WWE RAW viewership up this week, major demo rating even with last week

WWE RAW viewership up this week, major demo rating even with last week

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Monday’s live WWE RAW attracted an average of 1.674 million viewers on the USA Network, according to Nielsen via Showbuzz Daily.

This is 5.02% more than last week’s 1.594 million viewers.

For this week’s show, the first hour attracted 1.728 million viewers (last week’s hour 1 – 1.709 million), the second hour attracted 1.751 million viewers (last week’s hour 2 – 1.623 million) and the last hour attracted 1.543 million viewers ( hours from last week 3 – 1.449 million).

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Monday’s RAW was rated 0.45 in the main 18-49 demographic. This is even with last week’s 0.45 key demo rating. That 0.45 key demo rating represents 587,000 18-49 viewers, which is 0.69% higher than the 583,000 18-49 viewers that represented the 0.45 key demo rating last week, according to wrestling.

RAW ranked #5 for the night on the Cable Top 150 with the 0.45 rating in the main 18-49 demographic. This is even with last week’s #5 ranking. The NFL Monday Night Football game between Dallas and New York on ESPN at 8:12 p.m. topped the evening on the Cable Top 150 with a 2.72 key demo score. The game also topped the night on cable in viewers with 7.737 million.

RAW was number 17 for the night in viewers on cable this week, behind the Dallas vs. New York NFL game on ESPN, Monday Night Kickoff on ESPN, The Five, Monday Night Post game on ESPN, Tucker Carlson Tonight, Jesse Watters Primetime, Hannity, Special Report with Brett Baier, Rachel Maddow Show, The Ingraham Angle, Gutfeld !, Outnumbered, America’s Newsroom at 10am, Last Word, The Faulkner Focus and America’s Newsroom at 9am. This is an increase from last week’s #19 ranking for the night in cable viewership.

Monday’s RAW drew the twelfth lowest audience of the year so far and tied with three other episodes for the tenth lowest demo score of the year to date. RAW had a major sports league this week from Week 3 of NFL Monday Night Football as the game Dallas vs. New York drew approximately 17 million viewers on ESPN and ESPN2, including its related shows, while the same game drew more than 16 million viewers on network TV, including its related coverage on ABC. This week’s RAW viewership was 5.02% higher than last week’s episode, while this week’s main demo score was the same as last week’s.

Monday’s RAW viewership dropped 2.04% from the same week in 2021, while the 18-49 key demo score dropped 6.24% from the same week in 2021. The 2021 episode was the edition after the Extreme Rules.

Monday Night Kickoff on ABC drew an average of 6.281 million viewers on TV broadcasts at 8 p.m., while the Monday Night Football game between Dallas and New York drew 10,175 million viewers at 8:15 p.m., The Neighborhood drew 4.991 million viewers on CBS, The Voice drew 6.111 million viewers on NBC, 911 drew 4.556 million viewers on FOX, CW’s Mysteries Decoded drew 329,000 viewers, Telemundo’s Top Chef VIP drew 1,260 million viewers, and Univision’s La Herencia drew 1,352 million viewers, all in the 8 p.m. TV broadcast. The NFL game on ABC drew the best demo rating of the evening with a 2.27 and the highest viewership of the evening with 10.175 million.

Monday’s RAW was broadcast live from Rogers Place in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, and had announced the following lineup in advance: AJ Styles vs. Sami Zayn. Kevin Owens and Johnny Gargano vs. Alpha Academy, Rey Mysterio vs. Seth Rollins, RAW Women’s Champion Bianca Belair vs. WWE Women’s Tag Team Champion IYO SKY in a non-title match, plus Matt Riddle vs. Damian Priest, which was the main event.

