This chart shows how the last 3 season (5, 6 & 7) ratings numbers compare


Click on chart for larger view


Season 1 (2000 - 2001)
Title
Air Date
Overnight
Rating (1)
National
Rating
Unaired Pilot
n/a
n/a
n/a
1.01 Pilot
05-Oct-00
4.6
3.5
1.02 The Lorelais' First Day at Chilton
12-Oct-00
2.8
2.5
1.03 Kill Me Now
19-Oct-00
2.9
2.0
1.04 The Deer-Hunters
26-Oct-00
3.1
2.6
1.05 Cinnamon's Wake
02-Nov-00
3.2
2.7
1.06 Rory's Birthday Parties
09-Nov-00
3.5
2.5
1.07 Kiss and Tell
16-Nov-00
3.7
2.4
1.08 Love and War and Snow
14-Dec-00
3.6
2.5
1.09 Rory's Dance
20-Dec-00
3.9
2.6
1.10 Forgiveness and Stuff
21-Dec-00
3.6
2.4
1.11 Paris Is Burning
11-Jan-01
3.7
2.8
1.12 Double Date
18-Jan-01
4.4
3.2
1.13 Concert Interruptus
15-Feb-01
3.6
2.2
1.14 That Damn Donna Reed
22-Feb-01
3.6
2.6
1.15 Christopher Returns
01-Mar-01
4.0
2.5
1.16 Star-Crossed Lovers and Other Strangers
08-Mar-01
3.8
2.4
1.17 The Breakup, Part 2
15-Mar-01
4.5
2.9
1.18 The Third Lorelai
22-Mar-01
4.8
3.1
1.19 Emily in Wonderland
26-Apr-01
3.7
2.5
1.20 P.S. I Lo...
03-May-01
3.5
2.3
1.21 Love, Daisies, and Troubadours
10-May-01
4.1
3.0

last season

Season 2 (2001 - 2002)
Title
Air Date
Overnight
Rating (1)
National
Rating
2.01 Sadie, Sadie
09-Oct-01
5.0
4.0
2.02 Hammers and Veils
09-Oct-01
5.0
4.0
2.03 Red Light on the Wedding Night
16-Oct-01
4.5
4.0
2.04 Road Trip to Harvard
23-Oct-01
4.8
3.9
2.05 Nick & Nora/Sid & Nancy
30-Oct-01
4.8
3.7
2.06 Presenting Lorelai Gilmore
06-Nov-01
5.6
4.0
2.07 Like Mother, Like Daughter
13-Nov-01
5.1
3.8
2.08 The Ins and Outs of Inns
20-Nov-01
4.4
3.5
2.09 Run Away Little Boy
27-Nov-01
4.9
3.8
2.10 The Bracebridge Dinner
11-Dec-01
5.0
3.6
2.11 Secrets and Loans
22-Jan-02
5.3
3.6
2.12 Richard in Stars Hollow
29-Jan-02
5.3
3.5
2.13 A-Tisket, A-Tasket
05-Feb-02
5.0
3.5
2.14 It Should've Been Lorelai
12-Feb-02
4.9
3.4
2.15 Lost and Found
26-Feb-02
4.8
3.5
2.16 There's the Rub
09-Apr-02
4.8
3.1
2.17 Dead Uncles and Vegetables
16-Apr-02
4.5
3.3
2.18 Back in the Saddle Again
23-Apr-02
4.8
3.0
2.19 Teach Me Tonight
30-Apr-02
5.1
3.4
2.20 Help Wanted
07-May-02
4.6
3.7
2.21 Lorelai's Graduation Day
14-May-02
*
3.4
2.22 I Can't Get Started
21-May-02
5.2
4.0
last season

Season 3 (2002 - 2003)
Title
Air Date
Overnight
Rating (1)
National
Rating
3.01 Those Lazy-Hazy-Crazy Days
24-Sep-02
5.4
3.8
3.02 Haunted Leg
01-Oct-02
5.7
4.3
3.03 Application Anxiety
08-Oct-02
5.8
3.8
3.04 One's Got Class and the Other One Dyes
15-Oct-02
5.2
3.7
3.05 Eight O'Clock at the Oasis
22-Oct-02
5.4
4.1
3.06 Take the Deviled Eggs
05-Nov-02
5.5
4.5
3.07 They Shoot Gilmores, Don't They?
12-Nov-02
5.7
4.1
3.08 Let the Games Begin
19-Nov-02
5.7
4.4
3.09 A Deep Fried Korean Thanksgiving
26-Nov-02
5.4
4.0
3.10 That'll Do Pig
14-Jan-03
5.5
3.9
3.11 I Solemnly Swear
21-Jan-03
4.8
3.4
3.12 Lorelai Out of Water
28-Jan-03
4.9
3.4
3.13 Dear Emily and Richard
04-Feb-03
5.3
4.0
3.14 Swan Song
11-Feb-03
5.1
3.4
3.15 Face-Off
18-Feb-03
5.3
3.7
3.16 The Big One
25-Feb-03
5.7
4.2
3.17 A Tale of Poes and Fire
15-Apr-03
4.0
2.9
3.18 Happy Birthday, Baby
22-Apr-03
4.6
3.3
3.19 Keg! Max!
29-Apr-03
5.3
3.2
3.20 Say Goodnight, Gracie
06-May-03
4.9
3.5
3.21 Here Comes the Son
13-May-03
5.0
3.3
3.22 Those Are Strings, Pinocchio
20-May-03
5.5
3.8
last season

