Tuesday's episode of NXT averaged 569,000 viewers on the USA Network, down 6.7 percent from last week. It's the lowest audience total for the show since March 1.
In the 18-49 demo, NXT drew the same 0.12 rating as last week. That matches the lowest rating NXT has drawn in the key demo since January 18 for an episode that aired on USA Network.
NXT ranked 44th on the cable charts last night in the 18-49 demo. There were three NBA playoff games last night, with two games on TNT topping the cable charts.
NXT's numbers were actually up in most demos compared to last week, but there were key drops with people over 50 (down 10.5 percent) and men 18-49 (down 6.7 percent). Women 18-49 were up 66.7 percent from last week, and NXT's 0.10 rating in that demo was the highest for the show since January 18.
The 0.14 rating that NXT drew in men 18-49 was the show's lowest in that category since March 23, 2021.
As compared to the same week in 2021, when the NBA playoffs hadn't started yet, NXT was down 32.3 percent in overall viewers and down 47.8 percent in 18-49.
Listed below are the last 11 weeks of overall viewership and 18-49 demo numbers for NXT. This week's show was down 2.2 percent in viewers but even in the demo as compared to the recent averages in both categories.