Masterchef most-watched show with 1.221m metro viewers

MasterchefTen’s Masterchef was the most-watched show last night, pulling in 1.221m metro viewers as it also won the key advertising demographics (16-39, 18-49 and 25-54).

However it was not enough for the channel to grab any higher than third place in overall share, securing an audience share of 17.7 per cent behind both Nine and Seven.

Seven won the night with a share of 18.5 per cent just ahead of Nine’s share of 18.2 per cent. The ABC had to settle for fourth place with a share of 12.6 per cent.

Also in the 7.30pm timeslot, Seven’s Border Security – Australia’s Front Line was watched by 794,000 and Nine’s RBT pulled in 297,000 viewers in Sydney and Brisbane.

At 8.30pm, Criminal Minds on Seven had an audience of 670,000 while Nine’s Walking the Nile was watched by 187,000 in Sydney and Brisbane. Ten’s Madam Secretary grabbed 575,000, up on last week’s audience of 455,000.

Meanwhile on the ABC, 7.30 pulled in 694,000 metro viewers, QI (8pm) was watched by 540,000, The Weekly with Charlie Pickering (8.30pm) had an audience of 647,000 and Julia Zemiro’s Home Delivery (9pm) was watched by 659,000.

In news, Nine News grabbed 1.123m metro viewers at 6pm, dipping to 1.101m from 6.30pm while Seven News at 6pm was watched by 1.001m before sliding to 926,000 from 6.30pm.

In breakfast TV, Sunrise was watched by 344,000 metro viewers, 0ut-rating Nine’s Today which had an audience of 276,000.

Top 15 Shows:

2 NINE NEWS Network 9 1,123,000
3 NINE NEWS 6:30 Network 9 1,101,000
4 SEVEN NEWS Network 7 1,001,000
5 A CURRENT AFFAIR Network 9 954,000
6 SEVEN NEWS / TODAY TONIGHT Network 7 926,000
7 HIGHWAY PATROL Network 7 833,000
8 ABC NEWS-EV Network ABC 819,000
10 HOME AND AWAY Network 7 742,000 171,000 200,000 187,000 76,000 107,000
11 THE PROJECT 7PM Network TEN 697,000
12 7.30-EV Network ABC 694,000
13 HOT SEAT Network 9 682,000
14 FAMILY FEUD Network TEN 674,000
15 CRIMINAL MINDS Network 7 670,000

Audience Share: 

Network 7 18.5%
Network 9 18.2%
Network TEN 17.7%
Network ABC 12.6%
Network 7TWO 4.8%
Network GO! 4.4%
Network SBS ONE 4.0%
Network ELEVEN 3.9%
Network ABC2 3.6%
Network Gem 3.5%
Network 7mate 3.5%
Network ONE 2.3%
Network ABC News 24 1.2%
Network SBS 2 1.1%
Network ABC3 0.5%
Network NITV 0.2%

Total Audience Share:

Network 7 TTL 26.8%
Network 9 TTL 26.1%
Network TEN TTL 23.9%
Network ABC TTL 18.0%
Network SBS TTL 5.3%

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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