Live + Same Day Cable News Daily Ratings for Wednesday, August 19, 2015 

Total Day P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FOXN         1,245                234               447
CNN            452                131               223
MSNBC            407                 72               163
CNBC            220                 81                 96
FBN              61                 12                 20
HLN            246                102               138
Primetime P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FOXN         2,558                544               958
CNN            919                298               448
MSNBC            878                159               379
CNBC            555                249               223
FBN              60                 30                 43
HLN            288                 95               142
Net Morning programs (6-9 AM) P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FOXN FOX AND FRIENDS            901                186               422
CNN NEW DAY            323                 80               168
MSNBC MORNING JOE            404                 99               179
CNBC SQUAWK BOX            131                 26                 72
HLN MORNING EXPRESS W/ MEADE            269                 96               165
Net 5PM P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FOXN FIVE, THE         1,861                232               508
CNN SITUATION ROOM            467                123               244
MSNB MSNBC LIVE            470                 47               149
CNBC FAST MONEY            188                 23                 69
HLN NANCY GRACE              94                 56                 68
Net 6PM P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FOXN SPECIAL RPT W/BRET BAIER         1,975                267               581
CNN SITUATION ROOM            533                149               276
MSNB POLITICS NATION            532                 80               189
CNBC MAD MONEY            174                 44               106
HLN FORENSIC FILES            109                 21                 48
Net 7PM P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FOXN ON THE RECORD W/GRETA         1,969                293               580
CNN ERIN BURNETT OUTFRONT            570                204               308
MSNB HARDBALL WITH C. MATTHEWS         1,000                171               408
CNBC WEST TEXAS INVESTORS CLUB              79                 48                 54
HLN FORENSIC FILES            180                 29                 59
Net 8PM P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FOXN THE OREILLY FACTOR         3,083                574             1,042
CNN ANDERSON COOPER 360            843                259               412
MSNB ALL IN W/ CHRIS HAYES            856                172               393
CNBC SHARK TANK            532                204               195
HLN NANCY GRACE            280                 90               142
Net 9PM P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FOXN KELLY FILE, THE         2,558                513               995
CNN CNN SPECIAL REPORT         1,144                369               530
MSNB RACHEL MADDOW SHOW            968                174               432
CNBC SHARK TANK            735                322               312
HLN DR DREW            262                 88               118
Net 10PM P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FOXN HANNITY         2,034                545               836
CNN CNN TONIGHT            770                265               402
MSNB LAST WORD W/ L. ODONNELL            808                131               310
CNBC MAKE ME A MLLNRE INVENTOR            399                220               160
HLN FORENSIC FILES            322                107               164
Net 11PM P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FOXN THE OREILLY FACTOR         1,243                359               585
CNN ANDERSON COOPER 360            510                191               263
MSNB ALL IN W/ CHRIS HAYES            372                 93               150
CNBC SHARK TANK            356                197               121
HLN FORENSIC FILES            379                188               208

 

–Nielsen TV Ratings Data: ©2015 The Nielsen Company. All Rights Reserved.

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 February, 2015)

CNN/HLN: 97.1 million HHs

CNBC: 93.6million HHs

FNC: 94.7 million HHs

MSNBC: 94.5 million HHs

Fox Business: 79.9 million HHs

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