Jay Leno, Jimmy Fallon Lead Their Hours in Total Viewers

Jay Leno, Jimmy Fallon Lead Their Hours in Total Viewers

THE TONIGHT SHOW WITH Jay Leno has averaged a 0.8 rating, 3 share in adults 18-49 and 3.6 million viewers overall for the week of October 31-November 4. In total viewers, "Tonight" out-delivered CBS's "Late Show with David Letterman" and ABC's combination of "Nightline" and "Jimmy Kimmel Live" for the week.

At 12:35 a.m. ET, "Late Night with Jimmy Fallon" also delivered a bigger audience than CBS's "Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson" in total viewers. "Late Night" averaged a 0.6/3 in 18-49 and 1.8 million viewers overall.

Through the first seven weeks of the season, "Tonight" has increased its total-viewer margin over "Late Show" to 10 percent (3.629 million vs. 3.310 million), up from the year-ago season-to-date advantage of 2 percent. Jimmy Fallon has established a total-viewer lead over "Late Late Show" this season of 13 percent (1.743 million vs. 1.548 million), after trailing by 5 percent one year ago.


(According to in-home viewing figures from Nielsen Media Research for the week of October 31 - November 4. 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" data except for the two most recent weeks, which are "live plus same day.")

ADULTS 18-49
11:35 p.m.-12:35 a.m. ET
NBC "Tonight," 0.8 rating, 3 share
CBS "Late Show," 0.9/4
11:35 p.m.-12 midnight ET
ABC "Nightline," 1.0/4
12 midnight-1 a.m. ET
ABC "Kimmel," 0.6/3*
12:35-1:35 a.m. ET
NBC "Late Night," 0.6/3
CBS "Late Late Show," 0.6/3
1:35-2:05 a.m. ET
NBC "Last Call," 0.3/2*