TV Ratings: 4 May 2014

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Most watched

  1. One News: 687,380 (TV ONE, 6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Sunday: 637,870 (TV ONE, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  3. MasterChef New Zealand: 586,740 (TV ONE, 7:35pm – 9:35pm)
  4. Planet Dinosaur: 289,100 (TV ONE, 5:25pm – 6:00pm)
  5. 3 News: 288,890 (TV3, 6:00pm – 7:00pm)

Most watched evening (7.30pm – 11pm)

  1. MasterChef New Zealand: 586,740 (TV ONE, 7:35pm – 9:35pm)
  2. Mr Selfridge: 241,150 (TV ONE, 9:35pm – 10:35pm)
  3. The Blacklist: 223,470 (TV3, 8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  4. Kevin’s Grand Design: 179,900 (TV3, 7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  5. Marvel’s Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D: 172,200 (TV2, 8:30pm – 9:35pm)

Most watched daytime (9am – 5pm)

  1. Q + A: 68,180 (TV ONE, 9:00am – 10:00am)
  2. CRC Motorsport: 64,710 (TV3, 3:05pm – 4:15pm)
  3. Fanboy & ChumChum: 61,210 (FOUR, 9:05am – 9:30am)
  4. Shortland Street Omnibus: 59,340 (TV2, 10:00am – 12:05pm)
  5. Davey Hughes Untamed: 59,320 (PRIME, 2:00pm – 2:30pm)

Most watched on TV ONE

  1. One News: 687,380 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Sunday: 637,870 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  3. MasterChef New Zealand: 586,740 (7:35pm – 9:35pm)
  4. Planet Dinosaur: 289,100 (5:25pm – 6:00pm)
  5. Mr Selfridge: 241,150 (9:35pm – 10:35pm)

Most watched on TV2

  1. Finding Nemo: 239,110 (6:30pm – 8:30pm)
  2. Marvel’s Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D: 172,200 (8:30pm – 9:35pm)
  3. The Tomorrow People: 127,240 (9:35pm – 10:35pm)
  4. America’s Funniest Home Videos: 116,250 (6:00pm – 6:30pm)
  5. Home and Away Omnibus: 71,110 (3:35pm – 6:00pm)

Most watched on TV3

  1. 3 News: 288,890 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. The Blacklist: 223,470 (8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  3. Kevin’s Grand Design: 179,900 (7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  4. The Simpsons: 155,920 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  5. Hawaii Five-O: 126,960 (9:30pm – 10:25pm)

Most watched on FOUR

  1. Cocoon The Retutn: 74,350 (8:30pm – 11:00pm)
  2. Glee: 71,390 (7:35pm – 8:30pm)
  3. Fanboy & ChumChum: 61,210 (9:05am – 9:30am)
  4. Survivor Cagayan: 56,410 (6:35pm – 7:35pm)
  5. Sticky TV Omnibus: 55,090 (9:30am – 12:05pm)

Most watched on PRIME

  1. Storage Wars: 141,500 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  2. Antiques Roadshow: 140,770 (7:30pm – 8:35pm)
  3. Prime News: 122,980 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)
  4. Wild Brazil: 79,590 (8:35pm – 9:40pm)
  5. Rugby Nation: 77,950 (4:30pm – 5:30pm)

Most watched on Maori TV

  1. Mongol: 32,480 (9:30pm – 11:35pm)

Most watched on the BOX

  1. Raw: 29,340 (2:55pm – 5:45pm)
  2. We’re the Fugawis: 27,930 (2:30pm – 2:55pm)
  3. C.S.I: 26,460 (8:30pm – 9:30pm)

Most watched on TV3 Plus 1

  1. 3rd Degree: 41,090 (12:40pm – 12:55pm)
  2. 3rd Degree: 39,090 (12:55pm – 1:30pm)
  3. The Blacklist: 30,500 (9:30pm – 10:30pm)

Most watched on SKY Sport 1

  1. ANZ Netball: 46,950 (7:20pm – 8:55pm)
  2. ANZ Netball Pre Game: 41,450 (7:00pm – 7:20pm)
  3. ANZ Netball: 37,240 (2:20pm – 3:45pm)
  4. ANZ Netball: 35,180 (4:20pm – 5:45pm)
  5. Super Rugby Replay: 28,680 (8:00am – 10:00am)

Most watched on TV ONE plus 1

  1. One News: 49,950 (7:00pm – 8:00pm)
  2. MasterChef New Zealand: 42,870 (8:35pm – 10:35pm)
  3. Sunday: 29,290 (8:00pm – 8:30pm)

Most watched on Choice TV

  1. Clodagh’s Irish Food Trails: 48,710 (3:25pm – 4:00pm)
  2. Paul & Nick’s Big Food Trip: 42,980 (4:00pm – 4:30pm)
  3. Gourmet Farmer: 36,310 (6:55pm – 7:25pm)
  4. Better Man: 29,970 (8:35pm – 9:45pm)
  5. Carter Can: 28,120 (2:00pm – 2:30pm)

Most watched on TV2+1

  1. Back at the Barnyard: 37,850 (8:35am – 9:00am)
  2. The Tomorrow People: 36,880 (10:35pm – 11:35pm)
  3. Amusement: 26,530 (11:35pm – 1:10am)
  4. Marvel’s Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D: 25,850 (9:30pm – 10:35pm)

Most watched on SKY Movies Premiere

  1. Cinema Release: 26,410 (8:25pm – 8:30pm)
  2. All Access: 26,410 (8:30pm – 8:30pm)

Most watched on Crime and Investigation

  1. Crimes That Shook Australia: 30,390 (7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  2. Killer Profile: 27,860 (9:30pm – 10:25pm)

Head to head

  • One News (6:00pm – 7:00pm): 687,380
  • One News (7:00pm – 8:00pm): 49,950
  • 3 News (6:00pm – 7:00pm): 288,890

Biggest increases (previous week)

  1. Planet Dinosaur: TV ONE 289100 – up from 206600 (5:25pm – 6:00pm)
  2. MasterChef New Zealand: TV ONE 586740 – up from 514050 (7:35pm – 9:35pm)
  3. Mr Selfridge: TV ONE 241150 – up from 174390 (9:35pm – 10:35pm)
  4. One News: TV ONE 687380 – up from 642330 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  5. Storage Wars: PRIME 141500 – up from 100350 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)

Biggest decreases (previous week)

  1. Marvel’s Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D: TV2 172200 – down from 240590 (8:30pm – 9:35pm)
  2. The Tomorrow People: TV2 127240 – down from 177640 (9:35pm – 10:35pm)
  3. 3 News: TV3 288890 – down from 332860 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  4. Marae: TV ONE 31840 – down from 72220 (10:00am – 10:30am)
  5. The Block Sky High: TV3 64390 – down from 102870 (5:00pm – 6:00pm)

New

  1. Kevin’s Grand Design: TV3 (7:30pm – 8:30pm)

Channel Share (All Day)

  • SKY Network: 34.6%
  • TV ONE: 21.9%
  • TV2: 11.1%
  • TV3: 9.1%
  • PRIME: 5.5%
  • FOUR: 4.7%
  • Other TV Channels: 4.6%
  • Choice TV: 2.4%
  • TV2+1: 2.1%
  • TV ONE plus 1: 1.7%
  • TV3 Plus 1: 1.3%
  • 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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