5/4 Lucha Underground Viewership – rebound from last week, mixed bag overall


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This week’s Lucha Underground episode rebounded in total viewership, but the demographic ratings were poor.

Lucha Underground TV Viewership Tracking

May 4: Lucha Underground drew a combined audience of 180,000 viewers, up from 159k last week.

The initial airing drew 138,000 viewers, up from 107k last week.

The replay then drew 42,000 viewers, down from 52k last week. It was the fewest replay viewers in two months.

– DEMOGRAPHICS: The median age viewer was 57.3 years-old, the second-oldest audience  this year.

As a result, Lucha’s first airing only drew 44,000 adults 18-49 viewers, the fewest in two months.

The break down was 91 percent males 18-49 and only 9 percent females 18-49. The show drew the second-fewest f18-49 viewers of the year, continuing a downward trend for female viewership.

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