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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 #612
  • Follower/Following Ratio 869.14
  • Daily New Followers 295
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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 1,514,046 Twitter followers and to being ranked 612 for number of followers among all Twitter users.

As a matter of fact, @GOVUK has the prominent #53 placing on the Government Organization category.

Uh-oh... seems like someone has fallen asleep while on duty and is dropping in social relevance. The plot thickens when considering GOV UK's follower-to-following ratio, which is 869.14. 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 4 tweet(s) per day in the past 30 days. However this seems to be a big change from a total of 9,209 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 19%, which stems from being tracked on 2,850 Twitter lists and normalized to their 1,514,046 followers.

This account is tracked by us for quite some time now, actually since May 2009. As of October 22 2017 we track 282184853 Twitter accounts, so feel free to search for other accounts you're interested in and reveal their Twitter story!

#612 Worldwide Rank
Follower Following / Ratio
4 Tweets per day
Worldwide rank Evolution
0.0% Follower
53 Rank in Category
19% Audience
2K Listed
@GOVUK Twitter Stats Overview
Daily average: + 295 followers, + 4 tweets, 0 following.

GOV UK Tweets

@GOVUK has posted 120 tweets in the last 30 days, which translates to an average of 4 tweets per day.

GOV UK Twitter Followers

@GOVUK has 1,514,046 followers on Twitter.
This account is #612 in the worldwide rank of the most popular Twitter users.


GOV UK Following on Twitter

@GOVUK is following 1,742 Twitter accounts.
Last month this account followed 2 users.

GOV UK Predictions & Milestones

@GOVUK will hit 1,540,553 followers in the next 3 months, and 1,621,548 in one year.

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