TV Ratings: 25-54 23 September 2015

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Most watched

  1. Shortland Street: 238,400 (57%, TV2, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  2. One News: 198,300 (28%, TV ONE, 6:00pm – 6:50pm)
  3. Seven Sharp: 193,500 (31%, TV ONE, 6:50pm – 7:30pm)
  4. Fair Go: 169,400 (27%, TV ONE, 7:30pm – 8:05pm)
  5. The Big Bang Theory: 151,700 (67%, TV2, 8:30pm – 9:00pm)

Most watched evening (7.30pm – 11pm)

  1. Fair Go: 169,400 (27%, TV ONE, 7:30pm – 8:05pm)
  2. The Big Bang Theory: 151,700 (67%, TV2, 8:30pm – 9:00pm)
  3. Reno Rumble: 144,600 (61%, TV2, 7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  4. Rachel Hunter’s Tour Of Beauty: 115,000 (29%, TV ONE, 8:05pm – 8:35pm)
  5. Mom: 114,600 (62%, TV2, 9:00pm – 9:30pm)

Most watched daytime (9am – 5pm)

  1. The Penguins of Madagascar: 48,400 (85%, TV2, 3:35pm – 4:00pm)
  2. Dr Phil: 42,100 (74%, TV3, 1:05pm – 2:05pm)
  3. Emmerdale: 40,500 (37%, TV ONE, 12:30pm – 1:00pm)
  4. The Jeremy Kyle Show: 39,700 (64%, TV2, 12:30pm – 1:35pm)
  5. Ellen: 37,500 (81%, TV2, 2:35pm – 3:30pm)

Most watched on TV ONE

  1. One News: 198,300 (28%, 6:00pm – 6:50pm)
  2. Seven Sharp: 193,500 (31%, 6:50pm – 7:30pm)
  3. Fair Go: 169,400 (27%, 7:30pm – 8:05pm)
  4. Rachel Hunter’s Tour Of Beauty: 115,000 (29%, 8:05pm – 8:35pm)
  5. Benefits Street: 85,900 (42%, 8:35pm – 9:35pm)

Most watched on TV2

  1. Shortland Street: 238,400 (57%, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  2. The Big Bang Theory: 151,700 (67%, 8:30pm – 9:00pm)
  3. Reno Rumble: 144,600 (61%, 7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  4. Mom: 114,600 (62%, 9:00pm – 9:30pm)
  5. Home and Away: 103,300 (56%, 5:30pm – 6:00pm)

Most watched on TV3

  1. 3 News: 108,400 (44%, 6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. The X Factor UK: 100,100 (52%, 7:30pm – 8:45pm)
  3. Scout In Sixty: 71,000 (77%, 6:00pm – 6:00pm)
  4. Story: 61,800 (38%, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  5. The Block Triple Threat: 55,000 (77%, 4:40pm – 6:00pm)

Most watched on FOUR

  1. The Simpsons: 32,900 (45%, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  2. Fresh Off The Boat: 32,400 (54%, 8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  3. Scout In Sixty: 28,500 (41%, 7:00pm – 7:00pm)
  4. Family Guy: 25,400 (49%, 7:35pm – 8:00pm)
  5. Rising Sun: 23,700 (46%, 8:30pm – 11:05pm)

Most watched on PRIME

  1. Best Of Bondi Rescue: 26,400 (48%, 7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  2. Game Of Thrones: 22,200 (40%, 9:30pm – 10:40pm)
  3. Prime News: 20,800 (16%, 5:30pm – 6:00pm)
  4. Legends: 17,900 (36%, 8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  5. The Crowd Goes Wild: 17,200 (53%, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)

Most watched on Maori TV

  1. Haka Nation: 3,400 (32%, 7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  2. Tangaroa With Pio: 900 (3:00pm – 3:30pm)
  3. Koroua: 800 (8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  4. Whawhai: 700 (9:30pm – 10:00pm)
  5. Pukoro: 600 (3:30pm – 4:00pm)

