Nine’s night easily as Married At First Sight (1.8 million nationally), easily accounted for MKR (1.5 million nationally). At 9pm Seven went to swimming (lead up to the Commonwealth Games coverage in April — 465 000 nationally) and Nine won well thanks to 20 to One (897 000) after Married. Celebrity on Ten averaged 859 000 as the departure lounge fills. Mad as Hell averaged 826 000 viewers for the ABC and that was the night.

In regional markets Seven News was on top with 542 000 viewers, followed by MKR with 522 000, third was Seven News/TT with 488,000, fourth was Married with 483 000 with Home and Away fifth with 442,000.

Network channel share:

1. Nine (33.2%)
2. Seven (29%)
3. ABC (15.5%)
4. Ten (15.4%)
5. SBS (6.9%)

Network main channels:

1. Nine (25.4%)
2. Seven (21.1%)
3. Ten (10.7%)
4. ABC (10.6%)
5. SBS ONE (5.0%)

Top 5 digital channels:

1. GO (3.5%)
2. 7TWO (3.3%)
3. 7mate (2.7%)
4. ABC 2 (2.5%)
5. ONE (2.4%)

Top 10 national programs:

1. Married At First Sight (Nine) — 1.8 million
2. MKR (Seven) — 1.5 million
3. Seven News — 1.45 million
4. Seven News/Today Tonight — 1.39 million
5. Nine/NBN News 6.30pm — 1.23 million
6. Nine/NBN News — 1.12 million
7. A Current Affair (Nine) — 1.17 million
8. Home and Away (Seven) — 1.07 million
9. 7pm ABC News — 999 000
10. 20 To One (Nin– —897,000

Top metro programs:

Married At First Sight (Nine) — 1.32 million

Losers: Seven, Ten

Metro news and current affairs:

1. Nine News (6.30pm) — 925 000
2. Seven News — 906 000
3. Nine News — 900 000
4. Seven News/Today Tonight — 881 000
5. A Current Affair (Nine) – 825 000
6. 7pm ABC News – 661 000
7. 7.30 (ABC) — 527 000
8. The Project 7pm (Ten) — 497 000
9. Ten Eyewitness News — 430 000
10. The Project 6.30pm (Ten) — 334 000

Morning (National) TV:

1. Sunrise (Seven) – 454 000
2. Today (Nine) – 404 000
3. News Breakfast (ABC, 160 000 + 85 000 on News 24) — 245 000
4. The Morning Show (Seven) — 186 000
5. Today Extra (Nine) — 185 000
6. Studio 10 (Ten) — 109 000

Top five pay TV programs:

1. Gogglebox Australia (LifeStyle) — 123 000
2. AFL: JLT series, Carlton V St Kilda (Fox Footy) – 83 000
3. The Simpsons (Fox8) – 48 000
4. Family Guy (Fox8) – 45 000
5. Paul Murray Live, Credlin (Sky News) — 43 000

*Data © OzTAM Pty Limited 2013. 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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