TV Ratings: 15 April 2013

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Most watched

  1. One News: 702,430 (TV ONE, 6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Border Security: 527,500 (TV ONE, 7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  3. Shortland Street: 522,140 (TV2, 7:00pm – 7:35pm)
  4. My Kitchen Rules: 521,440 (TV2, 7:35pm – 8:45pm)
  5. The Force: 457,820 (TV ONE, 8:00pm – 8:30pm)

Most watched evening (7.30pm – 11pm)

  1. Border Security: 527,500 (TV ONE, 7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  2. My Kitchen Rules: 521,440 (TV2, 7:35pm – 8:45pm)
  3. The Force: 457,820 (TV ONE, 8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  4. The Big Bang Theory: 415,440 (TV2, 8:45pm – 9:10pm)
  5. Criminal Minds: 406,560 (TV ONE, 8:30pm – 9:30pm)

Most watched daytime (9am – 5pm)

  1. H20 Just add water: 132,650 (TV2, 4:00pm – 4:30pm)
  2. Horace in Slow Motion: 131,650 (TV2, 5:05pm – 5:05pm)
  3. The Erin Simpson Show: 130,540 (TV2, 4:30pm – 5:05pm)
  4. ONE News Midday: 130,460 (TV ONE, 12:00pm – 12:30pm)
  5. The Erin Simpson Show: 121,140 (TV2, 4:00pm – 4:00pm)

Most watched on TV ONE

  1. One News: 702,430 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Border Security: 527,500 (7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  3. The Force: 457,820 (8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  4. Criminal Minds: 406,560 (8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  5. Seven Sharp: 400,070 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)

Most watched on TV2

  1. Shortland Street: 522,140 (7:00pm – 7:35pm)
  2. My Kitchen Rules: 521,440 (7:35pm – 8:45pm)
  3. The Big Bang Theory: 415,440 (8:45pm – 9:10pm)
  4. The Big Bang Theory: 346,770 (9:10pm – 9:40pm)
  5. Kitchen Nightmares: 198,920 (9:40pm – 10:40pm)

Most watched on TV3

  1. 3 News: 388,560 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Campbell Live: 340,670 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  3. Home and Away: 272,460 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)
  4. Drug Bust: 244,320 (7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  5. Grand Designs Australia: 174,040 (8:30pm – 9:40pm)

Most watched on FOUR

  1. The Simpsons: 110,610 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  2. Futurama: 99,680 (6:30pm – 7:00pm)
  3. New Girl: 98,490 (8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  4. Everybody Hates Chris: 64,580 (6:00pm – 6:30pm)
  5. How I Met Your Mother: 60,920 (7:30pm – 8:00pm)

Most watched on PRIME

  1. Prime News: 198,580 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)
  2. Deal or No Deal: 122,050 (5:00pm – 5:30pm)
  3. Colour of War III The Am.Story: 106,140 (7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  4. 60 Minutes: 78,670 (9:35pm – 10:35pm)
  5. Millionaire Hot Seat: 72,860 (6:30pm – 7:00pm)

The Crowd Goes Wild: 42,910 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)

Most watched on Maori TV

  1. Native Affairs: 29,850 (8:30pm – 9:30pm)

Most watched on SKY Sport 1

  1. ANZ Netball: 69,550 (7:40pm – 9:35pm)
  2. ANZ Netball Pre Game: 35,450 (7:30pm – 7:40pm)
  3. Golf Masters Tour: 33,770 (6:00am – 11:55am)

Most watched on TV ONE plus 1

  1. The Force: 44,520 (9:00pm – 9:30pm)
  2. Criminal Minds: 38,020 (9:30pm – 10:30pm)

Most watched on Choice TV

  1. Gourmet Farmer: 60,500 (4:30pm – 5:00pm)
  2. Baggage Battles: 56,270 (6:55pm – 7:25pm)
  3. Coast: 48,870 (8:30pm – 9:40pm)
  4. Superior Interiors with KH: 46,520 (5:00pm – 6:00pm)
  5. Grand Tours Of Scotland: 37,320 (9:40pm – 10:10pm)

Head to head

  • Breakfast (7:00am – 7:55am): 163,590
  • Breakfast (8:00am – 9:00am): 134,930
  • Breakfast (6:30am – 7:00am): 109,500
  • Breakfast (6:00am – 6:30am): 46,990
  • 3 News Firstline (6:30am – 8:00am): 32,310
  • ONE News Midday (12:00pm – 12:30pm): 130,460
  • One News (6:00pm – 7:00pm): 702,430
  • 3 News (6:00pm – 7:00pm): 388,560
  • Seven Sharp (7:00pm – 7:30pm): 400,070
  • Campbell Live (7:00pm – 7:30pm): 340,670
  • Tonight (10:30pm – 11:00pm): 107,110
  • Nightline (10:45pm – 11:25pm): 74,690

Biggest increases (previous week)

  1. Shortland Street: TV2 522140 – up from 460720 (7:00pm – 7:35pm)
  2. The Big Bang Theory: TV2 346770 – up from 301110 (9:10pm – 9:40pm)
  3. The Big Bang Theory: TV2 415440 – up from 370770 (8:45pm – 9:10pm)
  4. 3 News: TV3 388560 – up from 347400 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  5. Millionaire Hot Seat: TV ONE 296710 – up from 262050 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)

Biggest decreases (previous week)

  1. The Force: TV ONE 457820 – down from 537850 (8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  2. Tonight: TV ONE 107110 – down from 157620 (10:30pm – 11:00pm)
  3. Border Security: TV ONE 527500 – down from 565050 (7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  4. Deal or No Deal: PRIME 122050 – down from 158980 (5:00pm – 5:30pm)
  5. Seven Sharp: TV ONE 400070 – down from 417560 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)

New

  1. Drug Bust: TV3 (7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  2. Native Affairs: Maori TV (8:30pm – 9:30pm)

Channel Share (All Day)

  • SKY Network: 25.1%
  • TV ONE: 25%
  • TV2: 19.5%
  • TV3: 13.5%
  • PRIME: 4.7%
  • FOUR: 4.1%
  • Choice TV: 2.8%
  • Other TV Channels: 1.7%
  • TV ONE plus 1: 1.6%
  • TV3 Plus 1: 0.9%
  • Maori TV: 0.8%
  • TVNZ Heartland: 0.2%

Source: Nielsen Television Audience Measurement, All 5+

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