Americans received 4.1 billion robocalls in June

Posted at 4:31 AM, Jul 09, 2018
and last updated 2018-07-09 10:34:46-04

TAMPA, Fla. — You probably received at least three robocalls a week last month. 

According to YouMail, a company that created an app to stop robocalls with caller ID and smart blocking technology, 4.1 billion of these automated calls were made nationwide in June.

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Robocalls reached 324 million people. They are almost always after money with scams that sound somewhat legitimate.

YouMail collects data and breaks down the top callers:


 Number of calls 

 Place of Origin  

Suspected Type of Call

   800-955-6600    37,331,200      Toll Free     Payments/Debt
   800-266-2278    14,752,900      Toll Free     Cable company debt collection
   877-647-8552    14,376,200      Toll Free     Payments/Debt
   888-222-4227    12,681,100      Toll Free     Payments/Debt
   347-394-2956    12,095,800  New York, NY     Payments/Debt

You can read more about robocalls including the most affected cities by visiting YouMail's Robocall Index.