TV Ratings: 28 November 2012

Most watched

  1. One News: 603,100 (TV ONE, 6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Shortland Street: 501,420 (TV2, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  3. Close Up: 478,860 (TV ONE, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  4. The Big Bang Theory: 427,100 (TV2, 8:30pm – 9:00pm)
  5. The Politically Incorrect: 404,390 (TV ONE, 7:30pm – 8:00pm)

Most watched evening (7.30pm – 11pm)

  1. The Big Bang Theory: 427,100 (TV2, 8:30pm – 9:00pm)
  2. The Politically Incorrect: 404,390 (TV ONE, 7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  3. Is Modern Medicine Killing You: 403,980 (TV ONE, 8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  4. The Middle: 361,010 (TV2, 7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  5. Hot In Cleveland: 351,180 (TV2, 8:00pm – 8:30pm)

Most watched daytime (9am – 5pm)

  1. ONE News Midday: 124,130 (TV ONE, 12:00pm – 12:30pm)
  2. Spongebob Squarepants: 115,080 (TV2, 3:35pm – 4:00pm)
  3. Life With Boys: 99,910 (TV2, 4:30pm – 5:00pm)
  4. Horace in Slow Motion: 98,100 (TV2, 5:00pm – 5:00pm)
  5. Ned’s Declassified School: 98,040 (TV2, 4:00pm – 4:30pm)

Most watched on TV ONE

  1. One News: 603,100 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Close Up: 478,860 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  3. The Politically Incorrect: 404,390 (7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  4. Is Modern Medicine Killing You: 403,980 (8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  5. Criminal Minds: 228,760 (8:30pm – 9:30pm)

Most watched on TV2

  1. Shortland Street: 501,420 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  2. The Big Bang Theory: 427,100 (8:30pm – 9:00pm)
  3. The Middle: 361,010 (7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  4. Hot In Cleveland: 351,180 (8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  5. Cougar Town: 283,640 (9:00pm – 9:30pm)

Most watched on TV3

  1. 3 News: 304,160 (6:00pm – 7:10pm)
  2. The Block: 229,000 (7:35pm – 8:30pm)
  3. Street Kings: 215,240 (8:30pm – 10:45pm)
  4. Campbell Live: 208,200 (7:10pm – 7:30pm)
  5. 3 News Special: 149,300 (4:00pm – 6:00pm)

Most watched on FOUR

  1. The Simpsons: 89,420 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  2. Futurama: 86,560 (6:30pm – 7:00pm)
  3. Glee: 76,020 (7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  4. Head Over Heels: 61,790 (8:30pm – 10:25pm)
  5. That ’70s Show: 42,040 (6:00pm – 6:30pm)

Most watched on PRIME

  1. Prime News: 103,590 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)
  2. The Great British Bake-Off: 92,360 (8:30pm – 9:35pm)
  3. Deal or No Deal: 86,010 (5:00pm – 5:30pm)
  4. Deal or No Deal: 68,740 (6:00pm – 6:30pm)
  5. Man vs Wild: 66,760 (7:30pm – 8:30pm)

The Crowd Goes Wild: 21,210 (6:30pm – 7:00pm)

Most watched on the BOX

  1. Red Heat: 23,650 (8:30pm – 10:30pm)

Most watched on SKY Sport 1

  1. Intl Cricket Test: 57,980 (8:10pm – 10:30pm)
  2. Sports Extra: 41,390 (10:35pm – 10:40pm)
  3. Sky Special: 41,390 (10:40pm – 10:45pm)
  4. The ITM Fishing Show: 33,790 (7:40pm – 8:05pm)
  5. Intl Cricket Test: 25,830 (5:00pm – 7:35pm)

Most watched on TV ONE plus 1

  1. One News: 25,320 (7:00pm – 8:00pm)
  2. Is Modern Medicine Killing You: 19,880 (9:00pm – 9:30pm)

Head to head

  • Breakfast (7:00am – 8:00am): 162,840
  • Breakfast (8:00am – 9:00am): 142,440
  • Breakfast (6:30am – 7:00am): 127,530
  • Breakfast (6:00am – 6:25am): 64,420
  • 3 News Firstline (6:30am – 7:00am): 34,990
  • ONE News Midday (12:00pm – 12:30pm): 124,130
  • 3 News at 12 (12:00pm – 12:30pm): 21,940
  • One News (6:00pm – 7:00pm): 603,100
  • One News (7:00pm – 8:00pm): 25,320
  • 3 News (6:00pm – 7:10pm): 304,160
  • Close Up (7:00pm – 7:30pm): 478,860
  • Campbell Live (7:10pm – 7:30pm): 208,200
  • Tonight (10:30pm – 11:00pm): 182,720
  • Nightline (10:45pm – 11:15pm): 96,280

Biggest increases (previous week)

  1. Close Up: TV ONE 478860 – up from 420890 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  2. The Politically Incorrect: TV ONE 404390 – up from 369920 (7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  3. Castle: TV ONE 204030 – up from 178180 (9:30pm – 10:30pm)
  4. Breakfast: TV ONE 142440 – up from 118580 (8:00am – 9:00am)
  5. Deal or No Deal: PRIME 86010 – up from 64620 (5:00pm – 5:30pm)

Biggest decreases (previous week)

  1. Shortland Street: TV2 501420 – down from 572340 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  2. Prime News: PRIME 103590 – down from 163480 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)
  3. Hot In Cleveland: TV2 351180 – down from 407950 (8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  4. America’s Funniest HV: TV2 93630 – down from 148370 (5:00pm – 5:30pm)
  5. Life With Boys: TV2 99910 – down from 154420 (4:30pm – 5:00pm)

New

  1. Street Kings: TV3 (8:30pm – 10:45pm)

Channel Share (All Day)

  • SKY Network: 26.7%
  • TV ONE: 26.2%
  • TV2: 17.7%
  • TV3: 15.1%
  • FOUR: 4.2%
  • PRIME: 4%
  • Other TV Channels: 2%
  • Maori TV: 0.3%

Source: Nielsen Television Audience Measurement, All 5+

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  • Harrison

    How many people watched the Hobbit coverage altogether (TV ONE and TV3)?