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Ratings: “Mr. Robot” Rises Ahead of Finale, “Suits” Falls This Week

Always strong, reviews for the past few “Mr. Robot” episodes have been positively glowing.

Airing amid that heightening critical enthusiasm, Wednesday’s “Mr. Robot” enjoyed week-over-week gains in adults 18-49 and total viewership.

The episode, which was the penultimate first season installment, drew a 0.49 adults 18-49 rating with 1.319 million total viewers. Both numbers top those of last week’s broadcast, which drew a 0.44 with 1.238 million.

The adults 18-49 rating was the series’ best since the July 8 airing drew a 0.59; the viewership total was the largest since the July 22 episode attracted 1.384 million total viewers.

“Mr. Robot” concludes its first season next Wednesday.

— USA Network led into “Mr. Robot” with veteran drama “Suits.” This week’s episode drew a 0.61 with 2.299 million viewers. The numbers trail the 0.68 rating and 2.306 million viewership average scored by last week’s broadcast.

The “Suits” summer finale airs next Wednesday.

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