TV Ratings: 16 March 2013

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Most watched

  1. One News: 556,900 (TV ONE, 6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. The Food Truck: 419,940 (TV ONE, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  3. Billy Connolly’s Route 66: 284,620 (TV ONE, 7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  4. C.S.I: 238,510 (TV3, 8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  5. 3 News: 234,750 (TV3, 6:00pm – 7:00pm)

Most watched evening (7.30pm – 11pm)

  1. Billy Connolly’s Route 66: 284,620 (TV ONE, 7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  2. C.S.I: 238,510 (TV3, 8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  3. CSI:NY: 229,010 (TV3, 9:30pm – 10:30pm)
  4. Come Dine With Me: 211,560 (TV ONE, 8:30pm – 9:35pm)
  5. Joe Dirt: 209,780 (TV2, 8:35pm – 10:25pm)

Most watched daytime (9am – 5pm)

  1. Good Luck Charlie: 111,100 (TV2, 4:00pm – 4:30pm)
  2. Melissa & Joey: 95,970 (TV2, 4:35pm – 5:00pm)
  3. Young Justice: 87,720 (TV2, 9:10am – 9:35am)
  4. Zeke And Luther: 82,790 (TV2, 9:35am – 10:00am)
  5. Islands of Britain: 78,580 (TV ONE, 4:00pm – 5:00pm)

Most watched on TV ONE

  1. One News: 556,900 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. The Food Truck: 419,940 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  3. Billy Connolly’s Route 66: 284,620 (7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  4. Come Dine With Me: 211,560 (8:30pm – 9:35pm)
  5. River Monsters: 168,020 (5:00pm – 6:00pm)

Most watched on TV2

  1. Joe Dirt: 209,780 (8:35pm – 10:25pm)
  2. Extreme Makeover-The Home Edit: 180,670 (7:30pm – 8:35pm)
  3. Two and a Half Men: 117,930 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  4. Batman The Brave and Bold: 115,720 (8:45am – 9:10am)
  5. Oh Sit: 114,780 (6:05pm – 7:00pm)

Most watched on TV3

  1. C.S.I: 238,510 (8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  2. 3 News: 234,750 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  3. CSI:NY: 229,010 (9:30pm – 10:30pm)
  4. Ice Road Truckers: 208,140 (7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  5. Jamie’s 15 Minute Meals: 180,440 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)

Most watched on FOUR

  1. Flicka 2: 73,120 (6:30pm – 8:30pm)
  2. Invader Zim: 58,060 (8:15am – 8:45am)
  3. Scaredy Squirrel: 54,340 (7:30am – 7:55am)
  4. Hot Wheels Battle Force 5: 41,570 (9:05am – 9:30am)
  5. Hannah Montana Forever: 41,560 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)

Most watched on PRIME

  1. Storage Wars: 109,430 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  2. Super Rugby: 108,090 (9:30pm – 11:30pm)
  3. Prime News: 96,570 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)
  4. American Idol: 67,710 (7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  5. Secret Millionaire: 58,370 (8:30pm – 9:30pm)

Most watched on TV3 Plus 1

  1. C.S.I: 32,220 (9:30pm – 10:30pm)
  2. Ice Road Truckers: 23,320 (8:30pm – 9:30pm)

Most watched on SKY Sport 1

  1. Super Rugby: 197,810 (7:35pm – 9:15pm)
  2. Super Rugby Post Game: 152,010 (9:15pm – 9:30pm)
  3. Intl Cricket Test: 71,510 (3:30pm – 5:50pm)
  4. Super Rugby Pre Game: 62,890 (7:00pm – 7:35pm)
  5. Super Rugby: 53,650 (9:35pm – 11:30pm)

Most watched on SKY Sport 2

  1. NRL: 127,950 (7:35pm – 9:25pm)
  2. NRL Pre Game: 57,520 (7:05pm – 7:35pm)
  3. NRL: 27,010 (9:30pm – 11:30pm)

Most watched on Choice TV

  1. Natural World: 87,020 (7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  2. My Dream Home: 67,050 (11:05pm – 12:05am)
  3. Bondi Vet: 44,720 (10:40pm – 11:05pm)
  4. Sand Masters: 44,100 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  5. Steve Irwin’s Wildlife Warriors: 31,280 (6:30pm – 7:00pm)

Head to head

  • One News (6:00pm – 7:00pm): 556,900
  • 3 News (6:00pm – 7:00pm): 234,750

Biggest increases (previous week)

  1. The Food Truck: TV ONE 419940 – up from 344850 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  2. One News: TV ONE 556900 – up from 486180 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  3. River Monsters: TV ONE 168020 – up from 99790 (5:00pm – 6:00pm)
  4. 3 News: TV3 234750 – up from 182940 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  5. MasterChef New Zealand: TV ONE 142590 – up from 98010 (9:35pm – 10:35pm)

Biggest decreases (previous week)

  1. Gravity Falls: TV2 62990 – down from 109900 (7:25am – 7:50am)
  2. Mexican Food Made Simple: TV ONE 32680 – down from 64980 (9:00am – 9:30am)
  3. Phineas and Ferb: TV2 91440 – down from 116190 (7:50am – 8:15am)
  4. Extreme Makeover-The Home Edit: TV2 180670 – down from 200700 (7:30pm – 8:35pm)
  5. American Idol: PRIME 67710 – down from 87700 (7:30pm – 8:30pm)

New

  1. Joe Dirt: TV2 (8:35pm – 10:25pm)
  2. Secret Millionaire: PRIME (8:30pm – 9:30pm)

Channel Share (All Day)

  • SKY Network: 37.6%
  • TV ONE: 18.7%
  • TV2: 14.1%
  • TV3: 11.7%
  • PRIME: 5%
  • Choice TV: 3.9%
  • FOUR: 3.8%
  • Other TV Channels: 2.4%
  • TV3 Plus 1: 1.3%
  • TV ONE plus 1: 1%
  • Maori TV: 0.4%
  • TVNZ Heartland: 0.1%

Source: Nielsen Television Audience Measurement, All 5+

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