TV Ratings: 2 December 2015

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Most watched

  1. One News: 623,010 (TV ONE, 6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Seven Sharp: 375,750 (TV ONE, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  3. Shortland Street: 372,410 (TV2, 7:00pm – 7:35pm)
  4. The Block NZ Villa Wars: 325,710 (TV3, 7:30pm – 8:35pm)
  5. Millionaire Hot Seat: 311,630 (TV ONE, 5:35pm – 6:00pm)

Most watched evening (7.30pm – 11pm)

  1. The Block NZ Villa Wars: 325,710 (TV3, 7:30pm – 8:35pm)
  2. MasterChef Australia: 300,230 (TV ONE, 7:30pm – 8:45pm)
  3. Man & Beast with Martin Clunes: 272,180 (TV ONE, 8:45pm – 9:45pm)
  4. The Big Bang Theory: 229,580 (TV2, 8:35pm – 9:00pm)
  5. Mom: 220,740 (TV2, 9:00pm – 9:30pm)

Most watched daytime (9am – 5pm)

  1. ONE News Midday: 132,590 (TV ONE, 12:00pm – 12:30pm)
  2. Emmerdale: 105,110 (TV ONE, 12:30pm – 12:55pm)
  3. Good Morning: 84,450 (TV ONE, 9:00am – 10:00am)
  4. Emmerdale: 84,360 (TV ONE, 1:00pm – 1:30pm)
  5. Tipping Point: 81,570 (TV ONE, 3:00pm – 4:00pm)

Most watched on TV ONE

  1. One News: 623,010 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Seven Sharp: 375,750 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  3. Millionaire Hot Seat: 311,630 (5:35pm – 6:00pm)
  4. MasterChef Australia: 300,230 (7:30pm – 8:45pm)
  5. Man & Beast with Martin Clunes: 272,180 (8:45pm – 9:45pm)

Most watched on TV2

  1. Shortland Street: 372,410 (7:00pm – 7:35pm)
  2. The Big Bang Theory: 229,580 (8:35pm – 9:00pm)
  3. Mom: 220,740 (9:00pm – 9:30pm)
  4. Home and Away: 180,210 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)
  5. The Middle: 173,360 (7:35pm – 8:05pm)

Most watched on TV3

  1. The Block NZ Villa Wars: 325,710 (7:30pm – 8:35pm)
  2. The X Factor UK: 199,010 (8:35pm – 10:20pm)
  3. 3 News: 181,880 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  4. Story: 161,730 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  5. Fail Army: 101,940 (10:20pm – 10:50pm)

Most watched on FOUR

  1. Beverly Hills Cop: 69,160 (8:30pm – 10:40pm)
  2. The Simpsons: 44,000 (7:05pm – 7:30pm)
  3. Scout In Sixty: 41,210 (7:00pm – 7:05pm)
  4. Family Guy: 37,940 (7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  5. Sticky TV: 37,690 (3:35pm – 3:40pm)

Most watched on PRIME

  1. Prime News: 100,450 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)
  2. Storage Wars Texas: 74,910 (8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  3. Bondi Rescue: 68,700 (7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  4. Crimes That Shook Britain: 66,330 (8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  5. Fear the Walking Dead: 41,000 (9:30pm – 10:30pm)

The Crowd Goes Wild: 11,740 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
Most watched on the BOX

  1. Storage Wars: 39,170 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  2. Hawaii Five-O: 30,140 (9:30pm – 10:30pm)
  3. Criminal Minds: 28,470 (7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  4. Criminal Minds Suspect Behaviour: 20,980 (8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  5. Hardcore Pawn: 18,090 (6:30pm – 7:00pm)

Most watched on TV3 Plus 1

  1. Newsworthy: 22,510 (11:50pm – 12:20am)
  2. Fail Army: 20,900 (11:20pm – 11:50pm)
  3. The Block NZ Villa Wars: 20,580 (8:30pm – 9:35pm)
  4. 3 News: 18,720 (7:00pm – 8:00pm)
  5. NCIS: Los Angeles: 18,400 (12:25am – 1:20am)

Most watched on SKY Sport 2

  1. NBL Basketball: 10,730 (7:30pm – 9:30pm)

Most watched on TV ONE plus 1

  1. One News: 64,310 (7:00pm – 8:00pm)
  2. MasterChef Australia: 48,700 (8:30pm – 9:45pm)
  3. Seven Sharp: 38,050 (8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  4. Man & Beast with Martin Clunes: 25,000 (9:45pm – 10:45pm)
  5. Millionaire Hot Seat: 21,470 (6:35pm – 7:00pm)

Most watched on Choice TV

  1. The Catch: 36,110 (7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  2. Buying & Selling with the P: 33,610 (1:00pm – 2:00pm)
  3. Fantasy Homes By The Sea: 31,000 (2:00pm – 3:00pm)
  4. Auction Hunters: 28,720 (11:30am – 12:00pm)
  5. American Restoration: 25,330 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)

Most watched on SKY Sport 4

  1. Tennis Davis Cup H/L: 12,340 (8:30pm – 9:20pm)

Most watched on TV2+1

  1. Home and Away: 52,150 (6:30pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Good Luck Charlie: 50,520 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)
  3. The Big Bang Theory: 48,880 (9:35pm – 10:00pm)
  4. America’s Funniest HV: 37,780 (6:00pm – 6:30pm)
  5. Alvinnn!!! And The Chipmunks: 35,270 (4:45pm – 4:55pm)

Most watched on SKY Movies Premiere

  1. If I Stay: 13,290 (8:35pm – 10:15pm)

Most watched on Vibe

  1. Judge Judy: 21,110 (5:00pm – 5:30pm)
  2. Judge Judy: 19,040 (4:30pm – 5:00pm)
  3. Judge Judy: 11,430 (10:30pm – 11:00pm)

Most watched on Jones!

