TV Ratings: 17 September 2014

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Most watched

  1. One News: 712,800 (TV ONE, 6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Vote 2014 Leaders Debate: 579,110 (TV ONE, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  3. Shortland Street: 442,350 (TV2, 7:00pm – 7:35pm)
  4. My Kitchen Rules New Zealand: 377,960 (TV ONE, 7:30pm – 8:35pm)
  5. The Block NZ: 278,170 (TV3, 7:35pm – 8:40pm)

Most watched evening (7.30pm – 11pm)

  1. My Kitchen Rules New Zealand: 377,960 (TV ONE, 7:30pm – 8:35pm)
  2. The Block NZ: 278,170 (TV3, 7:35pm – 8:40pm)
  3. Mike & Molly: 253,270 (TV2, 7:35pm – 8:00pm)
  4. Benefits Street: 223,900 (TV ONE, 8:40pm – 9:40pm)
  5. The Big Bang Theory: 221,190 (TV2, 8:30pm – 9:00pm)

Most watched daytime (9am – 5pm)

  1. Dickinson’s Real Deal: 93,740 (TV ONE, 3:00pm – 3:55pm)
  2. ONE News Midday: 81,510 (TV ONE, 12:00pm – 12:30pm)
  3. Liv and Maddie: 75,740 (TV2, 4:00pm – 4:30pm)
  4. Emmerdale: 67,260 (TV ONE, 12:30pm – 1:30pm)
  5. Spongebob Squarepants: 60,090 (TV2, 3:30pm – 4:00pm)

Most watched on TV ONE

  1. One News: 712,800 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Vote 2014 Leaders Debate: 579,110 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  3. My Kitchen Rules New Zealand: 377,960 (7:30pm – 8:35pm)
  4. Millionaire Hot Seat: 262,690 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)
  5. Benefits Street: 223,900 (8:40pm – 9:40pm)

Most watched on TV2

  1. Shortland Street: 442,350 (7:00pm – 7:35pm)
  2. Home and Away: 258,240 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)
  3. Mike & Molly: 253,270 (7:35pm – 8:00pm)
  4. The Big Bang Theory: 221,190 (8:30pm – 9:00pm)
  5. Undateable: 189,380 (8:00pm – 8:30pm)

Most watched on TV3

  1. The Block NZ: 278,170 (7:35pm – 8:40pm)
  2. 3 News: 262,510 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  3. Campbell Live: 205,460 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  4. 3rd Degree: 205,380 (8:40pm – 9:40pm)
  5. Stacey Dooley Investigates: 114,700 (9:40pm – 10:40pm)

Most watched on FOUR

  1. Wild Child: 75,270 (8:30pm – 10:35pm)
  2. The Simpsons: 52,810 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  3. Everybody Hates Chris: 34,290 (6:00pm – 6:30pm)
  4. Just Shoot Me: 29,090 (6:30pm – 7:00pm)
  5. Face Off: 27,360 (7:30pm – 8:30pm)

Most watched on PRIME

  1. Prime News: 130,530 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)
  2. Deal Or No Deal: 75,950 (5:00pm – 5:30pm)
  3. Mythbusters: 60,550 (7:30pm – 8:35pm)
  4. Silent Witness: 57,990 (9:30pm – 10:40pm)
  5. Under the Dome: 45,440 (8:35pm – 9:30pm)

The Crowd Goes Wild: 31,260 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
Most watched on the BOX

  1. NCIS: 65,430 (7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  2. Hawaii Five-O: 53,440 (9:30pm – 10:30pm)
  3. NCIS: Los Angeles: 41,780 (8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  4. Law & Order Spec.Victims Unit: 22,800 (10:30pm – 11:30pm)

Most watched on TV3 Plus 1

  1. 3 News: 24,310 (7:00pm – 8:00pm)
  2. Campbell Live: 23,850 (8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  3. 3rd Degree: 23,630 (9:40pm – 10:40pm)
  4. The Block NZ: 23,400 (8:35pm – 9:40pm)

