Seven dominates the most-watched television series in 2006. 10 of Seven's Australian programmes are in the top 20 programmes on television.

  • Seven dominates the current television year - with the number 1, four of the top five, five of the top ten and thirteen of the top 20 programmes on television.

  • Ten of Seven's Australian programmes sit in the top twenty programmes for the year.

  • Dancing with the Stars 4 is the number 1 programme on television - only just ahead of Border Security. The current series of Dancing with the Stars out-performs every programme on the Nine Network in 06.

  • Dancing with the Stars 4, Dancing with the Stars 5, Border Security and Medical Emergency all rank in the top five programmes for the year.

  • Seven has the number 1, number 2, five of the top ten and twelve of the 20 most-watched Australian programmes on television.

  • All Saints is the number 1 Australian drama series. Border Security is the number 1 factual series. Desperate Housewives is the number 1 scripted series. Prison Break is the number 1 new international series. My Name Is Earl is the number 1 comedy series.

  • It Takes Two is one of the two highest-rating new series on television. Seven has three of top four new series on television overall: It Takes Two, The Force and Where Are They Now. All are Australian.

  • Seven News leads National Nine News. Today Tonight leads A Current Affair. This is the second consecutive year of leadership for Seven News and Today Tonight. Seven News also now leads National Nine News on Saturday.


