TV Ratings: 8 March 2015

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Most watched

  1. One News: 602,680 (TV ONE, 6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Sunday: 518,050 (TV ONE, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  3. Our First Home: 340,150 (TV ONE, 7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  4. In The Club: 267,660 (TV ONE, 8:30pm – 9:40pm)
  5. The X Factor: 259,940 (TV3, 7:00pm – 8:35pm)

Most watched evening (7.30pm – 11pm)

  1. Our First Home: 340,150 (TV ONE, 7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  2. In The Club: 267,660 (TV ONE, 8:30pm – 9:40pm)
  3. The Big Bang Theory: 194,780 (TV2, 8:35pm – 9:05pm)
  4. 2 Broke Girls: 189,170 (TV2, 9:05pm – 9:35pm)
  5. The Missing: 148,600 (TV ONE, 9:40pm – 10:55pm)

Most watched daytime (9am – 5pm)

  1. The Cricket Show: 163,210 (SKY Sport 3, 2:50pm – 3:05pm)
  2. ICC World ODI: 162,670 (SKY Sport 3, 10:45am – 2:45pm)
  3. Q + A: 73,940 (TV ONE, 9:00am – 10:00am)
  4. Hot In Cleveland: 67,800 (TV2, 3:05pm – 3:30pm)
  5. Suburgatory: 66,820 (TV2, 2:35pm – 3:05pm)

Most watched on TV ONE

  1. One News: 602,680 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Sunday: 518,050 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  3. Our First Home: 340,150 (7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  4. In The Club: 267,660 (8:30pm – 9:40pm)
  5. The Missing: 148,600 (9:40pm – 10:55pm)

Most watched on TV2

  1. The Big Bang Theory: 194,780 (8:35pm – 9:05pm)
  2. 2 Broke Girls: 189,170 (9:05pm – 9:35pm)
  3. Cars 2: 175,470 (6:30pm – 8:35pm)
  4. Pokemon Black and White: 100,910 (8:00am – 8:25am)
  5. Gotham: 94,110 (9:35pm – 10:35pm)

Most watched on TV3

  1. The X Factor: 259,940 (7:00pm – 8:35pm)
  2. 3 News: 233,500 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  3. Identity Thief: 128,840 (8:35pm – 11:00pm)
  4. Ice Road Truckers: 69,950 (5:00pm – 6:00pm)
  5. CRC Motorsport: 62,100 (4:00pm – 4:25pm)

Most watched on FOUR

  1. Hot Wheels Battle Force 5: 35,510 (9:00am – 9:25am)
  2. Rocket Power: 28,620 (8:35am – 9:00am)
  3. Glee: 26,660 (7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  4. Sticky TV Omnibus: 22,660 (9:25am – 12:00pm)
  5. World’s Scariest Drivers: 18,270 (9:30pm – 10:30pm)

Most watched on PRIME

  1. Weekend Murders: 118,510 (8:30pm – 10:35pm)
  2. Top Gear Top Fails: 111,080 (7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  3. Prime News: 99,400 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)
  4. Storage Wars New York: 72,870 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  5. Rugby Nation: 40,320 (4:30pm – 5:30pm)

Most watched on Maori TV

  1. Te Matatini National Festival: 44,600 (8:30am – 4:30pm)
  2. The Elephant Man: 33,150 (9:30pm – 11:50pm)
  3. Maori Sports Awards: 11,950 (4:30pm – 5:30pm)
  4. Kai Time On the Road: 8,700 (6:00pm – 6:30pm)
  5. Te Kaea: 8,690 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)

Most watched on the BOX

  1. CSI Miami: 22,100 (8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  2. CSI Miami: 16,530 (9:30pm – 10:30pm)
  3. Strike Back: 10,440 (10:30pm – 11:30pm)
  4. Longmire: 8,470 (7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  5. Biker Battleground Phoenix: 8,180 (6:40pm – 7:30pm)

Most watched on TV3 Plus 1

  1. Identity Thief: 27,040 (9:35pm – 12:00am)
  2. The X Factor: 24,830 (8:00pm – 9:35pm)
  3. 3 News: 23,090 (7:00pm – 8:00pm)
  4. Ice Road Truckers: 23,010 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  5. The Bold and the Beautiful Omnibus: 8,060 (1:10pm – 2:00pm)

Most watched on SKY Sport 1

  1. ANZ Netball: 31,360 (7:10pm – 8:40pm)
  2. ANZ Netball: 20,730 (4:20pm – 5:45pm)
  3. ANZ Netball Post Game: 20,600 (8:40pm – 8:55pm)
  4. ANZ Netball Pre Game: 19,020 (7:00pm – 7:10pm)
  5. ANZ Netball Pre Game: 13,220 (4:00pm – 4:20pm)

Most watched on SKY Sport 2

  1. NRL: 20,300 (6:10pm – 8:00pm)
  2. NBL Basketball: 19,710 (3:10pm – 4:55pm)
  3. NBL Basketball Post Game: 16,640 (4:55pm – 5:25pm)
  4. NRL Pre Game: 13,160 (5:30pm – 6:10pm)
  5. NBL Basketball Pre Game: 11,210 (3:00pm – 3:10pm)

Most watched on SKY Sport 3

  1. ICC World ODI: 249,400 (3:10pm – 6:20pm)
  2. The Cricket Show: 163,210 (2:50pm – 3:05pm)
  3. ICC World ODI: 162,670 (10:45am – 2:45pm)
  4. Sports Extra: 30,940 (6:20pm – 6:30pm)
  5. Sport 365: 18,200 (10:15am – 10:40am)

