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User statistics:

Number of users: 17,145,570
Number of users who are super-user administrators: 40
Number of users who are other types of administrators: 4,437

Users added per month:

Month Users Added
November 2022 532,632
October 2022 430,725
September 2022 450,699
August 2022 374,682
July 2022 305,528
June 2022 273,105
May 2022 274,940
April 2022 283,034
March 2022 295,673
February 2022 240,940
January 2022 244,446
December 2021 170,827
November 2021 200,794
October 2021 215,967
September 2021 220,230
August 2021 196,448
July 2021 170,334
June 2021 168,587
May 2021 198,006
April 2021 234,656
March 2021 263,490
February 2021 244,124
January 2021 250,752
December 2020 151,726
November 2020 206,693
October 2020 222,052
September 2020 210,048
August 2020 191,035
July 2020 168,716
June 2020 240,088
May 2020 358,444
April 2020 566,465
March 2020 429,753
February 2020 188,007
January 2020 188,391
December 2019 129,190
November 2019 167,831
October 2019 186,857
September 2019 195,277
August 2019 178,803
July 2019 169,779
June 2019 155,525
May 2019 157,385
April 2019 147,041
March 2019 146,045
February 2019 131,529
January 2019 143,198
December 2018 111,807
November 2018 151,856
October 2018 159,807
September 2018 138,906
August 2018 134,321
July 2018 120,544
June 2018 130,819
May 2018 160,352
April 2018 159,310
March 2018 187,518
February 2018 132,570
January 2018 138,381
December 2017 77,123
November 2017 86,340
October 2017 90,352
September 2017 82,042
August 2017 92,174
July 2017 99,559
June 2017 83,489
May 2017 205,822
April 2017 90,071
March 2017 91,807
February 2017 79,225
January 2017 53,784
December 2016 41,932
November 2016 50,289
October 2016 51,830
September 2016 46,055
August 2016 55,608
July 2016 47,112
June 2016 43,683
May 2016 45,476
April 2016 40,313
March 2016 45,133
February 2016 47,452
January 2016 38,156
December 2015 31,889
November 2015 39,432
October 2015 39,120
September 2015 35,952
August 2015 35,085
July 2015 33,491
June 2015 32,209
May 2015 37,661
April 2015 38,017
March 2015 36,469
February 2015 25,618
January 2015 44,970
December 2014 23,642
November 2014 37,687
October 2014 30,991
September 2014 33,761
August 2014 29,945
July 2014 23,192
June 2014 22,305
May 2014 25,252
April 2014 38,101
March 2014 31,103
February 2014 24,845
January 2014 30,465
December 2013 44,246
November 2013 31,729
October 2013 20,461
September 2013 18,003
August 2013 19,138
July 2013 16,317
June 2013 16,762
May 2013 20,770
April 2013 21,556
March 2013 19,570
February 2013 18,384
January 2013 21,774
December 2012 18,252
November 2012 18,905
October 2012 19,736
September 2012 19,717
August 2012 20,333
July 2012 15,524
June 2012 14,744
May 2012 15,164
April 2012 15,215
March 2012 16,265
February 2012 15,943
January 2012 16,864
December 2011 15,472
November 2011 15,319
October 2011 14,724
September 2011 16,241
August 2011 15,653
July 2011 17,008
June 2011 13,264
May 2011 15,880
April 2011 14,613
March 2011 16,516
February 2011 14,827
January 2011 16,748
December 2010 17,362
November 2010 13,872
October 2010 13,768
September 2010 13,066
August 2010 13,485
July 2010 14,095
June 2010 11,782
May 2010 13,912
April 2010 13,942
March 2010 16,353
February 2010 15,055
January 2010 16,032
December 2009 13,947
November 2009 14,665
October 2009 14,800
September 2009 13,693
August 2009 13,831
July 2009 13,703
June 2009 14,439
May 2009 16,896
April 2009 14,616
March 2009 14,379
February 2009 12,462
January 2009 12,936
December 2008 11,696
November 2008 13,539
October 2008 12,503
September 2008 10,878
August 2008 10,772
July 2008 11,083
June 2008 11,359
May 2008 12,732
April 2008 13,960
March 2008 47,618
February 2008 32,394
January 2008 17,377
December 2007 16,563
November 2007 15,904
October 2007 15,251
September 2007 14,260
August 2007 15,125
July 2007 14,363
June 2007 13,985
May 2007 11,736
April 2007 9,804
March 2007 10,992
February 2007 9,712
January 2007 10,413
December 2006 8,705
November 2006 8,945
October 2006 9,524
September 2006 9,497
August 2006 9,392
July 2006 9,623
June 2006 9,359
May 2006 10,351
April 2006 9,507
March 2006 11,524
February 2006 12,188
January 2006 13,417
December 2005 14,784
November 2005 12,950
October 2005 11,092
September 2005 10,040
August 2005 10,490
July 2005 10,199
June 2005 8,193
May 2005 7,218
April 2005 8,636
March 2005 8,817
February 2005 4,662
January 2005 6,029
December 2004 4,777
November 2004 4,608
October 2004 4,191
September 2004 3,695
August 2004 3,509
July 2004 3,842
June 2004 3,124
May 2004 3,647
April 2004 3,988
March 2004 3,119
February 2004 2,439
January 2004 2,442
December 2003 2,177
November 2003 2,080
October 2003 1,864
September 2003 2,005
August 2003 1,641
July 2003 2,023
June 2003 2,169
May 2003 2,165
April 2003 2,048
March 2003 2,474
February 2003 2,417
January 2003 3,240
December 2002 2,494
November 2002 2,536
October 2002 2,030
September 2002 2,116
August 2002 91
July 2002 2
July 1996 16

