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Revolution: Season One Ratings

Revolution TV show ratings on NBCWhile characters of Revolution try to find a way to recover the world’s power, NBC is trying to recover their ratings power. If the TV series can help them or not will ultimately determine if the show is cancelled or renewed for a second season.

The show’s large cast includes Billy Burke, Tracy Spiridakos, Anna Lise Phillips, Graham Rogers, JD Pardo, Zak Orth, Maria Howell, David Lyons, Giancarlo Esposito, Tim Guinee, Elizabeth Mitchell, Derek Webster, and Daniella Alonso.

The first season of Revolution typically airs Monday nights at 10pm. NBC has ordered 13 20 episodes. Below are the TV show’s latest ratings for the first season, the best way to tell if Revolution will stick around long enough for the series’ storyline to conclude.

These figures will be updated as the weeks progress so be sure to bookmark and return to this page:

Final season averages: 2.6 rating in the 18-49 demographic with 7.21 million total viewers.

Episode 01-20: Monday, 06/03/13
2.0 in the demo (+5% change) with 6.17 million (-2% change).
Season averages: 2.57 in the demo with 7.21 million.

Episode 01-19: Monday, 05/27/13
1.9 in the demo (0% change) with 6.32 million (+12% change).
Season averages: 2.60 in the demo with 7.27 million.

Episode 01-18: Monday, 05/20/13
1.9 in the demo (0% change) with 5.64 million (+2% change).
Season averages: 2.64 in the demo with 7.32 million.

Episode 01-17: Monday, 05/13/13
1.9 in the demo (-5% change) with 5.51 million (-9% change).
Season averages: 2.68 in the demo with 7.42 million.

Episode 01-16: Monday, 05/06/13
2.0 in the demo (+11% change) with 6.06 million (+10% change).
Season averages: 2.73 in the demo with 7.54 million.

Episode 01-15: Monday, 04/29/13
1.8 in the demo (-10% change) with 5.49 million (-7% change).
Season averages: 2.78 in the demo with 7.64 million.

UPDATE: NBC has renewed this show for 2013-14 and has ordered 22 episodes.

Episode 01-14: Monday, 04/22/13
2.0 in the demo (-9% change) with 5.88 million (-3% change).
Season averages: 2.85 in the demo with 7.79 million.

Episode 01-13: Monday, 04/08/13
2.2 in the demo (0% change) with 6.07 million (-5% change).
Season averages: 2.92 in the demo with 7.94 million.

Episode 01-12: Monday, 04/01/13
2.2 in the demo (-15% change) with 6.36 million (-10% change).
Season averages: 2.98 in the demo with 8.09 million.

Episode 01-11: Monday, 03/25/13
2.6 in the demo (-10% change) with 7.03 million (-18% change).
Season averages: 3.05 in the demo with 8.25 million.

Episode 01-10: Monday, 11/26/12
2.9 in the demo (+12% change) with 8.54 million (+22% change).
Season averages: 3.09 in the demo with 8.37 million.

NBC TV show ratingsEpisode 01-09: Monday, 11/19/12
2.6 in the demo (0% change) with 7.02 million (-1% change).
Season averages: 3.11 in the demo with 8.35 million.

Episode 01-08: Monday, 11/12/12
2.6 in the demo (-7% change) with 7.10 million (-3% change).
Season averages: 3.17 in the demo with 8.52 million.

Episode 01-07: Monday, 11/05/12
2.8 in the demo (-7% change) with 7.34 million (-7% change).
Season averages: 3.26 in the demo with 8.72 million.

Episode 01-06: Monday, 10/29/12
3.0 in the demo (-9% change) with 7.90 million (-8% change).
Season averages: 3.33 in the demo with 8.95 million.

Episode 01-05: Monday, 10/15/12
3.3 in the demo (+10% change) with 8.61 million (+8% change).
Season averages: 3.40 in the demo with 9.16 million.

Episode 01-04: Monday, 10/08/12
3.0 in the demo (-6% change) with 8.01 million (-4% change).
Season averages: 3.42 in the demo with 9.30 million.

