Ratings For WWE RAW Season Premiere – This week’s Season Premiere edition of WWE RAW saw its ratings be up. According to Brandon Thurston of WrestleNomics, the episode drew an average of 1.824 million viewers on the USA Network, which is up from the 1.599 million viewers last week.
The 18-49 demo saw the average rating be 0.55, up from the 0.40 rating last week, which was the lowest key demo rating since July 4th.
This was the fallout edition of RAW for Saturday’s Extreme Rules event and had a lot of buzz going into it after Bray Wyatt made his return two nights before. WWE also brought in DX. The show went up against Monday Night Football on ESPN. The game averaged over 15 million viewers and a 6.48 key demo rating.
The 18-49 demos saw hour one had 0.56 then 0.57 in hour two, and 0.53 in hour three. Last week was 0.43 then 0.43 in hour two, and 0.35 in hour three. Here is the hourly viewership breakdown:
- Hour 1 (8 pm): 1.876 million – last week: 1.701
- Hour 2 (9 pm): 1.894 million – last week: 1.683
- Hour 3 (10 pm): 1.703 million – last week: 1.413
Raw ranked #5 in the top 150 shows on cable for the night, which is up from the #7 ranking last week. Here is a list of total viewership and the key demo rating that RAW has done over the last year:
- 9/19/22: 1,593,000 viewers – 0.45 key demo rating – faced two NFL games
- 9/26/22: 1,674,000 viewers – 0.45 key demo rating
- 10/3/22: 1,599,000 viewers – 0.40 key demo rating – Extreme Rules go-home show
- 10/10/22: 1,824,000 viewers – 0.55 key demo rating – Extreme Rules fallout
Ratings For WWE RAW Season Premiere