The #1 ranking for primary channel has bounced around the past few TV ratings weeks with Nine and Seven both claiming top spot. The race has been so tight they managed to share a primary audience of 19.7% a week ago.
Seven moved ahead this week to claim both #1 primary channel with 19.9% and network bragging rights with 29.0%. In addition to winning all people, Seven ranked #1 in both with people 25-54.
10 Bold continued its strong TV ratings performance and ranked #1 multichannel on 3.8%. That’s an accolade that has also been shared for the past few weeks between the 10 multichannel and 7mate.
Seven 19.9% primary share, 29.0% network share
Seven’s primary share has hovered within 0.5 of 20.0% or slightly higher for the past seven weeks.
The usual TV ratings news dominance was slightly dented by Nine’s narrow Sunday win a week ago. Another 7News Spotlight special, this time on Martin Bryant, ranked #11 for the week.
Friday Night Football also ranked top 20 with 679,000, the biggest audience this year watching Melbourne win against the Western Bulldogs.
Just missing the top 20 were Seven’s next most potent ratings missiles – Big Brother Monday on 591,000 and Home and Away which averaged 586,000 for the week.
Nine 19.0% primary share, 27.2% network share
The channel started the week with its traditional Sunday night victory. That win was helped a little by Nine News Sunday narrowly outperforming Seven across the metro markets.
The “you’re fired” segment of the first episode of Celebrity Apprentice Australia managed to make the highest 10 with 810,000. The rest of that episode was again on 682,000. The Monday boardroom sacking was on 604,000, however Tuesday lifted to 647,000. The principle components of these episodes have been on 547,000 and 567,000.
Two 9 applications that made the highest 20 have been Journey Guides on 671,000 and A Present Affair on 665,000.
60 Minutes was additional down the chart with 551,000.
Two new arrivals simply made it over 400,000 – The Weakest Hyperlink (423,000) and David Attenborough’s A Excellent Planet (417,000).
10 11.4% major share, 18.7% community share
Have You Been Paying Consideration? was once more the star performer, rating #10 for the week all individuals with 731,000.
Simply sneaking into the highest 20 was MasterChef Australia on Monday with 603,000. The remaining 4 episodes of MasterChef Australia for the week have been near 550,000.
The 7pm half of The Undertaking managed to common 453,000 for the week, the present’s finest common this yr and a lovely consequence after it appeared headed to linger beneath 400,000 only a few weeks in the past.
ABC 11.6% major share, 16.6% community share
Arduous Quiz was once more a spotlight with the Tom Gleeson-hosted sport present on 672,000, simply wanting the M-F 7pm information common of 680,000.
Simply lacking a high 20 spot was 7.30 with its common viewers of 601,000 rating at #21.
The return of Shaun Micallef’s Mad As Hell was on 565,000. Not far behind have been Anh’s Brush with Fame on 557,000 and Australian Story with 556,000.
Slightly below 500,000 have been Spicks and Specks, Again Roads, Vera and 4 Corners.
SBS 4.9% major share, 8.4% community share
The Tuesday episode of Perception pulled the most important viewers for the week with 201,000.
Docos on Jack the Ripper and Secret Scotland have been only a handful of viewers additional again.