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Cable News Ratings for Friday, April 30, 2010

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May 3rd, 2010

Live + Same Day Cable News Daily Ratings for April 30, 2010

P2+ Total Day
FNC – 1,013,000 viewers
CNN – 443,000 viewers
MSNBC – 398,000 viewers
CNBC - 189,000 viewers
HLN - 292,000 viewers

P2+ Prime Time
FNC – 1,666,000 viewers
CNN – 642,000 viewers
MSNBC –830,000 viewers
CNBC – 213,000 viewers
HLN –506,000 viewers

25-54 Total Day
FNC –304,000 viewers
CNN –161,000 viewers
MSNBC –117,000 viewers
CNBC – 56,000 viewers
HLN - 136,000 viewers

25-54 Prime Time
FNC – 426,000 viewers
CNN – 234,000 viewers
MSNBC –232,000 viewers
CNBC – 123,000 viewers
HLN – 161,000 viewers

35-64 Total Day
FNC – 507,000 viewers
CNN – 194,000 viewers
MSNBC 180,000 viewers
CNBC – 84,000 viewers
HLN - 164,000 viewers

35-64 Prime Time
FNC –806,000 viewers
CNN – 290,000 viewers
MSNBC –351,000 viewers
CNBC – 120,000 viewers
HLN –251,000 viewers

Morning programs (6:00AM-9:00AM) P2+ (25-54) (35-64)
FOX & Friends- 955,000 viewers (355,000) (514,000)
American Morning- 288,000 viewers (138,000) (137,000)
Morning Joe- 442,000 viewers (123,000) (206,000)
Squawk Box- 155,000 viewers (50,000) (71,000)
Morning Express w/ Meade- 317,000 viewers (184,000) (198,000)

5PM - P2+ (25-54) (35-64)
Glenn Beck – 2,017,000 viewers (592,000) (1,012,000)
Situation Room—581,000 viewers (173,000) (227,000)
Hardball w/ C. Matthews – 580,000 viewers (129,000) (221,000)
Fast Money (5:00-5:30pm) – 191,000 viewers (a scratch w/35,000) (59,000)
Options Action (5:30-6:00pm) – 218,000 viewers (57,000) (75,000)
Showbiz Tonight —221,000 viewers (88,000) (120,000)

6PM – P2+ (25-54) (35-64)
Special Report w/ Bret Baier – 1,804,000 viewers (423,000) (829,000)
Situation Room—519,000 viewers (135,000) (218,000)
Ed Show —611,000 viewers (163,000) (303,000)
Mad Money —153,000 viewers (a scratch w/40,000) (55,000)
Prime News – 229,000 viewers (122,000) (142,000)

7PM - P2+ (25-54) (35-64)
The Fox Report w/ Shep – 1,307,000 viewers (355,000) (654,000)
John King USA – 518,000 viewers (181,000) (238,000)
Hardball w/ C. Matthews – 667,000 viewers (174,000) (272,000)
Kudlow Report – 134,000 viewers (a scratch w/28,000) (a scratch w/51,000)
Issues - 364,000 viewers (168,000) (225,000)

8PM - P2+ (25-54) (35-64)
The O’Reilly Factor – 2,054,000 viewers (478,000) (952,000)
Campbell Brown – 678,000 viewers (250,000) (294,000)
Countdown w/ K. Olbermann – 1,060,000 viewers (275,000) (431,000)
The Apprentice - 174,000 viewers (114,000) (99,000)
Nancy Grace – 635,000 viewers (216,000) (347,000)

9 PM - P2+ (25-54) (35-64)
Hannity – 1,506,000 viewers (402,000) (752,000)
Larry King Live —612,000 viewers (226,000) (263,000)
Rachel Maddow Show —973,000 viewers (263,000) (406,000)
The Apprentice— 354,000 viewers (211,000) (204,000)
Joy Behar – 550,000 viewers (149,000) (221,000)

10 PM P2+ (25-54) (35-64)
On the Record w/ Greta—1,435,000 viewers (398,000) (712,000)
Anderson Cooper 360 — 635,000 viewers (227,000) (314,000)
Who Do You Think You Are – 456,000 viewers (160,000) (216,000)
Run for the Roses. – a scratch w/109,000 viewers (a scratch w/44,000) (96,000)
Nancy Grace –426,000 viewers (174,000) (232,000)

11 PM P2+ (25-54) (35-64)
The O’Reilly Factor - 1,117,000 viewers (353,000) (663,000)
Anderson Cooper 360 – 410,000 viewers (153,000) (204,000)
MSNBC Special —460,000 viewers (121,000) (260,000)
Mad Money – a scratch w/97,000 viewers (a scratch w/34,000) (58,000)
Showbiz Tonight-- 347,000 viewers (154,000) (211,000)
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For other days cable news ratings click here.

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 December, 2009)

CNN/HLN: 100.22 million HHs

CNBC: 97.59 million HHs

FNC: 98.04  million HHs

MSNBC: 93.0 million HHs

Nielsen TV Ratings Data: ©2009 The Nielsen Company. All Rights Reserved.

 
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