Most watched on the BOX

  1. Pawn Stars: 12,900 (66%, 6:35pm – 7:00pm)
  2. CSI:NY: 10,900 (48%, 7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  3. Storage Wars: 10,600 (67%, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  4. Hawaii Five-O: 7,500 (24%, 9:30pm – 10:30pm)
  5. Raw: 6,300 (61%, 3:35pm – 6:35pm)

Most watched on SKY Sport 1

  1. ITM Cup Rugby: 21,000 (32%, 7:30pm – 9:15pm)
  2. The Breakdown: 16,200 (27%, 9:25pm – 10:20pm)
  3. ITM Cup Rugby Post Game: 13,300 (21%, 9:15pm – 9:25pm)
  4. RWC 2015 Live: 9,100 (28%, 1:35am – 2:00am)
  5. RWC 2015 Highlights: 4,100 (40%, 10:30pm – 10:55pm)

Most watched on SKY Sport 2

  1. Sports Extra: 6,800 (5:15pm – 5:25pm)
  2. ITM Cup Rugby Highlights: 4,200 (10:30am – 10:55am)
  3. NRL Under 20 Replay: 3,600 (3:30pm – 5:10pm)
  4. NRL Highlights: 3,300 (5:30pm – 5:55pm)
  5. NRL Fulltime: 3,100 (3:00pm – 3:25pm)

Most watched on SKY Sport 3

  1. Back Page Live: 1,500 (7:30pm – 8:25pm)
  2. RWC 2015 Replay: 1,300 (10:00pm – 11:55pm)
  3. SkySport Select: 1,100 (1:00pm – 1:25pm)
  4. Sky Speed: 1,100 (9:30pm – 9:55pm)
  5. Red Bull Global Rally Cross: 400 (1:30pm – 2:55pm)

Most watched on Choice TV

  1. The Treasure Hunters: 35,100 (81%, 7:25pm – 8:30pm)
  2. American Restoration: 35,000 (62%, 7:00pm – 7:25pm)
  3. Natural World: 15,400 (38%, 4:00pm – 4:55pm)
  4. Robson’s Extreme Fishing Chal.: 11,800 (46%, 8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  5. The Cook and the Chef: 11,400 (32%, 4:55pm – 5:30pm)

Most watched on SKY Sport 4

  1. The Making Of Black: 3,100 (6:30pm – 7:20pm)
  2. The Crowd Goes Wild: 2,800 (8:00pm – 8:25pm)
  3. UFC Ultimate Insider: 2,700 (6:00pm – 6:20pm)
  4. Fox Sports News: 2,700 (7:30pm – 7:55pm)
  5. Sports Extra: 2,700 (6:20pm – 6:30pm)

Most watched on SKY Movies Premiere

  1. The Wedding Ringer: 1,100 (12:30pm – 2:10pm)
  2. A Common Man: 700 (2:10pm – 3:35pm)
  3. A Common Man: 600 (6:15am – 7:40am)
  4. Goats: 100 (3:35pm – 5:05pm)
  5. Sky Movies Preview: 0 (8:25pm – 8:25pm)

Most watched on SKY Movies Extra

  1. The Love Punch: 1,600 (2:05pm – 3:35pm)
  2. The Book Thief: 1,600 (11:55am – 2:00pm)
  3. Wishin’ and Hopin’: 800 (5:40pm – 7:05pm)
  4. This Is Where I Leave You: 400 (8:35pm – 10:15pm)
  5. Fatal Honeymoon: 300 (10:20am – 11:50am)

Most watched on Vibe

  1. Judge Judy: 9,200 (28%, 5:00pm – 5:30pm)
  2. Judge Judy: 9,000 (10:40am – 11:05am)
  3. Murdoch Mysteries: 7,900 (30%, 8:30pm – 9:25pm)
  4. Cold Case: 7,000 (72%, 6:30pm – 7:25pm)
  5. Judge Judy: 6,900 (11:05am – 11:30am)

Most watched on Jones!

