Statistical Information

TOP 10 PROGRAMMES 1 JANUARY - 31 DECEMBER 2021

ALL CHANNELS CONSOLIDATED NATIONAL INDIVIDUALS AGED 4+

Rank

Description

Channel

Day of week

Date

Time

TVR

000s

Share %

1

The Late Late Toy Show

RTÉ One

Fri

26-11-2021

21:37-00:08

38.37

1,707.8

79.12

2

All Ireland Football Final: Tyrone v Mayo

RTÉ2

Sat

11-09-2021

17:03-18:46

21.22

944.6

74.48

3

UEFA Euro 2020 Final: Italy v England

RTÉ2

Sun

11-07-2021

20:00-22:53

21.19

941.3

54.87

4

UEFA Euro 2020 Semi Final: England v Denmark

RTÉ2

Wed

07-07-2021

20:01-22:35

20.01

888.8

58.34

5

Oprah Winfrey Interview with Prince Harry and Meghan Markle

RTÉ2

Mon

08-03-2021

21:31-23:09

18.83

836.5

53.56

6

Guinness 6 Nations: Ireland v France

Virgin Media One

Sat

14-02-2021

15:00-16:51

17.97

798.4

62.66

7

RTÉ News: Six One

RTÉ One

Tue

05-01-2021

18:01-18:27

17.97

798.2

60.48

8

Guinness 6 Nations: Ireland v England

Virgin Media One

Sat

20-03-2021

16:45-18:34

17.62

782.6

62.37

9

All Ireland Hurling Final: Limerick v Cork

RTÉ2

Sun

22-08-2021

15:30-17:08

17.43

774.2

70.45

10

All Ireland Football Semi Final: Dublin v Mayo

RTÉ2

Sat

14-08-2021

18:00-20:24

16.47

731.4

56.72

The Late Late Toy Show

1,707,800

All Ireland Football Final: Tyrone v Mayo

944,600

UEFA Euro 2020 Final: Italy v England

941,300

UEFA Euro 2020 Semi Final: England v Denmark

888,800

Oprah Winfrey Interview with Prince Harry and Meghan Markle

836,500

Guinness 6 Nations: Ireland v France

798,400

RTÉ News: Six One

798,200

Guinness 6 Nations: Ireland v England

782,600

All Ireland Hurling Final: Limerick v Cork

774,200

All Ireland Football Semi Final: Dublin v Mayo

731,400

Source: TAM Ireland Ltd/Nielsen TAM

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CONSOLIDATED NATIONAL INDIVIDUAL 4+ ALL DAY CHANNEL SHARES (%)

2021 2020

RTÉ One

18.8

20.7

RTÉ One +1

1.2

1.2

RTÉ2

6.4

4.7

RTÉ2 +1

0.2

0.2

RTÉjr

0.4

0.4

TG4

1.9

1.8

Virgin Media One

12.1

11.3

BBC1

4.4

3.8

Virgin Media Two

3.6

3.4

Virgin Media Three

2.6

1.7

BBC2

1.5

1.7

Channel 4

1.5

1.6

Sky Sports

1.2

1.0

Sky News

1.0

1.2

Others

43.2

45.1

Source: TAM Ireland Limited/Nielsen TAM

INDIGENOUS HOURS BROADCAST ON RTÉ TELEVISION IN PEAK TIME BY GENRE

2021 2020

Drama

159

161

News, Current Affairs & Weather

569

606

Entertainment

246

289

Music

23

25

Young People’s

1

2

Sport

367

239

Education

5

3

Religion

22

17

Arts

8

10

Factual

591

568

Source: RTÉ

SUBTITLING HOURS TELEVISION

2021 2020

RTÉ One

5,926

5,944

RTÉ2

5,220

5,102

All RTÉ

11,146

11,046

Source: RTÉ

TOP 10 ALL WEEK NATIONAL RADIO PROGRAMMES - ADULTS 15+

TIMEBLOCK REACH FOR NATIONAL COMMERCIAL STATIONS

MAY - DECEMBER 2021*

Rank

Programme

Station

Time-slot

Period

Adults 15+ Prog Reach

No. Of Adults 15+ (000s)

1

Morning Ireland

RTÉ Radio 1

07:00-09:00

Mon-Fri

11%

459

2

The Ryan Tubridy Show

RTÉ Radio 1

09:00-10:00Mon-Fri9%366

3

The Brendan O'Connor Show

RTÉ Radio 1

11:00-13:00Sat9%351

4

Today with Claire Byrne

RTÉ Radio 1

10:00-12:00Mon-Fri9%346

5

Liveline

RTÉ Radio 1

13:45-15:00Mon-Fri9%343

6

News at One

RTÉ Radio 1

13:00-13:45Mon-Fri8%330

7

The Brendan O'Connor Show

RTÉ Radio 1

11:00-13:00Sun8%323

8

Sunday with Miriam

RTÉ Radio 1

10:00-11:00Sun8%312

9

Playback

RTÉ Radio 1

09:00-10:00Sat8%310

10

The Business / Reignite

RTÉ Radio 1

10:00-11:00Sat7%294

Morning Ireland

459,000

The Ryan Tubridy Show

366,000

The Brendan O'Connor Show

351,000

Today with Claire Byrne

346,000

Liveline

343,000

News at One

330,000

The Brendan O'Connor Show

323,000

Sunday with Miriam

312,000

Playback

310,000

The Business / Reignite

294,000

Source: JNLR/Ipsos MRBI 2021/4

* Note: The JNLR/Ipsos MRBI survey is based on a face-to-face questionnaire. Due to national COVID-19 restrictions imposed in early 2021, the results reported represent the eight month period from May 2021 to December 2021.

NATIONAL SHARE OF RADIO LISTENING - WEEKDAY/PEAK TIME

MAY - DECEMBER 2021*

2021

Source: JNLR / Ipsos MRBI 2021/4

* Note: The JNLR/Ipsos MRBI survey is based on a face-to-face questionnaire. Due to national COVID-19 restrictions imposed in early 2021, the results reported represent the eight month period from May 2021 to December 2021.

RTÉ RADIO HOURS BY GENRE

2021 2020

Arts

502

530

News, Current Affairs & Weather

6,047

6,184

Sport

1,444

1,280

Music

19,668

20,000

Factual

1,149

1,190

Entertainment

5,306

5,026

Other

970

987

Source: RTÉ

Note: Category "Other" includes, Religion, Young Peoples and Drama

AVERAGE PAGE IMPRESSIONS PER MONTH ACROSS DIGITAL SERVICES (MILLIONS)

2021

264.8

2020

295.4

2019

187.1

2018

170.0

Source: RTÉ

WEEKLY REACH OF RTÉ'S DIGITAL SERVICES 2021

Any digital service from RTÉ

52%

RTÉ.ie

36%

RTÉ Player

30%

RTÉ Apps

8%

RTÉ Radio Player

7%

Source: RTÉ

RTÉ PLAYER STREAMS IN 2021

67.2 million

Source: RTÉ

RTÉ ORCHESTRAS PERFORMANCES

2021 2020

Guest Ensembles

0

2

RTÉ NSO/Phil Choir

0

1

RTÉ Choirs

0

2

RTÉ NSO

7

15

RTÉ CO

6

10

Overall

13

30

Source: RTÉ

RTÉ ORCHESTRAS ATTENDANCES

2021 2020

Guest Ensembles

0

309

RTÉ NSO/Phil Choir

0

1,061

RTÉ Choirs

0

695

RTÉ NSO

2,250

12,599

RTÉ CO

3,591

12,129

Overall

5,841

26,793

Source: RTÉ