The Good Doctor continues to draw: Numeris

Hospital dramas were the top three most-watched shows this week across the country, while Debate 2019 drew viewers in Montreal only.
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Hospital dramas were the draw for Canadian viewers this week as The Good Doctor‘s AMA of 2.4 million made it the most-watched single-night broadcast for the week ending Oct. 13, according to Numeris. In a close second, Grey’s Anatomy pulled in an AMA of 2 million viewers followed by New Amsterdam with 1.97 million.

Only in Montreal did Debate 2019 break the top-five with an AMA of 98,000 viewers while NHL broadcasts drew viewers in the Toronto/Hamilton (482,000) and Vancouver/Victoria markets (235,000).

In Quebec viewers stayed the course from the week previous in terms of content. Viewership was slightly lower but still managed to crack at least 1 million viewers for each of the top-five most-watched shows.

Canada (Anglophone)

1. The Good Doctor on CTV Monday at 10 p.m.: 2.4 million viewers
2. Grey’s Anatomy on CTV Thursday at 8 p.m.: 2 million viewers
3. New Amsterdam on Global Tuesday at 10 p.m.: 1.97 million viewers
4. Survivor on Global Wednesday at 8 p.m.: 1.77 million viewers
5. FBI on Global Tuesday at 9 p.m.: 1.76 million viewers

Quebec (Francophone)

1. Alerte Amber on TVA Monday at 9 p.m.: 1.57 million viewers
2. L’échappée on TVA Monday at 8 p.m.: 1.36 million viewers
3. Révolution on TVA Sunday at 7 p.m.: 1.32 million viewers
4. L’heure bleue on TVA Tuesday at 8 p.m.: 1.17 million viewers
5. Tout le monde en parle on SRC Sunday at 8 p.m.: 1.1 million viewers

Montreal (Anglophone)

1. Debate 2019 on CTV Monday at 7 p.m.: 98,000 viewers
2. The Good Doctor on CTV Monday at 10 p.m.: 94,000 viewers
3. Grey’s Anatomy on CTV Thursday at 8 p.m.: 85,000 viewers
4. This Is Us on CTV Tuesday at 9 p.m.: 78,000 viewers
5. Blue Bloods on CTV Friday at 10 p.m.: 64,000 viewers

Toronto/Hamilton

1. The Good Doctor on CTV Monday at 10 p.m.: 504,000 viewers
2. Hockey Night In Canada on CBC Saturday at 7:08 p.m.: 482,000 viewers
3. This Is Us on CTV Tuesday at 9 p.m.: 467,000 viewers
4. Survivor on Global Wednesday at 8 p.m.: 448,000 viewers
5. New Amsterdam on Global Tuesday at 10 p.m.: 392,000 viewers

Edmonton

1.  9-1-1 on Global Monday at 9 p.m.: 101,000 viewers
2. New Amsterdam on Global Tuesday at 8 p.m.: 88,000 viewers
3. Stumptown on CTV Wednesday at 8 p.m.: 83,000 viewers
3. Emergence on CTV Tuesday at 8 p.m.: 83,000 viewers
4. FBI on Global Tuesday at 10 p.m.: 82,000 viewers

Calgary

1. 9-1-1 on Global Monday at 9 p.m.: 127,000 viewers
2. The Good Doctor on CTV Monday at 8 p.m.: 109,000 viewers
3. New Amsterdam on Global Tuesday at 8 p.m.: 106,000 viewers
4. Bull on Global Monday at 8 p.m.: 88,000 viewers
5. FBI on Global Tuesday at 10 p.m.: 86,000 viewers

Vancouver/Victoria

1. Canucks vs. Kings on Global Wednesday at 8 p.m.: 256,000 viewers
2. Hockey Night In Canada on CBC Saturday at 7 p.m.: 235,000 viewers
3. Survivor on Global Wednesday at 8 p.m.: 197,000 viewers
4. New Amsterdam on Global Tuesday at 10 p.m.: 180,000 viewers
5. The Good Doctor on CTV Monday at 10 p.m.: 175,000 viewers