#1 in Key Demo on Sunday; Tops Competition By Double Digits
Wins Every Sunday with Total Viewers in Washington in Over Five Years
June 9, 2020 – Meet the Press with Chuck Todd (MTP) was the #1 most-watched Sunday show in the key demo this past Sunday, June 7, according to Nielsen Media Research and remains #1 across the board season-to-date.
Sunday’s broadcast featured exclusive interviews with Black Lives Matter Co-Founder Alicia Garza, Sen. Cory Booker, Adm. James Stavridis and Smithsonian Secretary Lonnie Bunch.
MTP was #1 in the demo most valued by news advertisers, topping both ABC and CBS by double-digits. 691,000 A25-54 key demo viewers tuned into the Sunday program: +12 percent (+72,000) more than ABC’s This Week and +26 percent (+143,000) more than CBS’ Face the Nation. MTP averaged 3.124 million total viewers: nine percent (+271,000) more than ABC’s This Week.
An additional 211,000 total viewers and 57,000 A25-54 viewers watched the Sunday program through a rebroadcast on NBC.
MTP continues to dominate the influential Washington, D.C. market, winning every Sunday with total viewers in over five years (since March 22, 2015).
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NATIONAL AVERAGES – SUNDAY, JUNE 7, 2020
|Show Name||Net||Duration (minutes)||Total Viewers||A25-54 Viewers|
|MEET THE PRESS||NBC||51||3,124||691|
|FACE THE NATION HALF-HOUR||CBS||30||3,244||548|
|FACE THE NATION HOUR||CBS||60||3,015||507|
|FOX NEWS SUNDAY||FOX||60||1,272||342|
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MEET THE PRESS WITH CHUCK TODD
Meet the Press with Chuck Todd is where newsmakers come to make news — setting the political agenda and spotlighting the impact Washington decision-making has on Americans across the country. It is the #1 most-watched Sunday public affairs show for the 2018-2019 season, reaching more than three million viewers every Sunday and millions more through social, digital and on-demand platforms. Meet the Press brings its authority and influencer interviews to MSNBC with MTP Daily weekdays at 5 p.m. ET and to The Chuck ToddCast. It’s the longest-running show in television history, recently expanding its brand to include a political short-documentary film festival in collaboration with the American Film Institute. Chuck Todd is the political director of NBC News and the moderator of Meet the Press; John Reiss is the executive producer.