Last Sunday FOX News Sunday with Chris Wallace defeated NBC’s ‘Meet the Press hosted by Chuck Todd‘ in Washington, D.C, a key market for political affairs programs, for the third time this month. Additionally, FOX News Sunday was Washington D.C.’s number one Sunday program in cable news’s key adults 25-54 demographic, according to Nielsen.
Also on Sunday, FOX News Sunday was up 4 percent in total viewers and 11 percent in adults 25-54 versus the same day last year**, while Meet the Press is down 21 percent in the demographic.
Fox News Sunday had a combined 3.3 million viewers (3,301,000) on Sunday, March 29.
Fox News Sunday on broadcast delivered 1,345,000 total viewers and 419,000 adults 25-54. Additionally, FOX News Sunday is up 4 percent in total viewers and 11 percent in the adults 25-54 demographic versus the same day last year.
Cable Replays: Fox News Sunday on Fox News Channel averaged a combined 1,956,000 viewers and 323,000 adults 25-54 viewers for the 2PM/ET, 6PM/ET and 2AM/ET replays.
**Note: Wallace presented an exclusive interview with former Hewlett Packard CEO Carly Fiorina.
Source: Nielsen Media Research, Live + SD