/r/childfree metrics (Childfree)

Discussion and links of interest to childfree individuals. "Childfree" refers to those who do not have and do not ever want children (whether biological, adopted, or otherwise).




Milestone Date Note
Sep 7, 2020 /r/childfree hits 1 Million subscribers
Apr 17, 2020 /r/childfree hits 900K subscribers
Feb 4, 2020 /r/childfree hits 800K subscribers
Dec 16, 2019 /r/childfree enters TOP 400 subreddits
Nov 24, 2019 /r/childfree hits 700K subscribers
Aug 11, 2019 /r/childfree hits 600K subscribers
Jul 13, 2019 /r/childfree hits 500K subscribers
Feb 4, 2018 /r/childfree hits 200K subscribers
Jan 10, 2018 /r/childfree is trending
Trend thread
Dec 26, 2017 /r/childfree is trending
Trend thread
Nov 7, 2017 /r/childfree is trending
Trend thread
Jul 17, 2016 /r/childfree hits 100K subscribers
Nov 4, 2015 /r/childfree hits 90K subscribers
Jul 8, 2015 /r/childfree hits 80K subscribers
May 8, 2015 /r/childfree enters TOP 500 subreddits
Mar 20, 2015 /r/childfree hits 70K subscribers
Dec 2, 2014 /r/childfree hits 60K subscribers
Nov 8, 2014 /r/childfree is trending
Trend thread
Aug 5, 2014 /r/childfree hits 50K subscribers
Jun 28, 2014 /r/childfree is trending
Trend thread
Mar 6, 2014 /r/childfree hits 40K subscribers
Aug 5, 2013 /r/childfree hits 30K subscribers
Feb 19, 2013 /r/childfree hits 20K subscribers
Nov 30, 2012 /r/childfree enters TOP 1K subreddits
Oct 30, 2012 /r/childfree had 10K subscribers when we started tracking
Feb 26, 2009 /r/childfree is born
Total Subscribers


Subreddit Rank


Average Subscriber Growth

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

Weekly Avg. 1,388
Monthly Avg. 1,612
Yearly Avg. 1,628
Average Active Users

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

Weekly Avg. 2,130
Monthly Avg. 2,135
Active Users/Subscriber 0.00183
Users By Time Of Day


Subreddit Growth

How /r/childfree growth compares with growth of 2,464,087 other subreddits.

No. 374 Fastest growing yesterday
No. 315 Fastest growing last 7 days
No. 258 Fastest growing last 30 days
No. 263 Fastest growing last 90 days




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