Radio stations ranked by weekly reach in the United Kingdom (UK) as of 3rd quarter 2017 (in 1,000 listeners)

Leading radio stations ranked by reach in the United Kingdom (UK) in Q3 2017 This statistic displays the top radio stations ranked by weekly reach in the United Kingdom (UK) as of quarter three 2017. That quarter the station BBC Radio 2 ranked first and reached roughly 15.4 million listeners weekly. BBC Radio 4 and BBC Radio 1 ranked second and third highest, with 11.2 million and 9.7 million listeners respectively. Of commercial radio stations, Classic FM had the highest reach.
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Listeners reached in thousands*
BBC Radio 2 15,357
BBC Radio 4 11,217
BBC Radio 1 9,697
Classic FM 5,433
BBC Radio 5 live 5,067
Kiss 4,527
Magic Network 3,747
Magic 3,310
talkSPORT 2,926
BBC 6 Music 2,430
Absolute Radio 2,460
BBC Radio 4 Extra 2,153
Capital London 2,125
BBC Radio 3 1,963
Kiss (London) 1,869
Listeners reached in thousands*
BBC Radio 2 15,357
BBC Radio 4 11,217
BBC Radio 1 9,697
Classic FM 5,433
BBC Radio 5 live 5,067
Kiss 4,527
Magic Network 3,747
Magic 3,310
talkSPORT 2,926
BBC 6 Music 2,430
Absolute Radio 2,460
BBC Radio 4 Extra 2,153
Capital London 2,125
BBC Radio 3 1,963
Kiss (London) 1,869

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This statistic displays the top radio stations ranked by weekly reach in the United Kingdom (UK) as of quarter three 2017. That quarter the station BBC Radio 2 ranked first and reached roughly 15.4 million listeners weekly. BBC Radio 4 and BBC Radio 1 ranked second and third highest, with 11.2 million and 9.7 million listeners respectively. Of commercial radio stations, Classic FM had the highest reach.
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Release date
October 2017
Region
United Kingdom
Survey time period
June 26 to September 17, 2017
Age group
15+
Supplementary notes
* Reach is the number of people aged 15+ who tune in to a radio station within at least one quarter-hour period over the course of a week. Respondents are instructed to fill in a quarter-hour only if they have listened to the station for at least five minutes within that quarter-hour. Between 00.00-06.00, listening is recorded in half-hour periods.

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