Last week’s episode of AEW Dynamite was able to draw a total of 869,000 viewers, while last Wednesday night’s episode of AEW Dynamite was able to draw a total of 1.010 million viewers, Showbuzz Daily and Brandon Thurston of Wrestlenomics reports.
This total is up 16.23% from last week’s AEW Dynamite episode, which drew a rating of 0.40 in the key 18-49 demo. Last Wednesday night’s 0.40 rating is up 29.03% from last week’s 0.31 rating in the 18-49 key demo. Last Wednesday night’s rating of 0.40 in the 18-49 key demo represents around 517,000 total viewers that watched last Wednesday night’s episode of AEW Dynamite from that demo. This is up 27.34% from last week’s 406,000 total viewers in the 18-49 key demo.
Last Wednesday night’s live episode of AEW Dynamite from inside the Webster Bank Arena in Bridgeport, Connecticut featured a Tag Team Battle Royal to determine the first of 2 opponents for Jungle Boy and Luchasaurus, FTW Champion “Absolute” Ricky Starks taking on Dark Order’s Preston “10” Vance in a Face Of The Revolution Qualifying Match, Chris Jericho and Eddie Kingston in a face-to-face confrontation, Malakai Black and Brody King battling PAC and Penta Oscuro in a Tag Team Match, AEW TBS Champion Jade Cargill defending her title against The Bunny and Bryan Danielson battling Daniel Garcia in a one-on-one match, which was the main event.
The viewership number of this past Wednesday’s episode of AEW Dynamite, which tied with the January 5 TBS premiere episode of the show for the fourth-best audience of the year so far and which was almost in the middle for total viewers and key demo compared to the other episodes on TBS, was up 21.5% from the same week in 2021, which went head-to-head against WWE’s NXT, while the key 18-49 demo rating was up 14.3% from the same week in 2021.
Last Wednesday’s AEW Dynamite ranked #3 for the night on the Cable Top 150, with a 0.40 rating in the 18-49 key demo, which is even from last week’s #3 ranking. This past Wednesday’s AEW Dynamite episode ranked #41 in viewership for the night on cable, which is down from last week’s #39 ranking.
You can check out the tweets below:
AEW Dynamite last night on TBS:— Brandon Thurston (@BrandonThurston) February 24, 2022
P18-49: 0.40 (517,000)
Up 16% total and up 27% in the demo from last week's low rating.
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Showbuzz hasn't updated for Wednesday yet.— Brandon Thurston (@BrandonThurston) February 24, 2022
I'm told Dynamite ranked #3 among cable originals.
We have P2+ and P18-49 quarter-hours available here now. Q1 (tag battle royal) as usual was the peak for total viewership. Q6 (Jericho-Kingston) peaked P18-49. https://t.co/9dPNBNXMip
Quarter-hours for AEW Dynamite on TBS last night.— Brandon Thurston (@BrandonThurston) February 24, 2022
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Sequential growth/loss from quarter-to-quarter. 18-49 grew 7% for Q3, the MJF live promo.— Brandon Thurston (@BrandonThurston) February 24, 2022
If you find this data interesting, subs have exclusive access to breakdowns by P2+, P18-49, F18-49, M18-49, F18-34, M18-34, F35-49, M35-49.
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