Seven’s night again, as My Kitchen Rules and Wanted dominated viewing. MKR had 1.496 million metro viewers; Wanted had 962,000, up from 899,000 a week ago; Here Come The Habibs had 800,000 viewers in metro markets last night, down from 896,000 a week ago; while Ten’s I’m A Celebrity Get Me Out Of Here had 688,000 down from 753,000 last week. For the second time this week regional data has been delayed and isn’t yet available, hence no national figures, regional or Pay TV figures this time.

Seven’s 6pm news won nationally thanks to the big margins in Adelaide and Perth and the loss of Sydney by just 1,000 viewers. The Chase Australia at 5.30 beat Nine’s Hot Seat 652,000 metro viewers to 535,000, which has as much, if not more to do with Seven’s improved performance at 6pm than any claim by news management, although the Sydney 6pm news has improved in the past few months.

Today won breakfast yesterday: 331, 000 to 319,0000, so it’s one-all as Sunrise’s team moves around Australia.

Network channel share:

  1. Seven (33.0%)
  2. Nine (25.4%)
  3. Ten (19.2%)
  4. ABC (15.8%)
  5. SBS (6.7%)

Network main channels:

  1. Seven (26.3%)
  2. Nine (18.1%)
  3. Ten (15.2%)
  4. ABC (10.4%)
  5. SBS ONE (5.0%)

Top 5 digital channels: 

  1. GO (3.3%)
  2. 7TWO (3.1%)
  3. ABC 2 (2.9%)
  4. 7mate (2.8%)
  5. Gem (2.4%)

Top 10 national programs: not available

Top metro programs:

  1. MKR (Seven) — 1.496 million
  2. Seven News — 1.062 million
  3. Seven News/ Today Tonight — 1.028 million

Losers: Nine, even though it was second. Ten is doing OK, but Celebrity remains below the 800,000 metro audience target of Ten programmers.Metro news and current affairs:

  1. Seven News — 1.062 million
  2. Seven News/Today Tonight — 1.028 million
  3. Nine News — 999,000
  4. Wanted (Seven) — 962,000
  5. Nine News (6.30pm) — 936,000
  6. A Current Affair (Nine) – 861,000
  7. 7pm ABC News – 781,000
  8. 7.30 (ABC) — 657,000
  9. The Project 7pm (Ten) — 560,000
  10. Ten Eyewitness News — 527,000
  11. The Project 6.30pm (Ten) — 401,000

Morning TV:

  1. Today (Nine) – 331,000
  2. Sunrise (Seven) – 319,000
  3. The Morning Show (Seven) — 144,000
  4. Today Extra (Nine) — 130,00
  5. News Breakfast (ABC 1, 85,000 + 44,000 on News 24) — 129,000
  6. Studio 10 (Ten) — 64,000

Top five pay TV channels: Not available

Top five pay TV programs: Not available

*Data © OzTAM Pty Limited 2016. 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. (All shares on the basis of combined overnight 6pm to midnight all people.) and network reports.

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