Dance Boss down, The Block, Have You Been Paying Attention? win slots.
Ratings: Nine wins Monday, ABC shows rank second in key primetime slots.
In its third outing Dance Boss was given another drubbing by viewers, falling from 599,000 at launch to 479,000 last night landing in fourth place.
The Block won the slot with 961,000, down from 1.14m last Monday (which is technically a bigger drop) and topping the demos. ABC shows Australian Story & 7:30 sat in second place with Australian Survivor third at 651,000, a lift on last Monday’s 592,000. SBS put in a decent show at 331,000 for Inside Windsor Castle, which could finish its week on top.
Have You Been Paying Attention? won its slot with a strong 759,000 ahead of Four Corners and Doctor Doctor. Ramsay’s 24 Hours to Hell and Back was well behind.
Despite topping the night with Seven News, the network endured two surmountable drops, the biggest when Home & Away started and another when Dance Boss kicked in. TEN copped their own when Street Smart began, finishing with just 244,000.
Nine network won Monday with 28.7% then Seven 24.8%, TEN 20.0%, ABC 19.4% and SBS 7.1%.
Nine News (992,000 / 977,000) was best for Nine then The Block (961,000), A Current Affair (880,000), Doctor Doctor (671,000), Hot Seat (527,000 / 321,000). Footy Classified was 174,000 in 3 cities and Dr. Christian Jessen Will See You Now was 101,000 in 2. In a late slot 100% Footy was just 36,000 in 2 cities.
Seven News was #1 for Seven with 1.1m / 1.07m then The Chase (680,000 / 404,000), Home and Away (664,000), Dance Boss (479,000), Ramsay’s 24 Hours to Hell and Back (314,000). The Single Wives drew 192,000.
Have You Been Paying Attention? (759,000) was best for TEN then Australian Survivor (651,000), The Project (575,000 / 296,000), TEN Eyewitness News (405,000) and Pointless (277,000). Street Smart drew 244,000 and a Graham Norton replay was 93,000.
ABC News (785,000), Four Corners (680,000), Australian Story (664,000), 7:30 (653,000), Media Watch (623,000), Q&A (441,000) and Think Tank (248,000) comprised ABC’s night.
On SBS it was Inside Windsor Castle (331,000), 24 Hours in Emergency (180,000), SBS World News (147,000) and How to Get Fit Fast (142,000).
Peppa Pig powered to the top of multichannels at 192,000.
News Breakfast: 100,000 / 48,000.
OzTAM Overnights: Monday 13 August 2018