BARC week 7: Sony SAB grabs 2nd position in urban market and pay platform

Star Plus slipped down to third position

MUMBAI: In week 7 of BARC India ratings, Sony SAB jumped to second position in the urban market and on the pay platform. Last week, the channel had slipped down to fourth position on pay platform but this week it has grabbed second position with 488383 weekly impressions (000s). In the urban market it attracted 687312 weekly impressions (000s). Star Plus slipped down to third position on pay platform and urban market whereas Colors led the pay platform and urban market. 

The top ten channels on pay platform were Colors, Sony SAB, Star Plus, Zee TV, Sony Entertainment Television, Star Bharat, Dangal, Star Utsav, &TV and Colors Rishtey in week 6 of BARC India ratings.  

Pay Platform

Rank Channel Name Weekly Impressions (000s) sum
    Week 7
1 Colors 697606
2 SONY SAB 687312
3 STAR Plus 629966
4 Zee TV 621605
5 Sony Entertainment Television 462691
6 STAR Bharat 317619
7 Dangal 229420
8 STAR Utsav 188214
9 &TV 159291
10 Colors Rishtey 138980
HSM (U+R) : NCCS All : 2+ Individuals, 

In urban market, Colors, Sony SAB, Star Plus, Zee TV, Sony Entertainment Television, Dangal, Star Bharat, &TV, Star Utsav, and Big Magic were the top ten channels. 


Rank Channel Name Weekly Impressions (000s) sum
    Week 7
1 Colors 497713
2 SONY SAB 488383
3 STAR Plus 426724
4 Zee TV 350203
5 Sony Entertainment Television 341629
6 Dangal 283554
7 STAR Bharat 205705
8 &TV 121473
9 STAR Utsav 116703
10 Big Magic 105708
HSM (Urban) : NCCS All : 2+ Individuals, 

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

Rural market

Rank Channel Name Weekly Impressions (000s) sum
    Week 7
1 Dangal 934861
2 Big Magic 359592
3 Zee TV 273098
4 STAR Plus 204505
5 Colors 200883
6 SONY SAB 200777
7 Sony Entertainment Television 122313
8 STAR Bharat 112374
9 STAR Utsav 72758
10 Colors Rishtey 65487
HSM (Rural) : NCCS All : 2+ Individuals, 

On free platform Dangal, Big Magic, Manoranjan Grand, DD National, DD Bharati, DD Arunprabha, DD Uttar Pradesh, DD Madhya Pradesh and DD Rajasthan were the top nine channels in BARC ratings of week seven.

Free Platform 

Rank Channel Name Weekly Impressions (000s) sum
    Week 7
1 Dangal 988995
2 Big Magic 395802
3 Manoranjan Grand 22272
4 DD National 21269
5 DD Bharati 3028
6 DD Arunprabha 2006
7 DD Uttar Pradesh 1820
8 DD Madhya Pradesh 1257
9 DD Rajasthan 1015
HSM (U+R) : NCCS All : 2+ Individuals, 

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