WWE’s Monday Night RAW was the most-watched program on cable television on August 7th. For the second-consecutive week in a row, all three hours of RAW had more than three million viewers. When averaging the three hours, RAW had 3.240 million viewers, a small increase from last week’s 3.163 million viewers.
The hourly breakdown this week was as follows:
- First Hour: 3.263 million viewers (3.194 million viewers last week).
- Second Hour: 3.314 million viewers (3.275 million viewers last week).
- Third Hour: 3.144 million viewers (3.021 million viewers last week).
Though RAW finished first in terms of overall viewership, the show had a tougher night in the 18-49 age group demographic. VH1’s Love & Hip Hop: Hollywood won the demo on Monday night with a 1.13, while the second RAW hour followed with 1.06, followed by the first hour’s 1.04 rating. VH1 managed to block the final RAW hour as Basketball Wives scored a 1.04 rating, compared to RAW’s third hour 1.03 rating.