June 1, 2023

Rachel Maddow

Rachel Maddow led cable news in overall ratings and in the 25 to 54 age demographic at 9 p.m. for the second Monday in a row.

Maddow notched 2.43 million viewers on her weekly show, beating out Hannity on Fox News, which clocked in with 2.34 million. The longtime MSNBC fixture also eked out her Fox News counterpart in the demo, 277,000 viewers to 272,000. Hannity has long dominated the 9 p.m. hour.

Her program focused primarily on Monday’s deadly mass shooting in Louisville, a conservative judge’s decision to restrict access to an abortion drug, and the ongoing drama in the Tennessee House of Representatives.

Here is a full breakdown of Monday’s cable news ratings by show:

Total Viewers (thousands)

FNC CNN MSNBC NEWSMAX NEWSNATION
FOX AND FRIENDS:
783
CNN THIS MORNING:
289
MORNING JOE:
904
WENDY BELL COMMON SENSE:
20
EARLY MORNING:
10
FOX AND FRIENDS:
1144
CNN THIS MORNING:
379
WAKE UP AMERICA:
84
MORNING IN AMERICA:
36
FOX AND FRIENDS:
1403
CNN THIS MORNING:
451
AMERICAS NEWSROOM:
1497
CNN NEWS CENTRAL:
550
MORNING JOE:
905
NATIONAL REPORT:
144
AMERICAS NEWSROOM:
1558
CNN NEWS CENTRAL:
710
ANA CABRERA REPORTS:
872
NWSN LIVE W/ MARNI HUGHES:
53
FAULKNER FOCUS, THE:
1510
CNN NEWS CENTRAL:
782
JOSE DIAZ-BALART REPORTS:
855
OUTNUMBERED:
1694
INSIDE POLITICS:
725
ANDREA MITCHELL REPORTS:
831
JOHN BACHMAN NOW:
120
AMERICA REPORTS:
1493
CNN NEWSROOM:
620
CHRIS JANSING REPORTS:
810
BLUE BLOODS:
156
AMERICA REPORTS:
1410
CNN NEWSROOM:
686
AMERICAN AGENDA:
126
BLUE BLOODS:
217
STORY, THE:
1595
CNN NEWSROOM:
789
KATY TUR REPORTS:
1176 [3:37 PM-3:59 PM]
BLUE BLOODS:
259
YOUR WORLD W/NEIL CAVUTO:
1525
LEAD WITH JAKE TAPPER:
737
DEADLINE:WHITE HOUSE:
1520
CHRIS SALCEDO SHOW, THE:
209
BLUE BLOODS:
284
FIVE, THE:
2992
LEAD WITH JAKE TAPPER:
791
SPICER & CO:
154
NEWSNATION: RUSH HOUR:
144
SPECIAL RPT W/BRET BAIER:
2260
SITUATION ROOM:
769
BEAT W/ARI MELBER:
1410
RECORD WITH GRETA VAN SUS:
193
ELIZABETH VARGAS REPORTS:
52
JESSE WATTERS PRIMETIME:
2689
ERIN BURNETT OUTFRONT:
754
REIDOUT:
1262
ROB SCHMITT TONIGHT:
264
ON BALANCE W/ VITTERT:
58
TUCKER CARLSON TONIGHT:
3146
ANDERSON COOPER 360:
736
ALL IN W/ CHRIS HAYES:
1483
ERIC BOLLING THE BALANCE:
209
CUOMO:
158
HANNITY:
2335
CNN PRIMETIME:
654
RACHEL MADDOW SHOW:
2427
PRIME NEWS:
134
DAN ABRAMS LIVE:
126
INGRAHAM ANGLE, THE:
1973
CNN TONIGHT:
622
LAST WORD W/ L. ODONNELL:
1719
GREG KELLY REPORTS:
164
BANFIELD:
108
GUTFELD!:
1853
CNN TONIGHT:
403
11TH HOUR W/ S. RUHLE:
933
ROB SCHMITT TONIGHT:
114
CUOMO:
57

