TV Ratings: 14 August 2012

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Most watched

  1. One News: 697,060 (TV ONE, 6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Shortland Street: 655,020 (TV2, 7:00pm – 7:35pm)
  3. Highway Cops: 615,190 (TV ONE, 8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  4. Coastwatch: 559,190 (TV ONE, 7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  5. Close Up: 531,760 (TV ONE, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)

Most watched evening (7.30pm – 11pm)

  1. Highway Cops: 615,190 (TV ONE, 8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  2. Coastwatch: 559,190 (TV ONE, 7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  3. My Kitchen Rules: 516,770 (TV2, 7:35pm – 8:35pm)
  4. First Crossings: 396,870 (TV ONE, 8:30pm – 9:35pm)
  5. The Mentalist: 373,230 (TV2, 8:35pm – 9:35pm)

Most watched daytime (9am – 5pm)

  1. The Erin Simpson Show: 136,780 (TV2, 4:00pm – 4:05pm)
  2. H20 Just add water: 131,330 (TV2, 4:05pm – 4:35pm)
  3. The Erin Simpson Show: 128,850 (TV2, 4:35pm – 5:05pm)
  4. Emmerdale: 127,380 (TV ONE, 12:30pm – 12:55pm)
  5. ONE News Midday: 124,860 (TV ONE, 12:00pm – 12:30pm)

Most watched on TV ONE

  1. One News: 697,060 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Highway Cops: 615,190 (8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  3. Coastwatch: 559,190 (7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  4. Close Up: 531,760 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  5. First Crossings: 396,870 (8:30pm – 9:35pm)

Most watched on TV2

  1. Shortland Street: 655,020 (7:00pm – 7:35pm)
  2. My Kitchen Rules: 516,770 (7:35pm – 8:35pm)
  3. The Mentalist: 373,230 (8:35pm – 9:35pm)
  4. Body of Proof: 248,420 (9:35pm – 10:40pm)
  5. F.R.I.E.N.D.S: 165,210 (6:30pm – 7:00pm)

Most watched on TV3

  1. 3 News: 430,340 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. What’s Really In Our Food?: 301,010 (7:30pm – 8:05pm)
  3. Campbell Live: 257,910 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  4. Home and Away: 249,820 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)
  5. Kings Cross ER: 210,700 (8:05pm – 8:35pm)

Most watched on FOUR

  1. The Simpsons: 97,730 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  2. Futurama: 67,390 (6:30pm – 7:00pm)
  3. How I Met Your Mother: 57,740 (7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  4. New Girl: 43,890 (8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  5. The Wild Thornberrys: 39,350 (7:55am – 8:20am)

Most watched on PRIME

  1. Prime News: 188,690 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)
  2. Mad Max 2: 136,360 (8:35pm – 10:35pm)
  3. Deal or No Deal: 100,560 (5:00pm – 5:30pm)
  4. Deal or No Deal: 73,780 (6:00pm – 6:30pm)
  5. River Cottage Road Trip: 70,120 (7:30pm – 8:35pm)

The Crowd Goes Wild: 64,500 (10:35pm – 11:05pm)

Most watched on the BOX

  1. C.S.I: 25,020 (8:30pm – 9:30pm)

Most watched on TV3 Plus 1

  1. What’s Really In Our Food?: 29,550 (8:30pm – 9:05pm)
  2. Kings Cross ER: 24,280 (9:05pm – 9:35pm)

Most watched on SKY Movies 1

  1. Drive: 38,090 (8:35pm – 10:10pm)

Most watched on TV ONE plus 1

  1. Highway Cops: 35,160 (9:00pm – 9:30pm)

Head to head

  • Breakfast (7:00am – 8:00am): 154,350
  • Breakfast (8:00am – 9:00am): 137,130
  • Breakfast (6:30am – 7:00am): 101,230
  • Breakfast (6:00am – 6:25am): 52,650
  • 3 News Firstline (7:00am – 7:55am): 47,240
  • 3 News Firstline (8:00am – 8:35am): 40,440
  • 3 News Firstline (6:30am – 7:00am): 39,980
  • 3 News Firstline (6:00am – 6:30am): 24,290
  • ONE News Midday (12:00pm – 12:30pm): 124,860
  • One News (6:00pm – 7:00pm): 697,060
  • 3 News (6:00pm – 7:00pm): 430,340
  • Close Up (7:00pm – 7:30pm): 531,760
  • Campbell Live (7:00pm – 7:30pm): 257,910
  • Tonight (10:35pm – 11:05pm): 199,690
  • Nightline (10:30pm – 11:05pm): 115,340

Biggest increases (previous week)

  1. Close Up: TV ONE 531760 – up from 406090 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  2. First Crossings: TV ONE 396870 – up from 271960 (8:30pm – 9:35pm)
  3. Highway Cops: TV ONE 615190 – up from 501210 (8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  4. Tonight: TV ONE 199690 – up from 113820 (10:35pm – 11:05pm)
  5. Coppers: TV ONE 255970 – up from 197940 (9:35pm – 10:35pm)

Biggest decreases (previous week)

  1. NCIS: TV3 175050 – down from 233240 (8:35pm – 9:30pm)
  2. Hope & Faith: TV2 86580 – down from 139730 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)
  3. Kings Cross ER: TV3 210700 – down from 254180 (8:05pm – 8:35pm)
  4. Neighbours: TV2 66480 – down from 108910 (6:00pm – 6:30pm)
  5. Prime News: PRIME 188690 – down from 220640 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)

New

  1. What’s Really In Our Food?: TV3 (7:30pm – 8:05pm)
  2. Special Victims Unit: TV3 (9:35pm – 10:30pm)
  3. River Cottage Road Trip: PRIME (7:30pm – 8:35pm)
  4. Mad Max 2: PRIME (8:35pm – 10:35pm)

Channel Share (All Day)

  • TV ONE: 29.4%
  • SKY Network: 24.7%
  • TV2: 19.5%
  • TV3: 13.4%
  • PRIME: 5.6%
  • FOUR: 2.7%
  • Other TV Channels: 1.7%
  • Maori TV: 0.2%

Source: Nielsen Television Audience Measurement, All 5+

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  • David

    Looks like the Olympics has increased The Crowd Goes Wild popularity. Before the Olympics, they had about 20-30 000 viewers, and now up to 60 000. Pretty good!