X Factor 2016 ratings plummet for the second time!


The X Factor 2016 has suffered it’s next blow as ratings have dropped for the second time.


The X Factor 2016 launch on Saturday was down 800,000 viewers from last year’s launch.

And it’s the lowest ratings start for the ITV show in 10 years.

An average audience of 6.3 million viewers tuned in from 8pm on ITV.

With a peak of 6.7 million.

The second episode of auditions aired on Sunday night on ITV from 8pm and it suffered another ratings drop.

Viewing figures dropped another 500,000 overnight – 6.3 million tuned in to the second episode of auditions.

The Xtra Factor also struggled last night, 320,000 tuned in on Sunday, on Saturday 770,000 tuned in.


ITV drama Victoria launched to 5.7 million.

Porridge managed 4.4 million.

BBC’s sitcom Are You Being Served? brought in 5 million.

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