Live + Same Day Cable News Daily Ratings for Tuesday, December 16, 2014

Total Day P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FOXN  1,223  223  454
CNN  437  135  232
MSNBC  325  77  129
CNBC  263  93  124
FBN  54  9  20
HLN  208  80  113
Primetime P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FOXN  2,148  389  776
CNN  516  181  234
MSNBC  546  126  220
CNBC  650  313  328
FBN  43  7  21
HLN  312  97  169
Net Morning programs (6-9 AM) P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FOXN FOX AND FRIENDS  1,061  261  548
CNN  NEW DAY  410  152  240
MSNBC MORNING JOE  348  108  195
CNBC SQUAWK BOX  109  23  59
HLN  MORNING EXPRESS W/ MEADE  159  61  92
Net 5PM P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FOXN FIVE, THE  2,073  342  683
CNN  SITUATION ROOM  598  169  296
MSNB ED SHOW  494  81  124
CNBC FAST MONEY  197  45  97
HLN  WHAT WOULD YOU DO  29  18  21
Net 6PM P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FOXN SPECIAL RPT W/BRET BAIER  2,075  298  666
CNN  SITUATION ROOM  587  188  329
MSNB POLITICS NATION  534  100  181
CNBC MAD MONEY  249  55  114
HLN  FORENSIC FILES  72  16  28
Net 7PM P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FOXN ON THE RECORD W/GRETA  1,796  242  543
CNN  ERIN BURNETT OUTFRONT  637  168  372
MSNB HARDBALL WITH C. MATTHEWS  708  145  284
CNBC PROFIT, THE  152  68  82
HLN  HLN SPECIAL REPORT  112  29  49
Net 8PM P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FOXN THE OREILLY FACTOR  2,910  514  1,055
CNN  ANDERSON COOPER 360  681  242  317
MSNB ALL IN W/ CHRIS HAYES  494  124  185
CNBC SHARK TANK  514  218  273
HLN  NANCY GRACE  319  88  156
Net 9PM P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FOXN KELLY FILE, THE  2,307  430  845
CNN  CNN SPECIAL REPORT  442  148  194
MSNB RACHEL MADDOW SHOW  692  152  270
CNBC SHARK TANK  693  364  330
HLN  DR. DREW ON CALL  224  52  114
Net 10PM P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FOXN HANNITY  1,223  222  427
CNN  CNN TONIGHT  424  152  191
MSNB LAST WORD W/ L. ODONNELL  452  102  201
CNBC PROFIT, THE  743  358  382
HLN  FORENSIC FILES  391  149  238
Net 11PM P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FOXN THE OREILLY FACTOR  963  196  374
CNN  ANDERSON COOPER 360  376  151  191
MSNB ALL IN W/ CHRIS HAYES  288  98  122
CNBC SHARK TANK  497  240  219
HLN  FORENSIC FILES  495  220  319

P2+ = viewers over the age of 2-

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(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 August, 2013)

CNN/HLN: 99.292 million HHs

CNBC: 96.242 million HHs

FNC: 97.186 million HHs

MSNBC: 94.519 million HHs

Fox Business: 75.501 million HHs

Nielsen TV Ratings Data: ©2014 The Nielsen Company. All Rights Reserved.

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