TV Ratings: 25-54 7 December 2015

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Most watched

  1. Shortland Street: 206,900 (58%, TV2, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  2. One News: 182,600 (28%, TV ONE, 6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  3. Border Security International: 168,700 (35%, TV ONE, 7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  4. The Force: 157,600 (35%, TV ONE, 8:00pm – 8:35pm)
  5. The Block NZ Villa Wars Unlocked: 148,500 (64%, TV3, 7:30pm – 8:35pm)

Most watched evening (7.30pm – 11pm)

  1. Border Security International: 168,700 (35%, TV ONE, 7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  2. The Force: 157,600 (35%, TV ONE, 8:00pm – 8:35pm)
  3. The Block NZ Villa Wars Unlocked: 148,500 (64%, TV3, 7:30pm – 8:35pm)
  4. My Kitchen Rules New Zealand: 141,900 (58%, TV2, 7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  5. Grown Ups: 136,500 (67%, TV2, 8:30pm – 10:40pm)

Most watched daytime (9am – 5pm)

  1. K.C. Undercover: 60,900 (56%, TV2, 4:00pm – 4:30pm)
  2. Good Luck Charlie: 55,700 (52%, TV2, 4:30pm – 5:00pm)
  3. Emmerdale: 54,400 (42%, TV ONE, 12:30pm – 1:30pm)
  4. Good Morning: 49,000 (55%, TV ONE, 9:00am – 10:00am)
  5. May the Best House Win: 38,800 (48%, TV ONE, 2:00pm – 3:00pm)

Most watched on TV ONE

  1. One News: 182,600 (28%, 6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Border Security International: 168,700 (35%, 7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  3. The Force: 157,600 (35%, 8:00pm – 8:35pm)
  4. Criminal Minds: 124,100 (45%, 8:35pm – 9:35pm)
  5. Seven Sharp: 124,000 (27%, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)

Most watched on TV2

  1. Shortland Street: 206,900 (58%, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  2. My Kitchen Rules New Zealand: 141,900 (58%, 7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  3. Grown Ups: 136,500 (67%, 8:30pm – 10:40pm)
  4. Home and Away: 134,300 (65%, 6:00pm – 6:30pm)
  5. Home and Away: 128,000 (65%, 5:30pm – 6:00pm)

Most watched on TV3

  1. The Block NZ Villa Wars Unlocked: 148,500 (64%, 7:30pm – 8:35pm)
  2. 3 News: 123,000 (62%, 6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  3. Story: 89,500 (52%, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  4. Shark Tank: 72,300 (65%, 8:35pm – 9:35pm)
  5. 3D: 58,400 (61%, 9:35pm – 10:05pm)

Most watched on FOUR

  1. The Simpsons: 60,500 (113%, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  2. Scout In Sixty: 56,000 (111%, 7:00pm – 7:00pm)
  3. Little Miss Sunshine: 25,000 (64%, 8:30pm – 10:35pm)
  4. Thomas & Friends: 22,000 (104%, 9:30am – 9:40am)
  5. How I Met Your Mother: 21,000 (67%, 6:30pm – 7:00pm)

Most watched on PRIME

  1. 60 Minutes: 31,300 (29%, 8:35pm – 9:35pm)
  2. Prime News: 20,500 (17%, 5:30pm – 6:00pm)
  3. The Crowd Goes Wild: 19,500 (73%, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  4. Antiques Roadshow: 18,800 (50%, 3:30pm – 4:30pm)
  5. Mayday: 17,400 (22%, 9:35pm – 10:35pm)

Most watched on Maori TV

  1. Once Upon A Time In Punchbowl: 3,700 (8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  2. Firefly: 1,300 (9:30pm – 10:25pm)
  3. Karanga The First Voice: 100 (8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  4. Te Matatini National H/L: 100 (7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  5. Spongebob Tarau Porowhaa: 0 (4:30pm – 4:55pm)

Most watched on the BOX

  1. Criminal Minds: 20,500 (81%, 7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  2. Storage Wars Texas: 17,400 (70%, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  3. Helicopter Heroes Down Under: 7,800 (66%, 8:30pm – 9:05pm)
  4. Border Security: 7,300 (51%, 9:05pm – 9:35pm)
  5. Hardcore Pawn: 7,200 (60%, 6:30pm – 7:00pm)

Most watched on SKY Sport 1

  1. The Crowd Goes Wild: 800 (8:00pm – 8:25pm)
  2. Intl Cricket Test Highlights: 200 (10:00am – 10:25am)
  3. UCI World Cup Replay: 0 (2:00am – 6:00am)
  4. Sports Extra: 0 (5:50pm – 5:55pm)
  5. V8 Supercars Highlights: 0 (6:00pm – 6:25pm)

Most watched on SKY Sport 2

  1. Fox Sports News: 1,300 (8:00am – 8:30am)
  2. Intl Cricket Test: 900 (4:50pm – 7:05pm)
  3. Cricket T20 Georgie Pie H/L: 500 (7:00am – 7:25am)
  4. Hyundai A-League Highlights: 400 (3:50pm – 4:15pm)
  5. Cricket T20 Georgie Pie H/L: 400 (7:05pm – 7:30pm)

Most watched on SKY Sport 3

  1. Hyundai A-League Highlights: 200 (8:00pm – 8:25pm)
  2. HSBC Sevens World Series H/L: 100 (5:00pm – 6:25pm)
  3. Bowls Replay: 0 (2:00am – 3:25am)
  4. UEFA Champs League Weekly: 0 (6:30pm – 7:20pm)
  5. Sports Extra: 0 (7:20pm – 7:25pm)

