Seven marks best week in 2 years

Ratings: AFL & Big Brother weave their magic for Seven when the network needs it most.

The combination of AFL and Big Brother has given Seven its best ratings week in two years.

It’s a big boost for the network that has only 1 other ratings week this year under its belt, and a victory for CEO James Warburton.

Seven also drew its best week in 25 – 54s in two years, and -remarkably- its best week in 16-39s in over a decade (excluding Olympics).

But it was MasterChef that was the week’s top rating Reality show.

Seven: 31.1
Nine: 26.0
10: 19.0
ABC: 15.7
SBS: 8.3

Primary channel:
Seven: 22.0
Nine: 17.4
10: 13.1
ABC: 11.3
SBS: 4.8

7mate: 4.2
10 BOLD: 3.7
7TWO: 3.4
9GO!: 2.9
9GEM / ABC KIDS Comedy: 2.5
10 Peach: 2.1
9Life: 1.9
7flix: 1.5
ABC News: 1.4
9RUSH: 1.3
SBS Food: 1.1
SBS World Movies: 1.0
ABC ME: 0.5
NITV: 0.2

Best brands last week were:

Seven: Seven News (1.14m), AFL (1.01m), Big Brother (Launch: 862,000), Home and Away (667,000).

Nine: Nine News (1.02m), The Voice (Sun: 874,000), A Current Affair (718,000) and 60 Minutes (628,000).

10: MasterChef Australia (Tues: 1.02m), Have You Been Paying Attention? (767,000), The Project (7pm: 532,000) and Celebrity Gogglebox USA (455,000).

ABC: ABC News (751,000), Back Roads (650,000), Julia Zemiro’s Home Delivery (556,000) and The Weekly with Charlie Pickering (527,000).

SBS: Who Do You Think You Are? (332,000), Tony Robinson’s World by Rail (284,000), Filthy Rich & Homeless (262,000) and Great American Railroad Journeys (231,000).

Seven led in Melbourne, Adelaide & Perth. Nine won Sydney & Brisbane.

Seven won every night except Sunday, claimed by Nine. ABC bettered 10 on Friday & Saturday.

Infograph supplied by Nine.

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