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See broadcasts for BBC OneThe Zygon Inversion (8/12 Series 9)

Last updated 02 January 2017
Broadcast: Saturday 7th November 2015
8:00pm-8:50pm GMT < > « » Premiere < > « »
Featuring: Peter Capaldi, Jenna Coleman, Jenna Coleman, Ingrid Oliver, Jemma Redgrave

With the shapeshifting Zygons appearing everywhere across Britain, it is now impossible to know who to trust. Only the Doctor is still standing in their way, but will he be able to save his friends even as he attempts to stop a war?

Synopsis Source: Radio Times
Broadcast Source: BBC
Final chart position for The Zygon Inversion

Ratings Information:

Initial figures: 4.130m viewers (overnight), 19.9% audience share, 7th place day
Consolidated figures: 6.034m viewers (+7 days), 25.1% audience share, 24th place - BARB Week Top 30 Chart, AI 84
Additional figures: 6.531m viewers (+28 days)

Overnights: Doctor Who had a share of 19.9% of the total TV audience for the day.Top once more was the BBC celebrity dance show, Strictly Come Dancing, which had 9.17 million watching. The X Factor on ITV was second with 6.42 million viewers.The Royal British Legion Festival of Remembrance, live from the Royal Albert Hall had 5.39 million watching with gameshow Pointless Celebraties gewtting 4.57 million. Two editions of BBC News pushed Doctor Who into seventh place for the day. It currently stands at 40th for the week.

Finals (+7 days): Doctor Who was the 9th most watched programme on BBC Television, and third overall on Saturday. The episode finished at 24th in the chart.The final episode of the ITV drama Downton Abbey topped the ratings for the week with 10.90 million viewers.


BARB Reports

BARB Live+VOSDAL: 4.13m; Timeshift+7: 6.034m total; Timeshift+28: 6.351m

BARB Player Report (beta):
w/e 8 Nov: Weekly - 137,179[10th] (iOS 36,642[24th], web 127,230[2nd]); 4 Weeks - same figures[unlisted] (iOS unlisted, web[29th])
w/e 15 Nov: Weekly - 69,443[32nd] (web 34,047*); 4 Weeks - 177,231[37th] (iOS 64,082[48th], web 161,276[8th])

* listed as The Zygon Inversion Episode 8; it is assumed the the entry The Zygon Inversion is actually for The Zygon Invasion.