TVNewser has obtained the overnight ratings from the metered markets for the Sunday morning public affairs shows.
NBC’s Meet the Press averaged a 4.1/11, well ahead of ABC’s This Week (2.9/7), CBS’ Face the Nation (2.7/7) and FOX News Sunday (1.5/4).
This was David Gregory’s first show as moderator of Meet the Press. Tom Brokaw’s final show last week posted a 5.0/13 overnight household rating.
> Update at 4:15pmET: Although MTP won in Total Viewers, it finished 2nd in the A25-54 demo in the overnight rating. ABC’s This Week had a 1.4/7 compared to a 1.3/7 for Meet the Press. The actual ratings are released on Thursday.