Twitter

2019 Annual Summary

Analysis: Twitter is an online social networking website that is used to provide information, commentary and descriptions of events and highlight certain audio and video content.

In 2019 three CDC Twitter profiles (@CDCgov, @CDC_eHealth, and @CDCespanol) reached a collective following of 1,939,003 followers (1,932,187 followers in 2018) with a variety of general health and safety tips and social media updates in both English and Spanish.

Growth of Followers to CDC Twitter Accounts 2008-2019

Top 10 CDC Twitter Profiles – 2019

Rank Profile Name URL Number of Followers
1 CDCEmergency https://twitter.com/CDCEmergency 1,788,584
2 CDCgov https://twitter.com/cdcgov 1,242,576
3 CDCFlu https://twitter.com/CDCFlu 853,875
4 CDC_eHealth https://twitter.com/CDC_eHealth 653,022
5 NIOSH https://twitter.com/niosh/ 304,939
6 CDCGlobal https://twitter.com/CDCGlobal 142,487
7 CDCDirector https://twitter.com/CDCDirector 128,846
8 CDC_Cancer https://twitter.com/CDC_Cancer 114,745
9 CDC_HIVAIDS https://twitter.com/CDC_HIVAIDS 48,172
10 CDCespanol https://twitter.com/CDCespanol 43,405
Page last reviewed: January 10, 2020