TV Ratings: 7 January 2012

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Most watched

  1. One News: 648,840 (TV ONE, 6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Keeping Up With The Joneses: 409,590 (TV ONE, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  3. The Princess Diaries: 303,300 (TV2, 7:05pm – 9:25pm)
  4. Gordon’s Great Escape: 281,630 (TV ONE, 7:30pm – 8:35pm)
  5. The X Factor: 271,030 (TV3, 7:30pm – 8:40pm)

Most watched evening (7.30pm – 11pm)

  1. Gordon’s Great Escape: 281,630 (TV ONE, 7:30pm – 8:35pm)
  2. The X Factor: 271,030 (TV3, 7:30pm – 8:40pm)
  3. Midsomer Murders: 234,690 (PRIME, 8:40pm – 10:50pm)
  4. While You Were Sleeping: 234,420 (TV ONE, 8:35pm – 10:40pm)
  5. Outrageous Fortune: 162,220 (TV3, 8:40pm – 10:30pm)

Most watched daytime (9am – 5pm)

  1. Come Dine With Me Omnibus: 137,210 (TV ONE, 12:05pm – 12:15pm)
  2. One News Special: 137,210 (TV ONE, 12:00pm – 12:05pm)
  3. Food Safari: 91,700 (TV ONE, 9:05am – 9:35am)
  4. Dancing with the Stars: 78,870 (TV ONE, 12:15pm – 3:15pm)
  5. America’s Funniest HV: 78,050 (TV2, 4:35pm – 5:05pm)

Most watched on TV ONE

  1. One News: 648,840 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Keeping Up With The Joneses: 409,590 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  3. Gordon’s Great Escape: 281,630 (7:30pm – 8:35pm)
  4. While You Were Sleeping: 234,420 (8:35pm – 10:40pm)
  5. Jamie’s Food Escapes: 166,570 (5:00pm – 6:00pm)

Most watched on TV2

  1. The Princess Diaries: 303,300 (7:05pm – 9:25pm)
  2. Deep Blue Sea: 160,500 (9:25pm – 11:35pm)
  3. America’s Funniest Home Videos: 130,910 (6:35pm – 7:05pm)
  4. According to Jim: 128,960 (5:35pm – 6:05pm)
  5. The Fresh Prince of Bel Air: 96,240 (6:05pm – 6:35pm)

Most watched on TV3

  1. The X Factor: 271,030 (7:30pm – 8:40pm)
  2. 3 News: 243,500 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  3. Outrageous Fortune: 162,220 (8:40pm – 10:30pm)
  4. Everybody Loves Raymond: 149,800 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  5. Trade Zone Gone Fishin’: 111,480 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)

Most watched on FOUR

  1. Home Alone 3: 188,440 (6:30pm – 8:30pm)
  2. Life’s Funniest Moments: 74,220 (6:00pm – 6:30pm)
  3. The Wild Thornberrys: 60,620 (5:05pm – 5:30pm)
  4. Rugrats: 55,380 (3:45pm – 4:15pm)
  5. Mirrors: 54,120 (9:00pm – 11:05pm)

Most watched on PRIME

  1. Midsomer Murders: 234,690 (8:40pm – 10:50pm)
  2. Prime Evening News: 164,550 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)
  3. Bondi Vet: 100,870 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  4. Economy Gastronomy: 58,750 (7:30pm – 8:40pm)
  5. The Family: 46,720 (10:50pm – 11:50pm)

Most watched on Maori TV

  1. Saturday Feature: 25,750 (9:30pm – 11:40pm)

Most watched on the BOX

  1. Showdown In Little Tokyo: 53,260 (8:30pm – 10:05pm)
  2. The A-Team: 33,970 (7:30pm – 8:30pm)

Most watched on SKY Sport 2

  1. Cricket KFC 20/20: 29,640 (8:30pm – 12:05am)

Most watched on SKY Movies 1

  1. Killers: 36,600 (11:15am – 12:50pm)
  2. How to Train Your Dragon: 34,670 (5:10pm – 6:45pm)
  3. Robin Hood: 29,610 (8:35pm – 10:50pm)

Head to head

  • One News (6:00pm – 7:00pm): 648,840
  • 3 News (6:00pm – 7:00pm): 243,500

Biggest increases (previous week)

  1. One News: TV ONE 648840 – up from 479320 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Gordon’s Great Escape: TV ONE 281630 – up from 199750 (7:30pm – 8:35pm)
  3. America’s Funniest Home Videos: TV2 130910 – up from 61040 (6:35pm – 7:05pm)
  4. Jamie’s Food Escapes: TV ONE 166570 – up from 107700 (5:00pm – 6:00pm)
  5. Prime Evening News: PRIME 164550 – up from 106470 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)

Biggest decreases (previous week)

  1. Outdoors With Geoff: TV3 59180 – down from 96760 (5:00pm – 5:30pm)
  2. River Monsters: TV ONE 87710 – down from 119230 (8:00am – 9:00am)
  3. Cool Kids Cooking: TV2 29980 – down from 58710 (9:35am – 9:40am)
  4. Trade Zone Gone Fishin’: TV3 111480 – down from 136000 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)
  5. Planet Science: TV ONE 43550 – down from 63120 (7:00am – 8:00am)

New

  1. The X Factor: TV3 (7:30pm – 8:40pm)
  2. Economy Gastronomy: PRIME (7:30pm – 8:40pm)
  3. While You Were Sleeping: TV ONE (8:35pm – 10:40pm)
  4. Outrageous Fortune: TV3 (8:40pm – 10:30pm)
  5. Midsomer Murders: PRIME (8:40pm – 10:50pm)

Channel Share (All Day)

  • SKY Network: 32.5%
  • TV ONE: 22.2%
  • TV2: 14.7%
  • TV3: 11.7%
  • FOUR: 6.1%
  • PRIME: 6.1%
  • Other TV Channels: 5.2%
  • Maori TV: 0.7%

Source: Nielsen Television Audience Measurement, All 5+

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Regan is one of the co-founders of Throng Media.
If they're on, I'm usually watching Game of Thrones, The Walking Dead, 24, Battlestar Galactica, The X Factor, Survivor, House of Cards, Mad Men and the NRL.
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