The Block drives Nine to winning week
Ratings: The Block, Nine News & current affairs drive a network win -but not everything went their way.
Nine scored another week in the ratings race as Seven saw off the last of Plate of Origin.
Once again it was The Block and Nine’s news & current affairs that drove its success, although scripted drama Halifax: Retribution is also holding firm.
10’s Bachelor finished at an all-time low but was still their best for the week, while All New Monty has done well for Seven.
But not everything when Nine’s way with Today (212,000) roundly beaten by Sunrise (273,000) in all cities.
10 BOLD: 3.7
9GEM / 9GO! / ABC Kids Comedy: 2.6
7flix / 9Life / 10 Peach: 2.3
ABC News: 1.5
9Rush / SBS VICELAND: 1.3
SBS Food: 0.9
SBS World Movies: 0.7
ABC ME: 0.4
Nine led on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday. Seven won Monday, Thursday & Friday. ABC beat 10 on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Friday & Saturday.
Nine claimed in victory Sydney, Melbourne & Brisbane. Seven won Adelaide & Perth.
Best brands last week were:
Nine: The Block (Room Winner: 1.03m), Nine News (Sun: 1.01m), 60 Minutes (699,000), A Current Affair (689,000).
Seven: Seven News (Sun: 1.1m), All New Monty: Guys & Gals (Performance: 805,000), Seven’s AFL (Mon: 605,000) and The Chase (555,000).
ABC: ABC News (752,000), Hard Quiz (726,000), Anh’s Brush with Fame (639,000), 7:30 (591,000) and Australian Story (574,000).
10: The Bachelor (Final Decision: 879,000), Gogglebox (654,000), Have You Been Paying Attention? (578,000) and The Project (467,000).
SBS: The World’s Most Scenic Railways (393,000), Every Family Has a Secret (286,000), Walking Britain’s Lost Railways (207,000) and How the Victorians Built Britain (195,000).
Infograph supplied by Nine.