Fox News said that Tucker Carlson Tonight averaged 5.36 million viewers in October.
The network said that show’s monthly average viewership was the highest for any program in cable news history.
The show also had just over 1 million viewers in the adults 25-54 category, and 670,000 in adults 18-49.
Hannity was second for the month, with 5.1 million, followed by The Five with 4.1 million, Ingraham Angle with 4.07 million and MSNBC’s The Rachel Maddow Show with 3.7 million. In the 25-54 demo, Tucker Carlson had 1,003,000, followed by Hannity with 982,000, The Ingraham Angle with 760,000, The Five with 673,000 and The Story with 625,000.