TV Ratings: 5 May 2015

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Most watched

  1. One News: 712,270 (TV ONE, 6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Dog Squad: 478,390 (TV ONE, 7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  3. Seven Sharp: 460,900 (TV ONE, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  4. SCU:Serious Crash Unit: 455,430 (TV ONE, 8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  5. Shortland Street: 385,260 (TV2, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)

Most watched evening (7.30pm – 11pm)

  1. Dog Squad: 478,390 (TV ONE, 7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  2. SCU:Serious Crash Unit: 455,430 (TV ONE, 8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  3. The Bachelor New Zealand: 356,610 (TV3, 7:35pm – 8:35pm)
  4. My Kitchen Rules: 309,510 (TV2, 7:30pm – 8:50pm)
  5. Person Of Interest: 232,970 (TV ONE, 8:30pm – 9:30pm)

Most watched daytime (9am – 5pm)

  1. Emmerdale: 100,960 (TV ONE, 12:30pm – 12:55pm)
  2. Emmerdale: 92,940 (TV ONE, 1:00pm – 1:30pm)
  3. ONE News Midday: 88,930 (TV ONE, 12:00pm – 12:30pm)
  4. Strawberry Shortcake’s Berry: 71,120 (FOUR, 3:10pm – 3:30pm)
  5. Dickinson’s Real Deal: 69,740 (TV ONE, 3:00pm – 3:55pm)

Most watched on TV ONE

  1. One News: 712,270 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Dog Squad: 478,390 (7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  3. Seven Sharp: 460,900 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  4. SCU:Serious Crash Unit: 455,430 (8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  5. Millionaire Hot Seat: 300,440 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)

Most watched on TV2

  1. Shortland Street: 385,260 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  2. My Kitchen Rules: 309,510 (7:30pm – 8:50pm)
  3. Home and Away: 176,990 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)
  4. How To Get Away With Murder: 136,290 (8:50pm – 9:50pm)
  5. Neighbours: 126,740 (6:30pm – 7:00pm)

Most watched on TV3

  1. The Bachelor New Zealand: 356,610 (7:35pm – 8:35pm)
  2. Campbell Live: 289,370 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  3. NCIS: 224,190 (8:35pm – 9:30pm)
  4. 3 News: 220,690 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  5. NCIS: Los Angeles: 159,300 (9:30pm – 10:25pm)

Most watched on FOUR

  1. Strawberry Shortcake’s Berry: 71,120 (3:10pm – 3:30pm)
  2. The Simpsons: 63,180 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  3. Sticky TV: 55,460 (3:30pm – 3:35pm)
  4. George Of The Jungle: 52,150 (3:35pm – 4:05pm)
  5. Undercover Brother: 48,790 (8:30pm – 10:20pm)

Most watched on PRIME

  1. Prime News: 145,710 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)
  2. Prime Rocks: 75,060 (8:35pm – 9:40pm)
  3. Deal Or No Deal: 64,360 (5:00pm – 5:30pm)
  4. Ross Kemp Extreme World: 46,370 (9:40pm – 10:40pm)
  5. Rick Stein’s India: 45,040 (7:30pm – 8:30pm)

The Crowd Goes Wild: 28,490 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
Most watched on Maori TV

  1. Kaitiaki Wars: 17,660 (8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  2. The Big Hit: 13,160 (7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  3. Mea Maxima Culpa Silence in the: 12,540 (8:30pm – 10:30pm)

Most watched on the BOX

  1. Pawn Stars: 47,060 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  2. Pawn Stars: 26,990 (6:30pm – 7:00pm)
  3. Transporter: 15,870 (8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  4. CSI:NY: 15,490 (7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  5. CSI Miami: 11,830 (1:30pm – 2:20pm)

Most watched on TV3 Plus 1

  1. Campbell Live: 35,410 (8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  2. 3 News: 30,640 (7:00pm – 8:00pm)
  3. The Bachelor New Zealand: 29,890 (8:35pm – 9:35pm)
  4. NCIS: 28,190 (9:35pm – 10:30pm)
  5. NCIS: Los Angeles: 23,040 (10:30pm – 11:25pm)

Most watched on SKY Sport 2

  1. NRL 360: 18,230 (8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  2. Back Page Live: 11,890 (9:30pm – 10:30pm)

Most watched on TV ONE plus 1

  1. SCU:Serious Crash Unit: 21,360 (9:00pm – 9:30pm)
  2. Dickinson’s Real Deal: 20,360 (4:00pm – 4:55pm)
  3. Te Karere: 19,520 (4:55pm – 5:25pm)
  4. Breakfast: 17,490 (9:00am – 10:00am)
  5. Person Of Interest: 16,880 (9:30pm – 10:30pm)

Most watched on Choice TV

  1. Auction Hunters: 37,290 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  2. How Did You Do That?: 31,990 (8:35pm – 9:05pm)
  3. Full Frontage: 31,010 (7:30pm – 8:05pm)
  4. A Place in the Sun: 26,440 (8:05pm – 8:35pm)
  5. Sarah Beeny’s How To Sell Your Home: 24,380 (9:05pm – 9:35pm)

