/r/COVID19 metrics (COVID-19)

In December 2019, SARS-CoV-2 emerged in the city of Wuhan, China. This subreddit seeks to facilitate scientific discussion of this potential global public health threat. We have very strict rules. Please make sure to read them before posting or commenting. Moderators may lock or remove comments or posts at their discretion.


Milestone Date Note
Mar 30, 2021 /r/COVID19 is trending Trend thread
Sep 20, 2020 /r/COVID19 hits 300K subscribers
Jul 13, 2020 /r/COVID19 is trending Trend thread
May 5, 2020 /r/COVID19 is trending
Apr 17, 2020 /r/COVID19 hits 200K subscribers
Mar 17, 2020 /r/COVID19 enters TOP 5K subreddits
Mar 17, 2020 /r/COVID19 hits 80K subscribers
Mar 8, 2020 /r/COVID19 hits 40K subscribers
Feb 27, 2020 /r/COVID19 hits 20K subscribers
Feb 27, 2020 /r/COVID19 enters TOP 10K subreddits
Feb 17, 2020 /r/COVID19 hits 10K subscribers
Feb 14, 2020 /r/COVID19 hits 5K subscribers
Feb 11, 2020 /r/COVID19 is born
Total Subscribers


Subreddit Rank


Average Subscriber Growth
Average daily subscriber growth for the past week, month, and year for /r/COVID19.
Weekly Avg.-30
Monthly Avg.-29
Yearly Avg.64
Average Active Users
The average active users (polled every 2 hours) for the past week and month for /r/COVID19.
Weekly Avg.416
Monthly Avg.461
Active Users/Subscriber0.00161
Users By Time Of Day

Subreddit Growth
How /r/COVID19 growth compares with growth of 3,553,309 other subreddits.
No. 3,552,413Fastest growing yesterday
No. 3,552,448Fastest growing last 7 days
No. 3,552,469Fastest growing last 30 days
No. 3,552,460Fastest growing last 90 days




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