English Business News genre players observe increase in ratings: BARC week 26

MUMBAI: CNBC TV18 dominated the English Business News according to week 26 of Broadcast Audience Research Council (BARC) India ratings. The space also witnesses a significant increase in its viewership.

Aaj Tak replaced India TV taking the number one position in Hindi news genre.

English News

Times Now continued to rule the English news genre with an increase in the ratings with 346 Impressions (‘000s) as compared to 279 Impressions (000s) in week 25. India Today Television took the second position with 128 Impressions (‘000s), while CNN News18 grabbed the third spot with 110 Impressions (‘000s). NDTV 24x7 took the fourth place with 102 Impressions (‘000s) followed by News 9 with a decrease in the ratings from 142 Impressions (000s) bagged the fifth position with 97 Impressions (‘000s).

English Business News

CNBC TV 18 sustained its top position with an increase in the ratings from 126 Impressions (000s) in week 25 to 141 Impressions (‘000s) this week. ET Now took the second spot with 121 Impressions (‘000s) followed by NDTV Profit and NDTV Prime at the third position with 46 Impressions (‘000s) while Bloomberg TV maintained its fourth position with a with 17 Impressions (‘000s) in week 14.

Hindi News

Aaj Tak toppled India TV dominating the genre with 61785 Impressions (000s). India TV took the second berth with 61535 Impressions (000s) followed by India News with a decline in the ratings from 44749 Impressions (000s) to 44040  Impressions (000s) this week. ABP news settled down at number four with 43609 Impressions (000s) while News Nation took the fifth spot with 38354 Impressions (000s).  

Hindi Business news

CNBC Awaz ranked number one with increase in ratings from 695 Impressions (000s) to 881 Impressions (000s), followed by Zee Business with a decline in ratings at the second position with 485 Impressions (000s) as compared to 507 Impressions (000s)


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