Last week’s AEW Rampage was able to draw a total of 398,000 viewers, while this past Friday’s episode of AEW Rampage was able to draw a total of 425,000 viewers, reports Brandon Thurston of Wrestlenomics and Showbuzz Daily.
This total is up 6.78% from last week’s episode of AEW Rampage, which drew a 0.14 rating in the 18-49 key demo. This past Friday night’s 0.14 rating is up 7.69% from last week’s episode of Rampage, which drew a 0.13 rating in the key 18-49 demographic. This past Friday’s 0.14 rating in the key 18-49 demo represents around 182,000 total viewers that watched AEW Rampage last Friday night, which is up 9.64% from last week’s 166,000 total viewers in the 18-49 key demo, with a 0.13 rating.
Last Friday’s taped episode of AEW Rampage from inside the H-E-B Center in Cedar Park, Texas featured Dustin Rhodes taking on Lance Archer in Singles action, reDRagon (Kyle O’Reilly and Bobby Fish) going up against Dark Order (Alan “5” Angels and Preston “10” Vance) in Tag Team action, Nyla Rose battling Madi Wrenkowski in Women’s Division Singles action, QT Marshall presenting Hook with a Certificate of Accomplishment and FTW Champion “Absolute” Ricky Starks defending his FTW Championship against Swerve Strickland, which was the main event.
This past Friday night’s episode of AEW Rampage ranked #32 for the night on the Cable Top 150, with a 0.14 rating in the 18-49 key demo, which is up from last week’s #57 ranking. This past Friday night’s AEW Rampage episode ranked #78 in viewership for the night on cable, which is up from last week’s #95 ranking.
Last Friday night’s AEW Rampage drew the lowest audience, lowest key demo audience and the lowest key demo rating in the history of the show for a normal timeslot of 10PM ET. The NCAA’s game between Iowa State and Miami on TBS topped the night on the Cable Top 150 with a 0.71 rating in the 18-49 key demo and drew 2.552 million viewers.
You can check out the tweets below:
WWE Smackdown, Friday on Fox, 8-10pm:— Brandon Thurston (@BrandonThurston) March 28, 2022
P18-49: 0.49 (638,000)
AEW Rampage on TNT, 10-11pm:
P18-49: 0.14 (182,000)
? More demos & analysis: https://t.co/1SscdBCpr8 pic.twitter.com/l32ZslHJVM
This is the lowest total and P18-49 audience for Rampage in the 8-month history of the show.— Brandon Thurston (@BrandonThurston) March 28, 2022
Normal total viewership for Smackdown. P18-49 down 15% from last week.
This was the lowest rating for Rampage in its normal time slot, I should clarify. The prior week with the preempted 11:48pm start was lower (398k, 0.13 P18-49 rating).— Brandon Thurston (@BrandonThurston) March 28, 2022
? Full report: https://t.co/fZhFNz8XoS pic.twitter.com/Ny98nGOvz5
Rampaged ranked #32 among cable originals, #40 including broadcast. Smackdown ranked #8 behind college basketball and Shark Tank on ABC.— Brandon Thurston (@BrandonThurston) March 28, 2022