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Week 19: 7 - 13 May

Written by Citanul from the blog Primetime TV Viewing Figures on 24 May 2012
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These are the primetime adult television viewing figures for 7 - 13 May, 2012.

For an explanation of how the viewing figures are calculated, please read this article.

For previous weeks click here.

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Top Shows By Channel

 
 
# Show Viewers Show Viewers Show Viewers
1. Generations 6 427 000 Muvhango 2 848 000 Days Of Our Lives 1 590 000
2. Montana 5 039 000 Stokvel 2 687 000 Isidingo 1 444 000
3. Zone 14 4 017 000 7de Laan 2 620 000 National Geographic 1 372 000
4. Friends Like These 3 779 000 Bophele Ke Semphekgo 2 379 000 Fool's Gold 1 288 000
5. Jika Majika 3 639 000 Streets of Mangaung 2 099 000 Survivor: Heroes vs Villains 1 204 000
6. Shuga 3 555 000 Noot vir Noot 1 959 000 Ugly Betty 896 000
7. Zulu News 3 536 000 Afrikaans News 1 951 000 3 Talk 890 000
8. Xhosa News 3 401 000 Vetkoek Paleis 1 931 000 English News 848 000
9. Sokhulu & Partners 3 247 000 Ga Re Dumele 1 763 000 Top Billing 812 000
10. Soul Buddyz 2 995 000 Speak Out 1 736 000 What I Like About You 742 000
 
   
# Show Viewers Show Viewers    
1. Rhythm City 3 594 000 Carte Blanche 280 000    
2. Anaconda 3 387 000 CSI: Miami 224 000    
3. Scandal! 2 743 000 Rio 224 000    
4. Cheaper by the Dozen 2 2 631 000 Blue Bloods 168 000    
5. e.tv News 2 535 000 CSI 168 000    
6. Step Up or Step Out 2 351 000 Desperate Housewives 168 000    
7. Walking Tall: The Payback 2 323 000 Grey's Anatomy 168 000    
8. eKasi 2 015 000 American Idol 140 000    
9. WWE Smackdown 1 847 000 CSI: New York 140 000    
10. Club 808 1 819 000 Homeland 140 000    


Top Shows By Genre

Top Dramas

1) Montana (SABC1) 5 039 000
2) Zone 14 (SABC1) 4 017 000
3) Sokhulu & Partners (SABC1) 3 247 000
4) Soul Buddyz (SABC1) 2 995 000
5) Bophele Ke Semphekgo (SABC2) 2 379 000

Top Reality Shows

1) Step Up or Step Out (e.tv) 2 351 000
2) Survivor: Heroes vs Villains (SABC3) 1 204 000
3) Cheaters (e.tv) 1 148 000
4) So What (e.tv) 924 000
5) The Voice (SABC2) 672 000

Top Comedies

1) The Jada Grace Show (SABC1) 2 967 000
2) Stokvel (SABC2) 2 687 000
3) Vetkoek Paleis (SABC2) 1 931 000
4) Ga Re Dumele (SABC2) 1 763 000
5) Modern Family (e.tv) 1 540 000

Top News Bulletins

1) Zulu News (SABC1) 3 536 000
2) Xhosa News (SABC1) 3 401 000
3) e.tv News (e.tv) 2 535 000
4) Afrikaans News (SABC2) 1 951 000
5) e News Early Edition (e.tv) 1 523 000

Top Soap Operas

1) Generations (SABC1) 6 427 000
2) Rhythm City (e.tv) 3 594 000
3) Muvhango (SABC2) 2 848 000
4) Scandal! (e.tv) 2 743 000
5) 7de Laan (SABC2) 2 620 000

Top Talk Shows

1) Motswako: The Mix (SABC2) 952 000
2) 3 Talk (SABC3) 890 000
3) The Mo'Nique Show (SABC2) 280 000

Top Actuality Shows

1) Speak Out (SABC2) 1 736 000
2) Relate (SABC1) 1 708 000
3) Sunday Live (SABC1) 1 540 000
4) Cutting Edge (SABC1) 1 484 000
5) 3rd Degree (e.tv) 1 456 000

Top Magazine Shows

1) The Real Goboza (SABC1) 2 827 000
2) Club 808 (e.tv) 1 819 000
3) Pasella (SABC2) 1 540 000
4) Mzansi Insider (SABC1) 1 204 000
5) Showbiz Report (e.tv) 980 000

Top Game Shows

1) Friends Like These (SABC1) 3 779 000
2) Jam Alley (SABC1) 2 071 000
3) Noot vir Noot (SABC2) 1 959 000
4) Minute to Win It (M-Net) 28 000

Top Documentaries

1) Breaking the Magician's Code (e.tv) 1 372 000
2) National Geographic (SABC3) 1 372 000
3) Why Are We So Angry (SABC1) 1 344 000
4) Man Made Marvels (SABC2) 896 000
5) Footballers' Lives (SABC3) 420 000

Top Primetime Movies

1) Anaconda (e.tv) 3 387 000
2) Cheaper by the Dozen 2 (e.tv) 2 631 000
3) Walking Tall: The Payback (e.tv) 2 323 000
4) The Express (SABC1) 1 736 000
5) Breakin' All The Rules (e.tv) 1 624 000

Top 10 Regular Shows (excluding News bulletins)

1) Generations (SABC1) 6 427 000
2) Montana (SABC1) 5 039 000
3) Zone 14 (SABC1) 4 017 000
4) Friends Like These (SABC1) 3 779 000
5) Rhythm City (e.tv) 3 594 000
6) Sokhulu & Partners (SABC1) 3 247 000
7) Soul Buddyz (SABC1) 2 995 000
8) The Jada Grace Show (SABC1) 2 967 000
9) Muvhango (SABC2) 2 848 000
10) The Real Goboza (SABC1) 2 827 000


5 Comments

Minah
24 May 2012 14:00

We are not shaken by the number and we all know that Isidingo is the best soapie

wesbuw
24 May 2012 14:14

@MINAH true hey.

Ingenuity
24 May 2012 16:02

Self-delusion much?

Hehehehehe 'dead' Halala RC and Scandal halala!

skura
24 May 2012 16:20

halalala gen halalalala....lol

ontrance
24 May 2012 22:36

Gen rocks can't miss an episode. now isidingo is so desperate doing stunts trying to be 911, ive us emotional stories not stunts nxa

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