Tonight Show With Jimmy Fallon

via press release:

Late-Night Results for Week 8:


  • “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon” has generated a four-week high in adults 18-49 and a six-week high in total viewers to dominate the late-night ratings week of Nov. 10-14.  Fallon won five of five nights of the week versus the time period’s ABC and CBS competition in both adults 18-49 and total viewers.


  • Fallon’s 1.03 rating for the week was his highest since earning a 1.06 during the week of Oct. 13-17 and his 3.680 million viewers overall was a “Tonight” high since the show averaged 3.896 million for the week of Sept. 29-Oct. 3.


  • Fallon beat ABC’s “Jimmy Kimmel Live” and CBS’s “Late Show with David Letterman” for the week in every key ratings category – adults, men and women 18-34, 18-49 and 25-54, plus total viewers.  Fallon’s 1.03 rating for the week generated a +69% advantage over Kimmel (0.61) and a +102% margin over Letterman (0.51). 


  • At 12:35 a.m. ET, “Late Night with Seth Meyers” outscored CBS’s “Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson” in every key ratings measure and also topped ABC’s “Nightline” in their head-to-head half-hour from 12:30-1 a.m.  in all key categories.


  • At 1:35 a.m. ET, “Last Call with Carson Daly” (0.31 in 18-49 rating) topped CBS’s Ferguson (0.30) despite starting an hour later.


  • Note that Kimmel, Meyers and Carson Daly aired encores on Friday night.


  • Ratings reflect “live plus same day” data from Nielsen Media Research unless otherwise noted.  Season-to-date figures are averages of “live plus seven day” figures except for the two most recent weeks, which are “live plus same day.”





Show…18-49…total viewers


11:35 p.m.-12:35 a.m.

Tonight…1.03/5…3.680 million

Dave…0.51/2…2.622 million

Kimmel *…0.61/3…2.584 million


12:35-1:05 a.m.

Nightline…0.38/2…1.550 million


12:35-1:35 a.m.

Seth Meyers *…0.49/3…1.530 million

Ferguson *…0.30/2…1.281 million


1:35 a.m.-2:05 a.m.

Carson Daly * …0.31/3…0.878 million


* Friday’s “Kimmel,” “Late Night” and “Last Call” were encores.





Show…18-49…total viewers


11:35 p.m.-12:35 a.m.

Tonight…1.14/5…3.939 million

Dave…0.51/2…2.727 million

Kimmel…0.65/3…2.744 million


12:35-1:05 a.m.

Nightline…0.41/3…1.654 million


12:35-1:35 a.m.

Seth Meyers…0.50/3…1.551 million

Ferguson…0.34/2…1.391 million


1:35 a.m.-2:05 a.m.


Carson Daly …0.31/3…0.868 million

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