the week of Oct. 19, 2020, the season premiere of ABC's "The Conners" stood as the No. 1 gainer in Live+7 Day playback in Total Viewers (+2.08 million) and Adults 18-49 (+0.5 rating points). In addition, ABC's "The Bachelorette" and season premiere of "The Goldbergs" tied as the week's No. 2 gainer in TV playback among Adults 18-49 (+0.4 rating points), while "Supermarket Sweep" ranked as the No. 1 playback gainer for a new series for the 2nd week in a row (+0.3 rating points).
Spiking by +2.08 million viewers from its Live+Same Day average to Live+7 Day, "The Conners" scored its biggest playback lift in 1 year in Total Viewers - since 10/15/19. In addition, "The Bachelorette" delivered a larger playback increase in Total Viewers in week 2 versus week 1 (+1.32 million vs. +1.24 million).
Source: The Nielsen Company, National Live+7 Day vs. Live+Same Day Program Ratings, week No. 5 = 10/19-10/25/20, excludes repeats and programs < 5 minutes. Beginning 8/31/20, National Program Ratings also include Out of Home (OOH) viewing.