X Factor 2012 ratings slide as Strictly Come Dancing triumphs again

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The exit of Ella Henderson saw The X Factor ratings back down last night, as Strictly Come Dancing once again won the night.

The X Factor's latest performance show, which saw the remaining acts singing twice for the first time this series, was watched by an average of 8 million viewers between 8PM and 9:45PM last night.

Including those on ITV1+1, the show was watched by 8.2 million, down 200,000 viewers on last Saturday night's episode's equivalent rating.

The Abba and Motown themed performance episode peaked with 9.1 million viewers, including those catching up on ITV1+1.

Over on BBC One, and Strictly Come Dancing had an impressive lead of over two million viewers, with an average audience of 10.25 million between 18:40 and 8PM.

The latest live show peaked with a huge 11.55 million viewers, easily winning the night for the channel.

Meanwhile, I'm A Celebrity continued to prove a ratings hit, eclipsing the X Factor with an 8.1 million average audience for its latest update show.

Strictly Come Dancing 2012 continues tonight with the latest Strictly results show on Sunday 25th November at 1925 on BBC One and BBC One HD.

The X Factor 2012 also continues tonight on ITV1 and ITV1HD with Sunday's results show, one more act get the axe, and there will be performances from Rhianna and Bruno Mars.

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