TV Ratings: 7 December 2015

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Most watched

  1. One News: 663,500 (TV ONE, 6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Border Security International: 481,070 (TV ONE, 7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  3. Seven Sharp: 457,450 (TV ONE, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  4. The Force: 447,930 (TV ONE, 8:00pm – 8:35pm)
  5. Shortland Street: 356,130 (TV2, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)

Most watched evening (7.30pm – 11pm)

  1. Border Security International: 481,070 (TV ONE, 7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  2. The Force: 447,930 (TV ONE, 8:00pm – 8:35pm)
  3. Criminal Minds: 272,780 (TV ONE, 8:35pm – 9:35pm)
  4. My Kitchen Rules New Zealand: 246,460 (TV2, 7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  5. The Block NZ Villa Wars Unlocked: 232,830 (TV3, 7:30pm – 8:35pm)

Most watched daytime (9am – 5pm)

  1. ONE News Midday: 128,800 (TV ONE, 12:00pm – 12:30pm)
  2. Emmerdale: 128,450 (TV ONE, 12:30pm – 1:30pm)
  3. K.C. Undercover: 109,540 (TV2, 4:00pm – 4:30pm)
  4. Tipping Point: 108,430 (TV ONE, 3:00pm – 3:55pm)
  5. Good Luck Charlie: 106,770 (TV2, 4:30pm – 5:00pm)

Most watched on TV ONE

  1. One News: 663,500 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Border Security International: 481,070 (7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  3. Seven Sharp: 457,450 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  4. The Force: 447,930 (8:00pm – 8:35pm)
  5. Criminal Minds: 272,780 (8:35pm – 9:35pm)

Most watched on TV2

  1. Shortland Street: 356,130 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  2. My Kitchen Rules New Zealand: 246,460 (7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  3. Home and Away: 206,850 (6:00pm – 6:30pm)
  4. Grown Ups: 204,630 (8:30pm – 10:40pm)
  5. Home and Away: 197,460 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)

Most watched on TV3

  1. The Block NZ Villa Wars Unlocked: 232,830 (7:30pm – 8:35pm)
  2. 3 News: 197,000 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  3. Story: 172,670 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  4. Shark Tank: 110,570 (8:35pm – 9:35pm)
  5. 3D: 96,510 (9:35pm – 10:05pm)

Most watched on FOUR

  1. The Simpsons: 53,510 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  2. Scout In Sixty: 50,540 (7:00pm – 7:00pm)
  3. iCarly: 43,060 (5:05pm – 5:30pm)
  4. Little Miss Sunshine: 38,990 (8:30pm – 10:35pm)
  5. Life’s Funniest Moments: 33,790 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)

Most watched on PRIME

  1. Prime News: 119,340 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)
  2. 60 Minutes: 106,780 (8:35pm – 9:35pm)
  3. Mayday: 79,800 (9:35pm – 10:35pm)
  4. Deal Or No Deal: 64,550 (5:00pm – 5:30pm)
  5. Antiques Roadshow: 37,930 (3:30pm – 4:30pm)

The Crowd Goes Wild: 26,610 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
Most watched on the BOX

  1. Criminal Minds: 25,300 (7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  2. Storage Wars Texas: 24,810 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  3. Border Security: 14,260 (9:05pm – 9:35pm)
  4. Hardcore Pawn: 12,040 (6:30pm – 7:00pm)
  5. Helicopter Heroes Down Under: 11,840 (8:30pm – 9:05pm)

Most watched on TV3 Plus 1

  1. The Block NZ Villa Wars Unlocked: 26,340 (8:30pm – 9:35pm)
  2. TBL Families: 19,440 (4:30pm – 5:30pm)
  3. 3 News: 18,230 (7:00pm – 8:00pm)
  4. Story: 16,380 (8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  5. The Real Housewives of OC: 9,170 (3:35pm – 4:30pm)

Most watched on TV ONE plus 1

  1. The Force: 47,360 (9:00pm – 9:35pm)
  2. Border Security International: 43,480 (8:30pm – 9:00pm)
  3. One News: 33,540 (7:00pm – 8:00pm)
  4. Criminal Minds: 28,390 (9:35pm – 10:35pm)
  5. Castle: 25,010 (10:35pm – 11:30pm)

Most watched on Choice TV

  1. Chris Tarrant: Extreme Railways: 85,450 (8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  2. The Kindness Diaries: 67,590 (9:30pm – 10:00pm)
  3. How Cities Work: 55,790 (7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  4. Getaway: 34,430 (10:00pm – 10:25pm)
  5. Beverly Hills Pawn: 22,090 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)

