WEEKLY RATINGS - SEVEN WINS, TEN 2nd, NINE 3rd

Seven Perth won week twenty-seven of the 2006 official television ratings period by 2.5 share points. After starting the week behind (Sunday night), Seven's programming once again fought back strongly to win the week.

In their final week of AFL game telecasts, Nine came third in prime time audience share last week.

The results were:

SEVEN 27.9

TEN 25.4

NINE 24.7

ABC 17.1

This year Seven Perth has won 33 of the 35 weeks and 26 of the 27 weeks of official ratings.

Seven had 4 of the top 10 programs telecast in Perth last week.

1

AFL SUNDAY - WEST COAST EAGLES V FREMANTLE

NINE

403,825

2

THE FORCE - BEHIND THE LINE

SEVEN

288,383

3

BORDER SECURITY - AUSTRALIA ' S FRONT LINE

SEVEN

288,039

4

SATURDAY NIGHT AFL - FREMANTLE V PORT ADELAIDE

TEN

268,650

5

SATURDAY AFL - RICHMOND V WEST COAST EAGLES

TEN

230,971

6

CSI: CRIME SCENE INVESTIGATION

NINE

226,501

7

SEVEN NEWS - MONDAY - FRIDAY

SEVEN

225,252

8

NATIONAL NINE NEWS - SUNDAY

NINE

221,280

9

60 MINUTES

NINE

220,666

10

TODAY TONIGHT

SEVEN

206,857

NEWS - MONDAY TO FRIDAY

  • Seven News 225,252 viewers 48.4% share
  • ABC News 146,266
  • Ten News 149,853
  • Nine News 113,404 24.6% share

TODAY TONIGHT versus A CURRENT AFFAIR

  • Today Tonight 206,857 viewers 41.9% share
  • A Current Affair 119,696 23.7% share

HOME AND AWAY versus TEMPTATION versus FUTURAMA

  • Home and Away 178,876 viewers 30.6% share
  • Temptation 136,914 23.1% share
  • Futurama 108,060 18.5% share

* Figures supplied by AGB Nielsen for w/c 27 August 2006 . Figures represent Total Individuals on All Free to Air Networks.