TV Ratings: 21 January 2014

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Most watched

  1. One News: 645,770 (TV ONE, 6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Shortland Street: 452,680 (TV2, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  3. Surveillance Oz: 438,850 (TV ONE, 7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  4. Australia’s Deadliest: 409,960 (TV ONE, 8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  5. Border Security: 409,780 (TV ONE, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)

Most watched evening (7.30pm – 11pm)

  1. Surveillance Oz: 438,850 (TV ONE, 7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  2. Australia’s Deadliest: 409,960 (TV ONE, 8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  3. NCIS: 265,360 (TV3, 8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  4. The Block All Stars: 260,810 (TV3, 7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  5. Kangaroo Dundee: 242,800 (TV ONE, 8:30pm – 9:35pm)

Most watched daytime (9am – 5pm)

  1. ONE News Midday: 136,010 (TV ONE, 12:00pm – 12:30pm)
  2. Emmerdale: 98,940 (TV ONE, 12:30pm – 1:00pm)
  3. 8 Simple Rules: 93,490 (TV2, 4:35pm – 5:00pm)
  4. Bob the Builder: 81,050 (FOUR, 9:00am – 9:10am)
  5. The Chase: 77,950 (TV ONE, 9:30am – 10:30am)

Most watched on TV ONE

  1. One News: 645,770 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Surveillance Oz: 438,850 (7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  3. Australia’s Deadliest: 409,960 (8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  4. Border Security: 409,780 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  5. Kangaroo Dundee: 242,800 (8:30pm – 9:35pm)

Most watched on TV2

  1. Shortland Street: 452,680 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  2. Betty White’s Off Their Rockers: 221,250 (7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  3. Fool’s Gold: 176,030 (8:35pm – 10:50pm)
  4. World’s Craziest Fools: 152,260 (8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  5. Neighbours: 129,670 (6:30pm – 7:00pm)

Most watched on TV3

  1. NCIS: 265,360 (8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  2. 3 News: 265,280 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  3. The Block All Stars: 260,810 (7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  4. NCIS: Los Angeles: 205,810 (9:30pm – 10:25pm)
  5. Bondi Vet: 123,140 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)

Most watched on FOUR

  1. Bob the Builder: 81,050 (9:00am – 9:10am)
  2. Peppa Pig: 77,440 (9:20am – 9:25am)
  3. Peppa Pig: 77,440 (9:25am – 9:30am)
  4. Thomas & Friends: 77,440 (9:10am – 9:20am)
  5. Bananas in Pyjamas: 71,240 (8:50am – 9:00am)

Most watched on PRIME

  1. Downton Abbey: 196,180 (8:30pm – 10:35pm)
  2. Prime News: 168,280 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)
  3. Deal or No Deal: 84,390 (5:00pm – 5:30pm)
  4. 60 Minutes: 83,750 (7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  5. QI: 68,640 (10:35pm – 11:10pm)

The Crowd Goes Wild: 31,080 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
Most watched on Maori TV

  1. The Prophets: 28,420 (8:00pm – 8:30pm)

Most watched on the BOX

  1. CSI Miami: 49,660 (7:30pm – 8:30pm)

Most watched on TV ONE plus 1

  1. Border Security: 29,660 (8:00pm – 8:30pm)

Most watched on Choice TV

  1. Auction Hunters: 62,310 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  2. World’s Greenest Homes: 43,770 (9:35pm – 10:05pm)
  3. Nick Knowles’ Original Features: 33,220 (8:35pm – 9:30pm)
  4. Off the Eaten Track: 32,490 (11:30am – 12:00pm)
  5. The Apartment Style Edition: 31,700 (7:30pm – 8:30pm)

Most watched on SKY Sport 4

  1. Australian Open Tennis: 42,550 (1:00pm – 9:15pm)
  2. Australian Open Tennis: 31,980 (9:15pm – 2:00am)

Most watched on TV2+1

  1. Shortland Street: 49,580 (8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  2. Betty White’s Off Their Rockers: 32,280 (8:30pm – 9:00pm)
  3. Fool’s Gold: 26,650 (9:35pm – 11:50pm)

Most watched on Vibe

  1. Judge Judy: 27,060 (5:15pm – 5:40pm)
  2. Judge Judy: 26,450 (4:50pm – 5:15pm)

Most watched on Crime and Investigation

  1. Outback Coroner: 31,950 (2:30pm – 3:30pm)
  2. Lt. Joe Kenda Homicide H: 29,010 (1:30pm – 2:30pm)
  3. Mapping Murder: 27,940 (1:00pm – 1:30pm)
  4. On The Case: 26,630 (3:35pm – 4:35pm)

Head to head

  • Breakfast (6:00am – 6:25am): 38,870
  • Breakfast (6:30am – 7:00am): 80,860
  • Breakfast (7:00am – 7:55am): 124,040
  • Breakfast (8:00am – 9:00am): 111,290
  • ONE News Midday (12:00pm – 12:30pm): 136,010
  • One News (6:00pm – 7:00pm): 645,770
  • 3 News (6:00pm – 7:00pm): 265,280
  • 3 News (10:25pm – 11:05pm): 88,910
  • Tonight (10:35pm – 11:05pm): 144,710

Biggest increases (previous week)

  1. One News: TV ONE 645770 – up from 587300 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. America’s Funniest HV: TV2 94640 – up from 47080 (5:00pm – 5:30pm)
  3. Prime News: PRIME 168280 – up from 121400 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)
  4. 8 Simple Rules: TV2 93490 – up from 59860 (4:35pm – 5:00pm)
  5. The Chase: TV ONE 77950 – up from 45110 (9:30am – 10:30am)

Biggest decreases (previous week)

  1. Shortland Street: TV2 452680 – down from 501910 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  2. Border Security: TV ONE 409780 – down from 437850 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  3. Tonight: TV ONE 144710 – down from 164180 (10:35pm – 11:05pm)
  4. Southland: TV ONE 51860 – down from 63200 (11:05pm – 12:00am)
  5. Bondi Vet: TV3 123140 – down from 132920 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)

New

  1. Surveillance Oz: TV ONE (7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  2. Australia’s Deadliest: TV ONE (8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  3. Kangaroo Dundee: TV ONE (8:30pm – 9:35pm)
  4. Secrets Of The Shoplifters: TV ONE (9:35pm – 10:35pm)
  5. Betty White’s Off Their Rockers: TV2 (7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  6. World’s Craziest Fools: TV2 (8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  7. Fool’s Gold: TV2 (8:35pm – 10:50pm)
  8. Downton Abbey: PRIME (8:30pm – 10:35pm)
  9. The Prophets: Maori TV (8:00pm – 8:30pm)

Channel Share (All Day)

  • SKY Network: 35%
  • TV ONE: 22.1%
  • TV3: 11.7%
  • TV2: 11.2%
  • PRIME: 6%
  • Choice TV: 3.4%
  • FOUR: 3.4%
  • Other TV Channels: 2.3%
  • TV2+1: 1.5%
  • TV ONE plus 1: 1.5%
  • TV3 Plus 1: 1.1%
  • Maori TV: 0.5%

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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