TV Ratings: 22 May 2012

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Most watched

  1. One News: 738,590 (TV ONE, 6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Shortland Street: 653,620 (TV2, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  3. MasterChef New Zealand: 599,800 (TV ONE, 7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  4. Intrepid Journeys: 534,280 (TV ONE, 8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  5. Close Up: 495,860 (TV ONE, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)

Most watched evening (7.30pm – 11pm)

  1. MasterChef New Zealand: 599,800 (TV ONE, 7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  2. Intrepid Journeys: 534,280 (TV ONE, 8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  3. The Middle: 463,360 (TV2, 7:30pm – 8:05pm)
  4. Target: 424,770 (TV3, 7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  5. NCIS: 362,790 (TV3, 8:30pm – 9:30pm)

Most watched daytime (9am – 5pm)

  1. ONE News Midday: 114,210 (TV ONE, 12:00pm – 12:30pm)
  2. ONE News 4:30: 105,710 (TV ONE, 4:30pm – 4:55pm)
  3. Emmerdale: 103,260 (TV ONE, 12:30pm – 1:30pm)
  4. Spongebob Squarepants: 65,490 (TV2, 3:35pm – 4:05pm)
  5. Come Dine With Me: 63,970 (TV ONE, 1:30pm – 2:00pm)

Most watched on TV ONE

  1. One News: 738,590 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. MasterChef New Zealand: 599,800 (7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  3. Intrepid Journeys: 534,280 (8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  4. Close Up: 495,860 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  5. Coppers: 224,810 (9:30pm – 10:35pm)

Most watched on TV2

  1. Shortland Street: 653,620 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  2. The Middle: 463,360 (7:30pm – 8:05pm)
  3. Suburgatory: 347,670 (8:05pm – 8:35pm)
  4. GCB: 266,510 (8:35pm – 9:35pm)
  5. Necessary Roughness: 203,040 (9:35pm – 10:55pm)

Most watched on TV3

  1. Target: 424,770 (7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  2. 3 News: 365,560 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  3. NCIS: 362,790 (8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  4. Funny Roots: 323,340 (8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  5. NCIS: Los Angeles: 317,550 (9:30pm – 10:30pm)

Most watched on FOUR

  1. The Simpsons: 124,400 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  2. Futurama: 108,370 (6:30pm – 7:00pm)
  3. Parks and Recreation: 78,980 (9:00pm – 9:30pm)
  4. New Girl: 76,040 (8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  5. Rules Of Engagement: 73,020 (8:30pm – 9:00pm)

Most watched on PRIME

  1. Prime News: 233,140 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)
  2. Deal or No Deal: 132,250 (5:00pm – 5:30pm)
  3. Volcano: 112,540 (8:35pm – 10:45pm)
  4. River Cottage Everyday: 89,480 (7:30pm – 8:35pm)
  5. Deal or No Deal: 86,810 (6:00pm – 6:30pm)

The Crowd Goes Wild: 31,860 (6:30pm – 7:00pm)

Most watched on the BOX

  1. Pawn Stars: 26,970 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  2. CSI Miami: 24,250 (7:30pm – 8:30pm)

Most watched on TV3 Plus 1

  1. Target: 26,190 (8:30pm – 9:00pm)
  2. Funny Roots: 25,860 (9:00pm – 9:30pm)

Head to head

  • Breakfast (8:00am – 9:00am): 112,780
  • Breakfast (7:00am – 8:00am): 109,780
  • Breakfast (6:30am – 7:00am): 77,530
  • Breakfast (6:00am – 6:30am): 32,550
  • 3 News Firstline (6:30am – 7:00am): 40,700
  • 3 News Firstline (7:00am – 8:00am): 38,850
  • 3 News Firstline (8:00am – 8:30am): 33,900
  • 3 News Firstline (6:00am – 6:25am): 24,180
  • ONE News Midday (12:00pm – 12:30pm): 114,210
  • 3 News at 12 (12:00pm – 12:30pm): 24,690
  • One News (6:00pm – 7:00pm): 738,590
  • 3 News (6:00pm – 7:00pm): 365,560
  • Close Up (7:00pm – 7:30pm): 495,860
  • Campbell Live (7:00pm – 7:30pm): 272,550
  • Tonight (10:35pm – 11:05pm): 164,860
  • Nightline (10:30pm – 11:00pm): 158,270

Biggest increases (previous week)

  1. NCIS: TV3 362790 – up from 281480 (8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  2. The Middle: TV2 463360 – up from 384080 (7:30pm – 8:05pm)
  3. NCIS: Los Angeles: TV3 317550 – up from 254730 (9:30pm – 10:30pm)
  4. Funny Roots: TV3 323340 – up from 287070 (8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  5. Deal or No Deal: PRIME 86810 – up from 61430 (6:00pm – 6:30pm)

Biggest decreases (previous week)

  1. Coppers: TV ONE 224810 – down from 332790 (9:30pm – 10:35pm)
  2. One News: TV ONE 738590 – down from 812400 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  3. Target: TV3 424770 – down from 496170 (7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  4. Home and Away: TV3 221590 – down from 290060 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)
  5. Neighbours: TV2 86390 – down from 130400 (6:00pm – 6:30pm)

New

  1. Intrepid Journeys: TV ONE (8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  2. Suburgatory: TV2 (8:05pm – 8:35pm)
  3. Necessary Roughness: TV2 (9:35pm – 10:55pm)
  4. Volcano: PRIME (8:35pm – 10:45pm)

Channel Share (All Day)

  • TV ONE: 29.1%
  • SKY Network: 22.2%
  • TV3: 17.8%
  • TV2: 15.7%
  • PRIME: 6.1%
  • FOUR: 4.1%
  • Other TV Channels: 3.7%
  • Maori TV: 0.3%

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  • John Throng

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