TV Ratings: 25-54 5 December 2015

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Most watched

  1. One News: 172,200 (34%, TV ONE, 6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Clueless: 124,500 (61%, TV2, 7:00pm – 9:00pm)
  3. Shrek Forever After: 111,800 (62%, TV3, 7:00pm – 8:55pm)
  4. Burlesque: 98,600 (68%, TV2, 9:00pm – 11:25pm)
  5. MasterChef Australia: 88,000 (34%, TV ONE, 7:00pm – 8:10pm)

Most watched evening (7.30pm – 11pm)

  1. Doc Martin: 54,500 (21%, TV ONE, 8:10pm – 9:15pm)
  2. American Ninja Warrior: 45,200 (74%, FOUR, 9:00pm – 9:55pm)
  3. Coronation Street: 39,700 (24%, TV ONE, 9:15pm – 10:15pm)
  4. American Ninja Warrior: 32,299 (75%, FOUR, 8:00pm – 9:00pm)
  5. Hardcore Pawn: 25,400 (91%, the BOX, 8:30pm – 9:00pm)

Most watched daytime (9am – 5pm)

  1. Border Patrol: 58,700 (51%, TV ONE, 3:30pm – 4:00pm)
  2. Tron: 52,100 (76%, TV2, 1:00pm – 3:35pm)
  3. The Force: 50,600 (49%, TV ONE, 3:00pm – 3:30pm)
  4. The Amazing Race: 37,700 (74%, TV2, 4:05pm – 5:05pm)
  5. The Renovation King: 35,700 (48%, TV ONE, 4:00pm – 4:30pm)

Most watched on TV ONE

  1. One News: 172,200 (34%, 6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. MasterChef Australia: 88,000 (34%, 7:00pm – 8:10pm)
  3. The ITM Fishing Show: 65,200 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)
  4. Border Patrol: 58,700 (51%, 3:30pm – 4:00pm)
  5. Doc Martin: 54,500 (21%, 8:10pm – 9:15pm)

Most watched on TV2

  1. Clueless: 124,500 (61%, 7:00pm – 9:00pm)
  2. Burlesque: 98,600 (68%, 9:00pm – 11:25pm)
  3. America’s Funniest HV: 54,000 (55%, 5:05pm – 5:35pm)
  4. Tron: 52,100 (76%, 1:00pm – 3:35pm)
  5. Young & Hungry: 46,900 (69%, 5:35pm – 6:00pm)

Most watched on TV3

  1. Shrek Forever After: 111,800 (62%, 7:00pm – 8:55pm)
  2. The Secret Life Of Walter Mitty: 76,800 (66%, 8:55pm – 11:15pm)
  3. 3 News: 58,500 (43%, 6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  4. The Simpsons: 32,000 (91%, 5:30pm – 6:00pm)
  5. Blue Bloods: 31,000 (59%, 11:15pm – 12:15am)

Most watched on FOUR

  1. American Ninja Warrior: 45,200 (74%, 9:00pm – 9:55pm)
  2. American Ninja Warrior: 32,299 (75%, 8:00pm – 9:00pm)
  3. Top Chef Duels: 23,800 (90%, 7:00pm – 8:00pm)
  4. South Park: 19,900 (56%, 9:55pm – 10:25pm)
  5. How I Met Your Mother: 18,900 (66%, 10:25pm – 10:55pm)

Most watched on PRIME

  1. Prime News: 41,100 (29%, 5:30pm – 6:00pm)
  2. University Challenge: 28,100 (39%, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  3. New Tricks: 19,200 (22%, 7:30pm – 8:40pm)
  4. Weekend Murders: 18,400 (21%, 8:40pm – 10:45pm)
  5. Ados Addicted to Fishing: 16,300 (51%, 5:00pm – 5:30pm)

Most watched on Maori TV

  1. Te Kaea: 5,100 (58%, 11:00pm – 11:30pm)
  2. Sammy’s Adventures The Secret Passage: 4,900 (26%, 7:30pm – 9:05pm)
  3. Te Kaea: 3,600 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)
  4. Skin: 3,300 (25%, 9:05pm – 11:00pm)
  5. The Zoo: 2,800 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)

Most watched on the BOX

  1. Hardcore Pawn: 25,400 (91%, 8:30pm – 9:00pm)
  2. Pawn Stars: 24,400 (95%, 8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  3. Can’t Pay? We’ll Take It Away!: 16,800 (78%, 9:30pm – 10:30pm)
  4. Shipping Wars: 13,600 (88%, 9:00pm – 9:30pm)
  5. The Simpsons: 8,200 (81%, 5:00pm – 7:30pm)

Most watched on SKY Sport 1

  1. Cricket T20 Georgie Pie Super Smash: 9,100 (27%, 7:00pm – 10:20pm)
  2. Sport 365: 3,400 (36%, 1:30pm – 1:55pm)
  3. Sports Extra: 2,800 (25%, 10:20pm – 10:25pm)
  4. HSBC Women’s Sevens Series H/L: 1,700 (21%, 12:00pm – 1:25pm)
  5. Bowls Highlights: 1,100 (6:30am – 7:55am)

Most watched on SKY Sport 2

  1. V8 Supercars: 8,500 (100%, 1:35pm – 2:15pm)
  2. Football Champ. League Replay: 3,900 (2:20pm – 4:05pm)
  3. Intl Cricket Test Highlights: 2,900 (10:00am – 10:25am)
  4. PGA European Tour H/L: 2,400 (9:30am – 9:55am)
  5. V8 Supercars: 1,600 (11:55am – 12:30pm)

