comScore Cable News Ratings | March 18, 2015
RATINGS

Wednesday Cable Ratings: CNN Nearly Doubles MSNBC in Primetime Demo

With Fox News far out ahead in first place, CNN nearly doubled MSNBC in the primetime demo Wednesday night. CNN averaged 156K viewers in the 25-54 demo between 8 and 11 p.m. while MSNBC had just 81K, with no show rating higher than 100K. With 159K, Anderson Cooper 360 out-rated All In with Chris Hayes by more than 100K viewers in the demo.


Meanwhile, in total viewers MSNBC’s 661K in primetime was far ahead of CNN’s 388K. Fox News was #1 in both the demo and total with 434K and 2.467M respectively.

Here are the rest of your Wednesday ratings:

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

226

New Day 

83

Morning Joe 

93

5 pm The Five 

269

Blitzer 

168

Schultz 

60

6 pm Baier 

366

Blitzer 

163

Sharpton 

101

7 pm Van Susteren 

344

Burnett 

146

Matthews 

89

8 pm O’Reilly 

518

Cooper 

159

Hayes 

58

9 pm Kelly 

460

Bourdain 

168

Maddow 

99

10 pm Hannity 

324

Tonight 

130

O’Donnell 

88

11 pm O’Reilly 

219

Cooper 

81

Hayes 

48

PRIME TIME 434 156 81
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 

993

New Day 

321

Morning Joe 

348

5 pm The Five 

2.098

Blitzer 

493

Schultz 

435

6 pm Baier 

2.120

Blitzer 

471

Sharpton 

494

7 pm Van Susteren 

1.903

Burnett 

450

Matthews 

603

8 pm O’Reilly 

3.067

Cooper 

399

Hayes 

626

9 pm Kelly 

2.630

Bourdain 

416

Maddow 

809

10 pm Hannity 

1.695

Tonight 

341

O’Donnell 

549

11 pm O’Reilly 

1.033

Cooper 

317

Hayes 

254

PRIME TIME 2.467 388 661
Data by Nielsen Media Research. Live and same day (DVR) data

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