AEW Rampage viewership/rating for last week

Nov 21, 2022 - by Marc Middleton

Friday’s live Full Gear go-home edition of AEW Rampage drew an average of 445,000 viewers on TNT, according to Nielsen via Showbuzz Daily.

This is down 2.41% from the previous week’s taped episode, which drew 456,000 viewers.

Rampage drew a 0.14 rating in the 18-49 key demographic on Friday. This is up 21.42% from the previous week’s episode, which drew a 0.11 rating in the key demo. Friday’s 0.14 key demo rating represents 180,000 18-49 viewers, which is up 25.87% from the 143,000 18-49 viewers that the previous week’s 0.11 key demo rating represented, according to Wrestlenomics.

Friday’s Rampage ranked #17 for the night on the Cable Top 150 with the 0.14 key demo rating. This is up from the previous week’s #55 ranking.

Friday’s Rampage ranked #77 in viewership for the night on cable. This is up from the previous week’s #81 ranking.

Friday’s Rampage drew the thirteenth-lowest total audience of the year so far for a regular timeslot airing, and the seventh-lowest key demo rating of the year so far for a regular timeslot airing. Sports competition from Friday included two NBA games on ESPN, two College Basketball games on FS1, five College Basketball games on ESPN2, one College Basketball game on ESPNU, one College Football game on FS1, and B1G Women’s Volleyball on Big Ten Network. Friday’s Rampage viewership was down 2.41% from the previous week’s episode, and the key demo rating was up 21.42% from the previous week.

This week’s Rampage viewership was down 19.96% from the same week in 2021. The key demo rating was down 36.36% from the previous year.

The thirty-minute Countdown To AEW Full Gear preview special aired at 11pm on TNT, drawing 234,000 viewers and a 0.06 key demo rating. The special ranked #85 for the night on the Cable Top 150 for the 0.06 key demo rating, and #108 for the night on cable in viewership. The viewership for Friday’s preview special is up 2.18% from the 229,000 viewers that Countdown To AEW All Out drew back in September, and the key demo rating for Friday’s show is up 50% from the 0.04 key demo rating that the September special drew.

The NBA game between the Knicks and the Warriors on ESPN topped the night on the Cable Top 150 with a 0.51 key demo rating, also drawing 1.472 million viewers. The Five on FOX News topped the night on cable in viewership with 3.318 million viewers, also drawing a 0.19 key demo rating for the #8 spot on the Cable Top 150.

Blue Bloods on CBS topped the night on network TV in viewership with an average of 5.818 million viewers, also drawing a 0.42 key demo rating. WWE SmackDown on FOX topped the night on network TV in the 18-49 key demo with a 0.56 rating, also drawing 2.232 million viewers.

Friday’s AEW Rampage aired live from the Prudential Center in Newark, NJ with the following line-up advertised ahead of time – the go-home build for Full Gear, Ricky Starks vs. Lance Archer in a World Title Eliminator match, Athena vs. Madison Rayne, FTW Champion Hook defending against Lee Moriarty, plus Jun Akiyama and Konosuke Takeshita defeated Eddie Kingston and Ortiz, which was the main event.

Below is our 2022 AEW Rampage Viewership Tracker:

