Monday Late-Night, ‘Jay Leno’ beating ‘David Letterman’ Leno is back


In Late-Night Metered Markets Monday night: “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno” (3.2/8 in metered-market households) led the time period over CBS’s “Late Show with David Letterman” (2.8/7) and ABC’s combination of “Nightline (3.6/8) and “Jimmy Kimmel Live” (1.6/5) in Nielsen’s 56 metered markets. 
In the 25 markets with Local People Meters, “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno” (1.2/5) ranked #1 among the major networks in the time period over “Late Show” (0.9/4) and ABC’s combination of  “Nightline” (1.4/5) and “Jimmy Kimmel Live” (0.7/4).

At 12:35 a.m., “Late Night with Jimmy Fallon” (1.2/4 in metered-market households) trailed CBS’s “Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson” (1.4/5).  In the 25 markets with Local People Meters, “Late Night” (0.5/3 in 18-49) tied “Late Late Show” (0.5/3).

At 1:35 a.m., “Last Call with Carson Daly” averaged a 0.7/3 in metered-market households and a 0.3/2 in adults 18-49 in the 25 markets with local people meters.

NOTE: All national ratings are “live plus same day” from Nielsen Media Research unless otherwise indicated.  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.” 

(source: information from NBC)