TV Ratings: 1 March 2011

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Most watched

  1. One News: 651,770 (TV ONE, 6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Coronation Street: 563,710 (TV ONE, 7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  3. Shortland Street: 494,450 (TV2, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  4. Undercover Boss: 490,900 (TV ONE, 8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  5. Close Up: 467,750 (TV ONE, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)

Most watched evening (7.30pm – 11pm)

  1. Coronation Street: 563,710 (TV ONE, 7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  2. Undercover Boss: 490,900 (TV ONE, 8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  3. Go Girls: 351,890 (TV2, 8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  4. Special Victims Unit: 294,030 (TV3, 9:30pm – 10:25pm)
  5. Hell’s Kitchen: 286,960 (TV2, 7:30pm – 8:30pm)

Most watched daytime (9am – 5pm)

  1. ONE News Midday: 160,150 (TV ONE, 12:00pm – 1:00pm)
  2. Creature Features: 135,010 (TV2, 4:30pm – 4:30pm)
  3. Ned’s Declassified School Surv: 130,590 (TV2, 4:30pm – 5:00pm)
  4. Spongebob Squarepants: 122,440 (TV2, 4:00pm – 4:25pm)
  5. Emmerdale: 116,450 (TV ONE, 1:00pm – 1:55pm)

Most watched on TV ONE

  1. One News: 651,770 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Coronation Street: 563,710 (7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  3. Undercover Boss: 490,900 (8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  4. Close Up: 467,750 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  5. Heston’s Feast: 266,780 (9:30pm – 10:35pm)

Most watched on TV2

  1. Shortland Street: 494,450 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  2. Go Girls: 351,890 (8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  3. Hell’s Kitchen: 286,960 (7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  4. Off The Map: 220,740 (9:30pm – 10:30pm)
  5. F.R.I.E.N.D.S: 168,650 (6:30pm – 7:00pm)

Most watched on TV3

  1. 3 News: 345,880 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Special Victims Unit: 294,030 (9:30pm – 10:25pm)
  3. Missing Pieces: 272,830 (8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  4. Campbell Live: 272,370 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  5. Target: 269,450 (7:30pm – 8:00pm)

Most watched on FOUR

  1. America’s Next Top Model: 111,000 (7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  2. The Simpsons: 67,090 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  3. The Wild Thornberrys: 57,290 (7:55am – 8:20am)
  4. Strawberry Shortcake’s Berry: 56,660 (8:20am – 8:45am)
  5. Just My Luck: 50,670 (8:30pm – 10:35pm)

Most watched on PRIME

  1. Prime Evening News: 90,870 (5:30pm – 5:55pm)
  2. Boardwalk Empire: 79,930 (9:35pm – 10:35pm)
  3. Top Gear Australia: 72,010 (8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  4. River Cottage Summer’s Here: 67,500 (7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  5. Deal or No Deal: 49,330 (6:00pm – 6:30pm)

Most watched on the BOX

  1. Numb3rs: 21,340 (11:25am – 12:15pm)
  2. C.S.I: 19,790 (9:30pm – 10:30pm)
  3. The Unit: 18,550 (8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  4. Law & Order: 17,460 (10:35am – 11:25am)

Most watched on SKY Sport 1

  1. Reunion: 17,000 (8:30pm – 9:30pm)

Most watched on SKY Movies Great

  1. S.W.A.T: 52,250 (8:35pm – 10:25pm)

Biggest increases (previous week)

  1. Shortland Street: TV2 494450 – up from 372470 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  2. Creature Features: TV2 135010 – up from 40360 (4:30pm – 4:30pm)
  3. America’s Funniest HV: TV2 165290 – up from 78920 (5:00pm – 5:30pm)
  4. Ned’s Declassified School Surv: TV2 130590 – up from 48400 (4:30pm – 5:00pm)
  5. Spongebob Squarepants: TV2 122440 – up from 43300 (4:00pm – 4:25pm)

Biggest decreases (previous week)

  1. Pokemon:Battle Frontier: TV2 46080 – down from 51240 (7:50am – 8:15am)
  2. Chuggington: TV2 34340 – down from 38860 (8:40am – 8:50am)
  3. Roary The Racing Car: TV2 34340 – down from 38860 (8:50am – 9:00am)
  4. The Jeremy Kyle Show: TV2 43610 – down from 46540 (12:30pm – 1:35pm)
  5. The Go Show: TV2 41080 – down from 43730 (8:15am – 8:40am)

New

  1. River Cottage Summer’s Here: PRIME (7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  2. Target: TV3 (7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  3. Coronation Street: TV ONE (7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  4. Missing Pieces: TV3 (8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  5. NCIS: Los Angeles: TV3 (8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  6. Undercover Boss: TV ONE (8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  7. Top Gear Australia: PRIME (8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  8. Special Victims Unit: TV3 (9:30pm – 10:25pm)
  9. Heston’s Feast: TV ONE (9:30pm – 10:35pm)
  10. Nightline: TV3 (10:25pm – 11:00pm)
  11. Scrubs: TV2 (10:30pm – 10:55pm)
  12. Tonight: TV ONE (10:35pm – 11:00pm)

Channel Share (All Day)

  • TV ONE: 33.8%
  • SKY Network: 21.8%
  • TV3: 17.3%
  • TV2: 16.6%
  • FOUR: 3.9%
  • PRIME: 3.4%
  • Other TV Channels: 2.2%
  • Maori TV: 0.4%

Source: Nielsen Television Audience Measurement, All 5+

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