TV Ratings: 17 December 2012

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Most watched

  1. One News: 598,510 (TV ONE, 6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Border Security: 579,050 (TV ONE, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  3. Piha Rescue: 537,430 (TV ONE, 7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  4. High Country Rescue: 536,780 (TV ONE, 8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  5. The Suspects: 490,860 (TV ONE, 8:30pm – 9:30pm)

Most watched evening (7.30pm – 11pm)

  1. Piha Rescue: 537,430 (TV ONE, 7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  2. High Country Rescue: 536,780 (TV ONE, 8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  3. The Suspects: 490,860 (TV ONE, 8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  4. Finding Mercy: 378,310 (TV ONE, 9:30pm – 10:30pm)
  5. Tonight: 273,310 (TV ONE, 10:30pm – 11:00pm)

Most watched daytime (9am – 5pm)

  1. Pair of Kings: 144,890 (TV2, 4:25pm – 4:55pm)
  2. Horace in Slow Motion: 139,750 (TV2, 4:55pm – 4:55pm)
  3. Zeke And Luther: 135,270 (TV2, 4:00pm – 4:25pm)
  4. Spongebob Squarepants: 109,000 (TV2, 3:30pm – 4:00pm)
  5. ONE News Midday: 107,520 (TV ONE, 12:00pm – 12:30pm)

Most watched on TV ONE

  1. One News: 598,510 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Border Security: 579,050 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  3. Piha Rescue: 537,430 (7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  4. High Country Rescue: 536,780 (8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  5. The Suspects: 490,860 (8:30pm – 9:30pm)

Most watched on TV2

  1. Prep & Landing: 283,100 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  2. Grey’s Anatomy: 268,750 (8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  3. Private Practice: 242,000 (9:30pm – 10:30pm)
  4. Extreme Makeover-The Home Edit: 203,250 (7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  5. Toy Story: 177,400 (5:25pm – 7:00pm)

Most watched on TV3

  1. 3 News: 337,460 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Campbell Live: 295,030 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  3. The Block: 196,160 (7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  4. Homeland: 177,010 (8:30pm – 10:00pm)
  5. Nightline: 103,110 (10:25pm – 11:00pm)

Most watched on FOUR

  1. Beauty and the Geek Australia: 84,410 (7:30pm – 9:00pm)
  2. 40 Days and 40 Nights: 68,950 (9:00pm – 11:00pm)
  3. The Simpsons: 64,500 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  4. Futurama: 42,960 (6:30pm – 7:00pm)
  5. The Wild Thornberrys: 37,390 (7:55am – 8:25am)

Most watched on PRIME

  1. Prime News: 130,020 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)
  2. MasterChef: 91,040 (8:40pm – 9:35pm)
  3. Deal or No Deal: 89,090 (5:00pm – 5:30pm)
  4. The Supersizers Go: 68,720 (7:35pm – 8:35pm)
  5. Best of QI: 61,500 (7:00pm – 7:35pm)

Most watched on the BOX

  1. CSI:NY: 28,320 (9:30pm – 10:30pm)

Most watched on TV3 Plus 1

  1. The Block: 27,810 (8:30pm – 9:30pm)

Most watched on SKY Movies 1

  1. Shark Night 3D: 26,780 (8:35pm – 9:55pm)

Head to head

  • Breakfast (7:00am – 8:00am): 179,460
  • Breakfast (6:30am – 7:00am): 147,860
  • Breakfast (8:00am – 9:00am): 139,980
  • Breakfast (6:00am – 6:25am): 93,690
  • 3 News Firstline (6:30am – 7:00am): 23,900
  • ONE News Midday (12:00pm – 12:30pm): 107,520
  • 3 News at 12 (12:00pm – 12:30pm): 24,140
  • One News (6:00pm – 7:00pm): 598,510
  • 3 News (6:00pm – 7:00pm): 337,460

 

  • Campbell Live (7:00pm – 7:30pm): 295,030
  • Tonight (10:30pm – 11:00pm): 273,310
  • Nightline (10:25pm – 11:00pm): 103,110

Biggest increases (previous week)

  1. Border Security: TV ONE 579050 – up from 408470 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  2. The Suspects: TV ONE 490860 – up from 440470 (8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  3. Best of QI: PRIME 61500 – up from 22500 (7:00pm – 7:35pm)
  4. Pair of Kings: TV2 144890 – up from 106470 (4:25pm – 4:55pm)
  5. MasterChef: PRIME 91040 – up from 52990 (8:40pm – 9:35pm)

Biggest decreases (previous week)

  1. Extreme Makeover-The Home Edit: TV2 203250 – down from 287890 (7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  2. Grey’s Anatomy: TV2 268750 – down from 330560 (8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  3. Tonight: TV ONE 273310 – down from 334810 (10:30pm – 11:00pm)
  4. Prime News: PRIME 130020 – down from 154300 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)
  5. Last Man Standing: TV3 84830 – down from 107160 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)

New

  1. Finding Mercy: TV ONE (9:30pm – 10:30pm)
  2. Destroyed in Seconds: TV3 (10:00pm – 10:25pm)
  3. Nightline: TV3 (10:25pm – 11:00pm)

Channel Share (All Day)

  • TV ONE: 30.6%
  • SKY Network: 26.9%
  • TV2: 17.5%
  • TV3: 11.2%
  • FOUR: 4.2%
  • PRIME: 3.9%
  • Other TV Channels: 1.4%
  • Maori TV: 0.2%

Source: Nielsen Television Audience Measurement, All 5+

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