Nine blitzes ratings week
Ratings: GEM gives the industry a wake-up call on the power of multichannels in a triumphant week for Nine.
GEM had some individual wins over TEN, ABC1 and all of the SBS network.
It was a game-changing week where networks have been given a wake-up call on the power of their multichannels. Nine’s cricket didn’t cannibalise other shows such as The Footy Show. Rather it boosted their firepower.
Nine ran away with the week, with Seven still licking its wounds over the failure of The Mole.
SBS ONE: 5.0%
ABC News 24: 0.8%
SBS 2: 0.7%
Nine won 16-39, 18-49 and 25-54 demos.
Nine won Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane and Adelaide but Seven held Perth.
Nine won Sunday to Friday but tied with Seven for Saturday. ABC pipped TEN on Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday.
The Block (Sunday) was the week’s top show at 1.64m viewers.