Most watched on TV2+1

  1. My Kitchen Rules: 33,560 (8:30pm – 9:50pm)
  2. Dog With a Blog: 33,480 (5:00pm – 5:30pm)
  3. How To Get Away With Murder: 23,380 (9:50pm – 10:50pm)
  4. Kung Fu Panda: 20,480 (4:30pm – 5:00pm)
  5. The 4.30 show: 19,260 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)

Most watched on Vibe

  1. Judge Judy: 22,670 (5:00pm – 5:30pm)
  2. Taggart: 22,510 (8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  3. The Village: 22,130 (9:30pm – 10:40pm)
  4. Judge Judy: 16,850 (4:30pm – 5:00pm)
  5. Wycliffe: 15,840 (7:30pm – 8:30pm)

Most watched on Jones!

  1. Bonanza: 30,000 (1:40pm – 2:25pm)
  2. The Virginian: 24,570 (2:25pm – 3:40pm)
  3. Rawhide: 21,160 (12:45pm – 1:35pm)
  4. The Big Valley: 20,880 (9:30pm – 10:30pm)
  5. The High Chaparral: 17,890 (8:30pm – 9:25pm)

Most watched on FOUR+1

  1. Strawberry Shortcake’s Berry: 28,830 (4:10pm – 4:30pm)
  2. George Of The Jungle: 28,490 (4:35pm – 5:05pm)
  3. Sticky TV: 26,280 (4:30pm – 4:35pm)
  4. Chuggington Badge Quest: 25,360 (4:05pm – 4:10pm)
  5. Sticky TV: 25,360 (4:00pm – 4:05pm)

Head to head

  • Breakfast (6:00am – 6:30am): 63,660
  • Breakfast (6:30am – 7:00am): 111,390
  • Breakfast (7:00am – 7:55am): 153,720
  • Breakfast (8:00am – 9:00am): 101,660
  • Breakfast (9:00am – 10:00am): 17,490
  • Paul Henry (6:00am – 7:00am): 20,030
  • Paul Henry (7:00am – 9:00am): 34,980
  • ONE News Midday (12:00pm – 12:30pm): 88,930
  • 3 News at 12 (12:00pm – 12:30pm): 19,900
  • One News (6:00pm – 7:00pm): 712,270
  • One News (7:00pm – 8:00pm): 11,910
  • 3 News (6:00pm – 7:00pm): 220,690
  • 3 News (7:00pm – 8:00pm): 30,640
  • 3 News (10:25pm – 10:55pm): 83,740
  • Seven Sharp (7:00pm – 7:30pm): 460,900
  • Campbell Live (7:00pm – 7:30pm): 289,370
  • Campbell Live (8:00pm – 8:30pm): 35,410
  • Tonight (10:25pm – 10:55pm): 101,730

Biggest increases (previous week)

  1. Dog Squad: TV ONE 478390 – up from 409330 (7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  2. SCU:Serious Crash Unit: TV ONE 455430 – up from 402590 (8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  3. The Bachelor New Zealand: TV3 356610 – up from 306550 (7:35pm – 8:35pm)
  4. NCIS: Los Angeles: TV3 159300 – up from 116900 (9:30pm – 10:25pm)
  5. Shortland Street: TV2 385260 – up from 344620 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)

Biggest decreases (previous week)

  1. Home and Away: TV2 176990 – down from 235700 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)
  2. Millionaire Hot Seat: TV ONE 300440 – down from 342610 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)
  3. 3 News: TV3 220690 – down from 258490 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  4. The Chase: TV ONE 186070 – down from 218850 (4:25pm – 5:25pm)
  5. Grey’s Anatomy: TV2 47450 – down from 73650 (9:50pm – 10:45pm)

New

  1. Rick Stein’s India: PRIME (7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  2. Ross Kemp Extreme World: PRIME (9:40pm – 10:40pm)
  3. Kaitiaki Wars: Maori TV (8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  4. Mea Maxima Culpa Silence in the: Maori TV (8:30pm – 10:30pm)

Channel Share (All Day)

  • TV ONE: 27.9%
  • SKY Network: 26.2%
  • TV3: 13.8%
  • TV2: 13%
  • PRIME: 3.7%
  • FOUR: 3.5%
  • Other TV Channels: 3%
  • Choice TV: 2.3%
  • TV2+1: 1.7%
  • TV3 Plus 1: 1.6%
  • TV ONE plus 1: 1.5%
  • FOUR+1: 1.1%
  • Maori TV: 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

    Goodbye Grey’s Anatomy in primetime.

  • unidentified

    Paul Henry is more or less earning the same ratings as firstline does. Maybe more people are listening to him on the radio

    • benpaul12

      You’d bloody hope more people are listening on the radio or it will be cancelled…