2014 Twitter Lent Tracker

What Twitterers are giving up for Lent in 2014. Compare 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, and 2009. Also interactively see how what people have been giving up for Lent has changed over the past six years.

Top 100 Things Given Up (249,285 Tweets During the Week of March 2, 2014)

RankWhatNumber of Tweets
1.school11,752
2.chocolate9,506
3.twitter8,504
4.swearing7,126
5.alcohol6,317
6.soda5,430
7.social networking4,195
8.sweets4,178
9.fast food4,088
10.lent2,833
11.meat2,785
12.homework2,760
13.junk food2,719
14.coffee2,670
15.sex2,391
16.chips2,127
17.you2,016
18.bread2,015
19.facebook1,919
20.pizza1,625
21.starbucks1,563
22.candy1,408
23.giving up things1,211
24.instagram1,166
25.religion1,146
26.virginity1,143
27.cookies1,051
28.work1,031
29.ice cream1,025
30.boys1,020
31.marijuana1,018
32.smoking994
33.beer939
34.life933
35.food928
36.mcdonalds926
37.winter853
38.netflix851
39.college819
40.shopping747
41.my phone739
42.stuff731
43.selfies728
44.masturbation725
45.chipotle722
46.sugar678
47.cheese670
48.me655
49.sobriety655
50.wine652
51.carbs646
52.boosie580
53.fried food571
54.caffeine563
55.catholicism561
56.rice559
57.snapchat542
58.coke540
59.procrastination517
60.people516
61.snow506
62.desserts485
63.fizzy drinks477
64.french fries475
65.takeout464
66.obama452
67.makeup450
68.taco bell434
69.feelings434
70.porn429
71.nothing427
72.negativity416
73.red meat393
74.swag393
75.diet coke389
76.sarcasm380
77.breathing369
78.caring357
79.complaining354
80.tea352
81.pancakes340
82.peanut butter336
83.sweet tea335
84.booze324
85.sleep320
86.hope315
87.cake313
88.pasta303
89.tv302
90.texting295
91.eating out275
92.exercise273
93.pants270
94.electricity267
95.the gym257
96.liquor245
97.church240
98.tinder237
99.tumblr236
100.math236

Top Categories

RankCategoryNumber of Tweets
1.food62,453
2.school/work18,148
3.technology17,615
4.habits16,616
5.smoking/drugs/alcohol12,665
6.irony7,319
7.relationship6,563
8.sex5,483
9.health/hygiene3,476
10.religion2,784
11.generic2,504
12.entertainment1,959
13.weather1,496
14.shopping1,183
15.celebrity961
16.sports780
17.politics547
18.clothes540
19.money492
20.habit393
21.possessions217
22.clothing62