The rating for this week’s WWE SmackDown broadcast is in and the show continues to do well for the USA Network. Thursday night’s WWE SmackDown broadcast set a new fourteen-month ratings high as it drew a 0.87 18 – 45 demo rating, with 2.720 million viewers. That is up 6% and down 1% from last week’s 0.82 rating and 2.757 million viewers. Also, the demo rating was the highest since the November 21st, 2014 episode had a 0.88.
WWE SmackDown scored the #2 rating among cable originals for the night, trailing only the Republican Presidential Debate on FOX News which pulled in a 2.27 demo rating and a huge 12.467 million viewers.