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Last updated 02 January 2017
Broadcast: Saturday 20th April 2013
6:45pm-7:30pm BST (17:45 GMT) « » Premiere « »
(actually broadcast at 18:44:18)
Featuring: Matt Smith, Jenna-Louise Coleman, Jessica Raine, Dougray Scott
Broadcast Source: BBC
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Ratings Information:

Initial figures: 4.980m viewers (overnight), 24.5% audience share (4th place day)
Consolidated figures: 6.610m viewers (+7 days), 29.2% audience share (19th place), AI 85
Online player figures: 1.79m requests as of 21st May 2013

Initials: the episode was fourth for the day. Its final half hour was opposite Britain's Got Talent on ITV, which was top for the day with 9.7m watching and 43.9% share of the audience. The BBC's talent show, The Voice, had 7.9m watching - a large increase on the previous week. Casualty was third with 5.2m viewers.

For the finals, Doctor Who was the sixth highest rated show on BBC One for the week, with The Voice hitting the top spot with 9.5m viewers. Overall, the show was nineteenth for the week, which saw Britain's Got Talent the highest rated show overall with 11.86m. The other slots were taken up by the usual soapy suspects of Coronation Street, Eastenders and Emmerdale, plus Countryfile marginally ahead of Doctor Who with 6.78m viewers. The crime drama Broadchurch (starring David Tennant) achieved 9.56m viewers (fourth place).

Live+7 Figures: 7.64m (Live+VOSDAL: 4.97m, Narrative Repeat: 0.27m, Time-Shift: 1.63m, iPlayer: 0.77m)

iPlayer: the episode was the sixth most requested programme during April, with 1,426,496 in the first week. After 31 days it had 1,789,811 requests.