The Korean Business Research Institute has published this month’s brand reputation rankings for male idol groups!

The rankings were determined through an analysis of the consumer participation, media coverage, interaction, and community indexes of various boy groups using big data collected from May 8 to June 9.

BTS rose to the top of this month’s list with a brand reputation index of 26,063,933, marking a staggering 186.18 percent increase in their score since May.

High-ranking phrases in BTS’s keyword analysis included “Billboard,” “Fake Love,” and “YouTube.” The group’s highest-ranking related terms included “cool,” “congratulations,” and “exciting.” BTS’s positivity-negativity analysis also revealed a high score of 94.55 percent positive reactions.

Wanna One took second place this month with a brand reputation index of 15,044,489, enjoying a 21.39 percent rise in their score since May. EXO followed in third place with a brand reputation index of 5,450,970.

SHINee also saw an impressive increase in their score since last month, with their brand reputation index rising by 96.92 percent to 4,854,761. The group took fourth place for June, with SEVENTEEN trailing in fifth place with a brand reputation index of 3,586,158.

Check out the top 30 below!

  1. BTS
  2. Wanna One
  3. EXO
  4. SHINee
  5. SEVENTEEN
  6. WINNER
  7. NCT
  8. BIGBANG
  9. BTOB
  10. iKON
  11. The Boyz
  12. INFINITE
  13. ASTRO
  14. VIXX
  15. GOT7
  16. BEAST
  17. Super Junior
  18. CROSS GENE
  19. Teen Top
  20. Block B
  21. TVXQ
  22. UNB
  23. Golden Child
  24. MXM
  25. 2PM
  26. VROMANCE
  27. IZ
  28. B.A.P
  29. JBJ
  30. NOIR

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