TV Ratings: 18 May 2014

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Most watched

  1. One News: 785,940 (TV ONE, 6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Sunday: 583,790 (TV ONE, 7:00pm – 8:00pm)
  3. Topp Country: 459,250 (TV ONE, 8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  4. Broadchurch: 395,340 (TV ONE, 8:30pm – 9:35pm)
  5. The Voice Australia: 309,900 (TV2, 7:00pm – 8:35pm)

Most watched evening (7.30pm – 11pm)

  1. Topp Country: 459,250 (TV ONE, 8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  2. Broadchurch: 395,340 (TV ONE, 8:30pm – 9:35pm)
  3. Mr Selfridge: 240,860 (TV ONE, 9:35pm – 10:30pm)
  4. The Blacklist: 227,060 (TV3, 8:35pm – 9:35pm)
  5. Marvel’s Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D: 203,900 (TV2, 8:35pm – 9:35pm)

Most watched daytime (9am – 5pm)

  1. Pretty Little Liars: 90,640 (TV2, 12:00pm – 1:05pm)
  2. Trophy Wife: 88,060 (TV2, 3:05pm – 3:35pm)
  3. Super Fun Night: 75,340 (TV2, 2:35pm – 3:05pm)
  4. Q + A: 70,250 (TV ONE, 9:00am – 10:00am)
  5. Shortland Street Omnibus: 67,830 (TV2, 10:00am – 12:00pm)

Most watched on TV ONE

  1. One News: 785,940 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Sunday: 583,790 (7:00pm – 8:00pm)
  3. Topp Country: 459,250 (8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  4. Broadchurch: 395,340 (8:30pm – 9:35pm)
  5. Planet Dinosaur: 304,140 (5:25pm – 6:00pm)

Most watched on TV2

  1. The Voice Australia: 309,900 (7:00pm – 8:35pm)
  2. Marvel’s Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D: 203,900 (8:35pm – 9:35pm)
  3. Hart of Dixie: 114,110 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  4. Home and Away Omnibus: 109,180 (3:35pm – 6:00pm)
  5. The Tomorrow People: 95,570 (9:35pm – 10:35pm)

Most watched on TV3

  1. 3 News: 281,950 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. The Blacklist: 227,060 (8:35pm – 9:35pm)
  3. House Rules: 186,280 (7:00pm – 8:35pm)
  4. Hawaii Five-O: 128,120 (9:35pm – 10:30pm)
  5. The Simpsons: 94,490 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)

Most watched on FOUR

  1. The Beach: 42,080 (8:30pm – 11:00pm)
  2. The X’s: 40,940 (7:50am – 8:15am)
  3. Survivor Cagayan: 38,860 (6:30pm – 7:30pm)
  4. Rugrats: 38,090 (8:15am – 8:40am)
  5. Glee: 35,820 (7:30pm – 8:30pm)

Most watched on PRIME

  1. Storage Wars: 183,750 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  2. Antiques Roadshow: 170,390 (7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  3. Prime Presents..: 135,620 (8:30pm – 9:35pm)
  4. Prime News: 108,420 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)
  5. Ross Kemp Extreme World: 53,920 (9:35pm – 10:35pm)

Most watched on Maori TV

  1. Pan’s Labyrinth: 29,140 (9:30pm – 11:30pm)

Most watched on the BOX

  1. C.S.I: 43,550 (8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  2. C.S.I: 36,580 (9:30pm – 10:30pm)

Most watched on TV3 Plus 1

  1. The Blacklist: 28,940 (9:35pm – 10:35pm)
  2. House Rules: 25,010 (8:00pm – 9:35pm)

Most watched on SKY Sport 1

  1. Super Rugby Post Game: 24,310 (7:50pm – 8:00pm)

Most watched on SKY Sport 2

  1. NRL: 124,540 (4:05pm – 5:55pm)
  2. NRL Pre Game: 55,830 (3:30pm – 4:05pm)
  3. NRL Under 20: 28,400 (1:45pm – 3:25pm)

Most watched on SKY Movies Great

  1. X-Men: 26,940 (8:35pm – 10:15pm)

Most watched on SKY Sport 3

  1. ANZ Netball: 44,830 (7:20pm – 8:55pm)
  2. ANZ Netball Pre Game: 39,520 (7:00pm – 7:20pm)

Most watched on TV ONE plus 1

  1. Broadchurch: 45,470 (9:30pm – 10:35pm)
  2. Nature’s Weirdest Events: 24,940 (5:10pm – 6:20pm)

Most watched on Choice TV

  1. Clodagh’s Irish Food Trails: 38,910 (3:25pm – 3:55pm)
  2. The Boat That Guy Built: 37,050 (4:55pm – 5:30pm)
  3. Timothy Spall SomewhereAtSea: 34,580 (4:25pm – 4:55pm)
  4. Food Culture: 32,130 (3:55pm – 4:25pm)
  5. World Of Stonehenge: 27,740 (5:30pm – 6:30pm)

Most watched on TV2+1

  1. The Voice Australia: 66,200 (8:00pm – 9:35pm)
  2. Hart of Dixie: 40,830 (7:00pm – 8:00pm)
  3. Marvel’s Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D: 34,090 (9:35pm – 10:35pm)
  4. The Tomorrow People: 24,280 (10:35pm – 11:35pm)

Most watched on SKY Movies Premiere

  1. World War Z: 79,840 (8:35pm – 10:30pm)
  2. This is 40: 26,390 (6:20pm – 8:30pm)

Most watched on Crime and Investigation

  1. Jail: 32,620 (6:30pm – 7:00pm)

Head to head

  • One News (6:00pm – 7:00pm): 785,940
  • 3 News (6:00pm – 7:00pm): 281,950

Biggest increases (previous week)

  1. One News: TV ONE 785940 – up from 628420 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Storage Wars: PRIME 183750 – up from 92120 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  3. Antiques Roadshow: PRIME 170390 – up from 90840 (7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  4. Planet Dinosaur: TV ONE 304140 – up from 229530 (5:25pm – 6:00pm)
  5. Hawaii Five-O: TV3 128120 – up from 84490 (9:35pm – 10:30pm)

Biggest decreases (previous week)

  1. Topp Country: TV ONE 459250 – down from 560790 (8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  2. Broadchurch: TV ONE 395340 – down from 480750 (8:30pm – 9:35pm)
  3. Fair Go: TV ONE 67250 – down from 147790 (3:40pm – 4:10pm)
  4. Prime News: PRIME 108420 – down from 180950 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)
  5. Nature’s Weirdest Events: TV ONE 142920 – down from 197730 (4:10pm – 5:20pm)

New

  1. Prime Presents..: PRIME (8:30pm – 9:35pm)

Channel Share (All Day)

  • SKY Network: 33.7%
  • TV ONE: 22.5%
  • TV2: 14.6%
  • TV3: 9%
  • PRIME: 5.4%
  • Other TV Channels: 3.3%
  • FOUR: 2.9%
  • TV2+1: 2.5%
  • Choice TV: 2.3%
  • TV3 Plus 1: 1.5%
  • TV ONE plus 1: 1.5%
  • 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 Walking Dead, 24, Battlestar Galactica, The X Factor, Survivor, House of Cards, Mad Men and the NRL.
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  • GP

    Sunday night is great tv watching at the moment. Both “Broadchurch” and “Blacklist” were really gripping last night.