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Ratings

 

The release of the latest Xtra Research results has confirmed that i98FM firmly remains the Illawarra’s number one radio station, winning all shifts in the commercial market!

26.5% of the Illawarra have chosen i98 as the Station Listened to Most, making them the clear number one ahead of the nearest commercial rival Wave FM with 18.3%.

All of i98FM’s shows enjoy a number one ranking commercially, including Breakfast with Marty, Christie and Crammy who have 26.4.% of listeners choosing them as their preferred Breakfast Show ahead of Wave FM with 17.5% and ABC Illawarra with 14.6%.

Additionally, i98 has more listeners in the Illawarra than any other radio station with a cumulative audience surpassing over 103,000 people compared to Wave FM’s 74,500.

WIN Radio General Manager Phil Giblin said “We’re very humbled by these results and thankful that the people of the Illawarra continue to choose i98FM to be part of their lives every day. We're proud of our long standing position as the number one radio station in the market and will continue to work hard to engage, entertain, and inform our listeners. These results reflect the passion and dedication of the entire team at i98FM, who are committed to connecting to the Illawarra audience and wider business community".

 

Station listened to most 5:30am – 12 midnight, Mon – Sun.

 

ALL PEOPLE 10+

i98FM – 26.5

WAVE FM – 18.3

ABC 97.3 – 14.0

 

ALL PEOPLE 25-39

i98FM – 38.1

TRIPLE J – 18.7

WAVE FM – 17.1

 

ALL PEOPLE 25-54

i98FM – 32.0

WAVE FM – 19.1

TRIPLE J – 13.9

 

ALL PEOPLE 40 – 54

i98FM – 25.8

WAVE FM – 21.0

ABC 97.3 – 10.5

 

BREAKFAST

i98FM – 26.4

WAVE FM – 17.5

ABC 97.3 – 14.6

 

MORNINGS

i98FM – 25.3

WAVE FM – 19.7

ABC 97.3 – 14.8

 

AFTERNOONS

i98FM – 26.8

WAVE FM – 20.4

ABC 97.3 – 13.2

DRIVE

i98FM – 26.9

WAVE FM – 19.7

TRIPLE J - 12.9

EVENING

i98FM – 21.1

WAVE FM – 15.8

 

 

WEEKENDS

i98FM – 25.1

ABC 97.3  – 16.6

WAVE FM – 15.9

 

 

CUMULATIVE AUDIENCE

i98FM – 103,700

WAVE FM – 74,500

ABC 97.3 – 53,200

 

 

WORKPLACE –
LISTENED TO MOST MON-FRI

i98FM – 34.2

WAVE FM – 22.2

TRIPLE J – 15.8

 

 

SURVEY 1 2019 PROVIDED BY XTRA RESEARCH; SURVEY 1 2018 PROVIDED BY XTRA RESEARCH

SURVEY PERIOD:  2ND SEPTEMBER - 21ST SEPTEMBER 2019

STATION LISTENED TO MOST 5:30AM – 12 MIDNIGHT, MON - SUN