/r/AskEconomics metrics (Ask Economics)

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Milestone Date Note
Jan 22, 2022 /r/AskEconomics enters TOP 1K subreddits
Nov 19, 2021 /r/AskEconomics hits 500K subscribers
Jul 9, 2021 /r/AskEconomics hits 400K subscribers
Jun 3, 2021 /r/AskEconomics is trending
Trend thread
Apr 5, 2021 /r/AskEconomics hits 300K subscribers
Feb 1, 2021 /r/AskEconomics hits 200K subscribers
Jan 25, 2021 /r/AskEconomics is trending
Trend thread
Dec 10, 2020 /r/AskEconomics hits 100K subscribers
Nov 8, 2020 /r/AskEconomics hits 90K subscribers
Oct 17, 2020 /r/AskEconomics hits 80K subscribers
Sep 20, 2020 /r/AskEconomics hits 70K subscribers
Sep 7, 2020 /r/AskEconomics hits 60K subscribers
Sep 7, 2020 /r/AskEconomics enters TOP 5K subreddits
Mar 17, 2020 /r/AskEconomics hits 30K subscribers
Jul 13, 2019 /r/AskEconomics hits 20K subscribers
Apr 28, 2017 /r/AskEconomics hits 5K subscribers
Feb 1, 2017 /r/AskEconomics enters TOP 10K subreddits
Mar 14, 2016 /r/AskEconomics hits 1K subscribers
Mar 28, 2015 /r/AskEconomics hits 500 subscribers
Jan 11, 2014 /r/AskEconomics hits 100 subscribers
Mar 31, 2011 /r/AskEconomics is born
Total Subscribers


Subreddit Rank


Average Subscriber Growth

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

Weekly Avg. 1,230
Monthly Avg. 1,235
Yearly Avg. 1,223
Average Active Users

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

Weekly Avg. 148
Monthly Avg. 131
Active Users/Subscriber 0.00026
Users By Time Of Day

Subreddit Growth

How /r/AskEconomics growth compares with growth of 3,302,880 other subreddits.

No. 416 Fastest growing yesterday
No. 421 Fastest growing last 7 days
No. 429 Fastest growing last 30 days
No. 414 Fastest growing last 90 days




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