Nine’s Married at First Sight won entertainment on Monday, while the program also won all three key advertising demos.
The reality episode aired to a metro audience of 982,000, however it was Seven which celebrated the overall network share. The episode also surpassed Nine News at 6:30 and Nine News.
#MAFS was Sunday’s No. 1 entertainment program with a Total TV audience of 1.287 million (including BVOD audience of 156,000 on 9Now). #MAFS also ranked No. 1 program with all key demos. pic.twitter.com/lgE4sdzvsK
— Nine Comms (@9Comms) February 6, 2022
In the latest Daily Consolidated Total TV Report for 31 January, the Married at First Sight launch was the #1 program nationally across linear, with 1.944 million viewers, including 612,000 on BVOD and an uplift of 68%. This was also the program with the biggest uplift.
Next in entertainment was Seven’s The Chase Australia which pulled in a metro audience of 592,000.
Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics Night session was next, bringing in 576,000 metro viewers, followed by an episode of Home And Away on Seven.
Survivor Blood v Water on Ten aired to an average of 500,000 viewers.
The #1 program on Sunday was Seven News which aired to 1.088 million metro viewers, while Seven News at 6:30 had 1.07 million metro viewers. Nine News at 6:30 had 900,00, and Nine News had 896,000.
As mentioned, Seven won the night, taking an overall network share of 33.4 over Nine’s 30.2%, while Ten took a 15.4% share, and the ABC took a 14.2% share.
Seven also won the primary channel share, and the top-rating multi-channel on Monday was 7Mate with a share of 3.8%.
This article has been updated with the corrected figures for the Monday 31 January Total People, Audience chart.