Sunday Night scores big as House Husbands stays strong

Sunday Night on sleep diseases: 1.668m

Seven’s Sunday Night had a big night in the ratings last night winning the evening and rating more than 300,000 above last week’s show.

Last night’s episode of the current affairs show included a segment on the debilitating sleep-related diseases Narcolepsy and Cataplexy.

Across the five city metro market the show, airing at 6:30pm, rated 1.668m, according to preliminary ratings from OzTam.In the three key advertising demographics the show was fourth in 16-39, third in 18-49 and third in 25-54.

Nine’s Big Brother, also at 6.30pm, rated 1.055m in eighth spot, but jumped to third in 16-36, fourth in 18-49 and fifth in 25-54.

Nine’s new drama House Husbands, also won its 8.30pm time slot. In its second episode of the 10-part series it rated 1.206m to place seventh for the night. It saw only a slight drop on the debut which rated 1.376m.

However, in the key demos, the show, airing at 8.30pm, was first in 16-39 and 18-49 and second in 25-54.

The show won its time slot beating out Nine’s Mrs Brown’s Boys on 1.04m and Ten’s NCIS which rated 632,000.

In 15th spot, NCIS was Ten’s highest rating show for the night.

Seven’s Border Security rated 1.32m in fifth spot at 7.30pm followed by Airways on 1.265m in sixth.

Seven won the night on channel share with 24.3% ahead of Nine’s 22.9%. ABC1 received 14.5% to place third with Ten fourth on 10.5%. SBS was sixth on 3.8% behind 7mate on 5.2%.

Sunday’s top 15 shows:
1. Sunday Night – Seven 1.668m
2. Nine News – Nine 1.493m
3. Seven News – Seven 1.488m
4. 60 Minutes – Nine 1.402m
5. Border Security – Seven 1.320m
6. Air Ways – Seven 1.265m
7. House Husbands – Nine 1.206m
8. Big Brother – Nine 1.055m
9. Mrs Brown’s Boys – Seven 1.040m
10. Kevin’s Grand Designs – ABC 0.974m
11. Dream Build – ABC 0.952m
12. Call the Midwife – ABC 0.905m
13. ABC News – ABC 0.878m
14. The Mentalist – Nine 0.650m
15. NCIS – Ten 0.632m

Sunday’s channel share:
Seven: 24.3%
Nine: 22.9%
ABC1: 14.5%
Ten: 10.5%
7mate: 5.2%
SBS1: 3.8%
GO!: 3.6%
ABC2: 3.6%
One: 2.9%
7TWO 2.6%
Eleven: 2.4%
Gem: 1.9%
ABC News 24: 0.7%
ABC3: 0.6%
SBS2: 0.5%


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