TV Ratings: 3 August 2014

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Most watched

  1. One News: 725,020 (TV ONE, 6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Sunday: 506,560 (TV ONE, 7:00pm – 8:05pm)
  3. Radar Across The Pacific: 361,590 (TV ONE, 8:05pm – 8:35pm)
  4. The X Factor: 296,590 (TV3, 7:00pm – 8:35pm)
  5. Nothing Trivial The Finale: 253,590 (TV ONE, 8:35pm – 10:35pm)

Most watched evening (7.30pm – 11pm)

  1. Radar Across The Pacific: 361,590 (TV ONE, 8:05pm – 8:35pm)
  2. Nothing Trivial The Finale: 253,590 (TV ONE, 8:35pm – 10:35pm)
  3. The Middle: 210,390 (TV2, 7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  4. Total Recall: 205,080 (TV2, 8:30pm – 10:50pm)
  5. The Neighbors: 183,360 (TV2, 8:00pm – 8:30pm)

Most watched daytime (9am – 5pm)

  1. Once Upon a Time in Wonderland: 104,180 (TV2, 2:35pm – 3:35pm)
  2. Animal House: 84,700 (TV ONE, 4:25pm – 4:55pm)
  3. Dog Squad: 74,960 (TV ONE, 2:25pm – 2:55pm)
  4. Q + A: 74,220 (TV ONE, 9:00am – 10:00am)
  5. Fair Go: 67,050 (TV ONE, 3:55pm – 4:25pm)

Most watched on TV ONE

  1. One News: 725,020 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Sunday: 506,560 (7:00pm – 8:05pm)
  3. Radar Across The Pacific: 361,590 (8:05pm – 8:35pm)
  4. Nothing Trivial The Finale: 253,590 (8:35pm – 10:35pm)
  5. The Polar Bear Family & Me: 169,800 (4:55pm – 6:00pm)

Most watched on TV2

  1. The Big Bang Theory: 230,670 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  2. The Middle: 210,390 (7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  3. Total Recall: 205,080 (8:30pm – 10:50pm)
  4. The Neighbors: 183,360 (8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  5. Home and Away Omnibus: 139,300 (3:35pm – 6:00pm)

Most watched on TV3

  1. The X Factor: 296,590 (7:00pm – 8:35pm)
  2. 3 News: 243,620 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  3. The Bourne Legacy: 178,730 (8:35pm – 11:25pm)
  4. Placemakers Big Angry Fish: 111,680 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)
  5. The Simpsons: 77,870 (5:00pm – 5:30pm)

Most watched on FOUR

  1. Fanboy & ChumChum: 54,810 (9:00am – 9:25am)
  2. Big Time Rush: 41,600 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)
  3. Everybody Hates Chris: 40,050 (6:05pm – 6:30pm)
  4. Rocket Power: 30,880 (8:35am – 9:00am)
  5. Grojband: 28,600 (7:45am – 8:10am)

Most watched on PRIME

  1. Antiques Roadshow: 166,910 (7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  2. Prime News: 158,900 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)
  3. Storage Wars: 123,130 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  4. Being Poirot: 88,870 (8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  5. Ready Set Glasgow: 65,680 (9:30pm – 10:00pm)

Most watched on Maori TV

  1. NRL: 22,860 (7:40pm – 9:25pm)

Most watched on TV3 Plus 1

  1. 3 News: 31,640 (7:00pm – 8:00pm)

Most watched on SKY Sport 1

  1. NRL: 129,840 (4:05pm – 5:55pm)
  2. NRL Pre Game: 66,640 (3:30pm – 4:05pm)
  3. NRL Under 20: 23,140 (1:45pm – 3:25pm)
  4. 40/20: 20,990 (6:00pm – 6:25pm)

Most watched on Choice TV

  1. Beachcomber Cottage: 48,790 (3:30pm – 4:50pm)
  2. Return to River Cottage: 39,230 (4:50pm – 5:25pm)
  3. Heaven’s Kitchen: 34,030 (9:30am – 10:25am)
  4. World’s Greenest Homes: 32,350 (10:30am – 10:55am)
  5. Early Edition: 23,940 (12:00pm – 1:00pm)

Most watched on TV2+1

  1. Spongebob Squarepants: 32,040 (8:10am – 8:35am)
  2. Scooby-Doo Spooky Games: 30,130 (8:35am – 9:00am)
  3. Henry Hugglemonster: 26,630 (7:50am – 8:10am)
  4. Pretty Little Liars: 19,320 (1:35pm – 2:30pm)

Most watched on SKY Movies Premiere

  1. Pain & Gain: 45,230 (8:35pm – 10:40pm)

Most watched on Crime and Investigation

  1. American Greed: 21,510 (12:35pm – 1:30pm)

Head to head

  • One News (6:00pm – 7:00pm): 725,020
  • 3 News (6:00pm – 7:00pm): 243,620
  • 3 News (7:00pm – 8:00pm): 31,640

Biggest increases (previous week)

  1. The Big Bang Theory: TV2 230670 – up from 140020 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  2. Hart of Dixie: TV2 130910 – up from 80770 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  3. Home and Away Omnibus: TV2 139300 – up from 90060 (3:35pm – 6:00pm)
  4. Once Upon a Time in Wonderland: TV2 104180 – up from 55220 (2:35pm – 3:35pm)
  5. The Middle: TV2 210390 – up from 173400 (7:30pm – 8:00pm)

Biggest decreases (previous week)

  1. Sunday: TV ONE 506560 – down from 612100 (7:00pm – 8:05pm)
  2. 3 News: TV3 243620 – down from 294010 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  3. Radar Across The Pacific: TV ONE 361590 – down from 398340 (8:05pm – 8:35pm)
  4. Shortland Street Omnibus: TV2 46920 – down from 67930 (10:00am – 12:00pm)
  5. 3rd Degree: TV3 30800 – down from 45060 (12:00pm – 12:30pm)

New

  1. Nothing Trivial The Finale: TV ONE (8:35pm – 10:35pm)
  2. Total Recall: TV2 (8:30pm – 10:50pm)
  3. Being Poirot: PRIME (8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  4. NRL: Maori TV (7:40pm – 9:25pm)

Channel Share (All Day)

  • SKY Network: 36.5%
  • TV ONE: 18.8%
  • TV2: 13%
  • TV3: 11.1%
  • PRIME: 7.2%
  • Other TV Channels: 4.2%
  • Choice TV: 2.5%
  • FOUR: 2.2%
  • TV2+1: 1.3%
  • TV3 Plus 1: 1%
  • TV ONE plus 1: 0.8%
  • Maori TV: 0.6%
  • FOUR+1: 0.3%

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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  • Reece

    Sunday night is such a low viewing night these days. TVNZ would appear justified in making the decision to axe Nothing Trivial, but at least they allowed a conclusion.