After Slow Start, Fox News Completes Another Year as the Dominant Network on Cable News


2021 was yet another wild year in television news. But one constant emerged amid all of the chaos: Fox News Channel was the most-watched network on all of basic cable.

FNC delivered the largest total day and primetime audience on cable last year with nearly 1.33 million viewers in total day and 2.35 million viewers in prime time. The network also averaged 371,000 adults 25-54 in primetime and 222,000 adults 25-54 in total day, according to live plus same day data from Nielsen.

“As we embark on our 20th year as the leader in cable news, the last six of which as number one in all of cable, I am incredibly proud of the unrivaled success we’ve had at Fox News Channel,” Fox News CEO Suzanne Scott said in a statement. “Not only were we the only network to grow our audience share, but we did so while changing our lineup and transforming the entire late-night television landscape…

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