Korean Drama Ratings from May 6 to 12, 2019

Weekend family series Mother of Mine is the most notable drama of the week after pulling in an almost 33 percent rating. Confession ended its run achieving its highest record while Voice 3 started its broadcast with a promising performance.

Korean Drama Ratings Highlights

Mother of Mine achieves new all-time high rating. Its latest episode obtained 32.6 percent, surpassing the previous record of 32.1 percent which it achieved on April 21.

Confession finishes run with over 6%. The legal thriller managed to record an impressive final rating of 6.3 percent, making its average nationwide viewership equal to 4.8 percent.

Special Labor Inspector renews highest ratings. The MBC drama benefited from Haechi being gone in the competition, pulling in 7.7 and 7.4 percent, which are now its highest ratings. Meanwhile, The Secret Life Of My Secretary premiered with an average rating of 3.4%.

Voice 3 starts off broadcast with 5%. As far as first week broadcasts are concerned, the third season of Voice exceeded the performance of the previous two seasons.

Beautiful World maintains 4% viewership. It nearly broke its own record and is showing a positive trend in ratings until its finale. Breaking through 5 percent is highly possible for the drama.

Her Private Life exceeds 3 %. This is the first time the drama surpassed 3 percent. However, the figure dropped to 2.7 percent again in the next episode.

Korean Drama Ratings on Monday, May 6

  • My Fellow Citizens (KBS2)
    • Episode 21 — 4.5%
    • Episode 22 — 6.2%
  • Special Labor Inspector (MBC)
    • Episode 17 — 6.7%
    • Episode 18 — 7.7%
  • The Secret Life Of My Secretary (SBS)
    • Episode 1 — 3.2%
    • Episode 2 — 3.6%
  • Welcome To Waikiki 2 (JTBC)
    • Episode 13 — 1.324%
  • Abyss (tvN)
    • Episode 1 — 3.858%

Tuesday, May 7

Wednesday, May 8

  • Doctor Prisoner (KBS2)
    • Episode 27 — 11.9%
    • Episode 28 — 14.5%
  • The Banker (MBC)
    • Episode 25 — 3.7%
    • Episode 26 — 4.6%
  • Save Me 2 (OCN)
    • Episode 1 — 1.419%
  • Her Private Life (tvN)
    • Episode 9 — 3.085%

Thursday, May 9

Friday, May 10

  • Nokdu Flower (SBS)
    • Episode 9 — 7.4%
    • Episode 10 — 8.6%
  • Beautiful World (JTBC)
    • Episode 11 — 4.222%

Saturday, May 11

  • Mother of Mine (KBS2)
    • Episode 29 — 22.3%
    • Episode 30 — 26.9%
  • Different Dreams (MBC)
    • Episode 5 — 5.5%
    • Episode 6 — 6.4%
    • Episode 7 — 5.7%
    • Episode 8 — 6.1%
  • Nokdu Flower (SBS)
    • Episode 11 — 8.1%
    • Episode 12 — 9.1%
  • Beautiful World (JTBC)
    • Episode 12 — 4.643%
  • Voice 3 (OCN)
    • Episode 1 — 3.174%
  • Confession (tvN)
    • Episode 15 — 4.849%

Sunday, May 12

  • Mother of Mine (KBS2)
    • Episode 31 — 26.6%
    • Episode 32 — 32.6%
  • Voice 3 (OCN)
    • Episode 2 — 4.979%
  • Confession (tvN)
    • Episode 16 — 6.275%

ABOUT THE FEATURED IMAGE: It features the 5 highest-rated Korean dramas in 2018 in relative terms: Mr. Sunshine, Return, SKY Castle, The Miracle We Met, and 100 Days My Prince.

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