Podcasting in the U.S.

Statistics report on podcasting in the U.S.

Podcasting in the U.S.

This report has been compiled to provide statistical information about the podcast market in the United States. It includes financial data for major publishers and host, audience size and demographics, as well as insights into consumer behavior and preferences.

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Publishers and hosts

  • Premium Statistic iHeartMedia revenue 2015-2023
  • Basic Statistic NPR revenue in the U.S. 2015-2023
  • Basic Statistic NPR investment in podcasting in the U.S. 2018-2022
  • Premium Statistic Spotify revenue 2013-2023


  • Premium Statistic Leading podcast publishers in the U.S. 2022, by monthly unique audience
  • Premium Statistic Number of podcast listeners on Spotify & Apple Podcasts U.S. 2022
  • Premium Statistic Preferred podcast providers in the United States 2022
  • Premium Statistic Top conservative podcasts on Castbox platform worldwide 2023, by subscribers

Audience overview

  • Premium Forecast Number of users of podcasts in the U.S. 2020-2029
  • Premium Statistic Number of podcast listeners in the U.S. 2013-2023
  • Premium Statistic Share of U.S. adults aware of the term podcasting 2006-2022
  • Premium Statistic Share of U.S. consumers who listen to audio podcasts 2006-2022
  • Premium Statistic Monthly podcast consumption in the U.S. 2008-2023
  • Premium Statistic Weekly podcast consumption in the U.S. 2013-2022

Audience demographics

  • Premium Statistic Share of people who listen to podcasts monthly in the U.S. 2020-2022, by age group
  • Premium Statistic Monthly podcast consumers in the U.S. 2022, by gender
  • Premium Statistic U.S. podcast consumers in the U.S. and Canada 2021, by gender
  • Premium Statistic Podcast listening penetration in the U.S. 2022, by generation
  • Premium Statistic Podcast format preference in the United States 2022, by generation


  • Premium Statistic Share of monthly podcast listeners in selected markets worldwide 2021, by country
  • Premium Statistic Podcast consumption in the U.S. 2021, by frequency
  • Basic Statistic Frequency of podcast news consumption in the U.S. 2022
  • Premium Statistic Weekly or more podcast consumers in the U.S. and Canada 2021, by generation
  • Premium Statistic Reasons for not listening to podcasts in the U.S. and Europe 2021
  • Premium Statistic Way of podcast discovery in the U.S. and Europe 2021

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