TV Ratings: 21 October 2015

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Most watched

  1. One News: 646,970 (TV ONE, 6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Fair Go: 528,630 (TV ONE, 7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  3. Seven Sharp: 466,390 (TV ONE, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  4. Shortland Street: 375,060 (TV2, 7:00pm – 7:35pm)
  5. Rachel Hunter’s Tour Of Beauty: 356,360 (TV ONE, 8:00pm – 8:35pm)

Most watched evening (7.30pm – 11pm)

  1. Fair Go: 528,630 (TV ONE, 7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  2. Rachel Hunter’s Tour Of Beauty: 356,360 (TV ONE, 8:00pm – 8:35pm)
  3. The DNA Detectives: 349,300 (TV ONE, 8:35pm – 9:35pm)
  4. The Block NZ Villa Wars: 267,560 (TV3, 7:30pm – 8:25pm)
  5. The Middle: 223,880 (TV2, 7:35pm – 8:05pm)

Most watched daytime (9am – 5pm)

  1. ONE News Midday: 100,060 (TV ONE, 12:00pm – 12:30pm)
  2. Emmerdale: 89,130 (TV ONE, 12:30pm – 1:00pm)
  3. Tipping Point: 84,040 (TV ONE, 3:00pm – 3:55pm)
  4. Jessie: 67,310 (TV2, 4:00pm – 4:30pm)
  5. The Chase: 64,700 (TV ONE, 11:00am – 12:00pm)

Most watched on TV ONE

  1. One News: 646,970 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Fair Go: 528,630 (7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  3. Seven Sharp: 466,390 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  4. Rachel Hunter’s Tour Of Beauty: 356,360 (8:00pm – 8:35pm)
  5. The DNA Detectives: 349,300 (8:35pm – 9:35pm)

Most watched on TV2

  1. Shortland Street: 375,060 (7:00pm – 7:35pm)
  2. The Middle: 223,880 (7:35pm – 8:05pm)
  3. The Big Bang Theory: 182,560 (8:35pm – 9:00pm)
  4. Home and Away: 168,500 (5:35pm – 6:05pm)
  5. Blackish: 149,170 (8:05pm – 8:35pm)

Most watched on TV3

  1. The Block NZ Villa Wars: 267,560 (7:30pm – 8:25pm)
  2. 3 News: 250,160 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  3. The X Factor UK: 201,550 (8:25pm – 10:30pm)
  4. Story: 164,490 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  5. Newsworthy: 76,780 (10:30pm – 11:00pm)

Most watched on FOUR

  1. The Simpsons: 53,980 (7:05pm – 7:30pm)
  2. Big Time Rush: 52,180 (4:35pm – 5:05pm)
  3. Scout In Sixty: 51,550 (7:00pm – 7:05pm)
  4. Victorious: 48,410 (5:05pm – 5:30pm)
  5. How I Met Your Mother: 44,130 (6:30pm – 7:00pm)

Most watched on PRIME

  1. Prime News: 116,820 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)
  2. Coastwatch OZ: 94,190 (8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  3. Deal Or No Deal: 45,850 (5:00pm – 5:30pm)
  4. Bondi Rescue: 44,740 (7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  5. Game Of Thrones: 44,610 (9:30pm – 10:35pm)

The Crowd Goes Wild: 33,250 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
Most watched on the BOX

  1. Hawaii Five-O: 31,760 (9:30pm – 10:30pm)
  2. NCIS: 25,660 (8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  3. Criminal Minds: 19,590 (7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  4. Storage Wars: 11,050 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  5. Law & Order Criminal Intent: 9,310 (10:30pm – 11:30pm)

Most watched on TV3 Plus 1

  1. Scout In Sixty: 25,560 (7:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. The X Factor UK: 17,060 (9:25pm – 11:30pm)
  3. Top Chef: 14,880 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  4. The Block NZ Villa Wars: 12,390 (8:30pm – 9:25pm)
  5. 3 News: 9,760 (7:00pm – 8:00pm)

Most watched on SKY Sport 1

  1. The Breakdown: 31,660 (8:30pm – 9:25pm)
  2. RWC 2015 Highlights: 15,500 (7:30pm – 8:25pm)
  3. RWC 2015 Replay: 15,160 (9:30pm – 11:25pm)
  4. RWC 2015 Highlights: 9,380 (4:30pm – 5:25pm)

Most watched on TV ONE plus 1

  1. The DNA Detectives: 46,240 (9:35pm – 10:35pm)
  2. One News: 45,850 (7:00pm – 8:00pm)
  3. Seven Sharp: 26,770 (8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  4. Fair Go: 25,910 (8:30pm – 9:00pm)
  5. Rachel Hunter’s Tour Of Beauty: 21,510 (9:00pm – 9:35pm)

Most watched on Choice TV

  1. American Restoration: 48,420 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  2. Ray Mears Goes Walkabout: 34,430 (7:30pm – 8:35pm)
  3. Location Location LocationUK: 16,390 (4:00am – 5:00am)
  4. Property Brothers At Home: 13,570 (6:05pm – 7:00pm)
  5. Buying & Selling with the P: 12,540 (5:00am – 6:00am)

