After taking a noticeable hit the week before, “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon” managed to climb back up in the late-night ratings for the week of Nov. 12. The NBC series rose six-hundredths of a point to a 0.49. “Late Night with Seth Meyers” went the other way, however, and dropped from a 0.30 to a 0.27, also on NBC.

CBS’ “The Late Show with Stephen Colbert” (0.43) was similarly down from its previous 0.48, while ABC’s “Jimmy Kimmel Live!” grew four-hundredths of a point to a 0.42. CBS’ “The Late Late Show with James Corden” inched up from a 0.24 to a 0.25 as well.

In cable, Comedy Central’s “The Daily Show with Trevor Noah” slipped to a 0.21.

Here are the late-night numbers for Nov. 12-16, 2018:


Notes: Nov. 16’s “Kimmel,” “Late Night,” “Late Late Show” and “Last Call” were encores.

Show Net Adults 18-49, 11/12 – 11/16 Viewers (millions),
11/12 – 11/16
Adults 18-49 season to date  Viewers (millions) season to date
11:35 p.m.
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon NBC 0.49/3 2.30 0.52/4 2.37
Late Show with Stephen Colbert CBS 0.43/3 3.02 0.51/4 3.57
Jimmy Kimmel Live ABC 0.42/3 2.26 0.41/3 2.08
12:35 a.m.
Late Night with Seth Meyers NBC 0.27/3 1.32 0.31/3 1.43
Nightline ABC 0.29/2 1.44 0.27/2 1.33
Late Late Show with James Corden CBS 0.25/2 1.32 0.24/2 1.33
1:35 a.m.
Last Call with Carson Daly NBC 0.18/2 0.76 0.19/2 0.77



Show Net Time Adults 18-49, 11/12 – 11/16 Viewers (millions),
11/12 – 11/16
Adult Swim programming Adult Swim 11:30 p.m. 0.47 0.92
Adult Swim programming Adult Swim 12:30 a.m. 0.37 0.71
The Daily Show with Trevor Noah Comedy Central 11 p.m. 0.21 0.71

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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