Third quarter rankings are in and Fox Information was the highest cable community in complete common viewers via the day and primetime.
Fox Information beat CNN and MSNBC mixed in complete day and primetime for the quarter to earn its highest-rated quarter of the 12 months, simply forward of the community’s twenty fifth anniversary. Fox Information was even the one cable information community to develop in comparison with final quarter.
Right here’s the way it broke down: In total-day averages, Fox Information netted 1.358 million, with 227,000 within the advertiser-coveted age demographic of 25 to 54. CNN averaged 598,000 complete viewers, of whom 130,000 have been within the demo. MSNBC noticed a mean of 738,000 complete viewers with 94,000 viewers within the demo. This was the ninth straight quarter that CNN beat MSNBC in total-day demo rankings.
In primetime, Fox Information netted a mean of two.372 million viewers, of whom 377,000 have been within the demo. For CNN, these averages have been 822,000 and 188,000. MSNBC garnered 1.267 million complete common primetime viewers, of whom 161,000 have been within the demo. This was the seventh quarter in a row that CNN beat MSNBC in primetime demo rankings, too.
The highest 5 applications in cable information in complete common viewers have been Fox Information’ “Tucker Carlson Tonight,” “The 5,” “Hannity” and “The Ingraham Angle,” together with MSNBC’s “The Rachel Maddow Present.” Within the demo, the highest 5 exhibits have been all Fox Information’: “Tucker Carlson Tonight,” “Hannity,” “The 5,” “The Ingraham Angle” and “Particular Report with Bret Baier.”
All three main cable information networks did expertise declines when in comparison with final 12 months’s third quarter, which was dominated by the information of the worldwide pandemic and the run-up to the presidential election.
Notably, CNN’s “New Day” beat MSNBC’s “Morning Joe” within the demo through the third quarter, and its “Early Begin” beat MSNBC’s early-morning present within the demo as effectively.