FNC Wins Super Saturday in Viewers, CNN Takes the Demo

By Chris Ariens 

As 2016 primary and caucus coverage continued into Saturday, the big three cable networks provided all day coverage. In prime time, Fox News had the most viewers, CNN won the demo, and MSNBC showed the most growth. Compared to all other Saturday prime time averages this year, all three networks saw more than +100 percent growth for Super Saturday coverage. MSNBC showed the most growth in viewers, up +158 percent, while FNC was up the most in the demo +179 percent.

  • Saturday, March 5. 8 p.m.-11 p.m. ET | Total Viewers / A25-54 demo

FNC: 2,672,000 / 567,000
CNN: 1,841,000 / 644,000
MSNBC: 1,092,000 / 250,000

We’ll have the full weekend ratings Scoreboard tomorrow.