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Tuesday Cable News Ratings: Chris Matthews #1 in Demo and Total Viewers on MSNBC

Hardball with Chris Matthews was the highest rated show across MSNBC’s schedule Tuesday in both the 25-54 demo and total viewers. Matthews had 210K viewers in the demo and 860K total viewers.

In his 7pm time slot, Matthews was #1 in the demo, beating out the Fox Report, where Jon Scott was filling in for Shepard Smith. The Fox News show was #1 in total viewers with 1.379M.


Here are the rest of your Tuesday ratings:

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

287

New Day 

85

Morning Joe 

150

Express 

91

5 pm The Five 

370

Blitzer 

117

Schultz 

139

Express 

31

6 pm Baier 

273

Blitzer/Crossfire 

157/161

Sharpton 

153

Express 

38

7 pm Smith 

199

Burnett 

108

Matthews 

210

Velez-Mitchell 

71

8 pm O’Reilly 

352

Cooper 

150

Hayes 

171

Grace 

88

9 pm Hannity 

272

Morgan 

202

Maddow 

130

Dr. Drew 

84

10 pm Van Susteren 

280

Cooper 

118

O’Donnell 

159

After Dark 

51

11 pm O’Reilly 

320

Cooper 

76

Hayes 

62

Showbiz 

48

PRIME TIME 302 133 177 74
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
6 – 9 am Fox & Friends 

1.213

New Day 

278

Morning Joe 

485

Express 

237

5 pm The Five 

1.902

Blitzer 

509

Schultz 

783

Express 

111

6 pm Baier 

1.750

Blitzer/Crossfire 

490/476

Sharpton 

629

Express 

90

7 pm Smith 

1.379

Burnett 

460

Matthews 

860

Velez-Mitchell 

228

8 pm O’Reilly 

2.419

Cooper 

560

Hayes 

632

Grace 

319

9 pm Hannity 

1.446

Morgan 

546

Maddow 

745

Dr. Drew 

342

10 pm Van Susteren 

1.418

Cooper 

538

O’Donnell 

707

After Dark 

158

11 pm O’Reilly 

1.169

Cooper 

336

Hayes 

328

Showbiz 

162

PRIME TIME 1.766 515 695 273
Data by Nielsen Media Research. Live and same day (DVR) data

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