BARC week 8: Sony Sab leads in urban market

Colors slipped to third position in urban market

MUMBAI: In week 8 of BARC India ratings, Colors that was leading in the urban and pay platforms slipped down to third and fourth positions respectively. This week Star Plus regained its leading position on pay platform and Sony SAB in urban market.

In urban market, the top ten channels were Sony SAB, Star Plus, Colors, Sony Entertainment Television, Zee TV, Dangal, Star Bharat, &TV, Star Utsav, and Big Magic in week 8 of BARC India ratings.


Rank Channel Name Weekly Impressions (000s) sum
    Week 8
1 SONY SAB 479952
2 STAR Plus 466804
3 Colors 407817
4 Sony Entertainment Television 363403
5 Zee TV 327426
6 Dangal 296147
7 STAR Bharat 196746
8 &TV 127541
9 STAR Utsav 113853
10 Big Magic 95208
HSM (Urban) : NCCS All : 2+ Individuals, 

On pay platform Star Plus, Sony SAB, Zee TV, Colors, Sony Entertainment Television, Zee TV, Star Bharat, Dangal, Star Utsav, &TV and Colors Rishtey led the pack.

Pay Platform

Rank Channel Name Weekly Impressions (000s) sum
    Week 8
1 STAR Plus 692205
2 SONY SAB 671305
3 Zee TV 572970
4 Colors 572956
5 Sony Entertainment Television 490563
6 STAR Bharat 297826
7 Dangal 240479
8 STAR Utsav 191742
9 &TV 165932
10 Colors Rishtey 129538
HSM (U+R) : NCCS All : 2+ Individuals, 

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


Rank Channel Name Weekly Impressions (000s) sum
    Week 8
1 Dangal 916740
2 Big Magic 338235
3 Zee TV 247014
4 STAR Plus 226806
5 SONY SAB 193800
6 Colors 165968
7 Sony Entertainment Television 129053
8 STAR Bharat 101702
9 STAR Utsav 78790
10 Colors Rishtey 65528
HSM (Rural) : NCCS All : 2+ Individuals, 

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

Rank Channel Name Weekly Impressions (000s) sum
    Week 8
1 Dangal 972407
2 Big Magic 373555
3 Manoranjan Grand 20014
4 DD National 18757
5 DD Bharati 2931
6 DD Arunprabha 2393
7 DD Uttar Pradesh 1770
8 DD Rajasthan 1380
9 DD Madhya Pradesh 1140
HSM (U+R) : NCCS All : 2+ Individuals, 

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