Pin It
TV shows on DVD
   

Sons of Anarchy: Season Five Ratings

Sons of Anarchy ratingsWill the great ratings for this FX TV series last as long as the power struggles of the no-nonsense Sons of Anarchy Motorcycle Club of Charming, CA? The cable channel sure hopes so.

Currently in its fifth season, this critically-acclaimed TV show features a large ensemble cast that includes Charlie Hunnam, Dayton Callie, Katey Sagal, Kim Coates, Maggie Siff, Mark Boone Junior, Ron Perlman, Ryan Hurst, Theo Rossi, and Tommy Flanagan.

The drama’s ratings are typically the best way to tell if Sons of Anarchy will be cancelled or renewed for another season but the show was renewed through season six back in February. The fifth season typically airs on Tuesday nights on FX. There are 13 installments this time.

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

Final season averages: 2.3 rating in the 18-49 demographic with 4.40 million total viewers.

Episode 05-13: Tuesday, 12/04/12
2.4 demo rating (+4% change) with 4.66 million (+10% change).
Season averages: 2.33 in the demo with 4.40 million.

Episode 05-12: Tuesday, 11/27/12
2.3 demo rating (+5% change) with 4.25 million (+1% change).
Season averages: 2.33 in the demo with 4.38 million.

Episode 05-11: Tuesday, 11/20/12
2.2 demo rating (-8% change) with 4.23 million (-8% change).
Season averages: 2.33 in the demo with 4.39 million.

Episode 05-10: Tuesday, 11/13/12
2.4 demo rating (+14% change) with 4.58 million (+16% change).
Season averages: 2.34 in the demo with 4.40 million.

Episode 05-09: Tuesday, 11/06/12
2.1 demo rating (-16% change) with 3.96 million (-14% change).
Season averages: 2.33 in the demo with 4.38 million.

Episode 05-08: Tuesday, 10/30/12
2.5 demo rating (+14% change) with 4.59 million (+7% change).
Season averages: 2.36 in the demo with 4.44 million.

Episode 05-07: Tuesday, 10/23/12
2.2 demo rating (-4% change) with 4.30 million (-1% change).
Season averages: 2.34 in the demo with 4.42 million.

Episode 05-06: Tuesday, 10/16/12
2.3 demo rating (0% change) with 4.34 million (0% change).
Season averages: 2.37 in the demo with 4.44 million.

Episode 05-05: Tuesday, 10/09/12
2.3 demo rating (-4% change) with 4.34 million (-6% change).
Season averages: 2.38 in the demo with 4.45 million.

Episode 05-04: Tuesday, 10/02/12
2.4 demo rating (+14% change) with 4.60 million (+21% change).
Season averages: 2.40 in the demo with 4.48 million.

Episode 05-03: Tuesday, 09/25/12
2.1 demo rating (-9% change) with 3.80 million (-9% change).
Season averages: 2.40 in the demo with 4.44 million.

Episode 05-02: Tuesday, 09/18/12
2.3 demo rating (-18% change) with 4.17 million (-22% change).
Season averages: 2.55 in the demo with 4.77 million.

Episode 05-01: Tuesday, 09/11/12
2.8 rating in the 18-49 demographic with 5.37 million total viewers.
Season averages: 2.80 in the demo with 5.37 million.

It was a great start for the new season. Compared to last year’s season opener, Sons of Anarchy was up by 12% in the demo (vs a 2.5 rating) and up by 9% in total viewers (vs 4.93 million).


Reference point: The fourth season of Sons of Anarchy averaged a 2.0 rating in the demo with 3.87 million 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 like the Sons of Anarchy TV series? Do you think that it should be cancelled or renewed for a seventh season? How long should it realistically continue?

 

Newer and/or Related Articles

{ 8 comments… read them below or add one }

porter house supplier January 26, 2013 at 12:07 am

great show! im ready for the video game there supposed to be making! Id really like to see a Sons of Anarchy movie, but Sutter says he will not make a Sons movie

Reply

Tammy Kosa November 6, 2012 at 9:12 pm

Beat program on tv. This series should run for 10 more seasons. It’s my favorite. !

Reply

Aldo October 30, 2012 at 6:00 pm

should run 10 more years it is a very good show is about the real life of some bikers

Reply

Lyn October 5, 2012 at 2:16 pm

Some of the best acting on TV seen in many years. They won’t cancel. At least thats what Chuck Zito said on his Howard Stern interview….SOA signed for another 3 years!! I sure hope it stays on…..I LOVE this freaking show.

Reply

Justin October 3, 2012 at 10:52 pm

I think its a great show and should go for many more seasons

Reply

Duane September 29, 2012 at 9:11 am

A kick-ass show!

Reply

Mike September 20, 2012 at 1:45 am

SOA is amazing! Never cancel it!

Reply

AD September 13, 2012 at 10:52 pm

One of the best shows on TV!

Reply

Leave a Comment