Radio Ratings: KOFM hold #1 position in Newcastle
Southern Cross Austereo-owned KOFM has held on to the title of Newcastle’s most listened to station in the third GfK radio survey of 2017.
In breakfast, KOFM’s Tanya & Steve remain on top and steady, with 17.8% of the market. They’re followed by ABC 1233’s Garth Russell who is also steady at 15.8% and Hit’s Wake Up at Breakfast on 9.7%.
2HD enjoyed the biggest gain in survey three for people 10+, up 1.3% to 10%. The survey’s largest movement in the other direction was triple j, down 1.4% to 9.3%, but still #3 FM and ahead of New FM.
In Breakfast, 2HD climbed 1.2% to 9.2%, but it was New FM’s The Novo’s who captured new listeners, rising 2.3% to 8.3% in the brekkie shift.
The Hit Network’s Hit106.9 was the clear favourite in Drive at 18.6% followed by KOFM on 12.2% and ABC 1233 on 11.6%.