Live + Same Day Cable News Daily Ratings for Wednesday, March 18, 2015

Total Day P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FOXN         1,278                222               474
CNN            359                112               187
MSNBC            316                 56               140
CNBC            219                 92               119
FBN              69                 10                 26
HLN            260                107               139
Primetime P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FOXN         2,467                434               918
CNN            388                156               219
MSNBC            661                 81               266
CNBC            528                241               277
FBN              60                 12                 30
HLN            352                126               179
Net Morning programs (6-9 AM) P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FOXN FOX AND FRIENDS            993                226               473
CNN NEW DAY            321                 83               146
MSNBC MORNING JOE            348                 93               208
CNBC SQUAWK BOX            111                 30                 68
HLN MORNING EXPRESS W/ MEADE            266                119               155
Net 5PM P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FOXN FIVE, THE         2,098                269               717
CNN SITUATION ROOM            493                168               272
MSNB ED SHOW            435                 60               141
CNBC FAST MONEY            201                 58               129
HLN FORENSIC FILES            197                 36                 44
Net 6PM P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FOXN SPECIAL RPT W/BRET BAIER         2,120                366               814
CNN SITUATION ROOM            471                163               251
MSNB POLITICS NATION            494                101               209
CNBC MAD MONEY            162                 58               106
HLN FORENSIC FILES            223                 68                 80
Net 7PM P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FOXN ON THE RECORD W/GRETA         1,903                344               657
CNN ERIN BURNETT OUTFRONT            450                146               250
MSNB HARDBALL WITH C. MATTHEWS            603                 89               242
CNBC RESTAURANT STARTUP            119                 57                 70
HLN FORENSIC FILES            246                106               119
Net 8PM P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FOXN THE OREILLY FACTOR         3,067                518             1,085
CNN ANDERSON COOPER 360            399                159               235
MSNB ALL IN W/ CHRIS HAYES            626                 58               208
CNBC SHARK TANK            446                168               205
HLN NANCY GRACE            433                117               226
Net 9PM P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FOXN KELLY FILE, THE         2,630                460               951
CNN PARTS UNKNOWN            416                168               238
MSNB RACHEL MADDOW SHOW            809                 99               327
CNBC SHARK TANK            540                234               289
HLN DR. DREW ON CALL            264                 75               132
Net 10PM P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FOXN HANNITY         1,695                324               714
CNN CNN TONIGHT            341                130               175
MSNB LAST WORD W/ L. ODONNELL            549                 88               262
CNBC SHARK TANK            598                322               337
HLN FORENSIC FILES            359                187               179
Net 11PM P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FOXN THE OREILLY FACTOR         1,033                219               445
CNN ANDERSON COOPER 360            317                 81               131
MSNB ALL IN W/ CHRIS HAYES            254                 48               138
CNBC SHARK TANK            464                242               193
HLN FORENSIC FILES            444                191               192

 

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: 93.6 million HHs

FNC: 94.7 million HHs

MSNBC: 94.5 million HHs

Fox Business: 79.9 million HHs

Posted by:Steve Baron

VP/Digital for TV station ownership group; Dad to young twins, runner, skier & spend a lot of times in airplanes.