Seven lifts in Q2
Seven News, Farmer Wants a Wife and Home & Away have been Seven's biggest drawcards so far this year.
Seven Network has given a report card on its second quarter, citing growth of 16% on Q1, based on national numbers.
In BVOD, 7plus’ audience soared 38%, ahead of any other free streaming service.
Across the first half of 2023 Calendar Year, Seven claims #1 nationally, with a 40% commercial share of viewers across all screens, underpinned by the most-watched news, sport and local drama on Australian screens.
Q2 2023 commercial share, VOZ:
2023 year-to-date commercial share, VOZ:
Seven titles Year to date 2023, VOZ:
|Program||Broadcast TV||BVOD||Total TV|
|Farmer Wants A Wife||1,056,000||183,000||1,239,000|
|Home and Away||992,000||147,000||1,139,000|
|Dancing With The Stars||1,042,000||77,000||1,119,000|
|7NEWS Spotlight: Coronation of King Charles||1,037,000||57,000||1,094,000|
|The 1% Club||899,000||75,000||974,000|
|The Chase Australia||794,000||20,000||813,000|
|Better Homes and Gardens||736,000||17,000||752,000|
Seven Chief Content Officer, Entertainment Programming, Angus Ross, said: “We’re thrilled that Seven remains home to Australia’s biggest viewing audience, with our hit news, sport and entertainment content uniting audiences on an unrivalled scale and providing exceptional year-on-year growth in our commercial share.
“New VOZ data confirms Seven is home to the most-viewed content across all screens and has been dominant in Q2, delivering the most-loved shows that connect with audiences right across Australia.
“The best is still to come this year on Seven, including the FIFA Women’s World Cup 2023™, which is set to be the biggest women’s sporting event in history, more Dancing With The Stars, the TV Week Logie Awards, The Voice, RFDS, SAS Australia, My Kitchen Rules, Big Brother, The 1% Club, (Ed: previously unannounced for more in 2023) the rest of the AFL season, the Brownlow Medal, the AFL Grand Final, Bathurst 1000, cricket, horse racing and much more,” he said.
Seven West Media Chief Revenue Officer, Kurt Burnette, said: “Our audience and growth in Q2 provides our partner brands with unrivalled reach through premium and brand-safe content that is proven to connect with consumers.
“From the heartland to the beating heart of cities across the country, our strategy is to continue to reach Australians across the screens of Seven, every day of the year. Our content is created to drive the national conversation, create emotional connections with audiences, to inspire, challenge and entertain. For brands looking to connect with 17 million engaged viewers a month across the biggest mass cultural moments, the screens of Seven is where the crowd is, and will be, with even more cultural moments to connect with to come in 2023.”
Seven did not issue a Q1 Audience Report.
Source: VOZ 5.0 CYTD 23 ( 01/01/23 to 27/06/23), 18-2400, consolidated 7 linear ( 21 – 27 overnight), BVOD av aud when watched 18-2400.