May TV 2019

RTÉ's total TV audience for the month of May 2019 was 25%, up from April by 7%, but down 2% from this time last year. Virgin Media had an average audience of 17.6% a drop of 1% since April and a drop of 3% from this time last year.

TG4 had an audience share of 1.45%, while eir Sport 1 had 0.24%.

RTÉ ONE made a monthly gain of 5% coming from low of 17% in April, it had an audience share of 18% down 3% from this time last year.

RTÉ2 also gained in May, as the sporting season starts again, it was at 6% up 7% from April, but it was down 3% from this time last year.

RTÉ ONE +1 and RTÉjr had 0.94% and 0.44% respectively. RTÉ2 +1 had a share of just 0.15%.

Virgin Media one had an audience share of 12%, just slightly down from April.

Virgin Media TWO continues to grow with 4% and with the arrival of Love Island in June this is expect to continue to grow for the summer.

Meanwhile, Virgin Media THREE remains at 1.63%, down 35% from this time last year. Virgin Media one +1 had an audience share of 0.32%.

English channels had 56% share of the audience.

Channel May Monthly
Change
Yearly
Change
RTÉ ONE 17.72% 5% -3%
RTÉ ONE +1 0.94% 7% 22%
RTÉjr 0.44% -45% -30%
RTÉ2 6.00% 25% -3%
RTÉ2 +1 0.15% 0%
RTÉ Total 25.25% 7% -2%
VMT one 11.91% -1% -4%
VMT one +1 0.32% 0% 10%
VMT TWO 3.74% -2% 27%
VMT THREE 1.63% 2% -35%
VMT SPORT
VMT Total 17.60% -1% -3%
TG4 1.45% -8% 0%
eir Sport 1 0.24% 14% 243%
Total 44.54% 4% -2%
Other 55.46% -3% 2%