TV Ratings: 29 April 2013

Freeview

Most watched

  1. One News: 720,840 (TV ONE, 6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Shortland Street: 548,330 (TV2, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  3. Border Security: 494,420 (TV ONE, 7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  4. The Force: 466,520 (TV ONE, 8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  5. My Kitchen Rules: 461,320 (TV2, 7:30pm – 8:40pm)

Most watched evening (7.30pm – 11pm)

  1. Border Security: 494,420 (TV ONE, 7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  2. The Force: 466,520 (TV ONE, 8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  3. My Kitchen Rules: 461,320 (TV2, 7:30pm – 8:40pm)
  4. The X Factor: 426,170 (TV3, 7:30pm – 8:45pm)
  5. Criminal Minds: 330,480 (TV ONE, 8:30pm – 9:30pm)

Most watched daytime (9am – 5pm)

  1. ONE News Midday: 115,150 (TV ONE, 12:00pm – 12:30pm)
  2. Emmerdale: 107,470 (TV ONE, 12:30pm – 12:55pm)
  3. Emmerdale: 94,750 (TV ONE, 1:00pm – 1:30pm)
  4. Dickinson’s Real Deal: 93,140 (TV ONE, 3:00pm – 3:55pm)
  5. Good Morning: 79,230 (TV ONE, 9:00am – 10:00am)

Most watched on TV ONE

  1. One News: 720,840 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Border Security: 494,420 (7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  3. The Force: 466,520 (8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  4. Seven Sharp: 404,400 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  5. Criminal Minds: 330,480 (8:30pm – 9:30pm)

Most watched on TV2

  1. Shortland Street: 548,330 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  2. My Kitchen Rules: 461,320 (7:30pm – 8:40pm)
  3. The Big Bang Theory: 295,530 (8:40pm – 9:10pm)
  4. The Big Bang Theory: 283,990 (9:10pm – 9:40pm)
  5. Kitchen Nightmares: 202,650 (9:40pm – 10:40pm)

Most watched on TV3

  1. The X Factor: 426,170 (7:30pm – 8:45pm)
  2. 3 News: 396,800 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  3. Campbell Live: 345,350 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  4. Home and Away: 295,430 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)
  5. Kevin’s Grand Design: 228,730 (8:45pm – 9:50pm)

Most watched on FOUR

  1. Futurama: 96,010 (6:30pm – 7:00pm)
  2. The Simpsons: 92,920 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  3. How I Met Your Mother: 55,760 (7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  4. Whitney: 48,700 (9:00pm – 9:30pm)
  5. New Girl: 42,660 (8:00pm – 8:30pm)

Most watched on PRIME

  1. Prime News: 155,800 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)
  2. Deal or No Deal: 108,460 (5:00pm – 5:30pm)
  3. Colour of War III The Am.Story: 86,960 (7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  4. The Great British Bake-Off: 84,760 (8:30pm – 9:40pm)
  5. Millionaire Hot Seat: 61,680 (6:30pm – 7:00pm)

The Crowd Goes Wild: 49,780 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)

Most watched on the BOX

  1. NCIS: 30,700 (7:30pm – 8:30pm)

Most watched on TV3 Plus 1

  1. The X Factor: 36,850 (8:30pm – 9:45pm)

Most watched on SKY Sport 1

  1. ANZ Netball: 71,740 (7:40pm – 9:05pm)
  2. ANZ Netball Pre Game: 49,090 (7:30pm – 7:40pm)
  3. ANZ Netball Post Game: 43,600 (9:05pm – 9:25pm)

Most watched on TV ONE plus 1

  1. Criminal Minds: 27,020 (9:30pm – 10:30pm)

Most watched on Choice TV

  1. Baggage Battles: 65,320 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  2. Coast: 55,440 (8:30pm – 9:40pm)
  3. Gourmet Farmer: 40,140 (4:35pm – 5:05pm)
  4. DIY House Crashers: 34,120 (6:30pm – 7:00pm)
  5. Richard E Grant’s HotelSecrets: 32,000 (7:30pm – 8:30pm)

Head to head

  • Breakfast (7:00am – 7:55am): 135,000
  • Breakfast (8:00am – 9:00am): 128,960
  • Breakfast (6:30am – 7:00am): 104,240
  • Breakfast (6:00am – 6:25am): 56,620
  • ONE News Midday (12:00pm – 12:30pm): 115,150
  • One News (6:00pm – 7:00pm): 720,840
  • 3 News (6:00pm – 7:00pm): 396,800
  • Seven Sharp (7:00pm – 7:30pm): 404,400
  • Campbell Live (7:00pm – 7:30pm): 345,350
  • Tonight (10:30pm – 11:00pm): 142,630
  • Nightline (10:50pm – 11:30pm): 84,820

Biggest increases (previous week)

  1. Home and Away: TV3 295430 – up from 254440 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)
  2. 3 News: TV3 396800 – up from 358660 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  3. Shortland Street: TV2 548330 – up from 511600 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  4. Seven Sharp: TV ONE 404400 – up from 372830 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  5. F.R.I.E.N.D.S: TV2 96130 – up from 65970 (6:00pm – 6:30pm)

Biggest decreases (previous week)

  1. The Force: TV ONE 466520 – down from 535560 (8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  2. Border Security: TV ONE 494420 – down from 544770 (7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  3. The Erin Simpson Show: TV2 57050 – down from 104020 (4:00pm – 4:00pm)
  4. America’s Funniest HV: TV2 59120 – down from 102020 (5:00pm – 5:30pm)
  5. The Following: TV ONE 148810 – down from 191470 (9:30pm – 10:30pm)

New

Channel Share (All Day)

  • SKY Network: 27.2%
  • TV ONE: 25.5%
  • TV2: 16.8%
  • TV3: 15.9%
  • PRIME: 4.2%
  • FOUR: 3.2%
  • Choice TV: 2.6%
  • Other TV Channels: 1.7%
  • TV3 Plus 1: 1%
  • TV ONE plus 1: 1%
  • Maori TV: 0.7%
  • TVNZ Heartland: 0.3%

Source: Nielsen Television Audience Measurement, All 5+

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