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NBC's JIMMY FALLON & SETH MEYERS Score Decisive Wins in Late-Night Ratings

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NBC's JIMMY FALLON & SETH MEYERS Score Decisive Wins in Late-Night Ratings

"The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon" delivered week-to-week gains during the week of May 12-16, growing +10% in both adults 18-49 (to a 1.14 rating, 5 share in adults 18-49 vs. the prior week's 1.04/5) and total viewers (3.6 million vs. 3.3 million). Versus "Tonight" results for the same week last year, Fallon was up +28% in 18-49 (to a 1.14 rating from a 0.89).



For the week, Fallon topped the combined competition of ABC's "Jimmy Kimmel Live" (0.55/2, including encores on Monday and Tuesday) and CBS's "Late Show with David Letterman" (0.55/2).



At 12:35 a.m. ET, "Late Night with Seth Meyers" (0.57/4 in 18-49) was also up week to week, growing +2% versus the prior week's 0.56 in 18-49, while also increasing by +5% week to week in total viewers (1.611 million vs. 1.533 million).



With his 0.57 in 18-49, Meyers out-rated ABC's Kimmel and CBS's Letterman (0.55 each), despite starting an hour later.



At 1:35 a.m. ET, "Last Call with Carson Daly" grew week to week by +3% in 18-49 (to a 0.33 from a 0.32) and +7% in total viewers (904,000 vs. 844,000).



WEEKLY AVERAGES

(According to in-home viewing figures from Nielsen Media Research for the week of May 12-16. 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," 1.14 rating, 5 share

CBS "Late Show," 0.55/2

ABC "Kimmel," 0.55/2 *



12:35-1:05 a.m. ET

ABC "Nightline," 0.37/2



12:35-1:35 a.m. ET

NBC "Late Night," 0.57/4 *

CBS "Late Late Show," 0.36/2



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

NBC "Last Call," 0.33/3 *



TOTAL VIEWERS



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

NBC "Tonight," 3.646 million viewers

CBS "Late Show," 2.775 million viewers

ABC "Kimmel," 2.441 million viewers *



12:35-1:05 a.m. ET

ABC "Nightline," 1.553 million viewers



12:35-1:35 a.m. ET

NBC "Late Night," 1.611 million viewers *

CBS "Late Late Show," 1.486 million viewers



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

NBC "Last Call," 0.904 million viewers *



* "Late Night" and "Last Call" were in rebroadcast on Friday and "Kimmel" aired encores on Monday and Tuesday.







SEASON TO DATE (SINCE FEB. 17, "LIVE PLUS SAME DAY")



ADULTS 18-49



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

NBC "Tonight," 1.35 rating, 6 share

CBS "Late Show," 0.55/2

ABC "Kimmel," 0.65/3



12:35-1:05 a.m. ET

ABC "Nightline," 0.40/2



12:35-1:35 a.m. ET

NBC "Late Night," 0.64/4

CBS "Late Late Show," 0.36/2



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

NBC "Last Call," 0.35/3



TOTAL VIEWERS



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

NBC "Tonight," 4.326 million viewers

CBS "Late Show," 2.775 million viewers

ABC "Kimmel," 2.648 million viewers



12:35-1:05 a.m. ET

ABC "Nightline," 1.628 million viewers



12:35-1:35 a.m. ET

NBC "Late Night," 1.796 million viewers

CBS "Late Late Show," 1.382 million viewers



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

NBC "Last Call," 0.956 million viewers





SELECTED CABLE RESULTS, WEEK OF MAY 12-16



NATIONAL ADULT 18-49 RATING



Comedy Central, 11-11:30 p.m. ET, "The Daily Show," 0.57

Comedy Central, 11:30 p.m.-midnight ET, "The Colbert Report," 0.49



TBS, 11 p.m.-midnight, "Conan," 0.33



Adult Swim, 11:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m. ET, 0.88

Adult Swim, 12:30-1:30 a.m. ET, 0.63



Each adult 18-49 rating point equals 1.27 million viewers.



TOTAL VIEWERS

Comedy Central, 11-11:30 p.m. "The Daily Show," 1.437 million

Comedy Central, 11:30 p.m.-midnight ET, "The Colbert Report," 1.148 million



TBS, 11 p.m.-midnight, "Conan," 0.720 million



Adult Swim, 11:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m. ET, 1.884 million viewers

Adult Swim, 12:30-1:30 a.m. ET, 1.352 million viewers





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