How many followers do Twitter users have on average?

The numbers bellow represent particular segment of Twitter users - the users using VICConsult Twitter Automation Tools


Twitter Statistics for 2012

  • The average Twitter user has 126 followers
  • The average Twitter users tweets a link at 9am, achieves a 1.17% click through rate (1.4 followers click the link)
  • Over 40% of Twitter users do not tweet anything
  • About 0.05% of the total twitter population attract almost 50% of attention on the channel
  • 71% of the millions of tweets each day attract no reaction
  • 25% of Twitter users have no followers
  • 45% of the mass communications posted on Twitter are nonsense
  • 8% of Americans use Twitter
  • Twitter now has more than 140 million active users, sending 340 million tweets every day
  • Twitter users send over a billion tweets every 72 hours
  • Twitter will reach 250 million active users by the end of 2012