The BBC iPlayer stats for August 2014 have been released, and the performance pack from the BBC includes the stats for the Series 8 opener, Deep Breath.
Despite only being on the service for eight days, Deep Breath topped iPlayer for August, racking up an impressive total of 2.06 million hits. It held off competition from the BBC’s ultra-popular The Great British Bake-Off, some episodes of which had been on the service for over three weeks of August. You can see the top five episodes of TV for August 2014 on iPlayer below:
- Doctor Who: Deep Breath – 2,059,000
- The Great British Bake Off Episode 1 – 2,002,000
- The Great British Bake Off Episode 2 – 1,699,000
- The Great British Bake Off Episode 3 – 1,403,000
- The Great British Bake Off Episode 4 – 1,316,000