Live + Same Day Cable News Daily Ratings for May 14, 2012

P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
Total Day
FNC       1,111            247            477
CNN         271             71            107
MSNBC         448            129            198
CNBC         147             40             83
FBN           66             10             27
HLN         226             84            133
Primetime P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FNC       2,082            350            751
CNN         321            103            141
MSNBC         835            217            360
CNBC         153             68             87
FBN           38               8             15
HLN         314             89            170
Net Morning programs (6-9 AM) P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FNC FOX & Friends         992            275            513
CNN Early Start/Starting Point         165             53             67
MSNBC Morning Joe         400            149            222
CNBC Squawk Box         143             33             74
HLN Morning Express w/ Meade         195            115            139
Net 5PM P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FNC FIVE, THE       1,519            323            641
CNN SITUATION ROOM         475             85            162
MSNBC HARDBALL WITH C. MATTHEWS         742            159            262
CNBC FAST MONEY         188             23            103
HLN HLN SPECIAL REPORT         227             73            145
Net 6PM P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FNC SPECIAL RPT W/BRET BAIER       1,654            290            572
CNN JOHN KING USA         374             96            146
MSNBC POLITICS NATION         697            160            247
CNBC MAD MONEY         196             31             76
HLN PRIME NEWS         291             92            175
Net 7PM P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FNC THE FOX REPORT W/S.SMITH       1,495            319            618
CNN ERIN BURNETT OUTFRONT         313             59            106
MSNBC HARDBALL WITH C. MATTHEWS         807            175            371
CNBC KUDLOW REPORT         145             24             46
HLN JANE VELEZ-MITCHELL         314             72            184
Net 8PM P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FNC THE OREILLY FACTOR       2,724            472            963
CNN ANDERSON COOPER 360         295             67             88
MSNBC ED SHOW         744            152            326
CNBC M. ZUCKERBERG: INSIDE FB         147             56             65
HLN NANCY GRACE         401            129            230
Net 9PM P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FNC HANNITY       1,940            300            694
CNN PIERS MORGAN TONIGHT         316            116            140
MSNBC RACHEL MADDOW SHOW         874            251            398
CNBC HOW I MADE MY MILLIONS         144             65             77
HLN DR. DREW         291             64            139
Net 10PM P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FNC ON THE RECORD W/GRETA       1,573            277            595
CNN ANDERSON COOPER 360         352            125            195
MSNBC LAST WORD W/ L. ODONNELL         888            249            356
CNBC BIO: COLONEL SANDERS         169             81            119
HLN NANCY GRACE         268             79            148
Net 11PM P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FNC THE OREILLY FACTOR       1,157            347            610
CNN ERIN BURNETT OUTFRONT         345            127            193
MSNBC ED SHOW         512            158            208
CNBC MAD MONEY           53             24             37
HLN SHOWBIZ TONIGHT         256            121            182

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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