January 6, 2008

Cable News Prime Time Audience, Jan-Dec 2007

CNN MSNBC Fox News
Jan. 799 525 1578
Feb. 765 467 1571
March 694 476 1544
April 803 501 1562
May 606 448 1288
June 829 459 1474
July 702 528 1313
Aug. 954 528 1428
Sep. 712 545 1349
Oct. 696 477 1368
Nov. 747 560 1383
Dec. 724 469 1361

Fox News continues to command a substantially higher number of viewers at prime time, but along with CNN, it’s viewership fluctuated considerably in 2007. MSNBC trails behind, though its performance was steadier.