Ratings: USA’s “Mr. Robot” Climbs This Week, “Suits” Rises In Demo, Slips In Viewers

Mr. Robot [USA Network]

Wednesday’s “Mr. Robot” posted week-to-week gains in adults 18-49 and total viewership.

Lead-in “Suits” was up in the former but down in the latter.

According to live+same-day data posted by Showbuzz, this week’s “Mr. Robot” drew a 0.29 adults 18-49 rating and 765,000 total viewers. The numbers top the 0.26 rating and 651,000 viewership figure garnered by last week’s broadcast.

While substantially below even the worst season one mark, this week’s L+SD viewership total was the series’ best since the July 20, 2016 episode (799,000).

“Mr. Robot” led into a “Hacking Robot” special, which drew a 0.12 rating and 320,000 total viewers. The previous “Hacking Robot,” which aired after the July 13 season premiere, drew a 0.17 and 376,000.

— USA led into “Mr. Robot” with veteran “Suits.” This week’s episode drew a 0.50 adults 18-49 rating and 1.866 million total viewers, besting last week’s broadcast in the former (0.47) but trailing it in the latter (1.879 million).

Written by Brian Cantor

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