Royal Pains: Season Five Ratings

Royal Pains TV show: canceled or renewed?There’s little chance of Royal Pains being cancelled for awhile. USA renewed the TV series for both season five and season six last fall. Still, it’s fun to see how well the show is performing by following the latest ratings.

Airing on Wednesday nights, the show features the talents of Mark Feuerstein, Paulo Costanzo, Brooke D’Orsay, Campbell Scott, Ben Shenkman, and Reshma Shetty. There are 13 episodes this season.

These are the most recent ratings and the list will be updated after each new episode airs.

Final season averages: 0.8 rating in the 18-49 demographic with 3.54 million total viewers.

Episode 05-13: Wednesday, 09/11/13
0.8 demo rating (-11% change) with 3.75 million (+4% change).
Season averages: 0.80 in the demo with 3.54 million.

Episode 05-12: Wednesday, 09/04/13
0.9 demo rating (+13% change) with 3.62 million (+11% change).
Season averages: 0.80 in the demo with 3.52 million.

Episode 05-11: Wednesday, 08/28/13
0.8 demo rating (+14% change) with 3.27 million (+3% change).
Season averages: 0.79 in the demo with 3.51 million.

Episode 05-10: Wednesday, 08/21/13
0.7 demo rating (0% change) with 3.18 million (-1% change).
Season averages: 0.79 in the demo with 3.54 million.

Episode 05-09: Wednesday, 08/14/13
0.7 demo rating (-13% change) with 3.21 million (-11% change).
Season averages: 0.80 in the demo with 3.58 million.

Episode 05-08: Wednesday, 08/07/13
0.8 demo rating (-11% change) with 3.60 million (+2% change).
Season averages: 0.81 in the demo with 3.62 million.

Episode 05-07: Wednesday, 07/31/13
0.9 demo rating (+13% change) with 3.54 million (-1% change).
Season averages: 0.81 in the demo with 3.63 million.

Episode 05-06: Wednesday, 07/24/13
0.8 demo rating (-11% change) with 3.58 million (-6% change).
Season averages: 0.80 in the demo with 3.64 million.

Episode 05-05: Wednesday, 07/17/13
0.9 demo rating (+13% change) with 3.82 million (+8% change).
Season averages: 0.80 in the demo with 3.65 million.

Episode 05-04: Wednesday, 07/10/13
0.8 demo rating (0% change) with 3.54 million (0% change).
Season averages: 0.78 in the demo with 3.61 million.

Episode 05-03: Wednesday, 06/26/13
0.8 demo rating (0% change) with 3.55 million (-3% change).
Season averages: 0.77 in the demo with 3.63 million.

Episode 05-02: Wednesday, 06/19/13
0.8 demo rating (+14% change) with 3.67 million (0% change).
Season averages: 0.75 in the demo with 3.68 million.

Episode 05-01: Wednesday, 06/12/13
0.7 rating in the 18-49 demographic with 3.68 million total viewers.
Season average: 0.70 in the demo with 3.68 million.

Compared to the start of season four, the debut was down by 30% in the demo (vs a 1.0 rating) but down by just 2% in total viewership (vs 3.95 million).


Reference point: The fourth season of Royal Pains averaged a 1.0 in the demo with 3.90 million total viewers.

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 still like the Royal Pains TV series? Do you think that it should have been cancelled or renewed for a sixth season?

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21 Comments · Read them below or add one

  1. John Vedpck says

    Sure, keep it going. I like the show and it not so overdone with blood and gore. Come on people it a great show

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