9 Insights Into Netflix's Highly Secretive Ratings

Dan Clarendon

For traditional television networks, companies like Nielsen provide viewership ratings, which inform the networks’ decisions to keep a given show around and advertisers’ decisions to buy ads during that shows.

But Netflix, of course, is not traditional TV. The streaming giant is under no obligation to divulge its viewership statistics, but sometimes it does anyway, if only to boast about its success. And thanks to those rare stats, we know how Netflix shows such as You and The Umbrella Academy and movies such as Triple Frontier and The Highwaymen have been faring.

Click through the gallery above for those numbers!

'You,' 'Grey's Anatomy' & More Shows That Netted a Nifty Netflix Boost

'You,' 'Grey's Anatomy' & More Shows That Netted a Nifty Netflix Boost

Plus, 'Schitt's Creek,' 'Riverdale,' and more that were discovered by a new audience on the streamer.