Fandometrics in Depth: Shipping

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Title: Fandometrics in Depth: Shipping
Commentator: Tumblr staff aka Tumblr Fandometrics
Date(s): June 1st, 2017
Medium: tumblr posts
Fandom: panfandom
External Links: https://thefandometrics.tumblr.com/tagged/fandometrics-in-depth%3A-shipping
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Tumblr Fandometrics' Fandometrics in Depth: Shipping is a series of posts listing the most reblogged ships of Tumblr by year.

2013

  1. MakoHaru, Nanase Haruka & Tachibana Makoto, Free!
  2. J2, Jared Padalecki & Jensen Ackles, actors
  3. Larry Stylinson, Harry Styles & Louis Tomlinson, One Direction
  4. Destiel, Dean Winchester & Castiel, Supernatural
  5. Johnlock, John Watson & Sherlock, Sherlock
  6. Sterek, Stiles Stilinski & Derek Hale, Teen Wolf
  7. Nouis, Niall Horan & Louis Tomlinson, One Direction
  8. Zarry, Zayn Malik & Harry Styles, One Direction
  9. Ereri, Levi Ackerman & Eren Yeager, Attack on Titan
  10. Ziam, Zayn Malik & Liam Payne, One Direction
  11. Narry, Niall Horan & Harry Styles, One Direction
  12. Klaine, Blaine Anderson & Kurt Hummel, Glee
  13. Delena, Damon Salvatore & Elena Gilbert, The Vampire Diaries
  14. Niam, Niall Horan & Liam Payne, One Direction
  15. Ziall, Zayn Malik & Niall Horan, One Direction
  16. Merthur, Merlin & Arthur Pendragon, Merlin
  17. Lilo, Liam Payne & Louis Tomlinson, One Direction
  18. Wincest, Dean Winchester & Sam Winchester, Supernatural
  19. Elounor, Eleanor Calder & Louis Tomlinson, One Direction
  20. Zouis, Zayn Malik & Louis Tomlinson, One Direction
  21. Kaisoo, Kim Jongin & Do Kyungsoo, EXO
  22. Lirry, Liam Payne & Harry Styles, One Direction
  23. US/UK, America & England, Hetalia
  24. Team Free Will, Dean Winchester & Sam Winchester & Castiel, Supernatural
  25. Klaroline, Klaus & Caroline, The Originals
  26. Monchele, Cory Monteith & Lea Michele, actors
  27. Jalex, Jack Barakat & Alex Gaskarth, All Time Low
  28. Hannigram, Hannibal Lecter & Will Graham, Hannibal
  29. Finchel, Finn Hudson & Rachel Berry, Glee
  30. Caskett, Richard Castle & Kate Beckett, Castle

2014

  1. Destiel, Dean Winchester & Castiel, Supernatural
  2. Johnlock, John Watson & Sherlock Holmes, Sherlock
  3. Larry Stylinson, Harry Styles & Louis Tomlinson, One Direction
  4. Ereri, Levi Ackerman & Eren Yeager, Attack on Titan
  5. Sterek, Stiles Stilinski & Derek Hale, Teen Wolf
  6. Captain Swan, Captain Hook & Emma Swan, Once Upon a Time
  7. Troyler, Troye Sivan & Tyler Oakley, YouTubers
  8. MakoHaru, Nanase Haruka & Tachibana Makoto, Free!
  9. Stydia, Stiles Stilinski & Lydia Martin, Teen Wolf
  10. Narry, Niall Horan & Harry Styles, One Direction
  11. J2, Jared Padalecki & Jensen Ackles, actors
  12. JeanMarco, Jean Kirstein & Marco Bott, Attack on Titan
  13. Stucky, Steve Rogers & Bucky Barnes, the Marvel universe
  14. HaruRin, Nanase Haruka & Matsuoka Rin, Free!
  15. Klaine, Blaine Anderson & Kurt Hummel, Glee
  16. Delena, Damon Salvatore & Elena Gilbert, The Vampire Diaries
  17. Kimye, Kim Kardashian & Kanye West, celebrities
  18. Ziam, Zayn Malik & Liam Payne, One Direction
  19. Olicity, Oliver Queen & Felicity Smoak, Arrow
  20. Elsanna, Elsa & Anna, Frozen
  21. Phan, Dan Howell & Phil Lester, YouTubers
  22. Swan Queen, Emma Swan & Regina Mills, Once Upon a Time
  23. Reigisa, Ryuugazaki Rei & Hazuki Nagisa, Free!
  24. Wincest, Dean Winchester & Sam Winchester, Supernatural
  25. Eruri, Levi Ackerman & Erwin Smith, Attack on Titan
  26. Everlark, Katniss Everdeen & Peeta Mellark, The Hunger Games
  27. Sherlolly, Sherlock Holmes & Molly Hooper, Sherlock
  28. Zarry, Zayn Malik & Harry Styles, One Direction
  29. Cockles, Misha Collins & Jensen Ackles, actors
  30. Klaroline, Klaus & Caroline, The Originals

