PPM Radio Ratings Overview December 2017

By David Bray

It is time to see whose number is up (or down) with the release of the latest radio ratings. The new PPM release from Numeris completes the thirteen-week period covering August 28th to November 26th, 2017. Let’s take a look the five PPM markets.

Toronto: Bragging rights at the top of the ratings heap go to CHFI-FM once again with a 12.4% share of hours tuned for A12+ (up from 11.3% last time out). CHFI-FM takes the #1 spot with the women 25-54 delivering a 15.6% share (up from 13.3%) followed by CHUM-FM with a 13.4% share (down from 17.0%).  In a strange twist, CHFI-FM holds the #1 spot for males 25-54, posting an 12.0% share (up from 11.2 % in the last 13 week book) followed by BOOM-FM at 8.9% and Q107 with 8.5%. In an even more unusual twist, CHFI-FM leads the way for M18-34 with a 17.1% share (up from 14.8%). For F18-34, CHFI-FM tops the list posting an 18.5%.

Vancouver: CBC Radio One grabs the #1 spot for A12+ with an 15.1% share of hours tuned (up from 13.6% ). Taking the top spot for F25-54 was QM-FM, posting a 15.4% share (up from 14.6% last time out). FOX grabs the lead for M25-54 listeners, delivering a 11.1% share (up from 10.1%) followed by the Rock101 at 10.1% (up from 9.5%)  The FOX is out in front for M18-34 with a 15.0% share of hrs. tuned (up from 14.6%). When it comes to Females 18-34, Z95.3 takes top spot with 17.1 % share.

Edmonton: 102.3 NOW Radio rules the roost for A12+ posting a 9.7% share of hours tuned (down from 10.9%). NOW! Radio takes top spot for F25-54, delivering a 14.1% share (down from 16.9%). NOW also tops the list for M25-54 with an 11.9% share (down from 13.0%). For M18-34, Sonic leads the way posting an 18.3% (up from 15.3%). For F18-34 Sonic delivered a 16.8%.

Calgary: Country 105 leads the way for A12+ with an 8.5% (down from 10.6%).  Country105 is popular with the women, taking #1 spot for F25-54 delivering a 10.4% share (down from 12.0%). For M25-54, CJAY92 is #1 with a 10.0% (up from 8.5%). CJAY92 takes top spot for M18-34 delivering a 17.5% (up from 14.8%). Country105 is #1 for F18-34 posting a 15.8% share (up from 14.8%)

Montreal (Total):  CHMP 98.5FM is #1 for A12+ with a 15.9% share (up from 13.5%).  CFGL-FM is tops with the women, taking #1 spot for F25-54 delivering a 16.4% share (up from 13.1%). For M25-54, CHMP 98.5FM is on top at 15.7% share (up from 14.3%) followed closely by CHOM-FM at 14.4%.  Virgin Radio is #1 for M18-34 with a 14.8%. The Beat 92.5 is #1 for F18-34 with a 15.1% (down from 18.9%).

Toronto

% Share of Hours Tuned | (Mon.-Sun, 5a-1a)

StationA12+
PPM
Aug. 28-
Nov. 26
A12+
PPM
May 29-
Aug. 27
W25-54
PPM
Aug. 28-
Nov. 26
W25-54
PPM
May 29-
Aug. 27
M25-54
PPM
Aug. 28-
Nov. 26
M25-54
PPM
May 29-
Aug. 27
CBC Radio Two2.11.51.9.92.91.5
CBC Radio One10.18.76.45.17.15.6
AM 640 Toronto1.61.31.0.31.71.2
Classical 96.3 FM6.45.22.61.72.71.8
102.1 The Edge2.92.93.63.86.25.7
News Talk 1010 7.67.34.33.94.05.2
680 News6.96.95.85.78.38.5
 93.5 The Move1.51.52.12.51.31.7
AM 740/96.7 FM  4.14.21.11.01.31.9
Boom 97.37.68.410.410.08.910.5
98.1 CHFI-FM12.411.315.613.312.011.2
TSN 1050.5.3.4.11.0.7
104.5 CHUM-FM6.58.313.417.04.65.5
Z103.52.62.83.03.14.24.1
Q1076.26.73.44.38.510.6
KX  94.71.01.21.41.61.11.2
Sportsnet 590

The FAN

2.12.91.11.84.14.7
Jazz FM 911.51.41.31.8.4.3
Jewel 88.51.11.2.7.9.2.3
Virgin Radio 99.94.95.75.36.95.06.0
KISS 92.53.83.57.65.94.23.4
G98.71.21.51.51.71.1.9
Indie 88.11.01.21.21.42.01.6

 

 Vancouver

% Share of Hours Tuned | (Mon.-Sun, 5a-1a)

