This week's WWE SmackDown episode managed to draw 2.141 million viewers. This is down 2.4% from last week's 2.393 million viewers, which was the best SmackDown viewership going back to the SmackDown 1000 episode on October 16, which drew 2.545 million viewers.
SmackDown was #9 for the night in viewership on cable, for the third week in a row, behind Curse of Oak Island, Hannity, Tucker Carlson Tonight, The Five, The Ingraham Angle, Special Report, Rachel Maddow Show and Last Word. SmackDown was #2 in the 18-49 demographic this week, for the second week in a row, behind Curse of Oak Island. Curse of Oak Island topped the night on the Cable Top 150 in the 18-49 demographic and in viewership with 3.339 million viewers.