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TV Ratings: ‘Empire’ audience grows for unprecedented seventh week

For a seventh week in a row, Empire scored overnight audience growth on Wednesday. It also dominated the ratings for an eighth week in a row. Simply amazing!

Empire had a 5.3 preliminary adult rating and 13.8 million viewers. That’s up from 5.2 and 13.2 million viewers last week.

Eight-week overnight track for Empire: 6.8/10 – 7.3/11 – 7.6/12 – 7.9/12 – 8.0/12 – 8.2/13 – 8.8/13 – 9.2/14.

'Empire' audience grows for unprecedented seventh week

TV Ratings Wednesday Preliminary – February 25, 2015

Time Net Show 18-49 Rating 18-49 Share Viewers Live+SD (million)
8:00PM FOX American Idol 2.6 8 10.18
CBS Survivor (8-9:30) 2.3 7 9.88
ABC The Middle 2.0 7 7.39
NBC The Mysteries of Laura 1.4 4 7.65
CW Arrow 1.0 3 2.90
8:30PM ABC The Goldbergs 2.5 8 7.46
9:00PM FOX Empire 5.3 15 13.75
ABC Modern Family 3.4 10 9.30
NBC Law And Order: SVU 1.6 4 7.69
CW The 100 0.6 2 1.79
9:30PM ABC black-ish 2.3 6 6.72
CBS The Amazing Race (9:30-11) 1.5 4 6.06
10:00PM NBC Chicago PD 1.5 5 7.35
ABC Nashville 1.4 4 4.88

Via TVbytheNumbers

Half Hours

8:00 p.m.

ABC – The Middle
Viewers: 7.39 million (#4), A18-49: 2.0/ 7 (#3)

CBS – Survivor (season premiere)
Viewers: 9.88 million (#1), A18-49: 2.3/ 8 (#2)

NBC – The Mysteries of Laura (with guest star Eric McCormack)
Viewers: 7.61 million (#3), A18-49: 1.4/ 5 (#4)

Fox – American Idol
Viewers: 9.62 million (#2), A18-49: 2.5/ 8 (#1)

CW – The Flash
Viewers: 2.93 million (#5), A18-49: 1.0/ 3 (#5)

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8:30 p.m.

ABC – The Goldbergs
Viewers: 7.46 million (#4), A18-49: 2.5/ 8 (#2)

CBS – Survivor (season premiere)
Viewers: 9.79 million (#2), A18-49: 2.3/ 7 (#2)

NBC – The Mysteries of Laura (with guest star Eric McCormack)
Viewers: 7.67 million (#3), A18-49: 1.3/ 4 (#4)

Fox – American Idol
Viewers: 10.74 million (#1), A18-49: 2.8/ 8 (#1)

CW – The Flash
Viewers: 2.80 million (#5), A18-49: 1.0/ 3 (#5)

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9:00 p.m.

ABC – Modern Family
Viewers: 9.30 million (#3), A18-49: 3.4/10 (#2)

CBS – Survivor (season premiere)
Viewers: 9.98 million (#2), A18-49: 2.4/ 7 (#3)

NBC – Law & Order: SVU
Viewers: 7.44 million (#4), A18-49: 1.5/ 4 (#4)

Fox – Empire
Viewers: 13.53 million (#1), A18-49: 5.2/15 (#1)

CW – The 100
Viewers: 1.86 million (#5), A18-49: 0.6/ 2 (#5)

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9:30 p.m.

ABC – black-ish
Viewers: 6.72 million (#3), A18-49: 2.3/ 6 (#2)

CBS – The Amazing Race (season premiere)
Viewers: 6.47 million (#4), A18-49: 1.5/ 4 (#4)

NBC – Law & Order: SVU
Viewers: 7.95 million (#2), A18-49: 1.6/ 4 (#3)

Fox – Empire
Viewers: 13.98 million (#1), A18-49: 5.4/15 (#1)

CW – The 100
Viewers: 1.72 million (#5), A18-49: 0.5/ 2 (#5)

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10:00 p.m.

ABC – Nashville
Viewers: 5.06 million (#3), A18-49: 1.5/ 4 (#1t)

CBS – The Amazing Race (season premiere)
Viewers: 6.03 million (#2), A18-49: 1.5/ 4 (#1t)

NBC – Chicago PD
Viewers: 7.32 million (#3), A18-49: 1.5/ 4 (#1t)

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10:30 p.m.

ABC – Nashville
Viewers: 4.69 million (#3), A18-49: 1.3/ 4 (#3)

CBS – The Amazing Race (season premiere)
Viewers: 5.68 million (#2), A18-49: 1.4/ 5 (#2)

NBC – Chicago PD
Viewers: 7.37 million (#1), A18-49: 1.5/ 5 (#1)

Source: Nielsen Media Research

Via TV Media Insights

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