SmackDown Viewership Slightly Down Before Royal Rumble

This week’s episode of WWE Friday Night SmackDown did an average viewing audience of 2.470 million viewers on FOX, which is down from the 2.580 million viewers from last week.

SmackDown averaged a 0.7 rating in the 18-49 demographic, which was #1 for the night. That is down from the 0.8 rating in the 18-49 demographic the show did last week.

Below is how the show did by hour:

8 PM: 2.548 million viewers
9 PM: 2.391 million viewers
Average: 2.470 million viewers

SmackDown Viewership Tracker:
Please note: Since the move to FOX on 10/4/19, we report overnight viewership numbers.

Jan. 3, 2020
8 PM: 2.467 million viewers
9 PM: 2.369 million viewers
Average: 2.418 million viewers

Jan. 10, 2020
8 PM: 2.679 million viewers
9 PM: 2.326 million viewers
Average: 2.502 million viewers

Jan. 17, 2020
8 PM: 2.616 million viewers
9 PM: 2.544 million viewers
Average: 2.580 million viewers

Jan. 24, 2020
8 PM: 2.548 million viewers
9 PM: 2.391 million viewers
Average: 2.470 million viewers

2019 SmackDown Viewership Data

All data courtesy of Mitch Metcalf.