BARC week 39: SET holds first position in urban market

Kaun Banega Crorepati has garnered 7859 weekly impressions (000s),

MUMBAI: In week 39 of BARC India ratings, Sony Entertainment Television (SET) continued to hold its leading position in the urban market for the second consecutive week. Even on the pay platform, the channel continued to be in the second position. SET's Kaun Banega Crorepati has garnered 7859 weekly impressions (000s), making it gain the third position in the top five programme's list of BARC India ratings in the urban market. Another change observed in the urban market was that Colors has also moved one step up at the fourth position in the urban market.


Rank Channel Name Weekly Impressions (000s) sum
    Week 39
1 Sony Entertainment Television 486553
2 STAR Plus 465642
3 SONY SAB 414144
4 Colors 364229
5 Zee TV 360592
6 Dangal 259367
7 STAR Bharat 189023
8 &TV 116443
9 Big Magic 86870
10 STAR Utsav 77991
HSM (Urban) : NCCS All : 2+ Individuals, 

On the pay platform, the pecking order of the channels was Star Plus, SET, Zee TV, Sony SAB, Colors, Star Bharat, Dangal, &TV, Sony Pal and Star Utsav at first, second, third, fourth, fifth, sixth, seventh, eighth, ninth and tenth position respectively. This week &TV jumped from tenth to eighth position.

Pay Platform

Rank Channel Name Weekly Impressions (000s) sum
    Week 39
1 STAR Plus 716540
2 Sony Entertainment Television 679190
3 Zee TV 650130
4 SONY SAB 607708
5 Colors 542997
6 STAR Bharat 306462
7 Dangal 247565
8 &TV 156524
9 Sony Pal 154010
10 STAR Utsav 142400
HSM (U+R) : NCCS All : 2+ Individuals, 

Dangal, Big Magic, DD National, DD Bharati, DD Arunprabha, DD Uttar Pradesh, DD Rajasthan and DD Madhya Pradesh were seen at first, second, third, fourth, fifth, sixth, seventh and eighth positions respectively on the free platform.

Free Platform

Rank Channel Name Weekly Impressions (000s) sum
    Week 39
1 Dangal 805119
2 Big Magic 365752
3 DD National 55466
4 DD Bharati 4416
5 DD Arunprabha 3022
6 DD Uttar Pradesh 2463
7 DD Rajasthan 1498
8 DD Madhya Pradesh 1288
HSM (U+R) : NCCS All : 2+ Individuals,

In the rural market, SET and Sony SAB have exchanged their positions at fifth and sixth. Rest of the channels continued to hold their respective positions in week 39 of BARC India ratings


Rank Channel Name Weekly Impressions (000s) sum
    Week 39
1 Dangal 793317
2 Big Magic 337879
3 Zee TV 290468
4 STAR Plus 252576
5 SONY SAB 196421
6 Sony Entertainment Television 195479
7 Colors 180333
8 STAR Bharat 118359
9 Sony Pal 76723
10 STAR Utsav 65250
HSM (Rural) : NCCS All : 2+ Individuals, 

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