Ratings: Nine has narrow win on Monday as Today closes in on Sunrise

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One of the most competitive nights of the year, Nine came out on top by less than three points while the contest at breakfast saw the gap between Today and Sunrise the closest so far this year.

Breakfast 5 city Syd Mel Bri Ade Per
Sunrise 250 64 63 43 28 52
Today 242 75 67 64 14 22
News Br 189 46 75 34 19 16

(x1,000)

Nine won along the east coast with Seven ahead in Adelaide and Perth where 7Mate had 10.2%. 10’s main channel did well to rank second and the network was ahead of Seven in Melbourne and Brisbane.

In the 25-54 age group 10 had 30.5%, Nine 29.0%, Seven 22.0%, ABC 12.4% and SBS 6.1%.

In 16-39, 10 had 34.0%, Nine 27.3%, Seven 21.6%, ABC 11.1% and SBS 5.0%.

10’s Masked Singer was the number one entertainment show and saw the bulk of the program rate higher than the previous Monday but with reveal lower. Have You Been Paying Attention? that followed was steady.

Nine’s The Block also did better week-on-week but Seven’s Plate Of Origin sank to below 400,000 a series low. The cooking show ranked 19th in 25-52 behind ABC’s 7.30.

For ABC Australian Story was down but Media Watch and Four Corners rated higher.

Programs outside the top 20 included

Program Ntwk 5-cities
THE PROJECT 6.30PM 10 344,000
CELEBRITY IOU Nine 337,000
HOT SEAT -5PM Nine 335,000
THE CHASE AUSTRALIA-5PM Seven 328,000
Q+A ABC 296,000
JUST FOR LAUGHS UNCUT 10 290,000
10 NEWS FIRST 6PM 10 250,000
9-1-1: LONE STAR Seven 250,000
NINE NEWS: LATE EDITION -MON Nine 246,000
HOW THE VICTORIANS BUILT BRITAIN SBS 203,000
THE DRUM ABC 194,000
CHICAGO FIRE Seven 189,000
SBS WORLD NEWS SBS 174,000
JUST FOR LAUGHS LATE RPT 10 151,000
THE LATEST: SEVEN NEWS Seven 131,000

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