Nielsen Cable Network Coverage Estimates ( June 2009 update)

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February 2nd, 2009

Updated on September 17, 2009 with the June '09 data  (note, I'd previously posted that these were the September 2009 numbers)

Nielsen cable network coverage estimates for June 2009 (and yes, the estimates include satellite homes receiving these channels):

STATION NAME Homes (000) Estimate 06/09 Coverage %
A&E NETWORK 98,022 85.61
ABC FAMILY 97,415 85.08
ADULT SWIM 97,550 85.20
AMC 94,505 82.54
ANIMAL PLANET 95,637 83.53
BBC-AMERICA 63,734 55.66
BIOGRAPHY CHANNEL 54,418 47.53
BLACK ENTERTAINMENT TV 88,765 77.52
BRAVO 90,807 79.31
CABLE NEWS NETWORK 98,405 85.94
CMT 88,833 77.58
CNBC 96,781 84.52
CNN / HLN 99,098 86.55
COMEDY CENTRAL 97,287 84.97
DISCOVERY CHANNEL 98,795 86.28
DISCOVERY HEALTH 73,153 63.89
DISCOVERY KIDS CHANNEL N/A N/A
DISNEY CHANNEL 97,276 84.96
DIY NETWORK 51,129 44.65
E! ENTERTAINMENT TV 96,209 84.03
ENCORE 35,064 30.62
ENCORE PRIMARY 33,479 29.24
ESPN 98,121 85.70
ESPN CLASSIC 63,458 55.42
ESPN2 97,774 85.39
ESPNEWS 68,435 59.77
FINE LIVING 55,200 48.21
FITTV N/A N/A
FOOD NETWORK 98,145 85.72
FOX BUSINESS NETWORK 47,435 41.43
FOX NEWS CHANNEL 96,258 84.07
FOX REALITY 46,972 41.02
FOX SOCCER CHANNEL 34,521 30.15
FUSE 64,057 55.94
FX 95,441 83.35
G4 64,298 56.16
GALAVISION 54,090 47.24
GOLF CHANNEL 80,998 70.74
GOSPEL MUSIC CHANNEL 44,684 39.03
GREAT AMERICAN COUNTRY 56,334 49.20
GSN 68,522 59.84
HALLMARK CHANNEL 86,228 75.31
HBO - THE WORKS 31,760 27.74
HBO PRIME 31,496 27.51
HEADLINE NEWS 98,308 85.86
HISTORY 97,266 84.95
HISTORY INTERNATIONAL 53,674 46.88
HOME AND GARDEN TV 97,856 85.46
INVESTIGATION DISCOVERY (formerly DISCOVERY TIMES) 53,939 47.11
LIFETIME MOVIE NETWORK 70,467 61.54
LIFETIME TELEVISION 97,950 85.55
MAXPRIME 16,457 14.37
MILITARY CHANNEL 54,392 47.50
MSNBC 92,636 80.90
MTV: MUSIC TELEVISION 97,423 85.09
MTV2 75,237 65.71
MULTIMAX 16,546 14.45
MUN2 CABLE 30,642 26.76
NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC CHNL 68,937 60.21
NFL NETWORK 42,092 36.76
NICK-AT-NITE 98,573 86.09
NICKELODEON 98,573 86.09
NICKTOONS 53,625 46.83
NOGGIN 68,795 60.08
OUTDOOR CHANNEL 29,868 26.09
OXYGEN MEDIA 74,386 64.97
REELZCHANNEL 45,760 39.97
RFD-TV 34,676 30.28
SCIENCE CHANNEL 56,656 49.48
SCI-FI CHANNEL 95,524 83.43
SHOWTIME 21,124 18.45
SHOWTIME PRIME 20,956 18.30
SOAPNET 71,404 62.36
SPEED 73,217 63.94
SPIKE TV 97,930 85.53
STARZ 22,753 19.87
STARZ PRIMARY 22,499 19.65
STYLE 62,754 54.81
TBS NETWORK 99,135 86.58
THE CARTOON NETWORK 97,550 85.20
THE N 66,505 58.08
THE WEATHER CHANNEL 99,066 86.52
TLC 98,011 85.60
DISNEY XD 72,496 63.32
TRAVEL CHANNEL 93,990 82.09
TRU TV (formerly COURT TV) 91,468 79.88
TURNER NETWORK TELEVISION 98,245 85.80
TV GUIDE NETWORK 82,158 71.75
TV LAND 96,259 84.07
TV ONE 47,521 41.50
USA NETWORK 98,438 85.97
VERSUS 75,102 65.59
VH1 96,919 84.65
VH1 CLASSIC 54,493 47.59
WE:WOMENS ENTERTAINMENT 73,481 64.18
WGN AMERICA (formerly Superstation WGN) 70,979 61.99
TOTAL CABLE PLUS 102,652 89.65
TOTAL WIRED CABLE 70,872 61.90
CABLE PLUS W/ PAY 58,151 50.79
WIRED CABLE W/ PAY 40,582 35.44
ADS 32,590 28.46

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