TV Ratings: 18 December 2013

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Most watched

  1. One News: 512,860 (TV ONE, 6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Seven Sharp: 363,700 (TV ONE, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  3. Elf: 320,950 (TV2, 7:30pm – 9:25pm)
  4. Family Secret: 248,570 (TV3, 7:35pm – 8:05pm)
  5. Campbell Live: 246,100 (TV3, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)

Most watched evening (7.30pm – 11pm)

  1. Elf: 320,950 (TV2, 7:30pm – 9:25pm)
  2. Family Secret: 248,570 (TV3, 7:35pm – 8:05pm)
  3. The Life and Times of Temuera Morrison: 221,600 (TV ONE, 7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  4. Prison Families: 210,520 (TV3, 8:05pm – 8:35pm)
  5. The Life and Times of Temuera Morrison: 193,690 (TV ONE, 8:00pm – 8:30pm)

Most watched daytime (9am – 5pm)

  1. Emmerdale: 83,260 (TV ONE, 12:30pm – 12:55pm)
  2. ONE News Midday: 82,620 (TV ONE, 12:00pm – 12:30pm)
  3. Emmerdale: 79,830 (TV ONE, 1:00pm – 1:30pm)
  4. Dickinson’s Real Deal: 79,620 (TV ONE, 3:00pm – 3:55pm)
  5. 8 Simple Rules: 78,670 (TV2, 4:30pm – 5:00pm)

Most watched on TV ONE

  1. One News: 512,860 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Seven Sharp: 363,700 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  3. The Life and Times of Temuera Morrison: 221,600 (7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  4. Millionaire Hot Seat: 220,960 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)
  5. The Life and Times of Temuera Morrison: 193,690 (8:00pm – 8:30pm)

Most watched on TV2

  1. Elf: 320,950 (7:30pm – 9:25pm)
  2. Police Ten 7: 193,810 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  3. Michael McIntyre: 167,120 (9:25pm – 10:35pm)
  4. The War at Home: 89,240 (6:30pm – 7:00pm)
  5. Ben 10 Omniverse: 82,050 (7:50am – 8:15am)

Most watched on TV3

  1. Family Secret: 248,570 (7:35pm – 8:05pm)
  2. Campbell Live: 246,100 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  3. Prison Families: 210,520 (8:05pm – 8:35pm)
  4. 3 News: 186,360 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  5. 3rd Degree: 169,770 (8:35pm – 9:35pm)

Most watched on FOUR

  1. Peppa Pig: 44,060 (9:30am – 9:35am)
  2. Bring It On Fight To The Finish: 43,890 (8:30pm – 10:40pm)
  3. Monsuno Combat Chaos: 43,860 (7:55am – 8:20am)
  4. Wonder Pets: 42,930 (9:35am – 10:00am)
  5. Chuggington: 38,310 (8:20am – 8:30am)

Most watched on PRIME

  1. Customs: 146,370 (8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  2. Storage Wars Texas: 112,680 (7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  3. Prime News: 100,610 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)
  4. Deal or No Deal: 80,030 (5:00pm – 5:30pm)
  5. Paul Merton’s Adventures: 75,340 (8:35pm – 9:30pm)

The Crowd Goes Wild: 58,930 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
Most watched on the BOX

  1. NCIS: 60,090 (8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  2. CSI Miami: 40,490 (7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  3. Law & Order Criminal Intent: 35,510 (9:30pm – 10:30pm)
  4. The Simpsons: 29,710 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  5. C.S.I.: 20,840 (12:15pm – 1:05pm)

Most watched on TV3 Plus 1

  1. Family Secret: 20,770 (8:35pm – 9:05pm)

Most watched on SKY Movies Great

  1. The Chronicles of Riddick: 21,390 (6:30pm – 8:25pm)

Most watched on Choice TV

  1. American Restoration: 34,920 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  2. Natural World: 26,220 (7:30pm – 8:40pm)
  3. Candice Tells All: 23,880 (5:00pm – 5:30pm)
  4. The Hook & The Cook: 22,320 (9:20pm – 9:55pm)

Most watched on TV2+1

  1. Elf: 36,310 (8:30pm – 10:25pm)
  2. Michael McIntyre: 23,110 (10:25pm – 11:35pm)

Head to head

  • Breakfast (6:00am – 6:30am): 64,090
  • Breakfast (6:30am – 7:00am): 104,970
  • Breakfast (7:00am – 7:55am): 126,400
  • Breakfast (8:00am – 9:00am): 92,460
  • 3 News Firstline (6:30am – 8:30am): 35,790
  • ONE News Midday (12:00pm – 12:30pm): 82,620
  • 3 News at 12 (12:00pm – 12:30pm): 32,910
  • One News (6:00pm – 7:00pm): 512,860
  • 3 News (6:00pm – 7:00pm): 186,360
  • Seven Sharp (7:00pm – 7:30pm): 363,700
  • Campbell Live (7:00pm – 7:30pm): 246,100
  • Tonight (10:40pm – 11:10pm): 86,590
  • Nightline (10:35pm – 11:15pm): 91,060

Biggest increases (previous week)

  1. Seven Sharp: TV ONE 363700 – up from 280930 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  2. Storage Wars Texas: PRIME 112680 – up from 49610 (7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  3. Family Secret: TV3 248570 – up from 195150 (7:35pm – 8:05pm)
  4. Deal or No Deal: PRIME 80030 – up from 45460 (5:00pm – 5:30pm)
  5. The Crowd Goes Wild: PRIME 58930 – up from 26590 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)

Biggest decreases (previous week)

  1. 3 News: TV3 186360 – down from 269190 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Breakfast: TV ONE 92460 – down from 139490 (8:00am – 9:00am)
  3. Breakfast: TV ONE 126400 – down from 161080 (7:00am – 7:55am)
  4. Prison Families: TV3 210520 – down from 236590 (8:05pm – 8:35pm)
  5. Tonight: TV ONE 86590 – down from 110510 (10:40pm – 11:10pm)

New

  1. The Life and Times of Temuera Morrison: TV ONE (7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  2. Dear John: TV ONE (8:30pm – 10:40pm)
  3. Elf: TV2 (7:30pm – 9:25pm)
  4. Michael McIntyre: TV2 (9:25pm – 10:35pm)

Channel Share (All Day)

  • SKY Network: 33.4%
  • TV ONE: 23%
  • TV2: 14.6%
  • TV3: 12.3%
  • PRIME: 4.7%
  • FOUR: 3.5%
  • Choice TV: 2.3%
  • Other TV Channels: 1.7%
  • TV2+1: 1.6%
  • TV3 Plus 1: 1.2%
  • TV ONE plus 1: 1.1%
  • Maori TV: 0.2%

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 Walking Dead, 24, Battlestar Galactica, The X Factor, Survivor, House of Cards, Mad Men and the NRL.
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