Data Points: Nielsen Ratings for Barack Obama's Infomercial

More than 30 million people tuned in Wednesday night for the half-hour special.

  • 33.5 million: Americans who watched Obama's infomercial Wednesday night
  • 7: Number of networks on which the special aired (CBS, FOX, NBC, Univision, BET, MSNBC, TV One)
  • 56.5 million: Americans who watched the final presidential debate
  • 21.7 % : Households in top local TV markets that watched the infomercial

Source: Nielsen Wire