President Obama’s Address Averages 29 Million Across Broadcast & Cable
President Obama’s address on the end of the American combat mission from 8-8:20pm on Tuesday averaged 29.2 million viewers across ABC, CBS, FOX, NBC, TEL, UNI, CNN, CNBC, CNTRC, FOXNC, and MSNBC.
I don’t have the breakdown for the broadcast networks, but here are the ratings for the cable news networks.
Recent President Obama Speeches: TV Ratings Event Networks Number of Households Number of Persons 2+ Oval Office Adress on End of Iraq War (8/31/10) 11 21,818,342 29,232,689 Address on Gulf Coast Oil Spill
11 24,044,726 32,051,887 (1/27/10) 11 34,182,725 48,009,595 Speech on Afghanistan (12/1/2009) 10 29,806,000 40,767,134 Source: The Nielsen Company