Listening on smart speakers now accounts for more than 10% of all radio listening in the UK, according to latest Rajar Q2 2022 audience figures.
Global retained the top spot in commercial radio brands in the first time Rajar has reported year-on-year changes since pre-pandemic.
Podcasting has also grown, with half of daily podcast listeners adopting the medium in just the past two years.
Most listening occurs through DAB (41%), but online listening has grown to a high of 22% on average.
UK radio has reported its largest ever total audience – 49.7 million – in Q1 2022, according to Rajar data.