WWE Raw Ratings: Viewership down against Democratic Convention and NBA Playoffs

WWE Raw Ratings

The Raw Ratings are in for August 17, 2020.

This week’s edition, which took place in the WWE Performance Center, drew an average of 1.643 million viewers on Monday night according to a report by Showbuzzdaily.com.

This is down from last week’s show that averaged 1.722 million viewers.

WWE came in at No. 9, No. 10, and No. 13 for the night on cable in the 18-49 demographics, down from the No. 4, No. 6, and No. 7 position where they placed last week.

The first hour drew the strongest audience (1.730 million viewers).

It should be noted that NBA Playoff games and coverage of the first night of the Democratic National Convention dominated the ratings.

Since the move to the Performance Center due to the COVID-19 pandemic, WWE Raw has averaged 1.812 million viewers.

Hourly Breakdowns and Demographics for WWE Raw

Hour 1: 1.730 (down from 1.811 million viewers last week)

Hour 2: 1.697 (down from 1.754 million viewers last week)

Hour 3: 1.502 (down from 1.601 million viewers last week)

This week’s Raw, featuring Randy Orton attacking Shawn Michaels, averaged a 0.48 rating among adults 18-49. This is up from the 0.47 rating they had last week.