Top 100 Series 'm 1. Dancing with the Stars 4 Seven 2.188 2. Border Security 1 Seven 2.118 3. Thank God You're Here 2 Ten 1.773 4. Medical Emergency Seven 1.758 5. Dancing with the Stars 5 Seven 1.732 6. Thank God You're Here 1 Ten 1.729 7. Desperate Housewives Seven 1.671 8. CSI: Crime Scene Investigation Nine 1.655 9. House Ten 1.654 10. National Nine News - Sunday Nine 1.633 11. Grey's Anatomy Seven 1.621 12. Australian Idol - Sunday Ten 1.602 13. 60 Minutes Nine 1.586 14. It Takes Two Seven 1.512 15. Border Security 2 Seven 1.498 16. Lost Seven 1.487 17. The Force Seven 1.453 18. Where Are They Now Seven 1.447 19. Seven News - Monday-Friday Seven 1.445 20. Today Tonight Seven 1.426 21. Seven News - Sunday Seven 1.414 22. All Saints Seven 1.412 23. Prehistoric Park Nine 1.396 24. Planet Earth ABC 1.378 25. Big Brother - Live Evictions Ten 1.371 26. Dancing On Ice Nine 1.369 27. What's Good For You Nine 1.362 28. 20 to 1 Nine 1.358 29. Prison Break Seven 1.353 30. National Nine News - Monday-Friday Nine 1.332 31. NCIS Ten 1.319 32. Missing Persons Unit Nine 1.316 33. Cold Case Nine 1.315 34. McLeod's Daughters Nine 1.315 35. Home and Away Seven 1.298 36. Midsomer Murders ABC 1.292 37. Getaway Nine 1.288 38. My Name Is Earl Seven 1.283 39. Big Brother - Live Nomination Ten 1.281 40. Police Files Seven 1.276 41. Better Homes and Gardens Seven 1.276 42. The Real Seachange Seven 1.265 43. Hot Property Seven 1.264 44. Friday Night Football - AFL and NRL Nine 1.258 45. CSI: Miami Nine 1.255 46. A Current Affair Nine 1.254 47. Seven News - Saturday Seven 1.235 48. Jamie's Kitchen - Australia Ten 1.231 49. Who Wants to be a Millionaire Nine 1.231 50. National Nine News - Saturday Nine 1.228 51. True Stories Seven 1.214 52. You Are What You Eat Nine 1.187 53. Sunday Football - AFL and NRL Nine 1.186 54. Hello-Goodbye Nine 1.184 55. Medical Emergency - Sunday Seven 1.181
56. RPA Nine 1.176 57. Silent Witness ABC 1.174 58. Big Brother - Sunday Ten 1.172 60. CSI: NY Nine 1.171 61. The Queen At 80 ABC 1.163 62. Temptation Nine 1.163 63. Jamie's Great Italian Escape Ten 1.159 64. Turn Back Your Body Clock Nine 1.150 65. Without A Trace Nine 1.141 66. Blue Murder ABC 1.140 67. Criminal Minds - Monday Seven 1.126 68. Big Brother - Monday-Friday Ten 1.125 69. Las Vegas Seven 1.124 70. The Great Outdoors Seven 1.124 71. Criminal Minds Seven 1.120 73. Big Brother - Friday Night Live Ten 1.110 74. The Simpsons - First Run Episodes Ten 1.108 75. Backyard Blitz Nine 1.107 76. The Worst Jobs In History ABC 1.104 77. Medium Ten 1.099 78. Two and a Half Men Nine 1.098 79. Australia 's Funniest Home Videos Nine 1.095 80. Tripping Over Ten 1.095 81. How I Met Your Mother Seven 1.095 82. Beyond Tomorrow Seven 1.088 83. Ghost Whisperer Seven 1.083 84. Honey, We're Killing The Kids Ten 1.080 85. New Tricks ABC 1.078 86. The Amazing Race 9 Seven 1.075 87. Bondi Rescue Ten 1.063 88. Spicks and Specks ABC 1.061 89. Dalziel and Pascoe ABC 1.047 90. Celebrity Survivor Seven 1.047 91. Best and Worst of Red Faces Seven 1.046 92. Wire In The Blood ABC 1.040 93. Survivor: Panama Nine 1.036 94. Commander In Chief Seven 1.035 95. The Footy Show - AFL and NRL Nine 1.035 96. Rose and Maloney ABC 1.031 97. Law and Order: SVU Ten 1.029 98. Motorway Patrol Nine 1.025 99. Clever Nine 1.018 100. Great Comedy Classics Seven 1.015 Top Australian Series 'm 1. Dancing with the Stars 4 Seven 2.188 2. Border Security 1 Seven 2.118 3. Thank God You're Here 2 Ten 1.773 4. Medical Emergency 1 Seven 1.758 5. Dancing with the Stars 5 Seven 1.732 6. Thank God You're Here 1 Ten 1.729 7. National Nine News - Sunday Nine 1.633 8. Australian Idol - Sunday Ten 1.602 9. 60 Minutes Nine 1.586 10. It Takes Two Seven 1.512 11. Border Security 2 Seven 1.498 12. The Force Seven 1.453 13. Where Are They Now Seven 1.447 14. Seven News - Monday-Friday Seven 1.445 15. Today Tonight Seven 1.426 16. Seven News - Sunday Seven 1.414 17. All Saints Seven 1.412 18. Big Brother - Live Evictions Ten 1.371 19. Dancing On Ice Nine 1.369 20. What's Good For You Nine 1.362 21. 20 to 1 Nine 1.358 22. National Nine News - Monday-Friday Nine 1.332 23. Missing Persons Unit Nine 1.316 24. McLeod's Daughters Nine 1.315 25. Home and Away Seven 1.298 26. Getaway Nine 1.288 27. Big Brother - Live Nomination Ten 1.281 28. Police Files Seven 1.276 29. Better Homes and Gardens Seven 1.276 30. The Real Seachange Seven 1.265 31. Hot Property Seven 1.264 32. Friday Night Football - AFL and NRL Nine 1.258 33. A Current Affair Nine 1.254 34. Seven News - Saturday Seven 1.235 35. Jamie's Kitchen - Australia Ten 1.231 36. Who Wants to be a Millionaire Nine 1.231 37. National Nine News - Saturday Nine 1.228 38. True Stories Seven 1.214 39. Sunday Football - AFL and NRL Nine 1.186 40. Hello-Goodbye Nine 1.184 Nightly News and Public Affairs 'm 1. National Nine News - Sunday Nine 1.633 2. Seven News - Monday-Friday Seven 1.445 3. Today Tonight Seven 1.426 4. Seven News - Sunday Seven 1.414 5. National Nine News - Monday-Friday Nine 1.332 6. A Current Affair Nine 1.254 7. Seven News - Saturday Seven 1.235 8. National Nine News - Saturday Nine 1.228 9. ABC News - Sunday ABC 1.004 10. ABC News - Monday-Friday ABC 0.962 Top International Series 'm 1. Desperate Housewives Seven 1.671 2. CSI: Crime Scene Investigation Nine 1.655 3. House Ten 1.654 4. Grey's Anatomy Seven 1.621 5. Lost Seven 1.487 6. Prehistoric Park Nine 1.396 7. Planet Earth ABC 1.378 8. Prison Break Seven 1.353 9. NCIS Ten 1.319 10. Cold Case Nine 1.315 11. Midsomer Murders ABC 1.292 12. My Name Is Earl Seven 1.283 13. CSI: Miami Nine 1.255 14. You Are What You Eat Nine 1.187 15. Silent Witness ABC 1.174 16. CSI: NY Nine 1.171 17. The Queen At 80 ABC 1.163 18. Jamie's Great Italian Escape Ten 1.159 19. Turn Back Your Body Clock Nine 1.150 20. Without A Trace Nine 1.141 21. Blue Murder ABC 1.140 22. Criminal Minds - Monday Seven 1.126 23. Las Vegas Seven 1.124 24. Criminal Minds - Wednesday Seven 1.120 25. The Simpsons - First Run Episodes Ten 1.108 26. The Worst Jobs In History ABC 1.104 27. Medium Ten 1.099 28. Two and a Half Men Nine 1.098 29. How I Met Your Mother Seven 1.095 30. Ghost Whisperer Seven 1.083 31. New Tricks ABC 1.078 32. The Amazing Race 9 Seven 1.075 33. Dalziel and Pascoe ABC 1.047 34. Wire In The Blood ABC 1.040 35. Survivor: Panama Nine 1.036 36. Commander In Chief Seven 1.035 37. Rose and Maloney ABC 1.031 38. Law and Order: SVU Ten 1.029 39. Motorway Patrol Nine 1.025 40. Doc Martin ABC 1.010 Movies 'm 1. Pirates of the Caribbean Seven 1.558 2. The Bourne Supremacy Ten 1.473 3. The Society Murders Ten 1.406 4. Finding Nemo Seven 1.361 5. Love Actually Ten 1.351 6. Crocodile Dundee Nine 1.242 7. High School Musical Seven 1.229 8. Cheaper By The Dozen Seven 1.213 9. Terminator 3 Nine 1.205 10. Calendar Girls Seven 1.196 11. Two Weeks Notice Nine 1.193 12. Ice Age Seven 1.132 13. The Crocodile Hunter Seven 1.115 14. Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle Nine 1.091 15. School of Rock Ten 1.080 16. Under The Tuscan Sun Seven 1.068 17. Shrek Nine 1.040 18. Along Came Polly Ten 1.040 19. Richie Rich Nine 1.033 20. Bringing Down The House Seven 1.029 www.sevencorporate.com.au