Sunday Show Ratings: January 25

By Brian Flood 

ABC’s “This Week with George Stephanopoulos” was the top-rated public affairs program among the key A25-54 demo on Jan. 25. However, CBS’ “Face the Nation” finished first in total viewers.

“This Week” was down -1%  in total viewers but up +23% in the demo, compared to the same day last year. “Face the Nation” was up +6% in viewers and down -17% in the demo. NBC’s “Meet the Press” finished second in both viewers and the demo, up +1% and +6% respectively.

“Fox News Sunday” was down -11%  in viewers and down -21% the demo, while combining with cable replays for 3.6 million viewers. Replays on FNC averaged a combined 2.48 million total viewers and  545,000 in the demo.


“Face the Nation” is based on the first half-hour only, as the full contiguous hour aired in just 75% of the country.

The numbers for Jan. 25:

Network Program Total Viewers A25-54
“Face the Nation” 3.46M 834,000
NBC “Meet the Press” 3.19M 838,000
“This Week” 2.74M 931,000
FOX “Fox News Sunday” 1.21M 389,000
UNIV “Al Punto” 614,000 290,000