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Podcast Industry Ranking Highlights
Top 10 Podcast Publishers
US Audience: November 2018
Rank Podcast Publisher US Unique Monthly Audience Global Unique Streams & Downloads Active Shows
1 NPR 18,580,000 153,335,000 42
2 iHeartRadio 13,748,000 135,638,000 126
3 This American Life/Serial 8,516,000 37,244,000 3
4 Wondery 7,941,000 46,507,000 85
5 PRX 7,351,000 58,800,000 36
6 New York Times 6,873,000 47,084,000 10
7 WNYC Studios 6,095,000 34,577,000 57
8 ESPN 5,698,000 50,171,000 63
9 Barstool Sports 3,498,000 27,895,000 33
10 Daily Wire 3,173,000 28,048,000 5

Total mobile and desktop US podcast audience.

Unique Monthly Audience:
Total of unique audience members who stream or download publisher's podcast content across all shows they produce.
Unique Streams & Downloads:
Total unique streams and downloads of podcast content for the month across all shows produced by publisher.
Active Shows:
Count of shows produced by publisher and measured by Podtrac which contribute to the totals in the Ranking.
Podcast Publisher:
An entity or individual which owns, creates and publishes podcasts.

Ranking data only includes publishers that participate in Podtrac measurement for the full month for which the ranking is being released.

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