Evening News Ratings: Week of April 10

By Chris Ariens 

The three evening newscasts saw viewer drop off compared to the same week last year.

ABC’s World News Tonight with David Muir won the week, but was down -5 percent in viewers. NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt was most-watched in the demo, but it too was down -9 percent in younger viewers vs. last year.

This was the 3rd week in a row at No. 1 for ABC, and the 89th win (of the last 90 weeks) for NBC in the demo.


NOTE: ABC and NBC were removed from the average on Good Friday. CBS is based on 5 days.

Numbers for the week of April 10, 2017:

• Total Viewers: 7,614,000 7,562,000 6,229,000
• A25-54: 1,541,000 1,758,000 1,357,000