2020 Facts & Figures // Twitter Statistics

This is it. The ultimate list of Twitter statistics that you need to know in 2020.

We’ve scoured the web and compiled everything we could find into one complete record, full of sources.

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  • As of the first quarter of 2020, Twitter has 166 million monetizable daily active users (mDAUs).

Below is the share of Twitter's advertising audience worldwide, listed by age and gender.

  • In the United States, 80% of tweets are created by just 10% of users.
  • Findings from Pew Research Center show that the average U.S. adult posts twice and favorites one tweet per month, follows 89 accounts, and has 29 followers.
  • Some 13% of adults in the U.S. keep their accounts private.
  • 21% of females are on Twitter
  • 24% of males are on Twitter
  • Percentage of users on Twitter
    • 13 - 17 (33%)
    • 18 - 29 (38%)
    • 30 - 49 (26%)
    • 50 - 64 (17%)
    • 65+ (7%)
  • Locations of users on Twitter
    • Urban - 22%
    • Suburban - 26%
    • Rural - 13%

  1. Barack Obama - 112 million
  2. Justin Bieber - 108.9 million
  3. Katy Perry - 108.4 million
  4. Rihanna - 95.7 million
  5. Taylor Swift - 85.6 million
  6. Cristiano Ronaldo - 82.5 million
  7. Lady Gaga - 80.8 million
  8. Ellen Degeneres - 79.4 million
  9. YouTube - 72.2 million
  10. Donald Trump - 72.1 million

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2020 Facts & Figures // Twitter Statistics