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MEET THE PRESS WITH CHUCK TODD IS THE #1 MOST-WATCHED SUNDAY SHOW ACROSS THE BOARD

Tops Competition by Double Digits in Key Demo

Ranks #1 Across the Board Season to Date

January 14, 2020 – Meet the Press with Chuck Todd (MTP) won this past Sunday, January 12 as the #1 most-watched Sunday show across the board, according to Nielsen Media Research.

Sunday’s broadcast featured interviews with National Security Adviser Robert O'Brien, Sen. Rand Paul and Sen. Michael Bennet, and averaged 3.362 million total viewers. MTP topped ABC’s This Week by nine percent (+271,000) and CBS’ Face the Nation by three percent (+106,000). Compared to last Sunday, MTP was up two percent (+64,000).

MTP also won in the demo most valued by news advertisers, topping both ABC and CBS by double-digits. 811,000 A25-54 key demo viewers tuned into the Sunday program: +29 percent (+182,000) more than ABC and +17 percent (+120,000) more than CBS.

Season-to-date, MTP is the #1 most-watched Sunday show across the board.

MTP continues to dominate the influential Washington, D.C. market, winning every Sunday with total viewers in almost five years (since March 22, 2015).

An additional 629,000 total viewers and 89,000 A25-54 viewers watched the Sunday program through rebroadcasts on NBC and MSNBC.

Tune in to MSNBC’s MTP Daily weekdays at 5 p.m. for more from moderator Chuck Todd, and follow the broadcast on Facebook and on Twitter for the latest.

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NATIONAL AVERAGES – SUNDAY, JANUARY 12, 2020

Show Name Net Duration (minutes) Total Viewers A25-54 Viewers
MEET THE PRESS NBC 503,362811
FACE THE NATION HALF-HOURCBS303,256691
FACE THE NATION HOURCBS602,722586
THIS WEEKABC343,091629
FOX NEWS SUNDAYFOX601,328375

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NBC News
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Joya Manasseh
NBC News
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