Nine wins second ratings week

Nine has scored its second ratings week of the year, this time without State of Origin in sight.

Australian Ninja Warrior snared the top 3 places for the week, as high as 1.76m viewers.

Reality, news & current affairs dominated 19 of the Top 20 places last week. Only 1 scripted entry upset that applecart: ABC’s Utopia.

TEN’s MasterChef gathered steam in the home stretch while Seven had to rely on Seven News for the heavy lifting.

Nine: 31.0
Seven: 26.9
TEN: 18.6
ABC: 15.8
SBS: 7.7

Primary channel:
Nine: 23.2
Seven: 17.8
TEN: 13.0
ABC: 11.0
SBS: 5.8

7mate: 3.4
7TWO: 3.2
ONE: 3.1
9GO!: 3.0
ABC2: 2.9
9GEM: 2.6
7flix / ELEVEN: 2.5
9Life: 2.3
SBS Food Network: 0.9
ABC ME: 0.6
NITV: 0.2

Nine led the demos 16-39, 18-49 and 25-54.

Best brands this week were:

Nine: Australian Ninja Warrior (Sun: 1.76m), Nine News (1.21m), 60 Minutes (1.03m) and A Current Affair (833,000).

Seven: Seven News (Sun: 1.2m), Sunday Night (821,000), Home and Away (720,000) and The Force (654,000).

TEN: MasterChef Australia (Thurs: 980,000), Have You Been Paying Attention? (779,000), Offspring (637,000) and Shark Tank (546,000).

ABC: Utopia (846,000), Shaun Micallef’s Mad as Hell (723,000), ABC News (Sat: 714,000) and Father Brown (682,000).

SBS: Flying Scotsman with Robson Green (256,000), Tour de France (248,000), Michael Mosley: Queen Victoria’s Slum and Great British Railway Journeys (both 228,000).

Nine won Sunday – Thursday while Seven claimed Friday and Saturday. ABC bettered TEN on Saturday.

Nine was victorious in Sydney, Melbourne & Brisbane but Seven held Adelaide & Perth.


    • Looking at Nines multi-channel figures, they are not that much lower than Sevens. Agree about Friday though. At the moment Nine is so massively the No.1 network I don’t think they’re too worried about losing on Friday.

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