New Delhi, 03 December 2021: In an unprecedented feat in the world of Radio, listenership is now being quantified in absolute numbers by Prasar Bharati Audience Research team. In City-wise monthly listenership measurement of All India Radio live-streams on NewsOnAir App, listenership in Mumbai, Pune and Bengaluru are in Millions, Indore is just shy of a Million, while Patna, Lucknow, Hyderabad and Delhi NCR are short of a Million only by a quarter. Top 3 cities of Uttar Pradesh – Lucknow, Agra and Meerut, have together registered listenership of 1.05 Million.

In the latest Rankings of top cities in India where All India Radio Live-streams on NewsOnAir App are most popular, Pune and Bengaluru are at 1st and 2nd position respectively while Delhi NCR, Hyderabad, Mumbai and Lucknow are in top 10.

Among the top AIR Streams in India, Vividh Bharati National, Asmita Mumbai, AIR Malayalam, Rainbow Kannada Kaamanbilu and AIR News 24*7 are in top 10.

In ranking of AIR streams for top Cities, Vividh Bharati National, FM Gold Delhi, AIR News 24*7, AIR Raagam, FM Rainbow Lucknow, AIR Lucknow, AIR Varanasi, AIR Agra, AIR Gorakhpur and AIR Patna are the most popular Akashvani streams in Lucknow.

More than 240 Radio Services of All India Radio are live-streamed on NewsOnAir App, Prasar Bharati’s official App. These All India Radio Streams on NewsOnAir App have a large number of listeners not just in India, but globally, in more than 85 countries across the globe.

Take a look at the top Cities in India where All India Radio live-streams on NewsOnAir App are most popular and also find below the monthly listenership in top 10 cities. You can also find the top All India Radio live-streams on NewsOnAir App in India and the city-wise breakup of the same. These rankings are based on data from November 15 to November 30, 2021.


NewsOnAir Monthly Listenership in top 10 Cities for November 2021

Rank City Monthly Listenership
1 Mumbai+ 1.3 Million
2 Pune 1.2 Million
3 Bengaluru 1.1 Million
4 Indore 992K
5 Patna 767K
6 Lucknow 742K
7 Hyderabad 717K
8 Delhi NCR 703K
9 Jaipur 601K
10 Kochi 447K

Note – Mumbai+ includes data for Mumbai and Bhiwandi

NewsOnAir Top 10 Cities

Rank City
1 Pune
2 Bengaluru
3 Delhi NCR
4 Hyderabad
5 Mumbai
6 Chennai
7 Kolkata
8 Lucknow
9 Jaipur
10 Ahmedabad

NewsOnAir Top Streams in India

Rank City
1 Vividh Bharati National
2 FM Gold Delhi
3 Vividh Bharati Bengaluru
4 AIR News 24×7
5 Asmita Mumbai
6 FM Rainbow Delhi
7 FM Rainbow Mumbai
8 AIR Pune
9 Rainbow Kannada Kaamanbilu
10 AIR Malayalam

NewsOnAir Top 10 AIR Streams – City-wise (India)

# Pune Bengaluru Delhi NCR Hyderabad Mumbai
1 Vividh Bharati National Vividh Bharati National Vividh Bharati National Vividh Bharati National Vividh Bharati National
2 AIR Pune Rainbow Kannada Kaamanbilu AIR FM Shillong Jong Phi AIR FM Shillong Jong Phi Asmita Mumbai
3 Asmita Mumbai Vividh Bharati Bengaluru AIR Agartala FM AIR Agartala FM FM Rainbow Mumbai
4 AIR Pune FM FM Gold Delhi AIR FM Zoawi AIR FM Zoawi FM Gold Delhi
5 FM Gold Delhi FM Rainbow Delhi Itanagar FM Arun Itanagar FM Arun AIR Pune
6 FM Rainbow Mumbai AIR News 24×7 AIR Gangtok FM Gold Delhi FM Gold Mumbai
7 AIR Solapur AIR Dharwad FM Gold Delhi AIR Gangtok AIR Pune FM
8 AIR Sangli AIR Kannada AIR News 24×7 FM Rainbow Vijayawada AIR Mumbai VBS
9 AIR Aurangabad AIR Bengaluru FM Rainbow Delhi AIR Telugu AIR Kolhapur
10 FM Gold Mumbai AIR Mysuru AIR Raagam AIR News 24×7 AIR Mumbai VBS

# Chennai Kolkata Lucknow Jaipur Ahmedabad
1 AIR Karaikal Vividh Bharati National Vividh Bharati National Vividh Bharati National Vividh Bharati National
2 AIR Kodaikanal AIR Bangla FM Gold Delhi FM Gold Delhi AIR Gujarati
3 AIR Chennai Rainbow AIR Kolkata Geetanjali AIR News 24×7 AIR Jaipur PC AIR Rajkot PC
4 Vividh Bharati National FM Gold Delhi AIR Raagam AIR Jodhpur PC FM Gold Delhi
5 AIR Chennai FM Gold AIR Kolkata Rainbow FM Rainbow Lucknow FM Rainbow Delhi AIR Surat
6 AIR Chennai VBS AIR News 24×7 AIR Lucknow AIR Suratgarh AIR Bhuj
7 AIR Tamil AIR Kolkata Gold AIR Varanasi AIR Jaipur VBS VBS Ahmedabad
8 AIR Chennai PC AIR Raagam AIR Agra AIR Jodhpur Rainbow AIR News 24×7
9 AIR Madurai AIR Bhaderwah AIR Gorakhpur AIR Bikaner AIR Rajkot VBS
10 AIR Coimbatore FM Rainbow AIR Patna AIR Patna AIR Kota AIR Vadodara

NewsOnAir Stream-wise City Ranking in India

# Vividh Bharati National FM Gold Delhi Vividh Bharati Bengaluru AIR News 24×7 Asmita Mumbai
1 Pune Bengaluru Kottayam Bengaluru Pune
2 Delhi NCR Delhi NCR Bengaluru Lucknow Mumbai
3 Bengaluru Pune Kumbalam Delhi NCR Thane
4 Ahmedabad Lucknow Mysore Pune Bengaluru
5 Mumbai Mumbai Mangalore Kolkata Dombivli
6 Lucknow Kolkata Chennai Puducherry Nagpur
7 Jaipur Jaipur Hubli Ahmedabad Ahmedabad
8 Kolkata Ahmedabad Pune Hyderabad Delhi NCR
9 Hyderabad Shimla Shimoga Chennai Kalyan
10 Indore Chennai Hyderabad Mumbai Nashik

# FM Rainbow Delhi FM Rainbow Mumbai AIR Pune Rainbow Kannada Kaamanbilu AIR Malayalam
1 Bengaluru Pune Pune Bengaluru Ernakulam
2 Delhi NCR Mumbai Mumbai Mysore Kochi
3 Jaipur Delhi NCR Nagpur Mangalore Bengaluru
4 Pune Thane Bengaluru Chennai Trivandrum
5 Machhagan Bengaluru Delhi NCR Hubli Kollam
6 Mumbai Lucknow Bhopal Pune Thrissur
7 Lucknow Ahmedabad Ahmedabad Shimoga Chennai
8 Kolkata Kolkata Thane Ernakulam Kozhikode
9 Hyderabad Jaipur Dombivli Hyderabad Kottayam
10 Shimla Mangalore Aurangabad Coimbatore Delhi NCR