This week’s turmoil in Egypt has driven more than the usual audiences to the cable news networks. And while anyone watching our daily cable news posts would know this, Fox News has equalled the combined cable news competition in both the Primetime and Total Day cable ratings for overall viewership and the news target adults 25-54 demographic.

Here’s the week’s cable news ratings averages (Monday-Thursday, Live+Same Day):

Network Dates Time P 2+ (000s) P 25-54 (000s)
FOXN 01/31/11-02/03/11 06:00A -06:00A 1,339 344
CNN 01/31/11-02/03/11 06:00A -06:00A 620 213
MSNB 01/31/11-02/03/11 06:00A -06:00A 486 134
FOXN 01/31/11-02/03/11 08:00P -11:00P 2,452 628
CNN 01/31/11-02/03/11 08:00P -11:00P 959 341
MSNB 01/31/11-02/03/11 08:00P -11:00P 961 254
Posted by:TV By The Numbers

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