Jay Leno clocked his biggest numbers with President Obama’s Tonight Show visit last night since his last visit to the show nine months ago. Leno and Obama trounced their broadcast competitors according to early metered-market household stats. In Nielsen’s 56 metered-markets here’s how things shook out:
*NBC’s Tonight Show with Jay Leno: 3.8/10
*CBS’s Late Show with David Letterman: 1.8/5
*ABC’s Jimmy Kimmel Live: 1.8/5
In the 25 markets that have Local People Meters, Obama’s visit to Leno’s show resulted in Tonight’s best demo rating on a Tuesday since the night of The Voice finale in December of ’12.