After winning its first ratings week in 4 years, the victory was short-lived. Seven has now snatched back the week after Consolidated figures saw TEN forfeit the win.
Final numbers for July 27th – August 2nd will now stand as:
At least TEN enjoyed a week of celebrations and press, it’s just a shame the victory won’t stand in the long run.
Meanwhile, Seven also won last week’s ratings.
It was a close week between Seven and Nine, with both tied by Friday. But Seven’s multichannel numbers on Saturday helped push it over the line.
SBS ONE: 5.4
Seven News (Sun: 1.27m) was Seven’s top show then Sunday Night (1.09m), X Factor (Tues: 1.09m) and The Force (882,000).
The Block was the week’s top show on Sunday at 1.38m viewers. Next for Nine was Nine News (Sun: 1.26m) and Hamish and Andy’s Gap Year South America (1.00m).
Offspring‘s farewell (992,000) topped TEN’s week followed by The Bachelor (712,000) and 50 Years Young (666,000).
Grand Designs (954,000) led ABC followed by Australian Story (779,000) and ABC News (Sun: 779,000). Who Do You Think You Are? (452,00) was best for SBS ONE then Destination Flavour Down Under (365,000) and Heston’s Great British Food (343,000).
SBS ONE: 4.3
ABC News 24: 1.1
SBS 2: 0.9
Nine won the demos 16-39, 18-49 and 25-54.
Seven won Sunday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday. Nine won Tuesday and Thursday. Both tied for Monday.
Seven ranked first in all cities except Sydney, again won by Nine.