PPM Toronto

The R1 survey of 2020 is out and CHFI got their usual “All Christmas” spike and remain the top commercial radio station in Toronto. This is the one book that should be compared to the same measurement period in the previous year for a fair comparison. The stations that grew audiences included Indie 88 (up 42%), Z1035 (up 39%), Virgin Radio (up 27%), Q107 (up 25%) and Kiss (up 21%). Stations that lost audience share included Boom 973 (-8%) Global 640 (-45%), G98.7 (-29%), Zoomer Radio (-42%).

Here is how things stacked up all people 12+ & 24-54 (Monday to Sunday 5am to 1am audience share %)

Station 12+ Share% R1’19 12+ Share% R1’20 25-54 share% R1’19 25-54 share% R1’20
CHFI 13.7% 13.1% 14.3% 13.2%
Boom 97.3 8.7% 8.0% 11.5% 8.5%
Q107 5.6% 7.0% 4.6% 6.7%
680 News 6.1% 5.9% 5.7% 5.8%
CHUM FM 6.2% 5.8% 9.6% 8.0%
Classical 96.3 6.8% 5.8% 3.0% 1.6%
CFRB 1010 6.1% 5.5% 1.9% 2.8%
Virgin Radio 3.9% 5.0% 5.5% 7.8%
Kiss 92.5 3.0% 3.6% 4.6% 5.6%
Indie 88.1 1.5% 2.2% 2.9% 3.6%
102.1 Edge 2.1% 2.0% 3.6% 2.9%
Zoomer Radio 3.4% 2.0% 0.8% 0.4%
Z103.5 1.4% 1.9% 2.3% 3.3%
Jewel 88.5 1.7% 1.7% 0.6% 1.2%
Jazz 91 1.7% 1.7% 0.6% 1.3%
Global 640 2.2% 1.1% 2.2% 0.7%
590 The Fan 1.4% 1.2% 1.6% 1.6%
Flow 93.5 1.0% 1.1% 1.5% 1.6%
G98.7 1.5% 1.1% 0.6% 0.7%
1050 TSN 0.6% 0.7% 1.2% 1.2%
Elmnt FM   0.0%   0.0%