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Friday Ratings: Greta Van Susteren Dominates In Her Demo

Fox News’ On the Record with Greta Van Susteren had twice as many viewers in its demo as CNN on Friday (Monday, you’ll recall, was a holiday) during the 10pm hour, and over three times as many total viewers as CNN and MSNBC.

As for this past weekend, during the funeral coverage of Whitney Houston‘s funeral, (12:15p-3:45p), CNN averaged 2.2 million P25-54 vs. 405k on Fox News and 251k on MSNBC. In total viewers, CNN averaged 5.0 million vs. 1.4 million on Fox News and 709k on MSNBC. HLN ranked second during funeral coverage (12:15p-3:45p) in total viewers and P25-54, averaging 1.4 million and 462k viewers, respectively.

Here are the rest of your Friday night ratings:

  • TV NEWS RATINGS: 25-54 DEMOGRAPHIC (L +SD)
    Fox News CNN MSNBC CNN Headline News
    5 pm The5 

    430

    Blitzer 

    94

    Matthews 

    114

    Special 

    85

    6 pm Baier 

    385

    King 

    73

    Sharpton 

    138

    Prime 

    71

    7 pm Smith 

    469

    Burnett 

    113

    Matthews 

    172

    Velez Mitchell 

    118

    8 pm O’Reilly 

    452

    Cooper 

    175

    Schultz 

    184

    Grace 

    221

    9 pm Hannity 

    379

    Morgan 

    121

    Maddow 

    288

    Dr. Drew 

    77

    10 pm Van Susteren 

    351

    Cooper 

    128

    Lockup 

    188

    Grace 

    74

    11 pm O’Reilly 

    389

    Burnett 

    121

    Lockup 

    193

    Showbiz 

    105

    TOTAL DAY 310 109 143 96
    PRIME TIME 396 141 220 121
    Data by Nielsen Media Research. Live and same day (DVR) data.
    TV NEWS RATINGS: TOTAL VIEWERS (L +SD)
    Fox News CNN MSNBC CNN Headline News
    5 pm The5 

    1,669

    Blitzer 

    456

    Matthews 

    717

    Special 

    213

    6 pm Baier 

    1,716

    King 

    319

    Sharpton 

    726

    Prime 

    205

    7 pm Smith 

    1,655

    Burnett 

    343

    Matthews 

    745

    Velez Mitchell 

    247

    8 pm O’Reilly 

    2,548

    Cooper 

    494

    Schultz 

    855

    Grace 

    588

    9 pm Hannity 

    1,939

    Morgan 

    499

    Maddow 

    948

    Dr. Drew 

    316

    10 pm Van Susteren 

    1,432

    Cooper 

    404

    Lockup
     

    386

    Grace 

    317

    11 pm O’Reilly 

    1,118

    Burnett 

    324

    Lockup 

    358

    Showbiz 

    352

    TOTAL DAY 1,272 360 500 265
    PRIME TIME 1,982 465 735 401
    Data by Nielsen Media Research. Live and same day (DVR) data
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