Live + Same Day Cable News Daily Ratings for Friday, January 16, 2015 

Total Day P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FOXN       1,183            234            460
CNN         520            178            267
MSNBC         319             74            141
CNBC         158             43             64
FBN           45               8             15
HLN         243             95            122
Primetime P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FOXN       1,871            371            729
CNN         542            210            294
MSNBC         435             63            172
CNBC         281             96            122
FBN           29               3             10
HLN         335             88            120
Net Morning programs (6-9 AM) P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FOXN FOX AND FRIENDS         940            208            444
CNN NEW DAY         457            169            272
MSNBC MORNING JOE         360             99            191
CNBC SQUAWK BOX         128             38             63
HLN MORNING EXPRESS W/ MEADE         278            118            164
Net 5PM P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FOXN FIVE, THE       2,177            345            752
CNN SITUATION ROOM         603            191            269
MSNB ED SHOW         519             63            183
CNBC FAST MONEY         154               8             37
CNBC OPTIONS ACTION         131               6             29
HLN WHAT WOULD YOU DO           68             40             51
Net 6PM P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FOXN SPECIAL RPT W/BRET BAIER       2,038            374            833
CNN SITUATION ROOM         598            199            255
MSNB POLITICS NATION         466             84            165
CNBC MAD MONEY         128             20             56
HLN FORENSIC FILES         172             55             79
Net 7PM P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FOXN ON THE RECORD W/GRETA       1,725            315            643
CNN ERIN BURNETT OUTFRONT         553            198            277
MSNB HARDBALL WITH C. MATTHEWS         599             84            236
CNBC ULTIMATE FACTORIES         115             42             73
HLN FORENSIC FILES         243             89            117
Net 8PM P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FOXN THE OREILLY FACTOR       2,682            500            995
CNN ANDERSON COOPER 360         594            203            303
MSNB ALL IN W/ CHRIS HAYES         499             67            193
CNBC SHARK TANK         417            136            170
HLN FORENSIC FILES         188             54             80
Net 9PM P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FOXN KELLY FILE SPECIAL, THE       1,743            338            662
CNN DEATH ROW STORIES         469            176            278
MSNB RACHEL MADDOW SHOW         604             67            220
CNBC THE APPRENTICE         237             72            104
HLN FORENSIC FILES         397             80            139
Net 10PM P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FOXN HANNITY SPECIAL       1,181            275            522
CNN DEATH ROW STORIES         563            251            300
MSNB MSNBC INVESTIGATES         203             54            103
CNBC THE APPRENTICE         189             80             91
HLN FORENSIC FILES         449            136            153
Net 11PM P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FOXN THE OREILLY FACTOR         876            265            433
CNN DEATH ROW STORIES         581            212            320
MSNB MSNBC INVESTIGATES         228            114            127
CNBC RESTAURANT STARTUP           92             42             49
HLN FORENSIC FILES         319            130            172

 

P2+ = viewers over the age of 2(25-54) = Adults 25-54 viewing(35-64) = Adults 35-64 viewingPrime 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 HHsCNBC: 96.242 million HHsFNC: 97.186 million HHsMSNBC: 94.519 million HHsFox Business: 75.501 million HHs

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

Posted by:Steve Baron

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