TV Ratings: 20 October 2013

Most watched

  1. New Zealand’s Got Talent: 683,720 (TV ONE, 7:35pm – 8:35pm)
  2. Sunday: 605,180 (TV ONE, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  3. One News: 579,750 (TV ONE, 6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  4. A Place to Call Home: 526,500 (TV ONE, 8:35pm – 9:35pm)
  5. Last Tango In Halifax: 269,350 (TV ONE, 9:35pm – 10:45pm)

Most watched evening (7.30pm – 11pm)

  1. New Zealand’s Got Talent: 683,720 (TV ONE, 7:35pm – 8:35pm)
  2. A Place to Call Home: 526,500 (TV ONE, 8:35pm – 9:35pm)
  3. Last Tango In Halifax: 269,350 (TV ONE, 9:35pm – 10:45pm)
  4. Killers: 223,760 (TV2, 8:30pm – 10:30pm)
  5. Betty White’s Off Their Rockers: 151,190 (TV2, 8:00pm – 8:30pm)

Most watched daytime (9am – 5pm)

  1. Lottery Ticket: 86,330 (TV2, 12:05pm – 2:00pm)
  2. Q + A: 74,700 (TV ONE, 9:05am – 10:05am)
  3. Shortland Street Omnibus: 71,490 (TV2, 10:05am – 12:05pm)
  4. New Zealand’s Got Talent: 63,130 (TV2, 2:00pm – 3:30pm)
  5. Animal Rescue: 55,050 (TV ONE, 4:30pm – 5:00pm)

Most watched on TV ONE

  1. New Zealand’s Got Talent: 683,720 (7:35pm – 8:35pm)
  2. Sunday: 605,180 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  3. One News: 579,750 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  4. A Place to Call Home: 526,500 (8:35pm – 9:35pm)
  5. Last Tango In Halifax: 269,350 (9:35pm – 10:45pm)

Most watched on TV2

  1. Killers: 223,760 (8:30pm – 10:30pm)
  2. Betty White’s Off Their Rockers: 151,190 (8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  3. Total Blackout: 150,600 (7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  4. The Middle: 118,740 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  5. Lottery Ticket: 86,330 (12:05pm – 2:00pm)

Most watched on TV3

  1. 3 News: 182,130 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Marmaduke: 144,190 (7:00pm – 8:50pm)
  3. I Now Pronounce You Chuck & Larry: 94,020 (8:50pm – 11:20pm)
  4. Placemakers Big Angry Fish: 76,520 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)
  5. Touch: 35,940 (11:20pm – 12:20am)

Most watched on FOUR

  1. Everybody Hates Chris: 43,230 (6:30pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Sabrina The Teenage Witch: 42,370 (6:00pm – 6:30pm)
  3. Top Chef Masters: 34,960 (7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  4. Rules Of Engagement: 31,620 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  5. Invader Zim: 31,360 (7:25am – 7:50am)

Most watched on PRIME

  1. Antiques Roadshow: 138,280 (7:30pm – 8:35pm)
  2. Prime News: 132,350 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)
  3. Storage Wars: 127,970 (7:05pm – 7:30pm)
  4. River Cottage Australia: 82,580 (8:35pm – 9:40pm)
  5. Outnumbered: 45,660 (6:25pm – 7:00pm)

Most watched on Maori TV

  1. Sunday Feature: 18,410 (9:30pm – 11:10pm)

Most watched on the BOX

  1. Raw: 28,850 (2:55pm – 5:40pm)
  2. Law & Order Criminal Intent: 20,770 (9:30pm – 10:30pm)
  3. WWE Main Event: 18,020 (5:45pm – 6:45pm)

Most watched on TV3 Plus 1

  1. 3 News: 38,390 (7:00pm – 8:00pm)
  2. I Now Pronounce You Chuck & Larry: 25,270 (9:50pm – 12:20am)
  3. Marmaduke: 21,040 (8:00pm – 9:50pm)

