Sunday Show Ratings: Closing the Gap

TVNewser: NBC’s Meet the Press was the top-rated Sunday morning public affairs show last week in both Total Viewers and the A25-54 demo – but ABC’s This Week was just 200,000 viewers behind. Less than 300,000 viewers separated NBC from 3rd place CBS’ Face the Nation.

This Week and FOX News Sunday were the only programs up week-to-week, while FOX was the only network up in the demo.

ABC closed the Total Viewers gap by 71% year-to-year with 1st place NBC, while CBS was up 10% compared to last year.

Total Viewers: NBC: 3,340,000 / ABC: 3,140,000 / CBS: 3,050,000 / FOX: 1,440,000

25-54 demo: NBC: 1,180,000 / CBS: 1,020,000 / ABC: 940,000 / FOX: 540,000

Publish date: April 9, 2009 © 2020 Adweek, LLC. - All Rights Reserved and NOT FOR REPRINT