UPDATED: The July 4th Edition of Smackdown Sees Big Drop in Audience
Posted by Larry Csonka on 07.08.2014
The household rating is in...
UPDATED:TV By the Numbers reports that Smackdown drew a 1.37 household rating and a 0.5 rating in the 18 - 49 demographic. Those numbers are down 37% and almost half from last week's 2.02 and 0.9.
The show was still the leading cable original show not including World Cup soccer. The show took a heavy beating from both the World Cup and obviously the Independance Day weekend and should see a return to normalcy next week.
ORIGINAL: According to Pwinsider.com, the July 4th edition of WWE Smackdown did 1,881,000 viewers, down from last week's 2,966,000 viewers. The household rating should be available later today.