"TOP TALK RADIO AUDIENCES BY SIZE. (Weekly cume low-end estimates 12-plus in millions rounded off to the nearest .25 million based upon TALKERS magazine analysis of a national sampling of Arbitron reports supported by other reliable indicators in rated and non-rated markets for FALL, 2001)." From www.talkers.com. All stations are AM except FM.

Mo-Fi/10p-4a, plus
Rank Host Millions Format Day/Time Station
1.Rush Limbaugh14.50+ConservMo-Fi/9a-noonKFI 640
2.Dr. Laura Schlessinger10.00+Mo-Fi/noon-3pKFI 640
3.Howard Stern8.00+zooKLSX 97.1 FM
4.Dr. Joy Browne5.00+
4.Sean Hannity5.00+ConservMo-Fi/noon-3p KABC 790
4.Michael Savage5.00+
5.Art Bell4.25+strangeKFI 640