Sunday, 29 May 2011
Doctor Who 606 The Almost People Overnight Ratings
5.0 million viewers watched episode six of Doctor Who: The Almost People, according to unofficial overnight figures, it attracted 24.4% of the overnight audience.
Although the rating is the lowest overnight figure of the series so far, it was still the second most-watched programme of the day, a million viewers ahead of third placed Casualty. The most-watched programme was UEFA Champions League Final: Barcelona v Manchester United on ITV1 with 7.9 million watching.
Doctor Who rated higher than the Football during the period they were on together, although the overnight share was down on previous weeks. Ratings across the day are down, with many families away from home at the start the half term holiday. Final figures, including those who record the programme and watch it later, will be available next Sunday.
Doctor Who currently stands as the 27th most watched programme of the week.