In the late-night ratings for the week of Jan. 15-19, 2018, “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon” was able to continue its ratings uptick for the second week in a row. The NBC series rose two-hundredths of a point from its previous 0.64 to a 0.66 rating in adults 18-49 this time around, while “Late Night with Seth Meyers” similarly rose from a 0.37 to a 0.38, making it an up week for NBC in late night.
On ABC, “Jimmy Kimmel Live” took a minor hit, falling three-hundredths of a point from a 0.49 down to a 46. Meanwhile, CBS’ “Late Show with Stephen Colbert” ticked up to a 0.50, after taking a hit the week before. Also on CBS, “The Late Late Show with James Corden” grabbed a 0.28, up from its previous 0.25.
In cable, TBS’ “Conan” finally returned from its winter hiatus and, as a result, ticked up from a 0.12 t0 a 0.18. On Comedy Central, “The Daily Show with Trevor Noah” also rose to a 0.26, one-hundredth of a point higher than its previous 0.25.
Here are the late-night numbers for Jan. 15-19, 2018:
Notes: NBC shows and CBS’ “Late Late Show” are excluded from these averages due to the Martin Luther King holiday. Jan. 19’s “Kimmel,” “Late Night” and “Late Late Show” were encores.
|Show||Net||Adults 18-49, 1/15 – 1/19||Viewers (millions),
1/15 – 1/19
|Adults 18-49 season to date||Viewers (millions) season to date|
|The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon||NBC||0.66/4||2.62||0.69/4||2.79|
|Late Show with Stephen Colbert||CBS||0.50/3||3.31||0.61/4||2.29|
|Jimmy Kimmel Live||ABC||0.46/3||2.15||0.48/3||3.83|
|Late Night with Seth Meyers||NBC||0.38/3||1.45||0.40/3||1.59|
|Late Late Show with James Corden||CBS||0.28/2||1.36||0.30/3||1.45|
|Last Call with Carson Daly – R||NBC||0.24/2||0.85||0.24/2||0.84|
|Show||Net||Time||Adults 18-49,1/15–1/19||Viewers (millions),
1/15 – 1/19
|Adult Swim programming||Adult Swim||11:30 p.m.||0.60||1.23|
|Adult Swim programming||Adult Swim||12:30 a.m.||0.44||0.91|
|The Daily Show with Trevor Noah||Comedy Central||11 p.m.||0.26||0.87|
|The Opposition||Comedy Central||11:30 p.m.||0.13||0.33|
Source: The Nielsen Company