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Listing entries including Tuesday 3rd October 2000


EpisodeBroadcast  Viewers Share Pos
Robot: Movie Version: Part One (of 2) Tue 26 Sep 2000 5:00am  EDT    
Robot: Movie Version: Part Two (of 2) Tue 26 Sep 2000 8:00am  EDT    
Robot: Movie Version: Part Two (of 2) Wed 27 Sep 2000 5:00am  EDT    
The Ark In Space: Movie Version: Part One (of 2) Wed 27 Sep 2000 8:00am  EDT    
The Ark In Space: Movie Version: Part One (of 2) Thu 28 Sep 2000 5:00am  EDT    
The Ark In Space: Movie Version: Part Two (of 2) Thu 28 Sep 2000 8:00am  EDT    
The Ark In Space: Movie Version: Part Two (of 2) Fri 29 Sep 2000 5:00am  EDT    
Genesis of the Daleks: Movie Version: Part One (of 3) Mon 2 Oct 2000 8:00am  EDT    
Genesis of the Daleks: Movie Version: Part One (of 3) Tue 3 Oct 2000 5:00am  EDT    
Genesis of the Daleks: Movie Version: Part Two (of 3) Tue 3 Oct 2000 8:00am  EDT    
Genesis of the Daleks: Movie Version: Part Two (of 3) Wed 4 Oct 2000 5:00am  EDT    
Genesis of the Daleks: Movie Version: Part Three (of 3) Wed 4 Oct 2000 8:00am  EDT    
Genesis of the Daleks: Movie Version: Part Three (of 3) Thu 5 Oct 2000 5:00am  EDT    
The Android Invasion: Movie Version: Part One (of 2) Thu 5 Oct 2000 8:00am  EDT    
The Android Invasion: Movie Version: Part One (of 2) Fri 6 Oct 2000 5:00am  EDT    
The Android Invasion: Movie Version: Part Two (of 2) Mon 9 Oct 2000 8:00am  EDT    
The Android Invasion: Movie Version: Part Two (of 2) Tue 10 Oct 2000 5:00am  EDT    
The Robots of Death: Movie Version: Part One (of 2) Tue 10 Oct 2000 8:00am  EDT    
The Robots of Death: Movie Version: Part One (of 2) Wed 11 Oct 2000 5:00am  EDT    
The Robots of Death: Movie Version: Part Two (of 2) Wed 11 Oct 2000 8:00am  EDT    
The Robots of Death: Movie Version: Part Two (of 2) Thu 12 Oct 2000 5:00am  EDT    
Terror of the Zygons: Movie Version: Part One (of 2) Thu 12 Oct 2000 8:00am  EDT    
Terror of the Zygons: Movie Version: Part One (of 2) Fri 13 Oct 2000 5:00am  EDT    
Terror of the Zygons: Movie Version: Part Two (of 2) Mon 16 Oct 2000 8:00am  EDT    
Terror of the Zygons: Movie Version: Part Two (of 2) Tue 17 Oct 2000 5:00am  EDT    
Planet of Evil: Movie Version: Part One (of 2) Tue 17 Oct 2000 8:00am  EDT    
Planet of Evil: Movie Version: Part One (of 2) Wed 18 Oct 2000 5:00am  EDT    
Planet of Evil: Movie Version: Part Two (of 2) Wed 18 Oct 2000 8:00am  EDT    
Planet of Evil: Movie Version: Part Two (of 2) Thu 19 Oct 2000 5:00am  EDT    
Pyramids of Mars: Movie Version: Part One (of 2) Thu 19 Oct 2000 8:00am  EDT    
Pyramids of Mars: Movie Version: Part One (of 2) Fri 20 Oct 2000 5:00am  EDT    
Pyramids of Mars: Movie Version: Part Two (of 2) Mon 23 Oct 2000 8:00am  EDT    
