In the week of August 22-26, “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon” landed the top spot in the 11:35 p.m. time slot once again with a 0.82 rating in adults 18-49, its most-watched week since June. Meanwhile, “Late Night with Seth Myers” scored well with a 0.45 also, it’s highest-rated week since March.

“Jimmy Kimmel Live” scored low in its time slot however with a 0.42, while “Late Show with Stephen Colbert” raked in a 0.46. “The Late Late Show with James Corden” meanwhile, beat “Nightline” with a 0.28 in the week.

In cable, “Conan” scored a 0.26, while a week of repeats for “The Daily Show” only gave it a 0.20.

Here are the late-night numbers for August 22-26, 2016.

BROADCAST

Note: “Late Show,” “Jimmy Kimmel,” “Late Night,” and “Late Late Show” all aired repeats on August 26. 

Show Net Adults 18-49, 8/22- 8/26 Viewers (millions), 8/22- 8/26 Adults 18-49 season to date  Viewers (millions) season to date
11:35 p.m.
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon NBC 0.82/5 3.18 0.99/5 3.63
Late Show with Stephen Colbert ABC 0.46/2 2.14 0.61/3 2.76
Jimmy Kimmel Live CBS 0.42/2 1.97 0.53/3 2.31
12:35 a.m.
Late Night with Seth Myers NBC 0.45/3 1.51 0.45/3 1.54
Late Late Show with James Corden CBS 0.28/2 1.06 0.37/2 1.23
Nightline ABC 0.27/2 1.25 0.36/2 1.51
1:35 a.m.
Last Call with Carson Daly – R NBC 0.30/3 0.87 0.27/2 0.86

 

CABLE

Show Net Time Adults 18-49, 6/6- 6/10 Viewers (millions), 6/6- 6/10
Adult Swim programming Adult Swim 11:30 p.m. 0.70 1.43
Adult Swim programming Adult Swim 12:30 a.m. 0.54 1.10
Conan TBS 11 p.m. 0.26 0.55
The Daily Show with Trevor Noah – R Comedy Central 11 p.m. 0.20 0.48

 

Source: The Nielsen Company

Posted by:Alex Welch

Alex Welch has been writing for TV by the Numbers since January 2016. In his off time he enjoys, rewatching old episodes of Game of Thrones and unironically singing along to ABBA. Every now and then, he even does them at the same time. He lives in Los Angeles.

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