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Podcast listener diversity in the U.S. 2019

According to a study conducted between January and August 2019, 65 percent of new podcast listeners were female, compared to 49 percent of those who had been listening to podcasts for a year or more. Meanwhile, 30 percent of new listeners were non-white, almost double the share of long-time podcast fans.

Diversity among new podcast listeners in the United States as of August 2019

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Release date

October 2019


United States

Survey time period

January to August 2019

Number of respondents


Age group

13 years and older

Special properties

survey responses gathered via company's customer database

Supplementary notes

*The sample size for respondents who had been listening to podcasts for less than one year, classed a new podcast consumers, was 11,826. For consumers who had been listening to podcasts for a year or more, the sample size was 66,097.

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