2015

  1. Larry Stylinson, Harry Styles & Louis Tomlinson, One Direction
  2. Phan, Dan Howell & Phil Lester, YouTubers
  3. Destiel, Dean Winchester & Castiel, Supernatural
  4. Olicity, Oliver Queen & Felicity Smoak, Arrow
  5. Captain Swan, Captain Hook & Emma Swan, Once Upon a Time
  6. Korrasami, Korra & Asami Sato, The Legend of Korra
  7. SasuSaku, Sasuke Uchiha & Sakura Haruno, Naruto
  8. Clexa, Clarke Griffin & Commander Lexa, The 100
  9. Stucky, Steve Rogers & Bucky Barnes, the Marvel universe
  10. Hollstein, Laura Hollis & Carmilla Karnstein, Carmilla
  11. Bellarke, Bellamy Blake & Clarke Griffin, The 100
  12. Johnlock, John Watson & Sherlock Holmes, Sherlock
  13. J2, Jared Padalecki & Jensen Ackles, actors
  14. Swan Queen, Emma Swan & Regina Mills, Once Upon a Time
  15. Ereri, Levi Ackerman & Eren Yeager, Attack on Titan
  16. Sterek, Stiles Stilinski & Derek Hale, Teen Wolf
  17. NaruHina, Naruto Uzumaki & Hinata Hyūga, Naruto
  18. Ziam, Zayn Malik & Liam Payne, One Direction
  19. Narry, Niall Horan & Harry Styles, One Direction
  20. Klaine, Blaine Anderson & Kurt Hummel, Glee
  21. Stydia, Stiles Stilinski & Lydia Martin, Teen Wolf
  22. Kagehina, Kageyama Tobio & Hinata Shouyou, Haikyuu!!
  23. Troyler, Troye Sivan & Tyler Oakley, YouTubers
  24. Tronnor, Troye Sivan & Connor Franta, YouTubers
  25. MakoHaru, Nanase Haruka & Tachibana Makoto, Free!
  26. Muke, Luke Hemmings & Michael Clifford, 5 Seconds of Summer
  27. NaLu, Natsu Dragneel & Lucy Heartfilia, Fairy Tail
  28. Stevonnie, Steven Universe & Connie Maheswaran, Steven Universe
  29. Hannigram, Hannibal Lecter & Will Graham, Hannibal
  30. Iwaoi, Iwaizumi Hajime & Oikawa Tooru, Haikyuu!!

2016

  1. Clexa, Clarke Griffin & Commander Lexa, The 100
  2. Phan, Daniel Howell & Phil Lester, YouTubers
  3. Malec, Magnus Bane & Alec Lightwood, Shadowhunters
  4. Destiel, Dean Winchester & Castiel, Supernatural
  5. Larry Stylinson, Harry Styles & Louis Tomlinson, One Direction
  6. Klance, Keith & Lance, Voltron: Legendary Defender
  7. Stucky, Steve Rogers & Bucky Barnes, the Marvel universe
  8. Kylux, Kylo Ren & General Hux, the Star Wars universe
  9. Wigetta, Willyrex & Vegetta777, YouTubers
  10. Ladynoir, Ladybug & Cat Noir, Miraculous: Tales of Ladybug & Cat Noir
  11. Reylo, Rey & Kylo Ren, Star Wars: The Force Awakens
  12. Olicity, Oliver Queen & Felicity Smoak, Arrow
  13. Bellarke, Bellamy Blake & Clarke Griffin, The 100
  14. Captain Swan, Captain Hook & Emma Swan, Once Upon a Time
  15. Stydia, Stiles Stilinski & Lydia Martin, Teen Wolf
  16. McHanzo, Jesse McCree & Hanzo Shimada, Overwatch
  17. Johnlock, John Watson & Sherlock Holmes, Sherlock
  18. NaLu, Natsu Dragneel & Lucy Heartfilia, Fairy Tail
  19. Kagehina, Kageyama Tobio & Hinata Shouyou, Haikyuu!!
  20. SasuSaku, Sasuke Uchiha & Sakura Haruno, Naruto
  21. Stormpilot, Finn & Poe Dameron, Star Wars
  22. Lapidot, Lapis Lazuli & Peridot, Steven Universe
  23. Jikook, Park Jimin & Jeon Jungkook, Bangtan Boys
  24. Iwaoi, Iwaizumi Hajime & Oikawa Tooru, Haikyuu!!
  25. Spideypool, Spider-Man & Deadpool, Marvel
  26. Marichat, Marinette Dupain-Cheng & Cat Noir, Miraculous: Tales of Ladybug & Cat Noir
  27. Drarry, Draco Malfoy & Harry Potter, the Harry Potter universe
  28. Sterek, Stiles Stilinski & Derek Hale, Teen Wolf
  29. Adrienette, Adrien Agreste & Marinette Dupain-Cheng, Miraculous: Tales of Ladybug & Cat Noir
  30. Lucaya, Lucas Friar & Maya Hart, Girl Meets Work (sic)

