The Most Popular Twitter Accounts In Canada
The most popular Twitter accounts in Canada are those of celebrities, politicians and media outlets, according to a new study.
The study, conducted by social media research firm Webprocomponents, looked at the top 50 Twitter accounts in Canada and found that 41 per cent were celebrities, 32 per cent were media outlets and 27 per cent were politicians.
The top 10 Twitter accounts in Canada are:
1. Justin Bieber (@justinbieber)
2. CTV News (@ctvnews)
3. CBC News (@cbcnews)
4. Global News (@globalnews)
5. Toronto Star (@torontostar)
6. CBC Sports (@cbcsports)
7. TSN (@tsn_official)
8. Montreal Canadiens (@canadiensmtl)
9. Vancouver Canucks (@canucks)
10. Edmonton Oilers (@edmontonoilers)
The study found that the top 50 Twitter accounts in Canada have a combined following of more than 18 million people.
The top 10 accounts alone have a combined following of more than 8.5 million people.
The study also found that the average number of tweets per day by the top 50 accounts is more than 3,700.
The top 10 accounts tweet an average of more than 1,700 times per day.
The study found that the top 50 Twitter accounts in Canada are followed by an average of more than 362,000 people.
The top 10 accounts are followed by an average of more than 724,000 people.
The study also found that the top 50 Twitter accounts in Canada have an average of more than 18,000 followers.
The top 10 accounts have an average of more than 36,000 followers.
are a mix of celebrities, politicians and media personalities. Here are the top 10 most followed Canadians on Twitter, as of June 2019:
1. Justin Bieber (@justinbieber) – The Canadian pop singer is the most followed Canadian on Twitter, with over 102 million followers.
2. Celine Dion (@celinedion) – The Quebec-born singer comes in second place with over 36 million followers.
3. Avril Lavigne (@AvrilLavigne) – The Ontario-born singer and songwriter is in third place with over 16 million followers.
4. Drake (@Drake) – The Toronto-born rapper and singer is in fourth place with over 15 million followers.
5. Pierre Karl Péladeau (@PKP) – The media mogul and former Quebec Premier is in fifth place with over 1.4 million followers.
6. Justin Trudeau (@JustinTrudeau) – The Canadian Prime Minister is in sixth place with over 1.3 million followers.
7. Steve Nash (@SteveNash) – The former NBA star and current head coach of the Brooklyn Nets is in seventh place with over 1.2 million followers.
8. Mike Richards (@MikeRichards) – The former NHL player and current television analyst is in eighth place with over 1.1 million followers.
9. TSN (@TSN_Sports) – The official Twitter account for The Sports Network is in ninth place with over 1 million followers.
10. Rick Mercer (@rickmercer) – The Canadian comedian and television personality rounds out the top 10 with over 950,000 followers.