UPDATE: NBC has given Revolution a full season pick up.

Episode 01-03: Monday, 10/01/12
3.2 in the demo (-6% change) with 8.32 million (-10% change).
Season averages: 3.57 in the demo with 9.73 million.

Episode 01-02: Monday, 09/24/12
3.4 in the demo (-17% change) with 9.21 million (-21% change).
Season averages: 3.75 in the demo with 10.43 million.

Episode 01-01: Monday, 09/17/12
4.1 rating in the 18-49 demographic with 11.65 million total viewers.
Season average: 4.1 in the demo with 11.65 million.

It was a very positive start for Revolution. It retained most of the viewers from lead-in The Voice and most watched the entire episode. NBC released the first episode online earlier this month so some people may have watched that and not tuned in to see it on television.

Compared to last year’s timeslot occupant (The Playboy Club), NBC was up by 156% in the demo and 132% in total viewers.

Note: These ratings are collected by the Nielsen company and are the final national numbers. These are different from the fast affiliate numbers which are just estimates of the actual ratings and are reported on by most other outlets. The final nationals are typically released within 24 hours of the programming or, in the case of weekends and holidays, a couple days later.

What do you think? Do you like the Revolution TV series? Do you think it should be cancelled or renewed for a second season?

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Louise Sikelianos January 14, 2013 at 9:15 pm

Hope they keep it, (revolution). I am 60 years old and really liked it.


Vivian January 12, 2013 at 4:33 pm

This is a really great show and they should bring it back


Gabriel Darke January 10, 2013 at 2:30 pm

Revolution is like a lot of other pseudo sci fi action serials. Predictable plots, repetitive staging and action. If the producers has thought to look around first they might have encountered S.M. Stirling’s very excellent Dies the Fire novel series and based their production on that. Now THAT would be television worth seeing!


Carrie January 9, 2013 at 9:19 pm

Please keep the show going. It’s one of my favorites.


Carrie January 9, 2013 at 9:11 pm

Please don’t cancel the show. It’s one of my favorites. The story line could go for a long time if you would let it. There is a lot to be told.


Roy January 9, 2013 at 2:53 pm

Revolution is the most interesting and joyful show on tv right now. So dont be stupid and keep it going……..


priscila January 8, 2013 at 3:04 pm

The only reason why I love mondays
Love the show :)


Sue January 7, 2013 at 11:28 am

Can’t leave us without power.


patricia mattingly December 30, 2012 at 2:00 pm

Love love this show!!!! Sick and tired of loving a show only to have it cancelled!!!!!!


Boris December 27, 2012 at 9:26 am

Good story line but the casting could have been better. Characters do not seem to be as good as those for Lost.


Wayne December 26, 2012 at 6:27 pm

interesting and addictive, Save it!


Beth's fav December 11, 2012 at 3:23 am

What a refreshing show with great imagination and thought provoking episodes leaving you wanting more and more each week. Please renew this series as it is so much better than watching another reality show or crime show “already been there/ done it.” This really puts you on your toes and makes you think “what if.” We need more of these shows instead of the same old stuff we have been watching for the last couple of years. I can’t wait for a new episode each week and see how each new character will play out. Please keep REVOLUTION on as it is one of the few shows worth watching these days with a new take on life that could be….enjoy it more and more each week. It’s a different kind of “reality show” that shows what could really happen without electricity and all modern technology. Love it and can’t wait for it to come on each week…..Please give us true entertainment….we need something new and exciting to look forward with great writers with imagination and mystery .


pat December 9, 2012 at 4:44 pm

put it back on at 9 a lot of us love the show and it’s too late at 10


john m przy byla December 3, 2012 at 11:16 pm

i would like to a season 2 of revolution. it’s refreshing to see new ideas for programs.


Joanie December 3, 2012 at 5:46 pm

I love Revolution. the Mob Doctor, Castle and the Voice! Please bring them all back!!!


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