Most watched on Choice TV

  1. How Cities Work: 27,100 (49%, 7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  2. Chris Tarrant: Extreme Railways: 27,100 (32%, 8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  3. The Kindness Diaries: 19,200 (28%, 9:30pm – 10:00pm)
  4. Beverly Hills Pawn: 13,300 (60%, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  5. Toy Hunter: 11,400 (52%, 12:00pm – 1:00pm)

Most watched on SKY Sport 4

  1. HSBC Sevens World Series H/L: 2,100 (9:00am – 10:25am)
  2. City Life: 800 (8:00am – 8:25am)
  3. Sports Extra: 700 (7:15pm – 7:25pm)
  4. PGA European Tour H/L: 300 (7:30pm – 8:25pm)
  5. BNZ Condor 7s Highlights: 200 (3:00pm – 4:25pm)

Most watched on SKY Movies Premiere

  1. Red 2: 8,200 (85%, 6:35pm – 8:25pm)
  2. The Curse of Downers Grove: 7,000 (70%, 8:35pm – 10:00pm)
  3. Draft Day: 2,400 (11:20am – 1:05pm)
  4. American Sniper: 2,000 (2:40pm – 4:50pm)
  5. The Judge: 700 (10:05pm – 12:20am)

Most watched on SKY Movies Extra

  1. Goodbye World: 3,800 (2:05pm – 3:40pm)
  2. The Immigrant: 600 (1:35am – 2:00am)
  3. The Immigrant: 400 (8:35pm – 10:25pm)
  4. Romeo & Juliet: 300 (12:10pm – 2:05pm)
  5. Charlie Zone: 200 (3:45pm – 5:25pm)

Most watched on Vibe

  1. Judge Judy: 6,900 (10:40am – 11:05am)
  2. Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries: 6,900 (53%, 7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  3. Death Comes to Pemberley: 5,000 (49%, 8:30pm – 9:40pm)
  4. Touched by an Angel: 4,800 (3:40pm – 4:30pm)
  5. Judge Judy: 4,200 (17%, 5:00pm – 5:30pm)

Most watched on Jones!

  1. Dastardly and Muttley in T: 7,100 (2:00am – 2:05am)
  2. Jones! Minisode: 7,100 (2:10am – 2:15am)
  3. Perry Mason: 6,900 (36%, 12:45pm – 1:35pm)
  4. As Time Goes By: 4,900 (23%, 7:30pm – 8:05pm)
  5. Hill Street Blues: 4,500 (29%, 3:45pm – 4:30pm)

Most watched on Crime and Investigation

  1. Body of Evidence: 8,100 (88%, 10:30am – 11:00am)
  2. Crime Investigation Australia: 4,000 (7:30pm – 9:05pm)
  3. After The First 48: 2,600 (11:00am – 11:55am)
  4. Killers: 2,300 (8:30am – 9:25am)
  5. Suburban Secrets: 2,100 (12:00pm – 12:30pm)

Most watched on SKY Movies Greats

  1. Snatch: 7,500 (8:35pm – 10:10pm)
  2. Seven: 1,400 (10:15pm – 12:15am)
  3. Cinema Release: 700 (11:55am – 11:55am)
  4. Monster-in-Law: 500 (10:15am – 11:55am)
  5. The Silence of the Lambs: 400 (12:00pm – 1:55pm)

Head to head

  • Breakfast (6:00am – 6:25am): 44,200 (45%)
  • Breakfast (6:30am – 7:00am): 70,600 (50%)
  • Breakfast (7:00am – 8:00am): 70,200 (39%)
  • Breakfast (8:00am – 9:00am): 52,700 (35%)
  • Paul Henry (6:00am – 7:00am): 11,200 (51%)
  • Paul Henry (7:00am – 9:00am): 27,200 (49%)
  • ONE News Midday (12:00pm – 12:30pm): 37,100 (29%)
  • 3 News at 12 (12:00pm – 12:30pm): 16,100 (40%)
  • One News (6:00pm – 7:00pm): 182,600 (28%)
  • 3 News (6:00pm – 7:00pm): 123,000 (62%)
  • Seven Sharp (7:00pm – 7:30pm): 124,000 (27%)
  • Story (7:00pm – 7:30pm): 89,500 (52%)
  • Tonight (10:30pm – 11:00pm): 62,900 (53%)
  • Newsworthy (10:35pm – 11:05pm): 38,800 (69%)

Biggest increases (previous week)

  1. Millionaire Hot Seat: TV ONE 81400 – up from 46300 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)
  2. Good Morning: TV ONE 49000 – up from 13900 (9:00am – 10:00am)
  3. The Chase: TV ONE 74000 – up from 47900 (4:25pm – 5:30pm)
  4. Hope & Faith: TV2 28500 – up from 6700 (12:05pm – 1:00pm)
  5. Breakfast: TV ONE 70600 – up from 51900 (6:30am – 7:00am)

Biggest decreases (previous week)

  1. Shortland Street: TV2 206900 – down from 227400 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  2. 3 News: TV3 123000 – down from 141900 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  3. Home and Away: TV2 128000 – down from 142700 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)
  4. America’s Funniest HV: TV2 37800 – down from 52400 (5:00pm – 5:30pm)
  5. Infomercials: TV3 500 – down from 14800 (11:00am – 11:25am)

New

  1. Grown Ups: TV2 136500 ( 67, 8:30pm – 10:40pm)
  2. The Block NZ Villa Wars Unlocked: TV3 148500 ( 64, 7:30pm – 8:35pm)
  3. Shark Tank: TV3 72300 ( 65, 8:35pm – 9:35pm)
  4. Te Matatini National H/L: Maori TV 100 (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.
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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