Top programmes report

week 2, January 11 - 17

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The top 50 programmes on TV based on the size of their total viewing audience over the week (including live, VOSDAL, time-shifted and total audience viewing figures).

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Here’ some more information for you about the data you can see on this page: from key terms to how the data was run.

  • Channel: ‘stagger’ includes viewing data for the parent channel, its +1 channel and its HD equivalent if it has one.
  • Audience / Live: the audience who watched the programme at the time of transmission
  • Audience / VOSDAL: this is Viewing-On-Same-Day-As-Live.  A recorded programme that has been viewed on the same day as the original broadcast
  • Audience / Time-Shifted: the playback audience to a video or DTR recording (e.g. Sky+) of a programme.  Playback occurs within 2 to 7 days of the original broadcast to be counted.
  • Total Audience: the consolidated viewing audience for the programme. This is the sum of the live, VOSDAL and time-shifted audiences.
  • Share: the percentage of the total available viewing audience who were watching the programme over a given time period.

All numbers are expressed as a share of all commercial TV viewing apart from the ALL TV Volume table which is a share of total TV viewing.

Rank Programme Channel Live
('000)
VOSDAL
('000)
Time-Shifted
('000)
Total Audience
('000)
Share
1 The Pembrokeshire Murders2021-01-11 21:00:00-22:00:42 ITV1 5,006 1,561 2,970 9,537 45.3%
2 The Pembrokeshire Murders2021-01-13 21:00:25-22:01:05 ITV1 5,125 1,854 2,507 9,486 47.1%
3 The Pembrokeshire Murders2021-01-12 21:00:00-22:00:19 ITV1 4,728 1,360 2,831 8,919 40.0%
4 Finding Alice2021-01-17 21:00:50-21:59:50 ITV1 4,645 969 1,965 7,579 43.3%
5 The Masked Singer2021-01-16 19:01:44-20:28:25 ITV1 4,796 1,597 896 7,288 44.6%
6 Coronation Street2021-01-15 19:31:31-20:28:52 ITV1 4,761 1,229 807 6,797 42.7%
7 Coronation Street2021-01-11 19:30:33-19:56:37 ITV1 4,719 1,308 682 6,709 43.0%
8 Coronation Street2021-01-13 19:31:36-19:57:44 ITV1 4,555 1,217 741 6,513 40.5%
9 Coronation Street2021-01-11 20:29:03-20:55:36 ITV1 4,473 1,151 848 6,471 37.8%
10 Dancing On Ice2021-01-17 18:01:20-19:54:34 ITV1 4,174 1,354 482 6,010 40.3%
11 Coronation Street2021-01-13 20:29:53-20:56:17 ITV1 3,970 1,033 939 5,942 36.9%
12 Emmerdale2021-01-14 19:00:35-19:26:43 ITV1 4,344 995 391 5,730 42.1%
13 Bradley & Barney Walsh: Breaking Dad2021-01-11 20:00:04-20:26:15 ITV1 3,964 918 845 5,726 36.8%
14 The Pembrokeshire Murders: Catching The Gameshow Killer2021-01-14 21:01:50-22:00:07 ITV1 2,789 922 1,956 5,666 35.4%
15 Emmerdale2021-01-11 19:00:00-19:25:22 ITV1 4,282 952 382 5,615 42.4%