25-54 Demo (thousands)

FNC CNN MSNBC NEWSMAX NEWSNATION
FOX AND FRIENDS:
96
CNN THIS MORNING:
80
MORNING JOE:
110
WENDY BELL COMMON SENSE:
0
EARLY MORNING:
0
FOX AND FRIENDS:
165
CNN THIS MORNING:
89
WAKE UP AMERICA:
10
MORNING IN AMERICA:
5
FOX AND FRIENDS:
195
CNN THIS MORNING:
98
AMERICAS NEWSROOM:
169
CNN NEWS CENTRAL:
116
MORNING JOE:
115
NATIONAL REPORT:
13
AMERICAS NEWSROOM:
176
CNN NEWS CENTRAL:
144
ANA CABRERA REPORTS:
97
NWSN LIVE W/ MARNI HUGHES:
4
FAULKNER FOCUS, THE:
199
CNN NEWS CENTRAL:
177
JOSE DIAZ-BALART REPORTS:
107
OUTNUMBERED:
220
INSIDE POLITICS:
155
ANDREA MITCHELL REPORTS:
108
JOHN BACHMAN NOW:
5
AMERICA REPORTS:
223
CNN NEWSROOM:
149
CHRIS JANSING REPORTS:
105
BLUE BLOODS:
13
AMERICA REPORTS:
208
CNN NEWSROOM:
139
AMERICAN AGENDA:
10
BLUE BLOODS:
32
STORY, THE:
242
CNN NEWSROOM:
145
KATY TUR REPORTS:
132 [3:37 PM-3:59 PM]
BLUE BLOODS:
33
YOUR WORLD W/NEIL CAVUTO:
267
LEAD WITH JAKE TAPPER:
133
DEADLINE:WHITE HOUSE:
159
CHRIS SALCEDO SHOW, THE:
15
BLUE BLOODS:
30
FIVE, THE:
376
LEAD WITH JAKE TAPPER:
166
SPICER & CO:
16
NEWSNATION: RUSH HOUR:
14
SPECIAL RPT W/BRET BAIER:
266
SITUATION ROOM:
161
BEAT W/ARI MELBER:
142
RECORD WITH GRETA VAN SUS:
5
ELIZABETH VARGAS REPORTS:
6
JESSE WATTERS PRIMETIME:
328
ERIN BURNETT OUTFRONT:
167
REIDOUT:
142
ROB SCHMITT TONIGHT:
15
ON BALANCE W/ VITTERT:
9
TUCKER CARLSON TONIGHT:
438
ANDERSON COOPER 360:
183
ALL IN W/ CHRIS HAYES:
166
ERIC BOLLING THE BALANCE:
24
CUOMO:
26
HANNITY:
272
CNN PRIMETIME:
200
RACHEL MADDOW SHOW:
277
PRIME NEWS:
14
DAN ABRAMS LIVE:
29
INGRAHAM ANGLE, THE:
255
CNN TONIGHT:
165
LAST WORD W/ L. ODONNELL:
152
GREG KELLY REPORTS:
13
BANFIELD:
25
GUTFELD!:
307
CNN TONIGHT:
147
11TH HOUR W/ S. RUHLE:
123
ROB SCHMITT TONIGHT:
13
CUOMO:
6

As for the three cable news networks overall, here are the total day averages in total viewers and the 25-54 demo.

Total viewers:

CNN: 576,000

Fox News: 1.66 million

MSNBC: 1.01 million

25-54 Demo:

CNN: 133,000

Fox News: 227,000

MSNBC: 127,000

Here are the prime time averages — encompassing shows which air from 8-11 p.m. — in total viewers and the 25-54 demo.

Total viewers:

CNN: 670,000

Fox News: 2.48 million

MSNBC: 1.88 million

25-54 Demo:

CNN: 182,000

Fox News: 322,000

MSNBC: 198,000

For more ratings information and analysis go to ShowBuzz Daily.

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