MasterChef tops entertainment; Nine wins overall viewing and the TV week

MasterChef on Ten topped entertainment on Sunday, however, it was Nine that celebrated an overall network share win, and won the week.

The episode aired to a metro audience of 611,000 metro viewers and also won key advertising demos, 16-39s.

Nine took the week ending 2 July with a network share of 31.9% over Seven’s 5.7%, while Ten finished the week on 17.8% and the ABC with a 15.9% share.

Nine also managed to win the primary channel share for the week, with a 22.2% share ahead of Seven’s 17.5%, and the top multi-channel for the week was 9GEM on 3.5%.

In the latest Daily Consolidated Total TV Report for 26 June, Sunday’s State of Origin game was the #1 program nationally across linear, with 3.028 million viewers, including 402,000 on BVOD, and uplift of 16%. The biggest uplift of the week was an episode of NCIS: Hawaii on Ten with an uplift of 29% and aired to a total audience of 322,000. 

Looking at Sunday’s ratings, next in entertainment was Australian Ninja Warrior which aired to an average metro audience of 505,000 viewers.

Mystery Road: Origin on ABC saw an average of 410,000 metro viewers tune in.

The Sunday Project on Ten saw 382,000 metro viewers tune in, followed by ABC’s Julia Zemiro’s Home Delivery which had 380,000 metro viewers.

In sport, Sunday’s AFL game aired to a metro audience of 364,000, while Sunday’s NRL game aired to an average metro audience of 226,000.

Meanwhile, Seven News was the #1 metro program on Sunday with 974,000 metro viewers followed by Nine News on Sunday with 866,000 metro viewers. ABC News brought in 588,000.

Nine won the night, taking an overall network share of 30% over Seven’s 23.6%, while Ten took a 21.3% share and the ABC had 16%.

Nine also won the primary channel share, and the top-rating multi-channel on Sunday was 7Mate with a share of 4.4%.

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