/r/horror metrics (All Things Horror: From Movies & TV to Books & Games)

R/HORROR, known as Dreadit by our subscribers is the premier horror entertainment community on Reddit. For more than a decade /R/HORROR has been reddit.com’s gateway to all things Horror: from movies & TV, to books & games.




Milestone Date Note
Sep 25, 2020 /r/horror hits 2 Million subscribers
Jan 24, 2020 /r/horror enters TOP 200 subreddits
Aug 9, 2019 /r/horror hits 1 Million subscribers
Jul 13, 2019 /r/horror hits 900K subscribers
Jul 13, 2019 /r/horror enters TOP 300 subreddits
Jan 10, 2018 /r/horror is trending
Trend thread
Nov 15, 2017 /r/horror hits 200K subscribers
Sep 22, 2016 /r/horror is trending
Trend thread
Aug 15, 2016 /r/horror hits 100K subscribers
May 21, 2016 /r/horror hits 90K subscribers
Oct 2, 2015 /r/horror hits 80K subscribers
May 17, 2015 /r/horror hits 70K subscribers
Nov 8, 2014 /r/horror hits 60K subscribers
May 9, 2014 /r/horror hits 50K subscribers
Sep 29, 2013 /r/horror hits 40K subscribers
Mar 21, 2013 /r/horror hits 30K subscribers
Nov 30, 2012 /r/horror enters TOP 400 subreddits
Oct 30, 2012 /r/horror had 20K subscribers when we started tracking
Feb 27, 2008 /r/horror is born
Total Subscribers


Subreddit Rank


Average Subscriber Growth

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

Weekly Avg. 2,740
Monthly Avg. 2,885
Yearly Avg. 2,638
Average Active Users

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

Weekly Avg. 1,586
Monthly Avg. 1,918
Active Users/Subscriber 0.0008
Users By Time Of Day


Subreddit Growth

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

No. 86 Fastest growing yesterday
No. 91 Fastest growing last 7 days
No. 87 Fastest growing last 30 days
No. 90 Fastest growing last 90 days




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