Television Audience Estimates
New York, NY — Aug. 21, 2020 — An estimated 24.6 million people tuned in to watch the final night of the 2020 Democratic National Convention on Thursday, August 20. Day four of the convention was carried live from Milwaukee, Wisconsin, and remotely from many venues throughout the country across 12 networks. The night featured former Vice President Joe Biden formally accepting his nomination as the 2020 Democratic presidential candidate.
While coverage varied by network, all 12 aired live coverage from approximately 10:00 p.m. ET to 11:30 p.m. ET.
The chart below highlights the sum of the average viewing audience for these networks during common coverage.
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