Wednesday 4 June 2014

Report:  Daily Free-to-Air Share
Channels:All Free-to-Air Channels
Market: 5 City Metro (aggregate figure)
Demographics: Total People (incl. guests)
Day-part: 18:00 – 24:00
Overnight and Consolidated
Network ABC19.1%7.7%
Network ABC23.6%2.5%
Network ABC31.2%0.8%
Network ABC News 241.0%0.8%
Network ABC TTL14.9%11.9%
Network 723.5%16.7%
Network 7TWO4.9%3.7%
Network 7mate4.7%3.0%
Network 7 TTL33.1%23.5%
Network 917.3%35.7%
Network GO!5.2%3.7%
Network Gem3.8%3.4%
Network 9 TTL26.3%42.9%
Network TEN14.7%12.7%
Network ONE2.1%1.9%
Network ELEVEN3.5%2.8%
Network TEN TTL20.3%17.5%
Network SBS ONE4.2%3.6%
Network SBS 21.0%0.6%
Network NITV0.1%0.1%
Network SBS TTL 5.3%4.3%


Report:  Top 20 Programs
Channels:All Free-to-Air
Market: 5 City Metro (aggregate figure), Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Adelaide & Perth
Demographics: Total People
Day-part: 02:00 – 26:00
RankDescription (grouped)Channel\Market(r) 5 City MetroSydneyMelbourneBrisbaneAdelaidePerth
1HOUSE RULES-WEDNetwork 71,377,000342,000354,000291,000161,000228,000
2NINE NEWSNetwork 91,214,000378,000420,000248,00078,00090,000
3SEVEN NEWSNetwork 71,156,000254,000317,000222,000162,000202,000
4NINE NEWS 6:30Network 91,077,000363,000349,000218,00071,00076,000
5SEVEN NEWS / TODAY TONIGHTNetwork 71,061,000243,000304,000216,000121,000178,000
6A CURRENT AFFAIRNetwork 9951,000321,000292,000190,00077,00071,000
7HOME AND AWAYNetwork 7929,000211,000231,000236,00089,000161,000
8THE GOLDBERGSNetwork 7869,000224,000228,000167,000113,000136,000
9MASTERCHEF AUSTRALIA WEDNetwork TEN828,000244,000275,000139,00085,00085,000
10OFFSPRINGNetwork TEN828,000217,000269,000128,000117,00096,000
11THE BIG BANG THEORY -RPT EP2Network 9812,000228,000217,000167,00084,000117,000
12THE BIG BANG THEORY -RPTNetwork 9783,000230,000196,000159,00089,000110,000
13ABC NEWS-EVNetwork ABC1779,000233,000277,000109,00065,00096,000
14HOT SEATNetwork 9691,000215,000228,000163,00035,00051,000
15THE GOLDBERGS-EP.2Network 7664,000174,000176,000115,00090,000108,000
16TEN EYEWITNESS NEWSNetwork TEN634,000184,000164,000106,00088,00093,000
177.30-EVNetwork ABC1631,000178,000222,000116,00043,00072,000
18THE PROJECT 7PMNetwork TEN620,000166,000208,00093,00072,00081,000
19MILLION DOLLAR MINUTENetwork 7602,000154,000186,000111,00065,00087,000
20QI-EVNetwork ABC1557,000161,000194,000100,00039,00064,000


