TV Ratings: 25-54 4 December 2015

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Most watched

  1. 7 Days: 211,700 (79%, TV3, 9:30pm – 10:35pm)
  2. Shortland Street: 184,100 (62%, TV2, 7:00pm – 7:35pm)
  3. The Graham Norton Show: 166,700 (62%, TV3, 8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  4. Jono and Ben: 140,800 (95%, TV3, 7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  5. MasterChef Australia: 127,900 (42%, TV ONE, 7:30pm – 8:45pm)

Most watched evening (7.30pm – 11pm)

  1. 7 Days: 211,700 (79%, TV3, 9:30pm – 10:35pm)
  2. The Graham Norton Show: 166,700 (62%, TV3, 8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  3. Jono and Ben: 140,800 (95%, TV3, 7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  4. MasterChef Australia: 127,900 (42%, TV ONE, 7:30pm – 8:45pm)
  5. Newsworthy: 117,000 (80%, TV3, 10:35pm – 11:05pm)

Most watched daytime (9am – 5pm)

  1. Hope & Faith: 40,600 (104%, TV2, 12:05pm – 12:30pm)
  2. The Jeremy Kyle Show: 39,200 (45%, TV2, 12:30pm – 1:30pm)
  3. Love Island: 38,400 (68%, TV2, 1:30pm – 2:30pm)
  4. Tipping Point: 36,700 (48%, TV ONE, 3:00pm – 3:55pm)
  5. Te Karere: 34,700 (60%, TV ONE, 4:00pm – 4:25pm)

Most watched on TV ONE

  1. MasterChef Australia: 127,900 (42%, 7:30pm – 8:45pm)
  2. One News: 112,100 (23%, 6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  3. Seven Sharp: 94,600 (25%, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  4. Coronation Street: 84,400 (35%, 9:30pm – 10:45pm)
  5. Coronation Street: 82,000 (34%, 8:45pm – 9:30pm)

Most watched on TV2

  1. Shortland Street: 184,100 (62%, 7:00pm – 7:35pm)
  2. Home and Away: 110,200 (54%, 5:30pm – 6:00pm)
  3. Mat Franco’s Got Magic: 80,300 (51%, 7:35pm – 9:20pm)
  4. F.R.I.E.N.D.S: 65,300 (55%, 6:00pm – 6:30pm)
  5. Mike & Molly: 59,300 (226%, 12:15am – 12:40am)

Most watched on TV3

  1. 7 Days: 211,700 (79%, 9:30pm – 10:35pm)
  2. The Graham Norton Show: 166,700 (62%, 8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  3. Jono and Ben: 140,800 (95%, 7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  4. Newsworthy: 117,000 (80%, 10:35pm – 11:05pm)
  5. 3 News: 61,900 (43%, 6:00pm – 7:00pm)

Most watched on FOUR

  1. The Simpsons: 39,400 (78%, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  2. Scout In Sixty: 33,700 (84%, 7:00pm – 7:00pm)
  3. The Scorpion King Rise Of A Wa: 27,400 (47%, 8:30pm – 10:45pm)
  4. How I Met Your Mother: 15,000 (73%, 6:30pm – 7:00pm)
  5. Bubble Guppies: 14,300 (3:10pm – 3:35pm)

Most watched on PRIME

  1. Prime News: 28,900 (27%, 5:30pm – 6:00pm)
  2. The Women With The World’s B.H: 28,200 (57%, 8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  3. Momentous Happenings: 13,100 (88%, 3:00pm – 3:05pm)
  4. Storage Wars: 13,000 (77%, 3:05pm – 3:30pm)
  5. Under the Dome: 11,500 (41%, 7:30pm – 8:30pm)

The Crowd Goes Wild: 8,200 (74%, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)
Most watched on Maori TV

  1. The Laughing Samoans: 10,100 (46%, 8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  2. Marae Kai Masters: 6,100 (73%, 8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  3. Super City: 5,100 (10:00pm – 10:30pm)
  4. Find Me A Maori Bride: 4,700 (9:30pm – 10:00pm)
  5. Te Matatini National H/L: 3,100 (7:30pm – 8:00pm)

Most watched on the BOX

  1. Hardcore Pawn: 9,000 (56%, 6:30pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Crash Investigation Unit: 8,500 (40%, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  3. Law & Order Los Angeles: 8,000 (52%, 8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  4. Biker Battleground Phoenix: 6,500 (9:30pm – 10:30pm)
  5. C.S.I.: 5,600 (2:20pm – 3:10pm)

Most watched on SKY Sport 1

  1. Cricket T20 Georgie Pie Super Smash: 10,700 (38%, 7:00pm – 10:35pm)
  2. PGA European Tour H/L: 3,000 (11:30pm – 11:55pm)
  3. Fox Sports News: 3,000 (11:00pm – 11:25pm)
  4. Sports Extra: 3,000 (10:40pm – 10:55pm)
  5. World Rugby: 100 (6:30pm – 6:55pm)

Most watched on SKY Sport 2

  1. V8 Supercars: 3,400 (2:10pm – 2:45pm)
  2. Sports Extra: 2,900 (12:15pm – 12:20pm)
  3. V8 Supercars: 2,800 (12:25pm – 1:00pm)
  4. V8 Supercars: 2,500 (3:40pm – 4:20pm)
  5. Sports Extra: 1,300 (1:55pm – 2:05pm)

Most watched on SKY Sport 3

  1. Queenstown Intl Marathon H/L: 2,300 (8:30pm – 8:55pm)
  2. NBL Basketball Highlights: 1,200 (8:00pm – 8:25pm)
  3. The Ultimate Fighter: 900 (4:00pm – 4:45pm)
  4. The ITM Fishing Show: 400 (5:00pm – 5:45pm)
  5. Sports Extra: 200 (5:45pm – 5:55pm)

