The rating numbers for this week’s WWE SmackDown! Live broadcast are in.
WWE SmackDown! Live drew its lowest numbers in nearly five months. Tuesday night’s broadcast did a 0.66 cable rating in the 18 – 49 demographic, with 1.948 million viewers. Those numbers are down a big 19% and 14% from last week’s 0.81 demographic rating, with 2.264 million viewers. The numbers mark the worst ratings the show has seen since the July 3rd episode drew a 0.54 demographic rating. The viewership numbers were the lowest since the November 8th, 2016 broadcast.
WWE SmackDown! Live ranked #3 among cable originals for the night. The show trailed The History Channel’s “Curse of Oak Island” (0.74 demographic rating, with 3.302 million viewers) and Bravo’s “Below Deck” (0.69 demographic rating, with 1.814 million viewers).