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Wednesday Cable Ratings: MSNBC Hits Lowest Demo Ratings Day in 10 Years

Not only did The Ed Show hit a new low of 30K viewers in the 25-54 demo on Wednesday, but MSNBC had its lowest total day ratings in close to 10 years with 49K average viewers in the demo over the course of the day. The last time MSNBC saw demo ratings this low was on July 20, 2005 when it had 45K in total day.

In primetime, MSNBC also came in third place with just 76K in the demo compared to 337K for Fox News and 196K for CNN.


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 

203

New Day 

161

Morning Joe 

67

5 pm The Five 

282

Blitzer 

156

Schultz 

30

6 pm Baier 

317

Blitzer 

170

Sharpton 

52

7 pm Van Susteren 

225

Burnett 

230

Matthews 

89

8 pm O’Reilly 

396

Cooper 

207

Hayes 

56

9 pm Kelly 

313

Cooper 

189

Maddow 

99

10 pm Hannity 

300

Tonight 

193

O’Donnell 

73

11 pm O’Reilly 

232

Tonight 

168

Hayes 

79

PRIME TIME 337 196 76
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 

940

New Day 

443

Morning Joe 

329

5 pm The Five 

1.949

Blitzer 

691

Schultz 

394

6 pm Baier 

1.958

Blitzer 

632

Sharpton 

403

7 pm Van Susteren 

1.558

Burnett 

657

Matthews 

510

8 pm O’Reilly 

2.301

Cooper 

634

Hayes 

305

9 pm Kelly 

2.051

Cooper 

554

Maddow 

482

10 pm Hannity 

1.460

Tonight 

556

O’Donnell 

280

11 pm O’Reilly 

805

Tonight 

435

Hayes 

220

PRIME TIME 1.938 583 356
Data by Nielsen Media Research. Live and same day (DVR) data

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