Most watched on SKY Sport 3

  1. UCI World Championships H/L: 6,900 (48%, 4:55pm – 5:50pm)
  2. Cricket T20 Georgie Pie H/L: 5,000 (1:00pm – 1:25pm)
  3. UCI World Championships: 4,200 (50%, 5:55pm – 10:30pm)
  4. UCI World Championships: 3,900 (34%, 2:00pm – 4:50pm)
  5. Intl Cricket Test Highlights: 1,500 (1:30pm – 1:55pm)

Most watched on Choice TV

  1. Liberty of London: 14,500 (71%, 11:00pm – 12:00am)
  2. Extreme Fishing With Robson Green: 13,700 (48%, 10:05pm – 11:00pm)
  3. 10 Years Younger: 13,700 (57%, 4:55pm – 5:55pm)
  4. Travels With The Bondi Vet: 13,200 (70%, 5:55pm – 6:25pm)
  5. Buying The Bayou: 12,100 (41%, 10:30am – 11:00am)

Most watched on SKY Sport 4

  1. Football Championship League: 4,800 (9:45am – 10:40am)
  2. Sport 365: 4,600 (11:00am – 11:25am)
  3. Sports Extra: 4,600 (10:40am – 11:00am)
  4. Sports Extra: 4,300 (9:35am – 9:45am)
  5. Intl Cricket Test Highlights: 2,900 (11:30am – 11:55am)

Most watched on SKY Movies Premiere

  1. Hercules: 7,500 (74%, 8:35pm – 10:10pm)
  2. Dumb And Dumber To: 7,400 (66%, 3:20pm – 5:05pm)
  3. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: 3,600 (8:55am – 10:35am)
  4. Cinema Release: 2,800 (10:35am – 10:35am)
  5. Oculus: 2,700 (5:10pm – 6:50pm)

Most watched on SKY Movies Extra

  1. Jersey Boys: 9,300 (93%, 12:15pm – 2:25pm)
  2. The World Made Straight: 9,000 (99%, 10:20am – 12:15pm)
  3. Birdman: 4,200 (44%, 8:35pm – 10:30pm)
  4. Are We Officially Dating?: 2,400 (6:55pm – 8:25pm)
  5. Ask Me Anything: 1,200 (5:20pm – 6:55pm)

Most watched on Vibe

  1. Cold Case: 8,600 (80%, 7:40am – 11:50am)
  2. Crossing Jordan: 4,000 (5:40am – 6:25am)
  3. Touched by an Angel: 3,900 (34%, 11:50am – 4:00pm)
  4. Little Man Tate: 2,100 (4:50pm – 6:30pm)
  5. Parenthood: 1,900 (4:00pm – 4:50pm)

Most watched on Jones!

  1. Scarecrow and Mrs. King: 6,900 (5:40pm – 6:35pm)
  2. Thunderbirds: 5,500 (49%, 6:35pm – 7:30pm)
  3. The Beverly Hillbillies: 3,600 (41%, 8:15am – 9:30am)
  4. Remington Steele: 3,300 (4:50pm – 5:40pm)
  5. The Life and Times of Griz: 3,200 (3:10pm – 3:55pm)

Most watched on Crime and Investigation

  1. I Killed My BFF: 4,500 (9:30pm – 10:25pm)
  2. Relentless: 3,400 (7:30am – 8:30am)
  3. American Greed: 2,700 (10:30pm – 11:25pm)
  4. Cops Uncut: 2,300 (5:50pm – 6:15pm)
  5. My Crazy Ex: 2,100 (7:40pm – 8:30pm)

Most watched on SKY Movies Greats

  1. Iron Man 2: 9,400 (87%, 12:15pm – 2:15pm)
  2. The International: 6,600 (73%, 6:25am – 8:20am)
  3. Get Smart: 4,100 (8:20am – 10:05am)
  4. Ghosts Of The Abyss: 3,600 (2:20pm – 3:50pm)
  5. Office Space: 3,300 (3:50pm – 5:15pm)

Head to head

  • One News (6:00pm – 7:00pm): 172,200 (34%)
  • 3 News (6:00pm – 7:00pm): 58,500 (43%)

Biggest increases (previous week)

  1. One News: TV ONE 172200 – up from 123500 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Young & Hungry: TV2 46900 – up from 12500 (5:35pm – 6:00pm)
  3. Wild Things: TV2 46100 – up from 21700 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  4. Royal Prince Alfred: TV ONE 35100 – up from 12200 (2:00pm – 2:55pm)
  5. University Challenge: PRIME 28100 – up from 9200 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)

Biggest decreases (previous week)

  1. Coronation Street: TV ONE 39700 – down from 62800 (9:15pm – 10:15pm)
  2. Doc Martin: TV ONE 54500 – down from 74500 (8:10pm – 9:15pm)
  3. Te Karere: TV ONE 3000 – down from 19800 (6:00am – 6:30am)
  4. The Block NZ Villa Wars: TV3 3500 – down from 19100 (2:55pm – 4:00pm)
  5. The Nation: TV3 4600 – down from 19800 (9:25am – 10:30am)

New

  1. Sammy’s Adventures The Secret Passage: Maori TV 4900 ( 26, 7:30pm – 9:05pm)
  2. Skin: Maori TV 3300 ( 25, 9:05pm – 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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