Democratic Primary Debates

Dem. 2008 Dem. 2016 GOP 2016
Day Date Viewers (Mil) Day Date Viewers (Mil) Day Date Viewers (Mil)
Thu 04/26/07 2.3 Tue 10/13/15 15.8 Thu 08/06/15 24.0
Sun 06/03/07 2.8 Sat 11/14/15 8.5 Wed 09/16/15 23.0
Thu 06/28/07 --- Sat 12/19/15 7.8 Wed 10/28/15 14.0
Thu 07/12/07 --- Sun 01/17/16 10.2 Tue 11/10/15 13.5
Mon 07/23/07 2.6 *Thu 02/04/16 4.5 Tue 12/15/15 18.2
Sat 08/04/07 --- Thu 02/11/16 8.0 Thu 01/14/16 11.1
Tue 08/07/07 1.0 *Sun 03/06/16 5.5 Thu 01/28/16 12.5
Thu 08/09/07 --- Wed 03/09/16 5.9 Sat 02/06/16 13.2
Sun 08/19/07 2.8 *Thu 04/14/16 5.6 Sat 02/13/16 13.5
Sun 09/09/07 4.6 * † May --- Thu 02/25/16 14.5
Wed 09/12/07 --- Thu 03/03/16 16.9
Thu 09/20/07 --- Thu 03/10/16 11.9
Wed 09/26/07 1.5 * Debate added to schedule
Tue 10/30/07 2.5 † Declined by Clinton campaign
Thu 11/15/07 4.0 Blue Color: Weekend
Tue 12/04/07 ---
Thu 12/13/07 ---
Sat 01/05/08 9.4
Tue 01/15/08 2.5
Mon 01/21/08 4.9
Thu 01/31/08 8.3
Sat 02/02/08 ---
Thu 02/21/08 7.6
Tue 02/26/08 7.8
Sun 04/13/08 ---
Wed 04/16/08 10.7
http://www.ndn.org/sites/default/files/blog_files/President Primary Debate Audiences for 2008 2016 - Final.pdf