TV Ratings: 6 December 2015

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Most watched

  1. One News: 582,960 (TV ONE, 6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. The Block NZ Villa Wars: 458,500 (TV3, 7:00pm – 8:35pm)
  3. Border Security: 395,580 (TV ONE, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  4. Life Story: 313,190 (TV ONE, 7:30pm – 8:35pm)
  5. Call The Midwife: 310,420 (TV ONE, 8:35pm – 9:45pm)

Most watched evening (7.30pm – 11pm)

  1. Life Story: 313,190 (TV ONE, 7:30pm – 8:35pm)
  2. Call The Midwife: 310,420 (TV ONE, 8:35pm – 9:45pm)
  3. Kevin McCloud’s Escape To The Wild: 238,280 (TV3, 8:35pm – 9:30pm)
  4. Love Child: 196,140 (TV ONE, 9:45pm – 10:40pm)
  5. Supergirl: 168,380 (TV2, 7:30pm – 8:30pm)

Most watched daytime (9am – 5pm)

  1. Paul O’Grady For the Love of: 78,010 (TV ONE, 4:30pm – 5:00pm)
  2. Off Their Rockers: 75,040 (TV ONE, 4:00pm – 4:30pm)
  3. Phineas and Ferb: 69,650 (TV2, 9:40am – 10:00am)
  4. The Zoo: 69,490 (TV ONE, 11:55am – 1:00pm)
  5. Collectaholics: 62,840 (TV ONE, 3:00pm – 4:00pm)

Most watched on TV ONE

  1. One News: 582,960 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Border Security: 395,580 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  3. Life Story: 313,190 (7:30pm – 8:35pm)
  4. Call The Midwife: 310,420 (8:35pm – 9:45pm)
  5. Love Child: 196,140 (9:45pm – 10:40pm)

Most watched on TV2

  1. Supergirl: 168,380 (7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  2. The Longest Yard: 164,820 (8:30pm – 10:50pm)
  3. The Muppets: 127,100 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  4. Star Wars Rebels: 106,400 (6:35pm – 7:00pm)
  5. Thunderbirds Are Go: 77,350 (6:00pm – 6:30pm)

Most watched on TV3

  1. The Block NZ Villa Wars: 458,500 (7:00pm – 8:35pm)
  2. Kevin McCloud’s Escape To The Wild: 238,280 (8:35pm – 9:30pm)
  3. 3 News: 229,440 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  4. Ice Road Truckers: 65,760 (5:00pm – 6:00pm)
  5. Satisfaction: 54,190 (9:30pm – 10:30pm)

Most watched on FOUR

  1. It Only Hurts When I Laugh: 29,970 (6:30pm – 7:00pm)
  2. iCarly: 22,250 (6:00pm – 6:30pm)
  3. Beauty and the Geek Australia: 15,490 (7:00pm – 8:00pm)
  4. Entertainment Tonight Weekend: 14,610 (5:00pm – 6:00pm)
  5. Honey 2: 13,880 (8:30pm – 10:45pm)

Most watched on PRIME

  1. Prime News: 123,850 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)
  2. Doctor Who: 76,690 (7:30pm – 8:45pm)
  3. Storage Wars: 74,420 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  4. Rick Stein From Venice to Istanbul: 56,430 (8:45pm – 9:50pm)
  5. Country House Rescue: 33,990 (4:30pm – 5:30pm)

Most watched on Maori TV

  1. Waka Warriors: 20,480 (7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  2. Umbrella Man: 19,660 (8:30pm – 10:10pm)
  3. What’s Up With The Tumoanas: 8,710 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)

Most watched on the BOX

  1. Hawaii Five-O: 34,460 (8:30pm – 10:30pm)
  2. CSI:Cyber: 11,290 (10:30pm – 11:30pm)
  3. WWE Main Event: 10,440 (2:40pm – 3:35pm)
  4. SmackDown: 10,440 (3:40pm – 5:20pm)
  5. Can’t Pay? We’ll Take It Away!: 8,900 (6:45pm – 7:35pm)

Most watched on TV3 Plus 1

  1. The Block NZ Villa Wars: 28,030 (8:00pm – 9:35pm)
  2. Kevin McCloud’s Escape To The Wild: 22,930 (9:35pm – 10:30pm)
  3. 3 News: 17,200 (7:00pm – 8:00pm)

Most watched on SKY Sport 1

  1. Cricket T20 Georgie Pie Super Smash: 41,290 (3:00pm – 5:50pm)
  2. The Cricket Show: 9,320 (6:00pm – 6:25pm)
  3. HSBC Sevens World Series H/L: 9,210 (9:00am – 10:25am)
  4. HSBC Sevens World Series H/L: 9,180 (11:30am – 12:55pm)
  5. Sky Sports News: 9,090 (1:00pm – 1:25pm)

Most watched on SKY Sport 2

  1. V8 Supercars: 17,820 (2:10pm – 2:35pm)
  2. The Cricket Show: 17,370 (2:35pm – 2:55pm)
  3. Sports Extra: 14,190 (1:55pm – 2:05pm)
  4. V8 Supercars: 11,700 (3:30pm – 4:00pm)