Audio statistics:

Shows added per month

Forum statistics:

Number of forums: 14988
Number of posts: 499,381

Top forums:

Forum Posts Average Length
GratefulDead 305,839 374.4
etree 51,029 323.4
feature_films 19,472 387.9
forums 17,412 297.3
netlabels 14,811 675.1
classic_tv 12,946 311.6
faqs 9,539 264.4
movies 7,036 411.0
texts 6,952 534.4
audio 6,496 293.6
opensource_movies 5,958 273.9
web 5,210 364.7
opensource_audio 5,194 276.1
prelinger 3,255 363.1
oldtimeradio 3,208 319.3
noisecollector 2,503 234.7
general 2,499 372.8
opensource 2,002 534.8
software 1,481 308.1
movie_of_the_week 1,342 355.2

Top 50 Posters:

Poster Posts Average Length
William Tell 15360 383.4
Jeff Kaplan 13844 81.0
direwolf0701 9861 196.1
bluedevil 9848 382.0
SomeDarkHollow 8985 342.3
robthewordsmith 6794 273.9
johnnyonthespot 6287 284.7
micah6vs8 5920 358.7
RBNW....new and improved! 5161 337.9
lobster12 5058 192.3
jglynn1.2 4619 216.3
high flow 4408 247.1
Diana Hamilton 4374 317.0
user unknown 4156 270.3
Arbuthnot 4036 449.2
Cliff Hucker 4006 403.1
rastamon 3870 258.8
craven714 3778 357.3
NoiseCollector 3771 392.2
stratocaster 3674 312.5
elbow1126 3571 412.4
AltheaRose 3523 555.9
ringolevio 3127 199.7
Vermoontains 2929 312.7
Mandojammer 2902 763.9
wineland 2869 308.5
Dudley Dead 2859 670.2
BryanE 2858 473.3
Diamondhead 2767 205.0
light into ashes 2755 1647.1
c-freedom 2471 586.7
snow_and_rain 2352 319.0
JodyC 2299 190.9
HappySwordsman 2281 574.5
cush11 2256 174.4
Moongleam 2203 704.7
SDH2O 2133 436.4
ghostofpig 2017 480.0
Earl B. Powell 1989 536.6
dead-head_Monte 1964 2082.6
grendelschoice 1950 551.4
greenone 1934 228.6
quigs 1903 119.8
ducats 1901 110.0
rdenirojb87 1896 404.5
jerlouvis 1884 462.2
simon c 1851 428.6
fenario80 1848 300.4
Reade 1816 390.9
Brad Leblanc 1796 300.5

Monthly post count (for last year):

Month Posts Average Length
2022-11 406 289.2
2022-10 502 294.6
2022-09 457 297.7
2022-08 433 226.9
2022-07 576 236.9
2022-06 406 350.8
2022-05 476 262.6
2022-04 408 266.0
2022-03 548 334.8
2022-02 332 308.1
2022-01 435 314.0
2021-12 423 412.1
2021-11 441 281.8
Note: some posts are from before the new site existed because they are news articles with old dates