Cable News Ratings For Saturday-Sunday, March 3-4, 2012



Live + Same Day Cable News Ratings for Saturday & Sunday, March 3-4, 2012

Saturday
P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
Total Day
FNC     924              221     380
CNN     453              132     184
MSNBC     446              202     228
CNBC     176                96     111
FBN      28                  8      14
HLN     328                97     165
Primetime P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FNC  1,686              349     612
CNN     576              158     226
MSNBC     628              310     310
CNBC     231              112     141
FBN      33                  6      15
HLN     323                75     134
Sunday
P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
Total Day
FNC     765              194     335
CNN     384              115     165
MSNBC     422              209     231
CNBC     141                70      75
FBN      34                14      19
HLN     364              142     217
Primetime P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FNC     888              186     283
CNN     457              140     197
MSNBC     499              247     265
CNBC     193                87     102
FBN      66                16      30
HLN     632              209     370


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 July, 2011)

CNN/HLN: 101.12 million HHs

CNBC: 98.62 million HHs

FNC: 99.15 million HHs

MSNBC: 95.72 million HHs

Fox Business: 58.15 million HHs


Nielsen TV Ratings Data: ©2012 The Nielsen Company. All Rights Reserved.

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