1999 RAW NITRO SMACKDOWN THUNDER SAT NIGHT LIVE WIRE SUPERSTARS HEAT ECW on TNN
W/E 3rd January 1999 4.87 (7.60 share) 4.59 (7.16 share) pre-empted 2.1 1.6 4.3
W/E 10th January 1999 5.76 (8.08 share) 4.96 (6.92 share) 4.27 (6.4 share) 2.4 2.2 1.8 4.89 (7.1 share)
W/E 17th January 1999 5.50 (7.98 share) 4.99 (7.16 share) 3.89 2.1
1.7
1.8
3.85
W/E 24th January 1999 5.59 (8.3 share)
4.86 (7.1 share)
4.16 (6.35 share)
2.5 2.2
2.1
4.77
W/E 31st January 1999 5.46 (8.1 share)
4.99 (7.3 share)
4.2 2.5
2.2
2.3
3.36 (4.9 share)
W/E 7th February 1999 5.72 (8.5 share)
4.66 (6.8 share)
3.48 2.5  2.0
1.9
4.53 (6.9 share)
W/E 14th February 1999 4.31 (7.4 share)
5.67 (8.3 share)
3.48 (5.4 share)
 N/A  2.5  2.1 4.07
W/E 21st February 1999 5.90 (8.7 share)
3.90 3.79 (5.7 share)
2.8
 2.3  2.0 4.90
W/E 28th February 1999 5.55 (8.3 share)
4.73 (7.0 share)
3.37 2.3
 1.9 2.2
3.74
W/E 7th March 1999 6.32 (9.6 share)
4.32 (6.4 share)
3.65 (5.7 share)
2.4
 2.2 2.1
5.09
W/E 14th March 1999 6.46 (10.0 share)
4.40 (6.6 share)
3.31  2.2 1.9
1.9
4.89
W/E 21st March 1999 5.81 (8.9 share)
4.29 (6.5 share)
3.30 2.1
 1.8  2.3 4.15
W/E 28th March 1999 6.44 (10.2 share)
3.95 (6.1 share)
3.07 2.0
 2.0 2.0
4.67
W/E 4th April 1999 6.51 (9.6 share)
3.51 (5.2 share)
3.08 (5.0 share)
 2.2  1.9  1.8 3.66
W/E 11th April 1999 5.83 (9.0 share)
4.32 (6.7 share)
2.0 1.7
1.5
1.7
4.41 (7.4 share)
W/E 18th April 1999 6.25 (9.6 share)
4.36 (6.8 share)
3.11  2.1 2.3
 1.8 4.15
W/E 25th April 1999 6.11 (9.4 share)
4.08 (6.3 share)
3.27 1.9
 1.6 1.9
3.98
W/E 2nd May 1999 5.99 (8.9 share)
3.89 (5.9 share)
2.55 1.9
1.7
2.1
3.95
W/E 9th May 1999 6.38 (9.4 share)
3.39 (5.1 share)
2.80 N/A
 2.0 2.0
3.84
W/E 16th May 1999 8.09 (12.1 share)
pre-empted pre-empted  1.9 1.8
2.2
4.1
W/E 23rd May 1999 6.34 (9.4 share)
3.36 (5.0 share)
2.9 N/A
1.7
 2.2 4.37
W/E 30th May 1999 7.14 3.77 2.94 1.4
1.9
1.7
3.13
W/E 6th June 1999 6.23 (10.1 share)
3.26 (5.4 share)
3.14  1.3 1.7
1.8
4.04
W/E 13th June 1999 6.68 (10.6 share)
3.16 (5.2 share)
3.07 1.7
 1.7 2.5
4.24 (8.4 share)
W/E 20th June 1999 6.66 (10.7 share)
3.26 (5.3 share)
2.93 1.9
1.8
2.0
4.22
W/E 27th June 1999 5.99 (9.5 share) 3.09 (5.1 share)
3.30 1.9
1.8
2.0
4.14
W/E 4th July 1999 6.82 (11.2 share)
3.59 (6.0 share)
2.72 (4.5 share)
1.8  1.6 1.8 2.65
W/E 11th July 1999 5.96 (10.1 share) 3.28 (5.7 share) 2.79 1.9   1.5 1.9  3.78
W/E 18th July 1999 5.99 (9.6 share) 3.45 (5.7 share) 2.14  1.7  1.2 1.8  3.86
W/E 25th July 1999 6.28 (10.0 share) 3.33 (5.5 share) 2.69 1.4 1.6 1.7 4.10
W/E 1st August 1999 7.11 (11.6 share) 3.43 (5.7 share) 2.78 1.7 1.9 1.7 4.13
W/E 8th August 1999 5.86 (9.4 share) 3.04 (5.0 share) 2.61 1.9 1.9 2.1 4.71
W/E 15th August 1999 6.36 (10.2 share) 3.11 (5.1 share) 2.89 1.5  2.3 2.1 4.45
W/E 22nd August 1999 6.62 (10.6 share) 3.28 (5.4 share) 2.54 1.7  1.7 2.0 4.19
W/E 29th August 1999 5.64 (8.9 share) 2.92 (4.7 share) 4.16 (7.2 share) (#73/122 – week) 1.94 (3.3 share) 1.5  1.6 2.1 4.09 0.94 (1.8 share)
W/E 5th September 1999 4.16 (10.5 share) 4.00 (6.4 share) 3.74 (6.5 share)(#81/119 – week) 1.90 (3.2 share) 1.3 1.7 1.8 2.83 0.97 (1.9 share)
W/E 12th September 1999 4.38 (11.0 share) 4.12 (6.5 share) 3.65 (#85/118 – week) 2.15 1.7  1.8  2.0 3.49 0.9
W/E 19th September 1999 5.96 (9.0 share) 3.26 (5.0 share) 4.55 (7.5 share) (#75/114 – week) 2.36 1.4 1.9  1.9 4.34 0.72
W/E 26th September 1999 6.03 (8.9 share) 3.11 (4.6 share) 4.28 (6.9 share) (#85/118 – week) 2.17 (3.4 share) 1.5 1.9 2.2 3.24 0.95 (1.7 share)
W/E 3rd October 1999 6.77 (10.0 share) 3.03 (4.5 share) 4.05 (6.6 share) (#91/125 – week) 1.2  1.4 1.5 1.8 3.60 0.71 (1.3 share)
W/E 10th October 1999 5.92 (8.7 share) 2.89 (4.3 share) 4.4 (#87) 1.9 1.3 1.7  1.9 3.42 0.93 (1.6 share)
W/E 17th October 1999 6.09 (9.0 share) 2.63 (3.9 share) 4.63 1.79 1.4 1.5 1.8 3.57 1.16 (2.1 share)
W/E 24th October 1999 5.39 (8.0 share) 3.30 (4.9 share) 4.83 1.89  1.5 1.5 1.8 3.45 1.20 (2.1 share)
W/E 31st October 1999 5.58 (8.2 share) 3.51 (5.2 share) 4.81 2.22 1.4 1.8 1.9 2.78 0.79 (1.4 share)
W/E 7th November 1999 5.87 (8.8 share) (4,530,000 homes) 3.18 (4.6 share) 4.79 (7.4 share) (4,831,000 homes) 2.31 (3.5 share) 1.7  1.5 1.6 3.24 1.07 (1.9 share)
W/E 14th November 1999 5.41 (8.0 share) 3.30 (4.8 share) 5.06 (7.7 share) 2.09 (3.1 share) 1.6 1.5 1.8 3.64 0.93 (1.6 share)
W/E 21st November 1999 6.20 (9.2 share) 3.07 (4.5 share) 4.57 (7.0 share) 1.81 (2.7 share) 1.5 1.5 1.4 3.66 0.95 (1.6 share)
W/E 28th November 1999 5.51 (8.3 share) 3.41 (5.0 share) 3.79 (7.1 share) pre-empted  1.6  1.7  1.9 3.08 1.12 (1.9 share)
W/E 5th December 1999 6.54 (9.9 share) 3.10 (4.5 share) 4.64 (7.2 share) 1.94 1.5 1.3 1.7 4.13 1.01 (1.7 share)
W/E 12th December 1999 5.98 (8.9 share) 3.04 (4.5 share) 4.33 (6.8 share) 2.27 (3.6 share) 1.9  1.2 1.8 3.35 1.14 (2.0 share)
W/E 19th December 1999 6.10 (9.1 share) 2.82 (4.2 share) 4.41 2.33 1.5  1.6 1.5 3.37 1.04 (1.8 share)
W/E 26th December 1999 5.83 (8.8 share) 3.20 (4.9 share) 4.36 (7.71 share) 2.22 (3.8 share) pre-empted  1.6 1.5 2.93 1.1
W/E 2nd January 2000 5.85 (9.1 share) 2.86 (4.5 share) 3.99 (7.0 share) pre-empted pre-empted 1.5 1.3 4.08 0.9

