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@GOVUK - Tracking GOV UK Twitter profile since May 4, 2009

Official twitter channel for GOV.UK - the best place to find UK government services and information. See our social media house rules:


  • Worldwide Rank #652
  • Follower/Following Ratio 833.07
  • Daily New Followers 441
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GOV UK's story

GOV UK, also known as @GOVUK has a pretty strong presence on Twitter and is ranked by us in the 60% percentile for account strength. Active on Twitter since November 2008, GOV UK made it to having a whopping 1,442,041 Twitter followers and to being ranked 652 for number of followers among all Twitter users.

As a matter of fact, @GOVUK has the prominent #44 placing on the Government Organization category.

Good on ya, @GOVUK for keeping strong! The plot thickens when considering GOV UK's follower-to-following ratio, which is 833.07. As you can probably gather, this metric places this account comfortably within celebrity status.

From a tweeting perspective, @GOVUK is a casual user, with an average of 6 tweet(s) per day in the past 30 days. However this seems to be a big change from a total of 8,025 since @GOVUK joined Twitter.
It seems like GOV UK doesn't have a very wide-reaching attentiveness to their posts on Twitter, with an audience attentiveness score of 18%, which stems from being tracked on 2,747 Twitter lists and normalized to their 1,442,041 followers.

This account is tracked by us for quite some time now, actually since May 2009. As of March 27 2017 we track 14 Twitter accounts, so feel free to search for other accounts you're interested in and reveal their Twitter story!

#652 Worldwide Rank
Worldwide rank Evolution
6 Tweets per day
Follower Following / Ratio
44 Rank in Category
0.9% Follower
18% Audience
2K Listed
@GOVUK Twitter Stats Overview
Daily average: + 441 followers, + 5 tweets, 0 following.

GOV UK Tweets

@GOVUK has posted 159 tweets in the last 30 days, which translates to an average of 6 tweets per day.

GOV UK Twitter Followers

@GOVUK has 1,442,041 followers on Twitter.
This account is #652 in the worldwide rank of the most popular Twitter users.


GOV UK Following on Twitter

@GOVUK is following 1,731 Twitter accounts.
Last month this account followed no users.

GOV UK Predictions & Milestones

@GOVUK will hit 1,481,725 followers in the next 3 months, and 1,602,980 in one year.

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