2016 Yearly Television Ratings – Australia (We’re Still Sports Mad!)

FREE TO AIR

Rk Description Chan Total Metro
1 Sevens AFL Grand Final Presentations Seven 3.201m
2 Sevens AFL Grand Final Sydney v Western Bulldogs Seven 3.081m
3 NRL Rugby League Grand Final Nine 2.670m
4 State of Origin Rugby League – NSW v QLD Game 1 Nine 2.633m
5 Sevens AFL Grand Final Post Match Seven 2.342m
6 State of Origin Rugby League – NSW v QLD Game 2 Nine 2.315m
7 Molly Part 1 Seven 2.216m
8 The Block Winner Announced Nine 2.210m
9 Sevens AFL Grand Final On the Ground Seven 2.176m
10 My Kitchen Rules Winner Announced Seven 2.096m
11 State of Origin Rugby League – NSW v QLD Game 3 Nine 2.070m
12 2016 Melbourne Cup Carnival Melbourne Cup – The Race Seven 2.069m
13 Masterchef Australia Winner Announced Ten 1.999m
14 My Kitchen Rules Grand Final Seven 1.925m
15 The Block Grand Final Nine 1.870m
16 Molly Part 2 Seven 1.816m
17 State of Origin Rugby League – NSW v QLD Game 1 Pre Match Nine 1.800m
18 Masterchef Australia Grand Finale Part 2 Ten 1.785m
19 2016 Melbourne Cup Carnival Race Presentation Seven 1.639m
20 Sevens Tennis 2016 Australian Open Men’s Final Seven 1.634m

MULTI CHANNEL

Rk Description Chan Total Metro
1 Rio 2016 Olympics Game – Day 7 Evening 7TWO 507k
2 Seven’s AFL – Saturday Night Football 7mate 476k
3 Rio 2016 Olympics Game – Day 4 Evening 7TWO 414k
4 Australia Votes: Election Night Coverage ABC News 24 387k
5 Rio 2016 Olympics Game – Day 5 Highlights 7TWO 376k
6 Australia Votes: Election Night Coverage – Live Ev ABC News 24 366k
7 Shrek 2 9GO! 358k
8 Rio 2016 Olympics Game – Day 6 Highlights 7TWO 352k
9 Socceroos World Cup Qualifiers – Match 9GO! 351k
10 Rio 2016 Olympics Game – Day 6 Evening 7TWO 337k
11 Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part Two 9GO! 331k
12 School of Rock 9GO! 331k
13 Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets 9GO! 322k
14 Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix 9GO! 321k
15 The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies 9GO! 320k
16 Shrek Forever After 9GO! 316k
17 Rio 2016 Olympics Game – Day 1 Evening 7TWO 315k
18 Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince 9GO! 314k
19 Pacific Rim 9GO! 309k
20 Play School Celebrity Covers ABC2 302k

PAY TV

Rk Description Chan Total
1 Live: AFL PreFin GWS v BULLDOGS Fox Footy 543k
2 Live: NRL STORM v SHARKS Fox Sports 1 499k
3 Live: AFL PreFin GEELONG v SYDNEY Fox Footy 468k
4 Live: AFL ElFin WEST COAST v BULLDOGS Fox Footy 450k
5 Live: AFL QFin GEELONG v HAWTHORN Fox Footy 448k
6 Live: AFL Semi Fin BULLDOGS v HAWTHORN Fox Footy 445k
7 Live: AFL QFin SYDNEY v GWS Fox Footy 440k
8 Game of Thrones showcase 437k
9 Live: AFL Semi Fin SYDNEY v ADELAIDE Fox Footy 413k
10 Game of Thrones showcase 400k
11 Live: NRL PReFin STORM v RAIDERS Fox Sports 1 400k
12 Live: AFL NTH MELB v HAWTHORN Fox Footy 399k
13 Game of Thrones showcase 396k
14 Game of Thrones showcase 385k
15 Live: AFL ElFin ADELAIDE v NTH MELB Fox Footy 381k
16 Live: NRL COWBOYS v SHARKS Fox Sports 1 372k
17 Live: NRL QF RAIDERS v SHARKS Fox Sports 1 369k
18 Live: NRL SUPER SATURDAY Fox Sports 1 368k
19 Game of Thrones showcase 362k
20 Live: NRL STORM v COWBOYS Fox Sports 1 361k