/r/AskAcademia metrics (AskAcademia: Questions for Academics)

This subreddit is for discussing academic life, and for asking questions directed towards people involved in academia, (both science and humanities).




Milestone Date Note
Jul 27, 2021 /r/AskAcademia is trending
Trend thread
Jun 30, 2021 /r/AskAcademia hits 400K subscribers
Mar 15, 2021 /r/AskAcademia hits 300K subscribers
Nov 11, 2020 /r/AskAcademia hits 200K subscribers
Apr 22, 2020 /r/AskAcademia hits 100K subscribers
Jan 26, 2020 /r/AskAcademia hits 90K subscribers
Sep 13, 2019 /r/AskAcademia hits 80K subscribers
Jul 13, 2019 /r/AskAcademia hits 70K subscribers
Jan 10, 2018 /r/AskAcademia is trending
Trend thread
Aug 5, 2017 /r/AskAcademia hits 30K subscribers
Jun 13, 2015 /r/AskAcademia hits 20K subscribers
Sep 2, 2013 /r/AskAcademia hits 10K subscribers
Nov 30, 2012 /r/AskAcademia enters TOP 5K subreddits
Oct 30, 2012 /r/AskAcademia had 5K subscribers when we started tracking
Jan 25, 2011 /r/AskAcademia is born
Total Subscribers


Subreddit Rank


Average Subscriber Growth

Average daily subscriber growth for the past week, month, and year for /r/AskAcademia.

Weekly Avg. 886
Monthly Avg. 832
Yearly Avg. 841
Average Active Users

The average active users (polled every 2 hours) for the past week and month for /r/AskAcademia.

Weekly Avg. 247
Monthly Avg. 253
Active Users/Subscriber 0.00067
Users By Time Of Day

Subreddit Growth

How /r/AskAcademia growth compares with growth of 3,114,305 other subreddits.

No. 345 Fastest growing yesterday
No. 428 Fastest growing last 7 days
No. 459 Fastest growing last 30 days
No. 425 Fastest growing last 90 days




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