Season 4 (2003 - 2004)
Title
Air Date
Overnight
Rating (1)
National
Rating
4.01 Ballroom & Biscotti
23-Sep-03
5.2
3.1
4.02 The Lorelais' First Day at Yale
30-Sep-03
3.9
3.5
4.03 The Hobbit, The Sofa and Digger Stiles
07-Oct-03
4.9
3.5
4.04 Chicken or Beef
14-Oct-03
5.5
3.8
4.05 The Fundamental Things Apply
21-Oct-03
5.5
3.4
4.06 An Affair to Remember
28-Oct-03
5.2
*
4.07 The Festival of Living Art
04-Nov-03
4.7
*
4.08 Die, Jerk
11-Nov-03
4.9
*
4.09 Ted Koppel's Big Night Out
18-Nov-03
5.2
*
4.10 The Nanny and the Professor
20-Jan-04
4.1
*
4.11 In the Clamor and the Clangor
27-Jan-04
4.4
*
4.12 A Family Matter
03-Feb-04
4.9
*
4.13 Nag Hammadi Is Where They Found the Gnostic Gospels
10-Feb-04
4.6
*
4.14 The Incredible Shrinking Lorelais
17-Feb-04
4.8
*
4.15 Scene in a Mall
24-Feb-04
4.8
*
4.16 The Reigning Lorelai
02-Mar-04
5.0
*
4.17 Girls in Bikinis, Boys Doin' the Twist
13-Apr-04
4.5
*
4.18 Tick, Tick, Tick, Boom!
20-Apr-04
4.2
*
4.19 Afterboom
27-Apr-04
4.3
*
4.20 Luke Can See Her Face
04-May-04
4.2
*
4.21 Last Week Fights, This Week Tights
11-May-04
4.6
*
4.22 Raincoats and Recipes
18-May-04
*
*
last season

Season 5 (2004 - 2005)
Title
Air Date
Overnight
Rating (2)
National
Rating
5.01 Say Goodbye to Daisy Miller
21-Sep-04
6.20 (# 3)
5.7/8
*
5.02 A Messenger, Nothing More
28-Sep-04
5.99 (# 3)
5.9/9
*
5.03 Written in the Stars
05-Oct-04
6.10 (# 3)
6.0/9
*
5.04 Tippecanoe and Taylor, Too
12-Oct-04
5.81 (# 4)
5.3/8
*
5.05 We Got Us a Pippi Virgin
19-Oct-04
5.64 (# 5)
5.2/7
*
5.06 Norman Mailer, I'm Pregnant!
26-Oct-04
5.60 (# 5)
5.2/7
*
5.07 You Jump, I Jump, Jack
02-Nov-04
5.81 (# 5)
5.8/8
*
5.08 The Party's Over
09-Nov-04
6.13 (# 4)
5.6/7
*
5.09 Emily Says Hello
16-Nov-04
6.00 (# 3)
5.7/8
*
5.10 But Not as Cute as Pushkin
30-Nov-04
6.23 (# 4)
5.6/8
*
5.11 Women Of Questionable Morals
25-Jan-05
5.04 (# 4)
*
*
5.12 Come Home
01-Feb-05
5.20 (# 4t)
4.5/6
*
5.13 Wedding Bell Blues
08-Feb-05
6.26 (# 3)
5.0/7
*
5.14 Say Something
15-Feb-05
5.29 (# 4)
5.0/7
*
5.15 Jews & Chinese Food
22-Feb-05
5.37 (# 3)
5.0/7
*
5.16 So...Good Talk
01-Mar-05
5.42 (# 3t)
5.2/8
*
5.17 Pulp Friction
08-Mar-05
5.34 (# 3)
4.9/7
*
5.18 To Live and Let Diorama
19-Apr-05
4.82 (# 3)
4.3/7
*
5.19 But I'm A Gilmore
26-Apr-05
5.52
*
*
5.20 How Many Kropogs to Cape Cod?
03-May-05
5.41 (# 3)
4.9/7
*
5.21 Blame Booze and Melville
10-May-05
5.14 (# 3)
4.7/7
*
5.22 A House is Not A Home
17-May-05
5.89
*
*
last season