Most watched on Choice TV

  1. Auction Kings: 30,700 (56%, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  2. My Dream Derelict Home: 21,100 (50%, 9:00pm – 10:00pm)
  3. Rick Stein’s Spanish Christ: 20,600 (79%, 12:55pm – 2:05pm)
  4. Better Homes and Gardens: 19,000 (29%, 7:30pm – 9:00pm)
  5. DIY House Crashers: 15,600 (55%, 6:35pm – 7:00pm)

Most watched on SKY Sport 4

  1. PGA European Tour: 1,200 (2:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Fox Sports News: 300 (9:05pm – 9:30pm)
  3. Fox Sports News: 200 (1:30am – 1:55am)
  4. SkySport Select: 100 (9:00am – 9:25am)
  5. The Short Game: 100 (7:00pm – 7:45pm)

Most watched on SKY Movies Premiere

  1. Think Like A Man Too: 3,600 (10:30am – 12:10pm)
  2. Bad Blood: 3,200 (4:00pm – 5:30pm)
  3. Cinema Release: 3,100 (6:55pm – 6:55pm)
  4. Tom Dick & Harriet: 3,000 (5:30pm – 6:55pm)
  5. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: 2,800 (8:35pm – 10:10pm)

Most watched on SKY Movies Extra

  1. Jersey Boys: 2,800 (8:35pm – 10:40pm)
  2. The World Made Straight: 1,700 (5:05pm – 7:00pm)
  3. Cinema Release: 1,300 (12:15am – 12:15am)
  4. Missing William: 1,200 (10:45pm – 12:10am)
  5. Standby: 1,000 (7:05pm – 8:25pm)

Most watched on Vibe

  1. Judge Judy: 6,700 (6:25am – 6:50am)
  2. Touched by an Angel: 6,200 (9:05am – 9:55am)
  3. Crossing Jordan: 5,800 (7:35am – 8:20am)
  4. One Tree Hill: 4,800 (8:20am – 9:05am)
  5. Crossing Jordan: 4,800 (5:40am – 6:25am)

Most watched on Jones!

  1. The Mod Squad: 7,900 (10:15am – 11:05am)
  2. Family Ties: 5,800 (11:05am – 11:30am)
  3. Mission: Impossible: 5,600 (8:35am – 9:25am)
  4. Perry Mason: 5,300 (49%, 12:45pm – 1:35pm)
  5. Vega$: 4,200 (31%, 10:30pm – 11:25pm)

Most watched on Crime and Investigation

  1. The FBI Files: 10,800 (100%, 3:30pm – 4:30pm)
  2. Born To Kill: 9,400 (68%, 9:35pm – 10:30pm)
  3. Cold Justice Sex Crimes: 8,900 (100%, 2:30pm – 3:25pm)
  4. The New Detectives: 7,000 (68%, 10:30pm – 11:30pm)
  5. Cold Justice: 6,800 (81%, 1:30pm – 2:25pm)

Most watched on SKY Movies Greats

  1. Iron Man: 17,400 (59%, 8:35pm – 10:35pm)
  2. Get Smart: 3,100 (31%, 6:40pm – 8:25pm)
  3. Iron Man 2: 2,300 (10:40pm – 12:40am)
  4. Evan Almighty: 1,600 (1:25pm – 2:55pm)
  5. Cinema Release: 1,100 (6:35pm – 6:35pm)

Head to head

  • Breakfast (6:00am – 6:30am): 36,700 (50%)
  • Breakfast (6:30am – 7:00am): 53,900 (55%)
  • Breakfast (7:00am – 7:55am): 65,000 (50%)
  • Breakfast (8:00am – 9:00am): 39,700 (36%)
  • Paul Henry (6:00am – 6:55am): 8,400 (36%)
  • Paul Henry (7:00am – 9:00am): 25,700 (48%)
  • ONE News Midday (12:00pm – 12:30pm): 25,700 (25%)
  • 3 News at 12 (12:00pm – 12:30pm): 8,100 (27%)
  • One News (6:00pm – 7:00pm): 112,100 (23%)
  • 3 News (6:00pm – 7:00pm): 61,900 (43%)
  • Seven Sharp (7:00pm – 7:30pm): 94,600 (25%)
  • Story (10:00am – 10:30am): 12,300 (105%)
  • Tonight (10:45pm – 11:10pm): 69,700 (45%)
  • Newsworthy (10:35pm – 11:05pm): 117,000 (80%)

Biggest increases (previous week)

  1. Newsworthy: TV3 117000 – up from 49000 (10:35pm – 11:05pm)
  2. 7 Days: TV3 211700 – up from 148600 (9:30pm – 10:35pm)
  3. Mike & Molly: TV2 59300 – up from 15600 (12:15am – 12:40am)
  4. Mike & Molly: TV2 53800 – up from 10200 (12:45am – 1:10am)
  5. Hope & Faith: TV2 40600 – up from 10000 (12:05pm – 12:30pm)

Biggest decreases (previous week)

  1. 3 News: TV3 61900 – down from 108200 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. ONE News Midday: TV ONE 25700 – down from 61600 (12:00pm – 12:30pm)
  3. Breakfast: TV ONE 39700 – down from 74600 (8:00am – 9:00am)
  4. Ellen: TV ONE 26000 – down from 56000 (10:00am – 11:00am)
  5. The Chase: TV ONE 22100 – down from 48900 (11:00am – 12:00pm)

New

  1. Mat Franco’s Got Magic: TV2 80300 ( 51, 7:35pm – 9:20pm)
  2. The Women With The World’s B.H: PRIME 28200 ( 57, 8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  3. Te Matatini National H/L: Maori TV 3100 (7:30pm – 8:00pm)

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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