Checking the U.S. Weekly Podcast Download Growth chart from Podtrac, we see that downloads last week were up over three percent from the previous week, which brought the year-long trendline up to 54% growth year-over-year.
Here is the chart:
Podtrac sent along these notes:
- The True Crime category showed the strongest week-over-week growth at +6%.
- Society & Culture showed the weakest week-over-week growth at -2%.
- The category with strongest growth year-over-year was Sports at +123%.
The Arts category experiences a startling growth spike for the week, and sport continued to perform well: