TV Ratings: 8 April 2013

Most watched

  1. One News: 684,130 (TV ONE, 6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Border Security: 565,050 (TV ONE, 7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  3. The Force: 537,850 (TV ONE, 8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  4. My Kitchen Rules: 498,920 (TV2, 7:30pm – 8:40pm)
  5. Shortland Street: 460,720 (TV2, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)

Most watched evening (7.30pm – 11pm)

  1. Border Security: 565,050 (TV ONE, 7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  2. The Force: 537,850 (TV ONE, 8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  3. My Kitchen Rules: 498,920 (TV2, 7:30pm – 8:40pm)
  4. Criminal Minds: 388,540 (TV ONE, 8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  5. The Big Bang Theory: 370,770 (TV2, 8:40pm – 9:10pm)

Most watched daytime (9am – 5pm)

  1. H20 Just add water: 138,380 (TV2, 4:00pm – 4:30pm)
  2. The Erin Simpson Show: 131,480 (TV2, 4:00pm – 4:00pm)
  3. Horace in Slow Motion: 117,440 (TV2, 5:00pm – 5:00pm)
  4. The Erin Simpson Show: 112,100 (TV2, 4:30pm – 5:00pm)
  5. ONE News Midday: 107,950 (TV ONE, 12:00pm – 12:30pm)

Most watched on TV ONE

  1. One News: 684,130 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Border Security: 565,050 (7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  3. The Force: 537,850 (8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  4. Seven Sharp: 417,560 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  5. Criminal Minds: 388,540 (8:30pm – 9:30pm)

Most watched on TV2

  1. My Kitchen Rules: 498,920 (7:30pm – 8:40pm)
  2. Shortland Street: 460,720 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  3. The Big Bang Theory: 370,770 (8:40pm – 9:10pm)
  4. The Big Bang Theory: 301,110 (9:10pm – 9:40pm)
  5. Kitchen Nightmares: 185,410 (9:40pm – 10:40pm)

Most watched on TV3

  1. 3 News: 347,400 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Campbell Live: 324,800 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  3. Home and Away: 262,550 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)
  4. Crime Exposed: 234,280 (7:30pm – 8:05pm)
  5. Territory Cops: 212,990 (8:05pm – 8:30pm)

Most watched on FOUR

  1. The Simpsons: 138,010 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  2. Futurama: 98,560 (6:30pm – 7:00pm)
  3. How I Met Your Mother: 60,140 (7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  4. New Girl: 52,030 (8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  5. Four Live: 50,900 (4:30pm – 6:00pm)

Most watched on PRIME

  1. Prime News: 185,270 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)
  2. Deal or No Deal: 158,980 (5:00pm – 5:30pm)
  3. Colour of War III The Am.Story: 111,330 (7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  4. The Great British Bake-Off: 76,680 (8:30pm – 9:40pm)
  5. Deal Or No Deal: 74,590 (6:00pm – 6:30pm)

The Crowd Goes Wild: 37,660 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)

Most watched on the BOX

  1. NCIS: 39,070 (7:30pm – 8:30pm)

Most watched on TV3 Plus 1

  1. Home and Away: 37,090 (6:30pm – 7:00pm)

Most watched on SKY Sport 1

  1. ANZ Netball: 68,460 (7:40pm – 9:05pm)
  2. ANZ Netball Post Game: 44,840 (9:05pm – 9:25pm)
  3. ANZ Netball Pre Game: 44,530 (7:30pm – 7:40pm)

Most watched on TV ONE plus 1

  1. The Force: 38,520 (9:00pm – 9:30pm)

Most watched on Choice TV

  1. Coast: 72,300 (8:30pm – 9:35pm)
  2. Baggage Battles: 48,800 (6:55pm – 7:30pm)
  3. Heaven’s Kitchen Cookbook: 43,890 (4:00pm – 4:30pm)
  4. Gourmet Farmer: 43,350 (4:30pm – 5:00pm)
  5. Grand Tours Of Scotland: 42,770 (9:35pm – 10:10pm)

Head to head

  • Breakfast (7:00am – 8:00am): 158,260
  • Breakfast (8:00am – 9:00am): 132,830
  • Breakfast (6:30am – 7:00am): 123,360
  • Breakfast (6:00am – 6:25am): 56,980
  • 3 News Firstline (6:30am – 7:55am): 35,590
  • ONE News Midday (12:00pm – 12:30pm): 107,950
  • One News (6:00pm – 7:00pm): 684,130
  • 3 News (6:00pm – 7:00pm): 347,400
  • Seven Sharp (7:00pm – 7:30pm): 417,560
  • Campbell Live (7:00pm – 7:30pm): 324,800
  • Tonight (10:30pm – 11:00pm): 157,620
  • Nightline (10:45pm – 11:25pm): 66,500

Biggest increases (previous week)

  1. One News: TV ONE 684130 – up from 568990 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Campbell Live: TV3 324800 – up from 234970 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  3. Border Security: TV ONE 565050 – up from 478440 (7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  4. Prime News: PRIME 185270 – up from 99300 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)
  5. Deal or No Deal: PRIME 158980 – up from 75130 (5:00pm – 5:30pm)

Biggest decreases (previous week)

  1. Te Karere: TV ONE 45650 – down from 75890 (4:00pm – 4:30pm)
  2. The Blue Rose: TV3 113670 – down from 141970 (9:40pm – 10:45pm)
  3. Grand Designs Australia: TV3 165090 – down from 190100 (8:30pm – 9:40pm)
  4. 60 Minutes: PRIME 69200 – down from 89320 (9:40pm – 10:35pm)
  5. Cookery School: TV ONE 48520 – down from 65770 (2:05pm – 3:00pm)

New

  1. Colour of War III The Am.Story: PRIME (7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  2. The Great British Bake-Off: PRIME (8:30pm – 9:40pm)

Channel Share (All Day)

  • TV ONE: 27.2%
  • SKY Network: 22.6%
  • TV2: 18.6%
  • TV3: 13.3%
  • PRIME: 5.1%
  • FOUR: 4.1%
  • Choice TV: 3.6%
  • Other TV Channels: 1.9%
  • TV ONE plus 1: 1.4%
  • TV3 Plus 1: 1.1%
  • Maori TV: 0.7%
  • TVNZ Heartland: 0.3%

Source: Nielsen Television Audience Measurement, All 5+

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