15 Twitter Statistics You Should Know
There are 330m monthly active users and 145 million daily users. A total of 1.3 billion accounts have been created. Of those, 44% made an account and left before ever sending a tweet. Based on US accounts, 10% of users write 80% of tweets. 22% of Americans are on Twitter. Only 550 million people have ever sent a tweet. 500 million people visit the site each month without logging in. As of Q1 2019, 68m US citizens are monthly active users of Twitter.
80% of active users access the site via mobile. 707 is the average number of followers. 391 million accounts have no followers at all. Barack Obama has the most followers, with over 111m, followed by Katy Perry and Justin Bieber. Taylor Swift is the most influential person on Twitter. Donald Trump came second, with Narendra Modi in 3rd place. Journalists make up 24.6% of verified accounts. 83% of the world’s leaders are on Twitter. 79% of accounts are held outside of the U.S. Twitter estimates 23m of its active users are actually bots.