Call the Midwife - 'Episode 1'
Australian iTunes Chart Performance

"Episode 1": Chart Statistics

  • Release date: 15 Jan 2012
  • Chart debut: #90 (03 Sep 2012)
  • Highest Position: #6 (20 Mar 2018)
  • Most recent chart position: #87 (08 Jan 2023)
  • Days on Australian TV Chart: 277

'Episode 1' has charted in the following countries:
United Kingdom, United States, Germany, France, Canada and Australia.

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Detailed Chart Progress for "Episode 1" (Call the Midwife)

Australian TV chart performance history for Episode 1

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2012 Sep 3 Mon 90 new True Blood
Save Yourself
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6 Thu 46 up Puberty Blues
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Episode Four
10 Mon 23 no-move Breaking Bad
Say My Name
11 Tue 28 down Underbelly: Badness
Troubleshooting
12 Wed 32 down Puberty Blues
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13 Thu 28 up Keeping Up With the Kardashians
Parent Trapped
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Troubleshooting
17 Mon 13 up Breaking Bad
Gliding Over All
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Road to Nowhere
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Pilot
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Bang, Bang, Kill, Kill
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Chained Heat
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Strike Force Tuno
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Going, Going, Gone
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The Date Night Variable
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More to the Story
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A Day's Work
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Chapter 24
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Australia
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Episode 9
9 Fri 72 down Call the Midwife
Episode 1
10 Sat 72 no-move
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Chapter 26
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Episode 1
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Home
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Forget
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Not Tomorrow Yet
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Inevitable
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The Proof Hurts
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Gintars
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I Don't Like the Sound of Your Voice
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Eat, Drink, and be Married
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Celebration
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Between Two Fires
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Free Will
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The Company We Keep
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24 Thu 99 re-entry Queen of the South
Fantasmas
25 Fri 70 up The Hills: New Beginnings
I'm Back in La Bitches!
27 Sun 71 re-entry The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills
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2021 Nov 19 Fri 76 no-move The Flash
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Pilot
2 Wed 26 down The Gilded Age
Never The New
3 Thu 45 no-move The Gilded Age
Heads Have Rolled for Less
4 Fri 45 no-move
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Echoes
9 Wed 50 up
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Allegiance
17 Thu 56 no-move
18 Fri 62 no-move Law & Order: SVU (Special Victims Unit)
If I Knew Then What I Know Now
19 Sat 73 down The Gilded Age
Tucked Up In Newport
26 Sat 49 re-entry The Gilded Age
Let the Tournament Begin
28 Mon 57 re-entry This Is Us
The Challenger
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Echoes
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27 Wed 65 re-entry Outlander
Sticks and Stones
2022 Jun 2 Thu 85 no-move This Is Us
Miguel
22 Wed 75 re-entry Call the Midwife
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2022 Aug 6 Sat 97 re-entry Law & Order: SVU (Special Victims Unit)
Did You Believe in Miracles?
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Confess Your Sins to Be Free
15 Mon 97 no-move
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The Heirs of the Dragon
19 Sat 46 re-entry
2023 Jan 3 Tue 60 no-move The White Lotus: Miniseries
Arrivals
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8 Sun 87 no-move

Episode Synopsis: Episode 1

in the spring of 1957 newly qualified midwife jenny lee arrives in the east end of london to begin her career after overcoming the initial shock that her new home nonnatus house is a convent rather than a private hospital...

...quickly becomes immersed in her new life living with nuns and working in a community of colourful characters such as conchita warren and her 25 pregnancies is different from anything jenny has encountered previously through her we experience the sorrows and joys which come with being a midwife

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