Another Week of PSL Crushing News Media - Pakistani TV Channels’ Actual Ratings (15th to 21st February)

12:58 PM | 2 Mar, 2016
Another Week of PSL Crushing News Media - Pakistani TV Channels’ Actual Ratings (15th to 21st February)
Daily Pakistan has been regularly publishing average weekly new channels ratings of different programs aired at different time slots. We are trying to provide you an insight as to which channel or show is watched more.

Our ratings are based on data provided by the Pakistan only media rating agency, Kantar Media (Media Logic). They provides ratings of different TV channels and programs based on which show is being watched the most at any given time. Kantar Media collects this information through specialized devices installed on televisions in homes throughout Pakistan. These ratings are a basis for advertising tariff and volume, hence very important for these TV channels.

The graphs below show ratings of different TV channels at different times of the day. These graphs show the average rating of each show in the given time slot. Ratings for weekdays and weekends are shown separately.

* Ratings provided from 15th to 21st February, 2016. Daily Pakistan will keep on providing similar TV channels ratings for every week, so stay tuned.


Programs that are aired in week days (Monday to Thursday)

Time Slot: 7pm-8pm


In the 7pm to 8pm time slot on weekdays, this week Report Card took a lead over Nuqta-e-Nazar. Nuqta-e-Nazar was leading other shows in this time slot earlier.


Time Slot: 8pm-9pm


In the 8pm to 9pm time slot on weekdays, Capital Talk is leading for the fourth consecutive week. This time Dunya is second in line.


Time Slot: 9pm-10pm (News Hour)


In 9 pm -10 pm time slot this week we also made comparison of two main sports channels of Pakistan since there were PSL matches aired in this time duration. The comparison between Geo Super and PTV Sports show that people preferred PTV Sports to watch PSL Live Streaming. The next most watched channel was Geo News for hourly news. This one hour is allotted to news on all channels so this is basically a news hour.


Time Slot: 10pm-11pm


In the 10-11pm time slot, PTV Sports is again leading with a visible gap that clearly shows we as a nation are true lovers and followers of cricket. And PTV Sports is the only channel people preferred to follow PSL. The reason behind is its clear coverage, best audio and video quality.


Time Slot: 11pm-12am


From 11pm to 12 am, PTV Sports is once again on the top that shows how much people loved PSL and followed PTV Sports for its coverage.


Programs that are aired on weekend (Friday, Saturday and Sunday)

 Time Slot: 7pm-8pm

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On weekends from 7-8 pm, Samaa is on lead again this week with its crime shows.


Time Slot: 8pm-9pm

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On weekends, in 8pm – 9pm time slot Tonight with Moeed Pirzada is a sure win.


Time Slot: 9pm-10pm (News Hour)9-10 w

This one hour is allotted to news on all channels. The graph above clearly shows that people have give preference to PSL matches over news. PTV Sports is on a big lead with PSL Live Coverage.


Time Slot: 10pm-11pm

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10pm-11pm time slot on weekends again had PTV Sports on top.


Time Slot: 11pm-12am

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Without a doubt, its PSL once again.