'

Cable News Ratings for Wednesday, October 15

Categories: '

Written By

October 16th, 2008

Live + Same Day Cable News Daily Ratings for October 15, 2008

News: Glen Beck is leaving CNN-HN for Fox News.

P2+ Total Day
FNC – 2,128,000 viewers
CNN –1,755,000 viewers
MSNBC –1,016,000 viewers
CNBC – 442,000 viewers
HLN – 381,000 viewers

P2+ Prime Time
FNC – 7,326,000 viewers
CNN –6,614,000 viewers
MSNBC--3,290,000 viewers
CNBC –596,000 viewers
HLN – 763,000 viewers

25-54 Total Day
FNC – 639,000 viewers
CNN –782,000 viewers
MSNBC – 429,000 viewers
CNBC –149,000 viewers
HLN- 179,000 viewers

25-54 Prime Time
FNC – 2,285,000 viewers
CNN –3,114,000 viewers
MSNBC –1,323,000 viewers
CNBC –245,000 viewers
HLN – 311,000 viewers

35-64 Total Day
FNC – 1,092,000 viewers
CNN – 921,000 viewers
MSNBC – 555,000 viewers
CNBC – 231,000 viewers
HLN – 233,000 viewers

35-64 Prime Time
FNC – 3,610,000 viewers
CNN – 3,414,000 viewers
MSNBC –1,739,000 viewers
CNBC –322,000 viewers
HLN --430,000 viewers

Morning programs (6:00AM-9:00AM) P2+ (25-54) (35-64)
FOX & Friends –1,178,000 viewers (357,000) (747,000)
American Morning-654,000 viewers (270,000) (406,000)
Morning Joe- 541,000 viewers (240,000) (301,000)
Squawk Box- 277,000 viewers (107,000) (171,000)
Morning Express w/ Meade- 269,000 viewers (160,000) (217,000)

6PM - P2+ (25-54) (35-64)
Special Report with Brit Hume – 1,977,000 viewers (443,000) (957,000)
Situation Room- 1,052,000 viewers (316,000) (515,000)
Race/White House w/d Gregory- 840,000 viewers (312,000) (467,000)
Mad Money– 363,000 viewers (145,000) (223,000)
Prime News-257,000 viewers (122,000) (145,000)

7PM - P2+ (25-54) (35-64)
Fox Report w/ Shepard Smith – 2,040,000 viewers (538,000) (994,000)
Lou Dobbs–1,286,000 viewers (443,000) (596,000)
Hardball w/Chris Matthews—1,341,000 viewers (556,000) (799,000)
**Is Your Money Safe (7PM-9PM)—429,000 viewers (187,000) (277,000)
Glenn Beck – 546,000 viewers (231,000) (325,000)

8PM - P2+ (25-54) (35-64)
The O’Reilly Factor—4,651,000 viewers (1,120,000) (2,072,000)
Election Center—2,673,000 viewers (1,129,000) (1,400,000)
Countdown w/Keith Olbermann– 2,475,000 viewers (863,000) (1,274,000)
Nancy Grace –1,491,000 viewers (554,000) (832,000)

9 PM - P2+ (25-54) (35-64)
**Presidential Debate (9PM-1031PM)—9,068,000 viewers (2,961,000) (4,539,000)
**SR/Pres Debate 3 2008 (9PM-1031PM)—8,931,000 viewers (4,303,000) (4,542,000)
**Debate (9PM-1033PM)--3,724,000 viewers (1,553,000) (1,981,000)
**Presidential Debate (9PM-1030PM)—731,000 viewers (324,000) (391,000)
Glenn Beck- 311,000 viewers (125,000) (161,000)

10 PM P2+ (25-54) (35-64)
**On the Record w/Greta (1031PM-11PM) —7,394,000 viewers (2,576,000) (3,875,000)
**Anderson Cooper 360 (1031PM-11PM)—7,795,000 viewers (3,697,000) (4,164,000)
**Post Debate Analysis (1033PM-11PM)—3,603,000 viewers (1,555,000) (1,940,000)
**CNBC Special Report (1030-11PM)—551,000 viewers (184,000) (238,000)
Nancy Grace –547,000 viewers (274,000) (338,000)

11 PM P2+ (25-54) (35-64)
**Pres Debate Analysis (11PM-1115PM)—4,800,000 viewers (1,707,000) (2,664,000)
**Hannity & Colmes (1115PM-12PM)—3,180,000 viewers (1,068,000) (1,732,000)
Anderson Cooper 360—4,573,000 viewers (2,228,000) (2,687,000)
Countdown w/ Keith Olbermann–2,511,000 viewers (1,139,000) (1,410,000)
Mad Money- 380,000 viewers (130,000) (166,000)
Showbiz Tonight– 483,000 viewers (262,000) (294,000)

P2+ = viewers over the age of 2

(25-54) = Adults 25-54 viewing

(35-64) = Adults 35-64 viewing

Prime Time = 8-11pm

LIVE+SD: The number that watched a program either while it was broadcast OR watched via DVR on the same day [through 3AM the next day] the program was broadcast. For more information see Numbers 101.

Scratch = when a show's audience fails to meet minimum Nielsen reporting levels. For more information go here.

Nielsen Cable Network Coverage Estimates (as of March, 2008)

CNN/HLN: 96.93 million HHs
CNBC:        95.13 million HHs
FNC:           94.55 million HHs
MSNBC:      91.59 million HHs

Nielsen TV Ratings Data: ©2008 The Nielsen Company. All Rights Reserved.

 
© 2014 Tribune Digital Ventures