StationA12+
PPM
Aug. 28-
Nov. 26
A12+
PPM
May 29-
Aug. 27
W25-54
PPM
Aug. 28-
Nov. 26
W25-54
PPM
May 29-
Aug. 27
M25-54
PPM
Aug. 28-
Nov. 26
M25-54
PPM
May 29-
Aug. 27
CBC Radio One15.113.65.24.29.07.6
CBC Radio Two3.43.21.51.71.83.1
94.5 Virgin Radio7.57.712.711.48.310.4
Rock 1018.07.79.28.610.19.5
99.3 The Fox4.75.34.77.511.110.1
Team 1410.3.3.10.0.3.2
KISS Radio 104.93.04.16.36.53.04.4
LG104.35.04.44.25.75.14.4
AM 730 Traffic1.21.3.81.11.31.5
103.5 QM FM11.210.015.414.66.95.9
CISL 6501.32.41.51.91.2.3
93.7 JR FM5.95.67.97.34.34.7
96.9 Jack FM4.14.93.84.87.58.4
CKNW10.210.01.92.58.77.9
102.7 The Peak3.83.16.44.54.64.9
The Team 10401.82.1.4.42.23.3
News 11305.34.53.53.16.16.0
Z 95.34.84.711.911.54.53.9
Praise 106.51.81.71.41.33.02.9

 

 Edmonton

% Share of Hours Tuned | (Mon.-Sun, 5a-1a)

StationA12+
PPM
Aug. 28-
Nov. 26
A12+
PPM
May 29-
Aug. 27
W25-54
PPM
Aug. 28-
Nov. 26
W25-54
PPM
May 29-
Aug. 27
M25-54
PPM
Aug. 28-
Nov. 26
M25-54
PPM
May 29-
Aug. 27
CBC Radio One6.85.24.33.75.53.1
CBC Radio Two.7.7.8.6.2.1
CFBR-FM The Bear6.87.65.24.710.811.5
CFCW5.25.41.52.22.22.1
 104.9 Virgin Radio2.73.03.53.92.52.7
TSN 12602.12.1.3.43.93.8
KISS 91.74.94.58.55.92.83.4
Sonic 102.97.97.212.611.611.19.8
630 CHED9.28.62.82.910.710.0
iNews8801.41.0.1.1.4.4
K974.94.84.73.87.27.1
CISN Country 7.29.68.111.74.58.0
UP 99.35.15.46.35.55.55.9
HOT 1072.43.32.84.13.24.1
95.7 CRUZ FM 4.63.35.93.86.64.9
92.5 Fresh-FM4.03.87.76.63.43.2
102.3 NOW! Radio9.710.914.116.911.913.0
96.3 Capital FM9.16.95.46.22.82.7
CKUA-FM2.32.0.91.51.01.0

  

Calgary

% Share of Hours Tuned | (Mon.-Sun, 5a-1a)

StationA12+
PPM
Aug. 28-
Nov. 26
A12+
PPM
May 29-
Aug. 27
W25-54
PPM
Aug. 28-
Nov. 26
W25-54
PPM
May 29-
Aug. 27
M25-54
PPM
Aug. 28-
Nov. 26
M25-54
PPM
May 29-
Aug. 27
CBC Radio One8.17.63.64.53.13.8
CBC Radio Two2.32.71.52.02.22.7
Sportsnet Fan 9603.02.6.4.54.94.5
X92.95.35.54.44.38.910.6
CFFR 660 News5.24.92.01.94.95.0
Q1075.85.93.84.19.67.1
XL103FM8.38.96.67.88.49.5
KISS 95.93.54.07.37.03.02.8
News Talk 7708.27.62.42.42.02.5
98.5 Virgin Radio4.54.37.86.94.74.2
Soft Rock  97.74.65.66.57.94.14.9
96.9 Jack-FM4.95.27.36.74.67.3
CJAY 925.66.24.26.110.08.5
KOOL 101.53.64.06.55.84.13.6
90.3 AMP Radio3.54.45.57.03.74.7
Funny AM1060.8.6.7.61.21.0
Country 1058.510.610.412.05.98.3
Wild 95.31.51.72.42.31.31.8

 

Montreal (Total)

% Share of Hours Tuned | (Mon.-Sun, 5a-1a)

StationA12+
PPM
Aug. 28-
Nov. 26
A12+
PPM
May 29-
Aug. 27
W25-54
PPM
Aug. 28-
Nov. 26
W25-54
PPM
May 29-
Aug. 27
M25-54
PPM
Aug. 28-
Nov. 26
M25-54
PPM
May 29-
Aug. 27
CBF FM: 95,1 Première Chaîne10.49.46.96.47.25.9
CBFXFM: Ici Musique 100,71.91.91.51.71.01.3
CBC Radio Two.7.6.4.51.31.0
CBC Radio One2.12.01.1.91.21.1
CFGLFM: 105.7 Rythme FM11.111.116.413.17.56.6
CHMPFM: 98.5 FM15.913.510.98.715.714.3
CHOM 97.7 FM7.37.05.65.014.412.1
CITEF3: 107,3 Rouge fm6.17.09.210.44.76.7
CJAD 8006.56.24.84.52.92.7
Virgin Radio 967.18.39.110.48.310.3
CJPXFM: Radio Classique 99,52.22.6.9.7.81.5
CKAC: Radio circulation 730.2.2.2.2.2.3
CKBEFM: The Beat 92,59.210.312.214.710.710.8
TSN 6901.0.8.4.52.01.4
CKLXFM:

91,9 Sport

2.11.7.9.93.33.0
CKMFFM: NRJ Montréal 94.34.54.76.35.87.16.9
96.9 CKOI6.68.49.011.78.610.7
AM980.4.5.10.0.2.2
CIBL 101.5.1.10.00.0.2.1

 

David Bray is President of Bray & Partners Communications.
(416) 431-5792 | davidbray@brayandpartners.com | www.brayandpartners.com

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