Ratings highlights from the week of September 25, 2017 - October 1, 2017 in Canada:
On Monday, CTV's 'The Big Bang Theory' began its 11th season with 3.85 million viewers across Canada, a rise from the season 10 finale back in May, which had 3.7 million. 'Young Sheldon' premiered with 3.56 million viewers, 'Me Myself & I' had 1.45 million, and 'The Good Doctor' did 2.61 million. On Global, 'The Brave' premiered to 1.24 million, and 'NCIS: New Orleans' had 1.12M. On CBC, 'Murdoch Mysteries' ('The Artful Detective in the United States) did 1.21 million
On Tuesday, Global's 'NCIS' was the highest rated program across Canada with 1.95M tuning in for the season premiere, a pretty big drop from the season 14 finale (2.23M), and 'Bull' was second with 1.89 million. On CTV, 'This Is Us' returned to 1.62 million viewers (down from 1.7M for the season 1 finale), and 'The Voice' barely made the top 30 with 1.08M.
On Wednesday, Global's 'Survivor' topped the night with 2.24 million viewers, closely followed by the series premiere of 'Seal Team' which did 2.14M. The network's other entry, 'Chicago PD' did 1.22M. On CTV, 'Designated Survivor' returned to 1.78M, 'Criminal Minds' did 1.44M (down from 1.54M), and 'Law & Order: SVU' had 1.25M.
On Thursday, only 3 shows made the top 30. On Global, the reboot of 'Will and Grace' started with 1.71 million viewers, and 'Chicago Fire' began the season with 1.41M. CTV's 'Grey's Anatomy' retuned up at 1.88 million (from 1.68M in May).
On Friday, Global's 'Hawaii Five-0' led with 1.6 million (up from 1.38M), and 'MacGyver' started its second season with 1.37M. On CTV, 'Blue Bloods' did 1.55 million, and 'Marvel's Inhumans' notched 1.08M.
Over the weekend, 'Saturday Night Live' premiered to 1.14 million. On Sunday, 'NCIS: LA' did 1.47M on Global and 'Lucifer' did 1.21M on CTV. The third episode of 'Star Trek: Discovery' pulled in 1.44 million on Space+.
Some overnight figures (not time shifted) courtesy of Bill Brioux:
Star Trek: Discovery - 953,000 and 987,000 on Space
Big Bang Theory - 2.952 million
Young Sheldon - 2.553 million
Me, Myself, & I - 952,000
The Good Doctor - 1.820 million
Murdoch Mysteries - 978,000
Alias Grace - 442,000
The Brave - 874,000
Survivor - 1.844 million
Seal Team - 1.537 million
Criminal Minds - 1.200 million
Law & Order: SVU - 904,000
Designated Survivor - 1.031 million
Grey's Anatomy - 1.250 million
How to Get Away with Murder - 632,000
Superstore - 590,000
The Good Place - 583,000
Will & Grace - 1.187 million
Great News - 465,000
Chicago Fire - 1.066 million
Orville - 451,000
Ratings information courtesy of Numeris. All figures include 7 day time shift.