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Podtrac Releases Weekly Podcast Data Through June 6


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Podtrac podcast data for the week of May 31-June 6 shows downloads were down 8% over the previous week and declined 13% over the corresponding period last year for Podtrac measured shows. The History and True Crime categories reflected the largest growth week-over-week rising 3% each. The News category showed the weakest growth week-over-week falling 13% from the prior week.

Download growth for the 52-week period from June 1, 2020 to June 6, 2021 was down 13% across all Podtrac measured podcasts. Week-over-week download growth for the week of May 31-June 6 fell 8% across all Podtrac measured podcasts.

Download growth for the 52-week period from June 1, 2020 to June 6, 2021 was -9% for Arts, -19% for Business, 0% for Comedy, -40% for Education, -7% for History, -27% for News, -6% for Science, -13% for Society & Culture, -9% for Sports, and +44% for True Crime.

Week-over-week download growth for the week of May 31-June 6, 2021 was -2% for Arts, -11% for Business, -12% for Comedy, -3% for Education, +3% for History, -13% for News, -6% for Science, -5% for Society & Culture, -11% for Sports, and +3% for True Crime.

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