Pyramids of Mars: Movie Version: Part Two (of 2) Tue 24 Oct 2000 5:00am  EDT    
The Brain of Morbius: Movie Version: Part One (of 2) Tue 24 Oct 2000 8:00am  EDT    
The Brain of Morbius: Movie Version: Part One (of 2) Wed 25 Oct 2000 5:00am  EDT    
The Brain of Morbius: Movie Version: Part Two (of 2) Wed 25 Oct 2000 8:00am  EDT    
The Brain of Morbius: Movie Version: Part Two (of 2) Thu 26 Oct 2000 5:00am  EDT    
The Masque of Mandragora: Movie Version: Part One (of 2) Thu 26 Oct 2000 8:00am  EDT    
The Masque of Mandragora: Movie Version: Part One (of 2) Fri 27 Oct 2000 5:00am  EDT    
The Masque of Mandragora: Movie Version: Part Two (of 2) Mon 30 Oct 2000 8:00am  EST    
The Masque of Mandragora: Movie Version: Part Two (of 2) Tue 31 Oct 2000 5:00am  EST    
The Hand Of Fear: Movie Version: Part One (of 2) Tue 31 Oct 2000 8:00am  EST    
The Hand Of Fear: Movie Version: Part One (of 2) Wed 1 Nov 2000 5:00am  EST    
The Hand Of Fear: Movie Version: Part Two (of 2) Wed 1 Nov 2000 8:00am  EST    
The Hand Of Fear: Movie Version: Part Two (of 2) Thu 2 Nov 2000 5:00am  EST    
The Deadly Assassin: Movie Version: Part One (of 2) Thu 2 Nov 2000 8:00am  EST    
The Deadly Assassin: Movie Version: Part One (of 2) Fri 3 Nov 2000 5:00am  EST    
The Deadly Assassin: Movie Version: Part Two (of 2) Mon 6 Nov 2000 8:00am  EST    
The Deadly Assassin: Movie Version: Part Two (of 2) Tue 7 Nov 2000 5:00am  EST    
The Seeds of Doom: Movie Version: Part One (of 3) Tue 7 Nov 2000 8:00am  EST    
The Seeds of Doom: Movie Version: Part One (of 3) Wed 8 Nov 2000 5:00am  EST    
The Seeds of Doom: Movie Version: Part Two (of 3) Wed 8 Nov 2000 8:00am  EST    
The Seeds of Doom: Movie Version: Part Two (of 3) Thu 9 Nov 2000 5:00am  EST    
The Seeds of Doom: Movie Version: Part Three (of 3) Thu 9 Nov 2000 8:00am  EST    
The Seeds of Doom: Movie Version: Part Three (of 3) Fri 10 Nov 2000 5:00am  EST    
The Robots of Death: Movie Version: Part One (of 2) Mon 13 Nov 2000 8:00am  EST    
The Robots of Death: Movie Version: Part One (of 2) Tue 14 Nov 2000 5:00am  EST    
The Robots of Death: Movie Version: Part Two (of 2) Tue 14 Nov 2000 8:00am  EST    
The Robots of Death: Movie Version: Part Two (of 2) Wed 15 Nov 2000 5:00am  EST    
The Sontaran Experiment: Movie Version Wed 15 Nov 2000 8:00am  EST    
The Sontaran Experiment: Movie Version Thu 16 Nov 2000 5:00am  EST    
Revenge of the Cybermen: Movie Version: Part One (of 2) Thu 16 Nov 2000 8:00am  EST    
Revenge of the Cybermen: Movie Version: Part One (of 2) Fri 17 Nov 2000 5:00am  EST    
Revenge of the Cybermen: Movie Version: Part Two (of 2) Mon 20 Nov 2000 8:00am  EST    
Revenge of the Cybermen: Movie Version: Part Two (of 2) Tue 21 Nov 2000 5:00am  EST    
Robot: Movie Version: Part One (of 2) Tue 21 Nov 2000 8:00am  EST    