Most watched on TV2+1

  1. Good Luck Charlie: 40,500 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)
  2. Shortland Street: 36,880 (8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  3. K.C. Undercover: 36,100 (5:00pm – 5:30pm)
  4. Grown Ups: 31,190 (9:30pm – 11:40pm)
  5. My Kitchen Rules New Zealand: 30,910 (8:30pm – 9:30pm)

Most watched on SKY Movies Premiere

  1. The Curse of Downers Grove: 9,950 (8:35pm – 10:00pm)
  2. Red 2: 9,600 (6:35pm – 8:25pm)

Most watched on Vibe

  1. Judge Judy: 28,530 (4:30pm – 5:00pm)
  2. Judge Judy: 24,450 (5:00pm – 5:30pm)
  3. Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries: 13,120 (7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  4. Death Comes to Pemberley: 10,110 (8:30pm – 9:40pm)

Most watched on Jones!

  1. Last of the Summer Wine: 24,570 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  2. Get Smart: 22,990 (8:05pm – 8:30pm)
  3. As Time Goes By: 21,170 (7:30pm – 8:05pm)
  4. Perry Mason: 19,180 (12:45pm – 1:35pm)
  5. Gunsmoke: 19,130 (1:35pm – 2:30pm)

Most watched on Crime and Investigation

  1. Body of Evidence: 9,220 (10:30am – 11:00am)

Most watched on FOUR+1

  1. The Simpsons: 32,870 (8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  2. Bubble Guppies: 27,160 (4:10pm – 4:35pm)
  3. Peppa Pig: 25,770 (4:05pm – 4:10pm)
  4. Sticky TV: 25,770 (4:00pm – 4:05pm)
  5. Scout In Sixty: 25,140 (8:00pm – 8:00pm)

Most watched on The Zone

  1. The Bionic Woman: 14,980 (3:45pm – 4:40pm)

Head to head

  • Breakfast (6:00am – 6:25am): 97,690
  • Breakfast (6:30am – 7:00am): 142,370
  • Breakfast (7:00am – 8:00am): 180,420
  • Breakfast (8:00am – 9:00am): 148,590
  • Paul Henry (6:00am – 7:00am): 21,910
  • Paul Henry (7:00am – 9:00am): 55,360
  • ONE News Midday (12:00pm – 12:30pm): 128,800
  • 3 News at 12 (12:00pm – 12:30pm): 39,770
  • One News (6:00pm – 7:00pm): 663,500
  • One News (7:00pm – 8:00pm): 33,540
  • 3 News (6:00pm – 7:00pm): 197,000
  • 3 News (7:00pm – 8:00pm): 18,230
  • Seven Sharp (7:00pm – 7:30pm): 457,450
  • Seven Sharp (8:00pm – 8:30pm): 19,300
  • Story (7:00pm – 7:30pm): 172,670
  • Story (8:00pm – 8:30pm): 16,380
  • Tonight (10:30pm – 11:00pm): 119,520
  • Tonight (11:30pm – 12:00am): 19,660
  • Newsworthy (10:35pm – 11:05pm): 56,620

Biggest increases (previous week)

  1. Good Morning: TV ONE 89410 – up from 34450 (9:00am – 10:00am)
  2. Breakfast: TV ONE 148590 – up from 100350 (8:00am – 9:00am)
  3. Breakfast: TV ONE 180420 – up from 137240 (7:00am – 8:00am)
  4. My Kitchen Rules New Zealand: TV2 246460 – up from 208450 (7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  5. Seven Sharp: TV ONE 457450 – up from 421520 (7:00pm – 7:30pm)

Biggest decreases (previous week)

  1. Tonight: TV ONE 119520 – down from 197010 (10:30pm – 11:00pm)
  2. 3 News: TV3 197000 – down from 263470 (6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  3. Home and Away: TV2 197460 – down from 246030 (5:30pm – 6:00pm)
  4. Castle: TV ONE 187990 – down from 226790 (9:35pm – 10:30pm)
  5. America’s Funniest HV: TV2 80660 – down from 102990 (5:00pm – 5:30pm)

New

  1. Grown Ups: TV2 204630 (8:30pm – 10:40pm)
  2. The Block NZ Villa Wars Unlocked: TV3 232830 (7:30pm – 8:35pm)
  3. Shark Tank: TV3 110570 (8:35pm – 9:35pm)

Channel Share (All Day)

  • TV ONE: 30.6%
  • SKY Network: 22.1%
  • TV2: 14.8%
  • TV3: 10.4%
  • Other TV Channels: 4.4%
  • PRIME: 4%
  • Choice TV: 3.3%
  • FOUR: 2.7%
  • TV2+1: 2.6%
  • TV ONE plus 1: 2.2%
  • FOUR+1: 1.3%
  • TV3 Plus 1: 1.2%
  • Maori TV: 0.1%

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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