Raw Audience Declines But Shows Positive Trend

This week's episode of Monday Night Raw did an average viewing audience of 4,119,000 viewers on the USA Network. Below is how the show broke down by hour:

Hour one - 3,893,000 viewers
Hour two - 4,217,000 viewers
Hour three - 4,247,000 viewers

While the show's audience was down from the week prior, there is a positive trend to note. The show actually gained viewers as it aired, a trend that has become unusual; especially when evaluating hour two to hour three.

TV by the Numbers has more data available at this link.

WWE Raw Viewership Archive

  • Avalanchian

    Probably went up because the hockey game started to become a blowout over time.

    • vince mcmahon rules

      exactly. the hockey game became a 3 to 0 affair and the ny rangers fans realized that their precious team was going down because the kings are the better hockey team.

      • Tom Mayer

        Oh please the kings are so dull cm punk probably switched over to watch raw

  • supercilious1

    Ratings went up even after the announcement of Bryan being stripped of the title and the fact that they mentioned he wouldn’t be on RAW.

    • Bob’s Diner

      Or because HHH had already announced he and his wife were opening Raw with one of their oh-so exciting promos about how great they are…