Leading U.S. Twitter topics 2015, by mentions

Most popular subjects of conversation on Twitter in the United States in 2015, based on total number of mentions (in millions)

by Statista Research Department, last edited Dec 5, 2015
Leading U.S. Twitter topics 2015, by mentions This statistic presents the most popular subjects of conversation on Twitter in the United States in 2015, based on total number of mentions. According to the source, the most discussed person was Donald Trump with 43 million mentions in 2015.
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Most popular subjects of conversation on Twitter in the United States in 2015, based on total number of mentions (in millions)

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Total number of mentions in 2015 in millions
Donald Trump43
Hillary Clinton31.5
Iraq & ISIS24
Bernie Sanders19.2
#BlackLivesMatter15
Iran14.8
Freddie Gray13.1
Jeb Bush12.5
Guns11.8
Abortion & Planned Parenthood11.2
Total number of mentions in 2015 in millions
Donald Trump43
Hillary Clinton31.5
Iraq & ISIS24
Bernie Sanders19.2
#BlackLivesMatter15
Iran14.8
Freddie Gray13.1
Jeb Bush12.5
Guns11.8
Abortion & Planned Parenthood11.2
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by Statista Research Department, last edited Dec 5, 2015
This statistic presents the most popular subjects of conversation on Twitter in the United States in 2015, based on total number of mentions. According to the source, the most discussed person was Donald Trump with 43 million mentions in 2015.
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