16 Emmerdale2021-01-13 19:00:18-19:26:51 ITV1 4,425 896 280 5,600 40.4%
17 Emmerdale2021-01-12 18:59:10-19:25:36 ITV1 4,254 891 436 5,581 39.5%
18 Emmerdale2021-01-15 18:59:55-19:26:32 ITV1 4,214 847 392 5,453 43.4%
19 Emmerdale2021-01-14 20:00:29-20:26:39 ITV1 3,866 965 489 5,321 32.4%
20 Celebrity Catchphrase2021-01-16 18:00:25-18:59:03 ITV1 4,257 595 97 4,949 35.5%
21 The Chase2021-01-14 17:00:03-17:55:51 ITV1 4,433 384 50 4,867 45.1%
22 The Voice2021-01-16 20:32:30-21:59:59 ITV1 3,572 752 487 4,810 33.0%
23 The Chase2021-01-13 17:00:11-17:55:51 ITV1 4,429 301 37 4,767 44.8%
24 The Chase2021-01-12 17:00:02-17:55:51 ITV1 4,269 372 27 4,668 43.1%
25 Who Wants To Be A Millionaire?2021-01-17 19:59:00-20:58:18 ITV1 3,415 690 342 4,447 29.5%
26 The Chase2021-01-15 16:59:57-17:55:41 ITV1 3,904 334 99 4,336 43.2%
27 The Chase2021-01-11 16:59:58-17:55:51 ITV1 3,914 338 35 4,287 42.8%
28 ITV News Weekday Teatime2021-01-13 18:30:00-18:53:54 ITV1 3,971 257 0 4,228 44.0%
29 ITV News Weekday Teatime2021-01-14 18:30:00-18:54:12 ITV1 3,968 242 0 4,210 42.9%
30 ITV News Weekday Teatime2021-01-11 18:30:00-18:53:34 ITV1 3,935 260 1 4,195 44.5%
31 ITV News Weekday Teatime2021-01-12 18:30:00-18:52:44 ITV1 3,790 288 0 4,078 40.5%
32 ITV News Weekday Teatime2021-01-15 18:30:00-18:53:32 ITV1 3,795 209 0 4,003 41.4%
33 Cornwall And Devon Walks With Julia Bradbury2021-01-13 20:02:18-20:26:17 ITV1 3,135 180 277 3,592 24.6%
34 ITV News At Ten2021-01-13 22:03:45-22:33:44 ITV1 3,055 341 1 3,397 34.9%
35 Tipping Point2021-01-12 15:58:54-16:55:52 ITV1 3,056 157 69 3,281 39.2%
36 Tipping Point2021-01-11 15:58:44-16:55:42 ITV1 2,982 170 54 3,206 38.2%
37 Tipping Point2021-01-14 15:58:34-16:55:53 ITV1 2,870 193 62 3,125 37.3%
38 ITV News At Ten2021-01-11 22:03:20-22:33:19 ITV1 2,864 216 9 3,089 30.6%
39 Tipping Point2021-01-13 15:58:34-16:56:03 ITV1 2,867 164 42 3,073 39.0%
40 ITV News At Ten2021-01-12 22:04:25-22:34:24 ITV1 2,892 173 5 3,071 29.0%
41 ITV News2021-01-17 22:00:10-22:13:09 ITV1 2,714 308 21 3,043 27.9%
42 The Martin Lewis Money Show Live2021-01-14 20:31:45-20:57:59 ITV1 2,577 286 169 3,031 20.0%
43 Tipping Point2021-01-15 15:58:38-16:55:44 ITV1 2,827 120 55 3,001 37.0%
44 ITV News Weekend Teatime2021-01-16 17:30:55-17:45:54 ITV1 2,647 152 1 2,800 24.1%
45 The Chase Celebrity Special2021-01-17 16:58:30-17:56:18 ITV1 2,451 165 65 2,681 19.6%
46 Tonight2021-01-14 19:31:23-19:55:29 ITV1 2,388 192 47 2,628 20.9%
47 Martin Clunes: Islands Of Australia2021-01-12 19:59:04-20:57:34 ITV1 2,211 204 80 2,494 16.8%
48 South Africa With Gregg Wallace2021-01-12 19:30:12-19:54:37 ITV1 1,943 169 129 2,241 17.2%
49 Endeavour2021-01-15 20:33:50-22:23:09 ITV1 1,870 157 198 2,225 18.3%
50 ITV News At Ten2021-01-14 22:00:55-22:30:54 ITV1 2,037 154 4 2,194 22.7%
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