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The Economist Twitter Stats

@TheEconomist - Tracking The Economist Twitter profile since September 26, 2008

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  • Worldwide Rank #74
  • Follower/Following Ratio 123k
  • Daily New Followers 22k
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The Economist's story

The Economist, also known as @TheEconomist has a super star's presence on Twitter and is ranked by us in the 100% percentile for account strength. Active on Twitter since May 2007, The Economist made it to having a whopping 19,506,826 Twitter followers and to being ranked 74 for number of followers among all Twitter users.

As a matter of fact, @TheEconomist has the prominent #5 placing on the Media/News/Publishing category.

That's awesome! @TheEconomist seems to be on its way to Twitterverse domination! The plot thickens when considering The Economist's follower-to-following ratio, which is 123460.92. As you can probably gather, this metric places this account comfortably within celebrity status.

Tweeting is apparently one of @TheEconomist's favorite pastimes, with an average of 109 tweet(s) per day in the past 30 days. However this seems to be a big change from a total of 101,382 since @TheEconomist joined Twitter.
It seems like The Economist is commanding an enormous amount of attention on Twitter, with an audience attentiveness score of 100%, which stems from being tracked on 107,917 Twitter lists and normalized to their 19,506,826 followers.

This account is tracked by us for quite some time now, actually since September 2008. As of March 25 2017 we track 14 Twitter accounts, so feel free to search for other accounts you're interested in and reveal their Twitter story!

#74 Worldwide Rank
Follower Following / Ratio
94 Tweets per day
Worldwide rank Evolution
4.4% Follower
5 Rank in Category
100% Audience
107K Listed
@TheEconomist Twitter Stats Overview
Daily average: + 22,638 followers, + 135 tweets, 0 following.

The Economist Tweets

@TheEconomist has posted 2,816 tweets in the last 30 days, which translates to an average of 94 tweets per day.

The Economist Twitter Followers

@TheEconomist has 19,506,826 followers on Twitter.
This account is #74 in the worldwide rank of the most popular Twitter users.


The Economist Following on Twitter

@TheEconomist is following 158 Twitter accounts.
Last month this account stopped following 1 users.

The Economist Predictions & Milestones

@TheEconomist will hit 21,544,258 followers in the next 3 months, and 27,769,744 in one year.

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We track these Twitter stats since September 26, 2008 . You can see how many followers The Economist lost or gained and what the prediction is for tomorrow or the next 15 days, together with all kinds of other stats like rank compared to all Twitter users, tweets etc.

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