Wednesday TV Wrap: Hard Quiz Does The Goods For ABC, While News Slightly Down

Wednesday TV Wrap: Hard Quiz Does The Goods For ABC, While News Slightly Down
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ABC’s Hard Quiz pulled some decent numbers on Wednesday night, landing itself the number one entertainment spot for the night.

821,000 metro viewers tuned in last night, according to OzTAM, which is only slightly up on last week’s numbers.

Meanwhile, news across the board is slightly down on this time last week, perhaps a sign of COVID-19 fatigue setting in.

Over at Seven, The Chase was the number one entertainment spot for the night with 644,000 viewers. Without MAFS on, Nine’s best entertainment for the night was Paramedics (663,000), while 10’s best was Bondi Rescue (408,000).

Nine took the crown across all channels with 28.6 per cent, Seven got silver with 25.2 per cent, ABC did 21.9 per cent, 10 did 16.7 per cent and SBS did 7.6 per cent.

Here’s how the rest of the night ran:

Nine

News did 1.17m, ACA did 837,000, Nine’s COVID-19 special did 524,000 and Hot Seat did 566,000.

10

The Project did 581,000 and 10 News First did 523,000.

Seven

News did 1.28m, The Latest: Seven News did 541,000 and Highway Patrol did 462,000.

ABC

News did 1m, 7.30 did 981, 000, Shaun Micallef’s Mad As Hell 752,000 and You Can’t Ask That did 540,000.

Primary channel share

Nine did 18.6 per cent, Seven enjoyed 17.6 per cent, ABC did 16.1 per cent, 10 received 9.5 per cent, and SBS did 4.5 per cent.

Demographic breakdown (all channels) 

People 25-54

  1. Nine – 28.0 per cent
  2. Seven – 26.4 per cent
  3. 10 – 20.7 per cent

People 16-39

  1. Nine – 28.1 per cent
  2. Seven –  27.3 per cent
  3. 10 – 20.4 per cent

 

 

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