Hottest idols in 2nd half of 2017 among males & females between 20~50 year olds according to PMI:
1. BTS 37.0%
2. TWICE 24.7%
3. Wanna One 24.5%
4. Red velvet 11%
5. EXO 9.7%
6. MAMAMOO 9.3%
7. Gfriend 8.4%
In the second half of 2017, which idols have been loved by the public? Online research company Pimmee (PMI) asked 5,000 males & females between 20~50 year olds through the No.1 survey platform, Tillion, about the best idol in the second half of the year.
BTS ranked No.1 with 37.0% among the hottest idol groups in the second half of the year. ‘Bangtan Boys’ are very popular in the US beyond Asia. On February 20, ‘Bangtan Boys’ was the first K-pop group to be invited to the American Music Awards (AMA) as the only Asian musician of the year to prove its popularity in Korean.
TWICE (24.7%) to rank in No.2. TWICE released ‘LIKEY’ and ‘Heart Shaker’ in the second half of this year and continued steady activity after the first half.Followed by Red Velvet (11.0%), EXO (9.7%), MAMAMOO (9.3%) and Gfriend (8.4%).
Pumicee (PMI) stated that the survey sample error is ± 1.39% at 95% confidence level.