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Podcast Industry Ranking Highlights
Top 10 Podcast Publishers
US Audience: June 2017
Rank Podcast Publisher US Unique Monthly Audience Global Unique Streams & Downloads Active Shows
1 NPR 12,381,000 97,182,000 39
2 WNYC Studios 6,242,000 34,143,000 42
3 This American Life/Serial 5,324,000 22,760,000 3
4 HowStuffWorks 4,355,000 35,486,000 14
5 ESPN 3,452,000 30,328,000 94
6 Radiotopia 3,030,000 16,492,000 16
7 Wondery 2,602,000 17,144,000 38
8 New York Times 2,311,000 14,682,000 9
9 CBS 1,786,000 13,434,000 417
10 American Public Media 1,543,000 6,740,000 39

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Unique Monthly Audience:
Total of unique audience members who stream or download publisher's podcast content across all shows they produce.
Unique Streams & Downloads:
Total unique streams and downloads of podcast content for the month across all shows produced by publisher.
Active Shows:
Count of shows produced by publisher and measured by Podtrac which contribute to the totals in the Ranking.
Podcast Publisher:
An entity or individual which owns, creates and publishes podcasts.

Note: Ranking data only includes publishers that participate in Podtrac measurement for the full month for which the ranking is being released.