Most watched on TV2+1

  1. Home and Away: 45,310 (6:35pm – 7:05pm)
  2. Jessie: 42,370 (5:00pm – 5:30pm)
  3. Tashi: 36,410 (4:30pm – 4:55pm)
  4. The Middle: 35,060 (8:35pm – 9:05pm)
  5. Shortland Street: 31,350 (8:00pm – 8:35pm)

Most watched on Vibe

  1. Judge Judy: 24,250 (4:30pm – 5:00pm)
  2. Judge Judy: 20,630 (5:00pm – 5:30pm)
  3. Murdoch Mysteries: 18,110 (8:30pm – 9:25pm)
  4. Judge Judy: 14,470 (10:30pm – 11:00pm)
  5. The Closer: 11,880 (7:30pm – 8:25pm)

Most watched on Jones!

  1. As Time Goes By: 33,940 (7:30pm – 8:05pm)
  2. Last of the Summer Wine: 31,960 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  3. The A-Team: 23,690 (4:35pm – 5:30pm)
  4. The Virginian: 21,380 (2:30pm – 3:45pm)
  5. Get Smart: 19,480 (8:05pm – 8:30pm)

Most watched on Crime and Investigation

  1. Snapped: 19,910 (9:30am – 10:25am)
  2. Murdered on Honeymoon: 18,810 (8:30pm – 9:35pm)
  3. The New Detectives: 17,740 (10:30pm – 11:35pm)
  4. Obsession Dark Desires: 14,290 (9:35pm – 10:30pm)
  5. The FBI Files: 12,270 (3:30pm – 4:35pm)

Most watched on FOUR+1

  1. Pingu: 26,910 (3:55pm – 4:00pm)
  2. Bubble Guppies: 26,070 (4:10pm – 4:35pm)
  3. Sticky TV: 25,790 (4:00pm – 4:05pm)
  4. Peppa Pig: 25,790 (4:05pm – 4:10pm)
  5. Sesame Street: 19,800 (3:00pm – 3:55pm)

Most watched on MTV

  1. Ridiculousness: 14,460 (9:55pm – 10:20pm)
  2. Geordie Shore: 13,420 (9:00pm – 9:55pm)
  3. Teen Mom OG: 12,120 (11:55am – 12:50pm)

Head to head

  • Breakfast (6:00am – 6:25am): 72,930
  • Breakfast (6:30am – 7:00am): 111,800
  • Breakfast (7:00am – 7:55am): 126,290
  • Breakfast (8:00am – 9:00am): 122,390
  • Breakfast (9:00am – 10:00am): 10,510
  • Paul Henry (6:00am – 6:55am): 38,310
  • Paul Henry (7:00am – 9:00am): 56,660
  • ONE News Midday (12:00pm – 12:30pm): 100,060
  • 3 News at 12 (12:00pm – 12:30pm): 24,230
  • One News (6:00pm – 7:00pm): 646,970
  • One News (7:00pm – 8:00pm): 45,850
  • 3 News (6:00pm – 7:00pm): 250,160
  • 3 News (7:00pm – 8:00pm): 9,760
  • Seven Sharp (7:00pm – 7:30pm): 466,390
  • Seven Sharp (8:00pm – 8:30pm): 26,770
  • Story (10:00am – 10:30am): 9,540
  • Story (7:00pm – 7:30pm): 164,490
  • Tonight (10:40pm – 11:10pm): 101,130
  • Newsworthy (10:30pm – 11:00pm): 76,780

Biggest increases (previous week)

  1. 3 News: TV3 250160 – up from 188320 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. The X Factor UK: TV3 201550 – up from 165030 (8:25pm – 10:30pm)
  3. The Middle: TV2 223880 – up from 187750 (7:35pm – 8:05pm)
  4. F.R.I.E.N.D.S: TV2 94700 – up from 67210 (6:05pm – 6:30pm)
  5. Tiki Tour: TV2 35870 – up from 10370 (8:35am – 9:00am)

Biggest decreases (previous week)

  1. Rachel Hunter’s Tour Of Beauty: TV ONE 356360 – down from 439890 (8:00pm – 8:35pm)
  2. Fair Go: TV ONE 528630 – down from 608230 (7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  3. The DNA Detectives: TV ONE 349300 – down from 420250 (8:35pm – 9:35pm)
  4. Tonight: TV ONE 101130 – down from 168260 (10:40pm – 11:10pm)
  5. One News: TV ONE 646970 – down from 707700 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)

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Channel Share (All Day)

  • TV ONE: 29.6%
  • SKY Network: 27.1%
  • TV3: 13.3%
  • TV2: 12.7%
  • PRIME: 3.5%
  • FOUR: 2.9%
  • TV ONE plus 1: 2.4%
  • TV2+1: 2.4%
  • Other TV Channels: 2.3%
  • Choice TV: 2%
  • TV3 Plus 1: 1.1%
  • FOUR+1: 0.6%
  • Maori TV: 0.2%

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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  • Simon Green

    “Other TV Channels: 2.3%”. Other than the Te Reo channel, what other channels fall into this category?