CNN BEATS FOX NEWS FOR 4 OF THE LAST 7 WEEKS
CNN ranked #1 in cable news last week (3/28/16-4/3/16), topping both Fox News (and MSNBC) in both M-Su Prime and M-F Prime among adults 25-54.
Adults 25-54: M-Su Prime M-F Prime
CNN 417k 493k
Fox News 336k 385k
MSNBC 241k 300k
CNN has ranked #1 in prime time among adults 25-54 for four of the last seven weeks (weeks of 2/15/16, 2/22/16, 3/7/16 and 3/28/16).
The last time the network topped Fox News for this many weeks in prime time was eight years ago.
Of note, CNN also ranked #1 in cable news among younger viewers (adults 18-34, 18-49) last week.
Also, among ALL cable networks last week (3/28/16-4/3/16):
- In M-F Prime, CNN ranked #4 in total viewers (behind only FXNC, USA and HGTV), #8 in adults 25-54
- In M-Su Prime, CNN ranked #10 in total viewers and #11 in adults 25-54.