BARC Wk 50 ratings: Star Plus at No.1; Rishtey continues to see gains
BARC ratings for Week 50 (December 10-16) of 2016 [HSM (U+R) : NCCS All : 4+ Individuals] didn’t witness too many changes amongst the top ten Hindi GECs. Rishtey climbed up a notch this week to be placed at No. 5, continuing to climb up the ratings chart.
Star Plus, which overtook Colors to be the No. 1 Hindi GEC in Urban+Rural in Week 48, held on to its position this week as well. However, the channel recorded an increase in its gross viewership to 669,638 from 653,181 recorded last week.
Colors remained at the second spot in Week 50. The channel saw an increase in its gross viewership from 668,782 recorded in Week 49 to 668,471 this week. Colors’ show ‘Naagin 2’ continued to be the most watched show on Hindi GECs, garnering 13311 Impressions (000s) this week. Shakti Astitva Ek Ehsaas Ki grabbed a No.5 position, garnering 9,943 Impressions (000s) in Week 50.
Zee TV remained at No. 3 in Week 50 as well, garnering a gross viewership of 477,866 compared to 451,639 recorded last week. Its show ‘Kumkum Bhagya’ slipped a notch to No.3 spot from No. 2 last week, registering 12,201 Impressions (000s).
Sony Entertainment Television also held on to its fourth position. Also, the channel saw increase in its gross viewership to 444,195 from 431,993 recorded in Week 49. Sony’s dance reality show ‘Super Dancer’ did well this week, climbing up to No.4 spot with 10,771 Impressions (000s).
Rishtey, climbed up to fifth spot in Week 50, garnering a gross viewership of 408,864, a slip from 424,356 recorded last week. ‘Naagin’ on Rishtey climbed up to second most watched show on Hindi GECs, garnering 12,201 Impressions (000s) this week.
Life OK slipped a notch at No.6 spot, garnering a gross viewership of 397,568, compared to 395,131 recorded in Week 49.
Sony Pal, saw a decline in Week 50 at No.7 position garnering a gross viewership of 412,427 a slight decrease from 428,522 recorded last week.
Zee Anmol also maintained it’s No. 8 spot in Week 50, witnessing an increase in its gross viewership to 384,625 from 370,495 recorded last week.
Placed at the ninth spot, Sony SAB, saw a decline in its gross viewership to 349,207 from 370,495 recorded in Week 49.
Star Utsav was placed in the tenth spot in Week 50, garnering a gross viewership of 339,302 an increase from 333,564 recorded last week.