Evening News Ratings: Week of April 3

By Chris Ariens 

ABC’s World News Tonight with David Muir was the most-watched evening newscast last week, and the only broadcast to see growth, growing by 1,000 viewers (or less than 1 percent) vs. the same week last year. NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt again won the demo with a +4 percent lead on ABC.

All three broadcasts lost younger viewers vs. last year: ABC was down -3 percent, NBC was down -9 percent and CBS was down -8 percent.

Numbers for the week of April 3, 2017:

• Total Viewers: 7,910,000 7,930,000 6,249,000
• A25-54: 1,759,000 1,688,000 1,366,000