TV Ratings: 25-54 17 November 2015

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Most watched

  1. Shortland Street: 241,500 (57%, TV2, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  2. Highway Cops: 218,100 (42%, TV ONE, 7:35pm – 8:05pm)
  3. Piha Rescue: 185,100 (46%, TV ONE, 8:05pm – 8:35pm)
  4. One News: 169,700 (27%, TV ONE, 6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  5. The Block NZ Villa Wars: 163,800 (56%, TV3, 7:30pm – 8:35pm)

Most watched evening (7.30pm – 11pm)

  1. Highway Cops: 218,100 (42%, TV ONE, 7:35pm – 8:05pm)
  2. Piha Rescue: 185,100 (46%, TV ONE, 8:05pm – 8:35pm)
  3. The Block NZ Villa Wars: 163,800 (56%, TV3, 7:30pm – 8:35pm)
  4. My Kitchen Rules New Zealand: 138,800 (54%, TV2, 7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  5. Step Dave: 109,300 (64%, TV2, 8:30pm – 9:30pm)

Most watched daytime (9am – 5pm)

  1. Emmerdale: 52,200 (43%, TV ONE, 12:30pm – 1:30pm)
  2. ONE News Midday: 49,200 (34%, TV ONE, 12:00pm – 12:30pm)
  3. K.C. Undercover: 48,500 (57%, TV2, 4:05pm – 4:30pm)
  4. Tipping Point: 48,400 (55%, TV ONE, 3:00pm – 3:55pm)
  5. Coronation street: 41,900 (58%, TV ONE, 1:30pm – 2:00pm)

Most watched on TV ONE

  1. Highway Cops: 218,100 (42%, 7:35pm – 8:05pm)
  2. Piha Rescue: 185,100 (46%, 8:05pm – 8:35pm)
  3. One News: 169,700 (27%, 6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  4. Seven Sharp: 114,100 (27%, 7:00pm – 7:35pm)
  5. Millionaire Hot Seat: 89,200 (27%, 5:30pm – 6:00pm)

Most watched on TV2

  1. Shortland Street: 241,500 (57%, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  2. My Kitchen Rules New Zealand: 138,800 (54%, 7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  3. Home and Away: 117,000 (54%, 5:30pm – 6:00pm)
  4. Step Dave: 109,300 (64%, 8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  5. Neighbours: 80,100 (66%, 6:30pm – 7:00pm)

Most watched on TV3

  1. The Block NZ Villa Wars: 163,800 (56%, 7:30pm – 8:35pm)
  2. 3 News: 137,900 (52%, 6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  3. The Blacklist: 104,200 (58%, 8:35pm – 9:30pm)
  4. Special Victims Unit: 87,400 (63%, 9:30pm – 10:30pm)
  5. Story: 60,900 (34%, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)

Most watched on FOUR

  1. Scout In Sixty: 41,700 (86%, 7:00pm – 7:05pm)
  2. The Simpsons: 37,600 (71%, 7:05pm – 7:30pm)
  3. I Still Know What You Did Last: 35,100 (60%, 8:30pm – 10:35pm)
  4. How I Met Your Mother: 24,700 (121%, 6:35pm – 7:00pm)
  5. iCarly: 21,100 (40%, 5:05pm – 5:30pm)

Most watched on PRIME

  1. Prime Rocks: 66,000 (44%, 8:35pm – 10:10pm)
  2. Prime News: 23,200 (20%, 5:30pm – 6:00pm)
  3. Life: 16,700 (22%, 7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  4. Hot Bench: 11,200 (60%, 4:35pm – 5:00pm)
  5. QI: 11,100 (52%, 10:10pm – 10:40pm)

The Crowd Goes Wild: 9,700 (46%, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)
Most watched on Maori TV

  1. The Two Escobars: 6,500 (53%, 8:30pm – 10:10pm)
  2. Waiata: 1,300 (8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  3. Ako: 700 (6:30pm – 7:00pm)
  4. Joe’s World On A Plate: 400 (9:30am – 10:00am)
  5. Te Iti Kahurangi The Journe: 300 (10:10pm – 10:40pm)

