Triton Digital releases “Canada Podcast Ranker” for May 2022

Triton Digital’s Podcast Reports list the Top Podcasts in a particular country or region, as measured by Triton’s Podcast Metrics measurement service.

The top ranked podcast overall is Dateline NBC (NBCUniversal News Group) (see illustration below), followed by the CBC’s Front Burner and The Current, Wondery’s SmartLess, and SXM’s Crime Junkie.

For the top-ranked podcasts, there are several debuts, including  CNN 5 Things (WarnerMedia), Something Was Wrong (Wondery Network), Pod Save America (SXM Media) and more.

Canada-originated English-language podcast debuts include Kuper Island (CBC/Radio-Canada) and The Next Call with David Rigden (CBC/Radio-Canada).

SXM Media earned the #1 spot on the Top Networks Report with 4.4M Average Weekly Downloads, followed by CBC/Radio-Canada with 2.8M Average Weekly Downloads, and Wondery Network with 2.0M Average Weekly Downloads.

Triton offers an interactive page on which the month’s top 100 podcasts can be filtered or sorted by language (English or French), time period (starting March 2020), subject (e.g., Arts, Business, Comedy, True Crime), and/or publisher (e.g., SXM, CBC, or Rogers) here.


Kurt Hanson