Triton Digital Releases the May 2020 Australian Podcast Ranker

by Triton Digital

On Monday, June 15, 2020, we announced the release of the latest Australia Podcast Ranker for the May 2020 reporting period. This Ranker has been expanded to include popular titles from Audioboom and West Australian Newspapers as well as a Top 10 Publisher listing.  The Ranker provides insight into the Top 100 Podcasts as well as the Top 10 Publishers in Australia from 1 May through 31 May, 2020, as measured by Triton’s Podcast Metrics measurement service.

Eighteen new entities debuted in the Top 100 Podcast ranker this reporting period, including Casefile True Crime and No Such Thing As A Fish (Audioboom), Matt & Alex – All Day Breakfast (SCA-PodcastOne Australia), CLAREMONT: The Trial (West Australian Newspapers), and The Fighter & The Kid (ARN/iHeartMedia). Stuff You Should Know (ARN/iHeartMedia) remained in the #1 spot as the most downloaded podcast in the region in May. 

As for the All-Australian Top 100 Podcast Ranker, eleven new entities debuted this reporting period, including AFL Trade Radio (SEN/Crocmedia), The Chaser Report (Nova), and 3pm PickUp (ARN/iHeartMedia). Casefile True Crime (Audioboom) claimed the #1 spot as the most downloaded podcast in the region. 

Total downloads of all shows by all participating publishers in the month of May is 40.5M, up 20% over April 2020.

Participating publishers in the Australian Ranker include ARN/iHeartMedia, Southern Cross Austereo, News Corp Australia, Audioboom, Stitcher, Wondery, Nova, Nine Radio, SEN / Crocmedia, Schwartz Media, TOFOP Productions, The Parent Brand, Australian Radio Network, Wavelength Creative, Wondery, NBC News, and West Australian Newspapers.

To view the full results of the Ranker and sign up to receive future rankers via email, visit

Triton Digital’s Podcast Metrics measurement service is certified by the IAB Tech Lab as complying with Version 2.0 of the IAB Podcast Measurement Technical Guidelines.  It provides accurate and insightful data around how, when, and where podcast content is being consumed across multiple hosting platforms, with the ability to view metrics by date range, location, device, podcast name, episode, title, and more.