Controversy or not, the national day has recorded ratings monsters on Tuesday. Broadcast simultaneously on the VAT, HERE Tv, Télé-Québec and V, the show of 2 hours and a half reached a total of 1 910 000 viewers, for a market share of 70 %, according to preliminary data from Numeris.
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It is a very significant increase compared to the last editions of the event. Last year, the show in Montreal had attracted 723 000 people to HERE Tv on the 24th of June, while that of Quebec presented the day before at Télé-Québec, were collected 631 000. In 2018, the rendez-vous montreal was interested 786 000 viewers, compared to 561 000 for the event from Quebec. There is also talk of lower numbers for 2017, 2016 and 2015.
On Tuesday, the majority of viewers chose to watch the concert in VAT, to be 824 000. Of the rest, 684 000 have followed to HERE Tv, 209, 000, Télé-Québec, and 193, 000 V.
Among the factors that explain this net increase, there are reports about the accessibility of the show, broadcast on four channels, but also the absence of any other gathering, pandemic is forcing.