10.01.17: Korean TV Ratings for Sunday


Live Up to Your Name, Dr. Heo‘ ends with a record-high rating!


Live Up to Your Name, Dr. Heo‘ went from 5.0% to a record-high of 6.9% for its finale. ‘Man Who Sets the Table‘ also inched closer to 10% with a record-high of 9.9%.

‘1N2D’ and ‘Superman is Back’ were back to regular broadcasting for the first time in three weeks, at #1 in its time slot.




Major Broadcast

KBS1’s National Singing Contest – 11.5% Nielsen Korea, 10.9% TNMS

KBS1’s Open Concert – 5.0% Nielsen Korea, 5.1% TNMS

KBS2’s 1N2D (‘Invincible Youth’ special ft. Kim Shin Young, Narsha, Goo Hara, Girl’s Day’s Yura, Kyung Li & DIA’s Chaeyeon) – 15.0% Nielsen Korea

KBS2’s Gag Concert – 7.1% Nielsen Korea, 7.6% TNMS

KBS2’s Superman is Back – 8.1% Nielsen Korea

MBC’s King of Masked Singer (special instead of regular broadcast) – 4.9% Nielsen Korea

MBC’s Let’s Go Video Travel – 4.3% Nielsen Korea, 4.2% TNMS

MBC’s Mystic TV: Surprise – 6.1% Nielsen Korea, 5.6% TNMS

MBC’s Section TV (Re-run of ‘Man Who Sets the Table‘ aired in its place)

MBC’s The Wizard of Ozi (special instead of regular broadcast) – 3.6% Nielsen Korea

SBS’ Fantastic Duo 2 (ft. Wheesung, Park Hyun Bin, Highlight’s Kikwang, Lizzy, Killagramz & Park Kwang Hyun) – 8.9% Nielsen Korea, 7.7% TNMS

SBS’ Inkigayo – 1.5% Nielsen Korea, 1.9% TNMS

SBS’ Mom’s Diary – My Ugly Duckling (ft. Ahn Jung Hwan) – 20.1% Nielsen Korea, 17.3% TNMS

SBS’ Running Man – 5.4% Nielsen Korea (Part 1), 8.3% Nielsen Korea (Part 2)

SBS’ TV Animal Farm – 10.2% Nielsen Korea, 8.6% TNMS



Channel A’s Now On My Way to Meet You – 3.6% Nielsen Korea, 3.0% TNMS

JTBC’s Night Goblin (‘Carefree Travelers’ special aired in its place) – 1.4% Nielsen Korea

MBN’s Altoran – 4.4% Nielsen Korea, 3.7% TNMS

TV Chosun’s Housekeeping 9 Store – 2.1% Nielsen Korea, 1.4% TNMS

TV Chosun’s Magic Control – 1.2% Nielsen Korea, 1.2% TNMS

TV Chosun’s Store with a Twist – 0.9% Nielsen Korea, 1.0% TNMS

tvN’s Comedy Big League – 3.2% Nielsen Korea, 3.3% TNMS

tvN’s Problematic Man (ft. Tony An, SHINee’s Taemin & Joo Woo Jae) – 2.3% Nielsen Korea, 2.4% TNMS




Major Broadcast

KBS1’s Andante – 2.0% Nielsen Korea (record-low), 1.8% TNMS

KBS2’s My Golden Life – 29.6% Nielsen Korea, 28.1% TNMS

MBC’s Bad Thief, Good Thief – 11.6% Nielsen Korea, 9.8% TNMS

MBC’s Man Who Sets the Table – 9.9% Nielsen Korea (record-high), 9.6% TNMS



OCN’s Black to premiere following ‘Save Me‘ on the 14th.

tvN’s Live Up to Your Name, Dr. Heo – 6.9% Nielsen Korea (record-high), 5.5% TNMS (finale)



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