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Most-Followed Politicians On Twitter, 2019

Barack Obama

This statistic below provides a ranking of the most followed politicians as of June 2019, ranked by Twitter followers on their personal account. Competition is stiff, but these people have made it to the top of the table.

Former U.S. President Barack Obama was ranked first, with more than 106.7 million Twitter followers on his personal account, according to a CEOWORLD magazine report. With his 61.3 million followers worldwide the present US President Donald Trump is the second most followed politician in the world on Twitter, followed by India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi (with 48.2 million followers), Hillary Clinton, and Recep Tayyip Erdogan.

  1. Barack Obama, United States, follow, 106.7 million
  2. Donald J. Trump, United States, follow, 61.3 million
  3. Narendra Modi, India, follow, 48.2 million
  4. Hillary Clinton, United States, follow, 24.7 million
  5. Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Turkey, follow, 13.8 million
  6. Sushma Swaraj, India, follow, 12.9 million
  7. Joko Widodo, Indonesia, follow, 11.6 million
  8. Queen Rania, Jordan, follow, 10.4 million
  9. Rahul Gandhi, India, follow, 9.9 million
  10. Imran Khan, Pakistan, follow, 9.8 million
  11. HH Sheikh Mohammed, UAE, follow, 9.7 million
  12. Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, Saudi Arabia, follow, 7.6 million
  13. Andres Manue, Mexico, follow, 5.7 million
  14. Dmitry Medvedev, Russia, follow, 4.8 million
  15. Mauricio Macri, Argentina, follow, 4.8 million
  16. Justin Trudeau, Canada, follow, 4.5 million
  17. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, United States, follow, 4.5 million
  18. Jair Bolsonaro, Brazil, follow, 4.5 million
  19. Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, UAE, follow, 4.5 million
  20. Emmanuel Macron, France, follow, 4 million
  21. Nicolas Maduro, Venezuela, follow, 3.6 million
  22. Sebastian Pinera, Chile, follow, 2.2 million
  23. Jeremy Corbyn, UK, follow, 2 million
  24. David Cameron, UK, follow, 1.9 million
  25. Benjamin Netanyahu, Israel, follow, 1.6 million
  26. Nigel Farage, UK, follow, 1.4 million
  27. Sadiq Khan, UK, follow, 1 million
  28. Nicola Sturgeon, UK, follow, 976.9K
  29. Ivan Duque, Colombia, follow, 893.7K
  30. Theresa May, UK, follow, 862.9K
  31. Ed Miliband, UK, follow, 758.4K
  32. Lenín Moreno, Ecuador, follow, 704.5K
  33. Danilo Medina, Dominican Republic, follow, 688.4K
  34. Martín Vizcarra, Peru, follow, 573.1K
  35. Juan Carlos Varela, Panama, follow, 553.8K
  36. Evo Morales, Bolivia, follow, 552.1K
  37. Nick Clegg, UK, follow, 399.5K
  38. Juan Orlando Hernández, Honduras, follow, 369.9K
  39. Mario Abdo Benítez, Paraguay, follow, 302.2K
  40. Jovenel Moise , Haiti, follow, 206K
  41. Jimmy Morales, Guatemala, follow, 195.8K
  42. Miguel Díaz-Canel, Cuba, follow, 138.1K
  43. Salvador Sánchez, El Salvador, follow, 123.3K
  44. Carlos Alvarado Quesada, Costa Rica, follow, 101.8K

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