Cable weekly Top 25, July 25-31: Democratic convention is big for CNN

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As was the case with the Republican convention the week before, coverage of the Democratic National Convention dominated the cable ratings for the week of July 25-31.

CNN was the week’s big winner, capturing the Top 4 and 12 of the Top 25 spots (including ties) in adults 18-49 and 14 of the Top 25 in viewers.

“Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta” (1.4) was the top entertainment show in adults 18-49. “Rizzoli & Isles” (3.87 million viewers) was the only entertainment show to make the Top 25 in total viewers.

Top 25 cable shows in adults 18-49  for July 25-31, 2016

Rank Show Net Day Time 18-49 Rating 18-49 Viewers (000s)
1 AMERICA’S CHOICE 2016 CNN Thurs. 10 p.m. 2.0 2,556
2 AMERICA’S CHOICE 2016 CNN Thurs. 11 p.m. 1.7 2,186
3 AMERICA’S CHOICE 2016 CNN Mon. 10 p.m. 1.5 1,932
AMERICA’S CHOICE 2016 CNN Weds. 11 p.m. 1.5 1,862
5 LOVE & HIP HOP ATLANTA VH1 Mon. 8 p.m. 1.4 1,714
6 AMERICA’S CHOICE 2016 CNN Tues. 10 p.m. 1.3 1,710
AMERICA’S CHOICE 2016 CNN Weds. 10 p.m. 1.3 1,707
AMERICA’S CHOICE 2016 CNN Thurs. 9 p.m. 1.3 1,667
9 AMERICA’S CHOICE 2016 CNN Mon. 11 p.m. 1.2 1,576
WWE MONDAY NIGHT RAW USA Mon. 9 p.m. 1.2 1,574
WWE MONDAY NIGHT RAW USA Mon. 8 p.m. 1.2 1,567
WWE MONDAY NIGHT RAW USA Mon. 10 p.m. 1.2 1,536
AMERICA’S CHOICE 2016 CNN Mon. 9 p.m. 1.2 1,469
14 AMERICA’S CHOICE 2016 CNN Weds. 9 p.m. 1.1 1,434
FAMILY GUY ADSM Tues. 11:30 p.m. 1.1 1,340
16 FAMILY GUY ADSM Tues. 11 p.m. 1.0 1,320
MSNBC SPECIAL COVERAGE MSNBC Thurs. 10:30 p.m. 1.0 1,298
WWE SMACKDOWN USA Tues. 8 p.m. 1.0 1,235
FAMILY GUY ADSM Thurs. 11:30 p.m. 1.0 1,231
MSNBC SPECIAL COVERAGE MSNBC Thurs. 10 p.m. 1.0 1,221
FAMILY GUY ADSM Weds. 11:30 p.m. 1.0 1,214
22 FAMILY GUY ADSM Thurs. 11 p.m. 0.9 1,194
THE HAVES AND THE HAVE NOTS OWN Tues. 9 p.m. 0.9 1,193
FAMILY GUY ADSM Weds. 11 p.m. 0.9 1,183
HARRY POTTER/DEATHLY HOLLOWS PART 2 FRFM Sun. 8:45 p.m. 0.9 1,165
HARRY POTTER/DEATHLY HOLLOWS PART 1 FRFM Sun. 5 p.m. 0.9 1,165
FAMILY GUY ADSM Sun. 10:30 p.m. 0.9 1,163
MSNBC SPECIAL COVERAGE MSNBC Weds. 11 p.m. 0.9 1,156
T.I. AND TINY VH1 Mon. 9 p.m. 0.9 1,142
AMERICA’S CHOICE 2016 CNN Tues. 9 p.m. 0.9 1,140
POWER STARZ Sun. 9:02 p.m. 0.9 1,123
AMERICA’S CHOICE 2016 CNN Tues. 11 p.m. 0.9 1,103
MSNBC SPECIAL COVERAGE MSNBC Mon. 10 p.m. 0.9 1,099

 

Top 25 cable series in viewers for July 25-31, 2016

Rank Show Net Day Time Viewers (000s)
1 AMERICA’S CHOICE 2016 CNN Thurs. 10 p.m. 7,783
2 AMERICA’S CHOICE 2016 CNN Thurs. 11 p.m. 6,535
3 AMERICA’S CHOICE 2016 CNN Mon. 10 p.m. 6,292
4 AMERICA’S CHOICE 2016 CNN Tues. 10 p.m. 6,105
5 AMERICA’S CHOICE 2016 CNN Weds. 11 p.m. 5,991
6 AMERICA’S CHOICE 2016 CNN Weds. 10 p.m. 5,952
7 AMERICA’S CHOICE 2016 CNN Thurs. 9 p.m. 5,658
8 MSNBC SPECIAL COVERAGE MSNBC Thurs. 10:30 p.m. 5,512
9 AMERICA’S CHOICE 2016 CNN Weds. 9 p.m. 5,291
10 MSNBC SPECIAL COVERAGE MSNBC Thurs. 10 p.m. 5,280
11 AMERICA’S CHOICE 2016 CNN Mon. 9 p.m. 5,238
12 MSNBC SPECIAL COVERAGE MSNBC Weds. 11 p.m. 4,966
13 AMERICA’S CHOICE 2016 CNN Mon. 11 p.m. 4,948
14 MSNBC SPECIAL COVERAGE MSNBC Weds. 10 p.m. 4,757
15 MSNBC SPECIAL COVERAGE MSNBC Mon. 10 p.m. 4,628
16 AMERICA’S CHOICE 2016 CNN Tues. 9 p.m. 4,422
17 MSNBC SPECIAL COVERAGE MSNBC Weds. 9 p.m. 4,412
18 MSNBC SPECIAL COVERAGE MSNBC Thurs. 9 p.m. 4,248
19 THE O’REILLY FACTOR FNC Mon. 8 p.m. 4,226
20 MSNBC SPECIAL COVERAGE MSNBC Thurs. 11:27 p.m. 4,109
21 MSNBC SPECIAL COVERAGE MSNBC Tues. 10 p.m. 3,966
22 RIZZOLI & ISLES TNT Mon. 9 p.m. 3,869
23 ANDERSON COOPER 360 CNN Mon. 8 p.m. 3,830
24 AMERICA’S CHOICE 2016 CNN Tues. 11 p.m. 3,800
25 ANDERSON COOPER 360 CNN Weds. 8 p.m. 3,787

All ratings are live + same-day. Source: The Nielsen Company.

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