Sunday TV Ratings: FAMILY GUY and BOB’S BURGERS Drop, ONCE UPON A TIME Ties Series Low

     March 18, 2013


Sunday evening’s TV ratings are in.  Here’s a look at the highlights:

  • While topping the night ratings-wise, Family Guy dropped 15% from last week’s 2.7 rating to a 2.3 and 4.88 million viewers.
  • Also down on Fox was a new episode of Bob’s Burgers, which hit a 1.6 rating and 3.52 million viewers for an 11% drop from last week’s 1.8 rating.
  • ABC’s drama Once Upon a Time notched a 2.2 rating and 7.23 million viewers, tying its series low and dropping 4% from last week’s 2.3 rating.

Hit the jump for the full ratings report for Sunday, March 17th, including The Cleveland Show, The Good Wife, The Mentalist, and more.


  • bobs-burgers-two-for-tinaThe Cleveland Show garnered a 1.2 rating and 2.84 million viewers for its first episode, dropping 25% from its last new original’s 1.6 rating, while the night’s next new episode hit a 1.8 rating and 4 million viewers.
  • Also down was The Simpsons, which hit a 2.1 rating and 4.84 million viewers.  That’s down 5% from last week’s 2.2 rating.
  • Family Guy notched a 2.3 rating and 4.88 million viewers, dropping 15% from last week’s 2.7 rating.
  • Closing out Animation Domination, Bob’s Burgers scored a 1.6 rating and 3.52 million viewers, which is down 11% from last week’s 1.8 rating.


  • ABC’s Once Upon a Time tied its series low with a 2.2 rating and 7.23 million viewers, dropping 4% from last week’s 2.3 rating.
  • The soap Revenge garnered a 1.8 rating and 6.45 million viewers, dropping 10% from last week’s 2.0 rating.
  • New series Red Widow hit a 1.0 rating and 4.38 million viewers, dropping 9% from last week’s premiere rating of 1.1.


  • Over at CBS, The Good Wife earned a 1.5 rating and 9.02 million viewers, which is even with last week’s performance.
  • The Mentalist notched a 1.6 rating and 9.79 million viewers, which is down 6% from last week’s 1.7 rating.


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