RATINGS! X Factor and Strictly Come Dancing both drop on Sunday night

Latest X Factor and Strictly viewing figures


Viewing figures for The X Factor and Strictly Come Dancing both dropped on Sunday evening.

Strictly Come Dancing dropped 800,000 viewers on last week's Sunday high as an average of 9.2 million viewers tuned in to the latest results show.

The episode was down 500,000 viewers on both 2014 and 2015, one of the few times it's been below recent series this year.

However it was still easily the most watched TV show of the night, trouncing The X Factor.

The latest results of the ITV show were the least watched yet, following Saturday night's series low.

An average of 6.2 million tuned in to watch the fourth elimination, dropping 300,000 viewers on last Sunday.

The show was down 500,000 on 2015 and 1.6 million viewers on 2014's equivalent live shows.

Elsewhere, Humans started its second series on Channel 4 with 2.1 million viewers, well down on the 4 million who watched the launch of series one last summer.

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