Justin Trudeau, the 23rd Prime Minister of Canada, has hit the 3 million follower milestone on Twitter.
For those interested in stats, Trudeau is the first Canadian politician to reach this number. The PM has gained more than two million Twitter followers since assuming office on November 4th, 2015. A distant second from a politician perspective is former PM Stephen Harper who has 1 million followers.
Here are the dates the PM hit key Twitter milestones:
- November 13th, 2015: 1 million followers
- October 6th, 2016: 2 million followers
- March 18th, 2017: 3 million followers
Here are the PM’s three most Retweeted Tweets of all-time:
- #WelcomeToCanada from Jan 2017 – 428K Retweets
- #BellLetsTalk from Jan 2017 – 106K Retweets
- #WelcomeToCanada from Jan 2017 – 98K
Justin Trudeau compared to other sitting world leaders:
- Narendra Modi (@narendramodi), Prime Minister of India – 28 million
- Donald Trump (@realDonaldTrump), President of U.S. – 26.7 million
- Pope Francis (@Pontifex) – 10.5 million
Source: Twitter Canada