ABC Newspaper Circulation July December 2014

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The bi-annual speculation begins in earnest today about the ‘future of print’ with the eventual release of the last of the six-month figures for the Irish Newspapers, today covering July to December 2014. Taking and over view first: over the twelve months the overall market has declined by a further 7%. And both the Sunday […]

ABC Sunday Newspaper Circulation July December 2014

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The Sunday market fell 7% between July December 2013 and July December 2013. The market now stands at 756,118 copies every Sunday down 54,778 on the same period last year.  The biggest selling paper on Sunday is still the Sunday Independent selling 219,007 copies every week. This is down 4.5% on the previous year or […]

ABC Morning Newspaper Circulation July December 2014

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Morning newspapers saw a decline of 7.2% over the twelve months dropping to 450,956 for July December 2014. The three tabloids audited contributed close to half of that decline, dropping 16,371 collectively. The Irish Independent remains the largest selling paper in the morning moving 112,502 copies each day down 4% or 5,000 on July Dec […]

January 2015 Irish Newspaper ABC Circulation

It was never going to be that difficult to increase sales on the back of a miserable December, which the morning market has done and it see a rise of over 13,000 on the month. However the year on year figure shows the morning market down over 19,000 on January 2014.These figures have to be […]

Newstalk

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Time Programme 2014Q4 2013Q4 +/- Ch % 2014Q3 +/- 07.00-10.00  Breakfast  165 126 39 31.0% 153 12 10.00-12.30  Pat Kenny 142 96 46 47.9% 143 -1 12.30-13.30  Lunchtime 78 65 13 20.0% 75 3 13.30-16.30  Moncrieff 119 112 7 6.3% 114 5 16.30-19.00  The Right Hook 126 130 -4 -3.1% 113 13 19.00-22.00  Off the […]

Today FM

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Time Programme 2014Q4 2013Q4 +/- Ch % 2014Q3 +/- 07.00-09.00  Ian Dempsey 187 189 -2 -1.1% 196 -9 09.00-12.00  Ray D’Arcy 215 230 -15 -6.5% 221 -6 12.00-14.30  Dermot and Dave 116 126 -10 -7.9% 120 -4 14.30-16.30  Tony Fenton 96 105 -9 -8.6% 94 2 16.30-19.00  Matt Cooper 154 160 -6 -3.8% 153 1 […]

Lyric

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Time Programme 2014Q4 2013Q4 +/- Ch % 2014Q3 +/- 07.00-10.00  Marty in the Morning  38 41 -3 -7.3% 38 0 10.00-14.00  Niall Carroll 38 41 -3 -7.3% 40 -2 14.00-16.00  John Kelly 35 27 8 29.6% 33 2 16.00-19.00  Liz Nolan 51 42 9 21.4% 52 -1 19.00-20.00  Jazz Alley  17 13 4 30.8% 16 […]

2FM

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2013Q4 2014Q4 Programme 2014Q4 2013Q4 +/- Ch % 2014Q3 +/- 06.00-07.00  06.00-08.45  Breakfast 100 12     100  0 07.00-09.00        136         09.00-11.00  08.45-11.00  Tubridy 177 152 25 16% 171 6 11.00-13.00  11.00-14.00  Nicky Byrne 140 134     141  -1 13.00-14.00        80       […]

Radio1

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Time Programme 2014Q4 2013Q4 +/- Ch % 2014Q3 +/- 07.00-09.00  Morning Ireland 426 449 -23 -5.1% 429 -3 09.00-10.00  John Murray 295 324 -29 -9.0% 302 -7 10.00-12.00  Sean O’Rourke 298 327 -29 -8.9% 295 3 12.00-13.00  Ronan Collins 209 230 -21 -9.1% 209 0 13.00-13.45  News at One 312 349 -37 -10.6% 320 -8 […]

Southwest

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Southwest Share Reach % Reach ‘000 Home Local Station 43.0% 45.0% 188 Spin SW 11.2% 21.0% 90 RTE Radio 1 15.5% 21.0% 88 Today FM 9.8% 16.0% 65 RTE 2FM 7.5% 12.0% 49 Newstalk 5.2% 8.0% 32 RTE Lyric FM 0.7% 2.0% 8  

Southeast

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Southeast Share Reach % Reach ‘000 Home Local Station 35.5% 40.0% 150 Beat 102 16.7% 25.0% 99 RTE Radio 1 19.4% 22.0% 86 Today FM 11.7% 15.0% 62 RTE 2FM 7.6% 11.0% 46 Newstalk 4.0% 8.0% 32 RTE Lyric FM 1.5% 3.0% 12  

Northwest

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Northwest Share Reach % Reach ‘000 Home Local Station 43.4% 48.0% 270 iRadio NW 11.9% 21.0% 118 RTE Radio 1 14.0% 19.0% 110 Today FM 8.7% 14.0% 78 RTE 2FM 5.6% 10.0% 55 Newstalk 4.0% 8.0% 46 RTE Lyric FM 1.1% 3.0% 16

Northeast

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NorthEast Share Reach % Reach ‘000 Home Local Station 31.50% 30.0% 204 RTE Radio 1 19.40% 21.0% 145 Today FM 10.60% 15.0% 103 iRadio NE 9.40% 15.0% 100 RTE 2FM 9.20% 15.0% 99 Newstalk 4.70% 8.0% 53 RTE Lyric FM 1.40% 3.0% 20  

JNLR 2014 Q4 National Listenership

In this survey (2014Q4) the overall national listenership of radio grew marginally by 34,000 to 84%, but this also pushed it over the 3m listener mark. That’s up one percentage point on the survey of 2013Q4 and it’s the biggest national listenership radio has enjoyed since the survey of 2013Q2 as each subsequent survey the […]

JNLR 2014 Q4 Dublin Listenership

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To be honest, there’s something a little unsettling reporting numbers with such meteoric increases – on a year on year basis – without any real inkling of that being the underlying trend. Things going well perhaps I’d permit, but not the eye watering increases seen here on a year on year basis. The table showing […]

JNLR 2014 Q4 Top Thirty

And now, in true radio style, it’s the top thirty. Only seven of the nation’s top thirty have put on listeners over the twelve months with the other twenty three dropping listeners. Nine of the top shows are on a Saturday, six on a Sunday and the final fifteen are all weekday programmes.   There […]

JNLR 2014Q4 Station Programmes

The individual station analysis this time out is a little different. There are so many program changes over the year that (sometimes like in the case of 2FM) comparisons are difficult. To that end I have added the previous book (Q3) for reference only – to the maths yourself if you want.

JNLR 2014 Q4 Regional/Local Stations

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To spare a few pixels, I’ll throw the regional stations and locals ones together. The regional stations first: It was fairly steady book on book for most, but on a twelve month basis it’s a little more dramatic as you can see from the table below. The only station to lose ground since the survey […]