January 7 Episode: 588,000 viewers with a 0.24 rating in the 18-49 demographic (Taped episode)
January 14 Episode: 526,000 viewers with a 0.20 rating in the 18-49 demographic (Taped episode)
January 21 Episode: 594,000 viewers with a 0.24 rating in the 18-49 demographic (Live episode)
January 28 Episode: 601,000 viewers with a 0.25 rating in the 18-49 demographic (Taped Championship Friday Beach Break episode)
February 4 Episode: 540,000 viewers with a 0.20 rating in the 18-49 demographic (Taped episode)
February 11 Episode: 549,000 viewers with a 0.19 rating in the 18-49 demographic (Taped episode)
February 18 Episode: 471,000 viewers with a 0.20 rating in the 18-49 demographic (Taped Slam Drunk episode in early 7pm timeslot)
February 25 Episode: 473,000 viewers with a 0.18 rating in the 18-49 demographic (Taped episode)
March 4 Episode: 545,000 viewers with a 0.22 rating in the 18-49 demographic (Live episode)
March 11 Episode: 526,000 viewers with a 0.22 rating in the 18-49 demographic (Taped post-Revolution episode)
March 18 Episode: 398,000 viewers with a 0.13 rating in the 18-49 demographic (Taped episode in late 11:45pm timeslot)
March 25 Episode: 425,000 viewers with a 0.14 rating in the 18-49 demographic (Taped episode)
April 1 Episode: 456,000 viewers with a 0.15 rating in the 18-49 demographic (Taped episode)
April 8 Episode: 600,000 viewers with a 0.25 rating in the 18-49 demographic (Taped episode)
April 15 Episode: 482,000 viewers with a 0.22 rating in the 18-49 demographic (Taped episode in early 7pm timeslot)
April 22 Episode: 518,000 viewers with a 0.19 rating in the 18-49 demographic (Taped episode)
April 29 Episode: 464,000 viewers with a 0.14 rating in the 18-49 demographic (Taped episode)
May 6 Episode: 292,000 viewers with a 0.11 rating in the 18-49 demographic (Taped episode in early 5:30pm timeslot)
May 13 Episode: 340,000 viewers with a 0.12 rating in the 18-49 demographic (Taped episode in early 5:30pm timeslot)
May 20 Episode: 410,000 viewers with a 0.15 rating in the 18-49 demographic (Taped episode in early 7pm timeslot)
May 27 Episode: 341,000 viewers with a 0.14 rating in the 18-49 demographic (Live episode in early 6:30pm timeslot)
June 3 Episode: 475,000 viewers with a 0.14 rating in the 18-49 demographic (Live post-Double Or Nothing episode)
June 10 Episode: 476,000 viewers with a 0.16 rating in the 18-49 demographic (Taped episode)
June 17 Episode: 369,000 viewers with a 0.12 rating in the 18-49 demographic (Taped Road Rager episode)
June 24 Episode: 422,000 viewers with a 0.12 rating in the 18-49 demographic (Taped episode)
July 1 Episode: 486,000 viewers with a 0.16 rating in the 18-49 demographic (Taped post-Forbidden Door episode)
July 8 Episode: 428,000 viewers with a 0.15 rating in the 18-49 demographic (Taped episode)
July 17 Episode: 435,000 viewers with a 0.14 rating in the 18-49 demographic (Taped Fyter Fest Night 1 episode)
July 22 Episode: 428,000 viewers with a 0.17 rating in the 18-49 demographic (Taped Fyter Fest Night 2 episode)
July 29 Episode: 375,000 viewers with a 0.11 rating in the 18-49 demographic (Taped Fight for The Fallen episode)
August 5 Episode: 468,000 viewers with a 0.15 rating in the 18-49 demographic (Live episode)
August 12 Episode: 528,000 viewers with a 0.17 rating in the 18-49 demographic (Quake By The Lake episode)
August 19 Episode: 461,000 viewers with a 0.12 rating in the 18-49 demographic (Taped episode)
August 26 Episode: 431,000 viewers with a 0.11 rating in the 18-49 demographic (Taped episode)
September 2 Episode: 485,000 viewers with a 0.16 rating in the 18-49 demographic (Live episode)
September 9 Episode: 429,000 viewers with a 0.14 rating in the 18-49 demographic (Live post-All Out episode)
September 16 Episode: 470,000 viewers with a 0.14 rating in the 18-49 demographic (Taped episode)
September 23 Episode: 522,000 viewers with a 0.17 rating in the 18-49 demographic (Taped Grand Slam episode)
September 30 Episode: 472,000 viewers with a 0.16 rating in the 18-49 demographic (Taped episode)
October 7 Episode: 404,000 viewers with a 0.13 rating in the 18-49 demographic (Live episode)
October 14 Episode: 458,000 viewers with a 0.17 rating in the 18-49 demographic (Taped episode)
October 21 Episode: 480,000 viewers with a 0.13 rating in the 18-49 demographic (Live episode)
October 28 Episode: 378,000 viewers with a 0.12 rating in the 18-49 demographic (Live episode)
November 4 Episode: 455,000 viewers with a 0.14 rating in the 18-49 demographic (Live episode)
November 11 Episode: 456,000 viewers with a 0.11 rating in the 18-49 demographic (Taped episode)
November 18 Episode: 445,000 viewers with a 0.14 rating in the 18-49 demographic (Live episode)
November 25 Episode:

2021 Viewership Average: 610,150 viewers per episode
2021 18-49 Key Demographic Rating Average: 0.25 per episode

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