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Triton Digital Releases the August 2023 Canada Podcast Ranker

Triton Digital Releases the August 2023 Canada Podcast Ranker

Triton Digital

September 27, 2023

Triton Digital®, the global technology and services leader to the digital audio, podcast, and broadcast radio industries, announced today the release of the latest Canada Podcast Ranker for the August 2023 reporting period (July 31, 2023 – September 3, 2023), as measured by Triton’s Podcast Metrics measurement service. The month of August had 14.1M average weekly downloads.

For this reporting period, the top three Canada originated French-language podcasts included Sexe Oral (TPX Podcast Network) again at #1, Le Radiojournal (CBC/Radio-Canada) again at #2, and Les chroniques de Pierre-Yves McSween (Cogeco Media) climbing to #3.

The top three Canada originated English-language podcasts included Front Burner (CBC/Radio-Canada) again at #1, The World This Hour (CBC/Radio-Canada) again at #2, and World Report (CBC/Radio-Canada) again at #3.

Yet again, the top ranked podcast overall was Dateline NBC (NBCUniversal News Group). SiriusXM Podcast Network earned the #1 spot again on the Top Networks Report with 4.26M Average Weekly Downloads, followed by Wondery Network again at #2 with 3.03M Average Weekly Downloads, and CBC/Radio-Canada again at #3 with 1.93M Average Weekly Downloads.

The top ranked podcasts had three debuts including Over My Dead Body (Wondery Network), Watch What Crappens (Wondery Network), and The Last Word with Lawrence O’Donnell (NBCUniversal News Group). Patrick Lagacé en accéléré (Cogeco Media) debuted for the originated French-language list.

This month we launched the Triton Digital 2023 Podcast Trends in Canada Report that dives into valuble insights into Canada’s podcast industry and listening habits. This mid-year report sheds light on the most popular genres, download trends, debuts, sales networks, and more in Canada. Download the full report in English here and download the French version here.

Our Canada Podcast Ranker is available on our interactive website,, for an easy way to navigate monthly performance trends and filter by podcast category, publisher and time period.

The Top Sales Network Report is ranked by Average Weekly Downloads, in accordance with v2.1 of the IAB Podcast Technical Measurement Guidelines. Participating Sales Networks include content owners/creators and sales representation organizations. Certified by the IAB Tech Lab, Triton’s Podcast Metrics eliminates inconsistent measurement practices and self-reported data, providing content creators, marketers, media buyers, and the audio industry at large with validated and transparent podcast audience data.

Any sales network or publisher with an audience in Canada is eligible to participate in the Canada Podcast Report. To learn more, contact:

About Triton Digital

Triton Digital® is the global technology and services leader to the digital audio, podcast, and broadcast radio industries. Operating in more than 80 countries, Triton provides innovative technology that enables broadcasters, podcasters, and online music services to build their audience, maximize revenue, and streamline their day-to-day operations. In addition, Triton powers the global online audio industry with Webcast Metrics®, the leading streaming audio measurement service and Podcast Metrics, one of the first IAB certified podcast measurement services in the industry. With unparalleled integrity, excellence, teamwork, and accountability, Triton remains committed to connecting audio, audience, and advertisers to continuously fuel the growth of the global audio industry. For more information, visit