Seven takes Monday TV ratings as MAFS wins entertainment

Nine’s Married at First Sight won entertainment on Monday, while the program also won all three key advertising demos.

The reality episode aired to a metro audience of 982,000, however it was Seven which celebrated the overall network share. The episode also surpassed Nine News at 6:30 and Nine News.

In the latest Daily Consolidated Total TV Report for 31 January, the Married at First Sight launch was the #1 program nationally across linear, with 1.944 million viewers, including 612,000 on BVOD and an uplift of 68%. This was also the program with the biggest uplift.

Next in entertainment was Seven’s The Chase Australia which pulled in a metro audience of 592,000.

Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics Night session was next, bringing in 576,000 metro viewers, followed by an episode of Home And Away on Seven.

Survivor Blood v Water on Ten aired to an average of 500,000 viewers.

The #1 program on Sunday was Seven News which aired to 1.088 million metro viewers, while Seven News at 6:30 had 1.07 million metro viewers. Nine News at 6:30 had 900,00, and Nine News had 896,000.

As mentioned, Seven won the night, taking an overall network share of 33.4 over Nine’s 30.2%, while Ten took a 15.4% share, and the ABC took a 14.2% share.

Seven also won the primary channel share, and the top-rating multi-channel on Monday was 7Mate with a share of 3.8%.

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This article has been updated with the corrected figures for the Monday 31 January Total People, Audience chart.

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