TV Ratings: 29 May 2014

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Most watched

  1. One News: 700,250 (TV ONE, 6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Highway Patrol: 497,840 (TV2, 8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  3. Police Ten 7: 493,530 (TV2, 7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  4. Shortland Street: 462,390 (TV2, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  5. Seven Sharp: 438,920 (TV ONE, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)

Most watched evening (7.30pm – 11pm)

  1. Highway Patrol: 497,840 (TV2, 8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  2. Police Ten 7: 493,530 (TV2, 7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  3. Inside Claridge’s: 378,720 (TV ONE, 7:30pm – 8:40pm)
  4. Big Fat Gypsy Weddings Luck of Irish: 301,970 (TV ONE, 8:40pm – 9:45pm)
  5. Arrow: 230,010 (TV2, 8:30pm – 9:30pm)

Most watched daytime (9am – 5pm)

  1. ONE News Midday: 164,070 (TV ONE, 12:00pm – 12:30pm)
  2. Dickinson’s Real Deal: 137,690 (TV ONE, 3:00pm – 3:55pm)
  3. Emmerdale: 122,350 (TV ONE, 12:30pm – 1:00pm)
  4. Horace in Slow Motion: 90,390 (TV2, 4:00pm – 4:00pm)
  5. Good Morning: 88,580 (TV ONE, 9:00am – 10:00am)

Most watched on TV ONE

  1. One News: 700,250 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Seven Sharp: 438,920 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  3. Inside Claridge’s: 378,720 (7:30pm – 8:40pm)
  4. Millionaire Hot Seat: 331,670 (5:25pm – 6:00pm)
  5. Big Fat Gypsy Weddings Luck of Irish: 301,970 (8:40pm – 9:45pm)

Most watched on TV2

  1. Highway Patrol: 497,840 (8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  2. Police Ten 7: 493,530 (7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  3. Shortland Street: 462,390 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  4. Arrow: 230,010 (8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  5. Home and Away: 218,950 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)

Most watched on TV3

  1. 3 News: 287,160 (6:00pm – 7:05pm)
  2. Campbell Live: 286,050 (7:05pm – 7:30pm)
  3. House Rules: 210,060 (7:30pm – 8:40pm)
  4. C.S.I: 200,600 (8:40pm – 9:35pm)
  5. The Paul Henry Show: 121,440 (10:30pm – 11:05pm)

Most watched on FOUR

  1. Family Guy: 63,960 (9:00pm – 9:30pm)
  2. The Simpsons: 62,640 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  3. Family Guy: 56,310 (7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  4. Californication: 53,310 (9:30pm – 10:05pm)
  5. Bob’s Burgers: 52,560 (8:30pm – 9:00pm)

Most watched on PRIME

  1. Prime News: 152,730 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)
  2. Deal or No Deal: 92,830 (5:00pm – 5:30pm)
  3. Top Gear Top 40: 75,340 (7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  4. Idris Elba King Of Speed: 68,960 (8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  5. Deal Or No Deal: 47,740 (6:00pm – 6:30pm)

The Crowd Goes Wild: 38,480 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
Most watched on Maori TV

  1. Hunting Aotearoa: 38,900 (9:30pm – 10:00pm)

Most watched on the BOX

  1. CSI Miami: 36,850 (7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  2. Criminal Minds: 27,870 (9:35pm – 10:30pm)

Most watched on Choice TV

  1. Secret Meat Business: 41,890 (4:30pm – 5:00pm)
  2. Holmes Makes It Right: 31,960 (5:00pm – 6:00pm)

Most watched on TV2+1

  1. I’m In The Band: 34,990 (5:00pm – 5:30pm)
  2. Horace in Slow Motion: 34,450 (5:00pm – 5:00pm)
  3. Highway Patrol: 33,240 (9:00pm – 9:30pm)
  4. Police Ten 7: 30,770 (8:30pm – 9:00pm)
  5. Home and Away: 30,300 (6:30pm – 7:00pm)

Most watched on SKY Movies Premiere

  1. The Lone Ranger: 33,000 (8:35pm – 10:55pm)

Most watched on Vibe

  1. Judge Judy: 29,370 (5:00pm – 5:30pm)

Most watched on Jones!

  1. Matlock: 35,200 (4:05pm – 4:55pm)
  2. Hawaii Five-O: 34,400 (3:15pm – 4:05pm)
  3. Dad’s Army: 31,180 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  4. Gunsmoke: 29,310 (2:25pm – 3:15pm)

Most watched on Crime and Investigation

  1. Motorway Cops: 34,920 (9:30pm – 10:40pm)

Head to head

  • Breakfast (6:00am – 6:30am): 59,320
  • Breakfast (6:30am – 7:00am): 116,780
  • Breakfast (7:00am – 8:00am): 202,530
  • Breakfast (8:00am – 9:00am): 171,170
  • ONE News Midday (12:00pm – 12:30pm): 164,070
  • One News (6:00pm – 7:00pm): 700,250
  • 3 News (6:00pm – 7:05pm): 287,160
  • Seven Sharp (7:00pm – 7:30pm): 438,920
  • Campbell Live (7:05pm – 7:30pm): 286,050
  • Tonight (10:45pm – 11:20pm): 114,930
  • The Paul Henry Show (10:30pm – 11:05pm): 121,440

Biggest increases (previous week)

  1. One News: TV ONE 700250 – up from 605370 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Campbell Live: TV3 286050 – up from 199200 (7:05pm – 7:30pm)
  3. Millionaire Hot Seat: TV ONE 331670 – up from 246210 (5:25pm – 6:00pm)
  4. Arrow: TV2 230010 – up from 160580 (8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  5. Seven Sharp: TV ONE 438920 – up from 389420 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)

Biggest decreases (previous week)

  1. C.S.I: TV3 200600 – down from 251180 (8:40pm – 9:35pm)
  2. Reign: PRIME 35690 – down from 71240 (9:30pm – 10:30pm)
  3. According to Jim: TV2 29030 – down from 48870 (3:00pm – 3:30pm)
  4. The Biggest Loser: TV3 42290 – down from 61070 (5:00pm – 6:00pm)
  5. Angry Birds Toons: TV2 46180 – down from 64470 (3:30pm – 3:35pm)

New

  1. Big Fat Gypsy Weddings Luck of Irish: TV ONE (8:40pm – 9:45pm)
  2. 20/20: TV2 (9:30pm – 10:30pm)
  3. Top Gear Top 40: PRIME (7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  4. Idris Elba King Of Speed: PRIME (8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  5. Hunting Aotearoa: Maori TV (9:30pm – 10:00pm)

Channel Share (All Day)

  • SKY Network: 30.6%
  • TV ONE: 27.8%
  • TV2: 15.5%
  • TV3: 10.1%
  • Other TV Channels: 3.7%
  • PRIME: 3.5%
  • FOUR: 3.3%
  • Choice TV: 1.7%
  • TV2+1: 1.5%
  • TV ONE plus 1: 1.1%
  • TV3 Plus 1: 0.6%
  • Maori TV: 0.4%

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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