Doctor Who: The Magician's Apprentice had an Audience Appreciation or AI score of 84.
The Appreciation Index or AI is a measure of how much the audience enjoyed the programme. The score, out of a hundred, is compiled by a specially selected panel of around 5,000 people who go online and rate and comment on programmes.
The score is on a par with the scores for Series Eight of Doctor Who, which averaged 83.3.
52% of the viewers responding, strongly agreed the programme was Fresh and New .
Doctor Who was 29th for the week on UK Television. However an additional 1.1 million viewers watched the episode on catch up on Sunday.