  1. As Time Goes By: 45,450 (7:30pm – 8:05pm)
  2. Last of the Summer Wine: 31,810 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  3. Get Smart: 20,540 (8:05pm – 8:30pm)
  4. Gunsmoke: 20,090 (1:35pm – 2:25pm)
  5. The Virginian: 16,300 (2:30pm – 3:45pm)

Most watched on Crime and Investigation

  1. Monster In My Family: 23,530 (7:30pm – 8:25pm)
  2. Escaping Polygamy: 15,610 (8:30pm – 9:25pm)
  3. Forensic Files: 14,260 (7:00am – 7:30am)
  4. Cold Case Files: 13,780 (4:35pm – 5:30pm)
  5. Crime 360: 13,380 (5:35pm – 6:30pm)

Most watched on FOUR+1

  1. Bubble Guppies: 27,220 (4:10pm – 4:35pm)
  2. Sticky TV: 27,000 (4:00pm – 4:05pm)
  3. Peppa Pig: 27,000 (4:05pm – 4:10pm)
  4. Pingu: 24,290 (3:55pm – 4:00pm)
  5. Sesame Street: 16,270 (3:00pm – 3:55pm)

Most watched on MTV

  1. Geordie Shore: 10,250 (9:00pm – 9:55pm)

Head to head

  • Breakfast (6:00am – 6:25am): 89,230
  • Breakfast (6:30am – 7:00am): 130,810
  • Breakfast (7:00am – 7:55am): 158,750
  • Breakfast (8:00am – 9:00am): 124,140
  • Paul Henry (6:00am – 6:55am): 24,460
  • Paul Henry (7:00am – 9:00am): 74,150
  • ONE News Midday (12:00pm – 12:30pm): 132,590
  • ONE News Midday (1:00pm – 1:30pm): 13,300
  • 3 News at 12 (12:00pm – 12:30pm): 56,470
  • One News (6:00pm – 7:00pm): 623,010
  • One News (7:00pm – 8:00pm): 64,310
  • 3 News (6:00pm – 7:00pm): 181,880
  • 3 News (7:00pm – 8:00pm): 18,720
  • Seven Sharp (7:00pm – 7:30pm): 375,750
  • Seven Sharp (8:00pm – 8:30pm): 38,050
  • Story (10:00am – 10:30am): 24,360
  • Story (7:00pm – 7:30pm): 161,730
  • Story (8:00pm – 8:30pm): 14,940
  • Tonight (10:50pm – 11:20pm): 140,770
  • Newsworthy (10:50pm – 11:20pm): 64,130
  • Newsworthy (11:50pm – 12:20am): 22,510

Biggest increases (previous week)

  1. Breakfast: TV ONE 158750 – up from 110130 (7:00am – 7:55am)
  2. Good Morning: TV ONE 84450 – up from 49770 (9:00am – 10:00am)
  3. Fail Army: TV3 101940 – up from 68340 (10:20pm – 10:50pm)
  4. America’s Funniest HV: TV2 91900 – up from 59460 (5:00pm – 5:30pm)
  5. MasterChef Australia: TV ONE 300230 – up from 271090 (7:30pm – 8:45pm)

Biggest decreases (previous week)

  1. The Middle: TV2 173360 – down from 264860 (7:35pm – 8:05pm)
  2. The Big Bang Theory: TV2 229580 – down from 317480 (8:35pm – 9:00pm)
  3. The Big Bang Theory: TV2 152000 – down from 225310 (8:05pm – 8:35pm)
  4. Mom: TV2 220740 – down from 283970 (9:00pm – 9:30pm)
  5. Home and Away: TV2 180210 – down from 229040 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)

New

  1. Man & Beast with Martin Clunes: TV ONE 272180 (8:45pm – 9:45pm)
  2. The Island with Bear Grylls: TV ONE 158690 (9:45pm – 10:50pm)
  3. The Flash: TV2 104350 (9:30pm – 10:30pm)

Channel Share (All Day)

  • TV ONE: 27.9%
  • SKY Network: 23.3%
  • TV3: 15.2%
  • TV2: 12.6%
  • Other TV Channels: 4.4%
  • PRIME: 3.4%
  • FOUR: 3.3%
  • TV2+1: 2.6%
  • Choice TV: 2.4%
  • TV ONE plus 1: 2.4%
  • TV3 Plus 1: 1.3%
  • FOUR+1: 0.7%
  • 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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