Live + Same Day Cable News Daily Ratings for Thursday, April 30, 2015

Total Day P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FOXN         1,194                240               466
CNN            561                188               275
MSNBC            352                 83               148
CNBC            173                 69                 88
FBN              55                   9                 20
HLN            211                 89               124
Primetime P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FOXN         2,165                443               804
CNN            835                323               416
MSNBC            606                135               263
CNBC            435                174               187
FBN              47                 12                 17
HLN            199                 58                 98
Net Morning programs (6-9 AM) P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FOXN FOX AND FRIENDS         1,062                236               532
CNN NEW DAY            478                161               240
MSNBC MORNING JOE            353                 80               172
CNBC SQUAWK BOX            132                 35                 66
HLN MORNING EXPRESS W/ MEADE            254                104               171
Net 5PM P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FOXN FIVE, THE         1,990                295               629
CNN SITUATION ROOM            733                220               313
MSNB ED SHOW            452                 63               162
CNBC FAST MONEY            157                 66               112
HLN FORENSIC FILES              95                 40                 67
Net 6PM P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FOXN SPECIAL RPT W/BRET BAIER         2,014                312               635
CNN SITUATION ROOM            799                296               385
MSNB POLITICS NATION            464                 76               164
CNBC MAD MONEY            157                 62               119
HLN FORENSIC FILES            130                 44                 63
Net 7PM P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FOXN ON THE RECORD W/GRETA         1,578                241               507
CNN ERIN BURNETT OUTFRONT            700                240               352
MSNB HARDBALL WITH C. MATTHEWS            654                 98               276
CNBC WHITE COLLAR CONVICTS            141                 63                 73
HLN FORENSIC FILES            151                 59                 69
Net 8PM P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FOXN THE OREILLY FACTOR         2,505                433               846
CNN ANDERSON COOPER 360            762                313               436
MSNB ALL IN W/ CHRIS HAYES            621                125               279
CNBC SHARK TANK            347                112               141
HLN NANCY GRACE            188                 60               113
Net 9PM P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FOXN KELLY FILE, THE         2,196                457               824
CNN ANDERSON COOPER 360            796                308               384
MSNB RACHEL MADDOW SHOW            670                164               285
CNBC SHARK TANK            457                201               209
HLN DR. DREW ON CALL            165                 34                 74
Net 10PM P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FOXN HANNITY         1,792                439               742
CNN CNN TONIGHT            947                347               429
MSNB LAST WORD W/ L. ODONNELL            527                116               226
CNBC SHARK TANK            502                208               210
HLN FORENSIC FILES            245                 81               107
Net 11PM P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FOXN THE OREILLY FACTOR         1,156                314               506
CNN CNN TONIGHT            679                251               369
MSNB ALL IN W/ CHRIS HAYES            356                115               162
CNBC PROFIT, THE            228                120               118
HLN FORENSIC FILES            377                164               209

 

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.