The Most Watched TV Channels of the world
- 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)
12. Star Sports:
One of the most popular channels STAR Sports, formerly known as Prime Sports, is a cable network for showing sports programs, owned by STAR TV and Fox International Channels. It is available in Pakistan, India, Bangladesh, Thailand, Malaysia, Singapore, Indonesia, Philippines, Vietnam, Hong Kong, and other Asian territories.
The famous music television can never be forgotten as they display the top charts of the world and are best for music lovers. It is an American basic cable and satellite television channel owned by the MTV Networks Music & Logo Group. As of August 2013, approximately 97,654,000 American households (85.51% of households with television) receive MTV.
10. CN – Cartoon Network:
This channel targets only kids and it is great for children who are below 5 years of age. It is an American basic cable and satellite television channel that is owned by the Turner Broadcasting System division of Time Warner. The channel airs mainly animated programming, ranging from action to animated comedy, along with some live-action content. As of August 2013, approximately 98,671,000 American households (86.4% of households with television) receive the Cartoon Network.
9. Disney Channel:
This is a great channel for kids and tweens to get entertainment. There are shows like Hannah Montana, Suite Life of Zack and Cody etc which are their original series for kids and then there are cartoons for younger kids. As of August 2013, Disney Channel is available to approximately 98,142,000 television households (85.94% of cable, satellite and Telco customers) in the United States.
Another entertainment based channel AXN is widely known for its shows and the movies played on weekends. It is a Pay television, cable and satellite television channel owned by Sony Pictures Entertainment. It was first launched on May 22, 1997. The network is now spread across several regions in the world, including Japan, Europe, other parts of Asia and Latin America.
7. BBC Food:
All the food lovers now have their own channel where they can learn different dishes without paying for cooking classes. There are several shows on this channel which make you learn different types of dishes each of different occasion. The channel was broadcast by BBC Lifestyle and owned and operated by BBC Worldwide.
6. Star World:
Another entertainment based channel with a variety of TV shows such as The Simpsons, Family guy which made it all the more popular today. It is a 24-hour Asian English language cable and satellite television channel owned by STAR TV and Fox International Channels. The channel mostly syndicates popular shows from the United States, the United Kingdom and sometimes Australia to appeal to the English-speaking population of India, Nepal, Pakistan, the Middle East, Taiwan and Southeast Asia.
5. Channel V:
This channel focuses entirely on music and news related to it. Every kind of current music is broadcasted here. It is the brand name for multiple international music television networks owned by STAR TV and Fox International Channels.