TV Ratings: 4 October 2011

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Most watched

  1. One News: 714,290 (TV ONE, 6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Close Up: 514,460 (TV ONE, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  3. Coronation Street: 513,970 (TV ONE, 7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  4. Shortland Street: 474,770 (TV2, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  5. 3 News: 379,740 (TV3, 6:00pm – 7:00pm)

Most watched evening (7.30pm – 11pm)

  1. Coronation Street: 513,970 (TV ONE, 7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  2. Grey’s Anatomy: 335,860 (TV2, 8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  3. The Amazing Race Australia: 330,490 (TV2, 7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  4. Target: 329,240 (TV3, 7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  5. Missing Pieces: 308,660 (TV3, 8:00pm – 8:30pm)

Most watched daytime (9am – 5pm)

  1. ONE News Midday: 152,420 (TV ONE, 12:00pm – 12:30pm)
  2. Emmerdale: 138,400 (TV ONE, 12:30pm – 12:55pm)
  3. Emmerdale: 132,720 (TV ONE, 1:00pm – 1:30pm)
  4. ONE News 4:30: 107,190 (TV ONE, 4:30pm – 4:55pm)
  5. Come Dine With Me: 101,890 (TV ONE, 1:30pm – 2:00pm)

Most watched on TV ONE

  1. One News: 714,290 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Close Up: 514,460 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  3. Coronation Street: 513,970 (7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  4. Aircrash Confidential Collisio: 304,840 (8:30pm – 9:35pm)
  5. MasterChef Australia: 225,280 (4:55pm – 6:00pm)

Most watched on TV2

  1. Shortland Street: 474,770 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  2. Grey’s Anatomy: 335,860 (8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  3. The Amazing Race Australia: 330,490 (7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  4. Private Practice: 230,390 (9:30pm – 10:30pm)
  5. F.R.I.E.N.D.S: 159,500 (6:30pm – 7:00pm)

Most watched on TV3

  1. 3 News: 379,740 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Target: 329,240 (7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  3. Missing Pieces: 308,660 (8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  4. NCIS: 306,260 (8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  5. Campbell Live: 276,690 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)

Most watched on FOUR

  1. The Simpsons: 157,740 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  2. Blue Crush: 108,500 (8:30pm – 10:35pm)
  3. America’s Next Top Model: 104,310 (7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  4. That ’70s Show: 59,380 (6:30pm – 7:00pm)
  5. King Of The Hill: 46,970 (6:00pm – 6:30pm)

Most watched on PRIME

  1. Prime Evening News: 157,640 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)
  2. Three Men Go To Scotland: 121,060 (8:35pm – 9:40pm)
  3. Nigella Bites: 100,420 (8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  4. Coastline Cops: 96,220 (9:45pm – 10:45pm)
  5. Deal or No Deal: 85,300 (5:00pm – 5:30pm)

The Crowd Goes Wild: 56,090 (6:30pm – 7:00pm)

Most watched on the BOX

  1. C.S.I: 45,910 (9:30pm – 10:30pm)
  2. C.S.I: 23,810 (8:30pm – 9:30pm)

Most watched on SKY Sport 1

  1. Reunion: 27,630 (8:30pm – 9:25pm)
  2. RWC 2011 Rugby Roast: 26,310 (7:30pm – 7:55pm)

Most watched on TV3 Plus 1

  1. NCIS: Los Angeles: 25,540 (10:30pm – 11:25pm)
  2. NCIS: 23,430 (9:30pm – 10:30pm)

Head to head

  • Breakfast (6:30am – 6:55am): 85,910
  • Breakfast (7:00am – 7:55am): 169,550
  • Breakfast (8:00am – 9:00am): 140,000
  • 3 News Firstline (6:00am – 6:30am): 31,530
  • 3 News Firstline (6:30am – 7:00am): 29,700
  • 3 News Firstline (7:00am – 7:55am): 31,480
  • 3 News Firstline (8:00am – 8:30am): 23,240
  • AMP Business (6:00am – 6:30am): 24,890
  • ONE News Midday (12:00pm – 12:30pm): 152,420
  • 3 News at 12: No information available.
  • One News (6:00pm – 7:00pm): 714,290
  • 3 News (6:00pm – 7:00pm): 379,740
  • Close Up (7:00pm – 7:30pm): 514,460
  • Campbell Live (7:00pm – 7:30pm): 276,690
  • Tonight (10:35pm – 11:05pm): 157,510
  • Nightline (10:25pm – 10:55pm): 142,010

Biggest increases (previous week)

  1. One News: TV ONE 714290 – up from 633970 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. 3 News: TV3 379740 – up from 313040 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  3. Emmerdale: TV ONE 132720 – up from 89550 (1:00pm – 1:30pm)
  4. Home and Away: TV3 252270 – up from 210390 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)
  5. America’s Funniest HV: TV2 127840 – up from 89910 (5:00pm – 5:30pm)

Biggest decreases (previous week)

  1. Close Up: TV ONE 514460 – down from 563400 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  2. The Erin Simpson Show: TV2 47640 – down from 87410 (4:00pm – 4:00pm)
  3. Fatal Attractions: TV ONE 158650 – down from 190680 (9:35pm – 10:35pm)
  4. Breakfast: TV ONE 140000 – down from 169790 (8:00am – 9:00am)
  5. Back at the Barnyard: TV2 48960 – down from 76230 (7:30am – 7:55am)

New

  1. The Amazing Race Australia: TV2 (7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  2. Donna Hay Fast Fresh Simple: PRIME (7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  3. Aircrash Confidential Collisio: TV ONE (8:30pm – 9:35pm)
  4. Grey’s Anatomy: TV2 (8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  5. Three Men Go To Scotland: PRIME (8:35pm – 9:40pm)
  6. Private Practice: TV2 (9:30pm – 10:30pm)
  7. Scrubs: TV2 (10:30pm – 11:00pm)

Channel Share (All Day)

  • TV ONE: 26.7%
  • SKY Network: 26.6%
  • TV2: 16%
  • TV3: 15.8%
  • FOUR: 5%
  • PRIME: 5%
  • Other TV Channels: 3.3%
  • Maori TV: 0.4%

Source: Nielsen Television Audience Measurement, All 5+

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