The X Factor drove Seven to another win on Tuesday night, as Carmelo Munzone was eliminated from the contest after just a handful of weeks. The show was 1.48m in Preliminary figures but is expected to be adjusted to 1.52m.
Fast-tracked Big Bang and NCIS worked best for Nine and TEN respectively.
Seven Network was 31.8% then Nine 24.8%, TEN 19.9%, ABC 17.3% and SBS 6.2%.
Next for Seven were Seven News (1.08m), Winners and Losers (1.03m in preliminary, expected to adjust to 1.06m), Home and Away (974,000), Today Tonight (941,000), Grey’s Anatomy (539,000), Deal or No Deal (434,000). Smash was 188,000.
The Big Bang Theory (1.06m / 790,000) was best for Nine followed by Nine News (1.01m), Big Brother (941,000), ACA (940,000), Two Broke Girls (715,000), Two and a Half Men (553,000), Hot Seat (539,000), Episodes (325,000 / 239,000 / 188,000).
NCIS was 825,000 for TEN. TEN News was 676,000, NCIS: LA was 626,000, Modern Family was 622,000, The Project 6pm was 400,000 and I Will Survive was 384,000.
ABC News (984,000) won its slot for ABC1 then 7:30 (746,000), Qi (591,000), Poh’s Kitchen Lends a Hand (486,000), Artscape (273,000) and Time Team (238,000).
On SBS ONE it was Who Do You Think You Are? with 319,000, Insight on 260,000, Dateline on 191,000, and World News Australia on 144,000.
Neighbours led multichannels with 283,000.