World leaders with the most Twitter followers as of May 2017

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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
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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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