Nielsen Statistics, Revenue Totals and Facts (2021)



Here are a few of the most interesting Nielsen statistics and facts I was able to dig up including revenue totals and employee counts. As always, be sure to check back in the future as I will be updating this post as new and updated stats become available.

Nielsen Facts

  • Website: Official Website
  • Year Founded: 1923
  • Headquarters: New York, NY
  • Founder(s): Arthur Nielsen
  • Current Chief Executive: David Kenny

What is Nielsen?

Nielsen Holdings plc (NYSE: NLSN) is a leading global data and analytics company that provides a holistic and objective understanding of the media industry. With offerings spanning audience measurement, audience outcomes and content, Nielsen offers its clients and partners simple solutions to complex questions and optimizes the value of their investments and growth strategies. It is the only company that can offer de-duplicated cross-media audience measurement. Audience is Everything to Nielsen and its clients, and Nielsen is committed to ensuring that every voice counts. (source)

Nielsen Employee Count

Number of Nielsen employees:

46,000 employees

Last updated 1/1/20


Nielsen Revenue Totals

Nielsen annual revenue:


Please note that some of these numbers are easier to find than others. A few of these Nielsen stats come from their own reports, but some are based on news reports and not official company tallies. No information contained on DMR should be relied upon to make investment decisions. Basically, this is the best I can find and I don’t guarantee anything to be 100%.