TV Ratings: 10 March 2013

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Most watched

  1. Sunday: 584,420 (TV ONE, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  2. MasterChef New Zealand: 579,520 (TV ONE, 7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  3. One News: 549,770 (TV ONE, 6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  4. Packed to the Rafters: 413,310 (TV ONE, 8:35pm – 9:35pm)
  5. Unstoppable: 284,290 (TV3, 8:30pm – 10:35pm)

Most watched evening (7.30pm – 11pm)

  1. MasterChef New Zealand: 579,520 (TV ONE, 7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  2. Packed to the Rafters: 413,310 (TV ONE, 8:35pm – 9:35pm)
  3. Unstoppable: 284,290 (TV3, 8:30pm – 10:35pm)
  4. Renters: 240,580 (TV2, 7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  5. House Husbands: 224,570 (TV ONE, 9:35pm – 10:30pm)

Most watched daytime (9am – 5pm)

  1. The Cutting Edge Fire & Ice: 100,000 (TV2, 12:05pm – 1:50pm)
  2. Mad: 93,150 (TV2, 1:50pm – 2:05pm)
  3. Wonder Pets: 75,160 (FOUR, 9:05am – 9:15am)
  4. Keeping Up With The Joneses: 70,860 (TV ONE, 4:30pm – 5:00pm)
  5. The Lying Game: 69,690 (TV2, 2:05pm – 3:00pm)

Most watched on TV ONE

  1. Sunday: 584,420 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  2. MasterChef New Zealand: 579,520 (7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  3. One News: 549,770 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  4. Packed to the Rafters: 413,310 (8:35pm – 9:35pm)
  5. House Husbands: 224,570 (9:35pm – 10:30pm)

Most watched on TV2

  1. Renters: 240,580 (7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  2. Zombieland: 210,500 (8:30pm – 10:15pm)
  3. The Big Bang Theory: 167,940 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  4. The War At Home: 111,760 (6:30pm – 7:00pm)
  5. The Cutting Edge Fire & Ice: 100,000 (12:05pm – 1:50pm)

Most watched on TV3

  1. Unstoppable: 284,290 (8:30pm – 10:35pm)
  2. 3 News: 275,460 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  3. The Simpsons: 204,650 (7:35pm – 8:00pm)
  4. Family Guy: 177,830 (8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  5. The Simpsons: 156,640 (7:00pm – 7:35pm)

Most watched on FOUR

  1. Invader Zim: 86,230 (8:15am – 8:40am)
  2. Wonder Pets: 75,160 (9:05am – 9:15am)
  3. Go Diego Go!: 74,050 (8:40am – 9:05am)
  4. iCarly: 71,250 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)
  5. Dora The Explorer: 61,200 (9:25am – 9:50am)

Most watched on PRIME

  1. Top Gear: 134,520 (7:25pm – 8:45pm)
  2. Earthflight: 101,010 (8:45pm – 9:45pm)
  3. Prime News: 98,140 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)
  4. Storage Wars: 89,960 (7:00pm – 7:25pm)
  5. Wildlife Patrol: 38,660 (6:30pm – 7:00pm)

Most watched on Maori TV

  1. Sunday Feature: 30,760 (8:30pm – 10:30pm)

Most watched on the BOX

  1. Criminal Minds: 31,300 (9:30pm – 10:30pm)

Most watched on TV3 Plus 1

  1. Family Guy: 29,260 (9:00pm – 9:30pm)

Most watched on SKY Sport 1

  1. Super Rugby: 109,130 (4:00pm – 5:40pm)
  2. Super Rugby Post Game: 94,600 (5:40pm – 5:55pm)
  3. ISF Men’s Softball World Champs: 41,890 (12:00pm – 3:45pm)
  4. Sports Extra: 26,900 (3:45pm – 3:55pm)
  5. ISF Men’s Softball World Champs: 24,710 (10:00am – 11:55am)

Most watched on SKY Sport 2

  1. Intl Cricket Test: 43,930 (3:30pm – 4:55pm)
  2. Intl Cricket Test: 42,150 (10:00am – 3:10pm)
  3. The Dilmah Tea Party: 39,270 (3:15pm – 3:25pm)
  4. 40/20: 30,250 (7:00pm – 7:55pm)

Most watched on SKY Movies 1

  1. Battleship: 87,470 (8:35pm – 10:40pm)
  2. Rise of the Planet of the Apes: 24,150 (12:00pm – 1:40pm)

Most watched on Choice TV

  1. Against The Current: 33,560 (8:35pm – 10:30pm)
  2. The Last Explorers: 31,760 (10:30pm – 11:30pm)
  3. Natural World: 27,240 (12:30pm – 1:30pm)

Head to head

  • One News (6:00pm – 7:00pm): 549,770
  • 3 News (6:00pm – 7:00pm): 275,460

Biggest increases (previous week)

  1. MasterChef New Zealand: TV ONE 579520 – up from 548360 (7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  2. The Simpsons: TV3 204650 – up from 180850 (7:35pm – 8:00pm)
  3. 3 News: TV3 275460 – up from 253860 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  4. Family Guy: TV3 177830 – up from 161650 (8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  5. Marae Investigates: TV ONE 36080 – up from 24710 (10:00am – 10:30am)

Biggest decreases (previous week)

  1. One News: TV ONE 549770 – down from 594540 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Sunday: TV ONE 584420 – down from 623700 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  3. Shortland Street Omnibus: TV2 47320 – down from 83450 (10:05am – 12:05pm)
  4. Renters: TV2 240580 – down from 275910 (7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  5. Wildlife Patrol: PRIME 38660 – down from 67870 (6:30pm – 7:00pm)

New

  1. Zombieland: TV2 (8:30pm – 10:15pm)
  2. Unstoppable: TV3 (8:30pm – 10:35pm)
  3. Earthflight: PRIME (8:45pm – 9:45pm)
  4. Monroe: PRIME (9:45pm – 10:40pm)

Channel Share (All Day)

  • SKY Network: 35.6%
  • TV ONE: 21.1%
  • TV2: 13.3%
  • TV3: 12.8%
  • PRIME: 4.9%
  • FOUR: 4.6%
  • Choice TV: 2.8%
  • Other TV Channels: 2.2%
  • TV3 Plus 1: 1%
  • Maori TV: 0.8%
  • TV ONE plus 1: 0.8%
  • TVNZ Heartland: 0.2%

Source: Nielsen Television Audience Measurement, All 5+

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  • Good to see Unstoppable doing well in the ratings 🙂