TV Ratings: 23 April 2015

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Most watched

  1. One News: 615,960 (TV ONE, 6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Britain’s Got Talent: 425,670 (TV ONE, 7:30pm – 8:50pm)
  3. Seven Sharp: 409,390 (TV ONE, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  4. Shortland Street: 309,040 (TV2, 7:00pm – 7:35pm)
  5. Police Ten 7: 304,630 (TV2, 7:35pm – 8:05pm)

Most watched evening (7.30pm – 11pm)

  1. Britain’s Got Talent: 425,670 (TV ONE, 7:30pm – 8:50pm)
  2. Police Ten 7: 304,630 (TV2, 7:35pm – 8:05pm)
  3. Offspring: 275,850 (TV ONE, 8:50pm – 9:50pm)
  4. Highway Patrol: 274,600 (TV2, 8:05pm – 8:35pm)
  5. Wild Weather with Richard Hamm: 161,040 (TV3, 7:30pm – 8:35pm)

Most watched daytime (9am – 5pm)

  1. Emmerdale: 94,210 (TV ONE, 12:30pm – 12:55pm)
  2. Emmerdale: 92,620 (TV ONE, 1:00pm – 1:30pm)
  3. ONE News Midday: 81,560 (TV ONE, 12:00pm – 12:30pm)
  4. Dickinson’s Real Deal: 67,980 (TV ONE, 3:00pm – 3:55pm)
  5. Te Karere: 67,430 (TV ONE, 4:00pm – 4:30pm)

Most watched on TV ONE

  1. One News: 615,960 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Britain’s Got Talent: 425,670 (7:30pm – 8:50pm)
  3. Seven Sharp: 409,390 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  4. Millionaire Hot Seat: 295,120 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)
  5. Offspring: 275,850 (8:50pm – 9:50pm)

Most watched on TV2

  1. Shortland Street: 309,040 (7:00pm – 7:35pm)
  2. Police Ten 7: 304,630 (7:35pm – 8:05pm)
  3. Highway Patrol: 274,600 (8:05pm – 8:35pm)
  4. Home and Away: 180,390 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)
  5. The Flash: 131,520 (8:35pm – 9:35pm)

Most watched on TV3

  1. Campbell Live: 293,300 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  2. 3 News: 281,770 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  3. Wild Weather with Richard Hamm: 161,040 (7:30pm – 8:35pm)
  4. Tears of the Sun: 128,560 (8:35pm – 11:00pm)
  5. The Block Fans v Faves: 48,670 (4:55pm – 6:00pm)

Most watched on FOUR

  1. The Simpsons: 102,730 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  2. Bob’s Burgers: 75,120 (8:30pm – 9:00pm)
  3. South Park: 67,480 (9:00pm – 9:30pm)
  4. Family Guy: 64,890 (7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  5. American Dad: 61,160 (8:00pm – 8:30pm)

Most watched on PRIME

  1. Prime News: 103,990 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)
  2. 60 Minutes: 55,650 (7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  3. Madam Secretary: 48,100 (8:35pm – 9:30pm)
  4. Deal Or No Deal: 46,860 (5:00pm – 5:30pm)
  5. The Crowd Goes Wild: 26,190 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)

Most watched on Maori TV

  1. Gallipoli: 23,130 (8:00pm – 10:15pm)

Most watched on the BOX

  1. CSI:NY: 52,780 (7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  2. Longmire: 41,440 (8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  3. Pawn Stars: 35,180 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  4. Pawn Stars: 25,060 (6:30pm – 7:00pm)
  5. Banshee: 19,340 (9:30pm – 10:30pm)

Most watched on TV3 Plus 1

  1. Campbell Live: 25,030 (8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  2. Paul Henry: 15,280 (8:00am – 10:00am)
  3. Wild Weather with Richard Hamm: 15,080 (8:30pm – 9:35pm)
  4. 3 News: 13,640 (7:00pm – 8:00pm)
  5. Tears of the Sun: 13,120 (9:35pm – 12:00am)

Most watched on SKY Sport 2

  1. Matty Johns Big Weekend: 10,720 (9:30pm – 10:30pm)

Most watched on SKY Sport 3

  1. Cricket Indian Prem.League H/L: 13,410 (9:35pm – 10:00pm)

Most watched on TV ONE plus 1

  1. Britain’s Got Talent: 31,240 (8:30pm – 9:50pm)
  2. One News: 24,300 (7:00pm – 8:00pm)
  3. Seven Sharp: 15,520 (8:00pm – 8:30pm)

Most watched on Choice TV

  1. Shane D’s Spice Journey Turkey: 30,030 (9:50pm – 10:25pm)
  2. The Liquidator: 28,670 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  3. Rachel Khoo’s Cosmopolitan Cook: 24,130 (9:15pm – 9:50pm)
  4. Return to River Cottage: 24,120 (4:00pm – 4:30pm)
  5. Food Safari: 21,880 (8:45pm – 9:15pm)

