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Last updated 02 January 2017
Broadcast: Saturday 24th October 2015
8:20pm-9:05pm BST (19:20 GMT) < > « » Premiere < > « »
(actually broadcast at 20:21:45)
Featuring: Peter Capaldi, Jenna Coleman, Ariyon Bakare, Rufus Hound, Maisie Williams

It's 1651 in England and a highwayman known as "the Knightmare" is stalking London's dark streets. But then he gets hold of some loot that is not of this world. Can the Doctor avoid the hangman's noose and save Earth from a devilish betrayal?

Synopsis Source: Radio Times
Broadcast Source: BBC
Final chart position for The Woman Who Lived

Ratings Information:

Initial figures: 4.340m viewers (overnight), 20.0% audience share, 3rd place day, 37th place week
Consolidated figures: 6.113m viewers (+7 days), 24.4% audience share, 25th place, AI 81
Additional figures: 6.468m viewers (+28 days)

Overnights: Doctor Who has an average share of 20% of the total TV audience as was third for the day. Top for the day was Strictly Come Dancing which had an average of 9.32 million watching. ITV had 6.55 million watching The X Factor, which was scheduled directly opposite Doctor Who.Casualty was pushed below 4 million with 3.95 million watching.

Finals (+7 days): Doctor Who was the 8th most watched programme on BBC Television, and third overall on Saturday. The episode finished at 25th in the chart.Top of the week was Strictly Come Dancing with 10.42 million watching.


BARB Reports

BARB Live+VOSDAL: 4.34m; Timeshift+7: 6.113m total; Timeshift+28: 6.468m total

BARB Player Report (beta):
w/e 25 Oct: Weekly - 144,998[12th] (iOS unlisted, web 123,273[2nd]); 4 Weeks - same figures[unlisted] (iOS unlisted, web[33rd])
w/e 1 Nov: Weekly - 98,182[14th] (iOS unlisted, web 85,218[10th]; 4 Weeks - 243,194[32nd] (iOS unlisted, web 208,507[10th])
w/e 8 Nov: 4 Weeks - 265,861[15th] (iOS unlisted, web 229,117[7th])
w/e 15 Nov: 4 Weeks - 269,060[10th] (iOS unlisted, web 231,512[5th])