 

Andre The Giant Biography (A&E)
01/13/1999 2.7
WWF Half Time Heat 01/31/1999 6.59 (9.3 share)
WWF Wrestlemania Rage Party (USA Network)
03/27/1999 1.86 (3.3 share)
WWF Smackdown Special on UPN 04/29/1999 4.0 (6.4 share – 3,828,000 homes)
Steve Austin Biography (A&E) 11/15/1999 1.55 / 1.06 (repeat)
Owen Hart Biography (A&E) 11/16/1999 1.65 / 1.45 (repeat)
Mick Foley Biography(A&E) 11/17/1999 1.75 / 1.48 (repeat)
Jesse Ventura Biography (A&E) 11/18/1999 1.20 / 1.23 (repeat)
Unreal History of Pro-wrestling (A&E) 11/18/1999 0.99
Andre The Giant (A&E – Repeat) 11/19/1999 1.63 / 1.71 (repeat)
WWF Greatest Hits (UPN) 11/30/1999 3.01 (4.7 share)
WCW Best of Nitro (TNT) 12/30/1999 1.66 (2.7 share)
WWF Eve of Destruction (USA Network) 12/31/1999 2.17 / 3.86 (repeat on 1/2/2000)

 

VIEWERSHIP AVERAGES / DEMOGRAPHICS

VIEWER AVERAGES FOR Q2 1999 (APRIL – JUNE 1999)
SHOW M18-24 M25-54 M55+ W18-24 W25-54 W55+ UNDER 18 TOTAL
WWF RAW 751,000 1,875,000 435,000 298,000 1,053,000 228,000 2,643,000 7,283,000
WCW MONDAY NITRO 271,000 1,265,000 489,000 126,000 525,000 347,000 938,000 3,961,000
WWF HEAT 304,000 1,225,000 380,000 152,000 710,000 232,000 1,483,000 4,486,000
WCW THUNDER 199,000 855,000 416,000 92,000 441,000 301,000 778,000 3,852,000
WWF LIVEWIRE 99,000 415,000 128,000 35,000 217,000 106,000 721,000 1,721,000
WCW SATURDAY NIGHT 79,000 542,000 360,000 41,000 292,000 300,000 384,000 1,998,000
WWF SUPERSTARS 120,000 517,000 117,000 69,000 225,000 67,000 730,000 1,845,000