BARC week 50: Colors grabs second position in urban market

Zee TV slips down to fourth position on pay platform

MUMBAI: In week 50 of BARC India ratings, Colors has grabbed second position in the urban market with 442037 weekly impressions (000s). The channel has also moved to third position on pay platform. Sony SAB has also retained its second on pay platform. Last week Zee TV was seen at second position. This week on pay platform, Zee TV has slipped down to fourth position.

In urban space Star Plus, Colors, Sony SAB, Sony Entertainment Television, Zee TV, Dangal, Star Bharat, Star Utsav, &TV and Big Magic were seen at first, second, third, fourth, fifth, sixth, seventh, eighth, ninth and tenth positions respectively


Rank Channel Name Weekly Impressions (000s) sum
    Week 50
1 STAR Plus 442037
2 Colors 404065
3 SONY SAB 397708
4 Sony Entertainment Television 316602
5 Zee TV 312647
6 Dangal 252380
7 STAR Bharat 204932
8 STAR Utsav 122790
9 &TV 107002
10 Big Magic 86542
HSM (Urban) : NCCS All : 2+ Individuals

On pay platform Star Plus, Sony SAB, Colors,  Zee TV, Sony Entertainment Television, Star Bharat, Dangal, Star Utsav, Colors Rishtey and &TV were the top ten channels in week 50 of BARC India ratings.

Pay Platform

Rank Channel Name Weekly Impressions (000s) sum
    Week 50
1 STAR Plus 633945
2 SONY SAB 572559
3 Colors 559800
4 Zee TV 537181
5 Sony Entertainment Television 422660
6 STAR Bharat 289152
7 Dangal 237274
8 STAR Utsav 211838
9 Colors Rishtey 162177
10 &TV 136706
HSM (U+R) : NCCS All : 2+ Individuals,

Dangal, Big Magic, Zee TV, Star Plus, Sony SAB, Colors, Sony Entertainment Television, Star Ustav, Star Bharat and Colors Rishtey were the top ten Hindi GEC channels in rural market.   


Rank Channel Name Weekly Impressions (000s) sum
    Week 50
1 Dangal 902591
2 Big Magic 321053
3 Zee TV 225989
4 STAR Plus 194592
5 SONY SAB 177738
6 Colors 158256
7 Sony Entertainment Television 107095
8 STAR Utsav 91174
9 STAR Bharat 85029
10 Colors Rishtey 81546
HSM (Rural) : NCCS All : 2+ Individuals

Dangal, Big Magic, Manoranjan Grand, DD National, DD Bharati, DD Arunprabha, DD Uttar Pradesh, DD Madhya Pradesh and DD Rajasthan were the top nine hindi GEC channels on free platform.

Free Platform

Rank Channel Name Weekly Impressions (000s) sum
    Week 50
1 Dangal 917697
2 Big Magic 344373
3 Manoranjan Grand 22829
4 DD National 13216
5 DD Bharati 2432
6 DD Arunprabha 2130
7 DD Uttar Pradesh 1713
8 DD Madhya Pradesh 1600
9 DD Rajasthan 1111
HSM (U+R) : NCCS All : 2+ Individuals

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