Netflix Top 10 & Nielsen Stats for The Witcher

Last updated: May 23rd, 2024

In November 2021, Netflix started releasing weekly viewership data for its movies and series split into English and non-English. Below, we’ve built a search to see the hours viewed for any title featured in the Netflix top 10s over the past three years. It also includes the Netflix Engagement Report data if available. In addition, we’ll also provide any data from Samba TV and Nielsen’s top 10 data too!

Netflix top 10 data begins from July 4th, 2021 and currently goes up to May 19th, 2024
Nielsen Data begins from January 10th, 2021 to February 19th, 2024

The Witcher Top 10 Hours and Nielsen Overview

The Witcher posterReleased on Netflix: July 27th, 2023
Description: As monarchs, mages, and beasts of the Continent compete to capture her, Geralt takes Ciri into hiding, determined to protect his newly-reunited family against those who threaten to destroy it. Entrusted with Ciri’s magical training, Yennefer leads them to the protected fortress of Aretuza, where they hope to uncover more about the girl’s untapped powers; instead, they discover they’ve landed in a battlefield of political corruption, dark magic, and treachery. They must fight back, put everything on the line – or risk losing each other forever.
Language: English
Runtime: 60 min

Official Netflix Top 10 Data



The Witcher: Season 1

Views/CVE refers to Completed Viewing Equivalent - Number of hours watched divided by the runtime of the show/movie. Only some results have Views/CVE.

Week PeriodHours ViewedViews / CVERankWeek in Top 10
December 5th, 2021 to December 12th, 202114,180,000 (New)061
December 12th, 2021 to December 19th, 202149,180,000 (+247%)022
December 19th, 2021 to December 26th, 202160,670,000 (+23%)033
December 26th, 2021 to January 2nd, 202242,890,000 (-29%)044
January 2nd, 2022 to January 9th, 202228,510,000 (-34%)065
January 9th, 2022 to January 16th, 202218,580,000 (-35%)086
June 25th, 2023 to July 2nd, 202317,200,000 (New)2,200,000107
July 2nd, 2023 to July 9th, 202320,900,000 (+22%)2,600,00068
The Witcher: Season 1 has 252,110,000 viewing hours globally in the 8 weeks it's been in the Netflix top 10s.

The Witcher: Season 2

Views/CVE refers to Completed Viewing Equivalent - Number of hours watched divided by the runtime of the show/movie. Only some results have Views/CVE.

Week PeriodHours ViewedViews / CVERankWeek in Top 10
December 12th, 2021 to December 19th, 2021142,430,000 (New)011
December 19th, 2021 to December 26th, 2021168,460,000 (+18%)012
December 26th, 2021 to January 2nd, 202294,270,000 (-44%)023
January 2nd, 2022 to January 9th, 202257,340,000 (-39%)034
January 9th, 2022 to January 16th, 202234,350,000 (-40%)035
January 16th, 2022 to January 23rd, 202222,640,000 (-34%)076
July 2nd, 2023 to July 9th, 202318,200,000 (New)2,400,00077
The Witcher: Season 2 has 537,690,000 viewing hours globally in the 7 weeks it's been in the Netflix top 10s.

The Witcher: Season 3

Views/CVE refers to Completed Viewing Equivalent - Number of hours watched divided by the runtime of the show/movie. Only some results have Views/CVE.

Week PeriodHours ViewedViews / CVERankWeek in Top 10
June 25th, 2023 to July 2nd, 202373,000,000 (New)15,200,00011
July 2nd, 2023 to July 9th, 202366,500,000 (-9%)13,800,00012
July 9th, 2023 to July 16th, 202332,100,000 (-52%)6,700,00023
July 16th, 2023 to July 23rd, 202320,100,000 (-37%)4,200,00034
July 23rd, 2023 to July 30th, 202359,000,000 (+194%)7,800,00015
July 30th, 2023 to August 6th, 202341,400,000 (-30%)5,400,00036
August 6th, 2023 to August 13th, 202321,300,000 (-49%)2,800,00067
August 13th, 2023 to August 20th, 202314,700,000 (-31%)1,900,00078
The Witcher: Season 3 has 328,100,000 viewing hours globally in the 8 weeks it's been in the Netflix top 10s. This equates to 57,800,000 total views.

Netflix Engagement Reports

Engagement Report #1 - Hours Watched Between January and June 2023



Title Globally Available Hours Viewed Globally
Making The Witcher: Blood OriginYes100,000
Making The Witcher: Season 2Yes100,000
The Witcher Bestiary Season 1, Part 1Yes100,000
The Witcher Bestiary Season 1, Part 2Yes100,000
The Witcher: Blood Origin: Limited SeriesYes65,300,000
The Witcher: FireplaceYes400,000
The Witcher: Nightmare of the WolfYes2,400,000
The Witcher: Season 1Yes72,200,000
The Witcher: Season 2Yes59,300,000
The Witcher: Season 3Yes33,400,000

Nielsen Top 10 Data

Number of weeks in Nielsen top 10s: 15
Total Hours/Minutes from Nielsen Top 10s: 253.75 Million Hours (15,225 million minutes)
Week Start Week End Nielsen Rank Episodes Raw Minutes Converted Hours
December 13th, 2021December 19th, 20211162,191 million minutes36.517 million hours
December 20th, 2021December 26th, 20211162,734 million minutes45.567 million hours
December 27th, 2021January 2nd, 20222161,827 million minutes30.450 million hours
January 3rd, 2022January 9th, 20222161,105 million minutes18.417 million hours
January 10th, 2022January 16th, 2022316624 million minutes10.400 million hours
January 17th, 2022January 23rd, 2022616464 million minutes7.733 million hours
January 24th, 2022January 30th, 2022816315 million minutes5.250 million hours
June 20th, 2023June 26th, 20231211,308 million minutes21.800 million hours
June 27th, 2023July 3rd, 20232211,191 million minutes19.850 million hours
July 4th, 2023July 10th, 2023421669 million minutes11.150 million hours
July 11th, 2023July 17th, 2023621480 million minutes8.000 million hours
July 18th, 2023July 24th, 2023224868 million minutes14.467 million hours
July 25th, 2023July 31st, 2023324703 million minutes11.717 million hours
August 1st, 2023August 7th, 2023724421 million minutes7.017 million hours
August 8th, 2023August 14th, 2023824325 million minutes5.417 million hours

Samba TV Data

Season: Season 3 - Volume 1
4 Days: 0.890M
6 Days: 1.100M