Doctor Who‘s audience dropped significantly for last night’s episode, dropping below 3 million for the first time in the show’s run, receiving 2.89m viewers, snatching the unwanted record from The Lie of the Land‘s 3.01m, the previous low. Somewhat positively, the episode received a 22% share of the audience as Britain enjoyed a bout of hot weather, putting television viewing down across the board and adding a significant asterisk to the record.
Doctor Who‘s ratings were below other shows on the same evening, Casualty receiving 3.75 million viewers [...]
Doctor Who‘s audience rose significantly for last night’s episode, rising from the 3.01 million viewers that watched The Lie of the Land overnight to 3.58 million for Empress of Mars, the ratings reflect a 20.6 % share of the potential audience compared to last week’s 15.0%.
Doctor Who was under competition from the England vs. Scotland World Cup Qualifier and The Voice Kids on ITV, the football drawing 4.73m viewers on a day where no show topped 5 million.
Doctor Who‘s ratings were not far [...]
Doctor Who‘s audience fell significantly for last night’s episode, falling from the 4.01 million viewers that watched The Pyramid at the End of the World overnight to 3.01 million for The Lie of the Land, the ratings reflect a 15.0% share of the potential audience.
Doctor Who was under heavy competition from the Britain’s Got Talent Final on ITV and the UEFA Champions League Final featuring Real Madrid and Juventus on BT Sport which was aired free-to-view on YouTube. Britain’s Got Talent also saw a slight fall in ratings from the 8.38 million viewers overnight [...]
The final consolidated ratings have been released for Extremis, rising from the 5.27 million viewers that watched Oxygen to 5.53 million viewers.
The episode saw a rise of 1.37 million viewers via catch-up after receiving 4.16 million viewers on initial broadcast. The final rating is the second lowest of the series behind Oxygen. Extremis placed 20th for week in terms of individual episodes with Doctor Who being the 8th most watched individual show.
The average ratings for the series stand at 5.8m, should the trend continue it would be the lowest [...]