Data requirements

Data collection

Apple provides podcasters with a summary of activity for their shows. No personally identifiable listener information is included in the data.

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Data is aggregated and gathered from the following devices:

  • iOS 11 or later
  • macOS Catalina or later
  • iTunes 12.7 or later

Note: Date range data begins at 12:00 a.m. and ends at 11:59 p.m. (UTC). Diagnostics and usage information might be delayed by up to 72 hours.

Minimum threshold

If your show displays a “Not Enough Data” message in Analytics, your show has not met the data threshold for the time frame specified. At least five unique listeners must play content from your show within the selected time frame for the analytics metric you selected.

Learn more about troubleshooting common data issues