Late-night ratings, Sept. 5-9, 2016: ‘Late Night with Seth Meyers’ rises
In the week of Sept. 5-9, “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon” scored the top spot in the 11:35 p.m. time slot with a 0.97 rating in adults 18-49, notably higher than its previous 0.81. Meanwhile, “Late Night with Seth Meyers” ticked up from a 0.42 to a 0.52 on NBC.
“Jimmy Kimmel Live” managed to beat CBS’ “Late Show with Stephen Colbert” once again as well with a 0.46, while “Colbert” continued to fall from a 0.39 to a 0.36. “The Late Late Show with James Corden” grabbed a 0.22 for the second week in a row also.
In cable, “Conan” fell from a 0.27 to a 0.21, while “The Daily Show” grabbed a 0.31 after pre-empted ratings in the previous week.
Here are the late-night numbers for Sept. 5-9, 2016.
Note: On Sept. 8 all NBC shows were delayed by an NFL overrun. All Sept. 5 telecasts were excluded due to Labor Day as well, while and “Late Late Show” was an encore on Sept. 9.
|Show||Net||Adults 18-49, 9/5- 9/9||Viewers (millions), 9/5- 9/9||Adults 18-49 season to date||Viewers (millions) season to date|
|The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon||NBC||0.97/6||3.42||0.99/5||3.62|
|Jimmy Kimmel Live||ABC||0.46/3||2.06||0.53/3||2.30|
|Late Show with Stephen Colbert||CBS||0.36/2||1.98||0.60/3||2.75|
|Late Night with Seth Meyers||NBC||0.52/4||1.61||0.45/3||1.54|
|Late Late Show with James Corden||CBS||0.22/2||0.97||0.31/2||1.23|
|Last Call with Carson Daly||NBC||0.34/3||0.99||0.27/2||0.81|
|Show||Net||Time||Adults 18-49, 9/5 – 9/9||Viewers (millions), 9/5 – 9/9|
|Adult Swim programming||Adult Swim||11:30 p.m.||0.65||1.32|
|Adult Swim programming||Adult Swim||12:30 a.m.||0.51||1.04|
|The Daily Show with Trevor Noah||Comedy Central||11 p.m.||0.31||0.79|
Source: The Nielsen Company