FIBA among leading sport federations in 2017 Social Media rankings

2017-12-22T16:56:09+00:00 2017-12-22T16:56:09+00:00.

Dionysis Aravantinos

22/Dec/17 16:56

The ranking shows that FIBA performed strongly and that the separate social media offerings of basketball’s fast-growing 3×3 variant also ranked highly.

By Eurohoops Team /

According to TSE Consulting, MIES – FIBA’s Social Media platforms are some of the most popular ones among international sports federations.

The company has published a 2017 Olympic Sport Social Media Ranking following an analysis of the social media footprint of the IOC and its 40 international sport federations.

FIBA joins the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and FIFA to feature regularly inside the top 3 of most categories, while FIBA 3×3 is also well positioned in several channels.


FIBA is second behind the International Olympic Committee (IOC) in most liked Olympic Sports Federations, with FIBA 3×3 ranked sixth.

FIBA tops the list of most active Olympic Sports Federations.

Over the past 11 months, FIBA has the second most interactions – consisting of comments, likes and shares – behind the IOC.


FIBA is the third most followed federation, behind the IOC and World Rugby.

FIBA tops the list of most active federations, with FIBA 3×3 coming in fourth.

FIBA has the second highest engagement behind World Rugby and ahead of the IOC.


FIBA is the fourth most followed sport governing body behind FIFA, the IOC and World Rugby.


FIBA and FIBA 3×3 are respectively third and ninth among most subscribed federations.

FIBA 3×3 is the sixth most effective federation.


FIBA is the third most followed governing body.