TV Ratings: 8 February 2012

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Most watched

  1. Two and a Half Men: 661,510 (TV2, 7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  2. 2 Broke Girls: 600,370 (TV2, 8:00pm – 8:35pm)
  3. Shortland Street: 557,010 (TV2, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  4. One News: 556,310 (TV ONE, 6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  5. The Big Bang Theory: 548,800 (TV2, 8:35pm – 9:05pm)

Most watched evening (7.30pm – 11pm)

  1. Two and a Half Men: 661,510 (TV2, 7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  2. 2 Broke Girls: 600,370 (TV2, 8:00pm – 8:35pm)
  3. The Big Bang Theory: 548,800 (TV2, 8:35pm – 9:05pm)
  4. Find My Family: 349,760 (TV ONE, 7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  5. Children’s Hospital: 314,070 (TV ONE, 8:00pm – 8:30pm)

Most watched daytime (9am – 5pm)

  1. H20 Just add water: 109,790 (TV2, 4:00pm – 4:30pm)
  2. ONE News Midday: 104,080 (TV ONE, 12:00pm – 12:30pm)
  3. Ned’s Declassified School: 103,260 (TV2, 4:30pm – 5:00pm)
  4. Emmerdale: 101,500 (TV ONE, 12:30pm – 12:55pm)
  5. Emmerdale: 99,460 (TV ONE, 1:00pm – 1:30pm)

Most watched on TV ONE

  1. One News: 556,310 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Close Up: 380,620 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  3. Find My Family: 349,760 (7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  4. Children’s Hospital: 314,070 (8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  5. Winners & Losers: 294,230 (8:30pm – 9:30pm)

Most watched on TV2

  1. Two and a Half Men: 661,510 (7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  2. 2 Broke Girls: 600,370 (8:00pm – 8:35pm)
  3. Shortland Street: 557,010 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  4. The Big Bang Theory: 548,800 (8:35pm – 9:05pm)
  5. The Walking Dead: 238,080 (9:05pm – 10:30pm)

Most watched on TV3

  1. Die Hard 4.0: 277,290 (8:45pm – 11:15pm)
  2. 3 News: 260,520 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  3. The X Factor: 241,360 (7:30pm – 8:45pm)
  4. Home and Away: 184,490 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)
  5. Campbell Live: 175,100 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)

Most watched on FOUR

  1. The Simpsons: 72,790 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  2. The Wild Thornberrys: 60,630 (5:05pm – 5:30pm)
  3. How I Met Your Mother: 53,790 (7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  4. The Biggest Loser: 53,350 (8:30pm – 10:25pm)
  5. Futurama: 49,840 (6:30pm – 7:00pm)

Most watched on PRIME

  1. Downton Abbey: 279,020 (8:30pm – 9:35pm)
  2. Prime Evening News: 147,040 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)
  3. Outnumbered: 87,620 (9:40pm – 10:15pm)
  4. QI: 67,500 (10:15pm – 10:50pm)
  5. Deal or No Deal: 63,090 (6:00pm – 6:30pm)

The Crowd Goes Wild: 35,650 (6:30pm – 7:00pm)

Most watched on the BOX

  1. Criminal Minds: 57,540 (8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  2. CSI:NY: 43,630 (7:30pm – 8:25pm)
  3. Criminal Minds: 42,850 (9:30pm – 10:30pm)
  4. Law & Order: 19,810 (10:30pm – 11:30pm)

Most watched on SKY Movies 2

  1. Let Me In: 20,370 (10:35pm – 12:25am)

Head to head

  • Breakfast (6:00am – 6:30am): 32,550
  • Breakfast (6:30am – 7:00am): 85,420
  • Breakfast (7:00am – 8:00am): 142,570
  • Breakfast (8:00am – 9:00am): 136,250
  • 3 News Firstline (6:30am – 7:00am): 38,960
  • 3 News Firstline (7:00am – 8:00am): 33,040
  • 3 News Firstline (8:00am – 8:35am): 22,470
  • ONE News Midday (12:00pm – 12:30pm): 104,080
  • 3 News at 12 (12:00pm – 12:30pm): 32,770
  • One News (6:00pm – 7:00pm): 556,310
  • 3 News (6:00pm – 7:00pm): 260,520
  • Close Up (7:00pm – 7:30pm): 380,620
  • Campbell Live (7:00pm – 7:30pm): 175,100
  • Tonight (10:25pm – 11:00pm): 194,190
  • Nightline (11:15pm – 11:45pm): 138,050

Biggest increases (previous week)

  1. Nightline: TV3 138050 – up from 86610 (11:15pm – 11:45pm)
  2. Sports Tonight: TV3 101440 – up from 57450 (11:45pm – 12:00am)
  3. Come Dine With Me: TV ONE 85740 – up from 62610 (1:30pm – 2:00pm)
  4. Te Karere: TV ONE 63450 – up from 40610 (4:00pm – 4:30pm)
  5. F.R.I.E.N.D.S: TV2 189920 – up from 168440 (6:30pm – 7:00pm)

Biggest decreases (previous week)

  1. Find My Family: TV ONE 349760 – down from 460890 (7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  2. Close Up: TV ONE 380620 – down from 487960 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  3. One News: TV ONE 556310 – down from 639140 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  4. 3 News: TV3 260520 – down from 325280 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  5. Children’s Hospital: TV ONE 314070 – down from 375520 (8:00pm – 8:30pm)

New

  1. Two and a Half Men: TV2 (7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  2. 2 Broke Girls: TV2 (8:00pm – 8:35pm)
  3. The Big Bang Theory: TV2 (8:35pm – 9:05pm)
  4. The Walking Dead: TV2 (9:05pm – 10:30pm)

Channel Share (All Day)

  • SKY Network: 25.1%
  • TV ONE: 24.8%
  • TV2: 19.9%
  • TV3: 16.2%
  • PRIME: 6.2%
  • FOUR: 3.7%
  • Other TV Channels: 3.1%
  • Maori TV: 0.1%

Source: Nielsen Television Audience Measurement, All 5+

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