Below is our 2022 RAW Viewership Tracker, along with the WWE Top 10 Video for Monday’s show:

January 3 Episode: 1.716 million viewers rated 0.45 in the 18-49 demographic (episode after day 1)
Episode 10 January: 1.633 million viewers with a rating of 0.39 in the demographic category 18-49
Episode 17 January: 1.613 million viewers rated 0.43 in the 18-49 demographic
Episode 24 January: 1.766 million viewers rated 0.46 in the 18-49 . demographic
January 31 Episode: 1.865 million viewers rated 0.47 in the 18-49 demographic (Post-Royal Rumble episode)
February 7 Episode: 1.387 million viewers rated 0.36 in the 18-49 demographic (Syfy episode)
February 14 Episode: 1.602 million viewers rated 0.44 in the 18-49 demographic (Syfy episode)
February 21 Episode: 1.825 million viewers with a score of 0.51 in the 18-49 demographic (Episode of the room after the elimination)
February 28 Episode: 1.753 million viewers rated 0.47 in the 18-49 demographic
Episode 7 March: 1.775 million viewers rated 0.45 in the 18-49 demographic
March 14 Episode: 1,700 million viewers rated 0.48 in the 18-49 . demographic
March 21 Episode: 1.770 million viewers rated 0.50 in the 18-49 demographic
March 28 Episode: 1.979 million viewers rated 0.55 in the 18-49 demographic (WrestleMania RAW episode)
April 4 Episode: 2.101 million viewers rated 0.63 in the 18-49 demographic (Post-WrestleMania 38 episode)
April 11 Episode: 1.803 million viewers rated 0.54 in the 18-49 . demographic
April 18 Episode: 1.648 million viewers rated 0.47 in the 18-49 demographic
Episode 25 April: 1.614 million viewers rated 0.44 in the 18-49 demographic (Randy Orton 20th Anniversary episode)
May 2 episode: 1.581 million viewers with a rating of 0.38 in the 18-49 demographic
May 9 Episode: 1.652 million viewers rated 0.44 in the 18-49 demographic (Post-WrestleMania Backlash episode)
May 16 Episode: 1.737 million viewers rated 0.45 in the 18-49 demographic
May 23 Episode: 1.732 million viewers rated 0.41 in the 18-49 . demographic
May 30 Episode: 1.497 million viewers with a rating of 0.42 in the demographic category 18-49
June 6 Episode: 1,872 million viewers rated 0.52 in the 18-49 demographic (Post-Hell In a Cell episode)
June 13 Episode: 1.695 million viewers rated 0.43 in the 18-49 demographic
Episode 20 June: 1.986 million viewers rated 0.54 in the 18-49 . demographic
June 27 Episode: 1.951 million viewers with a rating of 0.54 in the 18-49 demographic (John Cena 20th Anniversary episode)
July 4th Episode: 1.563 million viewers rated 0.37 in the 18-49 demographic (post-MITB Independence Day episode)
July 11 Episode: 1.735 million viewers rated 0.44 in the 18-49 demographic
July 18 Episode: 1.765 million viewers rated 0.46 in the 18-49 demographic
July 25 Episode: 1.901 million viewers rated 0.50 in the 18-49 demographic (Rey Mysterio 20th Anniversary MSG episode)
Episode 1 August: 2.230 million viewers rated 0.61 in the 18-49 demographic (Post-SummerSlam episode)
August 8 Episode: 1.956 million viewers rated 0.54 in the 18-49 . demographic
August 15 Episode: 1.978 million viewers rated 0.53 in the 18-49 . demographic
Episode 22 August: 2005 million viewers with a rating of 0.55 in the demographic category 18-49
August 29 Episode: 2.107 million viewers with a rating of 0.59 in the demographic category 18-49
September 5 Episode: 2.054 million viewers with a rating of 0.58 in the 18-49 demographic (Post-Clash at The Castle episode)
September 12 Episode: 1.710 million viewers rated 0.44 in the 18-49 . demographic
September 19 Episode: 1.594 million viewers rated 0.45 in the 18-49 demographic
September 26 Episode: 1.674 million viewers rated 0.45 in the 18-49 demographic
October 3 Episode:

Viewer average 2021: 1.756 million viewers per episode
2021 18-49 Key demographic rating Average: 0.50 per episode

Viewer average 2020: 1,880 million viewers per episode

Viewer average 2019: 2.418 million viewers per episode

Average number of viewers 2018: 2.823 million viewers per episode

Average number of viewers 2017: 3.018 million viewers per episode

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