Robot: Movie Version: Part One (of 2) Wed 22 Nov 2000 5:00am  EST    
Robot: Movie Version: Part Two (of 2) Wed 22 Nov 2000 8:00am  EST    
Robot: Movie Version: Part Two (of 2) Thu 23 Nov 2000 5:00am  EST    
The Ark In Space: Movie Version: Part One (of 2) Thu 23 Nov 2000 8:00am  EST    
The Ark In Space: Movie Version: Part Two (of 2) Mon 27 Nov 2000 8:00am  EST    
The Ark In Space: Movie Version: Part Two (of 2) Tue 28 Nov 2000 5:00am  EST    
Genesis of the Daleks: Movie Version: Part One (of 3) Tue 28 Nov 2000 8:00am  EST    
Genesis of the Daleks: Movie Version: Part One (of 3) Wed 29 Nov 2000 5:00am  EST    
Genesis of the Daleks: Movie Version: Part Two (of 3) Wed 29 Nov 2000 8:00am  EST    
Genesis of the Daleks: Movie Version: Part Two (of 3) Thu 30 Nov 2000 5:00am  EST    
Genesis of the Daleks: Movie Version: Part Three (of 3) Thu 30 Nov 2000 8:00am  EST    
Genesis of the Daleks: Movie Version: Part Three (of 3) Fri 1 Dec 2000 5:00am  EST    
The Android Invasion: Movie Version: Part One (of 2) Mon 4 Dec 2000 8:00am  EST    
The Android Invasion: Movie Version: Part One (of 2) Tue 5 Dec 2000 5:00am  EST    
The Android Invasion: Movie Version: Part Two (of 2) Tue 5 Dec 2000 8:00am  EST    
The Android Invasion: Movie Version: Part Two (of 2) Wed 6 Dec 2000 5:00am  EST    
The Robots of Death: Movie Version: Part One (of 2) Wed 6 Dec 2000 8:00am  EST    
The Robots of Death: Movie Version: Part One (of 2) Thu 7 Dec 2000 5:00am  EST    
The Robots of Death: Movie Version: Part Two (of 2) Thu 7 Dec 2000 8:00am  EST    
The Robots of Death: Movie Version: Part Two (of 2) Fri 8 Dec 2000 5:00am  EST    
Terror of the Zygons: Movie Version: Part One (of 2) Mon 11 Dec 2000 8:00am  EST    
Terror of the Zygons: Movie Version: Part One (of 2) Tue 12 Dec 2000 5:00am  EST    
Terror of the Zygons: Movie Version: Part Two (of 2) Tue 12 Dec 2000 8:00am  EST    
Terror of the Zygons: Movie Version: Part Two (of 2) Wed 13 Dec 2000 5:00am  EST    
Planet of Evil: Movie Version: Part One (of 2) Wed 13 Dec 2000 8:00am  EST    
Planet of Evil: Movie Version: Part One (of 2) Thu 14 Dec 2000 5:00am  EST    
Planet of Evil: Movie Version: Part Two (of 2) Thu 14 Dec 2000 8:00am  EST    
Planet of Evil: Movie Version: Part Two (of 2) Fri 15 Dec 2000 5:00am  EST    
Pyramids of Mars: Movie Version: Part One (of 2) Mon 18 Dec 2000 8:00am  EST    
Pyramids of Mars: Movie Version: Part One (of 2) Tue 19 Dec 2000 5:00am  EST    
Pyramids of Mars: Movie Version: Part Two (of 2) Tue 19 Dec 2000 8:00am  EST    
Pyramids of Mars: Movie Version: Part Two (of 2) Wed 20 Dec 2000 5:00am  EST    
The Brain of Morbius: Movie Version: Part One (of 2) Wed 20 Dec 2000 8:00am  EST    
The Brain of Morbius: Movie Version: Part One (of 2) Thu 21 Dec 2000 5:00am  EST    

