Sports-related tweets increased by 75 percent

Sports-related tweets increased by 75 percent

The number of people tweeting about sports has increased by 75 percent in 2020. Many people have stayed indoors this year due to the lockdown and social distance provision imposed due to Covid 19.

The number of people playing games and participating in gaming platforms has increased as a means of spending time at home. Because of this, gaming platforms have gained a lot of attention this year.

Maybe that's why the number of sports-related tweets this year is over 2 billion. This is an increase of 75 percent compared to 2019. According to Twitter, 49 percent of sports-related tweets this year are new users.

Thus, gaming is one of the most used sports-related words on Twitter. Gaming News, Esports, Gaming Influenza, and PlayStation, respectively.

Similarly, Japan has the highest number of tweets related to sports. The United States, South Korea, Brazil, and Thailand are respectively.

Earlier, Facebook had made a similar report public. According to Facebook, posts related to sports increased by 50 percent in 2020 compared to 2019.