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Topic # 190668 8-Jan-2016 12:22
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Hi everyone have a question, I like to keep a close eye on the TV ratings and used Throng www.throng.co.nz but since Throng has closed down have not been able to find another good source to check the ratings. Have checked out Nielsen but they seem to be a closed shop....
Any idea's anyone?
Cheers

Mike





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  Reply # 1465965 8-Jan-2016 15:37
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I work alongside Freeview and Throng usually gets ratings from us, so I will see if I can get these published in a dedicated thread or somewhere new.

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  Reply # 1465999 8-Jan-2016 16:03
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Hi JoshHill96.   As a TV enthusiast who also visited Throng for this and other NZ TV info, I would welcome your success in achieving this :-)


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  Reply # 1466003 8-Jan-2016 16:22
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joshhill96: I work alongside Freeview and Throng usually gets ratings from us, so I will see if I can get these published in a dedicated thread or somewhere new.


Ohh please do.  That is the only reason I visited Throng.  I miss the ratings really badly




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  Reply # 1466143 8-Jan-2016 18:49
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joshhill96: I work alongside Freeview and Throng usually gets ratings from us, so I will see if I can get these published in a dedicated thread or somewhere new.



Joshhill96 mate that would be awesome if you could put something together for us all used to go on Throng every day for
Information.
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  Reply # 1466145 8-Jan-2016 19:00
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I'd like to know how they do ratings in NZ.  6 people with people meters maybe??




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  Reply # 1466174 8-Jan-2016 19:38
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old3eyes: I'd like to know how they do ratings in NZ.  6 people with people meters maybe??


Its 600 households.  The details are found here:

http://www.agbnielsen.co.nz/tamoverview.aspx

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nd more descriptive form :  http://www.thinktv.co.nz/about-tv/the-business-of-tv/understanding-tv-data/

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  Reply # 1466234 8-Jan-2016 22:03
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Sky might be able to provide some ratings as they have a system

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  Reply # 1466311 9-Jan-2016 06:49
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My parents have a people meter and so I always blame them when one of my favourite shows gets removed or moved to a different time slot laughing

Whenever I visit them I have to sign in and out whenever I'm in the room with a TV switched on.

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  Reply # 1474088 18-Jan-2016 20:04
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For clarification, Freeview were only a sponsor of the ratings content on Throng, not the supplier.



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  Reply # 1481620 30-Jan-2016 08:59
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So any suggestions guys where do we go to see the ratings??
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  Reply # 1483382 2-Feb-2016 11:07
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Does anyone know how the ratings went last night between the main channels particularly with the new Newshub in HD etc....still looking for a permanent source for rating now Throng is no longer.

 

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Mike 






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  Reply # 1483406 2-Feb-2016 11:29
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wilt64:

 

Does anyone know how the ratings went last night between the main channels particularly with the new Newshub in HD etc....still looking for a permanent source for rating now Throng is no longer.

 

Cheers

 

 

 

Mike 

 

 

 

 

 

 

I too am eager for a source of ratings





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  Reply # 1483410 2-Feb-2016 11:34
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try screenscribe.net.  Philip Wakefield puts up data from time to time.  


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  Reply # 1483463 2-Feb-2016 12:33
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Doesn't matter as to whether it's in SD or HD, it's content that counts and both are pretty bad.  I was hoping for a 30 minute single presenter format not Tweedledum Tweedledee format..





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Reply # 1485176 4-Feb-2016 13:30
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wilt64: Hi everyone have a question, I like to keep a close eye on the TV ratings and used Throng www.throng.co.nz but since Throng has closed down have not been able to find another good source to check the ratings. Have checked out Nielsen but they seem to be a closed shop....
Any idea's anyone?
Cheers

Mike

 

 

 

DANNEWS.CO.NZ will be showing the daily ratings by next Monday.  I expect it will be on his Facebook page as well  

 

 





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