Complete TV Ratings 1996-1997


Rank Show Network Rating
1 ER 21,2
2 Seinfeld 20,5
3 Suddenly Susan 17,0
4 Friends 16,8
4 The Naked Truth 16,8
6 Fired Up 16,5
7 NFL Monday Night Football 16,2
8 The Single Guy 14,1
9 Home Improvement 14,0
10 Touched by an Angel 13,6
11 60 Minutes 13,3
12 20/20 12,8
13 NYPD Blue 12,5
14 CBS Sunday Movie 12,1
15 PrimeTime Live 11,9
16 Frasier 11,8
17 Spin City 11,7
18 NBC Sunday Night Movie 11,5
18 The Drew Carey Show 11,5
20 The X-Files 11,4
20 Dateline NBC (Tue.) 11,4
22 Soul Man 11,2
22 Cosby 11,2
24 Walker, Texas Ranger 11,0
24 Mad About You 11,0
24 NFL Monday Night Movie 11,0
24 Caroline in the City 11,0
28 3rd Rock From The Sun 10,8
28 Law and Order 10,8
30 Ellen 10,6
31 Dateline NBC (Fri.) 10,5
31 Cybill 10,5
31 Chicago Hope 10,5
34 Murphy Brown 10,4
35 Roseanne 10,1
36 CBS Tuesday Movie 10,0
37 Ink 9,6
38 Life's Work 9,5
38 Something So Right 9,5
40 ABC Sunday Night Movie 9,4
41 Sabrina the teenage Witch 9,3
41 CBS Wednesday Night Movie 9,3
43 King of the Hill 9,2
43 The Practice 9,2
45 Grace Under Fire 9,1
45 The Nanny 9,1
45 Pearl 9,1
45 Diagnosis Murder 9,1
49 Early Edition 9,0
50 Family Matters 8,8
51 Boy Meets World 8,7
51 Boston Common 8,7
53 The Simpsons 8,6
53 Clueless 8,6
53 ABC Monday Night Movie 8,6
53 Arsenio 8,6
53 Unsolved Mysteries 8,6
58 Dr. Quinn, Medecine Woman 8,5
58 Promised Land 8,5
58 Melrose Place 8,5
61 Step By Step 8,4
61 Beverly Hills, 90210 8,4
63 Townies 8,2
64 Coach 8,1
64 Nash Bridges 8,1
64 Coast To Coast 8,1
64 Just Shoot Me 8,1
68 JAG 8,0
68 Homicide: Life on the Street 8,0
68 Maloney 8,0
71 America's Funniest Home Videos 2 7,8
71 Jeff Foxworthy 7,8
73 Dateline NBC (Sun.) 7,7
73 Men Behaving Badly 7,7
73 48 Hours 7,7
76 Chicago Sons 7,6
76 Temporarily Yours 7,6
76 Wings 7,6
76 Almost Perfect 7,6
80 Mr. Rhodes 7,5
80 Orleans 7,5
82 Profiler 7,4
82 Party of Five 7,4
84 Everybody Loves Raymond 7,3
84 Mr. And Mrs. Smith 7,3
84 The John Larroquette Show 7,3
84 ABC Thursday Night Movie 7,3
84 Dave's World (Wed.) 7,3
89 The Pretender 7,2
89 Turning Point 7,2
91 Saturday Night at the Movies 7,1
92 Feds 7,0
92 NewsRadio 7,0
94 Fox Tuesday Night Movie 6,9
94 Millenium 6,9
94 Dave's World  6,9
97 Married With Children 6,7
98 America's Funniest Home Videos 6,6
98 Crisis Center 6,6
100 AMW: America Fights Back 6,4
100 Dangerous Minds 6,4
102 Cops 2 6,3
102 High Incident 6,3
104 Lois & Clark 6,2
104 Living Single 6,2
104 New York Undercover 6,2
104 Vital Signs 6,2
108 Fox Movie Special 6,1
108 Ned and Stacey 6,1
110 Martin 6,0
110 Spy Game 6,0
112 Prince Street 5,9
113 Cops 5,7
113 Dark Skies 5,7
113 Second Noah 5,7
113 Murder One 5,7
117 Pacific Palisades 5,6
118 Sliders 5,5
118 America's Most Wanted 5,5
118 Married With Children (Sun.) 5,5
118 EZ Streets 5,5
122 Relativity 5,4
123 Pauly 5,3
124 Public Morals 5,1
125 Common Law 5,0
126 Party Girl 4,8
127 Gun 4,7
128 Star Trek: Voyager 4,3
129 Lawless 4,1
130 Leaving L.A. 3,9
131 Big Deal 3,8
131 Lush Life 3,8
133 Love and Marrige 3,6
134 Moesha 3,5
135 The Jamie Foxx Show 3,4
135 Malcolm & Eddie 3,4
135 The Sentinel 3,4
135 Sister, Sister (special) 3,4
139 The Wayans Bros. 3,3
139 In The House 3,3
141 Smart Guy 3,2
142 Sister, Sister 3,0
142 Nick Freno 3,0
144 Unhappily Ever After 2,9
145 Homeboys in Outer Space 2,8
145 Social Studies 2,8
147 The Steve Harvey Show 2,7
147 The Steve Harvey Show (Wed.) 2,7
149 Buffy The Vampire Slayer 2,6
149 Goode Behavior 2,6
149 Sparks 2,6
152 The Parent 'Hood 2,4
152 Kirk 2,4
154 Brotherly Love 2,3
154 The Burning Zone 2,3
154 7th Heaven 2,3
154 Savannah 2,3
158 Life With Roger 2,2
158 Brotherly Love 2,0
160 Brotherly Love (Sun.) 1,9
160 Nick Freno (Sun.) 1,9
162 Fox NHL Playoffs - Postgame Show 1,2
Source: 1998 A&E Entertainment Almanac



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