“Jimmy Kimmel Live” had its best week in a couple of months at the start of February.

The show posted a 0.57 rating in adults 18-49 for the week, the best it’s done since the short Thanksgiving week in November. It was the only one of the 11:35 p.m. network shows to grow week to week; both “The Tonight Show” (0.85) and “The Late Show” (0.5) were down slightly.

On cable, “Conan,” “The Daily Show” and “The Nightly Show” were all up week to week.

Here are the late-night numbers for Feb. 1-5, 2016.


Note: “The Tonight Show” and “Late Night” aired repeats on Feb. 1 and 2. “Jimmy Kimmel Live” and “The Late Late Show” aired reruns on Feb. 5.

Show Net Adults 18-49, 2/1-5 Viewers (millions), 2/1-5 Adults 18-49 season to date  Viewers (millions) season to date
11:35 p.m.
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon NBC 0.85/4 3.09 1.08/5 3.87
Jimmy Kimmel Live ABC 0.55/3 2.46 0.57/3 2.44
Late Show with Stephen Colbert CBS 0.5/3 2.50 0.7/4 2.97
12:35 a.m.
Late Night with Seth Meyers NBC 0.44/3 1.45 0.5/3 1.64
Nightline ABC 0.35/2 1.60 0.38/2 1.57
Late Late Show with James Corden CBS 0.3/2 1.21 0.34/2 1.25
1:35 a.m.
Last Call with Carson Daly – R NBC 0.26/2 0.86 0.3/2 0.91



Show Net Time Adults 18-49, 2/1-5 Viewers (millions), 2/1-5
Adult Swim programming Adult Swim 11:30 p.m. 0.71 1.53
Adult Swim programming Adult Swim 12:30 a.m. 0.54 1.12
The Daily Show with Trevor Noah Comedy Central 11 p.m. 0.34 0.82
Conan TBS 11 p.m. 0.34 0.69
The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore Comedy Central 11:30 p.m. 0.24 0.58


Source: The Nielsen Company

Posted by:Rick Porter

Rick Porter has been covering TV since the days when networks sent screeners on VHS, one of which was a teaser for the first season of "American Idol." He's left-handed, makes a very solid grilled cheese and has been editor of TV by the Numbers since October 2015. He lives in Austin.

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