Cable News Ratings for Saturday-Sunday, May 21-22, 2011

Live + Same Day Cable News Ratings for Saturday & Sunday, May 21-22, 2011

Saturday
P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
Total Day
FNC 792 195 352
CNN 513 184 241
MSNBC 392 190 199
CNBC 215 75 111
FBN 34 9 18
HLN 284 115 166
Primetime P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FNC 1,203 180 398
CNN 508 154 233
MSNBC 403 194 225
CNBC 283 100 148
FBN 71 9 19
HLN 388 188 239
Sunday
P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
Total Day
FNC 753 208 376
CNN 504 158 235
MSNBC 367 176 196
CNBC 148 67 83
FBN 28 7 14
HLN 250 96 136
Primetime P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FNC 792 172 334
CNN 705 204 311
MSNBC 352 200 198
CNBC 137 47 74
FBN 55 8 16
HLN 192 64 91


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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