Friday's episode of WWE SmackDown averaged 2.206 million viewers on Fox, up 0.5 percent from the previous week. It's the highest audience total for the show since October 20.
SmackDown drew a 0.62 rating in the 18-49 demo, up 8.8 percent from last week. That ties the best rating SmackDown has done in 18-49 since October 6. It nearly doubled the next closest competition on network television on the night.
SmackDown went head-to-head with AEW Collision on Friday night. Collision, which moved nights due to AEW's Full Gear pay-per-view, averaged 270,000 viewers on TNT and drew a 0.08 rating in the 18-49 demo.
As compared to the same week in 2022, SmackDown's overall viewership was down 1.2 percent but its 18-49 demo rating was up 10.7 percent.
Listed below are the last 11 weeks of overall viewership and 18-49 demo ratings for SmackDown, as well as the 10-week averages in both categories. This week's show was down 3.8 percent in overall viewers but up 1.6 percent in 18-49 as compared to the recent averages.