August 2016 - Top Podcast Publishers Ranking

Podtrac's Top Podcast Publisher Ranking for August 2016 is now available.

The full August Podcast Industry Ranking of Top 10 Publishers is now available at

Highlights of the August Ranking :

  • NPR maintains the #1 spot for the 5th month in a row with a US Unique Monthly Audience of 8.5 million up from 7.9 million in July
  • WNYC Studies and This American Life/Serial maintain their #2 and #3 rankings with 5.8 million and 5.1 million unique U. S. audience members, respectively.
  • Each of the ten publishers on the ranking saw an increase in their audience numbers from July to August.
  • The Top 10 Publishers generated 183,433,000 total Global Unique Streams and Downloads in the month of August - a 2% decrease from July.