Breaking Bad aired it's finale episode on September 29th, 2013. The show had 62 episodes in total. Each season broke down as follows: Season 1: 7 Episodes Season 2: 13 Episodes Season 3: 13 Episodes Season 4: 13 Episodes Season 5 Part 1: 8 Episodes Season 5 Part 2: 8 Episodes
There will be no season six. With the death of Gus Freng in season 4, it was announced that season five would the end. There is a potential spin off focusing on attorney Saul Goodman in discussion right now.
There are no solid records available about how many people watched the season one of breaking bad as it just started yet but i do have a record of how many people watched its finale and the number is 10.3 million.
The first of the last eight episodes of Breaking Bad airs 11 August 2013. One episode will air each of the next eight weeks until the finale 28 September 2013. Then we have to look for some other quality show to fill the void.