TV Ratings: 8 May 2014

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Most watched

  1. One News: 639,340 (TV ONE, 6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Police Ten 7: 554,000 (TV2, 7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  3. Highway Patrol: 513,330 (TV2, 8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  4. Seven Sharp: 503,380 (TV ONE, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  5. Shortland Street: 483,830 (TV2, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)

Most watched evening (7.30pm – 11pm)

  1. Police Ten 7: 554,000 (TV2, 7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  2. Highway Patrol: 513,330 (TV2, 8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  3. The Art of the Architect: 374,240 (TV ONE, 7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  4. My Big Fat Gypsy Fortune: 329,140 (TV ONE, 8:30pm – 9:35pm)
  5. C.S.I: 251,080 (TV3, 8:35pm – 9:30pm)

Most watched daytime (9am – 5pm)

  1. ONE News Midday: 125,700 (TV ONE, 12:00pm – 12:30pm)
  2. Emmerdale: 113,440 (TV ONE, 12:30pm – 1:00pm)
  3. Mako Mermaids: 103,180 (TV2, 4:00pm – 4:30pm)
  4. Horace in Slow Motion: 98,380 (TV2, 4:00pm – 4:00pm)
  5. Dickinson’s Real Deal: 88,010 (TV ONE, 3:00pm – 4:00pm)

Most watched on TV ONE

  1. One News: 639,340 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Seven Sharp: 503,380 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  3. The Art of the Architect: 374,240 (7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  4. My Big Fat Gypsy Fortune: 329,140 (8:30pm – 9:35pm)
  5. Millionaire Hot Seat: 286,520 (5:25pm – 6:00pm)

Most watched on TV2

  1. Police Ten 7: 554,000 (7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  2. Highway Patrol: 513,330 (8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  3. Shortland Street: 483,830 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  4. Home and Away: 278,930 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)
  5. Arrow: 229,220 (8:35pm – 9:35pm)

Most watched on TV3

  1. 3 News: 298,370 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. C.S.I: 251,080 (8:35pm – 9:30pm)
  3. Campbell Live: 191,310 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  4. Bodyshockers: 164,990 (9:30pm – 10:30pm)
  5. The Three Day Nanny: 154,340 (7:30pm – 8:35pm)

Most watched on FOUR

  1. Family Guy: 76,640 (7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  2. American Dad: 72,900 (8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  3. The Simpsons: 72,060 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  4. Just Shoot Me: 66,180 (6:30pm – 7:00pm)
  5. Bob’s Burgers: 54,760 (8:30pm – 9:00pm)

Most watched on PRIME

  1. Prime News: 144,250 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)
  2. Deal or No Deal: 111,780 (5:00pm – 5:30pm)
  3. American Idol: 85,450 (7:30pm – 9:30pm)
  4. Reign: 46,850 (9:30pm – 10:30pm)
  5. Hugh’s 3 Good Things: 43,900 (6:30pm – 7:00pm)

The Crowd Goes Wild: 25,440 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
Most watched on the BOX

  1. CSI Miami: 57,070 (7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  2. Hardcore Pawn: 41,910 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)

Most watched on TV3 Plus 1

  1. C.S.I: 36,550 (9:35pm – 10:30pm)
  2. The Three Day Nanny: 32,530 (8:30pm – 9:35pm)
  3. Campbell Live: 31,170 (8:00pm – 8:30pm)

Most watched on TV ONE plus 1

  1. The Art of the Architect: 40,530 (8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  2. My Big Fat Gypsy Fortune: 31,780 (9:30pm – 10:35pm)

Most watched on Choice TV

  1. Lost & Sold: 49,830 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  2. DIY Yard Crashers: 36,430 (6:30pm – 7:00pm)
  3. Rachel Khoo’s Kitchen Notebook: 35,660 (7:30pm – 8:05pm)
  4. Shane Delia’s Spice Journey: 31,820 (9:20pm – 9:55pm)
  5. Holmes Makes It Right: 29,470 (5:05pm – 6:00pm)

Most watched on TV2+1

  1. Home and Away: 40,410 (6:30pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Highway Patrol: 26,400 (9:00pm – 9:30pm)

Most watched on Vibe

  1. Judge Judy: 45,940 (4:30pm – 5:00pm)
  2. Judge Judy: 35,540 (5:00pm – 5:30pm)

Most watched on Jones!

  1. The Sweeney: 39,650 (9:30pm – 10:25pm)

Most watched on Crime and Investigation

  1. FBI: Criminal Pursuit: 43,900 (8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  2. Cops: 27,090 (7:05pm – 7:30pm)
  3. Drug Bust: 25,300 (7:30pm – 8:00pm)

Head to head

  • Breakfast (6:00am – 6:30am): 70,670
  • Breakfast (6:30am – 7:00am): 114,390
  • Breakfast (7:00am – 8:00am): 207,540
  • Breakfast (8:00am – 9:00am): 137,910
  • ONE News Midday (12:00pm – 12:30pm): 125,700
  • One News (6:00pm – 7:00pm): 639,340
  • 3 News (6:00pm – 7:00pm): 298,370
  • Seven Sharp (7:00pm – 7:30pm): 503,380
  • Campbell Live (7:00pm – 7:30pm): 191,310
  • Campbell Live (8:00pm – 8:30pm): 31,170
  • Tonight (10:40pm – 11:10pm): 87,990
  • The Paul Henry Show (10:30pm – 11:00pm): 134,620

Biggest increases (previous week)

  1. Highway Patrol: TV2 513330 – up from 436000 (8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  2. Seven Sharp: TV ONE 503380 – up from 426460 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  3. Tabatha Takes Over: TV2 183580 – up from 125480 (9:35pm – 10:30pm)
  4. Police Ten 7: TV2 554000 – up from 498840 (7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  5. Arrow: TV2 229220 – up from 175750 (8:35pm – 9:35pm)

Biggest decreases (previous week)

  1. Horace in Slow Motion: TV2 31350 – down from 69960 (3:30pm – 3:35pm)
  2. Rated A for Awesome: TV2 40780 – down from 71360 (3:35pm – 4:00pm)
  3. Police Ten 7: TV2 33120 – down from 61220 (11:30pm – 12:00am)
  4. Breakfast: TV ONE 137910 – down from 164200 (8:00am – 9:00am)
  5. The Jeremy Kyle Show: TV2 52060 – down from 76620 (1:00pm – 2:05pm)

New

  1. My Big Fat Gypsy Fortune: TV ONE (8:30pm – 9:35pm)
  2. Reign: PRIME (9:30pm – 10:30pm)

Channel Share (All Day)

  • SKY Network: 28.3%
  • TV ONE: 25.7%
  • TV2: 16.7%
  • TV3: 11.3%
  • PRIME: 3.8%
  • FOUR: 3.7%
  • Other TV Channels: 2.6%
  • Choice TV: 2.3%
  • TV2+1: 1.9%
  • TV3 Plus 1: 1.6%
  • TV ONE plus 1: 1.5%
  • 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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