comScore Cable News Ratings | March 13, 2015

Friday Cable Ratings: MSNBC’s Matthews Beats Hayes, Maddow in Demo

With 112K viewers in the 25-54 demo Friday evening, Hardball with Chris Matthews came out ahead of MSNBC’s primetime offering, All In with Chris Hayes and The Rachel Maddow Show. Those shows had 84K and 96K demo viewers, respectively. Note that this is the second time so far this year that Rachel Maddow has delivered less than 100K viewers in the demo, and the 7th lowest demo in the history of her show (which debuted on 9/8/08).


However, in total viewers Maddow had the highest rated show on MSNBC’s schedule with 731K, followed by Chris Hayes with 644K and then Chris Matthews with 608K.

Here are the rest of your Friday ratings:

TV NEWS RATINGS: 25-54 DEMOGRAPHIC (L +SD)
Fox News CNN MSNBC
6 – 9 am Fox & Friends 

246

New Day 

101

Morning Joe 

77

5 pm The Five 

223

Blitzer 

148

Schultz 

52

6 pm Baier 

258

Blitzer 

172

Sharpton 

66

7 pm Van Susteren 

226

Burnett 

138

Matthews 

112

8 pm O’Reilly 

307

Cooper 

142

Hayes 

84

9 pm Kelly 

286

Weir 

62

Maddow 

96

10 pm ISIS Special 

201

Jesus 

93

Investigates 

131

11 pm O’Reilly 

198

Ling 

125

Investigates 

168

PRIME TIME 265 99 104
Data by Nielsen Media Research. Live and same day (DVR) data.

 

TV NEWS RATINGS: TOTAL VIEWERS (L +SD)
Fox News CNN MSNBC
6 – 9 am Fox & Friends 

949

New Day 

303

Morning Joe 

307

5 pm The Five 

1.950

Blitzer 

412

Schultz 

450

6 pm Baier 

1.934

Blitzer 

431

Sharpton 

441

7 pm Van Susteren 

1.665

Burnett 

346

Matthews 

608

8 pm O’Reilly 

2.131

Cooper 

427

Hayes 

644

9 pm Kelly 

1.898

Weir 

249

Maddow 

731

10 pm ISIS Special 

1.205

Jesus 

262

Investigates 

320

11 pm O’Reilly 

828

Ling 

362

Investigates 

326

PRIME TIME 1.745 312 565
Data by Nielsen Media Research. Live and same day (DVR) data

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