Here are some quick stats for The Joe Rogan Experience podcast including total number of episodes (JRE, JRE MMA Shows and Fight Companions), number of episodes per year, total length of all podcasts, total number of guests, guest gender ratio, most guest appearances, and most viewed episodes.
Total Number of JRE Podcast Episodes
A total of 2334 episodes have been recorded in the 14 year existence of The Joe Rogan Experience. This number includes the regular JRE podcasts, JRE MMA Shows, Fight Companions, Fight Recaps/Breakdowns, Podcasts on a Plane/In a Car/In Paradise/In a Hotel Room, Joe Rogan Questions Everything, etc.
Number of JRE Episodes per Year
The quantity of JRE podcasts steadily increased over the years reaching a peak in 2019 with 221 episodes. After declining for the previous three years, the number of episodes increased slightly to 184 in 2023. Rogan has yet to take a significant break from recording the podcast. As of late, JRE is releasing 3 to 4 episodes per week with the occasional extra podcast.
Total Length of All JRE Podcasts
The total length of all 2334 JRE podcasts (excluding sponsored ad reads) is 6,148 hours with an average episode duration of 2hrs 38min 02sec. Listening to every single episode of The Joe Rogan Experience non-stop would take about 256 days or close to 8.5 months. However, you could always listen to the podcast at 2x speed to cut that in half.
Longest JRE Podcast
JRE #1530 with Duncan Trussell is the longest JRE podcast of all-time. It was released on August 31, 2020 and is 5 hours and 19 minutes long.
Total Number of JRE Guests & Gender Ratio
A total of 1,080 different people have appeared as podcast guests on The Joe Rogan Experience. As you can see, the vast majority of guests have been male, 89% vs 11% female. Four transgender guests have also made appearances on the JRE.
Most JRE Guest Appearances
Around one third of all guests on The Joe Rogan Experience podcast have appeared multiple times with several of Joe Rogan’s closest friends making dozens of appearances each. Check out the searchable and sortable list of JRE appearances above.
The person with the most JRE guest appearances is Brendan Schaub at 90. He is closely followed by Eddie Bravo with 88 appearances and Bryan Callen who has appeared 85 times. Schaub, Bravo and Callen have been the main trio of guests on Fight Companion podcasts so their appearance numbers could be considered inflated.
When Fight Companions are excluded, the most frequent JRE guest is Ari Shaffir with 65 appearances. Duncan Trussell, Joey Diaz, Bryan Callen, and Brian Redban round out the top 5 for most JRE appearances.
Most Watched JRE Episodes
The top 10 most watched episodes of The Joe Rogan Experience podcast on YouTube account for around 368 million views. Elon Musk’s first guest appearance from 2018 is the most watched JRE episode ever. It will be tough to beat as it’s been seen by 67 million people. His two episodes have 99 million combined views. Second place now belongs to Bob Lazar & Jeremy Corbell’s episode with 56 million views. Edward Snowden’s first appearance is the 3rd most watched JRE episode. Jordan Peterson’s 4th appearance ever (his first of three episodes in 2018) is number 4 on this list. Alex Jones’ 2019 return to the JRE has fallen from 2nd to 5th with 33 million views.