As of October 2019, Fox News was the leading cable network in the United States, with approximately 1.5 million total day viewers. Fox News also leads the ranking of the most viewed cable news networks during prime time. Competitor MSNBC ranked second, while ESPN ranked third with 909 thousand total day viewers.What are the most popular cable channels?
In fact, five out of the top 10 most popular channels (ABC, CBS, NBC, FOX, PBS) are all available for free viewing via a digital antenna. The most popular pay TV network is the Discovery Channel, followed by the History Channel, A&E, and TNT.What are the best TV networks?
The Most Watched TV Channels of the world (By average number of viewers in 2017) CBS (7,996,000) NBC (7,284,000) HBO (Premium) (7,260,000) ABC (5,592,000) Fox (4,733,000) Fox News Channel (2,423,000) ESPN (1,904,000) Univision (1,666,000) USA Network (1,662,000) MSNBC (1,615,000) The CW (1,590,000) HGTV (1,530,000)What is the highest rated news network?
According to a news release, this marks "65 consecutive quarters" that Fox has dominated "as the highest-rated cable news channel in both total day and primetime," as reported by Nielsen Media Research.