DAB+ Ratings: New SCA stations debut, but Coles is still national #1
The latest DAB+ Radio Ratings have seen the addition of several new stations, while others rebranded as radio networks continue to experiment with the world of DAB+ Digital Radio.
SCA made significant changes, with Triple M Aussie (previously Triple M Modern Digital) relaunching as Triple M Soft Rock, while Triple M Hard & Heavy and Hit Dance Hits also debuted this book.
In Sydney, The Edge Digital went to new heights, gaining a huge +50,000 listeners to rack up a cume of 153,000.
Coles Radio was the only Melbourne station with over 100K listeners, gaining +37,000 to finish with 114,000.
97.3 The 90s was the #1 station in Brisbane with 43,000 (+5,000) listeners, just ahead of Coles on 42,000 (+5,000).
Meanwhile, Adelaide listeners favoured the ABC’s Double J, which has 26,000 listeners (+7,000).
The smoothfm format is still popular in Perth, even though it’s not available on terrestrial radio. smooth digital has 50,000 listeners (+14,000).
In the overall stakes, Coles Radio is still king with 271,000 listeners nationally across the five metro markets, while Double J has closed the gap to second with 264,000 ears.
Full results below: