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ABC’s “Jimmy Kimmel Live” Posts its 2nd-Highest Adult 18-49 Number In 4 Months and its Best Adult 18-34 Number in Well Over 2 Years,
 
 For the 3rd Straight Week, “JKL” Tops NBC’s “Fallon” in Viewers and Adults 18-49.


“JKL” Outdelivers “Ferguson” by 21% in Adults 18-49 for the Week, Besting Its CBS Competitor for the 3rd Week Running and the 7th Time in 10 Weeks.

Weekly National Ratings:
During the week of June 7, 2010, ABC’s “Jimmy Kimmel Live” was up over the prior week in both Total Viewers (1.64 vs. 1.62 million) and Adults 18-49 (783,000 vs. 725,000).  Building week to week by 8%, “JKL” posted its second-highest Adult 18-49 number in 4 months – since w/o 2/1/10.  In addition, “Jimmy Kimmel Live” scored its top Adult 18-34 number (356,000) in well over 2 years – since w/o 2/4/08.
 
During the week, ABC’s “Jimmy Kimmel Live” outperformed NBC’s “Late Night with Jimmy Fallon” for the 3rd straight week in both Total Viewers (+9% – 1.64 million vs. 1.51 million) and Adults 18-49 (+7% – 783,000 vs. 730,000).  In fact “JKL” attracted a larger overall audience than “Fallon” for the 6th time in the last 7 weeks.  

For the 3rd week running, ABC’s “Jimmy Kimmel Live” outdelivered CBS’ “The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson” in Adults 18-49, by a margin of +21% (783,000 vs. 645,000).  Consistently leading with young adults, “JKL” topped “Ferguson” for the 7th time in 10 weeks in Adults 18-49.

(Source: ABC – The Nielsen Company, Live + Same Day National Program Ratings for week of 6/07/10.  Comparisons based on 000s)


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