Genre tables


Genre overview tables

Including top 10 drama, factual and music & arts programmes


Children in Need declines continue

2021’s telethon recorded lowest audience since 2006


Stormy start for I’m A Celeb

Weather-hit reality show suffers bumpy first week

Emma and AJ

Emma And AJ Get To Work proves a hit with women

Launch episode of W four-part series entertains 31k ABC1 Women

Great British Bake Off 2021 finalists

Bake Off finale cooks rivals

Over 6m tuned in to see who was crowned the 2021 winner


Covid variant boosts news channels

BBC News and Sky News double slot averages

  • Cleaner mops up 16-34 viewers

  • Female-led drama a big draw for C4

  • Comedy and travel shows hit the mark

  • Mash and Outsiders start well for Dave

  • Dates with Love Island dry up after seven days

  • Summer love shows signs of waning

  • Single docs fight to make their mark

  • Staples show their value for the PSBs

  • Sky 1: rise and fall of a linear channel

  • Covid drama helps C4 to 4m