/r/literature metrics (literature)

Welcome to /r/literature, a community for deeper discussions of plays, poetry, short stories, and novels. Discussions of literary criticism, literary history, literary theory, and critical theory are also welcome--strongly encouraged, even.


Milestone Date Note
Oct 12, 2019 /r/literature hits 1 Million subscribers
Jul 13, 2019 /r/literature enters TOP 300 subreddits
Jul 13, 2019 /r/literature hits 900K subscribers
Jan 10, 2018 /r/literature is trending Trend thread
Jan 19, 2017 /r/literature hits 100K subscribers
Jul 27, 2016 /r/literature hits 90K subscribers
Jul 26, 2016 /r/literature is trending Trend thread
May 19, 2015 /r/literature hits 80K subscribers
Sep 24, 2014 /r/literature hits 70K subscribers
May 1, 2014 /r/literature is trending Trend thread
Apr 17, 2014 /r/literature hits 60K subscribers
Sep 11, 2013 /r/literature hits 50K subscribers
Apr 14, 2013 /r/literature hits 40K subscribers
Feb 18, 2013 /r/literature hits 30K subscribers
Nov 30, 2012 /r/literature enters TOP 400 subreddits
Oct 30, 2012 /r/literature had 20K subscribers when we started tracking
Mar 31, 2008 /r/literature is born
Total Subscribers


Subreddit Rank


Average Subscriber Growth
Average daily subscriber growth for the past week, month, and year for /r/literature.
Weekly Avg.1,154
Monthly Avg.1,217
Yearly Avg.1,262
Average Active Users
The average active users (polled every 2 hours) for the past week and month for /r/literature.
Weekly Avg.75
Monthly Avg.83
Active Users/Subscriber5.0E-5
Users By Time Of Day

Subreddit Growth
How /r/literature growth compares with growth of 2,512,950 other subreddits.
No. 379Fastest growing yesterday
No. 400Fastest growing last 7 days
No. 340Fastest growing last 30 days
No. 296Fastest growing last 90 days




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