Most watched on TV ONE plus 1

  1. Sunday: 20,240 (8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  2. Our First Home: 18,570 (8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  3. One News: 17,310 (7:00pm – 8:00pm)
  4. The Zoo: 13,350 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  5. In The Club: 11,110 (9:30pm – 10:40pm)

Most watched on Choice TV

  1. Gourmet Farmer Afloat: 36,000 (7:35pm – 8:35pm)
  2. Luke Nguyen’s France: 29,830 (4:55pm – 5:25pm)
  3. The View From River Cottage: 29,770 (3:55pm – 4:55pm)
  4. Coast: 28,820 (5:25pm – 6:35pm)
  5. Salvage Hunters: 18,660 (6:35pm – 7:35pm)

Most watched on SKY Sport 4

  1. ICC World ODI: 53,500 (4:15pm – 8:15pm)
  2. Fox Sports News: 51,100 (8:25pm – 8:35pm)
  3. ICC World ODI: 41,420 (8:40pm – 12:45am)
  4. Sports Extra: 11,990 (3:05pm – 3:10pm)
  5. Sports Extra: 10,030 (4:05pm – 4:10pm)

Most watched on TV2+1

  1. Cars 2: 67,950 (7:30pm – 9:35pm)
  2. The Big Bang Theory: 37,520 (9:35pm – 10:05pm)
  3. 2 Broke Girls: 23,230 (10:05pm – 10:35pm)
  4. Spongebob Squarepants: 21,990 (8:15am – 8:35am)
  5. Sofia the First: 21,070 (7:50am – 8:15am)

Most watched on SKY Movies Premiere

  1. Transcendence: 49,940 (8:35pm – 10:30pm)
  2. Iron Man Three: 8,240 (4:40pm – 6:45pm)
  3. The Grand Budapest Hotel: 7,980 (6:50pm – 8:25pm)
  4. Captain America The Winter Soldier: 7,600 (12:40pm – 2:50pm)

Most watched on Vibe

  1. 100 Year Old Drivers: 16,050 (8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  2. Taggart: 15,420 (5:40pm – 6:40pm)
  3. Judging Amy: 10,310 (7:40am – 11:30am)
  4. Offspring: 8,900 (4:25am – 5:10am)
  5. 72nd Golden Globe Awards H/L: 8,760 (6:40pm – 8:30pm)

Most watched on Jones!

  1. Still Open All Hours: 37,460 (8:30pm – 9:00pm)
  2. Brush Strokes: 15,040 (9:00pm – 9:35pm)
  3. Diagnosis Murder: 10,770 (4:45pm – 5:35pm)
  4. The Jetsons: 10,460 (2:45pm – 3:10pm)
  5. Jones! Minisode: 10,280 (3:15pm – 3:20pm)

Most watched on Crime and Investigation

  1. Fatal Attraction: 19,030 (2:30pm – 3:30pm)
  2. 50 Ways To Kill Your Lover: 11,750 (1:35pm – 2:30pm)
  3. The First 48: 10,890 (11:35pm – 12:30am)
  4. On The Case: 10,860 (3:30pm – 4:30pm)
  5. Lt. Joe Kenda HomicideHunt: 10,720 (10:30am – 11:25am)

Most watched on SKY Movies Greats

  1. The Whole Nine Yards: 8,540 (10:30pm – 12:05am)

Most watched on FOUR+1

  1. Dream Defenders: 10,440 (8:25am – 8:50am)
  2. Entertainment Tonight Weekend: 8,910 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  3. OH NO! It’s An Alien Invas: 7,760 (8:50am – 9:15am)

Head to head

  • One News (6:00pm – 7:00pm): 602,680
  • One News (7:00pm – 8:00pm): 17,310
  • 3 News (6:00pm – 7:00pm): 233,500
  • 3 News (7:00pm – 8:00pm): 23,090

Biggest increases (previous week)

  1. Gotham: TV2 94110 – up from 56140 (9:35pm – 10:35pm)
  2. The Penguins of Madagascar: TV2 69670 – up from 46090 (7:35am – 8:00am)
  3. The Bachelorette: TV2 58830 – up from 38440 (10:25am – 12:00pm)
  4. CRC Motorsport: TV3 51490 – up from 31340 (2:00pm – 3:25pm)
  5. Attitude: TV ONE 49270 – up from 29250 (8:30am – 9:00am)

Biggest decreases (previous week)

  1. Sunday: TV ONE 518050 – down from 578170 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  2. Prime News: PRIME 99400 – down from 152140 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)
  3. The Big Bang Theory: TV2 194780 – down from 242050 (8:35pm – 9:05pm)
  4. Storage Wars New York: PRIME 72870 – down from 110560 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  5. The Missing: TV ONE 148600 – down from 180690 (9:40pm – 10:55pm)

New

  1. In The Club: TV ONE (8:30pm – 9:40pm)
  2. Identity Thief: TV3 (8:35pm – 11:00pm)

Channel Share (All Day)

  • SKY Network: 40.2%
  • TV ONE: 17.3%
  • TV2: 12.4%
  • TV3: 9.6%
  • PRIME: 4.4%
  • Other TV Channels: 4%
  • Maori TV: 3.5%
  • Choice TV: 1.9%
  • TV2+1: 1.9%
  • FOUR: 1.5%
  • TV3 Plus 1: 1.5%
  • TV ONE plus 1: 1.2%
  • 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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