“Word News with Diane Sawyer” showed the most growth of the evening newscasts last week, when compared to the same week last year.
Sawyer’s broadcast, which remains 960,000 viewers behind “NBC Nightly News with Brian Williams,” was up +12% in both viewers and the A25-54 demo.
Williams broadcast, too, was up in both measurements: +12% and +6%, respectively (he was off Wednesday-Friday). And for the fourth consecutive week, “World News” narrowed its week-to-week gaps with “Nightly” in total viewers.
“CBS Evening News with Scott Pelley” was up +4% in viewers but down -7% in the demo vs. last year.
Numbers for the week of March 10, 2014:
|• Total Viewers:||9,019,000||8,059,000||6,649,000|