World leaders with the most Twitter followers as of May 2017

Twitter: world leaders with the most Twitter followers 2017 This statistic gives information on the most influential and active world leaders on social media as of May 2017, ranked by Twitter followers. U.S. President Donald Trump was ranked second, having aggregated over 30.13 million Twitter followers on his personal account. The official @POTUS account was ranked fifth with 17.76 million followers worldwide.
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Twitter followers in millions
Pope Francis, Vatican @Pontifex*33.72
Donald Trump, U.S. @RealDonaldTrump30.13
Narendra Modi, India @NarendraModi30.06
Prime Minister, India @PMOIndia18.04
President, U.S. @POTUS17.76
The White House, U.S. @WhiteHouse14.42
Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, Turkey @RT_Erdogan10.27
Sushma Swaraj, India @SushmaSwaraj8.01
HH Sheikh Mohammed, UAE @Jokowi7.92
Joko Widodo, Indonesia @Jokowi7.43
Twitter followers in millions
Pope Francis, Vatican @Pontifex*33.72
Donald Trump, U.S. @RealDonaldTrump30.13
Narendra Modi, India @NarendraModi30.06
Prime Minister, India @PMOIndia18.04
President, U.S. @POTUS17.76
The White House, U.S. @WhiteHouse14.42
Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, Turkey @RT_Erdogan10.27
Sushma Swaraj, India @SushmaSwaraj8.01
HH Sheikh Mohammed, UAE @Jokowi7.92
Joko Widodo, Indonesia @Jokowi7.43
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This statistic gives information on the most influential and active world leaders on social media as of May 2017, ranked by Twitter followers. U.S. President Donald Trump was ranked second, having aggregated over 30.13 million Twitter followers on his personal account. The official @POTUS account was ranked fifth with 17.76 million followers worldwide.
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Release date
May 2017
Region
Worldwide
Survey time period
May 22, 2017
Supplementary notes
*A total of the Pope's nine language accounts

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