TV Ratings: 27 May 2013

Most watched

  1. One News: 752,160 (TV ONE, 6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Shortland Street: 649,030 (TV2, 7:00pm – 8:00pm)
  3. The Force: 560,330 (TV ONE, 8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  4. Border Security: 556,810 (TV ONE, 7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  5. My Kitchen Rules: 517,160 (TV2, 8:00pm – 9:20pm)

Most watched evening (7.30pm – 11pm)

  1. The Force: 560,330 (TV ONE, 8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  2. Border Security: 556,810 (TV ONE, 7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  3. My Kitchen Rules: 517,160 (TV2, 8:00pm – 9:20pm)
  4. The X Factor: 376,840 (TV3, 8:00pm – 9:05pm)
  5. The Big Bang Theory: 353,510 (TV2, 9:20pm – 9:50pm)

Most watched daytime (9am – 5pm)

  1. Horace in Slow Motion: 117,730 (TV2, 5:00pm – 5:00pm)
  2. ONE News Midday: 115,920 (TV ONE, 12:00pm – 12:30pm)
  3. Kung Fu Panda: 104,280 (TV2, 3:35pm – 4:05pm)
  4. The Erin Simpson Show: 102,920 (TV2, 3:35pm – 3:35pm)
  5. Emmerdale: 92,640 (TV ONE, 12:30pm – 12:55pm)

Most watched on TV ONE

  1. One News: 752,160 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. The Force: 560,330 (8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  3. Border Security: 556,810 (7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  4. Seven Sharp: 393,330 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  5. Criminal Minds: 287,360 (8:30pm – 9:30pm)

Most watched on TV2

  1. Shortland Street: 649,030 (7:00pm – 8:00pm)
  2. My Kitchen Rules: 517,160 (8:00pm – 9:20pm)
  3. The Big Bang Theory: 353,510 (9:20pm – 9:50pm)
  4. Neighbours: 147,540 (6:30pm – 7:00pm)
  5. 8 Simple Rules: 137,190 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)

Most watched on TV3

  1. Campbell Live: 430,460 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  2. 3 News: 408,810 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  3. The X Factor: 376,840 (8:00pm – 9:05pm)
  4. Home and Away: 301,690 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)
  5. Drug Bust: 228,760 (7:30pm – 8:00pm)

Most watched on FOUR

  1. Futurama: 99,080 (6:30pm – 7:00pm)
  2. The Simpsons: 86,500 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  3. How I Met Your Mother: 62,190 (7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  4. Everybody Hates Chris: 48,730 (6:00pm – 6:30pm)
  5. George Of The Jungle: 44,070 (7:55am – 8:20am)

Most watched on PRIME

  1. Prime News: 233,230 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)
  2. 60 Minutes: 118,090 (9:35pm – 10:35pm)
  3. Deal or No Deal: 115,720 (5:00pm – 5:30pm)
  4. The Great British Bake-Off: 104,620 (8:30pm – 9:35pm)
  5. Millionaire Hot Seat: 67,470 (6:30pm – 7:00pm)

The Crowd Goes Wild: 35,340 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)

Most watched on TV3 Plus 1

  1. Home and Away: 37,870 (6:30pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Dr Phil: 37,280 (2:00pm – 3:00pm)

Most watched on TV ONE plus 1

  1. Criminal Minds: 34,890 (9:30pm – 10:30pm)

Most watched on Choice TV

  1. Extreme Frontiers: 54,900 (8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  2. Baggage Battles: 53,610 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  3. Richard E Grant’s HotelSecrets: 29,220 (7:30pm – 8:30pm)

Head to head

  • Breakfast (8:00am – 9:00am): 143,680
  • Breakfast (7:00am – 8:00am): 140,760
  • Breakfast (6:30am – 7:00am): 123,030
  • Breakfast (6:00am – 6:30am): 58,450
  • 3 News Firstline (8:00am – 8:30am): 28,060
  • ONE News Midday (12:00pm – 12:30pm): 115,920
  • 3 News at 12 (12:00pm – 12:30pm): 38,450
  • One News (6:00pm – 7:00pm): 752,160
  • 3 News (6:00pm – 7:00pm): 408,810
  • Seven Sharp (7:00pm – 7:30pm): 393,330
  • Campbell Live (7:00pm – 7:30pm): 430,460
  • Tonight (10:30pm – 11:00pm): 184,820
  • Nightline (11:05pm – 11:45pm): 50,930

Biggest increases (previous week)

  1. Border Security: TV ONE 556810 – up from 423750 (7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  2. The Force: TV ONE 560330 – up from 449750 (8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  3. One News: TV ONE 752160 – up from 642820 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  4. Shortland Street: TV2 649030 – up from 545590 (7:00pm – 8:00pm)
  5. Prime News: PRIME 233230 – up from 159340 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)

Biggest decreases (previous week)

  1. Nightline: TV3 50930 – down from 107510 (11:05pm – 11:45pm)
  2. Criminal Minds: TV ONE 287360 – down from 325370 (8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  3. Emmerdale: TV ONE 92640 – down from 114340 (12:30pm – 12:55pm)
  4. The Crowd Goes Wild: PRIME 35340 – down from 50550 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  5. F.R.I.E.N.D.S: TV2 114640 – down from 127170 (6:00pm – 6:30pm)

New

  1. Castle: TV ONE (9:30pm – 10:30pm)
  2. Kitchen Nightmares Revisited: TV2 (9:50pm – 10:50pm)
  3. Hitman: TV3 (9:05pm – 11:05pm)
  4. Last Chance to See: PRIME (7:30pm – 8:30pm)

Channel Share (All Day)

  • TV ONE: 25.7%
  • SKY Network: 22.8%
  • TV2: 20.3%
  • TV3: 16.1%
  • PRIME: 5%
  • FOUR: 3.3%
  • Choice TV: 2.1%
  • TV ONE plus 1: 1.5%
  • Other TV Channels: 1.4%
  • TV3 Plus 1: 1.1%
  • Maori TV: 0.4%
  • TVNZ Heartland: 0.2%

Source: Nielsen Television Audience Measurement, All 5+

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