Here are the most recent TV ratings for Mad Men on AMC. The TV show’s ratings are the best way to tell if it will be cancelled or renewed for another season (though Mad Men has already been renewed through season six). The fifth season of Mad Men airs Sunday nights. There are 13 episodes.
Created by Matthew Weiner, this AMC show revolves around Don Draper (Jon Hamm) and others connected with the Madison Avenue advertising world of the 1960s. The current cast also includes Aaron Staton, Bryan Batt, Christina Hendricks, Elisabeth Moss, January Jones, John Slattery, Michael Gladis, Rich Sommer, Robert Morse, and Vincent Kartheiser.
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Final season five averages: 0.9 rating in the 18-49 demographic with 2.61 million total viewers.
Episode 05-13: Sunday, 06/10/12
0.9 in the demo (+13% change) with 2.70 million total viewers (+12% change).
Season average: 0.87 in the demo with 2.61 million.
Episode 05-12: Sunday, 06/03/12
0.8 in the demo (+33% change) with 2.41 million total viewers (+17% change).
Season average: 0.87 in the demo with 2.60 million.
Episode 05-11: Sunday, 05/27/12
0.6 in the demo (0% change) with 2.07 million total viewers (-8% change).
Season average: 0.87 in the demo with 2.62 million.
Episode 05-10: Sunday, 05/20/12
0.6 in the demo (-14% change) with 1.92 million total viewers (-10% change).
Season average: 0.90 in the demo with 2.68 million.
Episode 05-09: Sunday, 05/13/12
0.7 in the demo (0% change) with 2.13 million total viewers (-7% change).
Season average: 0.93 in the demo with 2.76 million.
Episode 05-08: Sunday, 05/06/12
0.7 in the demo (0% change) with 2.29 million total viewers (-1% change).
Season average: 0.96 in the demo with 2.84 million.
Episode 05-07: Sunday, 04/29/12
0.7 in the demo (-22% change) with 2.31 million total viewers (-13% change).
Season average: 1.00 in the demo with 2.92 million.
Episode 05-06: Sunday, 04/22/12
0.9 in the demo (-10% change) with 2.66 million total viewers (-9% change).
Season average: 1.05 in the demo with 3.02 million.
Episode 05-05: Sunday, 04/15/12
1.0 in the demo (0% change) with 2.70 million total viewers (-2% change).
Season average: 1.08 in the demo with 3.09 million.
Episode 05-04: Sunday, 04/08/12
1.0 in the demo (0% change) with 2.83 million total viewers (-6% change).
Season average: 1.10 in the demo with 3.19 million.
Episode 05-03: Sunday, 04/01/12
1.0 in the demo (-17% episode-to-episode change) with 2.94 million total viewers (-17% change).
Season average: 1.13 in the demo with 3.34 million.
Episode 05-01 & 05-02: Sunday, 03/25/12
1.2 rating in the 18-49 demographic with 3.54 million total viewers.
Season average: 1.20 in the demo with 3.54 million.
Cable ratings are typically released within a day or so of the show’s airing, except for in the case of weekends and holidays. They are sometimes harder to come by so there may be occasional delays or gaps.
What do you think? Do you like the Mad Men TV series? Do you think that season six should be the end?
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