ABC shows lift on Monday, Nine wins the night.
Ratings: ABC nabs second in both 7:30 & 8:30pm slots with This Time Next Year losing ground.
Nine had another winning Monday snaring all early evening slots from 6pm with The Block at 1.14m, up on last Monday. This Time Next Year won but also lost 131,000 viewers on last week.
ABC managed second in its slot at both 7:30 and 8:30pm with a 181,000 rise for Four Corners and another for Australian Story.
Have You Been Paying Attention? was on par for TEN but Australian Survivor dipped slightly. Hell’s Kitchen Australia lost 78,000. Seven fared better with Seven News, Home and Away and its dependable Chase.
Nine network won Monday with 29.6% then Seven 26.9%, ABC 19.4%, TEN 18.1% and SBS 6.0%.
The Block was #1 for Nine with 1.14m followed by Nine News (1.08m / 1.06m), A Current Affair (867,000), This Time Next Year (800,000) and Hot Seat (561,000 / 333,000). Footy Classified was 227,000 in 3 cities. An Hour to Save Your Life was 128,000 in 2 cities.
Seven News (1.07m / 1.01m) led for Seven then Home and Away (725,000), The Chase (662,000 / 449,000), Hell’s Kitchen Australia (529,000) and The Story of Diana (463,000). Talking Footy drew 136,000 on 7mate.
ABC News (752,000), Four Corners (739,000), Australian Story (671,000), 7:30 (665,000), Media Watch (594,000) and Q&A (443,000) comprised ABC’s night.
Have You Been Paying Attention? (641,000) was best for TEN then The Project (631,000 / 370,000), Australian Survivor (611,000), TEN Eyewitness News (492,000) and Family Feud (347,000), Life in Pieces was 238,000.
On SBS it was 24 Hours in Emergency (189,000), Staying Healthy: A Doctor’s Guide (179,000), SBS World News (165,000) and River Cottage Australia (112,000).
Shaun the Sheep was high with 269,000 on multichannels.
News Breakfast: 106,000 / 53,000
OzTAM Overnights: Monday 21 August 2017