Most watched on the BOX

  1. Storage Wars: 15,500 (85%, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  2. Hardcore Pawn: 10,700 (78%, 6:30pm – 7:00pm)
  3. NCIS: Los Angeles: 9,900 (69%, 5:30pm – 6:30pm)
  4. Criminal Minds: 8,400 (43%, 7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  5. Hardcore Pawn: 3,700 (35%, 1:05pm – 1:30pm)

Most watched on SKY Sport 1

  1. Intl Cricket Update: 24,800 (33%, 7:50pm – 8:00pm)
  2. Intl Cricket Test: 22,000 (39%, 6:15pm – 7:50pm)
  3. Intl Cricket Test: 20,500 (26%, 9:20pm – 11:00pm)
  4. Intl Cricket Update: 18,000 (30%, 8:40pm – 9:15pm)
  5. New Zealand Football Weekly: 16,200 (30%, 5:35pm – 6:00pm)

Most watched on SKY Sport 2

  1. Intl Rugby League H/L: 1,200 (1:30pm – 1:55pm)
  2. Golf Central: 1,000 (2:30pm – 3:20pm)
  3. NBL Basketball Highlights: 300 (7:20pm – 7:45pm)
  4. SkySport Select: 300 (7:50pm – 8:15pm)
  5. Oceania Sevens Champs H/L: 200 (10:30am – 11:55am)

Most watched on SKY Sport 3

  1. Altered Course: 3,400 (7:00pm – 7:45pm)
  2. Streetball Ball Up: 600 (10:00am – 10:40am)
  3. Intl Cricket Test Highlights: 400 (2:00pm – 2:25pm)
  4. Sky Sports News: 200 (2:30pm – 2:55pm)
  5. Back Page Live: 200 (9:30pm – 10:30pm)

Most watched on Choice TV

  1. Hugh’s 3 Good Things: 28,200 (73%, 11:00pm – 11:30pm)
  2. Auction Hunters Pawn $hop Edition: 24,100 (57%, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  3. Auction Hunters Pawn $hop: 22,700 (62%, 10:30pm – 11:00pm)
  4. Buying & Selling with the Prop.: 20,500 (36%, 8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  5. Fantasy Homes By The Sea: 17,000 (43%, 9:30pm – 10:30pm)

Most watched on SKY Sport 4

  1. Boxing: 1,400 (8:30pm – 9:45pm)
  2. The Crowd Goes Wild: 400 (8:00pm – 8:25pm)
  3. UEFA Champs League Weekly: 200 (6:30am – 6:55am)
  4. Hyundai A-League H/L Show: 100 (5:00pm – 5:25pm)
  5. Sports Extra: 0 (7:10pm – 7:30pm)

Most watched on SKY Movies Premiere

  1. 3 Days to Kill: 3,500 (10:05pm – 11:55pm)
  2. The Possession of Michael King: 2,400 (11:25am – 12:45pm)
  3. Cinema Release: 1,800 (11:20am – 11:20am)
  4. Oculus: 1,600 (8:15am – 9:55am)
  5. Oliver Stoned: 1,300 (8:35pm – 10:05pm)

Most watched on SKY Movies Extra

  1. Reclaim: 3,900 (8:35pm – 10:05pm)
  2. Secret Liaison: 2,700 (12:05pm – 1:35pm)
  3. Cinema Release: 1,000 (11:40pm – 11:45pm)
  4. Endless Love: 300 (1:40pm – 3:20pm)
  5. We’ll Never Have Paris: 200 (10:10pm – 11:40pm)

Most watched on Vibe

  1. Judge Judy: 5,300 (25%, 5:00pm – 5:30pm)
  2. One Tree Hill: 5,200 (2:10pm – 2:55pm)
  3. Judge Judy: 4,500 (18%, 4:30pm – 5:00pm)
  4. Crossing Jordan: 3,900 (5:30pm – 6:25pm)
  5. Cold Case: 3,600 (6:30pm – 7:25pm)

Most watched on Jones!

