Top Story


Home >> Media - TV >> Article

BARC Ratings: Discovery leads infotainment genre followed by Nat Geo

Font Size   16
BARC Ratings: Discovery leads infotainment genre followed by Nat Geo

Broadcasters Audience Research Council released the much awaited television ratings for the week 16 from April 18th to 24th. The data released in the first phase of BARC is  for  : 1L+ C&S HHs – Empanelled – 12,000, Reporting - 10,760 households (1L+ C&S).

Data shows Discovery leads infotainment genre, followed by National Geographic and Animal Planet.

Top 3 Channels All India (1 Lac + HHs)
WK 16
Discovery Channel 15,115
National Geographic Chaneel 9,027
Animal Planet 7,822

According to data from BARC subscribers All India 4+ Yrs ABCDE data for the week April 18 – 24, 2015, Discovery Channel scored a high rating if 56 TVTs.

National Geographic scored 32 TVTs in second spot.

Animal Planet closely followed with 30 TVTs.

History TV18 brought in ratings of 29 TVTs and came in next.

Nat Geo Wild got ratings of 11 TVTs, while Discovery Science brought in ratings of 6 TVTs.



Rishi Pratim Mukherjee finds his eternal peace at home on a typical weekend by reading his all time favourite books or simply switching off

Prashant Puri, Co-Founder and CEO of Adlift, talks about his journey from being the company’s co-founder to an investor and also tells us how automation will soon take the top spot in every marketer's list

Shikha Kapur, CMO- ‎Fox Star Studios, speaks on the evolution of digital marketing in the organisation

Mayank Pareek, President, Passenger Vehicle Business Unit, Tata Motors, on their three-year association with IPL where they will promote their new model Tata Nexon

According to media reports, the new logo will not be very different from the existing one and the changes may not be very visible

Visual highlights from the seventh edition of IMPACT’s 50 Most Influential Women event held in Mumbai on Thursday 22nd March.

The FIR was filed by the police after BARC India’s vigilance team found out that the details of the households where BARC India’s BAR-O-Meters are installed were compromised