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 FILM: Shrek 2 (2004)2021-01-17 18:06:49-18:49:13 ITV2 534 27 91 651 4.3%
2 FILM: Shrek (2001)2021-01-16 18:06:49-18:47:07 ITV2 505 40 10 554 4.0%
3 The Cabins2021-01-11 21:00:00-21:59:51 ITV2 178 75 229 482 2.3%
4 FILM: Shrek (2001)2021-01-16 17:03:42-18:00:50 ITV2 435 27 11 473 4.2%
5 Family Guy2021-01-11 22:04:35-22:30:30 ITV2 351 28 59 438 4.3%
6 FILM: Turbo (2012)2021-01-16 15:09:45-16:06:04 ITV2 226 7 193 427 5.0%
7 FILM: Turbo (2012)2021-01-16 16:12:03-16:59:04 ITV2 267 11 139 417 4.4%
8 Celebrity Catchphrase2021-01-17 13:43:21-14:39:50 ITV2 358 55 4 417 5.0%
9 The Cabins2021-01-12 21:00:05-21:59:51 ITV2 144 52 219 414 1.9%
10 Family Guy2021-01-14 23:02:37-23:28:04 ITV2 304 0 87 391 6.4%
11 The Cabins2021-01-14 21:00:00-21:59:50 ITV2 147 22 207 376 2.4%
12 The Cabins2021-01-15 21:00:08-21:59:51 ITV2 141 48 184 374 2.9%
13 Family Guy2021-01-11 22:33:03-22:58:56 ITV2 365 0 0 365 4.3%
14 FILM: Shrek 2 (2004)2021-01-17 17:04:02-18:00:50 ITV2 317 8 36 361 2.6%
15 You've Been Framed!2021-01-15 19:59:33-20:57:21 ITV2 339 13 1 353 2.4%
16 FILM: Dark Shadows (2012)2021-01-17 18:53:36-20:21:11 ITV2 287 24 37 348 2.4%
17 Family Guy2021-01-11 23:02:41-23:28:06 ITV2 307 0 1 308 5.0%
18 The Cabins2021-01-13 21:00:02-21:59:41 ITV2 100 39 165 305 1.5%
19 FILM: Daddy Day Care (2003)2021-01-17 16:16:42-17:00:12 ITV2 261 19 0 280 2.3%
20 Family Guy2021-01-14 23:30:08-23:55:26 ITV2 272 0 6 278 5.7%
21 You've Been Framed!2021-01-15 18:59:15-19:58:24 ITV2 260 1 14 275 2.0%
22 You've Been Framed!2021-01-12 19:32:05-19:58:51 ITV2 232 21 12 265 2.0%
23 FILM: The Hangover Part 3 (2013)2021-01-17 22:04:17-23:04:08 ITV2 251 7 6 264 3.0%
24 Celebrity Catchphrase2021-01-16 13:36:30-14:36:55 ITV2 201 31 32 263 3.5%
25 You've Been Framed!2021-01-13 19:32:24-19:59:14 ITV2 260 3 0 263 1.7%
26 FILM: Miss Congeniality 2: Armed & Fabulous (2005)2021-01-16 19:53:46-21:01:24 ITV2 234 8 21 263 1.7%
27 You've Been Framed!2021-01-13 20:00:50-20:27:31 ITV2 259 0 0 259 1.8%
28 American Dad!2021-01-11 23:30:50-23:56:07 ITV2 256 0 3 259 4.3%
29 Family Guy2021-01-13 23:35:56-24:01:22 ITV2 256 1 1 258 5.6%
30 FILM: Miss Congeniality 2: Armed & Fabulous (2005)2021-01-16 18:50:50-19:49:17 ITV2 208 10 38 256 1.7%
31 Family Guy2021-01-16 23:09:54-23:35:17 ITV2 201 7 43 250 3.6%
32 You've Been Framed!2021-01-16 14:39:56-15:05:08 ITV2 215 35 0 249 3.2%
33 You've Been Framed!2021-01-11 19:31:55-19:58:35 ITV2 216 19 11 247 1.6%
34 FILM: The Hangover Part 3 (2013)2021-01-17 21:04:06-21:59:48 ITV2 204 34 4 241 1.4%
35 You've Been Framed!2021-01-12 20:00:15-20:27:17 ITV2 236 4 0 240 1.7%
36 You've Been Framed!2021-01-11 20:00:40-20:27:20 ITV2 202 24 12 238 1.5%
37 You've Been Framed!2021-01-12 20:28:30-20:55:18 ITV2 193 38 0 231 1.5%
38 You've Been Framed!2021-01-17 14:43:18-15:07:57 ITV2 170 59 0 229 2.8%
39 Family Guy2021-01-12 23:04:52-23:30:58 ITV2 185 4 39 228 3.6%
40 Family Guy2021-01-13 23:08:03-23:33:29 ITV2 193 7 25 224 4.1%
41 Family Guy2021-01-15 22:33:18-22:58:59 ITV2 203 0 21 224 2.6%
42 Family Guy2021-01-15 23:03:15-23:28:56 ITV2 220 0 4 224 3.2%
43 Family Guy2021-01-15 22:04:58-22:30:38 ITV2 110 19 89 218 2.2%
44 Plebs2021-01-14 22:32:52-22:59:23 ITV2 203 4 10 216 2.7%
45 American Dad!2021-01-11 23:58:52-24:24:20 ITV2 200 0 16 215 5.1%
46 FILM: The Hangover Part 2 (2011)2021-01-16 22:07:54-23:06:05 ITV2 209 3 0 212 1.9%
47 FILM: Dark Shadows (2012)2021-01-17 20:25:40-21:00:03 ITV2 158 27 21 207 1.4%
48 You've Been Framed!2021-01-14 19:00:20-19:26:55 ITV2 197 9 0 206 1.5%
49 American Dad!2021-01-15 23:31:42-23:56:39 ITV2 150 0 53 203 3.7%
50 You've Been Framed!2021-01-13 19:00:35-19:27:29 ITV2 203 0 0 203 1.5%
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