Report:  Top 20 Programs
Channels:All free-to-air Multi Channels
Market: 5 City Metro (aggregate figure), Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Adelaide & Perth
Demographics: Total People
Day-part: 02:00 – 26:00
RankDescription (grouped)Channel\Market(r) 5 City MetroSydneyMelbourneBrisbaneAdelaidePerth
1JEMIMA’S BIG ADVENTURE-PMNetwork ABC2304,00064,00076,00071,00048,00046,000
2BEN AND HOLLY’S LITTLE KINGDOM-PMNetwork ABC2295,00079,00083,00053,00043,00037,000
3LET’S GO POCOYO-PMNetwork ABC2295,00067,00074,00061,00055,00039,000
4NEIGHBOURSNetwork ELEVEN287,00042,000107,00066,00027,00044,000
5HUMF-PMNetwork ABC2283,00069,00077,00052,00044,00039,000
6PENELOPE-PMNetwork ABC2280,00072,00069,00052,00045,00042,000
7BANANAS IN PYJAMAS-PMNetwork ABC2269,00057,00060,00065,00048,00039,000
8PEPPA PIG-PMNetwork ABC2267,00055,00061,00067,00047,00036,000
9PEPPA PIG-AMNetwork ABC2255,00089,00051,00063,00025,00027,000
10THE ADVENTURES OF ABNEY & TEAL-EVNetwork ABC2252,00078,00061,00050,00026,00037,000
11THE BIG BANG THEORY -EV TX2Network GO!252,00051,00074,00061,00032,00034,000
12ENDEAVOURNetwork 7TWO251,00053,00081,00041,00047,00029,000
13SNEAK PEEK – BRITAIN?S GOT TALENT -EV TX1Network GO!249,00057,00073,00063,00028,00028,000
14DRIVER DAN’S STORY TRAIN-EVNetwork ABC2247,00077,00051,00044,00039,00037,000
15SMALL POTATOES!-AMNetwork ABC2247,00083,00059,00039,00038,00028,000
16BEN AND HOLLY’S LITTLE KINGDOM-AMNetwork ABC2244,00097,00040,00043,00034,00029,000
17LILY’S DRIFTWOOD BAY-AMNetwork ABC2243,00083,00054,00036,00037,00032,000
18SNEAK PEEK – BRITAIN?S GOT TALENT -EVNetwork GO!239,00041,00067,00060,00029,00042,000
19UNDER SIEGE -EVNetwork GO!235,00063,00073,00050,00021,00028,000
20SPICKS AND SPECKS-EVNetwork ABC2231,00048,00082,00062,00016,00023,000


Free to Air: 25-54 demographics (Overnight)

RankDescription (grouped)Channel\Market(r) 5 City MetroSydneyMelbourneBrisbaneAdelaidePerth
1HOUSE RULES-WEDNetwork 7722,000183,000190,000146,00086,000116,000
2OFFSPRINGNetwork TEN543,000148,000176,00085,00067,00067,000
3THE GOLDBERGSNetwork 7538,000145,000143,000105,00066,00078,000
4MASTERCHEF AUSTRALIA WEDNetwork TEN488,000156,000149,00092,00042,00048,000
5THE BIG BANG THEORY -RPT EP2Network 9438,000127,000118,00083,00043,00067,000


Free to Air: 18-49 demographics (Overnight)

RankDescription (grouped)Channel\Market(r) 5 City MetroSydneyMelbourneBrisbaneAdelaidePerth
1HOUSE RULES-WEDNetwork 7682,000163,000186,000143,00078,000112,000
2OFFSPRINGNetwork TEN530,000144,000168,00086,00066,00065,000
3THE GOLDBERGSNetwork 7517,000131,000149,00089,00063,00085,000
4MASTERCHEF AUSTRALIA WEDNetwork TEN483,000157,000147,00090,00039,00049,000
5THE GOLDBERGS-EP.2Network 7429,000111,000131,00065,00054,00068,000


Free to Air: 16-39 demographics (Overnight)

RankDescription (grouped)Channel\Market(r) 5 City MetroSydneyMelbourneBrisbaneAdelaidePerth
1HOUSE RULES-WEDNetwork 7459,000108,000130,000106,00042,00073,000
2OFFSPRINGNetwork TEN352,000100,000102,00054,00050,00046,000
3MASTERCHEF AUSTRALIA WEDNetwork TEN349,000113,000106,00058,00028,00044,000
4THE GOLDBERGSNetwork 7320,00078,00091,00063,00033,00055,000
5HOME AND AWAYNetwork 7268,00054,00072,00080,00017,00044,000




Report:  Top 20 Programs
Channels:National STV
Market: National STV
Demographics: Total People
Day-part: 02:00 – 26:00
RankDescription Channel\Market(r) National STV
1LIVE: AFL 360FOX FOOTY100,000
4MIDWAYFOX Classics56,000
5DANCE MOMSLifeStyle YOU56,000
7LIVE: NRL 360FOX SPORTS 153,000
16DIY SOS: THE BIG BUILDLifeStyle Channel39,000


© OzTAM Pty Limited 2014. The Data may not be reproduced, published or communicated (electronically or in hard copy) without the prior written consent of OzTAM. Program performance and ranking information subject to change when not based on final program logs. Ranking information is for individual episodes. Includes Preliminary data.


