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Thursday Ratings: Erin Burnett Tops CNN In Demo

On Thursday night, CNN’s Erin Burnett topped her network in the demo at 7 p.m.. In total viewers, she fell to second place behind Piers Morgan.

Burnett also fared better than all of HLN’s primetime lineup in both demo and total viewers. Elsewhere, Rachel Maddow and Bill O’Reilly held their number-one spots on MSNBC and Fox News, respectively.

Here are the rest of your Thursday night ratings:

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

395

Blitzer 

109

Matthews 

269

Express 

50

6 pm Baier 

443

Blitzer 

150

Sharpton 

277

Express
 

65

7 pm Shep 

407

Burnett 

160

Matthews 

288

Velez-Mitchell 

80

8 pm O’Reilly 

556

Cooper 

116

Schultz 

302

Grace 

131

9 pm Hannity 

488

Morgan 

128

Maddow 

405

Dr. Drew 

82

10 pm Van Susteren 

362

Cooper 

124

O’Donnell 

410

Grace 

77

11 pm O’Reilly 

362

Burnett 

88

Schultz 

243

Showbiz 

70

TOTAL DAY 358 115 230 80
PRIME TIME 469 123 372 97
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 

1.960

Blitzer 

541

Matthews 

1.110

Express
 

108

6 pm Baier 

2.185

Blitzer 

521

Sharpton 

1.034

Express
 

154

7 pm Smith 

1.857

Burnett 

549

Matthews 

1.071

Velez-Mitchell 

205

8 pm O’Reilly 

2.841

Cooper 

477

Schultz 

1.235

Grace 

350

9 pm Hannity 

2.511

Morgan 

670

Maddow 

1.284

DrDrew 

236

10 pm Greta 

2.080

Cooper 

405

O’Donnell 

1.204

Grace 

223

11 pm O’Reilly 

1.283

Burnett 

271

Schultz 

707

Showbiz 

147

TOTAL DAY 1.538 416 761 184
PRIME TIME 2.483 517 1.243 270
Data by Nielsen Media Research. Live and same day (DVR) data

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