Most watched on SKY Sport 1

  1. ITM Cup Rugby: 54,090 (7:30pm – 9:15pm)
  2. ITM Cup Rugby Post Game: 35,640 (9:15pm – 9:25pm)

Most watched on TV ONE plus 1

  1. Vote 2014 Leaders Debate: 22,460 (8:00pm – 8:30pm)

Most watched on Choice TV

  1. Natural World: 83,110 (7:25pm – 8:30pm)
  2. American Restoration: 29,720 (7:00pm – 7:25pm)
  3. Black Magic Tackle FishingNZ: 25,610 (8:30pm – 9:05pm)

Most watched on TV2+1

  1. The Big Bang Theory: 29,390 (9:30pm – 10:00pm)
  2. Brooklyn Nine Nine: 22,800 (10:30pm – 11:00pm)
  3. 2 Broke Girls: 21,910 (10:00pm – 10:30pm)
  4. Home and Away: 21,190 (6:30pm – 7:00pm)
  5. Surviving Jack: 20,820 (11:00pm – 11:30pm)

Most watched on Vibe

  1. Judge Judy: 34,770 (5:00pm – 5:30pm)
  2. Judge Judy: 30,610 (4:30pm – 5:00pm)

Most watched on Jones!

  1. Bonanza: 26,050 (2:25pm – 3:15pm)

Most watched on Crime and Investigation

  1. Bad Teacher: 19,930 (9:30pm – 10:30pm)

Head to head

  • Breakfast (6:00am – 6:30am): 69,830
  • Breakfast (6:30am – 7:00am): 148,950
  • Breakfast (7:00am – 8:00am): 221,830
  • Breakfast (8:00am – 9:00am): 130,120
  • ONE News Midday (12:00pm – 12:30pm): 81,510
  • 3 News at 12 (12:00pm – 12:30pm): 35,470
  • One News (6:00pm – 7:00pm): 712,800
  • 3 News (6:00pm – 7:00pm): 262,510
  • 3 News (7:00pm – 8:00pm): 24,310
  • Campbell Live (7:00pm – 7:30pm): 205,460
  • Campbell Live (8:00pm – 8:30pm): 23,850
  • Tonight (10:40pm – 11:10pm): 111,870
  • The Paul Henry Show (10:40pm – 11:15pm): 85,450

Biggest increases (previous week)

  1. One News: TV ONE 712800 – up from 656920 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. The Chase: TV ONE 155330 – up from 116300 (4:25pm – 5:25pm)
  3. My Kitchen Rules New Zealand: TV ONE 377960 – up from 347550 (7:30pm – 8:35pm)
  4. The Big Bang Theory: TV2 221190 – up from 193640 (8:30pm – 9:00pm)
  5. Millionaire Hot Seat: TV ONE 262690 – up from 235930 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)

Biggest decreases (previous week)

  1. Surviving Jack: TV2 65050 – down from 110480 (10:00pm – 10:30pm)
  2. Brooklyn Nine Nine: TV2 108350 – down from 151190 (9:30pm – 10:00pm)
  3. Shortland Street: TV2 442350 – down from 484060 (7:00pm – 7:35pm)
  4. The Block NZ: TV3 278170 – down from 315960 (7:35pm – 8:40pm)
  5. Mike & Molly: TV2 253270 – down from 290850 (7:35pm – 8:00pm)

New

  1. Anger Management: TV2 (10:30pm – 11:00pm)
  2. 3rd Degree: TV3 (8:40pm – 9:40pm)
  3. Stacey Dooley Investigates: TV3 (9:40pm – 10:40pm)

Channel Share (All Day)

  • SKY Network: 29.2%
  • TV ONE: 27.6%
  • TV2: 13%
  • TV3: 11.4%
  • Other TV Channels: 4.4%
  • PRIME: 3.2%
  • FOUR: 3.1%
  • Choice TV: 2.3%
  • TV2+1: 1.5%
  • TV3 Plus 1: 1.4%
  • TV ONE plus 1: 1.3%
  • FOUR+1: 0.4%
  • Maori TV: 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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  • Tania

    I’m surprised ‘Tonight’ came out on top even though it started at the same time as TPHS last night.

    • Nobody is interested in Stacy

      Looks like Stacy Dooley recked the night thats why!