TV Ratings: 5 October 2014

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Most watched

  1. Sunday: 591,970 (TV ONE, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  2. One News: 587,420 (TV ONE, 6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  3. Call The Midwife: 380,510 (TV ONE, 8:35pm – 9:45pm)
  4. My Kitchen Rules New Zealand: 320,170 (TV ONE, 7:30pm – 8:35pm)
  5. 3 News: 319,160 (TV3, 6:00pm – 7:00pm)

Most watched evening (7.30pm – 11pm)

  1. Call The Midwife: 380,510 (TV ONE, 8:35pm – 9:45pm)
  2. My Kitchen Rules New Zealand: 320,170 (TV ONE, 7:30pm – 8:35pm)
  3. A Place to Call Home: 274,820 (TV ONE, 9:45pm – 10:45pm)
  4. Gotham: 245,870 (TV2, 8:30pm – 9:35pm)
  5. Marvel’s Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D: 165,490 (TV2, 9:35pm – 10:35pm)

Most watched daytime (9am – 5pm)

  1. Intl Rugby Championship: 133,450 (PRIME, 2:35pm – 4:30pm)
  2. Intl Rugby Championship: 111,680 (SKY Sport 1, 11:40am – 1:30pm)
  3. Intl Rugby Champs Pre Game: 85,640 (SKY Sport 1, 11:30am – 11:40am)
  4. Q + A: 79,560 (TV ONE, 9:00am – 10:00am)
  5. ITM Cup Rugby: 71,280 (SKY Sport 1, 2:30pm – 4:15pm)

Most watched on TV ONE

  1. Sunday: 591,970 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  2. One News: 587,420 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  3. Call The Midwife: 380,510 (8:35pm – 9:45pm)
  4. My Kitchen Rules New Zealand: 320,170 (7:30pm – 8:35pm)
  5. A Place to Call Home: 274,820 (9:45pm – 10:45pm)

Most watched on TV2

  1. Hotel Transylvania: 296,590 (6:40pm – 8:30pm)
  2. Gotham: 245,870 (8:30pm – 9:35pm)
  3. Marvel’s Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D: 165,490 (9:35pm – 10:35pm)
  4. Hart of Dixie: 93,660 (5:45pm – 6:40pm)
  5. Almost Human: 67,800 (10:35pm – 11:25pm)

Most watched on TV3

  1. 3 News: 319,160 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. The X Factor: 215,680 (7:00pm – 8:30pm)
  3. Die Hard 4.0: 204,770 (8:30pm – 11:15pm)
  4. Placemakers Big Angry Fish: 68,530 (5:00pm – 6:00pm)
  5. The Nation: 40,220 (10:00am – 11:00am)

Most watched on FOUR

  1. Everybody Hates Chris: 37,950 (6:05pm – 6:30pm)
  2. Avatar:The Last Airbender: 36,110 (9:00am – 9:25am)
  3. Mr. Young: 35,050 (5:35pm – 6:05pm)
  4. iCarly: 34,300 (5:00pm – 5:30pm)
  5. The Wild Thornberrys: 27,230 (8:10am – 8:35am)

Most watched on PRIME

  1. Prime News: 155,720 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)
  2. Intl Rugby Championship: 133,450 (2:35pm – 4:30pm)
  3. The Brokenwood Mysteries: 131,250 (8:30pm – 10:40pm)
  4. Doctor Who: 106,520 (7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  5. Storage Wars: 57,330 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)

Most watched on Maori TV

  1. The Secret Life Of John Row: 23,150 (8:30pm – 9:30pm)

Most watched on TV3 Plus 1

  1. Die Hard 4.0: 45,110 (9:30pm – 12:15am)
  2. The X Factor: 22,910 (8:00pm – 9:30pm)

Most watched on SKY Sport 1

  1. Intl Rugby Championship: 143,440 (4:05am – 5:55am)
  2. Intl Rugby Championship: 111,680 (11:40am – 1:30pm)
  3. Intl Rugby Championship Replay: 99,400 (6:30am – 9:15am)
  4. Intl Rugby Champs Pre Game: 85,640 (11:30am – 11:40am)
  5. ITM Cup Rugby: 71,280 (2:30pm – 4:15pm)

Most watched on SKY Sport 2

  1. NRL: 184,070 (9:35pm – 11:30pm)
  2. NRL Pre Game: 129,490 (8:30pm – 9:35pm)
  3. NRL Post Game: 96,130 (11:30pm – 12:25am)
  4. NRL Under 20 Post Game: 79,200 (5:50pm – 6:00pm)
  5. NRL Under 20: 70,520 (3:50pm – 5:50pm)

Most watched on SKY Sport 3

  1. Formula 1 Race: 43,360 (6:55pm – 9:20pm)

Most watched on TV ONE plus 1

  1. Sunday: 25,090 (8:00pm – 8:30pm)

Most watched on Choice TV

  1. Italian Food Safari with Maeve: 46,940 (5:00pm – 5:30pm)
  2. Tales From River Cottage: 29,810 (4:30pm – 5:00pm)
  3. Fantasy Homes By The Sea: 23,320 (8:00am – 9:00am)

Most watched on TV2+1

  1. Hotel Transylvania: 46,710 (7:40pm – 9:30pm)
  2. Henry Hugglemonster: 39,720 (7:50am – 8:15am)
  3. Wander Over Yonder: 38,910 (8:15am – 8:35am)
  4. Gotham: 37,460 (9:30pm – 10:35pm)
  5. Sanjay and Craig: 26,860 (8:35am – 9:00am)

Most watched on SKY Movies Premiere

  1. Homefront: 33,990 (8:35pm – 10:10pm)

Most watched on Crime and Investigation

  1. Programme Filler: 22,890 (5:25pm – 5:30pm)

Head to head

  • One News (6:00pm – 7:00pm): 587,420
  • 3 News (6:00pm – 7:00pm): 319,160

Biggest increases (previous week)

  1. 3 News: TV3 319160 – up from 266660 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Prime News: PRIME 155720 – up from 127370 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)
  3. Sanjay and Craig: TV2 49700 – up from 29580 (7:35am – 8:00am)
  4. The Nation: TV3 40220 – up from 21210 (10:00am – 11:00am)
  5. The 100: TV2 52670 – up from 39980 (1:10pm – 2:10pm)

Biggest decreases (previous week)

  1. Intl Rugby Champs Pre Game: PRIME 39360 – down from 102690 (2:25pm – 2:35pm)
  2. The Brokenwood Mysteries: PRIME 131250 – down from 191340 (8:30pm – 10:40pm)
  3. A Place to Call Home: TV ONE 274820 – down from 328880 (9:45pm – 10:45pm)
  4. River Monsters: TV ONE 44210 – down from 77900 (11:55am – 12:55pm)
  5. Gotham: TV2 245870 – down from 278540 (8:30pm – 9:35pm)

New

  1. The Secret Life Of John Row: Maori TV (8:30pm – 9:30pm)

Channel Share (All Day)

  • SKY Network: 40.7%
  • TV ONE: 17%
  • TV2: 11.3%
  • TV3: 9.9%
  • PRIME: 6.8%
  • Other TV Channels: 3.2%
  • TV2+1: 2.7%
  • Choice TV: 2%
  • TV3 Plus 1: 1.7%
  • FOUR: 1.7%
  • TV ONE plus 1: 1.1%
  • Maori TV: 0.6%
  • FOUR+1: 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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