Thursday Ratings | 10 nabs another primetime victory with I’M A CELEBRITY


Thanks to the rain delays the SCG Test ate into Seven’s 6pm News ratings, however it had a lot of people keen to see England start their first innings.

A T20 double finally fires for Seven, with BBL11: Melbourne Renegades v Brisbane Heat (502,000) and BBL11: Perth Scorchers v Sydney Sixers (228,000) loading up some half-decent ratings in the schedule.
Seven first in both primary (19.9%) and network (29.1%) rankings.

Nine line up their summer edition of A Current Affair (592,000) followed by a repeat of Space Invaders (274,000). Then it’s repeat movies with My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2 (206,000) and The Rewrite (102,000).
Nine second in both primary (17.3%) and network (26.1%) rankings.

The Project (203,000 6:30pm; 337,000 7pm) still all over the place with its summer combo for 10, while I’m A Celebrity…Get Me Out Of Here! (596,000)
ticks up a little on last night. Double repeat Law & Order: SVU (209,000; 136,000) filled out the evening.
10 third in both primary (14.7%) and network (20.8%) rankings.

The ABC leant into their summer version of 7:30 (534,000), followed by a new ep of Kurt Fearnley’s One Plus One (211,000). A repeat Primary Colours (120,000) kept a few entertained.
ABC fourth in both primary (9.1%) and network (14.8%) rankings.

All repeats on SBS: Britain’s Most Luxurious Hotels (151,000), A Short History of Living Longer (147,000), and La Fortuna (38,000).
SBS fifth in both primary (4.1%) and network (9.2%) rankings.


16-39: Seven News 6pm (158,000) led Seven News 6:30pm, and variations of Seven’s Cricket: Fourth Test – The Ashes D2.

18-49: Seven News 6pm (275,000) beat out I’m A Celebrity…Get Me Out Of Here!, Seven News 6:30, Seven’s Cricket: Fourth Test – The Ashes D2 S3, and Nine News 6pm.

25-54: Seven News 6pm (326,000) took the triple demo win thanks to the cricket running until about 6:20pm, followed by Nine News 6pm, Seven News 6:30pm, I’m A Celebrity…Get Me Out Of Here!, and Nine News 6:30pm.


The Business: Cryptocurrency Special (154,000) on ABC NEWS took the multi-channel win.


Sunrise (272,000)
The Today Show (227,000)
ABC Breakfast (199,000 (101,000 ABC; 98,000 ABC News))


The BVOD best was Nine News 6pm (29,000).

Here’s the five shows that lifted the most from their overnight figures:

ProgramNetworkTotal TV% lift
Law & Order: SVU10301,00014
Law & Order: SVU rpt10263,00011
Joanna Lumley’s Unseen Adventures rptABC389,0009
Tipping PointNine432,0006
Barrie Cassidy’s One Plus OneABC326,0006

Primary Channels, Key Demos, Multi-Channels, Brekky Battle: All figures Total People, Five City Metro (5CM); overnights only.

Daily Consolidated 7 Total TV: All figures Total People, Consolidated 7 day Five City Metro (5CM) + Regional (Reg) + BVOD (Broadcast Video on Demand); % lift compared to overnight figures.

Top 20 Overnight Metro

Top 20 Multi-Channel Shows

Overnight Network Share

Top 20 Foxtel Shows

Data © 2022 OzTAM

Daily Consolidated 7 Total TV Program Rankings

Data © OzTAM Pty Limited 2022. 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.

Note: Program performance and ranking information subject to change when not based on final program logs. Programs with the same name on one or more primary or multichannel, are aggregated into one network figure.


Steve Molk
Steve Molk is sharply focused on the business of TV in Australia across all its formats - FTA broadcast, commercial, subscription, catch up & BVOD. Based on the Central Coast of NSW he's a passionate advocate for Australian-made programming, particularly drama and comedy. He loves podcasting, gaming & watching too much TV. For all media enquiries please call or text 0401-709-405



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