The total viewership and demo ratings for the latest instalment of Monday Night Raw have been revealed.
As noted by Brandon Thurston of Wrestlenomics, the May 23rd episode of Monday Night Raw pulled in an average of 1,732,000 viewers. This included a 0.41 rating in the highly-prized 18-49 year-old demographic,
This is a slight decrease on May 16th where the show drew 1,736,000 viewers, with a 0.45 rating in the key demographic.
The May 23rd edition of Monday Night Raw began with Riddle in the ring alone reflecting on RK-Bro’s recent defeat to The Bloodline. In the promo, Riddle explained that his partner Randy Orton had been having hard time with injuries in recent years (explaining his absence) before vowing to get revenge.
This was followed by a match between Riddle and The Street Profits and The Uso and Sami Zayn. In the end The Usos abandoned Zayn and he took an RKO and the pin.
Elsewhere, Rhea Ripley and Damian Priest snuck a win over AJ Styles and Liv Morgan with a helping hand from Edge, Alexa Bliss defeated Nikki A.S.H. and Ezekiel saw off Chad Gable.
In the main event, Becky Lynch pinned Asuka to win her way into the Raw Women’s Championship match at Hell In A Cell.
Monday Night Raw Ratings
|Date||Average Audience||18-49 Demo|
|23/05/2022 Becky Lynch vs. Asuka||1,732,000||0.41|
|16/05/2022 Becky Lynch vs. Asuka||1,736,000||0.45|
|09/05/2022 Cody Rhodes vs. Theory US Title||1,652,000||0.44|
|02/05/2022 The Bloodline/RK-Bro & McIntyre brawl||1,581,000||0.38|
|25/04/2022 Asuka/Musta Ali Return||1,613,000||0.44|
|18/04/2022 Cody Rhodes vs. Kevin Owens||1,647,000||0.47|
|11/04/2022 Cody Rhodes vs. The Miz||1,803,000||0.54|
|28/03/2022 WrestleMania Raw||1,979,000||0.55|
|21/03/2022 Seth Rollins vs. AJ Styles||1,769,000||0.50|
|14/03/2022 Kevin Owens vs. Seth Rollins||1,700,000||0.48|
|7/03/2022 Kevin Owens challenges Steve Austin||1,775,000||0.45|
|28/02/2022 Edge WrestleMania announcement||1,753,000||0.47|
|21/02/2022 RK-Bro vs. Rollins & Owens||1,825,000||0.51|
|14/02/2022 Randy Orton vs. Seth Rollins||1,602,000||0.44|
|07/02/2022 Riddle vs. Seth Rollins||1,387,000||0.36|
|31/01/2022 Royal Rumble Fallout||1,865,000||0.47|
|24/01/2022 Maryse Birthday, Brock-Lashley Weigh-In||1,766,000||0.46|
|17/01/2022 Seth Rollins vs. Bobby Lashley||1,613,000||0.43|
|10/01/22 Belair vs. Doudrop vs. Morgan||1,633,000||0.39|
|03/01/2022 Fatal Four Way||1,717,000||0.45|