AGT semi-final draws in 519k metro views; 9Gem hits 16.9% share with T20 World Cup final

Seven’s Australia’s Got Talent has kicked off the week in the top spot for Sunday night’s programming, however, it was Nine that celebrated an overall network share win.

The semi-final episode brought in 519,000 metro views, followed by the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup final match that saw England dominate Pakistan, aired to a metro audience of  501,000. The final also won all three key advertising demos.

The final also saw multichannel 9Gem hit a significant share of 16.9%, surpassing the network’s primary channel of 15.6%

In the latest Daily Consolidated Total TV Report for 6 November, Sunday’s episode of The Block finale when the winner was announced was the #1 program nationally across linear, with 2.856 million viewers, including 350,000 on BVOD and an uplift of 17%. The Block auction drew the biggest entertainment audience of the year.

The program with the biggest uplift was an episode of Significant Others on ABC with an uplift of 52% and had a total of 405,000 viewers overall, and a BVOD audience of 66,000 nationally.

Meanwhile, Nine came out in front for the week ending beat Seven in the week ending 12 November, with a network share of 31.1%, over Seven’s 27.4%, while the ABC finished the week with a 17.4% share, followed by Ten on 15.3%.

Nine also won the primary channel share for the week, with 22.6%, just beating out Seven’s 19%, while the top multi-channel for the week was 7TWO with 3.6%.

Looking again to Sunday’s overnights, Australia’s Got Talent on Seven came next in entertainment, bringing in 475,000 metro viewers, followed by ABC’s Inside the Opera House with 323,000, then Armed and Dangerous on Seven with 207,000.

Meanwhile, Seven News on Sunday won overall TV viewing with 793,000 metro viewers, followed by Nine News on Sunday with 693,000 metro viewers. ABC News on Sunday brought in 555,000 metro views, and 60 Minutes brought in 331000.

As mentioned, Nine won the night, taking an overall network share of 37.5% over Seven’s 27%, while the ABC had a share of 14.8%, and Ten took a 12.9% share.

Seven won the primary channel share, and as mentioned, the top-rating multi-channel on Sunday was 9Gem with a significant share of 16.9%.

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