TV Ratings: 2 March 2014

Most watched

  1. One News: 617,610 (TV ONE, 6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Sunday: 582,620 (TV ONE, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  3. MasterChef New Zealand: 436,050 (TV ONE, 7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  4. Marvel’s Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D: 280,470 (TV2, 8:30pm – 9:35pm)
  5. The Blacklist: 245,490 (TV3, 8:30pm – 9:30pm)

Most watched evening (7.30pm – 11pm)

  1. MasterChef New Zealand: 436,050 (TV ONE, 7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  2. Marvel’s Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D: 280,470 (TV2, 8:30pm – 9:35pm)
  3. The Blacklist: 245,490 (TV3, 8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  4. The Tomorrow People: 225,790 (TV2, 9:35pm – 10:35pm)
  5. Offspring: 218,820 (TV ONE, 8:30pm – 9:30pm)

Most watched daytime (9am – 5pm)

  1. Shortland Street Omnibus: 85,590 (TV2, 10:00am – 12:05pm)
  2. Fair Go: 84,800 (TV ONE, 4:00pm – 4:30pm)
  3. Undercover Boss: 82,730 (TV ONE, 3:05pm – 4:00pm)
  4. Walk on the Wild Side: 77,290 (TV ONE, 4:30pm – 5:00pm)
  5. Twisted: 76,930 (TV2, 1:05pm – 2:00pm)

Most watched on TV ONE

  1. One News: 617,610 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Sunday: 582,620 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  3. MasterChef New Zealand: 436,050 (7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  4. Offspring: 218,820 (8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  5. Nature’s Great Events: 133,840 (5:00pm – 6:00pm)

Most watched on TV2

  1. Marvel’s Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D: 280,470 (8:30pm – 9:35pm)
  2. The Tomorrow People: 225,790 (9:35pm – 10:35pm)
  3. Hoodwinked: 219,640 (6:55pm – 8:30pm)
  4. Malibu Country: 143,890 (6:25pm – 6:55pm)
  5. America’s Funniest Home Videos: 105,530 (5:55pm – 6:25pm)

Most watched on TV3

  1. The Blacklist: 245,490 (8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  2. 3 News: 209,870 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  3. The Great Food Race: 158,020 (7:00pm – 8:30pm)
  4. Hawaii Five-O: 108,120 (9:30pm – 10:30pm)
  5. Ice Road Truckers: 93,790 (5:00pm – 6:00pm)

Most watched on FOUR

  1. The Big Lebowski: 52,200 (9:30pm – 11:55pm)
  2. Survivor Cagayan: 49,890 (6:30pm – 8:30pm)
  3. Glee: 47,710 (8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  4. Sabrina The Teenage Witch: 41,810 (6:00pm – 6:30pm)
  5. Rocket Power: 34,680 (8:35am – 9:00am)

Most watched on PRIME

  1. Top Gear: 172,490 (7:30pm – 8:50pm)
  2. Prime News: 135,480 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)
  3. Storage Wars: 130,970 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  4. Rick Stein’s India: 118,630 (8:50pm – 9:50pm)
  5. Battle of Britain: 48,780 (2:30pm – 4:30pm)

Most watched on Maori TV

  1. Restoring Hope: 26,630 (8:30pm – 9:30pm)

Most watched on the BOX

  1. WWE Main Event: 22,700 (5:45pm – 6:45pm)

Most watched on TV3 Plus 1

  1. The Blacklist: 26,210 (9:30pm – 10:30pm)

Most watched on SKY Sport 1

  1. ANZ Netball Post Game: 41,280 (3:45pm – 4:00pm)
  2. ANZ Netball: 37,910 (4:20pm – 5:45pm)
  3. ANZ Netball: 35,780 (7:20pm – 8:45pm)
  4. ANZ Netball Pre Game: 26,440 (4:00pm – 4:20pm)
  5. ANZ Netball Pre Game: 21,940 (7:00pm – 7:20pm)

Most watched on SKY Sport 2

  1. LPGA Golf: 20,730 (4:30pm – 9:15pm)

Most watched on TV ONE plus 1

  1. Fair Go: 38,110 (5:00pm – 5:30pm)
  2. Undercover Boss: 31,800 (4:05pm – 5:00pm)
  3. Offspring: 31,390 (9:30pm – 10:30pm)
  4. MasterChef New Zealand: 30,280 (8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  5. One News: 20,560 (7:00pm – 8:00pm)

Most watched on Choice TV

  1. Monty Halls’ Island Escape: 35,050 (7:05pm – 8:25pm)
  2. Panda Adventure with Nigel: 29,710 (1:00pm – 2:00pm)
  3. Sicily with Aldo & Enzo: 26,080 (4:00pm – 4:30pm)
  4. Natural World: 24,280 (12:00pm – 1:00pm)
  5. James Nesbitt’s Ireland: 23,840 (2:00pm – 2:30pm)

Most watched on TV2+1

  1. The Tomorrow People: 32,180 (10:35pm – 11:35pm)
  2. Marvel’s Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D: 27,240 (9:30pm – 10:35pm)
  3. Twisted: 23,950 (2:05pm – 3:00pm)
  4. America’s Funniest Home Videos: 22,210 (6:55pm – 7:25pm)
  5. Back at the Barnyard: 21,670 (8:35am – 9:00am)

Most watched on SKY Movies Premiere

  1. Parker: 47,690 (8:35pm – 10:30pm)

Most watched on Jones!

  1. To the Manor Born: 33,550 (8:30pm – 9:05pm)
  2. Bergerac: 26,050 (7:30pm – 8:25pm)
  3. Father Ted: 24,190 (9:05pm – 9:35pm)

Head to head

  • One News (6:00pm – 7:00pm): 617,610
  • One News (7:00pm – 8:00pm): 20,560
  • 3 News (6:00pm – 7:00pm): 209,870

Biggest increases (previous week)

  1. Malibu Country: TV2 143890 – up from 75710 (6:25pm – 6:55pm)
  2. America’s Funniest Home Videos: TV2 105530 – up from 58060 (5:55pm – 6:25pm)
  3. Hawaii Five-O: TV3 108120 – up from 65210 (9:30pm – 10:30pm)
  4. Walk on the Wild Side: TV ONE 77290 – up from 37900 (4:30pm – 5:00pm)
  5. One Born Every Minute: TV ONE 63750 – up from 26770 (10:30pm – 11:30pm)

Biggest decreases (previous week)

  1. 3 News: TV3 209870 – down from 310980 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Marvel’s Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D: TV2 280470 – down from 367970 (8:30pm – 9:35pm)
  3. The Tomorrow People: TV2 225790 – down from 302250 (9:35pm – 10:35pm)
  4. MasterChef New Zealand: TV ONE 436050 – down from 491960 (7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  5. Top Gear: PRIME 172490 – down from 207580 (7:30pm – 8:50pm)

New

  1. Rick Stein’s India: PRIME (8:50pm – 9:50pm)
  2. Restoring Hope: Maori TV (8:30pm – 9:30pm)

Channel Share (All Day)

  • SKY Network: 35.4%
  • TV ONE: 18.2%
  • TV2: 16.4%
  • TV3: 8.8%
  • PRIME: 6.3%
  • FOUR: 3.7%
  • Other TV Channels: 2.8%
  • Choice TV: 2.5%
  • TV2+1: 2.4%
  • TV ONE plus 1: 1.6%
  • TV3 Plus 1: 1%
  • Maori TV: 0.7%

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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