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Nov 6, 2007

Viewers not happy with commercial TV: ABC poll

Australians seem to be going off commercial TV, according to a poll conducted by the ABC, writes Glenn Dyer.

Australians seem to be going off commercial TV, according to a poll conducted by the ABC.

Every year the ABC commissions what it quaintly calls its "Appreciation Survey" to find out what Australians think of our national broadcaster and the latest, conducted by Newspoll in June with 1903 people surveyed, has some bad news for the ABC's commercial rivals.

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  1. Michael Tunn

    I’m totally gob-smacked, that news and current affairs are being infulenced by research. The last time I worked at the ABC, I suggested music research, at a cheap price, nope thats not how we work! Everyone agree Music is entertainment, but News is not?

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