via press release:
CBS LATE NIGHT HITS NOVEMBER SWEEP MILESTONES
"with David Letterman" Tops "The " in Adults 18-49 in a November Sweep for the First Time Since 1994
"The Late" Finishes Ahead of "Late Night" in Adults 18-49 in a November Sweep for the First Time (With Any Host for Either Program)
CBS had a historic late night November sweep with Oct. 27-Nov. 23.beating "The " in adults 18-49 for the first time since 1994 and THE LATE topping "Late Night" in adults 18-49 for the first time ever (with any host for either program), according to Nielsen live plus same day ratings for the period of
In the November sweep, LATE SHOW with DAVID LETTERMAN (2.4/06, 3.41m) beat "Thewith Jay Leno" (2.5/06, 3.60m) in adults 25-54 (1.2/05 vs. 1.1/04, +9%), adults 18-49 (0.9/04 vs. 0.8/03, +13%) and tied in adults 18-34 (0.5/02, each). LATE SHOW beat "The " for the first time in a November sweep since 1994 and finished in its best competitive position in a November sweep in adults 18-34 since 1995.
Meanwhile, THE LATE LATE SHOW with CRAIG FERGUSON (1.2/04, 1.63m) beat "Late Night with Jimmy Fallon" (1.3/04, 1.73m) in adults 18-49 (0.6/03 vs. 0.5/03, +20%), tied in adults 25-54 (0.7/04, each). LATE LATE SHOW beat "Late Night" for the first time ever in a November sweep (with any host for either program) in adults 18-49, and tied for the second consecutive November sweep in adults 25-54.