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Fox Information Network controlled the cable television information competitors in the 2nd quarter of 2021, winning throughout all metrics: amongst complete audiences in prime-time show and also daytime, as well as amongst customers 25-54, the market team most valued by nationwide marketers.


FNC's Tucker Carlson Tonight was the most-watched program in wire information for the quarter, with an overall target market of 2.924 million customers. Tucker Carlson likewise ended up initially in the crucial demonstration, with an ordinary target market of 487,000 visitors.


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Overall, Fox Information had 4 of the leading 5 most-watched programs in cord information, with Tucker Carlson Tonight in starting point amongst complete customers, adhered to by Hannity (2.653 million audiences), The 5 (2.632 million visitors), MSNBC's The Rachel Maddow Program (2.504 million audiences) as well as FNC's The Ingraham Angle (2.071 million audiences).

In the essential trial, Tucker Carlson Tonight was initially, complied with by Hannity (420,000 audiences), The 5 (385,000 visitors), The Ingraham Angle (361,000 visitors) and also MSNBC's The Rachel Maddow Program (349,000 customers).


For the quarter, Fox Information was escape ahead in prime-time show, supplying a complete target market of 2.176 million visitors. MSNBC was 2nd with 1.463 million visitors, as well as CNN was 3rd with 914,000 visitors-- all according to scores information assembled by Nielsen. In the vital trial, Fox took starting point in prime-time television with 347,000 visitors, complied with by CNN (224,000 visitors) and also MSNBC (198,000 customers).


Fox Information' quarterly scores distribution was its 2nd straight quarter as the premier network not simply in cord information, yet in all of standard wire-- and also uploading its 78th successive quarterly win amongst the cord information networks amongst overall audiences as well as its 6th successive quarterly win in the vital trial.

Every one of the wire information networks saw rankings decreases contrasted to the 2nd quarter of 2020, with CNN experiencing the most significant year-over-year decrease in prime-time show, down 57%. Fox Information decreased by 42%, and also MSNBC had the tiniest decrease amongst overall visitors in prime, down 37%.

In the vital trial the year-over-year decreases in prime-time show were much more significant, with CNN sliding a shocking 68% contrasted to the 2nd quarter of 2020. Fox Information saw a 50% decline contrasted to one year earlier, as well as MSNBC's decrease was simply a little much less, at 48%.

For MSNBC, the 2nd quarter stood for the network's 47th successive quarter completing in advance of CNN-- amongst both overall customers and also audiences 25-54.


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Mark Joyella is a five-time Emmy Acclaimed press reporter as well as information support that operated at tv terminals in Miami, Orlando, Tampa Bay and also New York City City. He"s operated in cable television ... Learn more

Mark Joyella is a five-time Emmy Prize-winning press reporter as well as information support that operated at tv terminals in Miami, Orlando, Tampa Fl and also New York City City. He"s operated in cord information at CNN and also his creating on media and also national politics has actually shown up in Adweek, the New York City Message, the Orlando Guard, and also The Dallas Early Morning Information.