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[10/05/16 - 10:25 AM]
Jimmy Fallon & Seth Meyers Win the Late-Night Ratings Week of Sept. 26-30 in Every Key Measure
NBC spins the late-night numbers for the week of September 26-30.

[via press release from NBC]

JIMMY FALLON & SETH MEYERS WIN THE LATE-NIGHT RATINGS WEEK OF SEPT. 26-30 IN EVERY KEY MEASURE

Monday's Post-Debate Telecast is "Tonight's" Highest-Rated, Excluding Nights of NFL or Olympic Lead-Ins, Since President Obama's Appearance in June

"Late Night" Generates Its Top-Rated Week, Excluding NFL Lead-Ins, In Seven Months

NEW YORK - Oct. 5, 2016 - "The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon" and "Late Night with Seth Meyers" have scored dominant wins for the late-night ratings week of Sept. 26-30, outrating their ABC and CBS time-slot competition in every key measure - adults, men and women 18-34, 18-49 and 25-54, plus total viewers.

"Tonight's" week was highlighted by Monday's telecast, the night of a Presidential Debate, when Fallon's guests were Samuel L. Jackson and Gina Rodriguez. Monday's 1.06 rating in adults 18-49 was the show's highest, excluding nights with NFL or Olympic lead-ins, in nearly four months (since President Obama's appearance on Thursday, June 9, 1.12).

Meyers scored his top weekly 18-49 and total-viewer averages (0.47 rating in 18-49, 1.576 million viewers overall), excluding weeks with NFL lead-ins, in seven months (since the week of Feb. 29-March 4, 0.48 in 18-49, 1.644 million viewers overall). Monday's live post-debate edition was Meyers' top-rated telecast (0.56), excluding NFL nights, in eight months (since Friday, Jan. 22, 0.62 with an encore the night of Winter Storm Jonas on the East Coast).

At 1:35 a.m. ET, "Last Call with Carson Daly" (0.30 in 18-49, 917,000 viewers overall) equaled its top-rated week in 18-49, excluding NFL nights, in eight months (since Jan. 18-22, 0.32) and most-watched non-NFL week in seven months (since Feb. 29-March 4, 936,000).

WEEKLY AVERAGES

(According to in-home viewing figures from Nielsen Media Research for the week of Sept. 26-30. 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" 0.86 rating, 5 share
CBS "Late Show," 0.53/3
ABC "Kimmel," 0.50/3 *
12:35-1:05 a.m. ET
ABC "Nightline," 0.34/2
12:35-1:35 a.m. ET
NBC "Late Night," 0.47/4 *
CBS "The Late Late Show," 0.33/3 *
1:35-2:05 a.m. ET
NBC "Last Call," 0.30/3 *

TOTAL VIEWERS
11:35 p.m.-12:35 a.m. ET
NBC "Tonight," 3.288 million viewers
CBS "Late Show," 2.740 million viewers
ABC "Kimmel," 2.142 million viewers *
12:35-1:05 a.m. ET
ABC "Nightline," 1.413 million viewers
12:35-1:35 a.m. ET
NBC "Late Night," 1.576 million viewers *
CBS "The Late Late Show," 1.301 million viewers *
1:35-2:05 a.m. ET
NBC "Last Call," 0.917 million viewers *

* "Kimmel," "Late Night," "Late Late Show" and "Last Call" were encores on Friday night.

SEASON AVERAGES

ADULTS 18-49
11:35 p.m.-12:35 a.m. ET
NBC "Tonight" 0.88 rating, 5 share
CBS "Late Show," 0.54/3
ABC "Kimmel," 0.48/3
12:35-1:05 a.m. ET
ABC "Nightline," 0.33/2
12:35-1:35 a.m. ET
NBC "Late Night," 0.47/3
CBS "The Late Late Show," 0.33/3
1:35-2:05 a.m. ET
NBC "Last Call," 0.29/3

TOTAL VIEWERS
11:35 p.m.-12:35 a.m. ET
NBC "Tonight," 3.359 million viewers
CBS "Late Show," 2.667 million viewers
ABC "Kimmel," 2.162 million viewers
12:35-1:05 a.m. ET
ABC "Nightline," 1.432 million viewers
12:35-1:35 a.m. ET
NBC "Late Night," 1.541 million viewers
CBS "The Late Late Show," 1.293 million viewers
1:35-2:05 a.m. ET
NBC "Last Call," 0.878 million viewers

SELECTED CABLE RESULTS, WEEK SEPT. 26-30

NATIONAL ADULT 18-49 RATING
Comedy Central, 11-11:30 p.m. ET, "The Daily Show," 0.33
TBS, 11 p.m.-midnight, "Conan," 0.24
Adult Swim, 11:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m. ET, 0.59
Adult Swim, 12:30-1:30 a.m. ET, 0.47

Each adult 18-49 rating point equals 1.28 million viewers.

TOTAL VIEWERS
Comedy Central, 11-11:30 p.m., "The Daily Show," 0.819 million
TBS, 11 p.m.-midnight, "Conan," 0.566 million
Adult Swim, 11:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m. ET, 1.253 million
Adult Swim, 12:30-1:30 a.m. ET, 1.004 million





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