/r/collapse metrics (Collapse of Civilization)

Discussion regarding the potential collapse of global civilization, defined as a significant decrease in human population and/or political/economic/social complexity over a considerable area, for an extended time. We seek to deepen our understanding of collapse while providing mutual support, not to document every detail of our demise.


Milestone Date Note
Dec 25, 2020 /r/collapse is trending Trend thread
Sep 7, 2020 /r/collapse hits 200K subscribers
Jul 13, 2019 /r/collapse hits 100K subscribers
Jan 10, 2018 /r/collapse is trending Trend thread
Jun 24, 2017 /r/collapse hits 50K subscribers
Jun 23, 2017 /r/collapse is trending Trend thread
Sep 2, 2015 /r/collapse hits 40K subscribers
Jun 9, 2013 /r/collapse hits 30K subscribers
Nov 30, 2012 /r/collapse enters TOP 400 subreddits
Oct 30, 2012 /r/collapse had 20K subscribers when we started tracking
May 2, 2008 /r/collapse is born
Total Subscribers


Subreddit Rank


Average Subscriber Growth
Average daily subscriber growth for the past week, month, and year for /r/collapse.
Weekly Avg.275
Monthly Avg.238
Yearly Avg.258
Average Active Users
The average active users (polled every 2 hours) for the past week and month for /r/collapse.
Weekly Avg.1,023
Monthly Avg.935
Active Users/Subscriber0.0044
Users By Time Of Day

Subreddit Growth
How /r/collapse growth compares with growth of 2,588,081 other subreddits.
No. 2,438Fastest growing yesterday
No. 1,953Fastest growing last 7 days
No. 2,190Fastest growing last 30 days
No. 2,196Fastest growing last 90 days




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