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free-to-air programming 

These pages are no longer updated by Screen Australia. Use with caution as methodologies may have changed and revisions may have occurred. 

Ongoing updates may be available from the original source, see Other data sources.

All free-to-air services

Data from OzTAM

Program types - share of hours broadcast, 1991-2003

Commercial free-to-air broadcasters

Data from the Australian Communications and Media Authority. 

Spending on programs of various types, local and imported, 1990/91-2008/09

Proportion of spending on Australian and imported programs, drama and other, 1990/91–2008/09

Sources of imported programming, 6am to midnight, 1998

Share of hours and proportion of Australian content broadcast by commercial free-to-air networks, 6 am to midnight, 1998

Evening programming - hours of local and imported programs broadcast 5 pm to midnight, 1998-2000

First-release drama share of evening programming, 1998

Number of commercials classified as Australian and foreign, 1998-2008

Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC)

Program types - hours broadcast and proportion of Australian content, 1996/97-2008/09

Hours of local and imported programming, 1996/97-2008/09

Special Broadcasting Service (SBS)

Program types - hours broadcast and proportion of Australian content, 1996/97-2008/09

Hours of local and imported programming, 1996/97-2008/09