News dominates ratings week
Local floods, war in Ukraine and the death of Shane Warne pushed news high last week.
Events at home and abroad drew viewers to screens last week, with local floods, war in Ukraine and the death of Shane Warne pushing news high.
Nine News topped the week at 1.1m viewers, nominally ahead of Seven News at 1.07m. ABC News also led ABC’s week with the ABC News channel topping multichannels once again.
In Entertainment MAFS is far and away the crowd pleaser, with a Celebrity Gogglebox special best for 10.
ABC News Plus: 3.7
10 BOLD / 10 Peach: 2.9
ABC Kids TV Plus / 9Life: 2.0
9RUSH / SBS VICELAND: 1.3
SBS Food: 1.0
SBS World Movies: 0.8
10 Shake: 0.5
ABC ME: 0.4
Nine won the demos 16-39 and 25-54.
Nine led on all seven nights. ABC bettered 10 on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and both tied on Sunday.
Nine led in all cities except Perth, loyal to Seven.
Best brands last week were:
Nine: Nine News (Sun: 1.11m), Married at First (Sun: 1.01m), A Current Affair (709,000) and 60 Minutes (618,000).
Seven: Seven News (Sun: 1.07m), Dancing with the Stars: All Stars (605,000), Home & Away (517,000) and The Chase (507,000).
ABC: ABC News (Sun: 701,000), Hard Quiz (637,000), 7:30 (582,000) and Australian Story (501,000).
10: Celebrity Gogglebox (571,000), Australian Survivor (500,000), Would I Lie to You? (481,000) and First Dates (374,000).
SBS: The Royals: Keeping the Crown (172,000), SBS World News (171,000), Scenic Walks with Kate Humble (160,000) and Who Do You Think You Are? (159,000).
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