For the third consecutive week, Fox News was the #2 channel on cable last week in Total Viewers during prime time (Live+SD). FNC averaged 2,386,000, compared to CNN in 15th (1,149,000) and MSNBC 23rd (968,000). HLN was 28th (724,000).
In total day, FNC ranked 4th (1,284,000), CNN was 12th (776,000) and MSNBC 28th (488,000). All networks declined week-to-week in both categories after a strong week covering the Inauguration (except HLN).
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• Related: The O’Reilly Factor had three of the top 20 programs (Live+SD, Total Viewers) last week. No other cable news show made the list.