Sunday Show Ratings: January 13

By Merrill Knox 

NBC’s “Meet the Press” won on January 13, besting CBS’ “Face the Nation” by +440,000 Total Viewers and +142,000 A25-54 viewers.

ABC’s “This Week” was third. “Fox News Sunday” and Univision’s “Al Punto” traded off for fourth and fifth.

Compared to the same week last year, “Meet the Press” and “Al Punto” are both up across the board: NBC is up +5 in Total Viewers and +9% in the demo, and Univision is up +12 and +20%, respectively. Fox is up +14% in Total Viewers and flat among younger viewers. “Face the Nation” (-20%/-8%) and “This Week” (-8%/-18%) are both down across the board.

Cable replays of “Fox News Sunday” averaged a combined 1,494,000 Total Viewers and 270,000 A25-54 viewers. Rebroadcasts of “Meet the Press” delivered 1,060,000 Total Viewers and 523,000 viewers in the demo.

“Face the Nation” is based on the first half-hour only, as the full contiguous hour aired in just 56% of the country.

The numbers for January 13:

Network Program Total Viewers A25-54
“Meet the Press” 3.28M 956K
“Face the Nation” 2.84M 814K
ABC “This Week” 2.44M 638K
FOX “Fox News Sunday” 1.43M 524K
Univision “Al Punto” 1.07M 557K