Most watched on SKY Sport 3

  1. UCI World Cup: 13,550 (4:00pm – 4:55pm)
  2. UCI World Cup: 10,820 (11:30am – 2:45pm)
  3. UCI World Cup Highlights: 8,720 (3:30pm – 3:55pm)
  4. Sports Extra: 8,600 (2:45pm – 3:00pm)
  5. UCI World Cup Highlights: 8,090 (3:00pm – 3:25pm)

Most watched on TV ONE plus 1

  1. One News: 39,450 (7:00pm – 8:00pm)
  2. Life Story: 35,290 (8:30pm – 9:35pm)
  3. Call The Midwife: 34,670 (9:35pm – 10:45pm)
  4. Off Their Rockers: 26,460 (5:00pm – 5:30pm)
  5. River Monsters: 23,540 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)

Most watched on Choice TV

  1. Toy Hunter: 23,830 (10:35pm – 11:25pm)
  2. Dara and Ed’s Pan-Am Road Trip: 22,780 (7:25pm – 8:35pm)
  3. Toy Hunter: 19,550 (5:35pm – 6:30pm)
  4. Extreme Fishing With Robson Green: 19,310 (10:30am – 11:25am)
  5. Made In Italy With Silvia C: 18,270 (4:35pm – 5:05pm)

Most watched on SKY Sport 4

  1. Marathon: 8,390 (9:45am – 1:00pm)

Most watched on TV2+1

  1. Phineas and Ferb: 26,790 (10:15am – 10:40am)
  2. Scooby-Doo! Mask of the Blue Falcon: 23,640 (8:55am – 10:15am)
  3. The Longest Yard: 20,510 (9:30pm – 11:50pm)
  4. Phineas and Ferb: 20,390 (10:40am – 11:00am)
  5. Star Wars Rebels: 17,920 (7:35pm – 8:00pm)

Most watched on SKY Movies Premiere

  1. American Sniper: 36,980 (8:35pm – 10:40pm)
  2. Hercules: 21,600 (11:55am – 1:30pm)
  3. All Access: 19,140 (10:45pm – 10:45pm)
  4. Oliver Stoned: 10,760 (1:30pm – 3:00pm)

Most watched on Vibe

  1. Multiple Birth Wards: 12,580 (8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  2. Project Runway: 11,560 (7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  3. Taggart: 8,850 (5:40pm – 7:30pm)

Most watched on Jones!

  1. One Foot in the Grave: 27,540 (8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  2. Harry Enfield & Chums: 21,590 (8:35pm – 9:05pm)
  3. Yes Prime Minister: 15,410 (7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  4. The Flintstones: 13,140 (12:00am – 12:25am)
  5. The Jetsons: 11,490 (1:20am – 1:40am)

Most watched on Crime and Investigation

  1. On The Case: 28,750 (10:30am – 11:30am)
  2. After The First 48: 27,970 (9:30am – 10:25am)
  3. I Killed My BFF: 19,780 (11:30am – 12:25pm)
  4. Tough Nuts Australia’sHard.: 14,750 (12:30pm – 1:35pm)
  5. My Crazy Ex: 11,410 (1:40pm – 2:30pm)

Most watched on SKY Movies Greats

  1. Philadelphia: 8,790 (10:30am – 12:30pm)

Most watched on FOUR+1

  1. It Only Hurts When I Laugh: 10,050 (7:30pm – 8:00pm)

Most watched on MTV

  1. #MTVItGirls: 7,920 (4:50pm – 4:55pm)

Most watched on The Zone

  1. The Six Million Dollar Man: 14,000 (4:40pm – 5:35pm)

Head to head

  • One News (6:00pm – 7:00pm): 582,960
  • One News (7:00pm – 8:00pm): 39,450
  • 3 News (6:00pm – 7:00pm): 229,440
  • 3 News (7:00pm – 8:00pm): 17,200

Biggest increases (previous week)

  1. The Block NZ Villa Wars: TV3 458500 – up from 320050 (7:00pm – 8:35pm)
  2. 3 News: TV3 229440 – up from 145720 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  3. Love Child: TV ONE 196140 – up from 153590 (9:45pm – 10:40pm)
  4. Kevin McCloud’s Escape To The Wild: TV3 238280 – up from 199700 (8:35pm – 9:30pm)
  5. Call The Midwife: TV ONE 310420 – up from 273160 (8:35pm – 9:45pm)

Biggest decreases (previous week)

  1. Life Story: TV ONE 313190 – down from 352030 (7:30pm – 8:35pm)
  2. Prime News: PRIME 123850 – down from 162630 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)
  3. Storage Wars: PRIME 74420 – down from 104240 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  4. River Monsters: TV ONE 98380 – down from 118200 (5:00pm – 6:00pm)
  5. Supergirl: TV2 168380 – down from 186980 (7:30pm – 8:30pm)

New

  1. The Longest Yard: TV2 164820 (8:30pm – 10:50pm)
  2. Waka Warriors: Maori TV 20480 (7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  3. Umbrella Man: Maori TV 19660 (8:30pm – 10:10pm)

Channel Share (All Day)

  • SKY Network: 35.5%
  • TV ONE: 20.8%
  • TV3: 13.1%
  • TV2: 12.3%
  • Other TV Channels: 4.1%
  • PRIME: 3.9%
  • Choice TV: 2.3%
  • TV ONE plus 1: 1.9%
  • TV2+1: 1.8%
  • TV3 Plus 1: 1.1%
  • FOUR: 1%
  • Maori TV: 0.7%
  • FOUR+1: 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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