Most watched on SKY Sport 1

  1. ITM Cup Rugby: 48,520 (2:30pm – 4:15pm)
  2. ITM Cup Rugby Post Game: 36,250 (4:15pm – 4:25pm)
  3. Intl Rugby Bledisloe Cup H/L: 28,680 (4:30pm – 4:55pm)

Most watched on SKY Movies 1

  1. Hansel & Gretel Witch Hunters: 62,990 (8:35pm – 10:00pm)
  2. Haywire: 30,220 (6:55pm – 8:25pm)
  3. Cinema Release: 29,620 (8:25pm – 8:30pm)

Most watched on SKY Movies Great

  1. Miss Congeniality: 32,990 (6:40pm – 8:25pm)
  2. Sky Special: 22,480 (8:30pm – 8:30pm)
  3. Air Force One: 19,950 (8:35pm – 10:35pm)

Most watched on SKY Sport 3

  1. IndyCar Series: 19,470 (1:00pm – 6:00pm)

Most watched on TV ONE plus 1

  1. One News: 21,010 (7:00pm – 8:00pm)
  2. New Zealand’s Got Talent: 20,830 (8:35pm – 9:35pm)
  3. Sunday: 18,680 (8:00pm – 8:30pm)

Most watched on Choice TV

  1. The Devil’s Teardrop: 32,370 (8:40pm – 10:25pm)

Most watched on TV2+1

  1. Total Blackout: 37,220 (8:30pm – 9:00pm)
  2. The Middle: 25,650 (8:00pm – 8:30pm)

Head to head

  • One News (6:00pm – 7:00pm): 579,750
  • One News (7:00pm – 8:00pm): 21,010
  • 3 News (6:00pm – 7:00pm): 182,130
  • 3 News (7:00pm – 8:00pm): 38,390

Biggest increases (previous week)

  1. Prime News: PRIME 132350 – up from 67640 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)
  2. Antiques Roadshow: PRIME 138280 – up from 86240 (7:30pm – 8:35pm)
  3. Storage Wars: PRIME 127970 – up from 82220 (7:05pm – 7:30pm)
  4. River Cottage Australia: PRIME 82580 – up from 41430 (8:35pm – 9:40pm)
  5. Outnumbered: PRIME 45660 – up from 17340 (6:25pm – 7:00pm)

Biggest decreases (previous week)

  1. CRC Motorsport: TV3 21430 – down from 60490 (3:00pm – 5:30pm)
  2. 3 News: TV3 182130 – down from 213610 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  3. Betty White’s Off Their Rockers: TV2 151190 – down from 181210 (8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  4. New Zealand’s Got Talent: TV2 63130 – down from 91000 (2:00pm – 3:30pm)
  5. Animal Rescue: TV ONE 55050 – down from 78740 (4:30pm – 5:00pm)

New

  1. A Place to Call Home: TV ONE (8:35pm – 9:35pm)
  2. Last Tango In Halifax: TV ONE (9:35pm – 10:45pm)
  3. Killers: TV2 (8:30pm – 10:30pm)
  4. Crimes That Shook Britain: PRIME (9:45pm – 10:45pm)

Channel Share (All Day)

  • SKY Network: 33.6%
  • TV ONE: 26.5%
  • TV2: 15.6%
  • TV3: 8.4%
  • PRIME: 5%
  • FOUR: 2.5%
  • Other TV Channels: 2.1%
  • TV2+1: 1.6%
  • Choice TV: 1.5%
  • TV3 Plus 1: 1.4%
  • TV ONE plus 1: 0.9%
  • Maori TV: 0.8%

Source: Nielsen Television Audience Measurement, All 5+

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Regan is one of the co-founders of Throng Media.
If they're on, I'm usually watching Game of Thrones, The Killing, 24, Battlestar Galactica, The X Factor, Survivor, Go Girls, and the NRL.
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  • Mike

    I don’t get it honestly how can NZ Got Talent have
    such high ratings?? If I want to watch clowns and dogs doing tricks I will go to
    a circus….I think the X Factor is a far superior show just like 3 News is far
    better than One News and Campbell Live runs rings around Seven Sharp

    My 2c