This week’s RAW episode saw a minor ratings increase from last week.
RAW averaged 1.736 million viewers this past Monday night, according to Showbuzz Daily. The audience was up 5% from last week, however last week’s episode faced competition from the NBA playoffs. It was the best audience for the show since the April 11th episode, which was the last time it did not face competition from the NBA playoffs.
RAW was easily the #1 show on cable in the 18-49 demographic with a 0.45 rating. The rating was up 2.3% from last week. It was the best demo rating for RAW since the April 18th episode, which was opposed by the NBA playoffs.
Year over year, RAW was down 4.8% in total viewers, while the 18-49 demo rating was down 6.3%. Last year’s episode also did not face any significant sports competition.
Here is a list of total viewership and the key demo rating that Raw has done over the last 4 episodes:
4/22/22: 1,613,000 viewers – 0.44 key demo rating
5/2/22: 1,581,000 viewers – 0.38 key demo rating – WrestleMania Backlash go-home show
5/9/22: 1,652,000 viewers – 0.44 key demo rating – WrestleMania Backlash fallout
5/16/22: 1,736,000 viewers – 0.45 key demo ratingmo rating