TV Ratings: 16 March 2014

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Most watched

  1. One News: 683,170 (TV ONE, 6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Sunday: 618,400 (TV ONE, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  3. MasterChef New Zealand: 475,670 (TV ONE, 7:30pm – 8:35pm)
  4. The Jungle Book: 292,490 (TV2, 6:55pm – 8:30pm)
  5. The Blacklist: 290,770 (TV3, 8:30pm – 9:30pm)

Most watched evening (7.30pm – 11pm)

  1. MasterChef New Zealand: 475,670 (TV ONE, 7:30pm – 8:35pm)
  2. The Blacklist: 290,770 (TV3, 8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  3. Marvel’s Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D: 266,450 (TV2, 8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  4. Offspring: 239,180 (TV ONE, 8:35pm – 9:30pm)
  5. Top Gear: 213,980 (PRIME, 7:30pm – 8:50pm)

Most watched daytime (9am – 5pm)

  1. Undercover Boss: 102,780 (TV ONE, 3:00pm – 4:00pm)
  2. Fair Go: 98,580 (TV ONE, 4:00pm – 4:30pm)
  3. Location Location LocationUK: 86,390 (TV ONE, 2:00pm – 3:00pm)
  4. Q + A: 84,790 (TV ONE, 9:00am – 10:00am)
  5. Walk on the Wild Side: 83,760 (TV ONE, 4:30pm – 5:00pm)

Most watched on TV ONE

  1. One News: 683,170 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Sunday: 618,400 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  3. MasterChef New Zealand: 475,670 (7:30pm – 8:35pm)
  4. Offspring: 239,180 (8:35pm – 9:30pm)
  5. Nature’s Great Events: 131,500 (5:00pm – 6:00pm)

Most watched on TV2

  1. The Jungle Book: 292,490 (6:55pm – 8:30pm)
  2. Marvel’s Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D: 266,450 (8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  3. The Tomorrow People: 205,040 (9:30pm – 10:30pm)
  4. Malibu Country: 125,520 (6:25pm – 6:55pm)
  5. Home and Away Omnibus: 120,370 (3:30pm – 5:55pm)

Most watched on TV3

  1. The Blacklist: 290,770 (8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  2. 3 News: 270,530 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  3. The Great Food Race: 163,280 (7:00pm – 8:30pm)
  4. Hawaii Five-O: 144,220 (9:30pm – 10:30pm)
  5. Ice Road Truckers: 103,170 (5:00pm – 6:00pm)

Most watched on FOUR

  1. Glee: 59,180 (7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  2. Survivor Cagayan: 45,850 (6:30pm – 7:30pm)
  3. Barney & Friends: 42,070 (3:00pm – 3:25pm)
  4. Reality Bites: 37,500 (8:30pm – 10:35pm)
  5. Peppa Pig: 34,730 (2:55pm – 3:00pm)

Most watched on PRIME

  1. Top Gear: 213,980 (7:30pm – 8:50pm)
  2. Prime News: 160,200 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)
  3. Rick Stein’s India: 117,810 (8:50pm – 9:50pm)
  4. Storage Wars: 89,920 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  5. Rugby Nation: 78,190 (4:30pm – 5:30pm)

Most watched on the BOX

  1. C.S.I: 29,720 (9:30pm – 10:30pm)
  2. C.S.I: 24,000 (8:30pm – 9:30pm)

Most watched on TV3 Plus 1

  1. The Blacklist: 48,350 (9:30pm – 10:30pm)

Most watched on SKY Sport 1

  1. ANZ Netball: 51,920 (7:20pm – 8:55pm)
  2. ANZ Netball Pre Game: 50,860 (4:00pm – 4:20pm)
  3. ANZ Netball: 47,860 (4:20pm – 5:45pm)
  4. ANZ Netball Post Game: 34,520 (3:40pm – 4:00pm)
  5. ANZ Netball: 32,400 (2:20pm – 3:40pm)

Most watched on SKY Sport 2

  1. NRL: 22,990 (8:30pm – 10:25pm)

Most watched on SKY Sport 3

  1. Super Rugby Replay: 25,030 (8:00am – 9:55am)

Most watched on TV ONE plus 1

  1. Nature’s Great Events: 28,030 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)

Most watched on Choice TV

  1. Monty Halls’ Island Escape: 35,420 (7:05pm – 8:30pm)
  2. James Nesbitt’s Ireland: 28,780 (2:05pm – 2:35pm)
  3. Panda Adventure with Nigel: 26,680 (1:05pm – 2:05pm)
  4. Danny by the Sea: 23,260 (3:35pm – 4:05pm)
  5. Ray Mears Northern Wildern: 23,060 (12:00pm – 1:05pm)

Most watched on SKY Sport 4

  1. Formula 1 Race: 50,600 (6:55pm – 8:55pm)

Most watched on TV2+1

  1. The Tomorrow People: 31,350 (10:30pm – 11:30pm)

Most watched on SKY Movies Premiere

  1. Iron Man 3: 65,190 (8:35pm – 10:40pm)

Most watched on Jones!

  1. To the Manor Born: 39,890 (8:30pm – 9:05pm)
  2. Diagnosis Murder: 24,490 (4:45pm – 5:35pm)
  3. Dr. Quinn Med. Wmn. Movie: 24,410 (3:05pm – 4:35pm)
  4. Father Ted: 24,050 (9:05pm – 9:35pm)
  5. Men Behaving Badly: 23,990 (9:35pm – 10:05pm)

Head to head

  • One News (6:00pm – 7:00pm): 683,170
  • 3 News (6:00pm – 7:00pm): 270,530

Biggest increases (previous week)

  1. The Blacklist: TV3 290770 – up from 228630 (8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  2. The Great Food Race: TV3 163280 – up from 105520 (7:00pm – 8:30pm)
  3. Location Location LocationUK: TV ONE 86390 – up from 29150 (2:00pm – 3:00pm)
  4. Undercover Boss: TV ONE 102780 – up from 56790 (3:00pm – 4:00pm)
  5. Prime News: PRIME 160200 – up from 115530 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)

Biggest decreases (previous week)

  1. Storage Wars: PRIME 89920 – down from 139180 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  2. Super Fun Night: TV2 35040 – down from 74260 (2:30pm – 3:00pm)
  3. 3 News: TV3 270530 – down from 300350 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  4. Marvel’s Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D: TV2 266450 – down from 294210 (8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  5. Scrubs: TV2 40840 – down from 65600 (2:00pm – 2:30pm)

New

  1. Rake: TV ONE (9:30pm – 10:40pm)

Channel Share (All Day)

  • SKY Network: 38.4%
  • TV ONE: 18.6%
  • TV2: 14.6%
  • TV3: 10.1%
  • PRIME: 5.9%
  • Other TV Channels: 2.8%
  • FOUR: 2.5%
  • Choice TV: 2.2%
  • TV2+1: 1.6%
  • TV ONE plus 1: 1.3%
  • TV3 Plus 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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