Sunday Show Ratings: May 23

By kevin 

After a dip the week prior, some of the public affairs programs grew their audiences this Sunday.

NBC’s “Meet the Press” was the top rated show, growing over 500,000 total viewers week-to-week. All four programs grew in the A25-54 demo compared to last week.

ABC’s “This Week” also grew in total viewers, pulling into second place. CBS’ “Face the Nation” eked out a second-place finish in the demo, despite drawing its lowest total viewer number of 2010.

Cable and network rebroadcasts of “MTP” drew an additional 1,138,000 viewers. “Fox News Sunday” drew an additional 2,147,000 total viewers on cable replays.

Network Program Total Viewers A25-54
NBC “Meet the Press” 3.09M 1.09M
CBS “Face the Nation” 2.17M 720K
ABC “This Week” 2.28M 710K
FOX “Fox News Sunday” 1.09M 460K

FishbowlDC has numbers for the DC market. May sweep numbers after the jump…

Network Program Total Viewers A25-54
NBC “Meet the Press” 3.01M 1.04M
CBS “Face the Nation” 2.49M 760K
ABC “This Week” 2.23M 720K
FOX “Fox News Sunday” 1.12M 440K