Cable News Ratings for Saturday-Sunday, January 15-16, 2011




Live + Same Day Weekend Ratings

Saturday
P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
Total Day
FNC 716 157 303
CNN 408 131 194
MSNBC 365 162 181
CNBC 201 100 123
HLN 215 80 106
Primetime P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FNC 860 95 295
CNN 400 136 188
MSNBC 371 194 217
CNBC 230 104 126
HLN 180 60 105
Sunday
P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
Total Day
FNC 613 140 258
CNN 337 94 171
MSNBC 302 153 168
CNBC 269 132 138
HLN 171 72 90
Primetime P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FNC 733 117 250
CNN 320 100 152
MSNBC 428 166 237
CNBC 228 106 97
HLN 130 49 71

Note that MSNBC weekend programming after noon isn’t live news like their weekday programming. It’s specials and documentaries.

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 October, 2010)

CNN/HLN: 100.88 million HHs

CNBC: 98.38 million HHs

FNC: 99.06 million HHs

MSNBC: 95.41 million HHs

Nielsen TV Ratings Data: ©2011 The Nielsen Company. All Rights Reserved.

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