2016 Twitter Lent Tracker

What Twitterers are giving up for Lent in 2016. Compare 2017, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, and 2009. Also interactively compare how what people have been giving up for Lent has changed over the past eight years.

Top 100 Things Given Up (61,071 Tweets During the Week of February 7, 2016)

RankWhatNumber of Tweets
1.chocolate2,235
2.social networking2,115
3.alcohol1,902
4.twitter1,873
5.school1,564
6.swearing1,413
7.soda1,109
8.sweets1,002
9.coffee880
10.fast food870
11.meat792
12.sugar792
13.lent654
14.facebook623
15.you607
16.bread600
17.pizza539
18.sex486
19.college459
20.chips453
21.junk food438
22.homework409
23.beer369
24.boys367
25.f***boys344
26.candy313
27.work300
28.starbucks289
29.life283
30.religion276
31.ice cream266
32.netflix255
33.giving up things253
34.snapchat239
35.instagram234
36.smoking225
37.cheese221
38.wine220
39.cookies218
40.marijuana193
41.me191
42.tops179
43.rice174
44.food170
45.stuff161
46.french fries160
47.makeup157
48.catholicism156
49.shopping155
50.carbs150
51.people137
52.fried food137
53.caffeine133
54.red meat127
55.feelings127
56.desserts121
57.indifference121
58.mcdonalds118
59.my phone117
60.hope114
61.negativity114
62.masturbation110
63.procrastination109
64.complaining108
65.booze107
66.virginity104
67.sobriety103
68.being petty103
69.coke102
70.hot cheetos97
71.liquor97
72.online shopping97
73.breathing96
74.fizzy drinks96
75.caring91
76.dairy89
77.takeout89
78.pasta89
79.diet coke85
80.sleep82
81.chipotle82
82.chick fil a79
83.eating out79
84.cake79
85.porn78
86.men77
87.pancakes77
88.stress75
89.sarcasm71
90.him70
91.taco bell70
92.gluten68
93.juice67
94.peanut butter67
95.my attitude66
96.this66
97.tea66
98.cruelty66
99.new years resolutions64
100.christianity63

Top Categories

RankCategoryNumber of Tweets
1.food15,459
2.technology5,644
3.habits4,299
4.smoking/drugs/alcohol3,513
5.school/work3,235
6.relationship1,974
7.irony1,812
8.sex902
9.religion738
10.generic577
11.entertainment462
12.politics374
13.relationships344
14.shopping341
15.health/hygiene285
16.money147
17.sports125
18.celebrity78
19.possessions70
20.weather57
21.clothes49