Season 6 (2005 - 2006)
Title
Air Date
Overnight
Rating (2)
National
Rating
6.01 New and Improved Lorelai
13-Sep-05
6.22 (# 1)
5.4/8
3.9
6.02 Fight Face
20-Sep-05
5.79 (# 1)
4.8/7
3.7
6.03 The UnGraduate
27-Sep-05
5.44 (# 2)
4.7/7
3.6
6.04 Always a Godmother, Never a God
04-Oct-05
5.96 (# 1)
5.0/8
3.8
6.05 We've Got Magic To Do
11-Oct-05
6.16 (# 1)
5.0/8
*
6.06 Welcome To The Dollhouse
18-Oct-05
6.08 (# 2)
4.8/7
*
6.07 Twenty-One is The Loneliest Number
25-Oct-05
6.02 (# 1)
4.8/7
*
6.08 Let me Hear Your Balalaikas Ringing Out
08-Nov-05
5.84 (# 1)
5.3/8
*
6.09 The Prodigal Daughter Returns
15-Nov-05
6.19 (# 1)
*
*
6.10 He's Slippin’ ‘Em Bread... Dig?
22-Nov-05
6.30 (# 1)
4.0/6
*
6.11 The Perfect Dress
10-Jan-06
5.79 (# 1)
4.9/6
*
6.12 Just Like Gwen and Gavin
17-Jan-06
5.67 (# 1)
3.7/6
*
6.13 Friday Night's Alright For Fighting
31-Jan-06
5.22 (# 4)
3.6/7
*
6.14 You've Been Gilmored
7-Feb-06
5.40 (# 3)
3.5/5
*
6.15 A Vineyard Valentine
14-Feb-06
5.34 (# 3)
3.5/5
*
6.16 Bridesmaids Revisited
28-Feb-06
5.01 (# 2)
3.2/5
*
6.17 I'm OK, You're OK
04-Apr-06
4.47 (# 2)
3.0/5
*
6.18 The Real Paul Anka
11-Apr-06
4.13 (# 2)
2.9/5
*
6.19 I Get A Sidekick Out of You
18-Apr-06
4.31 (# 3)
2.9/5
*
6.20 Super Cool Party People
25-Apr-06
4.98 (# 2)
3.3/5
*
6.21 Driving Miss Gilmore
02-May-06
5.12 (# 2)
3.2/5
*
6.22 Partings
09-May-06
5.33 (# 2)
3.5/6
*
Season Average = 4.57 million viewers / The WB Rank 3 / Over all Rant for all shows 89
last season

Season 7 (2006 - 2007)
Title
Air Date
Overnight
Rating (2)
National
Rating
7.01 The Long Morrow 26-Sept-06
4.48
*
7.02 That's What You Get, Folks, For Makin' Whoopee 03-Oct-06
4.62
*
7.03 Lorelai's First Cotillion 10-Oct-06
4.71
*
7.04 'S Wonderful, 'S Marvelous 17-Oct-06
4.77
*
7.05 The Great Stink 24-Oct-06
*
7.06 Go, Bulldogs! 07-Nov-06
*
7.07 French Twist 14-Nov-06
*
7.08 Introducing Lorelai Planetarium 21-Nov-06
*
7.09 Knit, People, Knit!! 28-Nov-06
*
7.10 Merry Fisticuffs 05-Dec-06
*
7.11 Santa's Secret Stuff 23-Jan-07
*
7.12 To Whom It May Concern 30-Jan-07
*
7.13 I'd Rather Be In Philadelphia 06-Feb-07
*
7.14 Farewell, My Pet 13-Feb-07
*
7.15 I'm a Kayak, Hear Me Roar 20-Feb-07
*
7.16 Will You Be My Lorelai Gilmore? 27-Feb-07
*
7.17 Gilmore Girls Only 06-Mar-07
*
7.18 Hay Bale Maze 17-Apr-07
*
7.19 It's Just Like Riding a Bike 24-Apr-07
*
7.20 Lorelai? Lorelai? 01-May-07
*
7.21 Unto The Breach 08-May-07
*
7.22 Bon Voyage 15-May-07
*

* unknown ratings, email me if you can help or if there are any errors
some numbers may change as they are still to be confirmed.

Sweeps dates - click here - more info - caf123@FanForum

Ratings info thanks to these sites

Season 1 to 4 - www.jet-aeroworks.com
Later seasons - www.tvtracker.com(1)
Total Viewers Numbers - gossipcom.com (2)
More info www.thefutoncritic.com(3)

Copyrights