It is the fifth year running it has won the most survey weeks.
Prime7 cites a network audience share of 30.1% across the combined east coast markets of Northern NSW, Southern NSW and Victoria. 16,000 more than Nine affiliates (28.4%) and 120,000 more viewers than TEN affiliates (17.1%).
Prime7 is No.1 for local news, dominating in Tamworth / Taree, Orange / Dubbo / Wagga and the Albury markets.
Prime7 is also No.1 for the weeknight news hour with a 47.2% audience share in the all- important 6.00pm – 7.00pm timeslot. Viewers continue to switch to Prime7 for their comprehensive local and national news coverage, with audience share growing 13.3% on last year.
Prime7’s launch of Little Big Shots was the biggest new series launch of the year with 588,000 viewers and 164,000 more viewers than the much hyped launch of Australian Ninja Warrior.
With 12 weeks of the 40-week survey year remaining there’s a stack of big programs still to come on Prime7 – 800 Words, The Secret Daughter, Michael Hutchence: The Last Rockstar, Instant Hotel, The Spring Racing Carnival, The AFL Grand Final And the new family fun series Cannonball TV.