2017 (January—June)

  1. Klance, Keith & Lance, Voltron: Legendary Defender
  2. Victuuri, Victor Nikiforov & Yuri Katsuki, Yuri!!! on Ice
  3. Malec, Magnus Bane & Alec Lightwood, Shadowhunters
  4. Supercorp, Kara Danvers & Lena Luthor, Supergirl
  5. Phan, Daniel Howell & Phil Lester, YouTubers
  6. Sanvers, Maggie Sawyer & Alex Danvers, Supergirl
  7. Otayuri, Otabek Altin & Yuri Plisetsky, Yuri!!! on Ice
  8. McHanzo, Jesse McCree & Hanzo Shimada, Overwatch
  9. Johnlock, John Watson & Sherlock Holmes, Sherlock
  10. Jikook, Park Jimin & Jeon Jungkook, Bangtan Boys
  11. Destiel, Dean Winchester & Castiel, Supernatural
  12. Bellarke, Bellamy Blake & Clarke Griffin, The 100
  13. Bughead, Betty Cooper & Jughead Jones, Riverdale
  14. Camren, Camila Cabello & Lauren Jauregui, Fifth Harmony
  15. Evak, Even Bech Næsheim & Isak Valtersen, Skam
  16. Sheith, Keith & Shiro, Voltron: Legendary Defender
  17. SasuSaku, Sasuke Uchiha & Sakura Haruno, Naruto
  18. Reaper76, Reaper & Soldier: 76, Overwatch
  19. Captain Swan, Captain Hook & Emma Swan, Once Upon a Time
  20. Drarry, Draco Malfoy & Harry Potter, the Harry Potter universe
  21. Stydia, Stiles Stilinski & Lydia Martin, Teen Wolf
  22. Clexa, Clarke Griffin & Commander Lexa, The 100
  23. Reylo, Rey & Kylo Ren, Star Wars: The Force Awakens
  24. Beronica, Betty Cooper & Veronica Lodge, Riverdale
  25. Yoonmin, Min Yoongi & Park Jimin, Bangtan Boys
  26. NaLu, Natsu Dragneel & Lucy Heartfilia, Fairy Tail
  27. Wigetta, Willyrex & Vegetta777, YouTubers
  28. Larry Stylinson, Harry Styles & Louis Tomlinson, One Direction
  29. Taekook, Kim Taehyung & Jeon Jungkook, Bangtan Boys
  30. Starco, Star Butterfly & Marco Diaz, Star vs. the Forces of Evil


Further Statistics

Shipping is one of Tumblr’s favorite hobbies, drawing hundreds of millions of engagements each year. On Tumblr, shipping exists in many forms: fan art, fan fiction, manipulated GIFs and videos, and roleplay, just to name a few. It’s a common practice no matter what fandom you’re in—from television shows and movies to K-pop and video games. On Tumblr, the most popular type is slash—ships comprised of two male characters. Out of the top 150, 95 (63%) were guy/guy love.

We grabbed the top 30 ships from 2013—2016. 2013—2015 were ranked by reblogs alone. 2016 and 2017 are ranked by their Trending Score. This includes volume of searches, original posts, and likes in addition to reblogs. We’ve sorted the source content behind each year’s top ships below.

- Tumblr staff

2013

  • TV - 40%
  • Music - 40%
  • Anime - 10%
  • Celebrities - 6.67%
  • K-Pop - 3.33%
2013’s most reblogged ships were predominantly slash (76.67%). The remaining 23.33% were all heterosexual (het) ships—there were no femslash ships in the top 30 that year.

2014

  • TV - 40%
  • Anime - 20%
  • Music - 13.33%
  • Celebrities - 10%
  • Movies - 10%
  • Web Celebrities - 6.67%
Though slash (66.67%) and het ships (26.67%) comprised most of the list in 2014, femslash ships (6.67%) made their debut.

2015

  • TV - 43.33%
  • Anime - 23.33%
  • Music - 13.33%
  • Web celebrities - 13.33%
  • Movie - 3.33%
  • Celebrities - 3.33%
In 2015, femslash numbers also doubled, representing 13.33% of the ships. Slash accounted for 60%, het just 26.67%.

2016

  • TV - 50%
  • Movies - 20%
  • Anime - 13.33%
  • Web celebrities - 6.67%
  • Music - 3.33%
  • K-Pop - 3.33%
  • Video games - 3.33%
Slash ships began to take a dip (56.67%) in 2016, while het ships grew (36.67%) and femslash decreased (6.67%).

2017

  • TV - 50%
  • Anime - 13.33%
  • K-Pop - 13.33%
  • Music - 6.67%
  • Movies - 6.67%
  • Web celebrities - 6.67%
  • Video games - 6.67%
In the first half of 2017, slash has continued to hold over half the conversation (56.67%). Het ships and f/f ships are starting to equal out at 26.67% and 16.67%, respectively.