Block, Cricket too strong on Sunday.
Ratings: Nine pulls out a whopping 42.% share on Sunday, with 9GEM alone higher than 10, ABC or SBS.
The Ashes Series has helped Nine to another whopping share on Sunday, but it would have dominated on its primary channel regardless. Combined, both shares made the network unstoppable last night.
The Block was #1 with 1.14m, just down on last Sunday, and topped the demos.
That was miles in front of Australia’s Got Talent at 659,000 then Attenborough and the Empire of the Ants (333,000 from 7:40pm), Ambulance Australia (just 272,000) and Great Indian Railway Journeys on 194,000.
9GEM’s Ashes coverage pulled up to 593,000 metro viewers giving 9GEM a 12.7% -higher than network shares of 10, ABC or SBS.
New ABC ME drama The Unlisted was a mere 24,000 on ABC ME.
Nine network won Sunday with 42.5% then Seven 26.5%, ABC 12.5%, 10 12.2% and SBS 6.5%.
Nine News won its slot at 1.1m for Nine then 60 Minutes (509,000) and Aaron Hernandez Uncovered (169,000).
Seven News (958,000) was best for Seven. Sunday Night drew 400,000 and What The Killer Did Next was 293,000.
ABC News (597,000), Les Norton (313,000), Compass (146,000) and Glitch (85,000) comprised ABC’s remaining shows.
The Sunday Project drew 349,000 / 249,000 for 10 then 10 News First (250,000), Instinct (187,000 / 131,000) and Bondi Rescue (157,000).
On SBS it was SBS World News (147,000) and Backtrack Boys (104,000).
OzTAM Overnights: Sunday 15 September 2019.