Evening News Ratings: Week of August 1

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By Alex Weprin

The network evening newscasts a had a solid week, with all three programs up in total viewers compared to the same week a year ago. NBC and CBS were also up in the key adults 25-54 demo as well, while ABC was slightly down.

Week-to-week all three programs were either essentially flat or down slightly.

As usual, “NBC Nightly News” led the pack, followed by “ABC World News” and the “CBS Evening News.”

Numbers for the week of August 1:

NBC ABC CBS
• Total Viewers: 7,875,000 7,270,000 5,562,000
• A25-54: 2,242,000 1,835,000 1,569,000