The Good Bad Mother, Ep 9 viewers INCREASE again – #4 MOST-WATCHED Non-English show on Netflix

The Good Bad Mother, Episode 9 grabbed even more viewers

Ongoing incredibly popular Korean drama The Good Bad Mother, Episode 9 continued to rake in the viewers last night with the drama earning its highest rating ever — again.

This time, according to Nielsen Korea, The Good Bad Mother, Episode 9 earned 9.43 percent of the audience share nationwide, and 9.60 percent in Seoul.

Those numbers are an increase of a full 1 percent nationwide, and a teeny tiny .08 percent in Seoul, over its previous episode.

Not a surprise for most fans of the drama, however, as The Good Bad Mother has increased its audience share with every new episode’s release after premiering on April 26th with just a 3.58 percent share nationwide. Its lowest ratings ever since.

With five episodes left to air in the drama then, we can only expect the ongoing ratings rise to continue.

International viewers of The Good Bad Mother

International Korean drama fans currently watching The Good Bad Mother also seem to be in agreement with the ever-growing South Korean audience at just how good this drama turned out to be.

The drama currently has an 8.6 out of 10 rating on My Drama List. A site where anything above an 8 rating is exceptionally high.

That rating is up .1 percent from its rating from the drama’s first few episodes.

International viewers of the drama on Netflix also seem to be gobbling up each episode of The Good Bad Mother.

The latest data released from the streaming platform shows the family drama was the #4 most watched show in the Netflix Top 10 for Non-English TV during the period May 15th to the 21st.


That is up one place from the previous week, with The Good Bad Mother being watched for more than 15,370,000 hours during that period.

The next episode of the drama will air tonight on JTBC in South Korea at at 22:30 (KST), and is likely to see another audience share rise.

Meanwhile for international viewers The Good Bad Mother, Episode 9 is now live on Netflix, with the tenth episode due to be uploaded later on today.

About Michelle Topham

Brit-American journalist based in Austria, former radio DJ at 97X WOXY, and Founder/CEO of Leo Sigh. I've covered anime, manga, K-drama and music news for over a decade.