Update: Full Details On This Week’s RAW Viewership
Source: The Wrestling Observer
As previously reported, RAW did a 2.99 rating with 4.12 million viewers. The show started at a 2.93 with the Elimination Chamber Debate, then lost 49,000 viewers for the match between Chris Jericho and Kofi Kingston. The next quarter hour, which included Backstage segments with John Cena, Zack Ryder, John Laurinaitis and David Otunga lost an additional 24,000 viewers before the show rose the fourth quarter hour by 93,000 viewers for Randy Orton’s match with Big Show.
The fifth quarter-hour, which featured Shawn Michaels’ return and promo with HHH, gained 822,000 viewers for a 3.56 rating. The rating then dropped by 621,000 viewers for Dolph Ziggler vs. R-Truth. Tamina Snuka’s win over Brie Bella the John Cena saving Eve and make-out dropped by an additional 320,000 viewers.
The final quarter hour, featuring Miz vs. CM Punk, lost 139,000 viewers for a show-low 2.77 rating. The overrun bumped up 505,000 viewers for a 3.14.