NPR Tops In May


According to, the leading podcast publishers for May 2019 were NPR, iHeartRadio, PRX, Wondery, and the New York Times, in that order.


  • WNYC Studios was the only publisher to see an increase in Unique Monthly Audience in May over April.
  • Average U.S. Unique Monthly Audience across the Top 10 publishers of 8.6 million is down slightly (2%) from April 2019 and up 41% year-over-year (from April of 2018).
  • Global Unique Downloads and Streams are up 6% in May 2019 over April 2019.