Most watched on TV2+1

  1. Highway Patrol: 54,650 (9:05pm – 9:35pm)
  2. Police Ten 7: 42,750 (8:35pm – 9:05pm)
  3. The Flash: 38,210 (9:35pm – 10:35pm)
  4. Home and Away: 23,770 (6:30pm – 7:00pm)
  5. Shortland Street: 22,600 (8:00pm – 8:35pm)

Most watched on SKY Movies Premiere

  1. Divergent: 13,710 (8:35pm – 10:45pm)

Most watched on SKY Movies Extra

  1. Somewhere Slow: 9,920 (12:40pm – 2:15pm)

Most watched on Vibe

  1. Judge Judy: 19,340 (5:00pm – 5:30pm)
  2. Bones: 17,420 (8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  3. Judge Judy: 15,900 (4:30pm – 5:00pm)
  4. Project Runway: 12,330 (9:30pm – 10:30pm)

Most watched on Jones!

  1. Bonanza: 30,950 (1:35pm – 2:25pm)
  2. Rawhide: 22,620 (12:45pm – 1:35pm)
  3. Frasier: 19,950 (8:05pm – 8:30pm)
  4. Porridge: 19,640 (7:30pm – 8:05pm)
  5. The Virginian: 18,550 (2:25pm – 3:40pm)

Most watched on Crime and Investigation

  1. Lt. Joe Kenda HomicideHunt: 20,860 (11:30pm – 12:30am)
  2. On The Case: 13,150 (10:30pm – 11:30pm)
  3. Lt. Joe Kenda Homicide Hunter: 12,550 (8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  4. Forensic Files: 12,310 (12:00pm – 12:30pm)
  5. Britain’s Darkest Taboos: 11,900 (2:30pm – 3:30pm)

Most watched on SKY Movies Greats

  1. Hot Fuzz: 17,660 (9:00am – 10:55am)

Most watched on FOUR+1

  1. Bob’s Burgers: 9,870 (9:30pm – 10:00pm)

Head to head

  • Breakfast (6:00am – 6:30am): 56,780
  • Breakfast (6:30am – 7:00am): 113,140
  • Breakfast (7:00am – 7:55am): 167,040
  • Breakfast (8:00am – 9:00am): 107,740
  • Paul Henry (6:00am – 7:00am): 29,420
  • Paul Henry (7:00am – 9:00am): 47,380
  • Paul Henry (8:00am – 10:00am): 15,280
  • ONE News Midday (12:00pm – 12:30pm): 81,560
  • 3 News at 12 (12:00pm – 12:30pm): 23,670
  • One News (6:00pm – 7:00pm): 615,960
  • One News (7:00pm – 8:00pm): 24,300
  • 3 News (6:00pm – 7:00pm): 281,770
  • 3 News (7:00pm – 8:00pm): 13,640
  • 3 News (11:00pm – 11:30pm): 39,320
  • Seven Sharp (7:00pm – 7:30pm): 409,390
  • Seven Sharp (8:00pm – 8:30pm): 15,520
  • Campbell Live (7:00pm – 7:30pm): 293,300
  • Campbell Live (8:00pm – 8:30pm): 25,030
  • Tonight (10:55pm – 11:30pm): 103,390

Biggest increases (previous week)

  1. Spongebob Squarepants: TV2 89550 – up from 59060 (7:45am – 8:15am)
  2. 60 Minutes: PRIME 55650 – up from 26540 (7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  3. Campbell Live: TV3 293300 – up from 265220 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  4. Breakfast: TV ONE 167040 – up from 141500 (7:00am – 7:55am)
  5. The Chase: TV ONE 177990 – up from 158720 (4:30pm – 5:30pm)

Biggest decreases (previous week)

  1. Shortland Street: TV2 309040 – down from 408770 (7:00pm – 7:35pm)
  2. Highway Patrol: TV2 274600 – down from 373000 (8:05pm – 8:35pm)
  3. Arrow: TV2 82830 – down from 179120 (9:35pm – 10:35pm)
  4. Police Ten 7: TV2 304630 – down from 398240 (7:35pm – 8:05pm)
  5. Seven Sharp: TV ONE 409390 – down from 501290 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)

New

  1. Britain’s Got Talent: TV ONE (7:30pm – 8:50pm)
  2. Mrs. Brown’s Boys: TV ONE (10:20pm – 10:55pm)
  3. Tears of the Sun: TV3 (8:35pm – 11:00pm)
  4. Gallipoli: Maori TV (8:00pm – 10:15pm)

Channel Share (All Day)

  • TV ONE: 28.8%
  • SKY Network: 26.9%
  • TV2: 12.9%
  • TV3: 12%
  • FOUR: 5.9%
  • Other TV Channels: 3.3%
  • PRIME: 2.6%
  • TV2+1: 2.1%
  • Choice TV: 2%
  • TV3 Plus 1: 1.2%
  • TV ONE plus 1: 1%
  • Maori TV: 0.7%
  • FOUR+1: 0.4%

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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  • Shannon Ryan

    Ouch for The Flash. It seems that no dramas on TV2 rate well anymore. Time to move Home and Away to 8.30 followed by a comedy (of which all have also lost steam).