House Rules sheds viewers as The Voice and Masterchef break 1m mark

house rulesSeven’s House Rules shed 163,000 metro viewers last night as it heads towards its conclusion, with the reality renovation show pulling in 779,000 metro viewers down from last week’s audience of 942,000 as Nine’s The Voice and Ten’s Masterchef both broke the one million viewer mark.

Nine’s singing contest won the night with a metro audience of 1.428m while Ten’s Masterchef grabbed 1.076m metro viewers. The two reality rivals were the most-watched and the second most-watched shows across the key advertising demographics (16-39, 18-49 and 25-54).

The success of The Voice helped Nine stretch its lead on closest rival Seven, with Nine grabbing an audience share of 26.4 per cent as Seven did not manage to break the 20 per cent mark with a share of 17.6 per cent.

Seven just beat Ten who claimed third place with a share of 15.6 per cent as the ABC fell below the 10 per cent line with a share of 9.8 per cent.

7Two’s broadcast of the women’s singles quarter finals at Wimbledon pulled in 153,000 at 8pm, with 168,000 sticking around for the tournament’s late broadcast, helping the secondary channel grab an audience share of 4 per cent, down from last week’s share of 4.6 per cent.

Staying with sport, the Tour de France on SBS from 10pm was watched by 177,000, helping the channel claim an audience share of 5.3 per cent.

Nine’s Embarrassing Bodies was watched by 390,000 in Sydney and Adelaide from 9.10pm, with 192,000 viewers in the same cities watching The Man Who Ate Himself to Death at 10.15pm. In the other metro cities, The Footy Show pulled in 385,000 viewers.

In news, Nine News at 6pm was watched by 1.234m, sliding to 1.22m from 6.30pm. Seven News at 6pm pulled in 1.035m, dipping to 950,000 at 6.30pm.

Top 15 Shows:

1 THE VOICE -TUE Network 9 1,428,000
2 NINE NEWS Network 9 1,234,000
3 NINE NEWS 6:30 Network 9 1,220,000
5 SEVEN NEWS Network 7 1,035,000
6 A CURRENT AFFAIR Network 9 1,024,000
7 SEVEN NEWS / TODAY TONIGHT Network 7 950,000
8 ABC NEWS-EV Network ABC 831,000
9 HOUSE RULES-TUE Network 7 779,000
10 HOME AND AWAY Network 7 701,000
11 THE PROJECT 7PM Network TEN 677,000
12 HOT SEAT Network 9 672,000
13 FAMILY FEUD Network TEN 670,000
14 7.30-EV Network ABC 662,000

Audience Share:

Network 9 26.4%
Network 7 17.6%
Network TEN 15.6%
Network ABC 9.8%
Network SBS ONE 5.3%
Network 7TWO 4.0%
Network Gem 3.9%
Network 7mate 3.5%
Network GO! 3.1%
Network ELEVEN 3.0%
Network ONE 2.9%
Network ABC2 2.7%
Network ABC News 24 0.8%
Network ABC3 0.7%
Network SBS 2 0.6%
Network NITV 0.0%

Total Audience Share:

Network 9 TTL 33.5%
Network 7 TTL 25.1%
Network TEN TTL 21.5%
Network ABC TTL 14.0%
Network SBS TTL 5.9%

Data © OzTAM Pty Limited 2015. The Data may not be reproduced, published or communicated (electronically or in hard copy) in whole or in part, without the prior written consent of OzTAM.


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