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A recent study reveals which are the favorite Disney characters in the world. Find out quickly who is the darling of the French!
Are you more of Mickey or Donald? Simba or Jafar? Cinderella or Elsa from Frozen? Everyone necessarily has their favorite Disney character, but does it correspond to the one who is the most popular in the world or who is favored by the French? A recent study conducted by the PoundToy site deliver the answer!
For its study, PoundToy compiled on several sites a list of Disney and Pixar characters whose only English titles were taken into account, then recorded for each of them the number of hashtags on Instagram, GIFs and Internet searches. , then listed the number of their appearances in exclusively animated films. A methodology from which it emerges that Mickey Mouse and the Woody from Toy Story are the most beloved Disney and Pixar characters in the world.
In the Disney ranking, Tinker Bell from Peter Pan, Cinderella, Vaiana and Mulan complete the top 5 behind the most famous animated mice. When it comes to Pixar characters, Woody is followed by his buddy Buzz Lightyear, Robot Wall-E, Fish Nemo, and Tow Truck Martin from Cars.
Finally, what about the results by country? Mickey, the world champion, is necessarily the most popular, 38 times, especially in the United States, Mexico and India. Vaiana is also very successful, with the character leading in 14 countries including the UK and Australia. And the French? The study indicates that the heroine Mulan is the favorite Disney character of the French public, a character who is also favored by Indonesia and Poland.