TV Ratings: 14 April 2012

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Most watched

  1. One News: 586,430 (TV ONE, 6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Hyundai Country Calendar: 586,220 (TV ONE, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  3. American Idol: 363,560 (TV2, 7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  4. MasterChef MasterClass: 310,670 (TV ONE, 7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  5. 3 News: 292,790 (TV3, 6:00pm – 7:00pm)

Most watched evening (7.30pm – 11pm)

  1. American Idol: 363,560 (TV2, 7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  2. MasterChef MasterClass: 310,670 (TV ONE, 7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  3. Charlie’s Angels 2:Full Throtl: 252,180 (TV2, 8:30pm – 10:40pm)
  4. Super 15: 251,670 (SKY Sport 1, 7:30pm – 9:20pm)
  5. Come Dine With Me: 228,010 (TV ONE, 8:30pm – 9:35pm)

Most watched daytime (9am – 5pm)

  1. Fresh: 84,500 (TV2, 10:00am – 11:00am)
  2. Rural Delivery: 83,460 (TV ONE, 9:00am – 9:30am)
  3. Pair of Kings: 76,080 (TV2, 9:05am – 9:30am)
  4. Come Dine With Me Omnibus: 65,350 (TV ONE, 9:30am – 12:00pm)
  5. Cool Kids Cooking: 65,170 (TV2, 9:55am – 10:00am)

Most watched on TV ONE

  1. One News: 586,430 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Hyundai Country Calendar: 586,220 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  3. MasterChef MasterClass: 310,670 (7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  4. Come Dine With Me: 228,010 (8:30pm – 9:35pm)
  5. The Jonathan Ross Show: 156,130 (9:35pm – 10:30pm)

Most watched on TV2

  1. American Idol: 363,560 (7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  2. Charlie’s Angels 2:Full Throtl: 252,180 (8:30pm – 10:40pm)
  3. Wipeout: 183,670 (6:30pm – 7:30pm)
  4. According to Jim: 127,020 (5:35pm – 6:00pm)
  5. America’s Funniest HV: 109,680 (5:05pm – 5:35pm)

Most watched on TV3

  1. 3 News: 292,790 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Destroyed in Seconds: 210,770 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  3. Trade Zone Gone Fishin’: 178,650 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)
  4. Terra Nova: 174,880 (7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  5. Death Race: 151,550 (8:30pm – 10:40pm)

Most watched on FOUR

  1. Curious George 2: 79,610 (6:30pm – 8:15pm)
  2. Total Wipeout: 46,960 (5:30pm – 6:30pm)
  3. Power Rangers Samurai: 40,900 (9:35am – 10:00am)
  4. The Millionaire Matchmaker: 37,170 (9:15pm – 10:15pm)
  5. The Adventures of Jimmy Neutron: 32,710 (7:30am – 8:00am)

Most watched on PRIME

  1. Miss Marple: 177,980 (8:30pm – 10:30pm)
  2. Prime News: 151,250 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)
  3. Peta Unplugged In Marrakech: 93,580 (5:00pm – 5:30pm)
  4. Sea Patrol: 63,600 (10:30pm – 11:30pm)
  5. Millionaire Hot Seat: 58,310 (4:25pm – 5:00pm)

Most watched on Maori TV

  1. Saturday Feature: 21,350 (9:30pm – 11:30pm)

Most watched on the BOX

  1. Super Simpsons Saturday: 24,470 (4:30pm – 7:30pm)

Most watched on SKY Sport 1

  1. Super 15: 251,670 (7:30pm – 9:20pm)
  2. Super 15 Post Game: 215,590 (9:20pm – 9:30pm)
  3. Super 15: 39,130 (9:35pm – 11:20pm)
  4. Surfing Highlights: 21,600 (10:00am – 10:20am)
  5. Sideline: 20,680 (7:00pm – 7:25pm)

Most watched on SKY Sport 2

  1. NRL: 33,640 (7:35pm – 9:10pm)
  2. NRL Post Game: 25,780 (9:10pm – 9:30pm)
  3. NRL Pre Game: 21,820 (6:55pm – 7:35pm)
  4. NRL Under 20: 21,410 (5:15pm – 6:55pm)

Most watched on SKY Movies 1

  1. Clash Of The Titans: 38,410 (1:05pm – 2:50pm)
  2. Cinema Release: 25,250 (1:05pm – 1:05pm)

Most watched on SKY Movies Great

  1. The Day After Tomorrow: 31,460 (8:35pm – 10:30pm)

Head to head

  • One News (6:00pm – 7:00pm): 586,430
  • 3 News (6:00pm – 7:00pm): 292,790
  • Biggest increases (previous week)
  1. One News: TV ONE 586430 – up from 452690 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Hyundai Country Calendar: TV ONE 586220 – up from 489300 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  3. Peta Unplugged In Marrakech: PRIME 93580 – up from 33460 (5:00pm – 5:30pm)
  4. American Idol: TV2 363560 – up from 314080 (7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  5. According to Jim: TV2 127020 – up from 78580 (5:35pm – 6:00pm)

Biggest decreases (previous week)

  1. 3 News: TV3 292790 – down from 323860 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Undercover Boss: TV ONE 44230 – down from 67320 (4:00pm – 4:55pm)
  3. Sea Patrol: PRIME 63600 – down from 84300 (10:30pm – 11:30pm)
  4. Warehouse 13: TV3 33180 – down from 50390 (3:00pm – 4:00pm)
  5. Shaun the Sheep: TV2 35980 – down from 51410 (7:10am – 7:20am)

New

  1. America’s Cup Highlights: TV ONE (10:30pm – 11:00pm)
  2. Charlie’s Angels 2:Full Throtl: TV2 (8:30pm – 10:40pm)
  3. Death Race: TV3 (8:30pm – 10:40pm)

Channel Share (All Day)

  • SKY Network: 38%
  • TV ONE: 19.3%
  • TV2: 16.7%
  • TV3: 10.7%
  • PRIME: 6.2%
  • Other TV Channels: 3.6%
  • FOUR: 3.4%
  • Maori TV: 0.6%

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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