  1. As Time Goes By: 11,100 (23%, 7:30pm – 8:05pm)
  2. Gilligan’s Island: 6,100 (57%, 6:30pm – 7:00pm)
  3. Perry Mason: 4,200 (30%, 12:45pm – 1:35pm)
  4. Family Ties: 3,500 (11:05am – 11:30am)
  5. The Big Valley: 2,700 (19%, 8:30pm – 9:30pm)

Most watched on Crime and Investigation

  1. Killer Medics on Death Row: 25,600 (80%, 8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  2. Snapped: 19,300 (91%, 9:30pm – 10:25pm)
  3. The New Detectives: 17,300 (87%, 10:30pm – 11:35pm)
  4. Cold Case Files: 11,500 (86%, 4:35pm – 5:30pm)
  5. The FBI Files: 11,300 (71%, 3:30pm – 4:30pm)

Most watched on SKY Movies Greats

  1. Terminator Salvation: 7,700 (67%, 8:35pm – 10:25pm)
  2. Hope Springs: 800 (1:20pm – 2:50pm)
  3. Bringing Out The Dead: 700 (10:25pm – 12:20am)
  4. Fun With Dick and Jane: 600 (5:10pm – 6:35pm)
  5. Elizabeth The Golden Age: 600 (11:25am – 1:15pm)

Head to head

  • Breakfast (6:00am – 6:25am): 38,300 (60%)
  • Breakfast (6:30am – 7:00am): 55,900 (55%)
  • Breakfast (7:00am – 7:55am): 71,600 (44%)
  • Breakfast (8:00am – 9:00am): 64,200 (50%)
  • Paul Henry (6:00am – 7:00am): 23,800 (57%)
  • Paul Henry (7:00am – 9:00am): 43,400 (53%)
  • ONE News Midday (12:00pm – 12:30pm): 49,200 (34%)
  • 3 News at 12 (12:00pm – 12:30pm): 20,900 (65%)
  • One News (6:00pm – 7:00pm): 169,700 (27%)
  • 3 News (6:00pm – 7:00pm): 137,900 (52%)
  • Seven Sharp (7:00pm – 7:35pm): 114,100 (27%)
  • Story (10:00am – 10:30am): 2,800
  • Story (7:00pm – 7:30pm): 60,900 (34%)
  • Tonight (10:45pm – 11:15pm): 37,300 (35%)
  • Newsworthy (10:30pm – 11:00pm): 60,100 (77%)

Biggest increases (previous week)

  1. Millionaire Hot Seat: TV ONE 89200 – up from 47400 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)
  2. Shortland Street: TV2 241500 – up from 200100 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  3. Highway Cops: TV ONE 218100 – up from 178500 (7:35pm – 8:05pm)
  4. Special Victims Unit: TV3 87400 – up from 49200 (9:30pm – 10:30pm)
  5. 3 News: TV3 137900 – up from 99800 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)

Biggest decreases (previous week)

  1. Empire: TV2 46800 – down from 102200 (9:30pm – 10:30pm)
  2. 2 Broke Girls: TV2 16400 – down from 46900 (10:30pm – 11:00pm)
  3. The Player: TV ONE 87600 – down from 111700 (8:35pm – 9:35pm)
  4. The Whispers: TV2 4100 – down from 26900 (11:00pm – 11:55pm)
  5. My Kitchen Rules New Zealand: TV2 138800 – down from 160200 (7:30pm – 8:30pm)

New

  1. The Women of Pike River: TV ONE 61300 ( 38, 9:35pm – 10:45pm)
  2. Prime Rocks: PRIME 66000 ( 44, 8:35pm – 10:10pm)
  3. QI: PRIME 11100 ( 52, 10:10pm – 10:40pm)
  4. The Two Escobars: Maori TV 6500 ( 53, 8:30pm – 10:10pm)
  5. Te Iti Kahurangi The Journe: Maori TV 300 (10:10pm – 10:40pm)

Source: Nielsen Television Audience Measurement, 25-54

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Regan is one of the co-founders of Throng Media.
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