Reality lifts 10 ratings
Ratings: Bachelor & Survivor finales boost weekly shares. Seven wins the week.
Reality juggernauts have helped 10 to a lift in its wkly ratings.
The Bachelor’s choice of Chelsie was the top ranking title of the week at 1.17m viewers while Pia Miranda winning Australian Survivor was also high at 1.03m.
But it was Seven that snatched the week thanks predominantly to its AFL finals. On Friday Seven secured a share of 45.2%, better than Nine’s 42.5% on Sunday thanks to the Cricket.
7TWO / 10 BOLD: 3.3
ABC KIDS Comedy: 2.6
9Life / 10 Peach: 2.0
ABC News: 1.3
SBS Food: 1.1
SBS VICELAND: 0.9
SBS World Movies: 0.7
7food / ABC ME: 0.6
Nine won 16-39 and 25-54 demos.
Nine led on Sunday – Wednesday while Seven snared Thursday – Saturday. 10 beat Nine on Thursday, but ABC beat 10 on Sunday & Saturday.
Seven won Melbourne, Adelaide & Perth. Nine claimed Sydney & Brissy.
Best brands last week were:
Seven: Seven News (Sun: 1.14m), Seven’s AFL (Fri: 1.08m), Australia’s Got Talent (659,000) and Home and Away (596,000).
Nine: The Block (Sun: 1.14m), Nine News (Sun: 1.1m), A Current Affair (746,000) and Ashes Series (594,000).
10: The Bachelor (Final decision: 1.17m), Australian Survivor (Winner Ann: 1.03m), Have You Been Paying Attention? (825,000) and Gogglebox (759,000).
ABC: Australian Story (795,000), ABC News (618,000), Mad as Hell (602,000) and Hard Quiz (571,000).
SBS: Britain’s Most Historic Towns (219,000), Hitler’s Secrets (204,000), Great Indian Railway Journeys (196,000) and Insight (194,000).