TV Ratings: 13 December 2011

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Most watched

  1. Shortland Street: 639,220 (TV2, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  2. One News: 611,510 (TV ONE, 6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  3. Coastwatch: 528,360 (TV ONE, 7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  4. Air Medics Braving The Storm: 499,800 (TV ONE, 8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  5. Close Up: 420,710 (TV ONE, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)

Most watched evening (7.30pm – 11pm)

  1. Coastwatch: 528,360 (TV ONE, 7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  2. Air Medics Braving The Storm: 499,800 (TV ONE, 8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  3. Neighbours At War: 419,820 (TV2, 7:30pm – 8:05pm)
  4. Undercover Boss Australia: 412,220 (TV ONE, 8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  5. Australian Druglords: 398,590 (TV ONE, 9:30pm – 10:25pm)

Most watched daytime (9am – 5pm)

  1. Richard Hammond’s Blast Lab: 136,830 (TV2, 4:30pm – 5:00pm)
  2. ONE News 4:30: 113,920 (TV ONE, 4:30pm – 4:55pm)
  3. Emmerdale: 84,560 (TV ONE, 1:00pm – 1:30pm)
  4. H20 Just add water: 79,900 (TV2, 4:00pm – 4:30pm)
  5. ONE News Midday: 78,490 (TV ONE, 12:00pm – 12:30pm)

Most watched on TV ONE

  1. One News: 611,510 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Coastwatch: 528,360 (7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  3. Air Medics Braving The Storm: 499,800 (8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  4. Close Up: 420,710 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  5. Undercover Boss Australia: 412,220 (8:30pm – 9:30pm)

Most watched on TV2

  1. Shortland Street: 639,220 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  2. Neighbours At War: 419,820 (7:30pm – 8:05pm)
  3. Renters: 360,210 (8:05pm – 8:35pm)
  4. F.R.I.E.N.D.S: 237,560 (6:30pm – 7:00pm)
  5. The Celebrity Apprentice: 172,750 (8:35pm – 10:35pm)

Most watched on TV3

  1. 3 News: 334,420 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Daddy Day Care: 270,190 (7:30pm – 9:30pm)
  3. Campbell Live: 239,740 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  4. Home and Away: 218,600 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)
  5. The Man Who Can’t Stop Hiccupi: 177,540 (9:30pm – 10:25pm)

Most watched on FOUR

  1. Head Over Heels: 101,290 (8:30pm – 10:20pm)
  2. The Simpsons: 100,400 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  3. America’s Next Top Model: 100,120 (7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  4. Sticky TV: 68,750 (3:30pm – 3:35pm)
  5. Hannah Montana Forever: 55,920 (3:35pm – 4:00pm)

Most watched on PRIME

  1. Prime Evening News: 203,120 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)
  2. Susan Boyle An Unlikely Supers: 193,660 (8:40pm – 9:40pm)
  3. Nigella’s Christmas Kitchen: 127,250 (8:00pm – 8:35pm)
  4. Deal or No Deal: 93,310 (5:00pm – 5:30pm)
  5. Deal or No Deal: 87,910 (6:00pm – 6:30pm)

The Crowd Goes Wild: 47,980 (6:30pm – 7:00pm)

Most watched on the BOX

  1. C.S.I: 66,480 (8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  2. C.S.I: 57,020 (9:30pm – 10:30pm)
  3. Danger Beach Muriwai: 32,550 (8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  4. The Crowd Goes Wild: 28,410 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  5. Law & Order: 27,070 (10:30pm – 11:30pm)

Most watched on TV3 Plus 1

  1. Home and Away: 28,490 (6:30pm – 7:00pm)

Head to head

  • Breakfast (6:30am – 6:55am): 111,930
  • Breakfast (7:00am – 7:55am): 166,280
  • Breakfast (8:00am – 9:00am): 127,110
  • 3 News Firstline (6:30am – 7:00am): 52,030
  • 3 News Firstline (7:00am – 8:00am): 38,740
  • AMP Business (6:00am – 6:30am): 56,050
  • ONE News Midday (12:00pm – 12:30pm): 78,490
  • 3 News at 12 (12:00pm – 12:30pm): 27,510
  • One News (6:00pm – 7:00pm): 611,510
  • 3 News (6:00pm – 7:00pm): 334,420
  • Close Up (7:00pm – 7:30pm): 420,710
  • Campbell Live (7:00pm – 7:30pm): 239,740
  • Tonight (10:25pm – 10:55pm): 233,400
  • Nightline (10:25pm – 10:55pm): 153,370

Biggest increases (previous week)

  1. Campbell Live: TV3 239740 – up from 164170 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  2. ONE News 4:30: TV ONE 113920 – up from 55070 (4:30pm – 4:55pm)
  3. 3 News: TV3 334420 – up from 277390 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  4. Richard Hammond’s Blast Lab: TV2 136830 – up from 87900 (4:30pm – 5:00pm)
  5. Ellen: TV ONE 171670 – up from 130900 (4:55pm – 6:00pm)

Biggest decreases (previous week)

  1. Nightline: TV3 153370 – down from 215150 (10:25pm – 10:55pm)
  2. ONE News Midday: TV ONE 78490 – down from 137510 (12:00pm – 12:30pm)
  3. The Jeremy Kyle Show: TV2 28160 – down from 75680 (12:30pm – 1:35pm)
  4. Breakfast: TV ONE 111930 – down from 146650 (6:30am – 6:55am)
  5. Batman The Brave and Bold: TV2 39700 – down from 69400 (7:55am – 8:25am)

New

  1. Coastwatch: TV ONE (7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  2. Daddy Day Care: TV3 (7:30pm – 9:30pm)
  3. Neighbours At War: TV2 (7:30pm – 8:05pm)
  4. Air Medics Braving The Storm: TV ONE (8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  5. Nigella’s Christmas Kitchen: PRIME (8:00pm – 8:35pm)
  6. Renters: TV2 (8:05pm – 8:35pm)
  7. Undercover Boss Australia: TV ONE (8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  8. Susan Boyle An Unlikely Supers: PRIME (8:40pm – 9:40pm)
  9. Australian Druglords: TV ONE (9:30pm – 10:25pm)
  10. The Man Who Can’t Stop Hiccupi: TV3 (9:30pm – 10:25pm)
  11. The Kennedys: PRIME (9:45pm – 10:40pm)
  12. Tonight: TV ONE (10:25pm – 10:55pm)

Channel Share (All Day)

  • SKY Network: 26.5%
  • TV ONE: 26.4%
  • TV2: 16%
  • TV3: 14.3%
  • PRIME: 5.9%
  • Other TV Channels: 5.4%
  • FOUR: 4.6%
  • Maori TV: 0.2%

Source: Nielsen Television Audience Measurement, All 5+

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