Notes


A breakdown of the different types of rating figures found for US Television. We show the total viewer figure and the mosrt commonly used Nielsen A18-49 chart position.

 

Rating: Ratings are essentially percentages, measuring the portion of a given group — be it households, adults 18-49 or women 25-54 — watching a given show. Adults 18-49 is the primary demographic by which ad rates are set for entertainment programming, so it's the most commonly reported (one point in that demo equals 1.28 million people). So a 2.0 rating for The Masked Singer means that 2 percent of people in that age range, roughly 2.56 million people, watched the show.

Share: The percentage of a given group who are watching TV at that time and are tuned into a given program. Wednesday's Masked Singer had a 10 share in adults 18-49 (10 percent of adults under 50, who had their TVs on at that hour, watched it). It's typically written as "rating/share," so 2.0/10 for The Masked Singer.

Total viewers: Pretty self-explanatory — the average number of people watching a program in any given minute while it airs.

Overnight metered market ratings: These are the first ratings released each morning — or they were, anyway, until Oct. 3. Nielsen is planning to include out-of-home viewing in these numbers from now on (the first day of the new system didn't go well), which means they'll be released around midday now. Metered market ratings only take measurements from 44 markets (56 previously) for households and 25 markets for adults 18-49, so they're best considered as a first draft on how programming performed rather than definitive. They had been useful for gauging live events since they measure programs instead of just time periods.

Live-plus-same-day: The ratings that get reported each day, first as "fast nationals" in the morning and then as final numbers in the afternoon. They include both live viewing from the previous night and delayed viewing until 3 a.m. local time. Fast nationals are generally pretty accurate for entertainment programs, with occasional small adjustments in the finals.

Live-plus-3: Same-day ratings with three additional days of DVR and on-demand viewing added in. The majority of delayed viewing that Nielsen measures happens in this timeframe, with most shows growing their audiences by a good amount.

Live-plus-7: The same as live-plus-3, extended to a full week. In the 2018-19 season, two dozen series at least doubled their 18-49 ratings after seven days.

C3 and C7 ratings: Arguably the most important ratings numbers that the public doesn't usually see. These ratings track the number of viewers who actually watch commercials — which is why Nielsen ratings exist in the first place — over three or seven days. They play a big role in setting rates for advertisers buying commercial time. The occasional glimpses at C3 and C7 ratings in recent years have suggested they're higher than same-day numbers but a good distance short of live-plus-3 and live-plus-7 numbers.

Live-plus-35: An even longer-tail measurement that takes into account viewing that happens up to five weeks after a show airs. It's not a huge piece of the viewing pie, but it's not tiny, either.

Multiplatform ratings: Things can get a bit fuzzy here, as multiplatform ratings can include streaming and digital viewing via a network's app or third-party service like Hulu, plus on-air replays. The digital audience is growing — some shows get more viewers there than from their on-air showings — but no company in the business willingly offers up definitive streaming or digital viewership. It's only included as part of a whole. (It is possible to subtract, say live-plus-7 ratings from a multiplatform total to get a rough estimate of how many people watch something via nontraditional platforms).

Furthermore, each network has its own way of calculating cross-platform viewing, and timeframes can get murky. HBO touted a massive audience of 44 million viewers for the final season of Game of Thrones, but that included up six weeks of streaming and replays of the season premiere, five weeks of episode two and so on.

Streaming ratings: Are not really a thing. Nielsen does measure the audience for streaming shows, but Netflix and other platforms have disputed the ratings service's numbers as they don't take into account viewing on other devices.

Netflix has reported some viewership figures in recent quarterly earnings reports, but they're not really analogous to Nielsen ratings. Netflix considers a piece of content as having been "viewed" when a member account watches at least 70 percent of one episode of a series or 70 percent of a feature film. It also counts subscribers around the world rather than just the domestic viewers that Nielsen measures. The numbers can be useful in comparing one Netflix show to another, but the service has thus far only publicly released highlights, not a full tally.

For live events that include a streaming option, networks or other providers will often cite an "average minute audience" for a live stream. That's the closest thing to Nielsen's average total viewers statistic.

Social ratings: Nielsen measures social engagement around TV shows, counting the number of posts about a given episode and the reach of the conversation. As with all ratings, higher is better, but heavy social conversation and high on-air ratings don't necessarily go hand in hand.

Third-party measurements: A number of companies measure things like out-of-home viewing or binge viewing, but they can rely on users to opt in to sharing data, which can lead to a less representative sample.

LinkCredit: Hollywood Reporter 
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