  1. Maev....Sydney

    @ italianguy1987 June 5, 2014 at 11:27 am –
    Me too…annoying…abbreviations…if you watch the show…maybe it clicks…by the way….WLCTT checked….just a dumb reality show….not missing anything.

  2. Josh: TEN was traditionally the lower rating but more profitable of 3 networks. Currently it is neither. Revenue is tied to annual ratings share and Seven is just ahead of Nine. Profit would depend on their expenses / costs but we know TEN recently announced another loss. Hope this helps.

  3. The loss was 13 Million but now with more staff to go = 150 – more expenses with packages for long serving staff as is only fair to them. I was one in Nov. 2012.

    Very happy Offspring and Masterchef is rating so much better this year. Both are top shows and deserve to do well as does NCIS and Elementary etc

    Nine will get a big bang downwards with their ratings if they show any more US comedy repeats imho. Britain Got Talent is an OK show,better than ours.

    Not sure how Commonwealth Games will rate – we will have to wait and see. 🙂

  4. joshbruni999

    I should note that it is a pretty decent performance than we have been accustomed to in recent times. Overall it is just average specially the Good Wife.

  5. joshbruni999

    Hey David. I was reading these ratings and I was very interested as too who would make more money from these ratings. 10 or 9? As in a profit. Because this is a pretty decent ten performance like the night before and they did better in the demo’s than nine who ran repeats. I feel as if at least The Bachelor Australia performs and they get some good action, definitely better than Sochi action in Glasgow they might just survive the year without the needs of a take over. Was there loss only 13 million? After all the staff cuts + ratings surely all those ten haters will have to be quiet. Of course ignoring the other nights of the week 😉

  6. I really enjoyed the masterchef challenge last night. Well done to the yellow team for winning and the blue team for losing because they got so cocky.

  7. well next week is the final episode of the big bang theory for series 7 so guess what there will be even more repeats of the show. Hopefully less people will watch the repeats and 9 get the message.

    A very nice episode of the good wife last night. Its such an underrated show.

  8. Goldbergs is a great TV show. More people should be watching. It is not a dramedy so comparing it to the Wonder Years isn’t exactly right, there are some similarities but I don’t expect the writers would want the two being compared.

  9. @italianguy1987

    I agree. I can’t always work out what the shows are according to peoples abbreviations. It would be easier if people typed full names.

  10. A very powerful episode for the final of the Bridge last night.
    Wonder how Martin is going to get out of this one?

    I will miss this outstanding show and the wonderful lead characters, especially the “unique” Saga.
    She is truly memorable as well as being unintentionally humourous at times.

    So look forward to Series 3 but it will be be a while between drinks..

  11. @Italianguy1987 sometimes I struggle to know what show people are referring to at first with all these abbreviations. WLCTT (When love comes…), APTCH (A Place to…) etc. Can i suggest NN (Nine News), STR (7:30 Report), 7N (Seven news, so we don’t confuse it with SN – Sunday Night), N (Neighbours) and O (Offspring).

  12. Where would channel 9 be without the TBBT repeats, seems to be keeping them in the ratings which is sad to say they were once the number one channel, wonder how the hedge funds will view this or will they sell? be interesting to see if 9 take another nose dive into the red.

  13. Better ratings for TEN last night. With two great shows in Masterchef Australia and Offspring, TEN deserves even higher ratings. MSA is a much better show than House Rules and Offspring is far better than anything else on at the same time. 9 got what it deserves with more TBBT repeats and the disasterous WLCTT.

  14. italianguy1987

    I’m probably not the only one but what show is WLCTT.

    Why can’t people just type the full name of the show instead of just the first letter of each name.

    The Big Bang Theory is not TBBT. I know it shortens the word but really??

    People dont use up all the characters available for a post anyway so I see not reason to shorten a tv show name.

  15. Secret Squirrel

    @Rutzie – The Goldbergs did ok in the important demos so it might be given a reprieve. However, the 25% drop off from the first half-hour to the next is probably indicative of it starting from a lower base next time. Will be interesting to see the minute-by-minutes.

  16. once-upon-a-time

    Didn’t watch the Goldberges, based on my theory that any network trying to attract viewers to a sitcom( not a reality show) they would naturally show some of the best bits in their promos, and thus is there any need I say anymore??

  17. Don’t think we’ll be seeing The Goldbergs in the 8.30pm slot next week. Seven were lucky WLCTT didn’t even crack the top 20. Nine got what they deserved last night with the lazy programming of more repeats of TBBT.

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