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WWE RAW Viewership Down with Drew McIntyre vs. MVP In the Main Event

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Monday’s WWE RAW episode, featuring MVP losing to WWE Champion Drew McIntyre in the non-title main event, drew an average of 1.728 million viewers on the USA Network, according to Showbuzz Daily.

This is down from last week’s 1.735 million viewers on Memorial Day, which was the second-lowest viewership in history, going back to the May 4 episode, which drew 1.686 million viewers.

For this week’s show, the first hour drew 1.810 million viewers (last week’s hour 1 – 1.806 million), the second hour drew 1.803 million viewers (last week’s hour 2 – 1.726 1million) and the final hour drew 1.571 million viewers (last week’s hour 3 – 1.673 million).

This is the second-lowest RAW viewership in show history. For this week’s hourly viewership, the third hour drew the second-lowest audience behind May 4.

News coverage of current events in the country dominated cable last night. RAW was #36 for the night in viewership on cable, behind Tucker Carlson Tonight, Hannity, The Ingraham Angle, Anderson Cooper 360, The Five, Erin Burnett Outfront, Home Town, The Story, Rachel Maddow Show, Cuomo Prime Time at 9pm, Your World, 11th Hour, Bill Hemmer Reports, All In, CNN Tonight at 10pm, Last Word, Daily Briefing, America’s Newsroom at 11am, CNN Newsroom at 3pm, CNN Newsroom at 2pm, CNN Newsroom at 1pm, Situation Room, FOX News at Night at midnight, CNN Tonight at 11pm, Lead with Jake Tapper, FOX News at Night at 11pm, Cuomo Prime Time at midnight, Situation Room, MSNBC Live, Outnumbered, America’s Newsroom at 10am, Outnumbered Overtime, Special Report, 90 Day Fiance: Self Quarantine, 90 Day Fiance: What Now. WWE ranked #15 for the night on the Cable Top 150 with an average 18-49 demographic rating of 0.49. Anderson Cooper 360 topped the night on the Cable Top 150 with a 1.02 rating in the 18.49 demographic, drawing 4.649 million viewers. Tucker Carlson Tonight on FOX News topped the night on cable in viewership with 5.942 million viewers, ranking #5 on the Top 150 with a 0.80 rating in the key demo.

Network TV numbers aren’t available as of this writing.

Below is our 2020 RAW Viewership Tracker:

January 6 Episode: 2.385 million viewers with a 0.74 rating in the 18-49 demographic
January 13 Episode: 2.030 million viewers with a 0.61 rating in the 18-49 demographic
January 20 Episode: 2.380 million viewers with a 0.83 rating in the 18-49 demographic
January 27 Episode: 2.402 million viewers with a 0.76 rating in the 18-49 demographic (post-Royal Rumble episode)
February 3 Episode: 2.168 million viewers with a 0.67 rating in the 18-49 demographic
February 10 Episode: 2.337 million viewers with a 0.80 rating in the 18-49 demographic
February 17 Episode: 2.437 million viewers with a 0.79 rating in the 18-49 demographic
February 24 Episode: 2.210 million viewers with a 0.71 rating in the 18-49 demographic
March 2 Episode: 2.256 million viewers with a 0.74 rating in the 18-49 demographic (post-Super ShowDown episode)
March 9 Episode: 2.163 million viewers with a 0.69 rating in the 18-49 demographic (post-Elimination Chamber episode)
March 16 Episode: 2.335 million viewers with a 0.74 rating in the 18-49 demographic (first-ever WWE Performance Center episode)
March 23 Episode: 2.006 million viewers with a 0.61 rating in the 18-49 demographic (second WWE PC episode)
March 30 Episode: 1.924 million viewers with a 0.58 rating in the 18-49 demographic
April 6 Episode: 2.118 million viewers with a 0.70 rating in the 18-49 demographic (post-WrestleMania 36 episode)
April 13 Episode: 1.913 million viewers with a 0.56 rating in the 18-49 demographic (return to live TV)
April 20 Episode: 1.842 million viewers with a 0.56 rating in the 18-49 demographic
April 27 Episode: 1.817 million viewers with a 0.51 rating in the 18-49 demographic
May 4 Episode: 1.686 million viewers with a 0.46 rating in the 18-49 demographic
May 11 Episode: 1.919 million viewers with a 0.57 rating in the 18-49 demographic (post-Money In the Bank episode)
May 18 Episode: 1.757 million viewers with a 0.51 rating in the 18-49 demographic
May 25 Episode: 1.735 million viewers with a 0.51 rating in the 18-49 demographic (Memorial Day episode)
June 1 Episode: 1.728 million viewers with a 0.9 4rating in the 18-49 demographic
June 8 Episode:

2019 Total: 125.746 million viewers over 52 episodes
2019 Average: 2.418 million viewers per episode

2018 Total: 149.628 million viewers over 53 episodes
2018 Average: 2.823 million viewers per episode

2017 Total: 156.971 million viewers over 52 episodes
2017 Average: 3.018 million viewers per episode

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