Last week’s AEW Dynamite was able to draw a total of 1.020 million viewers, while Wednesday’s episode of AEW Dynamite was able to draw a total of 1.035 million viewers, reports Showbuzz Daily and Brandon Thurston of Wrestlenomics.
This total is up 1.47% from last week’s AEW Dynamite, which drew a 0.38 rating in the 18-49 key demo. Last Wednesday night’s rating of 0.38 is up 8.57% from last week’s 0.35 rating in the key 18-49 demo. This past Wednesday’s rating of 0.38 in the 18-49 key demo represents a total of 496,000 viewers that watched this past Wednesday’s episode of AEW Dynamite from that demo. This is up 8.53% from this past week’s 457,000 total viewers in the 18-49 key demo.
Last Wednesday’s live post-All Out AEW Dynamite episode inside the NOW Arena in the KeyBank Center in Buffalo, New York featured AEW President and CEO Tony Khan addressing the status of the AEW World and AEW World Trios Championships, MJF addressing the fans, Best Friends (Chuck Taylor and Trent Beretta) and Orange Cassidy facing Death Triangle’s AEW All-Atlantic Champion PAC, Penta El Zero Miedo and Rey Fenix for the vacant AEW World Trios Titles, Chris Jericho addressing the AEW Galaxy, the Interim AEW Women’s World Champion Toni Storm facing Penelope Ford in an AEW World Women’s Title Eliminator Match and Wheeler Yuta defending the ROH Pure Title against Daniel Garcia, which was the main event.
The viewership number of last Wednesday night’s AEW Dynamite episode, which drew the fifth-best total audience of the year so far and the sixth-best key demo rating of the year so far and which show also drew the best key demo rating since the post-Double Or Nothing episode on June 1st, which drew a 0.40 rating, was down 21.53% from the same week last year, while the key 18-49 demo rating was down 26.92% from the same week last year.
Last Wednesday’s AEW Dynamite ranked #2 for the night on the Cable Top 150, with a 0.38 rating in the 18-49 key demo, which is even from last week’s #2 ranking. This past Wednesday’s AEW Dynamite episode ranked #32 in viewership for the night on cable, which is up from last week’s #33 ranking.
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AEW Dynamite on TBS (8-10pm):— Brandon Thurston (@BrandonThurston) September 8, 2022
P18-49 rating: 0.38
#2 cable original in P18-49
? https://t.co/1SscdBCpr8 pic.twitter.com/byfmt8Y2bL
Highest P18-49 since June 1, which was the Dynamite after Double or Nothing with the much-talked-about MJF promo.— Brandon Thurston (@BrandonThurston) September 8, 2022
Total viewership slightly higher than last week. P18-49 up 8% versus last week.
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Quarter-hours, Sep 2 to Sep 7, 2022: Smackdown, Rampage, Raw, NXT, Dynamite https://t.co/HxjdtKF581— Wrestlenomics (@wrestlenomics) September 8, 2022
Quarter-hours for last night's AEW Dynamite on TBS— Brandon Thurston (@BrandonThurston) September 9, 2022
? Raw, Smackdown, NXT, and Rampage for the last 7 days: https://t.co/kUw7iJ8KAL pic.twitter.com/mOk0gokLPj