  1. Gilligan’s Island: 13,800 (78%, 6:30pm – 7:00pm)
  2. The Virginian: 8,200 (2:00am – 2:40am)
  3. The High Chaparral: 6,000 (2:40am – 3:25am)
  4. Last of the Summer Wine: 2,800 (8%, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  5. Hill Street Blues: 2,600 (24%, 3:40pm – 4:30pm)

Most watched on Crime and Investigation

  1. Obsession Dark Desires: 7,800 (64%, 9:30pm – 10:30pm)
  2. Bait Car: 6,000 (6:30pm – 7:00pm)
  3. North Mission Road: 5,800 (48%, 7:00am – 7:30am)
  4. The Mind Of A Murderer: 5,600 (12:30pm – 1:30pm)
  5. Death Row Stories: 5,100 (41%, 8:30pm – 9:25pm)

Most watched on SKY Movies Greats

  1. 13 Going On 30: 1,400 (10:25pm – 12:00am)
  2. Cinema Release: 400 (12:00am – 12:05am)
  3. The Frighteners: 300 (8:35pm – 10:20pm)
  4. How To Lose A Guy In 10 Days: 200 (10:10am – 12:00pm)
  5. Under The Tuscan Sun: 100 (12:05am – 1:55am)

Head to head

  • Breakfast (6:00am – 6:30am): 46,100 (52%)
  • Breakfast (6:30am – 7:00am): 56,800 (41%)
  • Breakfast (7:00am – 8:00am): 59,300 (39%)
  • Breakfast (8:00am – 9:00am): 48,300 (42%)
  • Paul Henry (6:00am – 6:55am): 26,200 (51%)
  • Paul Henry (7:00am – 9:00am): 26,100 (39%)
  • ONE News Midday (12:00pm – 12:30pm): 23,200 (21%)
  • 3 News at 12 (12:00pm – 12:30pm): 13,600 (63%)
  • One News (6:00pm – 6:50pm): 198,300 (28%)
  • 3 News (6:00pm – 7:00pm): 108,400 (44%)
  • Seven Sharp (6:50pm – 7:30pm): 193,500 (31%)
  • Story (10:00am – 10:30am): 7,400
  • Story (7:00pm – 7:30pm): 61,800 (38%)
  • Tonight (10:35pm – 11:05pm): 57,300 (50%)
  • Newsworthy (10:40pm – 11:10pm): 23,900 (116%)

Biggest increases (previous week)

  1. Seven Sharp: TV ONE 193500 – up from 148000 (6:50pm – 7:30pm)
  2. The Block Triple Threat: TV3 55000 – up from 27800 (4:40pm – 6:00pm)
  3. Breakfast: TV ONE 48300 – up from 22200 (8:00am – 9:00am)
  4. Sofia the First: TV2 26300 – up from 4200 (6:40am – 7:00am)
  5. Scout In Sixty: TV3 71000 – up from 49700 (6:00pm – 6:00pm)

Biggest decreases (previous week)

  1. Benefits Street: TV ONE 85900 – down from 121700 (8:35pm – 9:35pm)
  2. One News: TV ONE 198300 – down from 230600 (6:00pm – 6:50pm)
  3. Undercover Boss: TV ONE 68400 – down from 98000 (9:35pm – 10:35pm)
  4. The Chase: TV ONE 68800 – down from 98300 (4:25pm – 5:25pm)
  5. Breakfast: TV ONE 46100 – down from 66800 (6:00am – 6:30am)

New

  1. 2 Broke Girls: TV2 30800 ( 68, 10:25pm – 10:55pm)
  2. Runner Runner: TV3 46400 ( 61, 8:45pm – 10:40pm)
  3. Whawhai: Maori TV 700 (9:30pm – 10:00pm)
  4. Te Kaea: Maori TV 0 (10:30pm – 11:00pm)

Source: Nielsen Television Audience Measurement, 25-54

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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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